Nifty50 market cap crosses ₹100 lakh crore — these are the top movers today

Nifty50 market cap crosses ₹100 lakh crore — these are the top movers today
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  • The 30-share BSE index was trading 353 points higher, and the broader NSE Nifty climbed 0.88% on Wednesday at 10:00 am.
  • Here’s a list of the top losers and gainers in the Nifty pack.
  • These are the top stocks that are buzzing in trade today.
  • Check out the latest news and updates on Business Insider.
The Indian equity benchmark indexes rose for an eighth straight session on Wednesday, hitting record highs, driven by strong earnings reports and gains in pharmaceutical stocks.

The 30-share BSE index was trading 353 points higher, and the broader NSE Nifty climbed 0.88% on Wednesday at 10:00 am. Nifty50's market cap crossed ₹100 trillion-mark for the first time, today.

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Here’s a list of the top losers and gainers in the Nifty pack.

Top Nifty GainersTop Nifty Losers
Bajaj FinanceIndusInd Bank
Hero MotoCorpTitan
M&M HUL
CiplaBritannia
GAILAsian Paints
*as of November 11, 9:55 am

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