The Nifty began the week on a positive note and hit fresh all-time high as it climbed past 8,500 on the back of supportive cues from Asian peers. All the sectoral indices, barring the FMCG sector, were in the green with metals, technology and capital goods in the lead. The nifty is trading at 8507.30 up 0.35% or 29.95 pts while sensex surge above 0.37% or 103.77 at 28438.40 .
BSE Midcap Index was up 0.63% and the S&P BSE Smallcap Index gained 0.55%.
Among the sectoral indices, the S&P BSE Metal Index surged 1.81 per cent, the S&P BSE IT Index moved up 0.83% and the S&P BSE Capital goods Index rose 0.70% .