Stocks built on gains to close at fresh life-time highs in their record-setting spree for a third straight session on Monday.
According to market analysts, healthy buying support was witnessed in banking, consumer durables and metal stocks. The NSE Nifty50 index was 0.80 per cent up at 10,766.
The index of industrial production rose 8.4 percent year-on-year in November, the statistics ministry said Friday, which was much higher than the 4.4 percent economists' had expected.
The US markets will remain shut today for the Martin Luther King Jr. holiday.
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Asian shares too hit historic highs on Monday after Wall Street extended its record-breaking run, while the United States dollar retreat continued as investors priced in the risk of tighter policies elsewhere in the developed world.
The rupee jumped 30 paise to 63.33 against the dollar, helped by strong gains in domestic stocks and losses in the greenback in overseas markets.
The domestic unit hovered between 63.48 and 63.33 during morning deals, before trading at 63.39 at 1130hrs.
The US dollar was trading at three-year lows against a basket of currencies in early Asian trade.