Bombay Stocks Soar Again

The Sensex adds 98 points to hit a new record.
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Bombay stocks set another record Wednesday.

The BSE Sensex rose 98 points to close at 12,612 after earlier touching an intraday high of 12,624.

Top gainers on the index were


, which rose by 4.3%,

Tata Power

, up 4%, and


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, up by 3.5%.

The top losers on the index were

Gujarat Ambuja

, which lost 2.7%, and




, each down 2.3%.

UTI Bank

rose 1.9% on reports it may boost home loan rates by 50 basis points to 9% for its existing customers from July 1.

Tamilnadu Newsprint

rose 2.2% after revenue doubled in the last year.

Asian Paints

rose up 0.6% after posting a 22% rise in profit for the year.

Reliance Natural Resources

moved up 2.3% on plans to raise $300 million in a bond issue.

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