Share Market News Today | Sensex, Nifty, Share Prices HIGHLIGHTS: Domestic equity market benchmarks BSE Sensex and Nifty 50 posted fresh record closing highs on Friday. BSE Sensex surged 163 points or 0.27 per cent to end at 60,048, while the Nifty index gained 30 points or 0.17 per cent to settle at 17,853. Asian Paints, M&M, HCL Tech, HDFC Bank, Bharti Airtel, Maruti Suzuki, Infosys, ICICI Bank were among the top index gainers, which helped Sensex to surge past the crucial 60,000-mark on a closing basis. On the flip side, Tata Steel, State Bank of India (SBI), Axis Bank, ITC, NTPC, Bajaj Finance, HUL capped the gains in the index. On the sectoral front, Bank Nifty index gained to end at 37,830, while Nifty IT index added nearly one per cent. The Nifty Metal index was the top loser.