Sensex jumps 403 pts, Nifty tops 18,600 as inflation eases

Domestic retail inflation data for November and positive global cues left Dalal Street pretty enthusiastic on Tuesday. Domestic retail inflation has eased below the upper band of the Reserve ‘s tolerance limit, hitting an 11-month low. As a ripple effect, the Indian equity market closed higher, led by the banking, financial, auto and IT stocks. […]