The National Stock Exchange index Nifty rose 11 points in early trade on Wednesday on gains in SBI, Infosys, Wipro, Cipla and Sun Pharma on sustained foreign capital inflows.
The data for Sensex was not available due to a technical glitch at the Bombay Stock Exchange.
The 50-issue NSE Nifty rose 11.00 points, or 0.15%, to 7,667.40. Brokers said continued buying by foreign funds amid a mixed trend at other Asian bourses influenced the trading sentiments here.
Meanwhile, the BSE Sensex closed at an all-time high of 25,583.69 in Tuesday's trade after hitting intra-day high of 25,711.11. The gauge had rallied by 778.48 points in the past four sessions.
Among other Asian markets, Hong Kong's Hang Seng was down 0.39%% while Japan's Nikkei rose 0.28% in early trade on Wednesday. The US Dow Jones Industrial Average ended 0.02% higher in Tuesday's trade.