Bombay Stock Exchange

Sensex, Nifty fall for 2nd day as rising US bond yields rattle global investors

The 30-share BSE barometer declined by 440.76 points or 0.87 per cent to close at 50,405.32, continuing its falling trend for the second day due to concerns over bond yields. Intra-day, the index swung around 726 points. The NSE barometer Nifty ended lower by 142.65 points or 0.95 per cent at 14,938.10.

Mar 06, 2021, 10:21 AM IST

Sensex plunges 400 points, Nifty settles below 15,000 dragged by banks

All the sectoral indices ended in the red with banks, financials, and metal indices leading the losses. Broader markets also succumbed to selling pressure. On the Nifty50, IndusInd Bank, UPL, Tata Motors, Wipro, and Hindalco Industries were the top losers, while ONGC, GAIL India, Maruti Suzuki, Kotak Mahindra Bank, and Hero MotoCorp were the top gainers.

Mar 05, 2021, 15:50 PM IST

Sensex drops 440 points, Nifty slips below 15,000 in early trade

The 'bond bears vs equity bulls' game continue in the US market with similar reverberations in other developed and emerging markets. The highly valued Nasdaq appears to be in a short-phase of reversion to mean, having declined 10 per cent from record highs.

Mar 05, 2021, 10:09 AM IST

Sensex tumbles 440.09 points to 50,405 in opening trade; Nifty drops 124.75 points to 14,956

Wall Street slumped on Thursday (March 4) and global stock markets declined after U.S. Federal Reserve Chair Jerome Powell repeated his pledge to keep credit flowing until Americans are back to work, rebutting investors who have openly doubted he can stick to that promise once the pandemic passes. This downfall has been reflected in the Indian indices. 

Mar 05, 2021, 10:01 AM IST

Sensex closes at 50,846, Nifty ends at 15,080 points

Domestic equities traded lower today mainly on weak global cues Financials and Metals indices were keg drags today, while FMCG, Pharma and IT indices were resilient. A sharp 6 bps rise in 10-Year USA treasury yield made investors jittery today

Mar 04, 2021, 17:40 PM IST

Sensex tumbles 726.29 points in opening trade, Nifty at 15,048.55

The domestic indices opened with a fall on Thursday (March 4). The US markets ended lower on Wednesday and this is reflected in the Indian markets. The Sensex tumbles 726.29 points to 50,718.36 in opening trade; Nifty drops 197.05 points to 15,048.55.

Mar 04, 2021, 09:59 AM IST

Sensex closes at 51,444, Nifty up by 326.50 points

Continuing their winning run for the third session in a row, the BSE Sensex surged nearly 1,148 points to breach the 51,000-level and the NSE Nifty recaptured the 15,200-mark on Wednesday (March 3), propped up by intense buying in financial and energy stocks.

Mar 03, 2021, 17:39 PM IST

Sensex, Nifty up for third straight day, govt assurance on vaccine supports gain

Indian stock market rose for a third straight session. The growth was supported by gains in Reliance Industries and assurances from the government that it had enough COVID-19 vaccine doses to cover its population. The NSE Nifty 50 index rose 0.88% to 15,046.55, while the S&P BSE Sensex gained 0.8% to 50,699.74.

Mar 03, 2021, 09:53 AM IST

Sensex ends 447 points higher, Nifty above 14,900; auto, IT stocks surge

The broader markets were also very positive for the day with the midcap and smallcap indices up 1-2 percent each. On the Nifty50 index, Tata Motors, M&M, Wipro, Adani Ports, and Hero Moto were the top gainers while ONGC, HDFC, Dr Reddy's, Powergrid and Coal India led the losses. 

Mar 02, 2021, 15:58 PM IST

Sensex gains 300 points, Nifty above 14,800; banks, IT stocks lead

On the Nifty50 index, BPCL, IOC, Bajaj Finance, Hero Moto and Grasim were the top gainers while ONGC, HDFC, Powergrid, Hindalco and Coal India led the losses. Among sectors, Nifty IT rose the most, up 1 percent while Nifty Bank and Nifty Pharma were up over 0.5 percent each.

Mar 02, 2021, 09:38 AM IST

Sensex closes at 49,849.84, Nifty up by 232.40 points

The Sensex gained 749.85 points, or 1.53 percent to 49,849.84, while the Nifty ended at 14,761.55, up 232.40 points, or 1.60 percent. Broader indices closed higher, with the Smallcap index outperforming the benchmarks, ending 2 percent higher. All sectors also ended in the green for the day led by Nifty Auto, which rose 2.4 percent.

Mar 01, 2021, 17:13 PM IST

Sensex jumps 700 points in opening trade, Nifty above 14,700

In early trade, top Nifty gainers have been ONGC, UltraTech Cement, Power Grid, UPL, Tech Mahindra, while laggards include Bharti Airtel, Hindalco. Only Bharti Airtel and SBI Life were in the red in the opening deals. Today, auto stocks will also be in focus as the auto majors are due to announce their sales figures today.

Mar 01, 2021, 10:07 AM IST

BSE Sensex opens 400 points up in early trade; Nifty above 10,900

Equity benchmark Sensex opened on a strong note and surged nearly 400 points in early trade on Friday as investor sentiments improved amid positive leads from Asian markets and overnight gains on Wall Street.

Sep 25, 2020, 10:33 AM IST

Sensex up 415.86 points, Nifty ends at 9282.30; IndusInd Bank, Britannia Industries, Bajaj Finserv major gainers

Equity benchmark indices today opened in the green amid positive cues from global markets.

Apr 27, 2020, 15:51 PM IST

Sensex plunges 535.86 points, Nifty ends at 9154.40; Bajaj Finance, Bharti Infratel major losers

On the sectoral front, except energy and pharma, all other indices ended lower. About 773 shares advanced, 1545 shares declined, while 159 shares remain unchanged.

Apr 24, 2020, 15:58 PM IST

Sensex closes 484 points higher, Nifty settles at 9,313.90; IT stocks among top gainers

In the afternoon trade, benchmark indices extended gains in the afternoon with the Nifty50 reclaiming 9,300 levels driven by banking and financials and technology stocks, while the BSE Sensex gained 477.54 points or 1.52 percent at 31,857.09.

Apr 23, 2020, 15:53 PM IST

Sensex closes 743 points up, Nifty settles at 9,187; Zee Entertainment, Asian Paints, IndusInd Bank major gainers

Zee Entertainment too staged a brilliant performance in today`s session and closed 20 per cent up at Rs 155.10 per share. The other major gainers were Asian Paints, IndusInd Bank, Nestle India, Britannia, Maruti and Hero MotoCorp.

Apr 22, 2020, 16:37 PM IST

Sensex tanks 1,011.29 points, Nifty plunges below 9000; Dr Reddy’s Labs, Bharti Infratel, Bharti Airtel major gainers

Equity benchmark indices fell on Tuesday (April 21) after crude futures prices went into negative territory for the first time. The Sensex closed 1,011.29 points down or 3.20% at 30636.71, while the broader Nifty was also down 280.40 points or 3.03% at 8981.45. 

Apr 21, 2020, 15:54 PM IST

Sensex ends 59.28 points higher; Nifty ends above 9000; Tata Motors, HDFC Bank, Infosys major gainers

Major gainers on the Nifty were Tata Motors, HDFC Bank, Infosys, and Sun Pharma, while top losers included Hindalco, JSW Steel, Axis Bank, and Bharti Infratel.

Apr 20, 2020, 15:54 PM IST

Sensex closes 222.80 points high, Nifty settles at 8992.80; NTPC, Vedanta, ICICI Bank major gainers

Except for the IT and FMCG, all other sectoral indices ended in the green today, while 1596 shares advanced, 743 shares declined and 148 remained unchanged.

Apr 16, 2020, 15:45 PM IST