Sensex

Sensex jumps over 1,000 points on positive global cues; Nifty regains 9,000 mark

The S&P BSE Sensex zoomed over 1,000 points and reclaimed the 31,000-mark, with Axis Bank and IndusInd Bank both up 10 per cent. 

Mar 27, 2020, 09:37 AM IST

Sensex gains 243 points, Nifty at 8,371; Axis Bank, Tech Mahindra gain

Indian indices opened in green on Wednesday (March 26) with the BSE Sensex advancing 243.93 points or 0.85% at 28779.71, and the Nifty gaining 53.85 points or 0.65% at 8371.70.

Mar 26, 2020, 09:24 AM IST

Sensex gains 353 points, Nifty at 7898; Cipla, Wipro gain

Benchmark indices opened in green on Wednesday (March 25) with the Sensex gaining 353.09 points or 1.32% at 27027.12 and the Nifty advacing 97.55 points or 1.25% at 7898.60. About 243 shares have advanced, 348 shares declined, and 35 shares are unchanged.

Mar 25, 2020, 09:28 AM IST

Sensex zooms 1,212 points, Nifty at 7,964; Cipla, Adani Ports gain

Indian Benchmark indices opened in green on Tuesday (March 24) with the BSE Sensex advancing 1,212.60 points or 4.67% at 27193.84, while Nifty gained 353.85 points or 4.65% at 7964.10.

Mar 24, 2020, 09:37 AM IST

Trading halted for 45 minutes as Sensex cracks 10% to hit lower circuit amid COVID-19 coronavirus fears

Trading has been stopped for 45 minutes after Indian benchmark indice BSE Sensex plunged 10% to touch the lower circuit.

Mar 23, 2020, 10:24 AM IST

Sensex down 2,600 points, Nifty below 8,000 as coronavirus worries deepen

Indian benchmark indices opened in red on Monday (March 23) with the Sensex going down 2,624.69 points or 8.77% at 27291.27, and the Nifty declining 757.05 points or 8.66% at 7988.40 due to coronavirus pandemic. 

Mar 23, 2020, 09:27 AM IST

Sensex opens 352.50 points higher at 28,640.73; Nifty at 8,332.10 points

The S&P benchmark BSE Sensex opened Friday's session on a positive note amid cautious gains in Asian peers, a day after Prime Minister Narendra Modi announced an economic taskforce to fight the coronavirus outbreak.

Mar 20, 2020, 09:38 AM IST

Sensex tanks over 1,700 points, Nifty at 37-month low; all sectors in red

The S&P benchmark BSE Sensex opened nearly 1,500 points lower, while Nifty traded at 8,000-mark as the markets opened on Thursday (March 19, 2020). Clearly, all sectors were in the red due to global fears over the coronavirus pandemic. 

Mar 19, 2020, 09:22 AM IST

BSE Sensex plunges over 1,300 points, hits 3-year low

Indian benchmark indices opened in green on Wednesday with the BSE Sensex gaining 501.46 points or 1.64% at 31080.55, and the Nifty advancing 148.70 points or 1.66% at 9115.75.

Mar 18, 2020, 09:25 AM IST

Sensex gains 500 points, Axis Bank, Tata Steel gain

Indian benchmark indices opened in green on Tuesday (March 16) but after a positive start, the indices shed all its gains with the Sensex plunging 527.17 points or 1.68% at 30,863.06 and the Nifty down 73.40 points or 0.80% at 9,124.

Mar 17, 2020, 09:30 AM IST

Coronavirus impact drags Sensex 1800 points, Nifty down over 5%

Equity benchmarks Sensex and Nifty traded almost 5% lower on Monday, amid heavy selling in index heavyweights, tracking sell-off in global indices amid coronavirus scare.

Mar 16, 2020, 11:06 AM IST

Sensex falls 1,600 points, Nifty at 9,514 amid coronavirus fear

Indian benchmark indices started on a weak note on Monday (March 16) with the Sensex losing 1,950.86 points or 5.72% at 32152.62, and the Nifty shedding 440.60 points or 4.43% at 9514.60.

Mar 16, 2020, 09:30 AM IST

How does Sensex, Nifty circuit breaker works - read here

As per the National Stock Exchange (NSE), the index based market-wide circuit breaker system comes into play at three stages of the index movement, at 10 percent, at 15 percent, and at 20 percent. These circuit breakers when triggered bring about a coordinated trading halt in all equity and equity derivative markets nationwide. 

Mar 13, 2020, 11:58 AM IST

Coronavirus Breaking: Biggest fall so far in Indian share market

Markets worldwide dropped drastically after the World Health Organization declared the new coronavirus a pandemic, heightening fears of a global economic recession. After witnessing one of the worst single day fall in recent times, benchmark indices closed nearly 8% lower in Thursday's bearish trade. The 30-share index BSE Sensex closed 2,919 points lower at 32,778, while 50-share index NSE Nifty ended 868 points lower at 9,590.

Mar 12, 2020, 16:50 PM IST

Sensex crashes by 2,500 points, Nifty down by 761 points as coronavirus declared pandemic

Indian equity markets opened in red on Thursday (March 12) with the BSE Sensex losing 1,672.09 points or 4.68% at 34025.31, and the Nifty plunging 490.40 points or 4.69% at 9,968 due to coronavirus fear and global sell-off. Nifty has opened below 10,000 level for the first time since March 26, 2018.

Mar 12, 2020, 09:28 AM IST

Sensex down 87 points, Nifty at 10,410; Yes Bank, Tata Steel gain

Yes Bank, ONGC, Asian Paints, Axis Bank, NTPC SBI and Tata Steel were among major gainers on the Indices, while Infosys, Tech Mahindra, Cipla, Wipro, HCL Tech, TCS and Gail were the major losers.

Mar 11, 2020, 09:24 AM IST

Stock market: Market dashed due to Yes Bank; A bang to Sensex, Nifty

Market indices Sensex and Nifty declined further to trade 6% lower each, led by huge crash in global markets due to yes bank fraud case.

Mar 09, 2020, 17:38 PM IST

Coronavirus Outbreak: A huge drop in the worldwide stock market!

The stock market has recorded a huge decline today. An 'earthquake' has been seen in Nifty, Sensex today. These situations have arisen due to CBI interrogation and raids by Yes Bank founder Rana Kapoor.

Mar 09, 2020, 17:38 PM IST

Sensex plunges 1,500 pts, Nifty at 10,704; YES Bank gains

Indian benchmark indices continued to open in the red on Monday (March 9) due to huge fall in crude oil prices and rising cases of coronavirus with the BSE Sensex losing 1,100 points to open at 36,450 points. 

Mar 09, 2020, 09:25 AM IST

Sensex falls 214 points, Nifty at 11,300 amid coronavirus spread in India

IndusInd Bank, Bajaj Finance, ITC, UltraTech Cement and HDFC Bank were the biggest losers of the day, while Sun Pharma, Tech Mahindra, M&M and Asian Paints ended with gains.

Mar 04, 2020, 16:18 PM IST