Today, the fourth trading day of the week i.e. on Thursday, the stock market closed on the red mark. The Bombay Stock Exchange's flagship index Sensex closed at 52,323.33, down 178.65 points (0.34 percent). On the other hand, the Nifty of the National Stock Exchange closed at 15,691.40, down 76.15 points, or 0.48 percent. Last week, the BSE 30-share Sensex had gained 374.71 points or 0.71 percent.
condition of big stocks
Talking about the big stocks, today the shares of UltraTech Cement, TCS, Infosys, Asian Paints, and Tech Mahindra closed on the green mark. On the other hand, the shares of Adani Ports, Hindalco, IndusInd Bank, NTPC, and Itcher Motors closed on the red mark.
Keeping an eye on the sectoral index
Looking at the sectoral index, today all sectors except IT and FMCG closed on the red mark. These include PSU banks, pharma, metals, auto, financial services, banks, private banks, realty, and media.
Last week, the market capitalization of five of the top 10 Sensex companies increased by Rs 1,01,389.44 crore. IT sector companies Tata Consultancy Services (TCS) and Infosys were the biggest gainers. While the market capitalization of Reliance Industries, TCS, Infosys, Hindustan Unilever Limited, and Bajaj Finance increased in the week under review, the market capitalization of HDFC Bank, HDFC, ICICI Bank, State Bank of India, and Kotak Mahindra Bank declined.
The market was open on the red mark
The Sensex opened at 52,219.16, down 282.82 points (0.54 percent) in early trade. On the other hand, Nifty opened at 15,678.20 with a decline of 89.30 points (0.57 percent).
Sensex-Nifty closed on the red mark on Wednesday
The stock market closed on the red mark on Wednesday. The Sensex closed at 52,501.98, down 271.07 points (0.51 per cent). On the other hand, Nifty closed at 15,767.55, down 101.70 points, or 0.64 percent.