Share Market News Today | Sensex, Nifty, Share Prices Highlights: Domestic equity market benchmarks BSE Sensex and Nifty 50 turned negative in Wednesday’s volatile trade. The 30-share index Sensex was down 422 points or 1.10 per cent to trade at 38,071, while the broader Nifty 50 settled at 11,202. Reliance Industries Ltd was the top Sensex loser, falling 3.75%, followed by M&M, HCL Tech, and Nestle. While the gainers were IndusInd Bank, Tata Steel, UltraTech Cement, Sun Pharma, Bajaj Finance, and L&T. Most of the sectoral indices ended in the red, while Nifty Pharma, Nifty Metal, and Nifty PSU Bank were the top sectoral gainers. Volatility surged 2% during the day.
In what can be seen as a breather for listed companies that are struggling to compile their financial results in the wake of the pandemic and the resultant lockdowns, SEBI today extended the deadline for submitting April-June quarter results. Companies, as per the regulations, have to submit their quarterly results for the first quarter of every fiscal year by August 14, this has been extended to September 15 by SEBI.