Share Market News Today | Sensex, Nifty, Share Prices highlights: Domestic benchmark indices Sensex and Nifty bounced back from a 4-day losing streak to end near day’s high on Wednesday amid volatility. The S&P BSE Sensex ended 429 points or 1 per cent higher at 41,323 while NSE’s Nifty rallied 133 points or 1 per cent to settle at 12,126 points. As many as 21 out of 30 Sensex stocks finished the trade in green. Bajaj Finance was the top index gainer with a growth of 2.79 per cent, followed by HUL, RIL, ONGC and HDFC. On the flip side, Sun Pharma, top Sensex loser, declined 1.33 per cent. TCS, Bharti Airtel, LT, IndusInd Bank and Maruti were among other laggards. All the Nifty sectoral indices ended in green today. Nifty FMCG index gained 500 points led by Jubilant Foodworks, HUL, Nestle India and Colgate-Palmolive. Similarly, Nifty Pharma index, too, ended higher with Aurobindo Pharma, Cadila Healthcare and Piraml Enterprises as the top index gainers. Broder markets outperformed the equity benchmarks. The S&P BSE MidCap index gained 206 points or 1.34 per cent to close at 15,632, while the S&P BSE SmallCap index settled 204 points or 1.41 per cent at 14,671 points.
There are no concerns related to price rise so far due to Coronavirus, Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman on Tuesday said, adding that it’s early to talk about the impact of Coronavirus on the government’s Make in India mission. The government will soon announce measures to deal with the impact of the Coronavirus outbreak on the domestic industry, Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman said on Tuesday. There is no crisis situation yet as raw materials are available, said Nirmala Sitharaman in her press conference discussing the impact of the Coronavirus outbreak on Indian trade and business.