Share Market News Today | Sensex, Nifty, Share Prices Highlights: Domestic stock markets closed in the red on Wednesday. Benchmark indices opened in the green but failed to hold at the highs and slumped. On the closing bell, Sensex was at 52,306 while the 50-stock NSE Nifty was at 15,686. Maruti Suzuki India once again ended as the top Sensex gainer surging 2.29%, followed by Titan Company and Bajaj Finserv. Only 8 of the 30 Sensex constituents ended in the green. Among the worst performers were Larsen & Toubro, Kotak Mahindra Bank, Tata Steel, and HDFC. Broader markets mirrored the benchmarks and closed in the red. India VIX surged 4%.