Share Market News Today | Sensex, Nifty, Share Prices Highlights: Sensex and Nifty closed with gains on Tuesday. Broader markets outperformed the benchmark indices while volatility jumped 3%.
Broader markets again outperformed benchmark indices.
Share Market News Today | Sensex, Nifty, Share Prices Highlights: Domestic benchmark indices Sensex and Nifty closed near their all-time highs on Tuesday. S&P BSE Sensex closed at 43,952 points while the 50-stock Nifty ended at 12,874 levels. Tata Steel, SBI, and HDFC bank were among the top gainers while NTPC, HCL Tech, and ONGC were the top drags. Broader markets outperformed the benchmark and the volatility index closed with 3.5% gains.
After Pfizer and BioNtech announced that their trial covid-19 vaccine was more than 90% effective, Moderna has now said that its experimental vaccine is about 94.5% effective in preventing Coronavirus infection. With the second such announcement coming in as many weeks the world is expecting a faster than expected return to the normal. Both Pfizer and Moderna’s vaccine candidates have been developed with a new technology called messenger RNA (mRNA).