Share Market News Today | Sensex, Nifty, Share Prices Highlights: Domestic benchmark indices, Sensex and Nifty 50 witnessed a volatile session today but managed to end the trading session with gains. Sensex finished higher by 100 points or 0.27% to sit at 36,693 points while the 50-stock Nifty was just above the 10,800 mark. Tech Mahindra ended up by 56%, followed by HCL tech and Reliance Industries. Bajaj Finance and the HDFC twins were the worst-performing stocks on Sensex, all falling over 2%. Reliance on Monday became the first publicly listed company to reach a market cap of Rs 12 lakh crore. Among sectoral indices, Nifty IT and Nifty Metal were top gainers while all banking and financial services indices were in the red.
Mukesh Ambani’s Reliance Industries bagged its twelfth cheque for a 0.15% stake in Jio Platforms on Sunday. The Rs 730 crore investment comes from Qualcomm Ventures, the investment arm of the US-based wireless communications giant. The investment from Qualcomm, Mukesh Ambani said, will “help us deliver on our 5G vision and the digital transformation of India for both people and enterprises.” Reliance Industries has so far received payments from 5 of the 12 investors, including Mark Zuckerberg’s Facebook and the Saudi Public Investment Fund. Reliance will hold virtual AGM this week on Wednesday.