Share Market News Today | Sensex, Nifty, Share Prices LIVE: Domestic equity market benchmarks S&P BSE Sensex and NSE’s Nifty ended over 1.50 per cent down on Monday dragged by mainly realty estate and financial stocks amid weak global cues. S&P BSE Sensex finished trade 470 points or 1.51 per cent lower at 30,690, while the broader Nifty 50 index settled at 8,994, down 118 points or 1.30 per cent. As many as 23 stocks out of 30 Sensex stocks ended in deep red today with Bajaj Finance as the top loser. down 10.27 per cent, followed by M&M, Titan, Hero MotoCorp and ICICI Bank. LT was the top Sensex gainer with a growth of 6.57 per cent. Bharti Airtel, IndusInd Bank, UltraCement and NTPC were among the other gainers on the Sensex. Barring Nifty Metal and Nifty Pharma, all the sectoral indices settled in negative territory. Nifty Realty index cracked nearly 5 per cent dragged by The Phoenix Mills, DLF and Prestige. Conversely, Nifty Pharma jumped 2.77 per cent led by gains in Piramal Enterprises, Cadila Healthcare and Divi’s lab
Top oil-producing nations reached an agreement on Sunday to cut crude oil output to boost the plummeting oil prices. Oil prices have been tanking due to the novel coronavirus pandemic that has seen demand slumping to new lows. Members of the oil cartel, OPEC led by Saudi Arabia and allied led by Russia met via video conference on Sunday in an effort to join hands to formulate a plan to stablise prices by cutting output. US President Donald Trump termed the deal as ‘great for all’. He took to Twitter to say that the deal will “save hundreds of thousands of energy jobs in the US”.