Share Market News Today | Sensex, Nifty, Share Prices Highlights: Sensex and Nifty ended the day down from the day’s high but still in the green. S&P BSE Sensex was up 214 points while the Nifty 50 index managed to end just below the 11,380 mark. Power sector players NTPC and Powergrid managed to surge over 4% each, making them the top Sensex gainers. These were followed by Asian Paints, HDFC Bank, and Sun Pharma. ONGC, Bharti Airtel, and Tata Steel were the worst performing stock on Sensex. Volatility slipped to a six-month low. Except Nifty IT, Media, and Metal all indices ended with gains.
Reserve Bank of India’s Deputy Governor Michael Debabrata Patra in the previous monetary policy committee meeting said that Technical considerations under the monetary policy framework have brought the policy to a standstill. The comments made by Patra, as seen in the minutes of the MPC, come at a time when the term of the first MPC is coming to an end and inflation has been above the MPC’s tolerance band for months.