Share Market News Today | Sensex, Nifty, Share Prices HIGHLIGHTS: Domestic equity market benchmarks BSE Sensex and Nifty 50 plunged nearly one cent on Monday amid weak global cues
Market particpiants will continue to look at the fine print of the Union Budget 2021, along with corporate earnings, foreign fund inflows, oil prices, rupee movement and other global developments for further cues.
Share Market News Today | Sensex, Nifty, Share Prices HIGHLIGHTS: Domestic equity market benchmarks BSE Sensex and Nifty 50 fell over one per cent on Monday as weak global cues weighed on investor sentiments. BSE Sensex tumbled 470 points or 0.96 per cent to 48,564. while the broader Nifty 50 index plunged 152 points or 1.06 per cent to end at 14,281. Out of 30 Sensex stocks, just four stocks ended in the positive territory. ONGC shares were worst-performers, falling 4.6 per cent, followed by Power Grid Corporation of India, Bajaj Finance, Sun Pharma, IndusInd Bank, Maruti Suzuki and Bharti Airtel, among others. India VIX, the volatility index, settled 1.2 per cent higher at 24 levels. Market breadth remained in the favour of bears on Monday as 2,089 stocks declined while 939 scrips rose. All the sectoral indices ended in a deep sea of red with Nifty Metal index plunging over 4 per cent.