Share Market News Today | Sensex, Nifty, Share Prices HIGHLIGHTS: Domestic equity market benchmarks, BSE Sensex and Nifty 50 settled nearly 2 per cent higher on Tuesday, led by across-the-board buying. BSE Sensex surged 834 points or 1.72 per cent to 49,398.29, while the broader Nifty 50 index added 240 points or 1.68 per cent to end at 14,521. Out of 30 Sensex stocks, 27 scrips traded in the positive territory, led by Bajaj Finserv and Bajaj Finance, which jumped 6.77 per cent and 5.25 per cent, respectively. On the flip side, Tech Mahindra, ITC and M&M were the only laggards on the BSE Sensex today. Market breadth favoured the bulls, as 2,118 stocks advanced while 881 scrips declined. A total of 147 shares remained unchanged. All the Nifty sectoral indices ended in the green, with Nifty Realty index surging 4.19 per cent. Asian peers were also seen ending at all-time highs on upbeat China GDP data.