Chris Wood noted that inflows into domestic equity funds remain negative though retail investors have been more active in the market.
Share Market News Today | Sensex, Nifty, Share Prices HIGHLIGHTS: Domestic equity market benchmarks BSE Sensex and Nifty 50 ended flat on Wednesday, after recovering from day’s low. BSE Sensex ended 37 points or 0.08 per cent down at 44,618, while the broader Nifty 50 index settled 5 points up at 13,114. Index heavyweights such as HDFC Bank, Kotak Mahindra Bank, Housing Development Finance Corporation (HDFC), ICICI Bank and Bajaj Finance contributed the most to the indices’ loss today. Out of 30 Sensex stocks, 22 scrips ended in the green, with ONGC as the top Sensex gainer. The oil giant was followed by Asian Paints, Titan Company, Tata Steel, Bajaj-Auto, M&M and Maruti Suzuki among others. On the other hand, Kotak Mahindra Bank was the top Sensex laggard, followed by HDFC Bank, Nestle India and SBI. The trend among Nifty sectoral indices was largely positive. The nifty Metal index was top sectoral gainer, up 2.56 per cent. While Nifty Bank index fell 1.19 per cent.