Share Market News Today | Sensex, Nifty, Share Prices HIGHLIGHTS: Domestic equity market benchmarks BSE Sensex and Nifty 50 settled nearly half a per cent lower in Thursday’s volatile trade dragged by private banks and financial stocks. The 30-share Sensex fell 129 points or 0.38 per cent to end the session at 33,980, while the broader Nifty 50 index closed the trade at 10.029, down 33 points or 0.32 per cent. Out of 30 Sensex stocks, 16 stocks finished trade in negative territory with Asian Paints as top Sensex laggard, down 4.85 per cent. Bajaj Finance, HDFC, IndusInd Bank, Axis Bank and Kotak Mahindra Bank were among top losers on the index. On the other hand, Tech Mahindra was the top Sensex gainer with a growth of 5.34 per cent, follwed by Sun Pharma, Bharti Airtel, HCL Tech and Reliance Industries (RIL). Nifty sectoral indices traded mixed today. Nifty Bank index slipped over 2.5 per cent weighed down by Bandhan Bank, RBL Bank, IndusInd Bank and Kotak Mahindra Bank.