Share Market News Today | Sensex, Nifty, Share Prices HIGHLIGHTS: Domestic equity market benchmarks BSE Sensex and Nifty 50 settled into the red for the second consecutive session on Wednesday, dragged by bank stocks. The 30-share Sensex ended 171 points or 0.45 per cent down at 38,194, while the broader Nifty 50 index finished 39 points or 0.35 per cent down at 11,278. However, losses were capped by Reliance Industries shares which jumped 2.57 per cent on closing. Top Sensex gainer was Tata Steel which ended at Rs 419.80 apiece, up 3.67 per cent, followed by RIL, Sun Pharma, Bharti Airtel, Asian Paints, Nestle India and Maruti Suzuki. On the flip side, State Bank of India shares fell the most, becoming the top Sensex laggard. Bajaj Finserv, Axis Bank, ONGC, ITC, Bajaj Finance, ICICI Bank, Kotak Mahindra Bank and HDFC Bank were among top index losers. Among sectoral indices, Nifty Auto, Nifty Media, Nifty Metal and Nifty Pharma settled with gains. While Nifty PSU Bank index declined 2.87 per cent.