Beginning of Indian stock market
The BSE Sensex opened at 60,716 points, up 60.31 points in the morning trading session. At the same time, Nifty of the national stock market opened slightly higher by 21 points or 0.12 per cent to 18,074. Shares of Reliance Industries were trading lower in early trade today and investors turned their backs on the company’s stock.
Status of Sensex and Nifty
Today, on Wednesday, out of 30 stocks in the Sensex, 23 stocks are trading bullish and 10 shares are in the red sign of bearish. On the other hand, out of 50 Nifty stocks, 34 are bullish and 16 are bearish today. SBI Life, Hindalco, HCL Tech, Tata Steel and UPL led the Nifty while HDFC Life, BPCL, Mahindra & Mahindra, ICICI Bank and Reliance Industries were the top losers.
American stock markets fall
The US market closed lower on Tuesday. The Down Jones fell 391 points. Wall Street’s main sensitive index fell 1.14 percent to close at 33,910. Meanwhile, the S&P 500 fell 8 points, or 0.20 percent, to 3,990, while the Nasdaq Composite rose 16 points to close at 11,095.