There was a lot of volatility in the domestic stock markets on Wednesday. Both the benchmark indices lost the entire day’s gains and closed with a fall. In the closing, the Sensex reached the level of 52482.71 with a fall of 66.95 points or 0.13% and the Nifty closed at 15721.50 with a fall of 27 points or 0.17%.
About 1503 shares rose with the closing. 1455 shares fell and 97 shares saw no change. Except IT, all the indices on Nifty closed in the red mark. Nifty Bank has declined 0.7 percent. BSE Midcap closed flat, while Smallcap declined 0.5 per cent.
If we talk about the opening, the major stock index Sensex rose over 200 points in early trade on Wednesday due to the rise in big stocks like Infosys, Reliance Industries and Maruti amid a positive trend in global markets. In the opening, the 30-share BSE index was trading 200.35 points or 0.38 per cent higher at 52,750.01. Similarly, the broader NSE Nifty rose 60.15 points or 0.38 per cent to 15,808.60.
The Sensex was at the level of 52,738.24 at 10.23 in the morning. The index had gained 188.58 or 0.36%. Nifty was trading at the level of 15,804.30 during this period. The index had gained 55.85 or 0.35%.
The biggest gain of one percent in the Sensex was in Maruti. Apart from this, Titan, Infosys, Tata Steel, M&M, Asian Paints and Nestle India were also trading with gains. On the other hand, PowerGrid, NTPC, ICICI Bank, IndusInd Bank and HUL were in the red.
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