On the third trading day of the week, the Sensex opened with a gain of 9.16 points or 0.02% at 52,782.21 points. At the same time, there was a fall in Nifty this morning. At the time of market opening, Nifty opened at 15,847.50, down 21.75 points or 0.14%. However, for some time Nifty overcame this fall. The stock market closed with gains on Tuesday.
ONGC shares saw the biggest jump of 1.72% in the Sensex this morning. Shares of Sun Pharma, Bajaj Finance, Axis Bank were also trading above the green mark. Shares of PowerGrid fell the most this morning, down 0.69%. Asian Paints, Dr Reddy were also trading below the red mark in the morning.
Yesterday the stock market closed at its record level. Sensex maintained yesterday morning’s bounce till evening and closed at 52773.05 points with a gain of 0.42%. At the same time, the Nifty closed at a record level of 15,869.25 with a gain of 57.40 points or 0.36 percent. The stock market was open in the morning too.
Asian Paints was the top gainer in the Sensex yesterday. The company’s shares closed up 3.18% today. There was also a jump in the shares of Axis Bank, ICICI Bank, Hindustan Unilever. Shares of Bajaj Finance were the biggest losers of 1.11%, Dr Reddy, Titan also closed below the La mark. Shares of Asian Paints also closed with a rise of 2.88% in Nifty.