SENSEX NIFTY
YOU ARE HERE >  MONEYCONTROL MARKETS INDICES

Sensex

29518.47
59.33
(0.20%)

Mar 03, 10:18

  Intraday 52 Week
OPEN: 29,500.19 HIGH: 29,517.12 29,844.16
PREV CLOSE: 29,459.14 LOWS: 29,364.87 20,920.98
Simple Moving Averages
30 Days 50 Days 150 Days 200 Days
29,024.39 28,409.67 27,444.22 26,825.24
Returns - Sensex
YTD : 39.43% 1 Week 1.70% 1 Month: 1.20% 3 Months: 3.60%
6 Months: 9.00% 1 Year : 40.60% 2 Year : 56.10% 3 Year : 67.00%

Track the Markets

Get critical & timely alerts on SMS, email & desktop

The markets at your fingertips with:

  • Daily index updates on all Indian indices
  • Customised Index value trigger alerts
  • Market Commentary
  • Breaking News & Broker Recommendations
  • FII / MF / DII Trading Activity

* effective rate for 1 year package

Compare Sensex performance

 Mar'15Feb'15Jan'15Dec'14Nov'14Oct'14
HIGH29576.3229560.3229844.1628809.6428822.3727894.32
LOW29259.7728044.4926776.1226469.4227739.5625910.77
CLOSE29459.1429361.5029182.9527499.4228693.9927865.83
Stocks Comprising The Sensex
NAME SECTOR LAST PRICE MKT. CAP.
Axis Bank Banks - Private Sector 634.55 150,185.68
Bajaj Auto Auto - 2 & 3 Wheelers 2094.00 60,593.45
Bharti Airtel Telecommunications - Service 347.05 138,729.77
BHEL Infrastructure - General 272.85 66,782.77
Cipla Pharmaceuticals 722.50 58,013.89
History of Sensex

S&P BSE SENSEX, first compiled in 1986, was calculated on a 'Market Capitalization-Weighted' methodology of 30 component stocks representing large, well-established and financially sound companies across key sectors. The base year of S&P BSE SENSEX was taken as 1978-79. S&P BSE SENSEX today is widely reported in both domestic and international markets through print as well as electronic media. It is scientifically designed and is based on globally accepted construction and review methodology. Since September 1, 2003, S&P BSE SENSEX is being calculated on a free-float market capitalization methodology. The 'free-float market capitalization-weighted' methodology is a widely followed index construction methodology on which majority of global equity indices are based; all major index providers like MSCI, FTSE, STOXX, and Dow Jones use the free-float methodology.

The growth of the equity market in India has been phenomenal in the present decade. Right from early nineties, the stock market witnessed heightened activity in terms of various bull and bear runs. In the late nineties, the Indian market witnessed a huge frenzy in the 'TMT' sectors. More recently, real estate caught the fancy of the investors. S&P BSE SENSEX has captured all these happenings in the most judicious manner. One can identify the booms and busts of the Indian equity market through S&P BSE SENSEX. As the oldest index in the country, it provides the time series data over a fairly long period of time (from 1979 onwards). Small wonder, the S&P BSE SENSEX has become one of the most prominent brands in the country.

Source : BSE

Calculation Methodology
Scrip selection criteria
Understanding Free-float Methodology
Definition of Free-float
Major advantages of Free-float Methodology

 Stock Market Message Board

Apte

New Member

0 Follower

Asian Granito : Asian Granito    2 replies

Price when posted : BSE: Rs 136.80 ( 14.38 % )

Congrants Yash Sir !!!...

about 3 sec ago

 Post a Message

Live Market Map

Market Commentary

Sensex, Nifty flat; Coal India falls 5%, Sun Pharma up 2%

Sun Pharma, HDFC, TCS, Reliance and Cipla are top gainers in the Sensex. Coal India tanks 5 percent, while M&M, Tata Motors, Axis Bank and ITC are laggards.


Holiday List BSE | NSE

Indian Indices

S&P BSE AUTO

19761.66
163.29

S&P BSE BANKEX

22890.09
91.63

BANK NIFTY

19930.00
78.10

S&P BSE FMCG

8044.96
21.63

S&P BSE HEALTHCARE

16328.47
177.76

S&P BSE IT

12078.03
106.42

S&P BSE METALS

10488.19
74.83

S&P BSE PSU

8135.71
27.55

S&P BSE TECk

6457.05
47.95

S&P BSE SMALLCAP

11455.85
85.05

S&P BSE MIDCAP

11039.06
86.13

CNX Midcap

13413.00
90.80

Global Indices

US

Dow Jones(Mar 02)

18288.63
155.93

Nasdaq(Mar 02)

5008.10
44.57

ASIA

Nikkei 225(Mar 3)

18790.91
35.97

Straits Times(Mar 3)

3426.70
22.81

Hang Seng(Mar 3)

24892.25
4.81

Taiwan Index(Mar 3)

9592.55
8.81

KOSPI(Mar 3)

1998.11
1.30

Shanghai Comp.(Mar 3)

3305.45
30.83

EUROPE

FTSE(Mar 2)

6940.64
6.02

CAC(Mar 2)

4917.32
34.16

DAX(Mar 2)

11410.36
8.70

Useful Links

OUR WINNING PICKS

DID YOU INVEST?

INTRADAY PICKS!

(March 02, 2015)

AT (Rs)



GAIN (Rs)

ALL TIME WINNERS

RECO PRICE

PEAK PRICE

OUR PACKAGES

Super Combo
2400

Powerful mix of both trader and investor packs with timely expert advice.

Technical
1429

Designed especially for traders looking to tap the profit opportunities of volatile markets.

Fundamental
1429

For all investors looking to unearth stocks that are poised to move.

Explore Moneycontrol

Copyright © e-Eighteen.com Ltd. All rights reserved. Reproduction of news articles, photos, videos or any other content in whole or in part in any form or medium without express written permission of moneycontrol.com is prohibited.