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Sensex

26809.54
33.85
(0.13%)

Sep 24, 09:58

  Intraday 52 Week
OPEN: 26,817.94 HIGH: 26,844.70 27,354.99
PREV CLOSE: 26,775.69 LOWS: 26,741.38 19,264.72
Simple Moving Averages
30 Days 50 Days 150 Days 200 Days
26,679.01 26,286.77 24,267.86 23,415.35
Returns - Sensex
YTD : 26.64% 1 Week 1.10% 1 Month: 1.30% 3 Months: 7.00%
6 Months: 21.40% 1 Year : 34.50% 2 Year : 43.40% 3 Year : 65.70%

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Compare Sensex performance

 Sep'14Aug'14Jul'14Jun'14May'14Apr'14
HIGH27354.9926674.3826300.1725735.8725375.6322939.31
LOW26464.0325232.8224892.0024270.2022277.0422197.51
CLOSE26775.6926638.1125894.9725413.7824217.3422417.80
Stocks Comprising The Sensex
NAME SECTOR LAST PRICE MKT. CAP.
Axis Bank Banks - Private Sector 398.90 94,102.13
Bajaj Auto Auto - 2 & 3 Wheelers 2396.00 69,332.34
Bharti Airtel Telecommunications - Service 397.40 158,856.68
BHEL Infrastructure - General 216.15 52,904.87
Cipla Pharmaceuticals 586.00 47,051.19
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

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Understanding Free-float Methodology
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Market Commentary

Sensex, Nifty open flat; Wipro, Coal India, SBI top gainers

Wipro, Coal India, ICICI Bank, BHEL and SBI are top gainers while Hindalco, Sesa Sterlite, Dr Reddy's Labs, Tata Motors and Tata Steel are major laggards in the Sensex.


Holiday List BSE | NSE

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S&P BSE AUTO

17873.83
75.18

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18205.42
1.20

BANK NIFTY

15905.90
3.05

S&P BSE FMCG

7674.09
81.25

S&P BSE HEALTHCARE

13656.02
88.22

S&P BSE IT

10492.55
17.11

S&P BSE METALS

11685.92
34.42

S&P BSE PSU

7894.78
11.54

S&P BSE TECk

5826.50
7.44

S&P BSE SMALLCAP

10982.52
13.22

S&P BSE MIDCAP

9674.92
21.23

CNX Midcap

11459.10
22.00

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US

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116.81

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4508.69
19.00

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Nikkei 225(Sep 24)

16121.67
84.23

Straits Times(Sep 24)

3296.21
1.88

Hang Seng(Sep 24)

23929.19
92.12

Taiwan Index(Sep 24)

9104.95
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2031.63
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2328.00
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