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Tuesday, September 21, 2021

Market Highlights: Sensex rises 69 points, Nifty ends at 17,380; Media stocks rally

Share Market, Stock Market Highlights: The S&P BSE Sensex ended at 58,247.09, up 69.33 points (0.12 per cent), while the Nifty 50 settled at 17,380.00, up 24.70 points (0.14 per cent).

By: Express Web Desk | New Delhi |
Updated: September 14, 2021 5:06:21 pm
Bombay Stock Exchange building. (Express archive photo)

Share/Stock Market Highlights: The frontline equity indices on the BSE and National Stock Exchange ended with marginal gains on Tuesday.

The S&P BSE Sensex rose 69.33 points (0.12 per cent) to end at 58,247.09, while the Nifty 50 inched up 24.70 points (0.14 per cent) to settle at 17,380.00. Earlier in the day, the Nifty had hit a fresh lifetime high of 17,438.55.

IndusInd Bank, HCL Technologies, Bajaj Auto, Tech Mahindra, Larsen & Toubro (L&T) and Kotak Mahindra Bank were the top gains on the Sensex pack while Nestle India, Ultratech Cement, Hindustan Unilever (HUL), Housing Development Finance Corporation (HDFC), Tata Steel, Bajaj Finserv were the top laggards.

Among the sectoral indices, the Nifty Media index was the top gainer of the day surging 14.40 per cent higher led by a 40 per cent rally in Zee Entertainment Enterprises. This apart, the Nifty Private Bank index gained 1.03 per cent led by Yes Bank, IndusInd Bank and IDFC First Bank.

In the broader market, the S&P BSE MidCap ended at 25,053.67, up 270.22 points (1.09 per cent) while the S&P BSE SmallCap settled at 28,042.45, up 176.31 points (0.63 per cent).

(with inputs from agencies)

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16:21 (IST)14 Sep 2021
Rupee at close

The rupee settled flat at 73.68(provisional) against the US currency on Tuesday in tandem with the muted trend in domestic equities.

At the interbank foreign exchange market, the local currency opened at 73.62 and witnessed a low of 73.70 and an intra-day high of 73.57 in the day trade.

The domestic unit finally settled at 73.68 against the greenback, unchanged from its previous close.

(PTI)

15:45 (IST)14 Sep 2021
Equity markets at close

The S&P BSE Sensex ended at 58,247.09, up 69.33 points or 0.12 per cent, while the Nifty 50 settled at 17,380.00, up 24.70 points or 0.14 per cent.

12:47 (IST)14 Sep 2021
India’s WPI inflation spikes to 11.39% in August: Govt data

The wholesale inflation across the country rose to 11.39 per cent in August, the data released by the Ministry of Commerce & Industry showed.

The wholesale price index (WPI) grew 11.16 per cent during the month of July, while the WPI for June was 12.07 per cent, the data showed. The WPI in August 2020 was at 0.41 per cent. Click here to read

11:53 (IST)14 Sep 2021
Vijaya Diagnostic makes a tepid debut in stock markets, lists 2% above issue price on BSE

Shares of Vijaya Diagnostic Centre made a tepid debut in the stock exchanges today listing at around 2 per cent higher than their issue price.

The scrip got listed at Rs 542.30 apiece on the BSE, thereby registering a gain of 2.13 per cent from its offer price of Rs 531, while on the National Stock Exchange (NSE), it opened at Rs 540.00, up 1.70 per cent from the issue price. Click here to read

10:46 (IST)14 Sep 2021
Rupee rises 7 paise to 73.61 against US dollar in early trade

The Indian rupee appreciated 7 paise to 73.61 against the US dollar in opening trade on Tuesday, tracking a positive trend in domestic equities and sustained foreign fund inflows.

At the interbank foreign exchange, the rupee opened at 73.62 against the dollar, then edged higher to 73.61, up 7 paise over its previous close.

In initial deals, the local unit touched a low of 73.65 against the American currency.

(PTI)

10:44 (IST)14 Sep 2021
Ami Organics makes a strong debut in stock markets, lists 49% above issue price on NSE

Shares of Ami Organics made a strong debut on the stock exchanges today listing at over 49 per cent higher than their issue price.

The scrip got listed at Rs 910.00 apiece on the National Stock Exchange (NSE), thereby registering a gain of 49.18 per cent from its offer price of Rs 610.00, while on the BSE, it opened at Rs 902.00, up 47.87 per cent from the issue price. Click here to read

10:14 (IST)14 Sep 2021
Vijaya Diagnostic Centre makes a tepid debut

Shares of Vijaya Diagnostic Centre got listed with 1.7 per cent gains on the NSE. The scrip opened at Rs 540 apiece against an issue price of Rs 531.

Source: NSE
10:10 (IST)14 Sep 2021
Ami Organics makes a strong debut

Ami Organics shares list at 49% on NSE. The scrip got listed at Rs 910 apiece against an issue price of Rs 610.

Source: NSE
09:50 (IST)14 Sep 2021
Global market update

Asia's share markets were mixed and the dollar held steady on Tuesday, with investors awaiting US inflation data for more clues on when the Federal Reserve will taper stimulus.

China's tightening grip on its technology companies and a widening liquidity crisis for the country's most indebted developer continued to keep investors on edge in early trade.

MSCI's broadest index of Asia-Pacific shares outside Japan was up 0.13%.

Australia's S&P/ASX200 fell 0.31% to 7,400.8, while Hong Kong's Hang Seng Index dipped into negative territory.

China's blue-chip CSI300 index was down 0.2% and Tokyo's Nikkei traded 0.72% higher.

(Reuters)

09:47 (IST)14 Sep 2021
Equity markets at open

Sensex jumps 186.98 pts to 58,364.74 in opening session; Nifty surges 54.65 pts to 17,409.95.

(PTI)

On Monday, the benchmark equity indices on the BSE and National Stock Exchange (NSE) ended marginally lower weighed by market heavyweight Reliance Industries (RIL) and ICICI Bank.

The S&P BSE Sensex fell 127.31 points (0.22 per cent) to end at 58,177.76, while the Nifty 50 slipped 13.95 points (0.08 per cent) to settle at 17,355.30.

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