BSE Sensex Surges 902 Points; YES BANK Among Top Gainers
May 23, 2019 10:38 AM

The BSE Sensex has surged 902 points to 40,012 (up 2.3%).

Among the top gainers in the BSE Sensex today are YES BANK (up 8.1%), L&T (up 6.6%) and INDUSIND BANK (up 6.6%). Other gainers include SBI (up 5.9%) and ICICI BANK (up 4.6%).

SUN PHARMA (down 0.6%) and VEDANTA LTD (down 0.6%) are among the top losers today.

In the meantime, the NSE Nifty Index is up 5,926 points to 12,004 (up 2.2%).

The top gainers in the NSE Nifty Index include include ADANI PORTS & SEZ (up 9.4%), YES BANK (up 8.3%) and INDUSIND BANK (up 6.3%). Other gainers include SBI (up 5.7%) and L&T (up 5.6%).

Over the last one year, the BSE Sensex has moved up from Rs 34,651 to Rs 40,012, registering a gain of Rs 5,361 (up 15.4%)..

The top gainers among the BSE Sensex stocks during this same period were BAJAJ FINANCE (up 63.3%), AXIS BANK (up 52.7%) and RELIANCE IND. (up 49.7%).

Which stocks contributed the most to the BSE Sensex?

The biggest contributors to the gain in the Sensex today were YES BANK (13 points) and L&T (97 points).

Among the other contributors were INDUSIND BANK (122 points) and SBI (22 points).

What about the other broader BSE Indices?

The BSE 100 index has gained 1,238 points today and is now trading at 12,087 (up 11.4%). The top gainer here is BAJAJ FINANCE (up 63.3%).

The BSE 500 on the other hand gained 1,015 points (up 2.1%), and is currently at 15,516.