BSE Sensex Surges 512 Points; ONGC Among Top Gainers | Equitymaster

Helping You Build Wealth With Honest Research
Since 1996. Try Now

  • MyStocks

MEMBER'S LOGINX

     
Login Failure
   
     
   
     
 
 
 
(Please do not use this option on a public machine)
 
     
 
 
 
  Sign Up | Forgot Password?  

BSE Sensex Surges 512 Points; ONGC Among Top Gainers
Fri, 20 Mar 09:30 AM

The BSE Sensex has surged 512 points to 28,800 (up 1.8%).

Among the top gainers in the BSE Sensex today are ONGC (up 5.7%), POWER GRID (up 5.6%) and BAJAJ AUTO (up 5.6%). Other gainers include ITC (up 5.2%) and SUN PHARMA (up 5.1%).

HDFC BANK (down 3.2%) and INDUSIND BANK (down 2.6%) are among the top losers today.

In the meantime, the NSE Nifty Index is up 2,363 points to 8,441 (up 1.9%).

The top gainers in the NSE Nifty Index include include GAIL (up 7.9%), YES BANK (up 6.1%) and POWER GRID (up 5.6%). Other gainers include ONGC (up 5.6%) and JSW STEEL (up 5.1%).

Over the last one year, the BSE Sensex has moved up from Rs 38,363 to Rs 28,800, registering a gain of Rs -9,563 (up -24.9%)..

The top gainers among the BSE Sensex stocks during this same period were BHARTI AIRTEL (up 48.0%), NESTLE (up 27.1%) and HUL (up 12.8%).

Revealed: 3 Stocks for Potentially Massive Gains

Which stocks contributed the most to the BSE Sensex?

The biggest contributors to the gain in the Sensex today were ONGC (4 points) and POWER GRID (9 points).

Among the other contributors were BAJAJ AUTO (121 points) and ITC (9 points).

What about the other broader BSE Indices?

The BSE 100 index has gained -3,186 points today and is now trading at 8,531 (down 27.2%). The top gainer here is BHARTI AIRTEL (up 48.0%).

The BSE 500 on the other hand gained 4,157 points (up 2.0%), and is currently at 11,002.



What else is happening in the markets today? Dig in...

Equitymaster requests your view! Post a comment on "BSE Sensex Surges 512 Points; ONGC Among Top Gainers". Click here!

  

Stock Market Updates

Sensex Slumps 1,400 Points, Nifty Cracks Below 14,400; IndusInd Bank & SBI Fall 8% (Today's Market)

Apr 12, 2021 09:30 am

Asian stock markets are trading on a cautious note today as investors wait to see if US earnings can justify sky-high valuations.

AVANTI FEEDS Share Price Down by 5%; BSE 500 Index Down 3.0% (Today's Market)

Apr 12, 2021 09:45 AM

AVANTI FEEDS share price is trading down by 5% and its current market price is Rs 477. The BSE 500 is down by 3.0%. The top gainers in the BSE 500 Index are GSK CONSUMER (up 5.1%) and LAKSHMI VILAS BANK (up 4.8%). The top losers are AVANTI FEEDS (down 5.0%) and BAJAJ FINANCE (down 5.3%).

VOLTAS Share Price Down by 6%; BSE CONSUMER DURABLES Index Down 4.0% (Today's Market)

Apr 12, 2021 09:39 AM

VOLTAS share price is trading down by 6% and its current market price is Rs 994. The BSE CONSUMER DURABLES is down by 4.0%. The top losers are VOLTAS (down 6.2%) and SYMPHONY (down 5.9%).

VA TECH WABAG Share Price Down by 7%; BSE CAPITAL GOODS Index Down 3.7% (Today's Market)

Apr 12, 2021 09:39 AM

VA TECH WABAG share price is trading down by 7% and its current market price is Rs 254. The BSE CAPITAL GOODS is down by 3.7%. The top losers are VA TECH WABAG (down 6.9%) and HEG (down 7.8%).

SHRIRAM TRANSPORT Share Price Down by 8%; BSE 500 Index Down 3.2% (Today's Market)

Apr 12, 2021 09:39 AM

SHRIRAM TRANSPORT share price is trading down by 8% and its current market price is Rs 1,412. The BSE 500 is down by 3.2%. The top gainers in the BSE 500 Index are GSK CONSUMER (up 5.1%) and JUBILANT PHARMOVA (up 5.0%). The top losers are SHRIRAM TRANSPORT (down 8.0%) and BAJAJ FINANCE (down 6.4%).

J&K BANK Share Price Down by 6%; BSE BANKEX Index Down 4.3% (Today's Market)

Apr 12, 2021 09:38 AM

J&K BANK share price is trading down by 6% and its current market price is Rs 26. The BSE BANKEX is down by 4.3%. The top losers are J&K BANK (down 6.5%) and INDUSIND BANK (down 8.2%).

View More Indian Share Market News

Most Popular

A Critical Update on the Market(Fast Profits Daily)

Mar 30, 2021

In this video, I'll tell you why I am recommending caution in the market at this time.

My Recent Recommendation Will Profit from the Global Supply Chain Crisis(Profit Hunter)

Mar 31, 2021

A tiny chemical company, started in the Licence Raj era, is a great example of a new wealth creating opportunity.

My Stock Trading Strategy(Fast Profits Daily)

Mar 31, 2021

In this video I'll show you exactly how I go about picking stocks for trading.

What You Need to Find Hundred Baggers(Profit Hunter)

Mar 30, 2021

100 baggers of the last decade share this common trait. Here's how to use it to nail future multibaggers.

More

India's #1 Trader
Reveals His Secrets

Secret To Increasing Your Trading Profits Today
Get this Special Report,
The Secret to Increasing Your Trading Profits Today, Now!
We will never sell or rent your email id.
Please read our Terms

S&P BSE SENSEX


Apr 12, 2021 09:54 AM

MARKET STATS