Besides, three new strategy indices--S&P BSE Sensex 1x Inverse Daily and S&P BSE Sensex 2x Inverse Daily, S&P BSE Sensex 2x Leverage Daily, were launched. The existing S&P BSE indices for Midcap, Small cap, healthcare, IT and FMCG would be ...
The Sensex of the S&P Bombay Stock Exchange (BSE), which opened at 28,525.65 points, closed the day's trade at 27,886.21 points, down 555.89 points or 1.95 percent from the previous day's close at 28,442.10 points.
Shares of Sun Pharma slumped 8.86% on BSE, their biggest daily fall in six years. 3:30pm: The S&P BSE Sensex closes 0.75%, or 210.17 points, lower at 27,676.04, while the CNX Nifty sheds 0.83%, or 70.35 points, to end at 8,377.75.
3:50pm: The BSE Sensex fell to its lowest closing level in nearly two and a half months on Wednesday as caution ahead of the expiry of monthly derivatives and the end of the fiscal year hit blue-chips such as Larsen and Toubro Ltd (L&T).
Meanwhile as at 15:13 IST, the S&P BSE Sensex was down 678.69 points or 2.41% at 27,433.14. Higher crude oil prices could increase fiscal deficit and current account deficit and stoke fuel price inflation.