Market update 12th June 2020. Market closes with highest intraday gains in more than two months.
Today, Indian indices witnessed volatile trade with the biggest intraday gain and closed on a positive note, majorly supported by Banking, Pharma, Energy and Telecom sector stocks. All the sectors ended on positive note except IT. When market closed, SENSEX increased by 242.52 points or 0.72%, closing at 33,780.89 and NIFTY was up by 70.90 points or 0.72%, closing at 9,972.90.
The S&P BSE midcap index was up by 119.57 points or 0.96%, closing at 12,600.15 and S&P BSE Small cap increased by 14.85 points or 0.13%, closing at 11,845.27. While, NIFTY Midcap 100 closed at 14,339.35 up by 181.55 points or 1.28% and NIFTY Small cap 100 closed at 4,393.50 decreased by 4.85 points or 0.11%.
Global indices and commodities:
When Indian market closed, almost all the global indices were trading at a positive note. DAX was up by 179.74 points or 1.50%, trading at 12,150.03 and CAC was trading at 4,931.07 up by 115.47 points or 1.50%. SGX Nifty was trading at 9,899.50 and increased by 0.47% or 46.50 points. While, NASDAQ was trading at 9,492.73, down by 527.62 points or 5.27%.
Currently, Gold is trading at 47,204, down by 195.00 points or 0.41%, Silver is trading at 48,145, down by 494.00 points and 1.02%. Crude oil is trading at 2,774.00 which decreased by 8.00 points or 0.29%.
At the closing time of Indian indices, almost all the currencies were trading at a positive note expect Euro. USD was trading at Rs 75.84, increased by 0.08%. EURO was trading at Rs 85.80, down by 0.03% and GBP was trading at Rs 95.81, up by 0.09%.
Sector wise performance:
Among the sectors, major jump was seen in Banking, Auto, Pharma and Energy sector while major losses was booked by IT Stocks. The S&P BSE Auto index increased by 419.22 points or 2.91% and S&P BSE BANKEX was up by 67.36 points or 0.29%. While, S&P BSE IT was down by 216.96 points or 1.49%. At close, NIFTY BANK increased by 129.40 points or 0.63%, closing at 20,654.55 and NIFTY Auto was up by 185.80 points or 2.92%. While, NIFTY IT decreased by 216.70 points or 1.48%, closing at 14,402.75 and NIFTY Media fell by 11.25 points or 0.87%.
Top 5 gainers:
Share price of Mahindra and Mahindra increased by 33.90 points or 7.14%, closing at Rs 508.45, Bharti Infratel gained 14.20 points or 6.74% and closed at Rs 225.00. Shree Cements shares increased by 1,141.45 points or 5.37%, closing at Rs 22,392.65. Bajaj Finance was up by 111.25 points or 4.76%, closing at Rs 2,450.15 and Hero MotoCorp shares increased by 91.90 points or 3.98% and closed at Rs 2,401.85.
Top 5 losers:
Today, Shares of Zee Entertainment declined by 7.40 points or 4.21%, closing at Rs 168.55. ONGC shares declined by 3.45% or 3.00 points, closing at Rs 83.90. Tech Mahindra decreased by 17.15 points or by 3%, closing at Rs 554.70. Share price of Power Grid Corp fell by 4.70 points or 2.75%, closing at Rs 166.30 and Wipro declined by 5.00 points or 2.35%, closing at Rs 207.90.
Stock in news:
Most active stocks in terms of volume were Vodafone idea, Tata Motors, SBI, IndusInd Bank, Ashok Leyland, BHEL, IDFC First Bank, Bank of Baroda, Axis Bank, RBL Bank and PNB. Today, IT sector saw a huge loss mainly after the H-1B Visa news which impacted on their stocks and almost all IT stocks including TCS, Wipro and Infosys ended on a negative note. On the other side, telecom index jumped more than 2 percent due to ADR verdict. Mahindra and Mahindra was in news as they announced their Quarter 4 Results. Their share price jumped more than 7 percent and was one of the top gainers today, closing at Rs 508.45.