Global Indices 04-Aug Prev_Day Abs. Change
Russell 3000 1,989 1,983 6 0.29
Nasdaq 12,721 12,668 52 0.41
FTSE 7,448 7,446 2 0.03
Nikkei 27,932 27,742 190 0.69
Hang Seng 20,174 19,767 407 2.06
Indian Indices 04-Aug Prev_Day Abs. Change
S&P BSE Sensex 58,299 58,351 -52 -0.09
Nifty 50 17,382 17,388 -6 -0.04
Nifty 100 17,653 17,646 7 0.04
Nifty 500 14,892 14,878 14 0.10
Nifty Bank 37,756 37,989 -234 -0.62
S&P BSE Power 4,763 4,793 -31 -0.64
S&P BSE Small Cap 27,542 27,472 70 0.25
S&P BSE HC 23,252 22,813 439 1.93
Date P/E Div. Yield P/E Div. Yield
4-Aug 22.45 1.24 20.85 1.30
Month Ago 21.69 1.32 19.57 1.43
Year Ago 31.29 1.00 27.39 1.14
Nifty 50 Top 3 Gainers
Company 04-Aug Prev_Day
Cipla 1045 1012 3.23
Nestle India Limited 19850 19366 2.50
Sun Pharma 919 897 2.40
Nifty 50 Top 3 Losers Domestic News
Company 04-Aug Prev_Day
NTPC 155 160 -3.10
Tata Beverages 789 813 -2.89
Coal India 207 212 -2.33
Advance Decline Ratio
Advances 1484 1006
Declines 1859 1129
Unchanged 133 70
Institutional Flows (Equity)
FII Flows* -199922
MF Flows** 147644
Aug 2022; **27
YoY(%) Current Year Ago
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Since May-17, MOSPI has revised base year of IIP & WPI from 2004-05 to 2011-12, and for CPI from 2010 to
• Indian equity markets snapped six-day winning streak and closed with
marginal loss ahead of the monetary policy review by the Monetary Policy
Committee. Market opened with a positive note after upbeat US economic
data helped to uplift the market sentiments. However, weak domestic PMI
and trade deficit data added concerns for the market participants. Further,
geopolitical concerns between US and China also contributed to the
• Key benchmark indices S&P BSE Sensex and Nifty 50 lost 0.09% and 0.04%
to close at 58,298.80 and 17,382.00 respectively.
• The overall market breadth on BSE was weak with 1,484 scrips advancing
and 1,859 scrips declining. A total of 134 scrips remained unchanged.
• On the BSE sectoral front, S&P BSE Healthcare was the major gainer, up
1.93% followed by S&P BSE IT, up 1.23% and S&P BSE Teck, up 1.05%. S&P
BSE Telecom was the major loser, down 1.14% followed by S&P BSE Realty,
down 1.11% and S&P BSE Bankex, down 0.71%.
• According to the Federation of Automobile Dealers Associations (FADA),
vehicle registrations fell 8% to 14, 36,927 in Jul 2022 as compared with 15,
59,106 units in Jul 2021. The decline came as heavy rains in parts of the
country dissuaded new purchases. Two-wheeler volumes overall in Jul
decreased 11% YoY to 10,09,574 units due to weak demand in rural India.
Urban markets saw a decline in sales as low-income consumers were
deterred by high ownership costs, unpredictable monsoons, and inflation.
• The International Monetary Fund (IMF) has recommended that India
gradually withdraw its fiscal and monetary policy stimulus, build export
infrastructure, and negotiate free trade agreements with important trading
partners to give exports a sustainable boost. This is in order to maintain the
external sector balance at a comfortable level over the medium term.
• According to a major credit rating agency, India is exploring for oil prospects
abroad, and its choice to invest $1.6 billion in a Brazilian oil project is part of
that plan. According to the agency, India is eager to investigate these
possibilities in other Latin American nations.
• Britannia Industries said its consolidated net profit fell 13.24% to Rs. 335.74
crore in the quarter ended Jun 2022 as against net profit of Rs. 387.01 crore
in the quarter ended Jun 2021. The decline came due to impact of
• Dabur India Ltd reported a marginal increase in its consolidated net profit at
Rs. 441.06 crore for the quarter ended Jun 2022 as against profit of Rs.
438.30 crore in the same quarter a year ago. Its revenue from operations
rose 8.07% to Rs. 2,822.43 crore in the quarter ended Jun 2022 as against
Rs. 2,611.54 crore in the corresponding period of the previous fiscal.
• Asian markets ended mostly higher following an overnight rally from Wall
Street amid positive economic and earnings data. However, gains were
capped as market participants awaited the release of U.S. nonfarm payroll
data for Jul 2022. Today (as on Aug 5), Asian equity markets were trading on
a flat note as China conducted military exercises around Taiwan. While
Nikkei rose 0.68%, Hang Seng fell 0.23% (as at 8 a.m. IST) respectively.
• European equity markets closed slightly higher amid optimism following the
latest batch of earnings updates for the quarter ended Jun 2022. However,
concerns over tensions between U.S. and China weighed on the market
sentiment. Meanwhile, Bank of England raised interest rates by 50 bps, its
largest single increase since 1995 to put a check on rising inflation.
• U.S. equity markets closed on a mixed note as market participants exercised
caution and preferred to remain on the side-lines as they awaited the
release of U.S. nonfarm payroll data for Jul 2022. The data is expected to
provide cues about the U.S. Federal Reserve’s path of rate hikes and the
state of the economy.