Global Indices 29-Mar Prev_Day Abs. Change
Russell 3000 2,272 2,230 42 1.88
Nasdaq 14,620 14,355 265 1.84
FTSE 7,537 7,473 64 0.86
Nikkei 28,252 27,944 309 1.10
Hang Seng 21,928 21,685 243 1.12
Indian Indices 29-Mar Prev_Day Abs. Change
S&P BSE Sensex 57,944 57,593 350 0.61
Nifty 50 17,325 17,222 103 0.60
Nifty 100 17,524 17,422 101 0.58
Nifty 500 14,762 14,676 86 0.59
Nifty Bank 35,847 35,711 137 0.38
S&P BSE Power 4,024 4,014 11 0.26
S&P BSE Small Cap 27,827 27,653 174 0.63
S&P BSE HC 24,543 24,214 330 1.36
Date P/E Div. Yield P/E Div. Yield
29-Mar 25.56 0.96 22.27 1.18
Month Ago 24.67 0.99 21.59 1.26
Year Ago 34.26 0.73 39.51 1.09
Nifty 50 Top 3 Gainers
Company 29-Mar Prev_Day
Eicher Motors Limited 2481 2380 4.22
Adani Ports & SEZ 762 737 3.39
Divi's Lab 4562 4417 3.28
Nifty 50 Top 3 Losers Domestic News
Company 29-Mar Prev_Day
Hero Moto 2211 2378 -7.04
ONGC 171 176 -3.03
Coal India 186 191 -2.75
Advance Decline Ratio
Advances 1396 921
Declines 2031 1237
Unchanged 91 56
Institutional Flows (Equity)
FII Flows* -112225
MF Flows** 67464
Mar 2022; **24
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
• The Indian stock market rose for the second straight day in a row, reflecting
positive cues from global market. Investors pinned their expectations on a
favourable outcome from the Russia-Ukraine peace negotiations and
decline in oil prices. However, gains were capped as investors continue to
face two key headwinds in the form of U.S. inflation and the U.S. Federal
Reserve's interest rate hike.
• Key benchmark indices S&P BSE Sensex and Nifty 50 gained 0.61% and 0.6%
to close at 57,943.65 and 17,325.30 respectively.
• The overall market breadth on BSE was weak with 1,396 scrips advancing
and 2,031 scrips declining. A total of 91 scrips remained unchanged.
• On the BSE sectoral front, S&P BSE Healthcare was the major gainer, up
1.36% followed by S&P BSE Basic Materials, up 1.19% and S&P BSE Realty,
up 1.03%. S&P BSE Energy was the major loser, down 0.5% followed by S&P
BSE Oil & Gas, down 0.3% and S&P BSE Auto, down 0.19%.
• Securities Exchange Board of India (Sebi) released product requirements for
electronic gold receipts (EGR). According to Sebi, the trading of EGR would
take place on stock exchanges in the 'trading unit,' and the stock exchanges
would specify the same. In a circular, it also stated that the stock exchanges
shall ensure that the trading unit is not less than the tenth part of the
equivalent deposit unit.
• Sebi regulations requiring the top 1,000 businesses by market cap to include
a mandatory Business Responsibility and Sustainability Report, or BRSR, in
their annual reports filed with stock exchanges will take effect from Apr 1,
2022. This paves the way for Environmental, Social, and Governance (ESG) to
be formally adopted as a metric for gauging company performance (or the
lack of it).
• A major rating agency has lowered India's FY23 GDP growth forecast to
7.2% from an earlier projection of 8% following the elevated commodity
prices and new supply chain issues arising from the Russia-Ukraine conflict
and renewed lockdowns in parts of China.
• According to the Deputy Governor of the Reserve Bank of India, financial
institutions should be board-driven and not be dominated by individuals, as
this could have negative implications. He also stated that the country's
economic prosperity and social well-being are dependent on an effective
and thriving financial sector.
• HDFC Bank said that it has agreed to invest Rs. 3 crore in the first tranche to
purchase a stake in debt management firm India Debt Resolution Company
• Alembic Pharmaceuticals has paid an unknown sum to Orbicular Pharma, its
joint venture partner, for the remaining 40% ownership in Aleor
Dermaceuticals. The move is intended to boost the company's skin-related
manufacturing and marketing capabilities.
• Asian markets ended on positive note following a gains from Wall Street
overnight and investors confidence over peace talks between Ukraine and
Russia. Today (as on Mar 30), Asian markets opened mostly higher following
rise on the Wall Street overnight. While Nikkei fell 1.04%, Hang Seng went
up 0.79% (as at 8 a.m. IST).
• European markets rose sharply, buoyed by reports that the latest peace
talks between Russia and Ukraine, have yielded the most significant
progress to date. Marginally easing worries about inflation following a
decline in global crude oil prices added to the positive mood in the markets.
• U.S. market rose on reports about encouraging progress in the cease-fire
talks between Russia and Ukraine helped lift investor sentiment.