Global Indices 02-Apr Prev_Day Abs. Change
2,004 1,972 31 1.59
13,480 13,247 233 1.76
6,737 6,714 24 0.35
Nikkei 29,854 29,389 465 1.58
28,939 28,378 560 1.97
Indian Indices 01-Apr Prev_Day Abs. Change
S&P BSE Sensex 50,030 49,509 521 1.05
Nifty 50 14,867 14,691 177 1.20
Nifty 100 14,993 14,807 186 1.25
Nifty 500 12,479 12,314 165 1.34
Nifty Bank 33,858 33,304 554 1.66
S&P BSE Power 2,544 2,475 69 2.77
S&P BSE Small Cap 21,072 20,649 422 2.05
S&P BSE HC 21,529 21,328 200 0.94
Date P/E Div. Yield P/E Div. Yield
1-Apr 34.84 0.72 33.60 0.95
Month Ago 35.12 0.71 40.71 1.06
Year Ago 17.18 1.52 18.60 1.84
Nifty 50 Top 3 Gainers
Company 01-Apr Prev_Day
JSW Steel 509 468 8.60
Hindalco 350 327 7.16
Tata Steel 863 812 6.31
Nifty 50 Top 3 Losers Domestic News
Company 01-Apr Prev_Day
HUL 2399 2432 -1.33
HDFC Standard Life Insurance Com
691 696 -0.75
Nestle India Limited 17083 17165 -0.48
Advance Decline Ratio
Advances 2130 1594
Declines 764 355
Unchanged 149 57
Institutional Flows (Equity)
FII Flows* 55741
MF Flows** -26861
Mar 2021; **31
YoY(%) Current Year Ago
Data as on 01 Apr, 2021;
Data as on 31 Mar, 2021
Mutual Fund Investments are subject to market risks, read all scheme related documents carefully.
05 April 2021
Since May-17, MOSPI has revised base year of IIP & WPI from 2004-05 to 2011-12, and for CPI from
2010 to 2012
Indian Equity Market
P/E Dividend Yield
• Indian equity markets commenced FY22 on a strong footing with buying
interest led by positive cues from global peers, strong buying in metal
stocks and recovery in the banking sector. Market participants rejoiced
after U.S. President announced a multi-trillion-dollar infrastructure
• Key benchmark indices S&P BSE Sensex and Nifty 50 gained 1.05% and 1.2%
to close at 50,029.83 and 14,867.35 respectively.
• The overall market breadth on BSE was strong with 2,130 scrips advancing
and 764 scrips declining. A total of 149 scrips remained unchanged.
• On the BSE sectoral front, S&P BSE Metal was the major gainer, up 5.41%
followed by S&P BSE Basic Materials, up 2.89% and S&P BSE Utilities, up
2.8%. S&P BSE FMCG was the major loser, down 0.06% followed by S&P BSE
Consumer Durables, down 0.05%.
• Sebi has shortened the time limit for refunding investors' money to four
days in the event of a non-receipt of the minimum subscription and the
issuer failing to receive listing or trading approval from the stock
exchanges. The timelines have been shortened in light of the fact that all
applicants in public issues must submit an Application Supported by
Blocked Amount (ASBA).
• According to the Power Ministry, power consumption in the country
increased by 24.35% to 123.05 billion units (BU) in Mar 2021 compared to
the same month a year earlier, indicating a resurgence in economic activity.
In Mar 2021, power consumption was 98.95 BU. On the other hand, during
March this year, the peak power demand met, which is the highest supply in
a day, stayed well above the highest record of 170.16 GW set in March2020,
with the exception of one day on March29,2021, when it was 159.81 GW.
• The goods and services tax (GST) revenue collections in March 2021 were
nearly Rs 1.24 trillion, the highest since the tax system was implemented in
Jul 2017, according to the government. In addition, as compared to the
same time last year, collections were up 27%.
• In Mar 2021, the volume of transactions on the Unified Payments Interface
(UPI), the flagship payments network of the National Payments Corporation
of India (NPCI), exceeded Rs. 5 trillion. The monthly transaction volume is
approaching 3 billion. According to NPCI data for Mar 2021, UPI reported
2.73 billion transactions worth Rs 5.04 trillion, up 19% in both value and
volume from Feb 2021. It had about 2.3 billion transactions worth Rs 4.25
trillion in Feb.
• Tata Consumer Products Ltd (TCPL) has announced the sale of its stake in
two US-based joint ventures to JV partner Harris Tea Company LLC.
• Wipro has agreed to buy Ampion, an Australian provider of cyber security,
growth activities, and quality engineering services. Wipro is expected to pay
$117 million for Ampion, according to sources.
• Asian markets closed in the green after U.S. President announced a multi-
trillion-dollar infrastructure investment plan to reshape the world's largest
economy. Buying interest found additional support after private survey
showed that the manufacturing sector in China continued to expand in Mar,
albeit at a slightly slower pace. Today (as on Apr 5), markets are trading
higher after U.S. Labour Department report showed non-farm payroll data
came well above expectation in Mar. Nikkei is up 0.86% (as at 8:00 AM IST).
Hang Seng is closed due to public holiday.
• European markets rose after euro zone manufacturing activity grew at its
fastest pace on record in Mar, with IHS Markit’s final manufacturing PMI
coming in at 62.5 compared to Feb’s 57.9.
• U.S. markets went up in reaction to a report from the Institute for Supply
Management showing the pace of growth in U.S. manufacturing activity
accelerated by much more than anticipated in Mar.