Global Indices 08-Apr Prev_Day Abs. Change
Russell 3000 1,280 1,241 39 3.18
Nasdaq 8,091 7,887 204 2.58
FTSE 5,678 5,704 -27 -0.47
Nikkei 19,353 18,950 403 2.13
Hang Seng 23,970 24,253 -283 -1.17
Indian Indices 08-Apr Prev_Day Abs. Change
S&P BSE Sensex 29,894 30,067 -173 -0.58
Nifty 50 8,749 8,792 -43 -0.49
Nifty 100 8,921 8,935 -13 -0.15
Nifty 500 7,161 7,149 12 0.17
Nifty Bank 18,946 19,063 -116 -0.61
S&P BSE Power 1,395 1,373 22 1.59
9,980 9,797 183 1.86
S&P BSE HC 14,024 13,504 520 3.85
Date P/E Div. Yield P/E Div. Yield
8-Apr 18.04 1.45 19.72 1.74
Month Ago 22.83 1.18 25.01 1.39
Year Ago 27.96 1.14 28.96 1.14
Nifty 50 Top 3 Gainers
Company 08-Apr Prev_Day
Vedanta Limited 70 67 5.32
Sun Pharma 437 417 4.64
NTPC 85 82 4.48
Nifty 50 Top 3 Losers Domestic News
Company 08-Apr Prev_Day
TCS 1705 1775 -3.93
Titan Industries Limited 913 947 -3.59
Shree Cements Limited 16064 16635 -3.43
Advance Decline Ratio
Advances 1484 1217
Declines 861 627
Unchanged 169 118
Institutional Flows (Equity)
FII Flows* -53063
MF Flows** 40279
Apr 2020; **7
YoY(%) Current Year Ago
Data as on 07 Apr 2020
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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 2012
• Indian equity markets closed on a negative note as coronavirus cases
continued to rise in India and the government gave the hint that the
nationwide lockdown may get extended. Meanwhile, a multinational
investment bank has slashed its real GDP forecast for India to 1.6% in FY21
from 3.3% earlier forecast.
• Key benchmark indices S&P BSE Sensex and Nifty 50 lost 0.58% and 0.49%
to close at 29,893.96 and 8,748.75 respectively. S&P BSE MidCap and S&P
BSE SmallCap gained 1.9% and 1.86% respectively.
• The overall market breadth on BSE was strong with 1,484 scrips advancing
and 861 scrips declining. A total of 169 scrips remained unchanged.
• On the BSE sectoral front, S&P BSE Healthcare was the major gainer, up
3.85% followed by S&P BSE Auto, up 1.94% and S&P BSE Utilities, up 1.8%.
S&P BSE Realty was the major loser, down 1.62% followed by S&P BSE
Consumer Durables, down 1.46% and S&P BSE IT, down 1.44%.
• According to media reports, the Indian government may extend the
ongoing lockdown beyond of Apr 14 to combat the COVID-19 pandemic
across the globe. The move is being considered as many health
governments and state governments suggested such a course of action.
• The Ministry of Finance has released funds to the tune of Rs. 34,000 crore
in two phases to states as a compensation for the loss incurred in the
revenue that they earn though goods and services tax. The funds are also
expected to provide assistance to states to combat the coronavirus
outbreak across the country. While the first tranche of Rs. 19,950 crore was
paid on Feb 17, 2020 the second tranche of Rs. 14,103 was paid on Apr 7,
• According to media reports, the central government has given approval to
28 states to cumulatively borrow up to Rs. 3.2 lakh crore from the open
market in the first nine months of this fiscal. The move will help states to
meet their expenses and combat the COVID-19 pandemic.
• According to media reports, the exporters want intervention from the
Indian government and has sought a comprehensive package due to the
coronavirus outbreak across the country. This is because most of the export
orders have got cancelled on account of global lockdown due to the COVID-
• According to media reports, State Bank of India lowered savings deposit
rates by 25 bps from 3% to 2.75%. The new interest rates will come into
effect from Apr 15.
• According to media reports, Total SA which is a French petroleum refining
company has invested Rs. 3,707 crore in a solar energy joint venture with
Adani Green Energy.
• Asian markets witnessed a mixed trend lingering uncertainty despite signs
of a flattening coronavirus infection curve. Different countries in the region
continued to put measures in place to battle the coronavirus pandemic.
Today (as on Apr 9) Asian markets traded mixed ahead of the release of the
U.S. unemployment claims report for the week to Apr 4. While Nikkei
traded down 0.31%, Hang Seng traded up 0.88% (as at 8.a.m. IST).
• Most of the European markets fell after Spain's daily toll of coronavirus
deaths rose for the first time in five days and the death toll surpassed
10,000 in France. Investor sentiment was also dented after Eurozone
finance ministers failed to agree on the region-wide stimulus measures in
their latest held meeting.
• U.S. markets edged higher amid optimism that some of the countries which
are hit hardest by the coronavirus pandemic are now flattening the
infection curve. Further buying interest was generated in reaction to news
Senator Bernie Sanders, I-Vt., has dropped out of the race for the
Democratic presidential nomination.