Global Indices 22-Dec Prev_Day Abs. Change
Russell 3000 1,944 1,934 10 0.52
Nasdaq 12,808 12,743 65 0.51
FTSE 6,453 6,416 37 0.57
Nikkei 26,436 26,714 -278 -1.04
Hang Seng 26,119 26,307 -187 -0.71
Indian Indices 22-Dec Prev_Day Abs. Change
S&P BSE Sensex 46,007 45,554 453 0.99
Nifty 50 13,466 13,328 138 1.03
Nifty 100 13,577 13,431 146 1.09
Nifty 500 11,076 10,964 112 1.02
Nifty Bank 29,626 29,456 170 0.58
S&P BSE Power 2,017 1,986 32 1.59
S&P BSE Small Cap 17,118 16,957 161 0.95
S&P BSE HC 21,038 20,688 351 1.70
Date P/E Div. Yield P/E Div. Yield
22-Dec 31.97 0.87 37.03 1.18
Month Ago 31.28 0.92 35.36 1.23
Year Ago 29.18 1.11 28.60 1.22
Nifty 50 Top 3 Gainers
Company 22-Dec Prev_Day
Adani Ports & SEZ 469 444 5.49
HCL Tech 914 870 4.98
Tech Mahindra 945 907 4.17
Nifty 50 Top 3 Losers Domestic News
Company 22-Dec Prev_Day
Kotak Bank 1903 1921 -0.93
Bajaj Finance 5011 5042 -0.60
HDFC Ltd. 2404 2415 -0.46
Advance Decline Ratio
Advances 1514 1031
Declines 1410 900
Unchanged 168 80
Institutional Flows (Equity)
FII Flows* 160967
MF Flows** -46995
Dec 2020; **17
YoY(%) Current Year Ago
Data as on 21 Dec, 2020
Mutual Fund Investments are subject to market risks, read all scheme related documents carefully.
23 December 2020
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 managed to close in the green after witnessing initial
selling pressure owing to concerns over discovery of new strain of
coronavirus in U.K. Bourses managed to turnaround in the late trade, after
European commenced the session on a positive note.
• Key benchmark indices S&P BSE Sensex gained 0.99% and Nifty 50 rose
1.03% to close at 46,006.69 and 13,466.30 respectively.
• The overall market breadth on BSE was strong with 1,514 scrips advancing
and 1,410 scrips declining. A total of 168 scrips remained unchanged.
• On the BSE sectoral front, all sectors gained. S&P BSE IT was the major
gainer, up 3.37%, followed by S&P BSE Teck and S&P BSE Utilities, up 3.01%
and 2.56%, respectively. S&P BSE Telecom and S&P BSE Metal gained 1.85%
and 1.74% respectively.
• Data from the Ministry of Petroleum & Natural Gas showed that crude oil
production during Nov 2020 was 2,486.01 thousand metric tonnes (TMT),
which was 7.25% lower than target and 4.91% lower when compared with
the same period of the previous year. The cumulative crude oil production
during the period from Apr to Nov of 2020 was 20,426.50 TMT which was
5.28% lower than the target for the period and 5.98% lower than
production during corresponding period of last year respectively. Crude Oil
processed during Nov 2020 was 20,781.77 TMT which was 1.57% higher
than the target for the month but 5.11% lower compared to the same
period of the previous year. Cumulative crude processed during the period
from Apr to Nov of 2020 was 1,39,337.10 TMT which was 15.94% lower
than the target and 17.82% lower than the corresponding period of last
• The Ministry of Finance has released the 8th weekly instalment of Rs. 6,000
crore to the States to meet the compensation shortfall of Goods and
• According to media reports, the Ministry of Finance has asked central public
sector undertakings to clear payment dues of vendors and contractors. The
Finance Minister also asked them to spend the budgeted capital
expenditure without any delay.
• According to a major domestic credit rating agency, domestic sales of
electric two wheeler vehicles are expected to come down by 15% to 17%
on a yearly basis in this fiscal. The rating agency attributed it to persisting
concerns over the COVID-19 pandemic and economic uncertainty.
• According to media reports, the government has invited bids for the sale of
its entire stake of 63.75% in the Shipping Corporation of India.
• According to media reports, the subsidiary of Hindustan Foods will invest
Rs. 125 crore to set up a manufacturing facility in north India. This is a part
of its objective to more than double its revenue to Rs 2,000 crore by FY22.
• Asian markets closed in the red amid fears over the coronavirus mutation
that was first identified in Britain. Uncertainty over outcome of Brexit trade
talks, coupled with U.S. - China tension kept investors on the edge. Today
(as on Dec 23), markets are trading higher following the release of the
minutes of Bank of Japan’s latest policy meeting. Both Nikkei and Hang
Seng are up 0.22% and 0.09% (as at 8:00 AM IST), respectively.
• European markets went up following encouraging U.K. GDP and German
consumer confidence data, and news about U.S. Senate's nod to a
coronavirus aid package.
• U.S. markets witnessed a mixed trend as reports of new coronavirus strain
continued to setoff the positive vibes generated from news of approval of
a new stimulus bill.