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04 Feb 2020
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Global Indices
Global Indices 03-Feb Prev_Day Abs. Change
% Change
Russell 3000 1,471 1,454 17 1.19
Nasdaq 9,273 9,151 122 1.34
FTSE 7,326 7,286 40 0.55
Nikkei 22,972 23,205 -233 -1.01
Hang Seng 26,357 26,313 44 0.17
Indian Indices 03-Feb Prev_Day Abs. Change
% Change
S&P BSE Sensex 39,872 39,736 137 0.34
Nifty 50 11,708 11,662 46 0.39
Nifty 100 11,820 11,769 51 0.44
Nifty 500 9,651 9,606 45 0.46
Nifty Bank 30,023 29,821 202 0.68
S&P BSE Power 1,861 1,842 19 1.02
S&P BSE Small Cap
14,360 14,345 15 0.11
S&P BSE HC 13,739 13,734 5 0.04
Date P/E Div. Yield P/E Div. Yield
3-Feb 23.83 1.07 25.90 1.30
Month Ago 25.92 1.03 28.44 1.23
Year Ago 23.70 1.17 26.40 1.24
Nifty 50 Top 3 Gainers
Company 03-Feb Prev_Day
% Change
Asian Paints 1868 1755 6.40
HUL 2179 2075 5.01
Bajaj Auto 3285 3143 4.49
Nifty 50 Top 3 Losers Domestic News
Company 03-Feb Prev_Day
% Change
Bharti Infratel 229 247 -7.22
ITC 208 219 -5.21
Yes Bank 36 38 -5.01
Advance Decline Ratio
Advances 945 710
Declines 1522 1151
Unchanged 178 115
Institutional Flows (Equity)
Description (Cr)
FII Flows* 7747
MF Flows** -2225
Feb 2020; **30
Jan 2020
Economic Indicator
YoY(%) Current Year Ago
Data as on 31 Jan 2020
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2010 to 2012
Indian Equity Market
Indices Performance
P/E Dividend Yield
Quarter Ago
Indian equity markets gained after a private survey showed India’s
manufacturing Purchasing Managers’ Index (PMI) increased to an almost
eight-year high. This helped the markets offset pressure from global
equities, especially China.
Key benchmark indices S&P BSE Sensex and Nifty 50 gained 0.34% and
0.39% to close at 39,872.31 and 11,707.90 respectively. S&P BSE MidCap
and S&P BSE SmallCap gained 1.12% and 0.11% respectively.
The overall market breadth on BSE was weak with 945 scrips advancing and
1,522 scrips declining. A total of 178 scrips remained unchanged.
On the BSE sectoral front, S&P BSE Consumer Discretionary Goods &
Services was the major gainer, up 1.86% followed by S&P BSE Basic
Materials, up 1.54% and S&P BSE Realty, up 1.42%. S&P BSE IT was the
major loser, down 1.78% followed by S&P BSE Teck, down 1.34%.
The Nikkei India Manufacturing Purchasing Managers' Index (PMI) rose to
55.3 in Jan 2020 from 52.7 in Dec 2019. This is the highest mark in a little
under eight years, said IHS Markit. The upturn came on the back of
strongest growth in new business intakes for over five years. Companies
have attributed the growth to better underlying demand and greater client
The government has said the non-performing assets (NPAs) of public sector
banks stood at Rs. 7.27 lakh crore as on Sep 30, 2019. Union Minister of
State for Finance said scheduled commercial banks and select financial
institutions have reported frauds of Rs. 1,13,374 crore in the first half of
FY20. Gross NPAs of public sector banks rose from Rs. 2,79,016 crore as on
Mar 31, 2015, to Rs. 6,84,732 crore as on Mar 31, 2017, and Rs. 8,95,601
crore as on Mar 31, 2018, according to the Reserve Bank of India data.
According to media reports, the finance ministry officials have rejected
industry demand for changes in budget proposals relating to dividends
being taxed in the hands of shareholders and to the cap on employer’s tax-
free contribution to the retirement savings of high earning employees.
According to a private survey, the Reserve Bank of India’s Monetary Policy
Committee (MPC) may keep the repo rate unchanged at 5.15% at its
meeting on Feb 6, 2020, as inflation remains high. The respondents
bankers and economists expect MPC to cut rates before Jun 202. They
are of the view that MPC will maintain an accommodative monetary policy
stance as long as needed.
Godrej Properties Ltd (GPL) reported a 9.3% increase in its net profit to Rs.
45.49 crore for the quarter ended Dec 2019. The company had posted a net
profit of Rs. 41.63 crore in the quarter ended Dec 31, 2018, media reports
Asian equity markets were mostly lower as investors continued to panic
over the rapid spread of the coronavirus and its impact on the global
economy. Chinese markets led regional losses as trading resumed after the
extended Lunar New Year holidays. Today (as of Feb 4), Asian markets
opened mixed as investors assess the economic impact of the virus
outbreak. Nikkei dropped 0.04% and Hang Seng was up 1.16% (as at 8.a.m.
European markets closed higher as the coronavirus concerns eased
somewhat. The People’s Bank of China announcing it will inject 1.2 trillion
yuan (approx. $173 billion) into the markets supported sentiment. Investors
also tracked Brexit developments. The U.K. exited the European Union on
Jan 31, 2020 and has started an 11-month transition period in which it
hopes to strike a trade deal with the bloc.
U.S. markets were able to gain though virus fears lurked. The recent lows
are being seen as an opportunity to buy quality stocks at beaten down
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