Global Indices 18-Nov Prev_Day Abs. Change
Russell 3000 1,815 1,832 -17 -0.93
Nasdaq 11,802 11,899 -98 -0.82
FTSE 6,385 6,365 20 0.31
Nikkei 25,728 26,015 -286 -1.10
Hang Seng 26,544 26,415 129 0.49
Indian Indices 18-Nov Prev_Day Abs. Change
S&P BSE Sensex 44,180 43,953 227 0.52
Nifty 50 12,938 12,874 64 0.50
Nifty 100 13,023 12,961 62 0.48
Nifty 500 10,588 10,524 64 0.61
Nifty Bank 29,750 29,181 569 1.95
S&P BSE Power 1,913 1,893 20 1.06
S&P BSE Small Cap 16,054 15,910 144 0.90
S&P BSE HC 19,688 19,792 -104 -0.52
Date P/E Div. Yield P/E Div. Yield
18-Nov 31.50 0.91 35.59 1.23
Month Ago 29.17 1.01 34.13 1.35
Year Ago 28.03 1.15 27.29 1.26
Nifty 50 Top 3 Gainers
Company 18-Nov Prev_Day
M&M 706 637 10.75
Tata Motors 174 158 9.81
L&T Ltd. 1148 1081 6.22
Nifty 50 Top 3 Losers Domestic News
Company 18-Nov Prev_Day
BPCL 383 395 -2.94
HUL 2132 2178 -2.09
ITC 184 187 -1.76
Advance Decline Ratio
Advances 1586 1078
Declines 1188 812
Unchanged 186 122
Institutional Flows (Equity)
FII Flows* 84673
MF Flows** -8658
Nov 2020; **12
YoY(%) Current Year Ago
Data as on 17 Nov, 2020
Mutual Fund Investments are subject to market risks, read all scheme related documents carefully.
19 November 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 went up with Sensex settling above 44,000-mark.
Bourses recovered from initial selling pressure to end the session in record
highs. The benchmark indices mirrored global advance as the multinational
pharma companies' promising COVID-19 vaccine trial results continued to
boost hopes of a quicker return to economic growth.
• Key benchmark indices S&P BSE Sensex and Nifty 50 gained 0.52% and 0.5%
to close at 44,180.05 and 12,938.25 respectively.
• The overall market breadth on BSE was strong with 1,586 scrips advancing
and 1,188 scrips declining. A total of 186 scrips remained unchanged.
• On the BSE sectoral front, S&P BSE Capital Goods was the major gainer, up
3.72% followed by S&P BSE Auto, up 3.11% and S&P BSE Industrials, up
2.97%. S&P BSE FMCG was the major loser, down 1.1% followed by S&P BSE
IT, down 1.04% and S&P BSE Teck, down 1.01%.
• According to media reports, the number of subscribers in various schemes
under the National Pension System (NPS) grew in excess of 23% to 3.83
crore at the end of Oct 2020 from 3.11 crore in the same period of the
previous year. The total assets under management under NPS rose around
34% to Rs. 5.13 lakh crore in Oct 2020 from Rs. 3.83 lakh crore in the same
period of the previous year. Subscribers for the Atal Pension Yojana (APY)
went up by around 35% to 2.45 crore at the end of Oct 2020 from 1.82
crore in the same period of the previous year.
• Capital market regulator Securities and Exchange Board of India (SEBI) has
asked the National Stock Exchange to increase the corpus of the investor
protection fund (IPF) to Rs. 1,500 crore from the current Rs. 550 crore.
According to reports, SEBI is concerned regarding the low IPF corpus due to
rise in defaults by stock brokers and added that added that it is working on
a formula which will be followed by the stock exchanges to increase the IPF
corpus every year.
• SEBI revised the guidelines pertaining to preferential issue and institutional
placement of units by a listed Infrastructure Investment Trusts (“InvITs”).
According to the new norms, the preferential issue of units would not be
made to any person who has sold or transferred any units of the issuer
during the six months preceding the relevant date.
• Larsen & Toubro said one of its largest orders ever to supply 46 units of
Komatsu mining equipment to Tata Steel has been secured by its
construction and mining equipment company. The scope of work requires
equipment supply and a full maintenance contract covering 60,000 hours of
service of equipment.
• As per media reports, Lakshmi Vilas Bank has been put under moratorium
by the Finance Ministry with effect from 6 pm on Nov 17, 2020 till Dec 16,
2020. Reserve Bank of India (RBI) further proposed to merge Lakshmi Vilas
Bank with the India subsidiary of Singapore's DBS Bank.
• Asian markets largely closed in the green despite worries over surge in
global coronavirus cases and disappointing U.S. retail sales. Optimism over
potential COVID-19 vaccines continued to provide underlying support.
Today (as on Nov 19), markets largely traded low following overnight losses
in Wall Street. Both Nikkei and Hang Seng are down 0.40% and 0.76% (as at
8:00 AM IST), respectively.
• European markets managed to close in the green as worries over continued
surge in coronavirus cases worldwide were set off by positive updates on
• U.S. markets went down amid renewed concerns about new restrictions
and lockdowns as a result of the recent surge in coronavirus cases.