Big day: Sensex crosses the 60,000 mark again, the rupee also rises: Today the stock market closed with great momentum. Today Sensex was successful in breaking the level 60,000 mark. Today the Sensex closed at the level of 60260.13 points with a gain of 417.92 points. Nifty closed at 17944.30 with a gain of 119.00 points. Apart from this, a total of 3,556 companies were trading in BSE today, out of which about 2,012 shares closed up and 1,413 shares closed down.
At the same time, there was no difference in the share price of 131 companies. At the same time, today 162 stocks have closed at the high level of 52 weeks. Apart from this, 24 stocks closed at their 52-week low. Apart from this, today 298 shares have an upper circuit, while 143 shares have a lower circuit. Apart from this, the rupee gained 21 paise to close at Rs 79.44 against the dollar this evening.
Nifty top gainers
Shares of Bajaj Finance closed at Rs 16,840.30, up by Rs 925.
Hero MotoCorp’s stock closed at Rs 2,913.45, up by Rs 96.
Shares of Bajaj Finance closed at Rs 7,527.10, up by Rs 241.
Shares of HDFC Life closed at Rs 589.35, up by Rs 19.
Bharti Airtel’s stock closed at Rs 722.95, up by Rs 19.
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Nifty top losers
Mahindra & Mahindra’s shares closed at Rs 1,274.25, down by Rs 14.
Shares of Apollo Hospitals closed at Rs 4,305.75, down by Rs 44.
Shares of Tata Motors closed at Rs 485.40, down by nearly Rs 4.
Cipla’s shares closed at Rs 1,025.75, down by nearly Rs 9.
Shares of UltraTech Cement closed at Rs 6,609.85, down by about Rs 46.
Know when the Sensex was started
The Sensex is an index of the Mumbai Stock Exchange (BSE). It was prepared in 1986 for the Mumbai Stock Exchange. Since then it is considered as an important index not only in India but across the world. 30 companies of BSE are included in the Sensex. Earlier the Sensex scores were calculated on the basis of market capitalization-weighting methodology, but now on the basis of free float market capitalization-weighting methodology. The base year of Sensex is 1978-79.
Know when Nifty started
The major index of the National Stock Exchange (NSE) is the Nifty. The index level is decided by including the top 50 companies of NSE in Nifty. Nifty Index Nifty is made up of two words. These are National and Fifty. The base year of the Nifty is 1995. In Nifty 50, the top 50 companies of NSE are selected on the basis of free float market cap data.
How to buy shares from the stock market
If one has a desire to invest in the stock market, then he has to first open a Demat and trading account with a stockbroker. Shares cannot be bought directly from the stock exchange. PAN, Aadhar, and bank accounts are required to open Demat and trading accounts. If you have these documents, then you can easily start investing in the stock market by opening an account with a broker.