New Delhi, Aug 16. Today the stock market closed sharply. Today, where the Sensex closed at the level of 59842.21 points with a gain of about 379.43 points. On the other hand, Nifty closed at the level of 17825.30 points with a gain of 127.10 points. Apart from this, a total of 3,705 companies were trading on the BSE today, out of which 1,995 shares rose and 1,553 shares closed down. At the same time, there was no difference in the share price of 157 companies. At the same time, today 178 stocks have closed at the high level of 52 weeks. Apart from this, 48 stocks closed at their 52-week low. Apart from this, today 329 shares have upper circuit, while 223 shares have lower circuit.
Nifty top gainers
Shares of HDFC Life closed at Rs 570.60, up by Rs 26.
The stock of Adani Ports closed at Rs 824.15, up by Rs 36.
Shares of Eicher Motors closed at Rs 3,338.05, up by Rs 128.
BPCL’s stock closed at Rs 345.90, up by Rs 12.
Maruti Suzuki’s stock closed at Rs 9,003.70, up by Rs 305.
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Nifty top losers
Grasim’s stock closed at Rs 1,591.55, down by about Rs 31.
Hindalco’s stock closed at Rs 428.90, down by nearly Rs 7.
SBI’s stock closed at Rs 525.95, down by nearly Rs 5.
Bharti Airtel’s stock closed at Rs 704.10, down by nearly Rs 6.
Shares of JSW Steel closed at Rs 673.85, down by nearly Rs 4.
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 market. 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 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 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 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 stock broker. Shares cannot be bought directly from the stock exchange. PAN, Aadhar and bank account are required to open demat and trading account. If you have these documents, then you can easily start investing in the stock market by opening an account with a broker.
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Sensex rises 379 points and Nifty 127 points Sensex In Hindi
On 16 August 2022, the Sensex closed with a gain of 379 points and the Nifty up 127 points.
Story first published: Tuesday, August 16, 2022, 15:45 [IST]