BSE SENSEX Shows Resilience on December 28th, Sector Performance Highlights

Sector-wise, the top-performing sectors included Healthcare, with a marginal increase of 0.18%, Dry Cells showing a robust 0.89% growth, Banks recording a 0.64% uptick, and Gas Distribution leading with an impressive 1.59% gain.

The BSE SENSEX demonstrated resilience in today’s trading session, closing at 72,410.38 and recording a noteworthy gain of 371.95 points, equivalent to 0.52%. This positive performance, despite ongoing global economic uncertainties, reflects a commendable level of investor confidence.

Sector-wise, the top-performing sectors included Healthcare, with a marginal increase of 0.18%, Dry Cells showing a robust 0.89% growth, Banks recording a 0.64% uptick, and Gas Distribution leading with an impressive 1.59% gain. On the flip side, Diamond, Gems and Jewellery experienced a decline of -0.69%, IT – Hardware saw a marginal decrease of -0.07%, Leather dipped by -0.87%, and Ceramic Products showed a modest decrease of -0.42%.

Additionally, various indices exhibited notable movements, with the India VIX, a measure of market volatility, witnessing a decrease of 2.7%, signalling a relative stabilization in the market. The Nifty 10 Yr Benchmark G-Sec and Nifty 10 Yr Benchmark G-Sec (Clean Price) experienced marginal changes of -0.05% and -0.07%, respectively.

Moreover, the Nifty 100 index demonstrated positive momentum, closing at 21,931.75 with a gain of 116.3 points, equivalent to 0.53%. The Nifty 100 Equal Weight index also displayed a positive trend, closing at 26,784.4, reflecting an increase of 155 points, or 0.58%.

In summary, the BSE SENSEX’s robust performance, coupled with the diverse movements in sectoral indices and other key benchmarks, provides a positive outlook for investors as the financial markets approach the end of the year. Market participants will likely remain attentive to sectoral dynamics and key indices for further insights into the potential trajectory of the market in the coming weeks and months.

Here are the key highlights of BSE SENSEX on December 28th:

  • Index Value: 72,410.38
  • Change: +371.95 (0.52%)
  • As of 28 Dec 2023 03:12

Sector Performance: Top Performing Sectors:

  1. Healthcare: +0.18%
  2. Dry Cells: +0.89%
  3. Banks: +0.64%
  4. Gas Distribution: +1.59%

Under Performing Sectors:

  1. Diamond, Gems and Jewellery: -0.69%
  2. IT – Hardware: -0.07%
  3. Leather: -0.87%
  4. Ceramic Products: -0.42%

Other Indices:

  1. India VIX: 15.14, -0.42 (-2.7%)
  2. Nifty 10 Yr Benchmark G-Sec: 2,227.88, -1.09 (-0.05%)
  3. Nifty 10 Yr Benchmark G-Sec (Clean Price): 868.53, -0.61 (-0.07%)
  4. Nifty 100: 21,931.75, +116.3 (0.53%)
  5. Nifty 100 Equal Weight: 26,784.4, +155 (0.58%)