Share Market Updates: Sensex, Nifty Slide; PSU Bank, Realty Indices Shine


by Sandip Das on 7 February 2024,  4 min read

Share Market Updates: Sensex, Nifty Slide; PSU Bank, Realty Indices Shine - MyDhanush Blogs by Ashika

The Indian stock market was trading in the red intraday on February 7, 2024. At 12:53 PM, Sensex shed 154 points at 72,020 while Nifty was down 32 points and was trading at 21,897.

Around 1374 stocks advanced and 1013 declined while 92 stocks remained unchanged.

Among the sectors, the PSU Bank and realty index added 2 percent each followed by the metal index. However, selling pressure was witnessed in the IT and auto space.

Top Nifty50 Gainers
Company Name Last Traded Price (Rs) % Change
State Bank of India 672.9 3.48
Britannia Industries 5139.45 2.64
JSW Steel 839.9 2.58
HDFC Life Insurance 604.5 1.98
Grasim Industries 2100.5 1.67
Top Nifty50 Losers
Company Name Last Traded Price (Rs) % Change
Infosys 1690.9 -2.23
Power Grid 269.4 -1.77
Tata Consultancy Services 4080.4 -1.34
Tech Mahindra 1335.5 -1.15
ICICI Bank 1015.4 -1.07
Stocks in the news
EIH: up 15.66% after record Q3 earnings

After reporting record earnings for the December quarter, EIH, the company operating the Oberoi chain of hotels, witnessed a surge of over 15 percent in its share price. The company’s profit saw a remarkable 52 percent year-on-year increase, reaching Rs 229.94 crore. The total income rose to Rs 769.87 crore. EIH achieved an Earnings Before Interest, Tax, Depreciation, and Amortisation (EBITDA) of Rs 324 crore in the third quarter. It marked a 55 percent on-year growth. The company also experienced an improvement in its margin, rising to 43.7 percent from 35.6 percent compared to the previous year.

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TRF: Hits 20% upper circuit after Tata Steel calls off merger

TRF stock price hit 20 percent upper circuit after Tata Steel called off the merger. “Since the announcement of the intended merger of TRF in September 2022, Tata Steel has been providing significant operational and financial support by way of placement of orders and infusion of funds,” Tata Steel said in an exchange filing.

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