Share the market today LIVE | Sensex, Nifty, ESB, NSE, Stock Prices, Stock Market News Updates August 4
Share Market News Today | Sensex, Nifty, LIVE stock price: National stock benchmarks hit new highs on Wednesday at the opening bell. The S&P BSE Sensex hit a new all-time high of 54,258 points, jumping 0.81%, while the NSE Nifty 50 crossed 16,250 for the first time, gaining 0.72%. Tata Steel and HDFC were the top winners on Sensex, each topping 2%. They were followed by ICICI Bank, Dr Reddy’s, Reliance Industries and Infosys. Bharti Airtel lost more than 1% as Sensex’s worst performer, followed by NestlÃ© India, State Bank of India and Hindustan Unilever. Bank Nifty was 0.70% PI at 35,464 while India VIX was down in the red. Larger markets traded with gains.
Devyani International, Windlas Biotech, Exxaro Tiles and the initial public offering of Krsnaa Diagnostics will be open for subscription today. The primary market has been on fire in recent weeks and investors are lining up in droves to bid on public issues. While Devayni International seeks to increase the crore to Rs 1,838; Windlas Biotech will increase the crore to Rs 401; Krsnaa Diagnostics will increase Rs 1,213 crore, and Exxaro Tiles will only increase Rs 161 crore. All IPOs are a mix of an offer to sell by existing shareholders and a new issue of shares. All four IPOs will remain open for subscription until the end of this week.