Share Market News Today | Sensex, Nifty, Share Prices LIVE: Domestic equity markets began the day’s trade with gains. S&P BSE Sensex soared past 52,900 mark on the opening bell while Nifty 50 was above 15,850 — both jumping 0.65%. bank Nifty was above 34,800 gaining 0.66%. Broader markets were mirroring the benchmark indices. India VIX was up 1%. Axis Bank, Titan, IndusInd Bank, and Maruti Suzuki India were the top gainers on Sensex — all gaining more than 1% each. Tech Mahindra, Tata Steel, Dr Reddy’s, and NTPC were the worst-performing stocks.
Dalal Street investors will be closely watching the Reserve Bank of India’s Monetary Policy Committee meeting scheduled for later this week. IPO rush continues for domestic investors with four fresh offerings opening for subscription this week. Windlas Biotech, Krsnaa Diagnostics, Exxaro Tiles, and Devyani Internation will all open for subscription on August 4. Recent IPO listings on the bourses have helped investors pocket handsome returns despite the range-bound movement in benchmark indices, hence eliciting more interest from investors for IPOs.