Share Market News Today | Sensex, Nifty, Share Prices LIVE: Domestic benchmark indices began trading deep in red on Monday morning amid negative global cues. S&P BSE Sensex was down nearly 500 points or 1% on the opening bell while Nifty 50 gave up 15,800. NTPC, HCL Technologies, Titan, and Nestle India were the only stocks on Sensex to be trading with gains. HDFC Bank and HDFC were down more than 2% each as the top laggards, followed by ICICI Bank, IndusInd Bank, Axis Bank, and SBI. Bank Nifty was down 1.5%, just above 35,200. India VIX surged 5.85%.
Amid the IPO bonanza, investors will continue keeping an eye on Tatva Chintan pharma’s IPO this week. The public issue opened on Friday and was oversubscribed within two hours. Investors can bid for the public issue in the fixed price band of Rs 1,073 – Rs 1,083 per equity share in the bid lot of 13 shares and multiples thereafter. So far this issue has been subscribed more than 4 times. Domestic markets will also see fresh listing on the stock exchanges today as GR Infrastructure and Clean Science make their market debuts. Both the IPOs had attracted strong investor interest. Apart from the IPOs, investors will keep tabs on the monsoon session of the parliament, getting underway today. The government has lined up as many as 26 Bills for consideration and passing during the session which will have 19 sittings ending August 13.