S&P BSE Sensex
is the barometer of Indian economy.
On Monday, the company slashed its March 2014 target for the Sensex
to 20,000 from 21,700, joining the ranks of foreign brokerages turning sceptical on the Indian stock market.
Recently co-branded in partnership with S&P Dow Jones Indices, the Sensex
is considered the most popular gauge of the Indian equity market and has high brand recall among investors.
With DGCX SENSEX
Futures, we hope to build on the success of our India-focused contracts, which continue to generate record trading volumes.
closed at 20,039 on 18 January, while the National Stock Exchange Nifty closed at 6,064.
has lost almost one-quarter of its value since reaching an all-time peak last November.
The cumulative losses for investors over the past four trading sessions is estimated at about Rs 4 lakh crore, as the Sensex
fell by about 1,000 points in this period.
And if you stay invested now, chances are you may end up in a situation when the Sensex
bottoms out in a couple of months to where it was when you entered the market in 2009.
Mahindra and Mahindra, ONGC, BHEL and SBI were the Sensex
The benchmark Mumbai 30-share Sensex
index rose 702.
7 (ANI): Following a weakness on Wall Street, market indices Nifty and Sensex
saw a moderate slump during opening trade on Wednesday.
Accordingly, the S&P BSE Sensex
and the NSE Nifty 50 breached their previous respective intra-day high levels.