- On Wednesday, the Sensex closed up 622 points at 30,818 and the Nifty closed 187 points up at 9,066.
- The US market Nasdaq closed up 2.08 percent at 9,375 points, up 190 points yesterday.
May 21, 2020, 09:29 AM IST
Mumbai. The Sensex opened up 85.68 points and the Nifty opened 12.9 points higher on the fourth day of trading today on Thursday. Earlier on Wednesday, the Sensex and Nifty closed with gains. The Sensex opened 36.58 points down and the Nifty opened 10.05 points higher yesterday. However, the Sensex gained in the first minute of trading. During the day's trading, the Sensex managed to move up to 682.14 points and the Nifty to 214.70 points. At the end of trading, the Sensex was up 622.44 points at 30,818.61 and the Nifty was up 187.45 points at 9,066.55.
Worldwide markets closed with gains
On Wednesday, markets across the world saw a boom. The US market Dow Jones gained 1.52 percent to close at 24,575.90, up 369.04 points. At the same time, Nasdaq, the second US market, gained 2.08 percent to close at 190.67 points at 9,375.78. On the other hand, the S&P closed up 48.67 points at 2,971.61, up 1.67 percent. However, China's Shanghai Composite was down 26.95 points at 24,373.00, down 0.11 percent. In the market of Italy, France, Germany also increased.
Death in the country and the world due to corona
The number of corona infections in the country has increased to 1,12,028. Of these, 63,165 reports are positive. There, 45,422 infected people have been cured. So far, the death toll from Corona in the country has been 3,434. These figures are according to covid19india.org. On the other hand, the number of people infected with coronavirus worldwide has reached 5,085,504. Of these, 329,731 have died. The death toll from Corona in the US has been 94,994.
09:28 AM Among the 32 out of 32 on the BSE, there is an increase in 2 indices and a decline in 2.
The BSE Sensex has a rise in shares of 17 companies and a decline in shares of 13 companies.
09:15 AM The Sensex is trading up 98.38 points at 30,975.76 and the Nifty is up 20.00 points at 9,086.55.
US market closed with gains on Wednesday