Share Market News Today | Sensex, Nifty, Share Prices LIVE: Domestic equity market benchmarks BSE Sensex and Nifty 50 fell in Monday’s session, on the back of weak Asian cues. BSE Sensex was hovering around 51,450, while the Nifty 50 index was above 15,400. ITC, Asian Paints, Bharti Airtel, ICICI Bank, Dr Reddy’s, RIL were among top Sensex gainers. Mahindra & Mahindra was the worst performer on Sensex, followed by Housing Development Finance Corporation (HDFC), Infosys, IndusInd Bank, Tech Mahindra. The Nifty sectoral indices were mixed, with Nifty Auto index, down 1.4 per cent. While Nifty Pharma and Nifty Metal indices gained 0.7 per cent, each.
The National Statistical Office (NSO) will release the GDP growth estimates for the January-March quarter of FY21, and the provisional annual estimates for the year 2020-21 on May 31, 2021. The May 20-27 poll conducted by news agency Reuters with 29 economists showed that the economic outlook was lowered to 21.6 per cent annually, and to 9.8 per cent on average for this fiscal year, down from 23 per cent and 10.4 per cent respectively a month ago.