Share Market Highlights: Sensex closes flat with negative bias at 58250, Nifty ends at 17353;Bank stocks surge
Share Market News Today | Sensex, Nifty, Share Prices Highlights: Sensex and Nifty danced between gains and losses for most of the day before diving deep into the red during the afternoon session. However, the headline indices rebounded from lows in the dying hour of trade to close flat with a negative bias. S&P BSE Sensex was down 29 points or 0.05% on the closing bell, sitting at 58,250. NSE Nifty slipped 8.60 points or 0.05% to settle at 17,353. Bank Nifty outperformed benchmarks, gaining 0.82% to end at 36,768. Midcap and Smallcap 50 closed with gains. Bank stocks were among the top performers today. Kotak Mahindra Bank jumped 3.5% to close as the top index gainer, followed by NTPC, Titan, and Sun Pharma. Nestle India was down 2.27%, the worst-performing Sensex constituent of the day. Maruti, Bajaj Finserv, and Bajaj Auto were among the other laggards.