On the Sector Breakdown of India’s S&P BSE SENSEX Index

The S&P BSE SENSEX is the benchmark index of the Indian equity market. The index is up around 9% so far this year. In this post, let’s take a quick look at the sector composition of Sensex. According to S&P, the Sensex “is designed to measure the performance of the 30 largest, most liquid and …

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On the Composition of India’s S&P BSE SENSEX Index

The S&P BSE SENSEX Index of the Indian equity market soared recently after the re-election of the Prime Minister Modi. The index is up just over 10% year-to-date. Currently the index is trading in the 39,800 range within a striking distance of the 52-week high at 40,312. It remains to be seen if it can surpass …

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Investors Keep An Eye On India’s Sensex Index

The BSE S&P/SENSEX index of the Indian equity market reached an all-time high of over 39,000 in April. Since then it has drifted downwards and closed at 37,462 on Friday. The market is highly anticipating the results of the General Elections currently in progress. The election was held in multiple phases and after the final phase, …

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