Share market news today | Sensex, Nifty, LIVE Stock Prices: National markets began Tuesday trading in the green. India VIX was approaching 17 levels.
Share market news today | Sensex, Nifty, Live Stock Quotes: The major national indices opened in the green on Tuesday morning. The S&P BSE Sensex rose 150 points or 0.25% to trade near 61,460 points. NSE Nifty 50 rose 31 points or 0.17% near 18,339. Bank Nifty rose 0.50% as broader markets mirrored the rise. India VIX was in the green. Sun Pharma was Sensex’s top gainer, up 1.16%, followed by Bajaj Finserv, Bajaj Finance and ITC. Ultratech Cement, Maruti Suzuki India, Bajaj Auto and Tata Steel were the main laggards.
Hiring activity rose 2% in December, showing marginal growth on the back of positive demand in the retail and food processing industries. According to the Monster Jobs Index, a report by Monster.com, a Quess company, the retail and agribusiness industries saw a 12% positive slope thanks to multi-channel approaches, technology adoption and government initiatives. The report showed that demand for talent jumped 12% year-on-year in December 2021, compared to the same month in 2020, highlighting an optimistic recovery cycle at the end of the year.