The BSE Sensex index rose 195 points or 0.4% to close at 44,077 on Monday, not far from last week's all-time high of 44,180. Investors welcomed news that the coronavirus vaccine from AstraZeneca and Oxford University could be 90% effective in giving immunity to Covid-19, and that no hospitalizations or severe cases of the disease were reported in those receiving the drug. That follows upbeat results from Pfizer and Moderna earlier this month, who both reported 95% efficacy.
Historically, the India SENSEX Stock Market Index reached an all time high of 44271.15 in November of 2020. India SENSEX Stock Market Index - data, forecasts, historical chart - was last updated on November of 2020.
The India SENSEX Stock Market Index is expected to trade at 42903.31 points by the end of this quarter, according to Trading Economics global macro models and analysts expectations. Looking forward, we estimate it to trade at 39986.87 in 12 months time.