The National Stock Exchange (NSE) is India’s Biggest Exchange by turnover & one of the largest Exchanges in the world.
Today NSE commands a much higher volume than the older Bombay Stock Exchange (BSE) and is one of the most liquid exchanges
NSE’s orders are placed on the National Exchange for Automated Trading (NEAT) System, a completely automated trading system.
The NSE launched its benchmark Index, the NIFTY with 50 stocks from leading companies in 1996 and kept adding further indices based on sector & market capitalisation. A complete list of the NIFTY50 Stocks & their sectors is given below:
|ACC Ltd.||CEMENT & CEMENT PRODUCTS|
|Adani Ports and Special Economic Zone Ltd.||SERVICES|
|Ambuja Cements Ltd.||CEMENT & CEMENT PRODUCTS|
|Asian Paints Ltd.||CONSUMER GOODS|
|Axis Bank Ltd.||FINANCIAL SERVICES|
|Bajaj Auto Ltd.||AUTOMOBILE|
|Bank of Baroda||FINANCIAL SERVICES|
|Bharat Heavy Electricals Ltd.||INDUSTRIAL MANUFACTURING|
|Bharat Petroleum Corporation Ltd.||ENERGY|
|Bharti Airtel Ltd.||TELECOM|
|Cairn India Ltd.||ENERGY|
|Coal India Ltd.||METALS|
|Dr. Reddy's Laboratories Ltd.||PHARMA|
|GAIL (India) Ltd.||ENERGY|
|Grasim Industries Ltd.||CEMENT & CEMENT PRODUCTS|
|HCL Technologies Ltd.||IT|
|HDFC Bank Ltd.||FINANCIAL SERVICES|
|Hero MotoCorp Ltd.||AUTOMOBILE|
|Hindalco Industries Ltd.||METALS|
|Hindustan Unilever Ltd.||CONSUMER GOODS|
|Housing Development Finance Corporation Ltd.||FINANCIAL SERVICES|
|I T C Ltd.||CONSUMER GOODS|
|ICICI Bank Ltd.||FINANCIAL SERVICES|
|Idea Cellular Ltd.||TELECOM|
|IndusInd Bank Ltd.||FINANCIAL SERVICES|
|Kotak Mahindra Bank Ltd.||FINANCIAL SERVICES|
|Larsen & Toubro Ltd.||CONSTRUCTION|
|Mahindra & Mahindra Ltd.||AUTOMOBILE|
|Maruti Suzuki India Ltd.||AUTOMOBILE|
|Oil & Natural Gas Corporation Ltd.||ENERGY|
|Power Grid Corporation of India Ltd.||ENERGY|
|Punjab National Bank||FINANCIAL SERVICES|
|Reliance Industries Ltd.||ENERGY|
|State Bank of India||FINANCIAL SERVICES|
|Sun Pharmaceutical Industries Ltd.||PHARMA|
|Tata Consultancy Services Ltd.||IT|
|Tata Motors Ltd.||AUTOMOBILE|
|Tata Power Co. Ltd.||ENERGY|
|Tata Steel Ltd.||METALS|
|Tech Mahindra Ltd.||IT|
|UltraTech Cement Ltd.||CEMENT & CEMENT PRODUCTS|
|Yes Bank Ltd.||FINANCIAL SERVICES|
|Zee Entertainment Enterprises Ltd.||Zee Entertainment Enterprises Ltd.|
NSE launched Trading in Index & Stock Options in the early 2000’s & the NIFTY quickly became India’s most traded Index in the World, beating the much older & established SENSEX established by the BSE.
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