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Indian Stock Market in the year 2010

The BSE Sensex jumped 3,044.28 points or 17.43% in calender 2010. The S&P CNX Nifty surged 933.45 points or 17.94% in 2010, as foreign funds made record purchases of Indian stocks.

Open High Low Close Change %
Sensex 17,473.45 21,108.64 15,651.99 20,509.09 3,035.64 17.37%
Midcap 6,746.69 8,791.10 6,276.91 7,802.71 1,056.02 15.65%
Smallcap 8,393.77 11,366.68 7,926.82 9,670.31 1,276.54 15.21%
Auto 7,477.72 10,536.92 6,721.57 10,235.41 2,757.69 36.88%
Bankex 10,066.40 15,108.27 9,137.36 13,379.73 3,313.33 32.91%
FMCG 2,802.17 3,799.69 2,646.32 3,684.12 881.95 31.47%
IT 5,204.97 6,845.09 4,758.86 6,824.82 1,619.85 31.12%
Metal 17,466.97 18,736.77 13,827.74 17,595.86 128.89 0.74%
Oil & Gas 10,367.54 11,270.27 8,940.07 10,601.42 233.88 2.26%
Power 3,202.31 3,393.32 2,767.57 2,988.56 -213.75 -6.67%
PSU 9,569.51 10,708.33 8,578.42 9,460.63 -108.88 -1.14%
Realty 3,878.02 4,203.62 2,454.52 2,856.22 -1,021.80 -26.35%

Some Noted Points

>Foreign funds bought shares worth a massive Rs 2352.70 crore on Thursday, 30 December 2010. The inflow reached Rs 2049.60 crore in December 2010 and Rs 133266 crore in calendar 2010.
>Combined advance tax payment by top 100 corporate taxpayers rose 18.7% to Rs 27,531 crore in Q3 December 2010 over Q3 December 2009, indicating better corporate performance in the third quarter this year.
>Life Insurance Corporation (LIC), the biggest domestic institutional investor, reduced its purchases considerably over the past couple of months, after a couple of its investment decisions came under a cloud.