MAHA SHIVARATRI, a day dedicated to Lord Shiva, is celebrated today, 4 March, 2019.
Indian share markets – NSE, BSE, commodity and Forex markets will remain closed on Monday 4-March-2019 due to Maha Shivratri.
On the week end review, the Bombay Stock Exchange index Sensex rose 0.53% while the Nifty of National Stock Exchange Nifty gained 0.66% on weekly basis..
As per data through exchange, foreign portfolio investors (FPIs) pumped in about to Rs17,220-Crore into Indian equities on a net basis in February this year, amid clarity on govt expenditure plans and positive sentiments.
On the global market, Asian shares advanced on Monday amid reports that U.S and China were close to striking a trade-deal after a year-long tariff combat while the US dollar eased as traders wagered Fed Reserve policy would remain accommodative,
In the commodity space, Crude oil Monday are on strong nnote with Brent futures up 17 cents at USD 65.24 per barrel. US crude added 23 cents to USD56.03.