Bombay Stock Exchange

The Economic Times  3 hrs ago  Comment 
The BSE Sensex lost 5% during the December quarter while the BSE Midcap and Smallcap indices fell 9% and 6%, respectively.
The Economic Times  3 hrs ago  Comment 
BSE's valuation looks cheaper than 23 times forward PE multiple commanded by MCX during its IPO in 2012. But, this reflects BSE's inferior financials.
The Economic Times  Jan 19  Comment 
The initial few days after the Modi government’s sudden ban of Rs 500 and Rs 1,000 notes had spread panic among grey market operators and havala traders.
The Economic Times  Jan 19  Comment 
Shares of midcap companies made decent strides with the BSE Midcap index outperforming the market with a 0.41% rise against a 0.19% uptick in benchmark Sensex.
The Economic Times  Jan 19  Comment 
The broader NSE index closed up 0.22 per cent at 8,435.10, while the benchmark BSE index ended 0.19 per cent higher at 27,308.60.
The Economic Times  Jan 19  Comment 
Group-Z is a category made up of listed companies that have not complied with regulatory requirements. There are about 2,200 firms in the category on BSE.
The Economic Times  Jan 18  Comment 
These details will be used for the purpose of allocation in the IPO and continuous monitoring and maintenance of public shareholding by BSE.
The Economic Times  Jan 18  Comment 
The company’s information services segment accounts for 4% of revenue against global average of 10-25%. SPA Secexpects the company to catch up the trend.
The Economic Times  Jan 18  Comment 
The stock rose 3.3 per cent to hit a one-year high of Rs 197.40 on BSE. The stock had climbed 9.27 per cent in the previous session following the result announcement.
The Hindu Business Line  Jan 17  Comment 
IPO opens on Jan 23 with a price band of ₹805-806/share


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As of 31 December 2007, the Bombay Stock Exchange had 4,887 listed companies[1] with a combined market capitalization of $1.8 trillion.[2] It is Asia's fourth largest stock exchange by market capitalization, behind the Tokyo Stock Exchange, Shanghai Stock Exchange and Hong Kong Stock Exchange.

The number of companies listed on BSE registered a phenomenal increase from 992 in to over 3,200 companies by March 1994, with combined market capitalization rising from INR. 5,421 crores (INR. 54.21 Billion) to INR. 3,98,432 crores (INR 39.84 Trillion) by March 31, 1994.

Basic Information

  • Owner: Bombay Stock Exchange Limited
  • Location: Mumbai, India
  • Time Zone: Indian Standard Time (GMT+5:30)
  • Currency: Indian Rupee (INR)

Exchange Symbols

  • Google Finance: BOM
  • Thomson Reuters: BY
  • Yahoo! Finance: .BO

Market Information

  • Trading Hours:
    • Normal Trading Session: 09:00 - 15:30
2004[3] 2005[4] 2006[5] 2007[6]
Number of Listed Companies4,7304,7634,7964,887
Domestic Market Capitalization (in $ million)386,321553,074818,8791,819,101
Value of Shares Traded (in $ million)118,248158,982214,488343,776
Average Daily Turnover (in $ million)4666338581,370
Average Value of Trades (in $ thousand)
New Capital Raised from Initial Public Offerings (in $ million)2,9181,3195,6019,643
New Capital Raised from Secondary Public Offerings (in $ million)3927,1791,3202,074
Number of Trading Days254251250251

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Benchmark Index

The BSE Sensex (SENSEX-BY), composed of thirty stocks representative of the exchange, is the benchmark stock index of the Bombay Stock exchange.

Constituent Indices

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Stocks listed on the Bombay Stock Exchange


  1. Number of Listed Companies (2006, 2007), World Federation of Exchanges
  2. Domestic Market Capitalization (2006, 2007), World Federation of Exchanges
  3. Annual Statistics 2004, Equity Markets, World Federation of Exchanges
  4. Annual Statistics 2005, Equity Markets, World Federation of Exchanges
  5. Annual Statistics 2006, Equity Markets, World Federation of Exchanges
  6. Annual Statistics 2007, Equity Markets, World Federation of Exchanges
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