Bombay Stock Exchange

The Economic Times  Dec 12  Comment 
The bellwether stock lost 1.48 per cent in share price to end the day at Rs 2,455.70 on the BSE. During the day, it fell by 2.62 per cent to Rs 2,427.
The Economic Times  Dec 12  Comment 
The drug firm's scrip rose by 4.47 per cent to settle at Rs 161.15 on the BSE. During the trade, it rallied 12.86 per cent to Rs 174.10.
The Hindu Business Line  Dec 12  Comment 
The market valuation of companies listed on the BSE’s SME platform today crossed the landmark Rs 10,000-crore mark within two years of its launch.Commenting on the achievement BSE MD &...
The Hindu Business Line  Dec 12  Comment 
The Hindu Business Line  Dec 12  Comment 
The Economic Times  Dec 12  Comment 
Shares of pharmaceuticals companies have been gaining momentum for third straight session as the rupee depreciated against the US dollar.
The Hindu Business Line  Dec 12  Comment 
Bharti Airtel began the session on a firm note, rising 1.72 per cent to lead the pack on the BSE on Friday morning. At 11.09 am it was quoting at Rs 349.60 as against Rs 343.70 at close yesterday....
The Hindu Business Line  Dec 12  Comment 
Anubhav Infrastructure (scrip code: 538833) has informed the trading members of the BSE that its equity shares are admitted to dealings on the exchange in the list of ‘MT’ group securities. ...
The Hindu Business Line  Dec 12  Comment 
JM Financial has informed the BSE that its board had on Thursday allotted 1,16,46,939 equity shares of face value of Re one each to Vikram Shankar Pandit, a non-resident Indian, following Pandit e...
The Hindu Business Line  Dec 12  Comment 
The benchmark equity indices fell by close to a percentage on Friday, rounding up a week of disappointing market action. The Nifty, which opened in the green in the morning, started falli...
The Hindu Business Line  Dec 11  Comment 
Pfaudler Inc, promoter of GMM Pfaudler, will sell 1.66 per cent or 2.42 lakh shares through the offer-for-sale mechanism via a separate window at the BSE. The floor price will be disclosed...
The Economic Times  Dec 11  Comment 
Complaints are in nature of non-receipt of money, non-receipt of equity shares in demat & physical form, non-receipt of debt, among others, BSE said.


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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

By Industry

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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