10 February 2015 :: The BSE Sensex cross 400 points : Expected AAP win in Delhi may be the factor.The gains came even as trends showed that the anti-corruption Aam Aadmi Party is heading for a landslide victory in the 70-seat Delhi assembly. AAP was leading in 62 seats; PM Modi’s BJP was a distant second with just 7 seats.
The S&P BSE SENSEX (S&P Bombay Stock Exchange Sensitive Index), also-called the BSE 30 or simply the SENSEX, is a free-float market-weighted stock market index of 30 well-established and financially sound companies listed on Bombay Stock Exchange. The 30 component companies which are some of the largest and most actively traded stocks, are representative of various industrial sectors of the Indian economy. Published since 1 January 1986, the S&P BSE SENSEX is regarded as the pulse of the domestic stock markets in India.