Generally, these two terms Share and Stock gets a new entrant confused while entering into the share market or stock market world. Basically, these terms are pretty much interrelated and can be differentiated with the help of actual context they actually get used in.
he actual context they get referred in is a “Certificate”. So, in more clearer way, the “stock” can be referred to as the certificate of ownership for any given company and the “share” can be referred as the certificate of ownership for a particular company. The whole share market or stock market runs on these two words and carry a massive set of information.
You can buy or sell the shares with the stock brokerage website, their mobile application if available or you can directly call the stock brokerage firm and ask them to serve your request for buying or selling the shares.
You can always research about stock brokerage firms who can charge you low for your transactions. You can trade on the market in between 9:15 AM to 3:30 PM (Monday to Friday).
It is really difficult to know the status of the market or keep track of all the stocks having so many companies listed on the stock market.
For the same purpose, two separate indices have been created that can give an idea about the Market situation.
The two indices are Nifty and Sensex. Sensex is the word derived from “Sensitive” and “Index” while Nifty has been derived from “National” and “Fifty”.
Sensex value is based on top 30 established companies which generally gives an idea about the BSE while Nifty value is based on top 50 established companies which generally tells the market situation for NSE.