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  • Sensex hits life high, ends at 28788.28, Nifty at 8698.00 20-01-2015 09:47 AM

    Mumbai: Equity benchmarks surged to record highs on Tuesday among growing perception that India is the best placed among emerging markets because of its improving macro economic fundamentals. The 30-share Sensex hit a new peak of 28829.29, before closing at 28784.67, up 522.66 points or 1.85 per cent over its...
  • Nifty ends at 8494, Sensex soars 729 points 15-01-2015 09:58 AM

    Mumbai: The market has ended with some very strong gains. The Sensex was up 728.73 points or 2.7 per cent at 28075.55, and the Nifty ended up 216.60 points or 2.6 per cent at 8494.15. About 1693 shares advanced, 1206 shares declined and 322 shares were unchanged. Banks led the...
  • Sensex flat, Midcap outperforms; oil & metals dip, banks up 30-12-2014 09:27 AM

    Mumbai: It was another day of consolidation for equity benchmarks on Tuesday due to lack of volumes while the broader markets mildly outperformed. Banks and capital goods stocks supported the market while oil & gas and metals stocks were under pressure. The 30-share BSE Sensex advanced 7.81 points to 27403.54...
  • Nifty ends below 8250, Sensex up 154 points; banks in red 29-12-2014 09:51 AM

    Mumbai: The market ended on higher note. The Sensex closed up 153.95 points or 0.6 per cent at 27395.73, and the Nifty was up 45.60 points at 8246.30. About 1616 shares have advanced, 1312 shares declined, and 117 shares are unchanged. Metal stocks ruled the roost with Sesa Sterlite, Hindalco...
  • Sensex gains 33 points in choppy trade, ends at 27,241.78 points 26-12-2014 09:38 AM

    Mumbai: The BSE benchmark Sensex gained over 33 points to close at 27,241.78 and NSE Nifty reclaimed the 8,200-mark to register their first rise in three days. A smart rise towards the fag-end in TCS, HDFC, L&T, Sun Pharma, Hindalco, Sesa Sterlite, SBI, Infosys, HDFC Bank, Tata Steel and RIL...
  • Sensex up over 200 points, Nifty above 8200 19-12-2014 09:50 AM

    Mumbai: The Sensex is up 208.90 points or 0.8 per cent at 27335.47, and the Nifty is up 59.85 points or 0.7 per cent at 8219.15. About 1017 shares have advanced, 183 shares declined, and 32 shares are unchanged. The market has opened higher. The Sensex is up 166.08 points...
  • Sensex surges 416 points, Nifty regains 8,100 mark on value buying 18-12-2014 09:52 AM

    Mumbai: The benchmark BSE Sensex surged by 416 points to close above 27,000 level while the wider Nifty reclaimed 8,100 mark on Thursday on value buying after recent sharp falls and hopes on tax reforms as the Cabinet cleared the long-pending GST bill. The domestic markets also followed a rally...
  • Nifty ends above 8350, Sensex flat; SBI up 3 per cent, BHEL falls 10-12-2014 10:25 AM

    Mumbai: After a volatile day of trade, the market ended on a flat note. The Sensex ended up 34.09 points at 27831.10, and the Nifty was up 14.95 points at 8355.65. About 1681 shares have advanced, 1255 shares declined, and 110 shares are unchanged. SBI gained 3.5 per cent while...
  • Sensex rises 120 pts, Nifty hits new peak; ITC in limelight 04-12-2014 10:06 AM

    Mumbai: The benchmark Sensex on Thursday bounced back to end with a gain of 120 points and Nifty jumped 26.75 points after rising to new lifetime high on the back of heavy buying in ITC shares on buzz that the government will not ban sales of loose cigarettes. Global cues...
  • Sensex, Nifty end at record closing high on oil prices fall 28-11-2014 09:43 AM

    Mumbai: The market ended at new record closing high on Friday following further fall in crude oil prices after the OPEC decided not to cut output. Hopes of rate cut or indication of rate cut in monetary policy on December 2 also pushed market higher. The Sensex rose 255.08 points...
  • Sensex, Nifty log biggest drop in nearly six weeks 25-11-2014 09:45 AM

    Mumbai: In their biggest drop in nearly six weeks, benchmark Sensex on Tuesday tumbled 161 points to 28,338.05 and Nifty index fell 67 points to 8,463.10 from record highs due to profit-booking and worries over new norms on P-Notes. Shares of Realty, FMCG, Power, Metal, Consumer Durables, Banking, Capital Goods...
  • Sensex, Nifty end at new closing high; metals & IT surge 24-11-2014 09:25 AM

    Mumbai: Stirred up by positive global news, Indian market maintained strong upmove throughout the day before ending at record high levels. The Sensex ended up 164.91 points or 0.6 per cent at 28499.54 after hitting intra-day record high of 28542. The Nifty closed up 52.80 points or 0.6 per cent...
  • Sensex up 34.71 points to close at 28,067.56; Nifty ends at 8,401.90 20-11-2014 09:32 AM

    Mumbai: Sensex on Thursday closed 34.71 points high to close at 28,067.56 while Nifty ended at 8,401.90 with rise of 19.60 points. Earlier in the day shares were flat to positive in opening trade, with Nifty testing the 8,400 level it lost on Wednesday. At open, the Sensex was up...
  • Rupee opens at 61.83 per dollar; down 9 paise 19-11-2014 10:09 AM

    Mumbai: The Indian rupee slipped by nine paise in the early trade on Wednesday. It had opened at 61.83 per dollar against 61.74 on Tuesday. The yen hovers at multi-year lows against the dollar and euro as the market cautiously waited to see what the Bank Of Japan would say...
  • Sensex closes 15 points down at 28,163.29; Nifty down at 8,425.90 18-11-2014 08:58 AM

    Mumbai: Sensex on Tuesday ended about 15 points down at 28,163.29 after hitting lifetime high of 28,282.85 while Nifty closed 5 points down at 8,425.90. Indices are steady in noon trade with the Sensex up 23 points at 28201, and the Nifty up 3 points at 8434. Buyers are focused...
  • Record close for Nifty; realty, metals jump, pharma drags 14-11-2014 09:52 AM

    Mumbai: Indian benchmarks surged to fresh record highs at Friday close with a 0.3 per cent gain, with the Nifty rising 32 points to 8,389 while the Sensex climbed 102 points to 28,046. High-beta shares led the gains through the day, with stocks of real estate, metals, chemicals and oil...
  • Sensex ends 68 points down; HPCL, BPCL slip 4-6 per cent on excise hike 13-11-2014 10:20 AM

    Mumbai: The market has ended lower. The Sensex was down 68.26 points or at 27940.64 and the Nifty slipped 25.45 points at 8357.85. About 1334 shares advanced, 1716 shares declined and 105 shares were unchanged. Tata Power, Sesa Sterlite, ONGC, GAIL and Hero Moto were major laggards. On the gaining...
  • Sensex ends above 28000, Nifty at 8383 12-11-2014 10:10 AM

    Mumbai: The benchmark indices have ended at record high levels once again. The Sensex was up 98.84 points at 28008.90 and the Nifty was up 20.65 points at 8383.30. About 1517 shares advanced, 1528 shares declined, and 105 shares were unchanged. Banks and auto lend major support. Axis Bank was...
  • Sensex ends over 6.10 points higher at 27,874.73;Nifty at 7.25 points up at 8,344.25 10-11-2014 09:39 AM

    Mumbai: Sensex on Monday ended 6.10 points higher at 27,874.73 while Nifty closed 7.25 points up at 8,344.25. Earlier in the day, the market slipped away succumbing to selling pressure. The Sensex faced a fall of 89.36 points at 27779.27 and the Nifty down by 26.15 points at 8310.85. About...
  • Sensex, Nifty flat; Sesa up 2 per cent, Ashok Leyland hits new high 03-11-2014 10:04 AM

    Mumbai: The market closed flat dragged by some bit of profit booking. The Nifty consolidated at around 8300. The 50-share index ended at 8324, up 1.95 points while Sensex was down 5.45 points at 27860.38. Sesa Sterlite, Axis Bank, HDFC, SBI and ICICI Bank were top gainers while Gail, M&M,...
  • Nifty closes above 8300 for 1st time, Sensex spikes 520 points 31-10-2014 09:27 AM

    Mumbai: The market staged spectacular performance on Friday as equity benchmarks saw the biggest one day gains for the first time since May 2014 led by index heavyweights like HDFC, Infosys, L&T and Reliance Industries. The rally was majorly driven by strong growth in US GDP in Q3CY14 and Japan's...
  • Mahurat Trading: Nifty breaches 8000, Sensex firm on Diwali 23-10-2014 06:48 PM

    Mumbai: The market starts auspicious Mahurat trading session with smart gains. It also marks the beginning of Samavat 2071. The Nifty opened at 8029 up 21 points while the Sensex is up 68.91 points at 26856.14. US stocks erased earlier gains to close lower on Wednesday as a shooting at...
  • Nifty gains for 3rd day, ends above 7900; Wipro surges 3 pc 21-10-2014 09:54 AM

    Mumbai: The market rallied for the third consecutive session on Tuesday with the benchmark Nifty closing above the 7900 level supported by banks, metals, auto and capital goods stocks. The 30-share BSE Sensex rose 145.80 points to close at 26575.65 and the 50-share NSE Nifty climbed 48.35 points to 7927.75....
  • Choppy Sensex, Nifty close lower; DLF tanks 28 per cent, BHEL up 4 per cent 14-10-2014 10:17 AM

    Mumbai: Equity benchmarks closed marginally lower amid consolidation on Tuesday ahead of two state elections (Maharashtra and Haryana) on Wednesday. The Sensex fell 34.74 points to close at 26349.33 and the Nifty declined 20.25 points to 7864. About 1301 shares have advanced, 1622 shares declined, and 109 shares are unchanged....
  • Sensex plunges 340 points 10-10-2014 09:53 AM

    Mumbai: Equity benchmarks erased some gains seen in previous session. The Sensex fell 339.90 points or 1.28 per cent to 26297.38, and the Nifty lost 96.80 points or 1.22 per cent to 7863.75 as the markets closed on Friday. About 1012 shares have advanced, 1903 shares declined, and 112 shares...
  • Infosys Q2 beats estimates, consolidated net profit up 28.6 per cent year-on-year to Rs 3,096 cr 10-10-2014 09:29 AM

    Mumbai: Infosys has reported a 7 per cent growth in second quarter (July-September) profit at Rs Rs 3,096 crore quarter-on-quarter and dollar revenue grew 3.2 per cent to USD 2,201 million. According to CNBC-TV18 poll estimates, analysts had expected 3.43 per cent growth in profit after tax at Rs 2,985...
  • Fed minutes lift Sensex 390 points; BHEL up 8 pc, Infosys Q2 eyed 09-10-2014 09:43 AM

    Mumbai: Bulls finally found their feet on Dalal Street on Thursday. Equity benchmarks snapped three-day losing streak due to broadbased rally triggered by Fed chair Janet Yellen and the US Federal Reserve. Benchmarks recouped all its losses seen in previous three sessions. The 30-share BSE Sensex surged 390.49 points or...
  • Sensex, Nifty fall 1 per cent; metals, capital goods, banks drag 07-10-2014 09:34 AM

    Mumbai: The market extended its southward journey for the second trading session of the October month with the Sensex falling 296.02 points or 1.11 per cent to 26271.97 on Tuesday. The Nifty closed way below the 7900, down 93.15 points or 1.17 per cent to 7852.40. About 1120 shares advanced...
  • Nifty ends below 7950; IT surges, Hero up, Maruti falls 3 per cent 01-10-2014 09:51 AM

    Mumbai: The market ended a dull day of trade on a flat note. The Nifty ended tad below 7950 down 19.25 points at 7945.55 while the Sensex slipped 62.52 points at 26567.99. Oil & gas and FMCG stocks were beaten down while IT stocks gained on dollar strength. Wipro, Infosys,...