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  • Nifty edges higher in cautious trade 21-08-2014 09:29 AM

    Mumbai: The Nifty edged higher on Thursday for a seventh session of gains in the past eight, as continued buying by foreign investors bolstered blue-chips such as State Bank of India. The benchmark BSE Sensex provisionally closed 0.17 per cent higher at 26,360.11 points, while the broader Nifty ended up...
  • Sensex falls over 106 points to close at 26,314.29 20-08-2014 09:49 AM

    Mumbai: Sensex falls for the 1st time in seven sessions on Wednesday, down over 106 points the stock exchange clossed at 26,314.29 Earlier in the day the Competition Commission of India (CCI) has approved Deepak Fertilizers' proposed additional stake buy in Vijay Mallya group firm Mangalore Chemicals and Fertilizers. The...
  • Sensex gains 184 points to close at 2-week high 14-08-2014 10:44 AM

    Mumbai: The BSE Sensex extended gains for the fourth straight session on Thursday soaring by 184 points to reclaim the 26,000-mark after two weeks as inflation dropped to five-month low level and foreign capital inflows rose. The 30-share Sensex closed at over two-week high of 26,103.23, a gain of 184.28...
  • Sensex rises 38 points to two-week high; ITC, HUL, HDFC shine 13-08-2014 09:43 AM

    Mumbai: In volatile trade, the benchmark Sensex on Wednesday rose 38.18 points to end at a two-week high of 25,918.95 on the back of key bluechip shares ignoring a rise in retail inflation and slowing industrial production growth. Buying in FMCG stocks ITC and HUL, who were the top gainers...
  • Sensex gains 190 points 11-08-2014 09:42 AM

    Mumbai: Auto and IT stocks led the market on Monday. The Sensex ended up 190.10 points or 0.75 percent at 25519.24, and the Nifty was up 57.40 points or 0.7 percent at 7625.95. About 1716 shares have advanced, 1221 shares declined, and 96 shares were unchanged. M&M was up 6...
  • Nifty ends below 7650; IT drags 07-08-2014 09:29 AM

    Mumbai: The market fell marginally on Thursday, continuing southward journey for the second consecutive session amid weak global cues and consolidation. The Sensex declined 76.26 points to 25589.01 and the Nifty slipped 22.80 points to 7649.25 weighed down by technology stocks. The broader markets too were under pressure with the...
  • Sensex sheds 243 points, Nifty below 7700 06-08-2014 09:34 AM

    Mumbai: Global markets weighed on Indian investors' sentiments. The Sensex was down 242.74 points or 0.9 per cent at 25665.27 and the Nifty slipped 74.50 points or 0.96 per cent at 7672.05. About 1496 shares have advanced, 1479 shares declined, and 116 shares are unchanged. Infosys, M&M, Reliance, BHEL and...
  • Nifty closes above 7800 for first time ever, Sensex ends at record high of 26,271 24-07-2014 09:17 AM

    Mumbai: The market has ended on high note after a volatile trading session. The Nifty closed above 7800 for first time ever, at 7830.60, up 34.85 points. The Sensex ended at record closing high of 26,271.85 up 124.52 points. About 1502 shares have advanced, 1456 shares declined, and 129 shares...
  • Sensex, Nifty end at record closing high 23-07-2014 09:28 AM

    Mumbai: After a strong rally, supported by IT stocks the market made another record high at closing. The Sensex ended at record closing high of 26,147.33, up 121.53 points while the Nifty was at record closing high of 7795.75, up 27.90 points. About 1300 shares have advanced, 1659 shares declined,...
  • Sensex ends above 26000 mark, Nifty up 83.65 points 22-07-2014 09:47 AM

    Mumbai:After a blockbuster ride, the market ended on a strong note, marking second highest closing level ever. The Sensex ended above 26,000 for second time, up 310.63 points or 1.21 per cent at 26025.80 and the Nifty was up 83.65 points or 1.09 per cent at 7767.85. About 1466 shares...
  • Sensex, Nifty end flat 21-07-2014 09:30 AM

    Mumbai: The market maintained uptrend throughout the day with some major support by FMCG stocks. The Sensex ended up 73.61 points at 25715.17,and the Nifty up was 20.30 points at 7684.20. About 1723 shares advanced, 1245 shares declined, and 103 shares were unchanged. HDFC was up 3 percent, Reliance ,...
  • June trade deficit touches 11-month high at $11.76 billion 16-07-2014 11:50 AM

    New Delhi: The June trade deficit touched 11-month high to $ 11.76 billion against $ 11.23 billion (MoM) and $ 11.28 billion (Y-o-Y). Though the imports dipped slightly to $ 38.24 billion against $ 39.23 billion on a month on month basis, it grew 8.3 per cent on a year...
  • Sensex gains 321 points, Nifty closes above 7600; ICICI up 5 pc 16-07-2014 09:42 AM

    Mumbai: Stocks rose in Europe after China reported economic growth figures that were slightly stronger than markets had expected, although the reaction in Asia was more muted. The world's second largest economy expanded at a 7.5 per cent annual pace in the second quarter, the statistics bureau said, just beating...
  • Indian rupee opens at 60.23 per dollar; down 11 paise 16-07-2014 09:16 AM

    Mumbai: After a two-day slide, the rupee on Wednesday ended flat at 60.12 against the US dollar on alternate bouts of demand and supply. The Indian rupee commenced weak at 60.23 a dollar from last close of 60.12 at the Interbank Foreign Exchange (Forex) market and declined further to a...
  • Sensex up 222 points, Nifty ends above 7500; SBI, BHEL soar 4 per cent 15-07-2014 09:49 AM

    Mumbai: The market ended the choppy session on a higher note. The Sensex is up 221.67 points or 1 percent at 25228.65, and the Nifty is up 72.50 points or 1 percent at 7526.65. About 1843 shares have advanced, 1084 shares declined, and 104 shares are unchanged. About 698 shares...
  • June inflation at 5.43 pc vs 6.01 pc in May 14-07-2014 12:46 PM

    The June WPI inflation came in lower-than-expected at 5.43 per cent versus 6.01 per cent in May. However, the April WPI data has been revised higher to 5.55 per cent (from 5.20 per cent) which resulted in market selling off the gains made from positive June WPI news. The core...
  • Sensex ends flat despite fall in June inflation; metals up 14-07-2014 09:24 AM

    Mumbai: Equity benchmarks started off the week on a sluggish note with the indices falling marginally on Monday despite better inflation data, weighed down by FMCG and select banks & technology stocks. However, rally in metals and capital goods capped the downside. The 30-share BSE Sensex managed to hold the...
  • IIP growth in May at highest since October 2013 11-07-2014 06:31 PM

    New Delhi: The Index of Industrial Production (IIP) for the month of May came in at 4.7 per cent versus 3.4 percent month-on-month. This is against CNBC-TV18 poll at 3.76 per cent. The factory output in May is at a 19-month high - highest since October 2012. Electricity sector growth...
  • Sensex, Nify end flat; Tata Motors up 3 pc, Hero falls 3 pc 03-07-2014 09:41 AM

    Mumbai: Equity benchmarks snapped four-day gains on profit-taking on Thursday weighed down by oil & gas, banks and power stocks. The 30-share BSE Sensex, which resumed trading after over three hours of halt , slipped 17.46 points to close at 25823.75 while the 50-share NSE Nifty fell 10.35 points to...
  • Record high: Nifty at 7725, Sensex up 325 points on Budget hope 02-07-2014 09:35 AM

    Mumbai: Budget hopes and firm global cues boosted market sentiments as benchmark indices see record closing high. The Nifty ended above 7700, for first time ever, at 7725.15, up 90.45 points or 1.18 per cent. The Sensex closed at 25841.21, up 324.86 or 1.27 percent. Sesa Sterlite was the biggest...
  • Sensex ends flat, Nifty above 7500; TCS, Sun Pharma up 4 pc 27-06-2014 09:46 AM

    Mumbai: Equity benchmarks closed flat amid consolidation on the first day of July series after one percent fall in last session of previous series. Healthcare, technology and fast moving consumer goods stocks supported the market whereas auto, metals, capital goods and select banks saw selling pressure. The Sensex rose 37.25...
  • Rupee opens higher at 60.08 per dollar 27-06-2014 09:19 AM

    Mumbai: The rupee on Friday opened with marginal gains of 6 paise at 60.08 per dollar on Friday as against previous day's closing value of 60.14 a dollar. Pramit Brahmbhatt of Veracity said, "Taking cues from US economic data and growing tensions in Iraq, domestic markets are expected to trade...
  • Nifty ends below 7500 on June expiry; Oil & Gas falls 4 pc 26-06-2014 09:41 AM

    Mumbai: The 50-share NSE Nifty saw heavy selling pressure in late trade on Thursday, the expiry day for June derivative contracts, closing tad below the 7500-mark weighed down by oil & gas and banks stocks. The index slipped 76.05 points or 1 percent to close at 7493.20 and the 30-share...
  • Sensex, Nifty end flat; autos up on extension of lower tax 25-06-2014 04:09 PM

    Mumbai: Equity benchmarks lost marginal gains Wednesday on profit booking ahead of expiry of June derivative contracts on Thursday. However, indices had rallied more than a percent amid highest ever turnover in previous session. The Sensex slipped 55.16 points to close at 25313.74 and the Nifty fell 10.95 points to...
  • Indian rupee opens higher at 60.12 per dollar 24-06-2014 09:34 AM

    Mumbai: Ending a two-day falling trend, the rupee on Tuesday recovered by seven paise to close at 60.13 against the US dollar on the back of a sharp rise in local equities following a drop in global crude oil prices. Fresh dollar selling by exporters and a weak dollar overseas...
  • Iraq conflict drags Sensex 275 points; Cipla, Kotak Bank shine 18-06-2014 09:37 AM

    Mumbai: Equity benchmarks washed out some of previous day's gains on Wednesday, falling one percent each after the tension in Iraq escalated further but the Nifty managed to hold 7500 level. The BSE Sensex fell 274.94 points to close at 25246.25 and the NSE Nifty slipped 73.50 points to 7558.20...