BSE

  • Nifty rises to record high above 9,000; Sensex at over 1 month peak Yesterday

    Mumbai: Rising for the fourth session, the benchmark Sensex on Tuesday jumped 134.59 points to end at over one-month high of 29,593.73 and the NSE's Nifty breached the 9,000-mark for the first time on the back of foreign buying in RIL, Cipla, Sun Pharma and TCS shares. The Nifty, after...
  • Nifty breaches 9,000-mark on fund inflows; RIL leads rally Yesterday

    Mumbai: The National Stock Exchange index Nifty breached the 9,000-level for the first time in pre-close session on Tuesday on sustained inflow of foreign capital amid growth-oriented and market-friendly measures in the Budget. The 50-issue Nifty crossed the 9,000-level for the first time by gaining 47.20 points, or 0.52 per...
  • Nifty hits new peak, Sensex up 97 points on Budget cheer 2 days ago

    Mumbai: The benchmark Sensex on Monday continued its upward journey for the third straight session, rising over 97 points higher to end at 29,459.14 while the Nifty index closed at a new peak of 8,956.75 led by surge in capital goods and banking shares boosted by Budget proposals. Barring Maruti Suzuki,...
  • Budget boost for healthcare sector pushes pharma shares up 5 per cent 4 days ago

    Mumbai: Pharma scrips gained up to 5 per cent on Saturday after the government alloted Rs 33,152 crore to the healthcare sector. Shares of Aurobindo Pharma surged 4.90 per cent, Ranbaxy Laboratories climbed 3.74 per cent, Sun Pharmaceutical Industries rose by 3.62 per cent and Torrent Pharmaceuticals jumped 3.10 per...
  • Sensex, Nifty surge after Eco Survey boosts Budget hopes 5 days ago

    Mumbai: Ahead of Modi government's first full Budget, the benchmark Sensex on Friday logged its best daily gain in almost six weeks, spurting 473.47 points to 29,220.12 after the Economic Survey made a strong pitch for big-bang reforms while projecting faster growth and improved fiscal situation. The BSE Sensex opened at...
  • Rail Budget dampner, Nifty ends at 8684 6 days ago

    Mumbai: The Rail Budget failed to enthuse investors dragging the market after Minister Suresh Prabhu hiked freight rates. February F&O expiry also added pressure in the market. The Nifty ended F&O expiry at 8683.85, down 83.40 points or 0.9 per cent. The Sensex lost 261.34 points or 0.9 percent at...
  • Sensex, Nifty end flat; FMCG & cap goods up, oil, banks dip February 24, 2015

    Mumbai: Equity benchmarks closed second session of the Budget week on a flat note on Tuesday as investors preferred to stay on the sidelines till the Budget gets announced (on Saturday). The consolidation in market was also ahead of expiry of February derivative contracts and Railway Budget that both will...
  • Sensex gains 41 points on fifth day of rise; Greek debt talks eyed February 16, 2015

    Mumbai: In a volatile session, the benchmark Sensex on Monday surged 230 points in early trade but pared most gains to end with a slender 41 points rise on selling in banking, pharma and oil&gas shares and caution ahead of crucial Greek debt talks. Nevertheless, domestic markets extended their winning session...
  • Sensex snaps 7-day losing streak, ends 128 points up February 10, 2015

    Mumbai: The benchmark Sensex on Tuesday snapped its seven-day losing streak but failed to maintain early gains a day when the BJP was trounced by the AAP in Delhi assembly elections. The BSE bluechip index, which rose over 400 points just before noon, more than halved its gain to conclude...
  • Sensex tanks 490 points, Delhi exit polls, L&T Q3 numbers weigh February 9, 2015

    Mumbai: Shares plunged on Monday on concerns that a likely Aam Aadmi Party victory in Delhi could force the BJP government to go slow on reforms. The 30-share Sensex tumbled 490.52 points or 1.71 per cent to close at 28227.39 after hitting a low of 28183.32 during the day. The...
  • Sensex down 133 points, logs worst weekly drop in 2 months February 6, 2015

    Mumbai: Slipping for the sixth straight day, the benchmark Sensex on Friday fell by 133.06 points and logged its worst weekly drop in nearly two months on weak bluechip earnings coupled with caution ahead of Delhi assembly polls. Selling was seen in sectors like auto, healthcare, banking, power, oil and...
  • Rupee ends higher by another 4 paise vs dollar February 6, 2015

    Mumbai: The rupee firmed up further by 4 paise to close at 61.69 against the American currency on sustained selling of dollars by banks and exporters. The rupee resumed higher at 61.70 at the Interbank Foreign Exchange (Forex) and firmed up further to 61.67 on initial...
  • RBI disappoints markets; Sensex drops 122 points to end at 29,000 February 3, 2015

    Mumbai: Extending losses for the third straight day, benchmark BSE Sensex on Tuesday slipped by 122 points to close at 29,000.14 as RBI keeping interest rate unchanged disappointed investors. Interest rate sensitive realty and baking stocks bore the brunt of selling after the Reserve Bank of India left repo rate...
  • Coal India Limited mega share sale sails through; government to get Rs 22600 crore January 30, 2015

    New Delhi: In the biggest ever disinvestment exercise, the government's 10 per cent stake sale in Coal India on Friday got over subscribed by 1.05 times and fetched about Rs 22,600 crore although retail investors did not bid so aggressively. This is also the biggest ever share sale by any private...
  • Sensex, Nifty log new new closing peaks on fag-end buying January 29, 2015

    Mumbai: After a brief pause, stocks continued their upward march on Thursday with benchmark Sensex rising 122.59 points to new closing peak of 29,681.77 and Nifty index gaining 38.05 points to 8,952.35 on fag-end buying in select bluechips amid expiry of monthly equity derivatives. Besides, in-line earnings from some firms...
  • Nifty ends at 8910, Sensex up 292 points; banks soar January 27, 2015

    Mumbai: The market ended at record highs as banks boosted trade. The Nifty ended above 8900-level for first time. The 50-share index was up 74.90 points or 0.8 per cent at 8910.50. The Sensex closed up 292.20 points or 1 per cent at 29571.04. About 1406 shares have advanced, 1523...
  • Sensex up 273 points, Nifty ends above 8800 for 1st time ever January 23, 2015

    Mumbai: The market rallied for the seventh consecutive session on Friday, spiking nearly 2000 points on the Sensex (in seven days). The Sensex on Fridaygained 272.82 points or 0.94 percent at 29278.84 and the Nifty jumped 60.15 points or 0.69 per cent to 8821.55 on ECB stimulus. About 1140 shares have...
  • Rupee 7 paise down vis-a-vis US dollar January 22, 2015

    Mumbai: Snapping five-day winning streak, the Indian rupee on Thursday lost seven paise against the dollar at 61.70 due to fresh demand for the US currency from banks and importers even as strong capital inflows continued. The rupee in early trade at the Interbank Foreign...
  • Sensex, Nifty at historic high levels; HUL steals the show January 21, 2015

    Mumbai: Rising for the fifth day in a row, benchmark BSE Sensex on Wednesday set a life-time high of 28,958 points and NSE Nifty recorded a historic 8,741 points as overall macro outlook and optimism over forthcoming budget continue to buoy investor sentiment. After resuming the day higher...
  • Sensex hits life high, ends at 28788.28, Nifty at 8698.00 January 20, 2015

    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...
  • Sensex up 140 points on fund inflows; wipro, bank stocks gain January 19, 2015

    Mumbai: Extending its rising streak for the third straight session, the benchmark BSE Sensex surged over 140 points to close at 28,262.01, led by gains in IT major Wipro and financial stocks on encouraging earnings. The BSE 30-share Sensex resumed on a strong footing at 28,249.84 and continued its upward journey...
  • Sensex gains 46 points to log best weekly gain in over two months January 16, 2015

    Mumbai: The benchmark Sensex on Friday rose over 46 points to end at 28,121.89 on buying in blue-chips of consumer durable, pharma and power sectors and logged its best weekly gain in over two months. Similarly, the NSE Nifty index inched up by 19.65 points, or 0.23 per cent, to close...
  • Sensex, Nifty fall for 2nd day on weak global cues, ITC drops January 14, 2015

    Mumbai: Indian stock markets on Wednesday fell for the second straight session with benchmark Sensex dropping nearly 79 points to end at 27,346.82 as ITC shares tanked on worries related to proposed ban on sale of loose cigarettes while metal stocks tracked weak global cues. Selling was seen in metal, FMCG,...
  • Rupee rises 16 paise to one-month high of 62.16 vs US dollar January 12, 2015

    Mumbai: The rupee continued to rule firm against the greenback for the fourth successive session, gaining another 16 paise on Monday to end at over one-month high of 62.16 on persistent selling of dollars by banks and exporters on hopes of capital inflows into domestic markets. The stock benchmark Sensex extended...
  • Sensex climbs 183 poits; Infosys up 5 per cent January 9, 2015

    Mumbai: In a volatile trade, the stock market benchmark Sensex on Friday soared higher by 183 points, led by gains in IT stocks as Infosys beat market expectations with a robust set of quarterly results. After opening on a strong note, the 30-scrip BSE index...
  • Sensex, Nifty rebound from 3-week lows on strong global cues January 8, 2015

    Mumbai:,/b> Rebounding from three-week lows, the benchmark Sensex on Thursday jumped 365.89 points to 27,274.71 and Nifty rose 132.50 points to 8,234.60 on value-based buying in bluechips amid positive global cues on strong US data and fresh Eurozone stimulus hopes. Besides, strength in the Indian rupee, which sharply appreciated to 62.60...
  • Bloodbath on Dalal Street; Sensex tanks 855 points on Greece woes January 6, 2015

    Mumbai: In its worst ever crash in over six years, benchmark Sensex on Tuesday tanked 855 points as stock markets globally went into a tailspin amid political turmoil in Greece and oil price cracking below $50-mark. The NSE Nifty also tanked 251 points, or 3 per cent, on massive selling...
  • Stocks help rupee recover by 6paise vs US dollar to end at 63.29 January 2, 2015

    Mumbai: The Indian rupee recovered from initial losses and ended 6 paise higher at 63.29 against the greenback on Friday on selling of dollars by banks and exporters, amid hopes of more foreign capital inflows into equity market. On Thursday, the rupee suffered its worst single-day drop in over two weeks...
  • Sensex rises 380 points to 3-week high; banking stocks in limelight January 2, 2015

    Mumbai: Rising for the sixth day in a row, the benchmark Sensex on Friday surged 380.36 points to end at over three-week high of 27,887.9 on encouraging manufacturing data and gains in banking stocks on hopes of sectoral reforms. The NSE barometer Nifty also soared over 111 points to close at...
  • Sensex rises 95 points, ends 2014 with best annual gain in 5 years December 31, 2014

    Mumbai: The Sensex on Wednesday rose by over 95 points to end at 27,499.42 on back of infrastructure, power and realty shares, helping the BSE benchmark end 2014 calendar year with the best annual gain in 5 years. BHEL, Tata Power and NTPC were among the gainers today with about...