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  • Nifty falls on profit-taking after third straight record high 3 days ago

    Mumbai: The Nifty fell on Friday after hitting a record high for a third straight day as investors took profits in blue-chips such as ICICI Bank, while software stocks declined after Wipro's US dollar revenue growth lagged rivals. ICICI Bank provisionally fell 1.8 per cent while Wipro slumped 4.4 per cent. The...
  • Rupee slips from two-week highs, ends at 60.12 vs US dollar 4 days ago

    Mumbai: In contrast to rising equities, the rupee on Thursday retreated from nearly two-week highs and ended three paise lower at 60.12 against the Greenback on late dollar demand from importers. The domestic currency also snapped its two-day upmove when it had gained 21 paise against the US currency. At the...
  • Sensex, Nifty end at record closing high 5 days ago

    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,...
  • Rupee rises six paise to end at 60.24 against US dollar 6 days ago

    Mumbai: Rupee rose six paise to end at 60.24 against US dollar on Tuesday. It opened at 60.22 against the dollar in early trade on Tuesday at the Interbank Foreign Exchange market on fresh selling of the US currency by exporters amid sustained foreign capital inflows. The local currency had shed two...
  • Sensex, Nifty end flat 1 week ago

    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...
  • Sensex up 222 points, Nifty ends above 7500; SBI, BHEL soar 4 per cent July 15, 2014

    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...
  • Rupee down 7 paise against US dollar in morning trade July 14, 2014

    Mumbai: The rupee fell by seven paise to 60.00 against the American currency in morning trade on fresh dollar demand from banks and importers amid weak equity markets. Fresh capital outflows from foreign funds affected the value of the rupee against the dollar, a forex dealer said. The rupee resumed lower...
  • Sensex tanks 348 points on sell-off, worst weekly loss since December 2011 July 11, 2014

    Mumbai: The benchmark Sensex on Friday erased initial gains to plunge over 348 points, posting its worst weekly loss in over two and a half years, on disappointment over the Union Budget and fresh debt concerns in Portugal. Stock markets had opened on a strong note with the 30-scrip Sensex...
  • Rupee recovers 8 paise vs dollar in early trade July 8, 2014

    Mumbai: The rupee on Tuesday recovered by 8 paise to 59.93 against the US dollar in early trade at the Inter bank Foreign Exchange market on increased selling of the American currency by exporters. Besides, strengthening of the euro and yen against the dollar in overseas market and a higher opening...
  • Rupee ends flat at 59.72 vs US dollar; logs best week since May 16 July 4, 2014

    Mumbai: The rupee on Friday ended a mere one paisa higher at 59.72 against the US dollar on alternate bouts of demand and supply, wrapping up its best weekly performance since the period ended May 16. It gained 36 paise against the Greenback in the week ended on Friday on hopes...
  • Sensex, Nifty rebound to close at record highs ahead of Budget July 4, 2014

    Mumbai: Continuing its record-setting spree, the benchmark Sensex on Friday rebounded over 138 points to end at new closing peak of 25,962.06, led by oil & gas shares, on hopes of reforms and a growth-oriented Budget next week. Expectations the government is prepared to tackle any crisis related to poor rains...
  • Nifty ends below 7500 on June expiry; Oil & Gas falls 4 pc June 26, 2014

    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 June 25, 2014

    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...
  • Rupee eases two paise against US dollar to end at 60.20 June 23, 2014

    Mumbai: In dull trade, the rupee on Monday ended a mere two paise lower at 60.20 against the US dollar on weak local equities and imported-driven demand for the American currency, extending losses for the second straight session. At the Interbank Foreign Exchange (Forex) market, the domestic unit commenced better...
  • ITC shares drag down Sensex to nearly 3-week lows June 23, 2014

    Mumbai: The benchmark Sensex on Monday fell for the fourth straight session and ended about 74 points down at nearly three-week low levels as tobacco shares led by index heavyweight ITC slumped on fears of excise duty hike, amid concerns over rising crude on continued violence in Iraq. Stock markets...
  • Sensex down 96 points to two-week lows on growing unrest in Iraq June 20, 2014

    Mumbai: The benchmark Sensex fell for the third day and ended about 96 points lower on Friday triggered by selling in the last hour of trade after wary investors appeared reluctant to hold onto positions as violence continued unabated in Iraq. After touching the day's high at 25,276.31 at the outset,...
  • Sensex ends 44 points down; ONGC, RIL shares lead fall June 19, 2014

    Mumbai: Dragged down by oil and gas shares, the benchmark Sensex on Thursday slipped for the second day and closed 44.45 points lower at 25,201.80 amid fears that growing unrest in Iraq could choke crude oil supplies. After rising nearly 180 points in early trade on firming trend overseas on Federal...
  • Sensex rebounds 331 points in late buying surge, rupee recovers June 17, 2014

    Mumbai: The benchmark Sensex on Tuesday rose for the first time in three days and ended about 331 points up at 25,521.19 on heavy buying in the last hour on fund-based activity in RIL, ICICI Bank, ONGC and L&T shares, amid some recovery in the rupee. Recently battered stocks led by...
  • Sensex falls most in over 4 months as Iraq unrest drives up oil June 13, 2014

    Mumbai: The benchmark Sensex on Friday tanked over 348 points, recording its biggest single-session drop in over four months, on a broad-based sell off on prices of crude oil surging to nine-month high levels amid unrest in Iraq. In addition, a depreciating rupee which was trading 44 paise, or 0.73...
  • Sensex rebounds 102 points ahead of IIP, inflation data June 12, 2014

    Mumbai: The benchmark Sensex recouped most of the previous session losses to end 102.32 points up near record highs powered by gains in HDFC, TCS and Sun Pharma shares ahead of industrial output and retail inflation data release due later on Thursday. Smallcap and midcap stocks were also seen back...
  • Sensex snaps 2-day rally, down 52 points on profit-booking June 4, 2014

    Mumbai: In choppy trade, the BSE benchmark index Sensex on Wednesday retreated from record levels to close down by 52 points as investors booked profits in IT, oil & gas and FMCG shares. The 30-share barometer had opened on a positive note and touched day's high of 24,925.90 points. However, profit...
  • Sensex surges 467 points as funds pick banking, oil stocks June 2, 2014

    Mumbai: The BSE benchmark index Sensex on Monday closed up by 467 points, posting its biggest single-day gain in past three weeks following massive buying by funds and retail investors mainly in banking, oil and capital goods stocks. The 30-share index started the session on strong footing and hit the day's...
  • Sensex flat, Nifty ends in red ahead of Modi's swearing-in June 14, 2014

    Mumbai: Giving away all its morning gains, the market ended on a flat note on Monday. The Sensex ended up 23.53 points at 24716.88 while the Nifty was down 8.05 points at 7359.05. About 1374 shares advanced, 1648 shares declined and 108 shares were unchanged. IT and auto stocks lend...
  • Andhra Pradesh HC verdict on Sun Pharma-Ranbaxy merger plea on Saturday May 23, 2014

    Hyderabad: The Andhra Pradesh High Court will on Saturday decide on the petition filed by two investors requesting it to restrain the BSE and NSE from giving any clearance to the scheme of amalgamation or merger between Sun Pharma and Ranbaxy. After hearing the arguments from the counsels of the petitioners,...
  • Rupee up 20 paise at 11-month high vs US dollar on sustained inflows May 19, 2014

    Mumbai: In tandem with up move in stocks, the rupee on Monday gained for the fourth day and closed at a fresh 11-month high of 58.59 against US dollar on sustained inflows. Continued dollar selling by exporters and some banks also boosted the rupee sentiment, a forex dealer said. Weak...
  • Watch: Stellar market rally as exit polls predict NDA victory May 13, 2014

    Markets closed at a lifetime high for the third successive day - on the back of the exit polls predicting a clear majority for the BJP-led NDA. ...
  • Authorities keep vigil on stock market as exit polls pour in May 12, 2014

    New Delhi: With exit polls predicting victory for the NDA in the elections, investors and market authorities are keeping a close watch on stock markets to guard against excessive volatility. The BSE benchmark Sensex on Monday closed at a new high of 23,551 points while NSE...
  • Rupee closes at 61.07 depreciates by 31 paise again US dollar April 23, 2014

    Mumbai: The rupee on Wednesday depreciated by 31 paise to finish at one-month low at 61.07 against the dollar on sustained dollar demand from banks and importers. "Lesser supply of inflows from FIIs and month-end demand for the US currency weighed on the rupee. Some debt related outflows from overseas...
  • Sensex loses 144 points, Nifty below 6750: TCS gains 4 per cent April 15, 2014

    Mumbai: After a lot of struggle, the market closed on a negative note. The Sensex was down 144.03 points at 22484.93, and the Nifty ended down 43.20 points at 6733.10. About 1278 shares have advanced, 1415 shares declined, and 166 shares are unchanged. Hindalco lost 4 per cent...
  • Sensex, Nifty rise for sixth day as foreign funds pour in April 2, 2014

    Mumbai: Rising for the sixth straight day, the BSE benchmark Sensex on Wenesday climbed to yet another record closing high of 22,551.49 on increased foreign fund inflows mainly in banking and oil stocks amid firm global trends. In the day trade, the 30-share index touched all-time high of 22,592.10 for the...