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  • Budget 2015: Nifty at 1-month closing high, Sensex up 141 points; banks soar Yesterday

    Mumbai: After a volatile day, the market ended Budget day trading on a higher note. The Nifty was at a 1-month closing high. The 50-share index was up 57.25 points at 8901.85. The Sensex ended up 141.38 points. About 1241 shares have advanced, 1494 shares declined, and 220 shares are...
  • Sensex, Nifty surge after Eco Survey boosts Budget hopes 2 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 3 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...
  • Mutual fund investors cannot buy or sell on Budget day 4 days ago

    New Delhi: Investors will not able to buy and redeem mutual fund units on February 28 even as stock markets remain open on Saturday when Finance Minister Arun Jaitley will present the much-awaited Union Budget. "It will be a non-business day for mutual funds on the Budget day. An investor cannot...
  • Sensex, Nifty end flat 4 days ago

    Mumbai: The Sensex ended up 3.33 points at 29007.99 and the Nifty was up 5.15 points at 8767.25. About 1234 shares have advanced, 1659 shares declined and 201 shares are unchanged. Tata Steel, Tata Power, Dr Reddy's Labs, Sun Pharma and BHEL were among the losers. Gainers were HDFC, Bharti...
  • Markets riding for a fall unless budget delivers 5 days ago

    Mumbai: Investors in India say the government's first full budget must find a way to boost capital spending while exercising fiscal restraint, or a subsequent sell-off in debt and equities could destabilise the rupee, risking a return to levels seen in 2013. Prime Minister Narendra Modi's election victory nine months ago...
  • Sensex, Nifty end flat; FMCG & cap goods up, oil, banks dip 5 days ago

    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...
  • Market to remain jittery till Budget, like private banks: Quantum 6 days ago

    Mumbai: The market tumbled on first day of crucial Budget week. The Sensex slumped 256 points to close at 28975, and the Nifty slipped 79 points to close at 8755. Speaking to CNBC-TV18, Neeraj Deewan of Quantum Securities said market volatility is likely to continue. Market is getting jittery ahead...
  • Sensex ends below 29,000, down 256 points; SBI, ONGC drop 2 per cent 6 days ago

    Mumbai: The market extended losses, falling 0.9 per cent on the first day of Budget week, dragged by banking & financials, FMCG and oil stocks. It was a second straight day loss for the market. The 30-share BSE Sensex broke 29000 level, down 256.30 points to 28975.11 while the 50-share...
  • Rupee gains 7 paise against dollar in early trade on Monday 6 days ago

    Mumbai: The rupee strengthened by seven paise to 62.15 against the US dollar in early trade today at the Interbank Foreign Exchange on increased selling of the American currency by exporters and banks. Forex dealers said besides selling of the US currency by exporters and banks, a higher opening in domestic...
  • Rupee gains 12 paise against US dollar, closes at 62.22 February 20, 2015

    Mumbai: Bucking the weak trend in Indian shares, the rupee on Friday closed with a gain of 12 paise against the American currency at 62.22 on selling of dollars by banks and exporters. Forex traders said participants bet against the dollar ahead of talks between Greece and Eurozone on bailout...
  • Sensex snaps 7-day rally, down 231 points; BHEL jumps 5 per cent February 20, 2015

    Mumbai: The market lost ground on Friday, for the first time in last eight sessions, especially ahead of Union Budget week. Profit booking in banking & financials, technology and select oil stocks dragged the market. The 30-share BSE Sensex declined 230.86 points to 29231.41 and the 50-share NSE Nifty slipped...
  • Sensex gains for seventh straight session; metals, miners surge February 19, 2015

    Mumbai: The BSE Sensex gained for a seventh straight day on Thursday in a volatile session that saw metals and mining companies such as Hindalco Industries (HALC.NS) and Jindal Steel and Power (JNSP.NS) surging after the successful completion of the country's first auction to sell mines. The auction follows a court...
  • 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 gains 1 per cent; SBI surges on stable asset quality February 13, 2015

    Mumbai: The BSE Sensex and Nifty rose for a fourth consecutive day on Friday, as State Bank of India surged after bad loans rose only slightly in the previous quarter, with sentiment also underpinned by stable consumer inflation data and stronger global markets. The Nifty was up 1.7 per cent for...
  • Sensex ends 271 points up; capital goods stocks gain February 12, 2015

    Mumbai: Ahead of the release of crucial inflation data, a benchmark index of Indian equities markets provisionally closed on Thursday's trade up 271 points or 0.95 per cent. The government will release consumer price index (CPI) data around 5.00 p.m on Thursday. The data assumes significance as it gives a directional...
  • Sensex surges 178 points, Nifty regains 8600-mark on reform hopes February 11, 2015

    Mumbai: Stock markets on Wednesday rose for the second straight day with the benchmark Sensex rising 178.35 points to end at 28,533.97 and the Nifty index reclaiming the 8,600-mark powered by a rebound in bluechips amid hopes of faster reforms and optimism over the upcoming Budget. After surging to 28,618.91 points...
  • Rupee down for the 3rd day vs dollar, ends at fresh 1-month low February 11, 2015

    Mumbai: The Indian rupee fell for the third consecutive session on Wednesday against the American currency, slipping by six paise to close at fresh one-month low of 62.25 on persistent dollar demand from banks and importers. Talk of persistent foreign capital outflows also affected the market sentiment, said brokers, adding...
  • 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...
  • Sensex falls for 5th day, ends at two-week low on late selling February 5, 2015

    Mumbai: Falling for the fifth straight day, the benchmark Sensex on Thursday reversed gains in the last ninety minutes and ended 32.14 points lower at 28,850.97, its weakest level in over two weeks, on sharp selling in power, realty and consumer durable shares amid weak global cues. After opening in the...
  • Rupee washes out initial losses vs US dollar, edges up two paise February 5, 2015

    Mumbai: The Indian rupee on Thursday washed out initial losses against the greenback to edge up by two paise at 61.73 on fag-end selling of dollars by banks and exporters. The rupee resumed lower at 61.87 per dollar as against the Wednesday's closing level of 61.75 per dollar at the Interbank...
  • Sensex down 117 points; tanks nearly 800 points in 4 days February 4, 2015

    Mumbai: Extending losses for the fourth straight day, benchmark BSE Sensex on Wednesday dropped 117 points to close below 29,000-level at 28,883.11 due to profit-booking, particularly in capital goods and banking shares. In highly volatile trade in the absence of any major cues, metal, realty and healthcare stocks, however, recorded...
  • 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...
  • Sensex at over one-week lows, Nifty below 8,800 ahead of RBI policy February 2, 2015

    Mumbai: Domestic markets on Monday hit over one-week lows with benchmark Sensex falling nearly 61 points to 29,122.27 and Nifty slipping 11.50 points to 8,797.40 on caution ahead of the RBI policy review on Tuesday. Profit-booking in recent outperformers, disappointing earnings from some bluechip companies and mixed global cues also weighed...
  • Sensex drops 499 points, Nifty snaps 10-day rally on profit-taking January 30, 2015

    Mumbai: The benchmark Sensex on Friday hit new high of 29,844.16 but succumbed to heavy profit-booking led by banking shares to fall by 498.82 points to 29,182.95, logging its worst drop in three weeks, even as the government's mega share sale in Coal India sailed through. The NSE Nifty, which hit...
  • 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...
  • Sensex ends in red, Nifty at new closing high; HDFC up 2 per cent January 28, 2015

    Mumbai: The market ended flat after a volatile session ahead of F&O expiry. The Nifty ended at record closing high up 3.80 points or at 8914.30. The Sensex snapped 8-day gains, down 11.86 points at 29559.18. HDFC, Wipro and Reliance were up 2 per cent followed by ONGC and Maruti....
  • Rupee ends unchanged against US dollar at 61.41 January 28, 2015

    Mumbai: The Indian rupee on Wednesday ended unchanged against the US dollar at 61.41 ahead of the outcome of US Federal Reserve's policy meeting. The rupee resumed lower at 61.50 per dollar as against the last closing level of 61.41 per dollar at the Interbank Foreign Exchange (Forex) Market. It moved...
  • 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...