Rupee

  • Sensex up 78 points in early trade on good corporate earnings 17-04-2014 09:56 AM

    Mumbai: The benchmark BSE Sensex rose almost 78 points in early trade on Thursday after Tata Consultancy Services and HCL Technologies posted encouraging earnings. Besides, a mixed trend in the global markets also buoyed the trading sentiment here. The 30-share index, which had lost 438 points in the previous three...
  • Rupee up 10 paise against dollar in early trade 17-04-2014 09:44 AM

    Mumbai: The rupee strengthened by 10 paise to trade at 60.27 against the US dollar at the Interbank Foreign Exchange market on Thursday on selling of the American currency by exporters. The local currency had lost 14 paise to close at three-week low of 60.37 per dollar on Wednesday amid...
  • Rupee at 3-week closing 60.37 against US dollar 16-04-2014 09:33 AM

    Mumbai: The rupee on Wednesday lost 14 paise to register its three-week closing low of 60.37 against the dollar amid capital outflows and continuing demand for the US currency from oil refiners. At the Interbank Foreign Exchange (Forex) market, the domestic currency resumed lower at 60.30 a dollar from the...
  • Sensex falls for 3rd day, loses 208 points as IT, realty stocks hit 16-04-2014 09:31 AM

    Mumbai: The BSE benchmark index Sensex fell for the third straight day by losing 208 points on increased profit selling by funds in IT, capital goods and realty stocks. The 30-share index dropped by 207.70 points, or 0.92 per cent, to close at 22,277.23 points. It had lost 230.40 points...
  • Rupee ends at 60.23 vs US dollar, dips to two-week low 15-04-2014 09:18 AM

    Mumbai: The Indian rupee on Tuesday lost six paise to register its two-week closing low of 60.23 against the dollar on sustained dollar demand from importers. A firm overseas and capital outflows also weighed on the rupee, a forex dealer said. At the Interbank Foreign Exchange (Forex) market, the domestic...
  • Rupee loses 10 paise against dollar 11-04-2014 11:10 AM

    Mumbai: The rupee on Friday lost 10 paise to end the day at 60.17 against the dollar in line with fall in local stocks, amid fresh dollar demand from importers. Dollar gaining strength in overseas markets also hit the local currency, forex dealers said. The dollar index was up by...
  • Sensex, Nifty end in red; Infosys up 1 pc ahead of Q4 results 11-04-2014 09:27 AM

    Mumbai: After remaining under pressure for the whole day, the market ended on a negative note. The Sensex was down 86.37 points at 22628.96, and the Nifty was down 20.10 points at 6776.30. About 1473 shares have advanced, 1227 shares declined, and 171 shares are unchanged. Sun Pharma, TCS and...
  • Rupee ends higher by 7 paise at 60.07 against the US dollar 10-04-2014 11:30 AM

    Mumbai: The rupee on Thursday gained 7 paise to settle the day at 60.07 against the dollar which quoted lower in overseas markets on hints that the Fed Reserve may keep interest rates low. Fresh selling of greenback by exporters and banks also aided the rupee to record gains, forex...
  • Market ends with marginal gains, Nifty slips below 6800 10-04-2014 09:56 AM

    Mumbai: The market ended with marginal gains as the Nifty slipped below 6800. The Nifty was flat to end at 6796.40 while the Sensex was up 12.99 points at 22715.33. About 1476 shares advanced, 1221 shares declined, and 189 shares were unchanged. Tata Power ended up 4 percent followed by...
  • Rupee recovers 26 paise vs dollar in early trade 09-04-2014 09:56 AM

    Mumbai: The rupee on Wednesday appreciated by 26 paise to 59.85 against the dollar in early trade at the Interbank Foreign Exchange amidst IMF's forecast of improved growth prospects for India. Besides, a higher opening in the domestic equity market and strengthening of other Asian currencies against the dollar overseas...
  • Rupee up 29 paise against dollar in early trade 07-04-2014 09:52 AM

    Mumbai: The rupee appreciated by 29 paise to trade at 59.79 against the US dollar in early trade on Monday on selling of the American currency by banks. Forex dealers said sustained foreign capital inflows also supported the rupee but a lower opening in the domestic equity market and dollar...
  • Sensex loses 150 points, Nifty ends below 6700; Cipla, SBI up 04-04-2014 09:33 AM

    Mumbai: Investors booked profit ahead of the weekend, which dragged the market on Friday. The Sensex closed down 149.57 points at 22359.50, and the Nifty ended at 6694.35, down 41.75 points. About 1640 shares advanced, 1119 shares declined, and 143 shares were unchanged. BHEL, NTPC and Bharti Airtel lost 2...
  • Rupee ends 26 paise lower against US dollar; back in 60 levels 03-04-2014 10:00 AM

    Mumbai: The rupee on Thursday dropped 26 paise to close at 60.16 against the dollar on fresh dollar demand from banks and importers in view of the US currency gaining in overseas markets and weakness in local equities. Forex dealers, however, said foreign capital inflows seemed persisting and this capped...
  • Nifty ends above 6700; SBI loses 2 pc, pharma outperforms 03-04-2014 09:33 AM

    Mumbai: Equity benchmarks retreated from record highs on Thursday with the Nifty snapping 10-day winning streak on account of profit booking in banks, oil & gas and capital goods stocks. The market fell as much as 0.8 percent intraday but it managed to trim losses in late trade. The Sensex...
  • Exclusive: Not worried about rupee overvaluation right now, says Rajan 02-04-2014 02:41 PM

    Mumbai: Reserve Bank of India governor Raghuram Rajan said he was not worried about rupee overvaluation for now. Strong foreign fund inflows over the last couple of months have lifted the rupee to an 8-month high, stoking concerns that India's exports could become uncompetitive. "When we were at 60/$, people...
  • Rupee closes at 59.90 vs US dollar 02-04-2014 10:28 AM

    Mumbai: The rupee on Wednesday ended flat at 59.90 against the dollar after surrendering initial gains on mild dollar selling by exporters. At the Interbank Foreign Exchange (Forex) market, the domestic unit commenced higher at 59.80 a dollar from last weekend's close of 59.91. It shot up further to touch...
  • Sensex gains 46.30 points to end FY14 on cheerful note 31-03-2014 09:23 AM

    Mumbai: Stock markets ended 2013-14 fiscal on a positive note with the Sensex rising by 46.30 points to fresh record closing high of 22,386.27 on buying by foreign funds in select oil, metal and banking stocks ahead of RBI policy meet. The 30-share barometer, which remained on a record setting...
  • Nifty ends tad below 6700, rupee gains; SBI leads 28-03-2014 10:15 AM

    Mumbai: Both the Nifty, Sensex ended at record closing high. Nifty hit intra-day record high of 6701.6 while the Sensex hit intra-day record high of 22,364. Bank Nifty up for fifth day in a row, gained up to 1.2 per cent. NSE cash volume at Rs 13,614 crore on first...
  • Rupee below 60 per dollar for first time in eight months 28-03-2014 09:53 AM

    Mumbai: Continuing its rising streak, the rupee on Friday strengthened to below 60 level at 59.90 for the first time since July 2013 against the US dollar in late afternoon trade on sustained foreign fund flows. Dealers said sustained selling of the American currency by banks and exporters and ongoing...
  • Nifty ends March series above 6600, Sensex up 119.07 points 27-03-2014 09:34 AM

    Mumbai: It is a record closing of March F&O series with the Nifty ending at 6642, up 40.35 points. The Sensex was up 119.07 points at 22214.37. About 1668 shares have advanced, 1105 shares declined, and 158 shares are unchanged. SBI, Bharti Airtel, Hero Motocorp, GAIL and NTPC were big...
  • Rupee opens at 60.24 per dollar, down 11 paise 27-03-2014 09:27 AM

    Mumbai: The Indian rupee opened marginally lower in early trade on Thursday. It slipped 11 paise to 60.24 per dollar versus Wednesday's closing value of 60.13 a dollar. Mohan Shenoi of Kotak Mahindra Bank said, "Risk-on in global markets is resulting in FII flows into India keeping rupee well supported....
  • Rupee gains 34 paise to end at 8-month high against dollar 26-03-2014 06:19 PM

    Mumbai: In line with rising local equities, the rupee on Wednesday firmed up by 34 paise to close at eighth-month high of 60.14 against the dollar on sustained capital inflows. Dollar selling by exporters and some banks also aided the rupee surge, a forex dealer said. At the Interbank Foreign...
  • Sensex, Nifty hit fresh record high on capital inflows 26-03-2014 09:30 AM

    Mumbai: The BSE benchmark index Sensex on Wednesday climbed to all-time closing high of 22,095.30 points by gaining 40 points on sustained buying by foreign funds in bluechips on improving growth outlook amid a firming global trend. The National Stock Exchange's broad-based index Nifty also closed at record high of...
  • Stable UPA government providing strength to Indian economy, says Chidambaram 25-03-2014 12:41 PM

    Finance Minister P Chidambaram on Tuesday rejected media analysis that the "hope" of a stable government after elections is bringing in investments and driving up the capital market and the value of Rupee. He maintained it is not "hope" but the "fact" of a stable government provided by UPA and...
  • Rupee up 23 paise against dollar in early trade 25-03-2014 10:39 AM

    Mumbai: Extending its rising streak, the rupee opened 23 paise up to trade at 60.54 against the US dollar today on heavy capital inflows. Dealers said sustained selling of the American currency by banks and exporters also supported the rupee but a lower opening of the domestic equity market and...
  • Nifty ends at new closing high; Reliance, Wipro fall 3 per cent 25-03-2014 10:36 AM

    Mumbai: The market consolidates with the Nifty closing at record high of 6589.75, up 6.25 points. The Nifty had hit fresh intraday high of 6595.5, while Sensex too hit fresh intraday high of 22,080 in trade on Tuesday. The Sensex ended flat, down 0.27 points at 22055.21 BHEL, Hero MotoCorp,...
  • Sensex rises 300 points to close over 22,000 level for 1st time 24-03-2014 10:03 AM

    Mumbai: Continuing its record-setting spree, the benchmark Sensex on Monday hit a new lifetime high and gained 300 points to end above 22,000-level for the first time as foreign funds bought bluechips led by interest-rate sensitive shares on hopes RBI will hold rates in its upcoming review. The BSE Sensex...
  • Tata Steel and Axis gain, Reliance falls 3 per cent; Sensex ends flat 21-03-2014 10:12 AM

    Mumbai: After a rangebound day, the market ended on a flat note. The Sensex was up 13.66 points at 21753.75, and the Nifty gained 10.10 points at 6493.20. About 1575 shares advanced, 1231 shares declined, and 144 shares were unchanged. Steel stocks remained stars of the day with Tata Steel...
  • Rupee slumps 39 paise to end at 61.34 Vs US dollar 20-03-2014 09:48 AM

    Mumbai: The rupee on Thursday depreciated 39 paise, logging its biggest daily loss in nearly two months, to end at 61.34 versus the dollar on fears of capital outflows from emerging markets after Federal Reserve chief signalled a sooner than expected hike in US benchmark interest rates. On Wednesday night,...
  • Rupee ends 24 paise higher at 60.95 against the US dollar 19-03-2014 09:46 AM

    Mumbai: The rupee on Wednesday appreciated 24 paise to close at a nearly one-week high of 60.95 against the dollar following selling of the US currency by exporters and some banks, amid sustained heavy capital inflows. The local currency that logged its best daily gain since March 6 seemed unperturbed...