SENSEX

  • Sensex jumps 351 points, snaps 3-day losing streak 17-04-2014 09:56 AM

    Mumbai: After three days of losses, the BSE benchmark Sensex on Thursday surged by over 351 points on value buying by foreign funds amid corporates TCS and HCL Tech reporting robust fourth quarter earning figures. The 30-share Sensex soared by 351.61 points, or 1.58 per cent, to end the day's...
  • 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...
  • Sensex loses 144 points, Nifty below 6750: TCS gains 4 per cent 15-04-2014 09:34 AM

    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 while Axis...
  • 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...
  • 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...
  • Nifty hits 6800, Sensex ends up 359 points; banks roar, IT sulks 09-04-2014 10:06 AM

    Mumbai: After three days of consolidation, equity benchmarks set another record closing high on Wednesday with the Nifty hitting 6800-mark supported largely by banking and financial stocks. The index went up as high as 6,808.70 intraday, before closing at 6796.20, up 101.15 points or 1.51 percent. The Sensex surged 358.89...
  • Sun Pharma up 3 per cent, BHEL falls 3 per cent; Sensex, Nifty end flat 07-04-2014 09:45 AM

    Mumbai: After some heavy losses, the market ended flat but Nifty was below the 6700. The Nifty ended at 6695.05, up 0.70 points while the Sensex was down 16.05 points at 22343.45. Sun Pharma did not lose its grip even though the market was weak. The stock wrapped up today's...
  • 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...
  • 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...
  • 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, Nifty rise for sixth day as foreign funds pour in 02-04-2014 09:44 AM

    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...
  • Sensex at fresh record high as RBI keeps rates unchanged 01-04-2014 09:26 AM

    Mumbai: Beginning the new fiscal year on a high note, the BSE benchmark Sensex on Tuesday rose by 60.17 points to all-time closing high of 22,446.44 in a volatile session after the RBI kept key policy rates unchanged. The 30-share index continued its record setting spree for the seventh session...
  • 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....
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  • News 360: Sonia, Rahul attack Modi, say he will divide India 26-03-2014 08:52 PM

    At the release of Congress's manifesto, party President Sonia Gandhi and Vice President Rahul Gandhi hit out at BJP's prime ministerial candidate Narendra Modi saying his ideology will divide India. Rahul said, "Modi is an ideology which divides people. This ideology is dangerous for the country and every Congress leader...
  • 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...
  • 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...
  • Sensex edges up in thin trade during special session 22-03-2014 01:00 PM

    Mumbai: In a range-bound trading, the BSE benchmark Sensex ended a shade higher by 1.57 points in the special 90-minute trading on Saturday as funds refrained from making any major commitments in the absence of global cues. The 30-share index, which has gained a moderate 13.66 points in the previous...
  • 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...
  • Sensex loses 93 points to end at 21,740.09 20-03-2014 09:39 AM

    Mumbai: The benchmark Sensex on Thursday closed 93 points down at its lowest level in two weeks on selling in banking, capital goods and power shares in line with weakness in global markets rattled by fears that the US Fed may hike interest rates sooner-than-expected. The Sensex, which had gained...
  • Sensex up 0.25 points, ends at 21832.86 19-03-2014 09:47 AM

    Mumbai: In choppy trade, the benchmark Sensex on Wednesday ended almost unchanged as gains in HDFC, ITC and Tata Steel shares were countered by losses in IT stocks like TCS and Infosys, amid global markets turning cautious ahead of a closely-watched US Federal Reserve policy meeting. After touching the day's...
  • Sensex ends flat, Nifty above 6500 18-03-2014 04:23 PM

    Mumbai: After a little bit of negativity in the last hour, the market ended on a positive note. The Nifty managed to end above 6500 at 6516, up 12.45 points. The Sensex was up 22.81 points at 21832.61. Maruti hogged the limelight with a consistent 7 percent gain throughout the...
  • Nifty ends above 6500 after tough tussle; MCX slumps 4 per cent 14-03-2014 09:46 AM

    Mumbai: It was a tough tussle for the bulls on Dalal Street, but the market managed to end in green. The Nifty closed up 11.10 points at 6504.20 and the Sensex was up 35.19 points at 21809.80. About 1200 shares advanced, 1534 shares declined, and 144 shares were unchanged. Capital...
  • Rupee ends 2 paise lower at 61.19 against dollar 14-03-2014 09:43 AM

    Mumbai: In volatile trade, the rupee on Friday lost two paise to end the day at 61.19 against the dollar amid tension in Ukraine ahead of a weekend referendum prompting investors to exit from riskier markets. Late dollar demand from importers also weighed on the rupee, a forex dealer said,...
  • Infosys loses 8 per cent, Sun Pharma falls 5 per cent; Nifty ends below 6500 13-03-2014 09:29 AM

    Mumbai: After struggling with the bears, the market closed in negative terrain. The Nifty gave away the 6500-level, holding it well for five consecutive days. The Nifty ended down 23.80 points at 6493.10. The Sensex was down 81.61 points at 21774.61. About 1278 shares advanced, 1495 shares declined, and 141...