SENSEX

  • Sensex, Nifty hit record high ahead of GDP data, RBI 7 hours 36 minutes ago

    Mumbai: The BSE Sensex and Nifty rose around 1 percent to record highs on Friday, ahead of economic data due later in the day and the central bank's monetary policy on Tuesday. The Nifty gained as much as 1.14 percent to hit a record high of 8,591.4, surpassing the 8,535.35 level...
  • Sensex, Nifty end at record closing high on oil prices fall 9 hours 32 minutes ago

    Mumbai: The market ended at new record closing high on Friday following further fall in crude oil prices after the OPEC decided not to cut output. Hopes of rate cut or indication of rate cut in monetary policy on December 2 also pushed market higher. The Sensex rose 255.08 points...
  • Sensex up 53 points in choppy trade ahead of GDP data, RBI policy Yesterday

    Mumbai: In choppy trade, the benchmark Sensex on Thursday rose 53 points on the back of gains in shares of BHEL, Hindalco and Infosys ahead of quarterly GDP data release on Friday and the RBI's monetary policy review next week. Besides, covering-up of short positions by speculators on expiry of...
  • Sensex, Nifty rebound in volatile trade; Realty in limelight 2 days ago

    Mumbai: The benchmark Sensex on Wednesday recovered 48 points to 28,386.19 after realty scrips, led by DLF, rose as government approved hiking floor area ratio in Delhi and FMCG shares, including ITC, jumped after Tuesday's slump. Rate cut hopes and short-covering ahead of Thursday's monthly expiry of derivative contracts boosted...
  • Sensex, Nifty log biggest drop in nearly six weeks 3 days ago

    Mumbai: In their biggest drop in nearly six weeks, benchmark Sensex on Tuesday tumbled 161 points to 28,338.05 and Nifty index fell 67 points to 8,463.10 from record highs due to profit-booking and worries over new norms on P-Notes. Shares of Realty, FMCG, Power, Metal, Consumer Durables, Banking, Capital Goods...
  • Sensex, Nifty end at new closing high; metals & IT surge 4 days ago

    Mumbai: Stirred up by positive global news, Indian market maintained strong upmove throughout the day before ending at record high levels. The Sensex ended up 164.91 points or 0.6 per cent at 28499.54 after hitting intra-day record high of 28542. The Nifty closed up 52.80 points or 0.6 per cent...
  • Market closes at new high; Sensex ends at 28,334.63, NIFTY at 8,477.35 1 week ago

    Mumbai: Indian stocks on Friday notched up their best gain in three weeks with benchmark Sensex surging 267 points and Nifty jumping by 75.45 points to hit new highs powered by a spurt in shares of lenders after Kotak Mahindra-ING Vysya announced India's biggest banking merger. The mood was positive across...
  • Sensex up 34.71 points to close at 28,067.56; Nifty ends at 8,401.90 November 20, 2014

    Mumbai: Sensex on Thursday closed 34.71 points high to close at 28,067.56 while Nifty ended at 8,401.90 with rise of 19.60 points. Earlier in the day shares were flat to positive in opening trade, with Nifty testing the 8,400 level it lost on Wednesday. At open, the Sensex was up 0.15...
  • Sensex slips from peak, closes at 28,032.85 points; Nifty ends at 8,382.30 November 19, 2014

    Mumbai: The benchmark Sensex on Wednesday logged new lifetime high of 28,294.01 but retreated after a late fall gripped stocks to end 130 points down at 28,032.85, amid profit-taking in bluechips from metal, power and oil&gas space. The BSE 30-share barometer, after hitting the new peak in the opening trade, succumbed...
  • Sensex closes 15 points down at 28,163.29; Nifty down at 8,425.90 November 18, 2014

    Mumbai: Sensex on Tuesday ended about 15 points down at 28,163.29 after hitting lifetime high of 28,282.85 while Nifty closed 5 points down at 8,425.90. Indices are steady in noon trade with the Sensex up 23 points at 28201, and the Nifty up 3 points at 8434. Buyers are focused on...
  • Markets' dream run continues, Sensex, Nifty surge to new peaks November 17, 2014

    Mumbai: Extending their record-breaking run, the Sensex on Monday surged 131.22 points to end at new peak of 28,177.88 and the Nifty rose 40.85 points to fresh closing high of 8,430.75 on the back of positive cues on the trade deficit front and robust gains logged by SBI and Tata...
  • Rupee ends almost stable at 61.73 Vs US dollar on Monday November 17, 2014

    Mumbai: In lackluster trade, the Indian rupee on Monday closed almost flat at 61.73 against the Greenback on alternate bouts of demand and supply amid rise in dollar value overseas. While the marginal drop in rupee was its third straight session of decline, the local currency seemed to hold steady compared...
  • Record close for Nifty; realty, metals jump, pharma drags November 14, 2014

    Mumbai: Indian benchmarks surged to fresh record highs at Friday close with a 0.3 per cent gain, with the Nifty rising 32 points to 8,389 while the Sensex climbed 102 points to 28,046. High-beta shares led the gains through the day, with stocks of real estate, metals, chemicals and oil...
  • Rupee falls to nearly 1-month low of 61.72 vs US dollar, down 17 paise November 14, 2014

    Mumbai: The Indian rupee on Friday fell for the second day and depreciated by 17 paise to end at nearly one-month low of 61.72 against the greenback on sustained dollar demand even as local stock indices surged to new highs. The rupee resumed lower at 61.61 per dollar as against the...
  • Sensex ends 68 points down; HPCL, BPCL slip 4-6 per cent on excise hike November 13, 2014

    Mumbai: The market has ended lower. The Sensex was down 68.26 points or at 27940.64 and the Nifty slipped 25.45 points at 8357.85. About 1334 shares advanced, 1716 shares declined and 105 shares were unchanged. Tata Power, Sesa Sterlite, ONGC, GAIL and Hero Moto were major laggards. On the gaining...
  • Sensex ends above 28000, Nifty at 8383 November 12, 2014

    Mumbai: The benchmark indices have ended at record high levels once again. The Sensex was up 98.84 points at 28008.90 and the Nifty was up 20.65 points at 8383.30. About 1517 shares advanced, 1528 shares declined, and 105 shares were unchanged. Banks and auto lend major support. Axis Bank was...
  • Rupee gains on foreign fund inflows November 12, 2014

    Mumbai: The rupee gained on Wednesday as heavy foreign fund buying of debt and equities boosted the local unit, but good demand for the greenback from state-run banks and caution ahead of retail inflation data prevented further gains. Foreign institutional investors have been buying both shares and debt in recent weeks,...
  • Sensex up 35.33 points at 27,910.06; Nifty gains 18.40 points to close at record-high of 8,362.65 November 11, 2014

    Mumbai: Sensex on Tuesday evening closed gaining 35.33 points at 27,910.06 while Nifty gaind 18.40 points to close at fresh record-high of 8,362.65. Earlier in the day, The benchmark BSE Sensex gained over 76 points in early trade on Tuesday on sustained buying by foreign funds and retail investors amid...
  • Sensex ends over 6.10 points higher at 27,874.73;Nifty at 7.25 points up at 8,344.25 November 10, 2014

    Mumbai: Sensex on Monday ended 6.10 points higher at 27,874.73 while Nifty closed 7.25 points up at 8,344.25. Earlier in the day, the market slipped away succumbing to selling pressure. The Sensex faced a fall of 89.36 points at 27779.27 and the Nifty down by 26.15 points at 8310.85. About 1293...
  • Markets take a breather, Sensex down 47 points on profit-booking November 7, 2014

    Mumbai: Stock markets took a breather on Friday with benchmark Sensex falling about 47 points in volatile trade, retreating from record highs, as investors booked profits in banking, metal and capital goods sector stocks. After remaining positive in early trade, the Sensex touched the day's high of 27,980.93. However, investors...
  • Sensex tops 28,000 mark for first time on hopes of reforms, rate cut November 5, 2014

    Mumbai: The benchmark Sensex on Wednesday conquered the 28,000 mark for the first time as markets hit new highs of the fourth day on expectations of more reforms by the Modi government and a rate cut by the RBI. The BSE barometer, however, settled a tad lower but still a...
  • Rupee finishes almost flat at 61.41 against US dollar November 5, 2014

    Mumbai: The Indian rupee on Wednesday ended almost flat at 61.41 against the Greenback on alternate bouts of buying and selling. Despite a strong start, the rupee erased all its morning gains during intra-day due to sharp bouts of dollar demand from importers. However, it fell later before recouping losses...
  • Sensex, Nifty flat; Sesa up 2 per cent, Ashok Leyland hits new high November 3, 2014

    Mumbai: The market closed flat dragged by some bit of profit booking. The Nifty consolidated at around 8300. The 50-share index ended at 8324, up 1.95 points while Sensex was down 5.45 points at 27860.38. Sesa Sterlite, Axis Bank, HDFC, SBI and ICICI Bank were top gainers while Gail,...
  • Nifty closes above 8300 for 1st time, Sensex spikes 520 points October 31, 2014

    Mumbai: The market staged spectacular performance on Friday as equity benchmarks saw the biggest one day gains for the first time since May 2014 led by index heavyweights like HDFC, Infosys, L&T and Reliance Industries. The rally was majorly driven by strong growth in US GDP in Q3CY14 and Japan's...
  • Sensex, Nifty hit new highs on reforms, Fed rate stance October 30, 2014

    Mumbai: The benchmark Sensex on Thurdsday surged about 248 points to end at record closing peak of 27,346.33 on across-the-board buying by investors after government eased rules for FDI in construction sector and US Federal Reserve reiterated its plan to keep interest rates at record lows. While BSE Sensex on Thursday...
  • Sensex soars 217 points to five-wk high ahead of Fed meet outcome October 29, 2014

    Mumbai: The benchmark Sensex on Wednesday surged 217 points to end at five-week high of 27,098.17 powered by gains in interest rate sensitive stocks, tracking rally in global markets ahead of the outcome of US Federal Reserve's policy meeting. Besides, hopes of further economic reforms by Modi government, rising rate cut...
  • Sensex drops for 1st time in six days; Nifty ends below 8,000 October 27, 2014

    Mumbai: The benchmark Sensex retreated from one-month highs and fell about 98 points to end at 26,752.90, logging its first drop in six sessions, on losses in bluechips like HUL, Tata Motors and RIL and caution ahead of the US Federal Reserve monetary policy meet. The NSE Nifty fell by...
  • Mahurat trading on Diwali brings in good news for economy October 23, 2014

    Diwali brought good news for the stock exchange. The Nifty opened at 8029 up 21 points while the Sensex is now up 80 points. Trading is taking place at the beginning of Samavat 2071 - which is the start of the year 2071 of the Hindu calender. ...
  • Mahurat Trading: Nifty breaches 8000, Sensex firm on Diwali October 23, 2014

    Mumbai: The market starts auspicious Mahurat trading session with smart gains. It also marks the beginning of Samavat 2071. The Nifty opened at 8029 up 21 points while the Sensex is up 68.91 points at 26856.14. US stocks erased earlier gains to close lower on Wednesday as a shooting at...
  • Muhurat trade at BSE this Diwali could bring good news for the economy October 23, 2014

    Mumbai: Muhurat trade at the Bombay Stock Exchange this Diwali could bring good news for the economy. Both Sensex and Nifty have risen 26 per cent in the last one year, while Midcap index has risen 30 per cent. A lakh invested in Gati last year has yielded five lakh today...