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  • Sensex, Nifty rebound in volatile trade; Realty in limelight Yesterday

    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...
  • Rupee edges up against US dollar to end at 61.84 Yesterday

    Mumbai: In listless trade, the Indian rupee on Wednesday edged up by two paise to close at 61.84 against the Greenback on stray dollar selling by exporters. Firm dollar overseas and sustained capital inflows, however, restricted the rupee rise, a forex dealer said. Some dollar demand from importers, mainly oil...
  • Sensex, Nifty log biggest drop in nearly six weeks 2 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...
  • Market closes at new high; Sensex ends at 28,334.63, NIFTY at 8,477.35 6 days 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 1 week ago

    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...
  • SEBI's investor protection project may get an overhaul in board meeting today November 19, 2014

    New Delhi: SEBI chief UK Sinha's pet project, investor protection, is all set to get a fillip. Following the recommendations of the Justice RS Sodhi panel and public comments received last December, the SEBI board will overhaul existing norms, beginning with the tweaking of the very definition of an insider. Sources...
  • 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...
  • Rupee ends lower by 4 paise vs dollar at 61.55 November 13, 2014

    Mumbai: Paring its early gains, the rupee finished lower by 4 paise at 61.55 against the US dollar on renewed dollar demand from banks and importers. The rupee resumed higher at 61.46 per dollar as against last closing level of 61.51 at the Interbank Foreign Exchange (Forex) Market. However, it declined afterwards...
  • 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...
  • 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 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 rebounds 128 points to over one month high closes at October 28, 2014

    Mumbai: The benchmark Sensex on Tuesday rebounded about 128 points to end at over one-month high and Nifty reclaimed the 8,000-mark on the back of good corporate earnings and rising hopes of a cut in interest rates. Pharma, banking and power shares led the rise, amid positive cues from global markets...
  • Dabur falls 9 per cent after Pradip Burman named in black money related case October 27, 2014

    Mumbai: Shares of Dabur India fell sharply by 9 per cent in early trade on Monday after one of its promoters Pradip Burman was named by the government in the affidavit related to black money case filed in the Supreme Court. Reacting to this, Dabur India's stock tumbled 8.98 per cent...
  • 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...
  • Sensex closes 212 points up; auto stocks rally October 22, 2014

    Mumbai: A benchmark index of Indian equities markets closed on Wednesday's trade up 211.58 points (provisional) or 0.80 per cent as auto stocks surged. All the sectors ended the day's trade in green and the rally was led by auto, capital goods, healthcare and consumer durables sectors. The 30-scrip Sensitive Index (Sensex)...
  • Nifty gains for 3rd day, ends above 7900; Wipro surges 3 pc October 21, 2014

    Mumbai: The market rallied for the third consecutive session on Tuesday with the benchmark Nifty closing above the 7900 level supported by banks, metals, auto and capital goods stocks. The 30-share BSE Sensex rose 145.80 points to close at 26575.65 and the 50-share NSE Nifty climbed 48.35 points...
  • Sensex soars over 321 points to end at 26429.85; Nifty at 7879.40 October 20, 2014

    Mumbai: The BSE Sensex and Nifty rose more than 1 per cent on Monday to mark their biggest daily gain in more than one week after the government's energy reforms led to a rally in oil firms, while wins by Bhartiya Janta Party in Maharashtra and Haryana assembly polls raised...
  • Sensex rises 109 points; Bank Nifty up 2.5 per cent, CNX IT slips 4 per cent October 17, 2014

    Mumbai: The Sensex rose 109.19 points or 0.42 per cent to close at 26108.53 and the Nifty climbed 32.40 points or 0.42 per cent to 7780.60. About 1336 shares have advanced, 1501 shares declined, and 117 shares are unchanged. Good buying was observed in capital goods, banking, healthcare and fast moving...
  • DLF shares fall by 25 per cent after Sebi's 3-year ban order October 14, 2014

    Mumbai: Share price of realty giant DLF on Tuesday tanked by nearly 25 per cent - probably its biggest one-day fall - on the back of Sebi imposing a three-year ban on the company and its top executives from securities markets. The stock fell by 24.5 per cent to its...
  • Choppy Sensex, Nifty close lower; DLF tanks 28 per cent, BHEL up 4 per cent October 14, 2014

    Mumbai: Equity benchmarks closed marginally lower amid consolidation on Tuesday ahead of two state elections (Maharashtra and Haryana) on Wednesday. The Sensex fell 34.74 points to close at 26349.33 and the Nifty declined 20.25 points to 7864. About 1301 shares have advanced, 1622 shares declined, and 109 shares are unchanged. ...
  • Sensex plunges 340 points October 10, 2014

    Mumbai: Equity benchmarks erased some gains seen in previous session. The Sensex fell 339.90 points or 1.28 per cent to 26297.38, and the Nifty lost 96.80 points or 1.22 per cent to 7863.75 as the markets closed on Friday. About 1012 shares have advanced, 1903 shares declined, and 112 shares are...