Dalal Street

  • News 360: Centre says price checks in place; Opposition stages walk out July 7, 2014

    Prices of food items are under control and there is no need for panic, the government declared on Monday in the Rajya Sabha which took up an impromptu discussion on inflation on the opening day of the Budget session after the opposition pressed for it. ...
  • Rupee rises to 9-month closing high of 59.68 vs US dollar on inflows May 13, 2014

    Mumbai: Tracking rising stocks, the rupee on Tuesday surged 37 paise to end at a nine-month high of 59.68 against the dollar on robust foreign capital inflows into equities after exit polls projected BJP-led NDA would form the next government at the Centre. Weakness of the dollar in the New York...
  • Infosys loses 8 per cent, Sun Pharma falls 5 per cent; Nifty ends below 6500 March 13, 2014

    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...
  • Sensex surges nearly 257 points to end at 21,289.49 January 15, 2014

    Mumbai: All-round buying after wholesale inflation declined to a five-month low lifted the benchmark Sensex today by nearly 257 points to its highest level since December 9 on hopes the RBI will lower interest rate to boost economic growth. The NSE barometer Nifty also jumped over 79 points to reclaim the 6,300-point...
  • Sensex loses 101 pts; Nifty holds 6200 January 14, 2014

    Mumbai: After a volatile session, the market ended on a weak note. The Sensex ended down 101.33 points at 21032.88, and the Nifty closed at 6241.85, down 30.90 points. About 1197 shares have advanced, 1457 shares declined, and 295 shares are unchanged. Pharma stocks Cipla, Dr Reddy's Labs were top...
  • Watch India @ 9 with Rajdeep Sardesai November 1, 2013

    Catch the day's top stories with Rajdeep Sardesai on India @ 9. ...
  • Government has no control over its administration, say investors August 28, 2013

    The depreciation in the value of rupee has left the investors on the Dalal Street worried. As rupee hit its life low and closed at 68.80 on Wednesday, investors believe that the way in which the fiscal deficit is stressed and increased and the way the policy decisions are being...
  • The Last Word: What should the government do to tackle the rupee crisis? August 20, 2013

    The carnage on the Dalal Street continued on Tuesday with the Rupee opening at its all time low of 64.11. It however recovered by the end of the day's trade and closed at 63.25 to the dollar. This is an all time closing low for the rupee. ...
  • India @ 9 with Rajdeep Sardesai August 16, 2013

    Catch the day's top stories with Rajdeep Sardesai on India @ 9. ...
  • Has UPA 2 lost the battle to revive the faltering economy? August 20, 2013

    With the economy not showing signs of coming out of the slowdown, the markets crashing and the rupee hitting a record low of 62 to the dollar on Friday, Finance Minister P Chidambaram appealed for calm and urged people not to spread panic saying that the sharp falls in domestic...
  • News 360: Sensex crashes 769 points; its biggest fall in 4 years August 20, 2013

    There has been a carnage on Dalal Street with the Sensex crashing more than 700 points and the rupee hitting a record low of 62 to the dollar forcing the Prime Minister's Office to call a high-level meeting. Nifty also fell drastically over 200 points down to its biggest percentage...
  • Sensex ends flat on profit-booking ahead of RBI monetary policy April 23, 2013

    Mumbai: The BSE benchmark Sensex on Tuesday ended flat with a small rise of 10 points as cautious investors indulged in profit-booking ahead of the monthly settlement in derivatives segment and the RBI monetary policy meet on May 3. Trading sentiment further influenced on a weakening Asian trend but better opening...
  • Sensex hits seven-month closing low; Infosys slumps April 12, 2013

    Mumbai: The BSE Sensex fell to its lowest close in seven months on Friday after Infosys' lower-than-expected revenue guidance raised concerns about the outlook for the software services exporting sector. The Sensex provisionally fell 1.7 per cent to its lowest close since September 13, 2012. The Nifty fell 1.2 per cent. Infosys...
  • Sensex at one-week high; rises 128 points April 11, 2013

    Mumbai: The BSE benchmark Sensex on Thursday rose 128 points to close at nearly one-week high of 18,542 level led by buying in realty, IT and banking stocks ahead of the earning season beginning tomorrow with Infosys. Rising for the second day in row, the Sensex closed 127.75 points, or...
  • Sensex, Nifty end at 2013 lows February 15, 2013

    Mumbai: Key equity benchmarks ended trade in the red however off the day's low. The BSE Sensex closed down 61.97 points at 19435.21 after touching an intraday low of 19,381.82. The NSE 50-share Nifty ended trade flat at 5887.40, down 0.16 per cent. Both the indices are at their 2013...
  • Spain's economic woes: What went wrong June 11, 2012

    Europe still has plenty of troubles to address in Spain, Greece, Portugal and Ireland. ...
  • Sensex ends 111 pts up; BSE Auto at record high April 19, 2012

    Mumbai: The BSE Sensex and the Nifty gained for the fourth consecutive session, rising 0.6 per cent each amid a choppy trade on Thursday. Auto, healthcare, steel & mining, FMCG and HDFC group companies' shares helped the market close higher while the fall in Reliance Industries, State Bank of India...
  • CPI to head 'Occupy Dalal Street' from Nov 4 October 30, 2011

    Mumbai: An Indian version of the Occupy Wall Street protests, which is under way in as many as 1,500 cities spanning 82 nations, will begin in Mumbai on November 4 under the banner of 'Occupy Dalal Street'. The indefinite stir against corporate greed and the failure of the capitalist model of...
  • Global markets a big concern: Pranab September 23, 2011

    New York: Finance Minister Pranab Mukherjee speaking on the global economic scenario said that inflationary pressures would be something to worry about. "International environment is an area of concern, particularly the high sovereign debt of the eurozone. Then also there has been slow recovery in the industrialised countries," Pranab said. Meanwhile, Thursday...
  • Pranab fails to bring the markets out of panic August 9, 2011

    New Delhi: The US downgrade effect was clear on Indian and Asian markets. The Sensex ended a volatile session closing below the 17000 mark for the first time in 14 months. A worried Finance minister held out assurances that the India growth story remains intact. At 6 am, Asian markets were in...
  • US downgrade impact: manic Monday on Dalal St? August 8, 2011

    New Delhi: The US blues are making India see red the whole of last week with investors losing Rs 2 lakh 70 thousand crore as key indices fell to their lowest levels in 14 months. Will there be bloodbath when Dalal Street opens on Monday? On Friday, the Sensex plunged...
  • 'Wall Street's impact on India is limited' August 5, 2011

    New Delhi: With fears of the world heading towards another financial crisis written all over global markets, the Indian market is not likely to be any safe from the carnage. However, in an interview with CNBC-TV18, portfolio manager, PN Vijay says that Friday maybe the 'last tough day' for investors....
  • Black Friday on Dalal St: Sensex tanks 387 points August 5, 2011

    Mumbai: Visible recovery in the last hours before equity indices closed for the day (and week) may have rekindled hopes of several bruised investors and traders. The Nifty, which was at a 52-week low, managed to end the day at 5,211, down 120.55 points, led by bottom fishing and technical...
  • All about money: Greek crisis impact minimal May 15, 2010

    Why the Greek tragedy is affecting the Indian stock market and how the Dalal Street is likely to behave in the coming week. ...
  • BSE, NSE open early; volumes expected to rise January 5, 2010

    Mumbai: The Mumbai Stock Exchange opened one hour on Monday and will from now on will open at 0900 hrs IST everyday. Traditionally the bustle started at Dalal Street at 1000 hrs IST but all that changed as the BSE opened the markets at 0900 hrs IST on January 4, 2010. The...
  • Watch: Extra trading hours for Indian stock markets October 27, 2009

    Mumbai: Market regulator SEBI has sounded the gong on the extension of trade timings for stock exchanges. They will now be able to trade from 0900 hrs IST, up to 1700 hrs IST. Exchanges say this move will align the Indian equity markets with other markets both in India and...
  • Watch: Dalal Street reacts to the Budget July 6, 2009

    Stockbrokers on Monday expressed disappointment over absence of relief on Corporate tax and Security Transaction tax in the Union Budget, tabled by Finance Minister Pranab Mukherjee in Parliament. ...
  • Market mania to continue, Sensex may touch 15K May 19, 2009

    New Delhi/Mumbai: After the Dalal Street made history on Monday with the sharpest one-day rise ever, the surge expected to continue. The Sensex could touch 15,000 in Tuesday session and the markets may hit the first circuit of 10 per cent as investor sentiment remains buoyant. Global cues are also encouraging...
  • Marvelous Monday, but small investors don't buy or sell May 18, 2009

    Monday's stock market rally has probably caught the small investor by surprise. Having burnt his fingers in a bad bear phase recently, the small investor had exited the stock markets and was only too scared to re-enter. So Monday's turn of events, the opening followed by circuit breakers, has only...
  • Left's poll defeat, a bliss for stock market: Experts May 18, 2009

    With Left's unexpected defeat in the elections, stock market experts are expecting some fireworks in the markets. They believe that there are no roadblocks to key economic reforms now. With the UPA returning to power, the Dalal Street is expected to celebrate in style on Monday. Stock guru Udayan Mukherjee...