Global Cues

  • Gold hits new high of Rs 32,450 on global cues September 8, 2012

    New Delhi: Tracking strong global cues, gold on Saturday soared by Rs 540 per ten grams to fresh alltime high of Rs 32,450 in the national capital. Prices of gold (99.5 purity) in Kolkata increased by Rs 620 to Rs 32,425, while rates in Chennai rose by Rs 710 to...
  • Sensex ends 337 pts up on ECB's bond buying plans September 7, 2012

    Mumbai: Led by ICICI Bank and RIL, the Sensex on Friday surged over 337 points the biggest single day gain in two months on allround buying by funds after European Central Bank announced a potentially unlimited bondbuying plan to revive Eurozone's ailing economies. The BSE benchmark index, which had...
  • Mkts crash on weak global cues; Sensex below 8500 November 20, 2008

    Mumbai: The markets crashed in early trade following big slump in Asian and US markets, due to Fed cuts economic growth forecast for 2008 and 2009 and weak housing data. This is the seventh day in a row that the benchmark indices have been falling towards October lows. The Indian equities markets...
  • Wall St ends mixed; Dow lifts | Microsoft still strong October 24, 2008

    New Delhi:In the US markets, it was another roller coaster ride for the indices. Stocks rose on Thursday October 23, led by a bounce in energy and healthcare stocks. Stocks swung in a seven per cent range and the day's final direction only became clear in the last minutes of...
  • US markets slide, IMF predicts near zero growth October 23, 2008

    New York: The US markets took another battering on Wednesday. Dismal corporate earnings and fears of a recession led to a further decline in US stocks. It was another turbulent day on Wall Street. Stocks skidded further on Wednesday as dismal corporate earnings and fears of a recession led to...
  • Recession worries slam global stock markets January 12, 2008

    New York: World stock markets fell sharply on Friday, as concerns of more fallout from the subprime mortgage crisis and signs of a slowdown in consumer spending stoked investor fears of a US recession. Meanwhile, US government bonds rose on the concerns about the economy and increasing expectations of a...
  • Mkts open strong; metal, bank, cap good stocks up December 19, 2007

    Markets opened on very strong note today taking cues from the global markets. Huge amount of buying was witnessed in the power, banking, metal and IT sectors. Jyothy Labs lists at Rs 851 versus its issue price of Rs 690. At 9:56 am, Sensex was up 293 points at...
  • Want shortcut to wealth? Enter stock markets now August 17, 2007

    Mumbai: The Sensex slipped down over 5 per cent this week! From historical 15,000 level to now 14,100, the plunge has punched investors hard in the face. Those who had huge chunks of equity and were planning to sell it at higher rates are crying for help. But the markets...
  • Sensex crash: Is it sign of global economic slowdown? August 17, 2007

    Mumbai: Investors lost money to the tune of Rs 3 lakh crore on Thursday when the BSE Sensex crashed 643 points. They say volatility has creeped in, and the markets are dangerously uncertain. But is the worst over yet? Some market men are of view that its correction that...
  • Weak global cues dampen mkt sentiment September 9, 2006

    Mumbai: It's the last trading day of the week. It has been a week of consolidation for the markets and a little bit of correction as well. There is no panic yet but the market just softened up a little bit and it has not been a good last few...