National Stock Exchange

  • Sensex inches up 16 points; posts worst weekly loss in 6 months 31-01-2014 09:24 AM

    Mumbai: The benchmark Sensex on Friday inched up 16 points to snap a five-day losing trend on mild buying and wrapped up the week with its worst performance in six months. The BSE barometer, which shed 875.41 points in the past five sessions, edged up by just 15.60 points, or...
  • Sensex closes at 20,666.15, down 156.62 points 08-11-2013 10:06 AM

    Mumbai: Sensex closed at 20,666.15, down 156.62 points on Friday. The BSE benchmark Sensex extended losses for the fourth straight session by declining over 54 points on sustained selling by funds amid a weak trend at other Asian bourses. The 30-share index, which had lost over 417 points in the...
  • Rupee closes flat; RBI rate decision key 25-10-2013 08:14 PM

    The rupee ended flat on Friday, but extended losses for a second week, as caution set in ahead of an expected interest rate hike by the central bank at its policy review next week. The Reserve Bank of India is widely expected to raise its key repo rate by 25...
  • Four Indians make to Fortune top 50 women business leaders 20-10-2013 12:15 PM

    Four Indians led by ICICI Bank CEO Chanda Kochhar have made to Fortune magazine's global list of top-50 women business leaders, while PepsiCo chief Indra Nooyi has been ranked second in a similar list for the US. Kochhar has been ranked fourth, followed by National Stock Exchange chief Chitra Ramkrishna...
  • Sensex closes 49 points lower, IT stocks fall 13-09-2013 05:15 PM

    Mumbai:A benchmark index of Indian equities markets on Friday closed 49 points lower in a volatile trade ahead of the wholesale price index figures and US stimulus tapering next week. The 30-scrip S~~amp;amp;P Sensex of the Bombay Stock Exchange (BSE), which opened at 19,744.54 points, closed at 19,732.76 points, down...
  • Indian stocks, currency sink as Syrian tension worsens 03-09-2013 05:00 PM

    Mumbai:Indian rupee and stock markets plunged on Tuesday, with bechmark Sensex sliding by 650 points on reports that missiles were fired at Syria, raising fears of disruption in oil supply and spike in prices. The Indian rupee slipped below 68 against a dollar, losing more than two percent of its...
  • RBI's rupee rescue lifts Sensex by over 400 points 29-08-2013 04:58 PM

    Mirroring the turnaround in rupee, stock markets on Tuesday soared with the S~~amp;amp;P BSE benchmark Sensex logging its best gain in a week of nearly 405 points to end at 18,401.04 on across-the-board buying after RBI opened a special window to help PSU oil firms meet daily forex needs. The...
  • Wipro to replace Reliance Infra in Nifty 28-08-2013 12:11 PM

    Indian software services exporter Wipro Ltd(WIPR.NS) will replace Reliance Infrastructure Ltd(RLIN.NS) in the National Stock Exchange's 50-stock Nifty effective September 27, the NSE said in a statement on Tuesday. Wipro had been excluded from the NSE index from April 1. "A corporate action like our demerger of a listed company...
  • Sensex crashes 769 points, Nifty 234 points down 16-08-2013 09:59 AM

    Mumbai: The S&P BSE Sensex on Friday crashed 769 points, the most in four years, as the rupee plunged to an all-time low amid fears the government may move to a capital- control regime to curb forex volatility and narrow CAD. The rupee fell below the 62 level for the...
  • Sensex slips for third day, drops 57 points ahead of RBI review 26-07-2013 09:50 AM

    Mumbai: The benchmark S&P BSE Sensex fell for the third day and closed 56.57 points lower at 19,748.19, dragged down by metal, realty and bank stocks ahead of the RBI's policy review next week. Weak first-quarter results from Hindustan Unilever (HUL) and Sterlite Industries also affected market sentiment. HUL, which...
  • Sebi tightens currency derivative rules to tame volatile rupee 09-07-2013 09:41 PM

    Mumbai: With an aim to help in government efforts to stem falling rupee, Sebi has tightened the exposure norms for currency derivatives to check large scale speculative activity in the market. The decision, taken on Monday, came after consultations with banking regulator RBI. Securities and Exchange Board of India (Sebi)...
  • 9.33 pc MMMTC stake sale today, 9.33 per cent shares to be sold off 13-06-2013 09:46 AM

    New Delhi: In the first big disinvestement this fiscal, 9.33 per cent shares in the state-owned MMTC will be sold off on Thursday. The decision was taken after the Empowered Group of Ministers (EGoM) on disinvestment headed by Finance Minister P Chidambaram fixed the base price at Rs 600 crore...
  • Sensex ends 326 points up; RIL, Sun Pharma lead gains 27-05-2013 09:49 AM

    Mumbai: The BSE benchmark Sensex on Monday surged the most in two weeks by jumping 326 points to close at 20,030.77 points on all-round buying led by a rally in RIL and Sun Pharma on positive reports amid a firming global trend. The Sensex shot up by 326.44 points, or...
  • BSE Sensex up, tech stocks lead gains 24-12-2012 01:09 PM

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  • Sensex slides below 18,000-points mark 18-03-2011 02:03 PM

    Mumbai: A benchmark index for Indian equities markets fell below the psychological resistance level of 18,000 points on Friday on continued selling pressure for the second day after the central bank hiked its key policy rates to curb inflation. The sensitive index (Sensex) of the Bombay Stock Exchange (BSE), which...
  • Equity markets flat in early trade 04-08-2008 01:12 PM

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