SENSEX

  • Mahurat trading on Diwali brings in good news for economy Yesterday

    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 Yesterday

    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 Yesterday

    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...
  • Sensex closes 212 points up; auto stocks rally 3 days ago

    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 4 days ago

    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 likely to rise on Dhanteras 4 days ago

    As Diwali festivities pick up, people across the country will be on a shopping spree on Tuesday. The day is considered auspicious for buying jewellery and utensils. It's a custom which mostly Marwaris, Gujaratis, Maharashtrians and some North Indian communities have followed for ages. All eyes will be on the...
  • Sensex soars over 321 points to end at 26429.85; Nifty at 7879.40 5 days ago

    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...
  • Sensex plunges over 350 points, slips below 26,000 mark October 16, 2014

    Mumbai: The benchmark Sensex Thursday sunk 350 points to end below the 26,000-mark after a gap of two months on heavy bout of selling in the second half, tracking turbulence in Europe due to global growth worries. Besides, the rupee depreciated against the dollar to 61.90 (intra-day) on fears of...
  • 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. ...
  • Rupee surges 25 paise vs US dollar to end at 61.10 October 13, 2014

    Mumbai: The rupee on Monday rose 25 paise to end at 61.10 against the greenback on fresh selling of dollars by exporters and banks, in line with other Asian currencies helped by upbeat trade data from China. The rupee resumed higher at 61.25 per dollar as against the last weekend's...
  • Sensex rebounds 86 points after initial losses; Coal India, SBI up October 13, 2014

    Mumbai: After falling in initial trade, the benchmark Sensex on Monday rebounded over 86 points to end at 26,384.07 on the back of gains in key bluechips led by Coal India, Infosys, Hero MotorCorp, SBI and Maruti. The Sensex, which commenced the day on a weak note at 26,275.07, slipped...
  • 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...
  • Fed minutes lift Sensex 390 points; BHEL up 8 pc, Infosys Q2 eyed October 9, 2014

    Mumbai: Bulls finally found their feet on Dalal Street on Thursday. Equity benchmarks snapped three-day losing streak due to broadbased rally triggered by Fed chair Janet Yellen and the US Federal Reserve. Benchmarks recouped all its losses seen in previous three sessions. The 30-share BSE Sensex surged 390.49 points or...
  • Infosys falls nearly 5 per cent on downgrade; m-cap down Rs 10K crore October 8, 2014

    Mumbai: Shares of IT services major Infosys lost 5 per cent on Wednesday, wiping-out Rs 10,341.31 crore from its market capitalisation, after Citigroup downgraded India's second largest software exporter. The company's stock settled 4.70 per cent lower at Rs 3,650.20 on the BSE. During the...
  • Rupee down 5 paise against dollar in early trade October 8, 2014

    Mumbai: The rupee weakened by five paise to 61.48 against the dollar in early trade on Wednesday at the Interbank Foreign Exchange due to increased demand for the US currency from importers. Forex dealers attributed the rupee's fall to increased demand for the US currency from importers and a lower opening...
  • Sensex closes flat; healthcare stocks plunge October 8, 2014

    Mumbai: A day after it fell around 300 points on negative global cues, a benchmark index of Indian equities markets provisionally closed on Wednesday's trade flat down 25.18 points or 0.10 per cent as healthcare, information technology (IT) and technology, entertainment and media (TECK) stocks fell. However, healthy buying was observed...
  • Sensex, Nifty fall 1 per cent; metals, capital goods, banks drag October 7, 2014

    Mumbai: The market extended its southward journey for the second trading session of the October month with the Sensex falling 296.02 points or 1.11 per cent to 26271.97 on Tuesday. The Nifty closed way below the 7900, down 93.15 points or 1.17 per cent to 7852.40. About 1120 shares advanced while...
  • Nifty ends below 7950; IT surges, Hero up, Maruti falls 3 per cent October 1, 2014

    Mumbai: The market ended a dull day of trade on a flat note. The Nifty ended tad below 7950 down 19.25 points at 7945.55 while the Sensex slipped 62.52 points at 26567.99. Oil & gas and FMCG stocks were beaten down while IT stocks gained on dollar strength. Wipro, Infosys, M&M,...
  • Nifty ends below 8000; Sun Pharma & ITC up, Bankex in red September 30, 2014

    Mumbai: The Sensex ended up 33.40 points at 26630.51 and the Nifty was up 5.90 points at 7964.80. About 1370 shares advanced, 1532 shares declined, and 101 shares were unchanged. Sun Pharma, HDFC, Bajaj Auto, Maruti Suzuki and ITC were gainers. BHEL, ICICI Bank, Hindalco, Axis Bank and M&M...
  • Market opens flat ahead of RBI policy September 30, 2014

    Mumbai: The market has once again opened on a flat note on Tuesday ahead of RBI's monetary policy. The Sensex is down 6.91 points at 26590.20 and the Nifty down 10.10 points at 7948.80. About 364 shares have advanced, 198 shares declined, and 24 shares are unchanged. Dr Reddy's Labs,...
  • Rupee loses 22 paise to end at 7 month low of 61.75 against dollar September 30, 2014

    Mumbai: The rupee on Tuesday lost 22 paise to end at almost seven-month low of 61.75 against the dollar as month-end demand for the US currency from oil importers weighed on the local unit. Sluggish local equities after the Reserve Bank on Tuesday kept key rates unchanged in its monetary policy...
  • Sensex, Nifty flat; Reliance & Infosys up, HUL falls September 29, 2014

    Mumbai: Sensex on Monday fell 29 points to end at 26,597.11 while Nifty sliped 10 points to close at 7,958.90. Earlier the market has opened on a flat note. The Sensex is up 8.81 points at 26635.13 and the Nifty is up 9.60 points at 7978.45. About 474 shares have advanced,...
  • S&P's India upgrade boosts markets; Sensex erases losses, up 158 points September 26, 2014

    Mumbai: The BSE benchmark Sensex on Friday recovered from its six-week low level to close 158 points higher, ending three days of losing string, after S&P's upgraded India's outlook to stable from negative. In a highly volatile trade, the 30-share index resumed lower and gradually moved downwards to a six-week intra-day...
  • Sensex drops 276 points to 1-month low; oil, metal stocks bleed September 25, 2014

    Mumbai: Markets on Thursday slumped for the third straight day with Sensex losing over 276 points to end at 1-month low on losses in metal, power and banking bluechips due to mass cancellation of coal mines and sharp drop in oil & gas shares on government deferring a hike in...
  • Sensex closes flat; capital goods down September 24, 2014

    Mumbai: A day after a 430-point fall, a benchmark index of Indian equities markets provisionally closed Wednesday's trade flat -- down 31 points or 0.12 percent -- as capital goods, bank and consumer durables stocks slumped. Bearish sentiment in the market also loomed as the Supreme Court cancelled all the coal...
  • Market bleeds: Sensex plunges 431 points, Nifty below 8050 September 23, 2014

    Mumbai: The market finally ended with deep cuts. The Sensex closed at 26775.69, down 431.05 points or 1.6 per cent while the Nifty slipped 128.75 points or 1.6 per cent at 8017.55. About 886 shares advanced, 2131 shares declined and 91 shares were unchanged. Wipro gained 1 per cent while...
  • Sensex closes above 100 points, consumer goods stocks gain September 22, 2014

    Mumbai: A benchmark index of Indian equities markets recovered after posting initial losses and closed above 100 points (provisional) in a volatile trade session on Monday. The session in which the market initially lost around 150 points, saw metal, healthcare and capital goods stocks lose. However, consumer durables, automobile, fast moving...
  • Sensex closes flat; capital goods decline September 19, 2014

    Mumbai: A benchmark index of Indian equities markets closed flat in volatile trade on Friday as capital goods, oil and gas and automobile stocks fell on profit booking. Bearish sentiments took hold of the investors a day after the market gained 480.92 points or 1.81 per cent as the US Fed...
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