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  • Sensex gains 33 points in choppy trade, ends at 27,241.78 points Yesterday

    Mumbai: The BSE benchmark Sensex gained over 33 points to close at 27,241.78 and NSE Nifty reclaimed the 8,200-mark to register their first rise in three days. A smart rise towards the fag-end in TCS, HDFC, L&T, Sun Pharma, Hindalco, Sesa Sterlite, SBI, Infosys, HDFC Bank, Tata Steel and RIL mainly...
  • Sensex plunges 297 points on F&O expiry day; oil cos stocks fall 3 days ago

    Mumbai: The benchmark Sensex on Wednesday fell over 297 points, posting its biggest drop in one week, to end at 27,208.61 on the December F&O expiry day, weighed down by heavy losses in BHEL, GAIL and ONGC shares. Apart from a cautious stance by investors on the last day of...
  • Sensex falls 195 points, Nifty below 8,300-mark on poll outcome 4 days ago

    Mumbai: The Sensex fell over 195 points to 27,506.46 and Nifty dipped below 8,300-level as participants indulged in profit-booking amidst poll trends suggesting a hung assembly in J&K and the BJP inching towards forming government in Jharkhand. Besides, a cautious stance adopted by participants ahead of the monthly expiry in...
  • Rupee up 5 paise against dollar at 63.25 5 days ago

    Mumbai: The rupee on Monday gained a marginal 5 paise to close the day at 63.25 against the dollar on fresh selling of the US currency by exporters amid bullish stocks. Dollar losing strength in the overseas markets also helped the rupee rise. At the...
  • Sensex climbs 330 points, Nifty crosses 8300 mark on global rally 5 days ago

    Mumbai: The benchmark BSE Sensex rose for the third day ending about 330 points higher on buying in banking, FMCG and auto stocks amid firming trends in global markets. The wider Nifty of NSE reclaimed the 8,300-mark amid positive domestic factors after the introduction of...
  • Rupee up 40 paise against dollar in early trade December 18, 2014

    Mumbai: After three sessions of weakness, the rupee strengthened by 40 paise to 63.21 against the dollar in early trade on Thursday at the Interbank Foreign Exchange on increased selling of the US currency by exporters and banks amidst higher opening in the domestic equity market. Forex dealers said besides selling...
  • Sensex down 273 points in early trade on weak global cues December 16, 2014

    Mumbai: The BSE Sensex extended losses for the fourth straight day by losing over 273 points in early trade on Tuesday on sustained selling by funds amid weak global cues, tracking plunging crude coupled with depreciating rupee. The 30-share index tumbled 273.05 points, or 1 per cent, to 27,046.51. The gauge...
  • Rupee below 63-level, plunges 51 paise against dollar in early trade December 16, 2014

    Mumbai: The rupee slipped below the 63-mark by falling 51 paise to trade at a fresh 11-month low of 63.45 against the US dollar in early trade on Tuesday on the Interbank Foreign Exchange due to heavy dollar demand from importers amid falling crude oil prices. Forex dealers said besides continued...
  • Rupee crashes 65 paise Vs dollar to near 11-month low of 62.94 December 15, 2014

    Mumbai: The rupee on Monday weakened by 65 paise to close at nearly 11-month low of 62.94 against the US dollar due to heavy dollar demand from importers amid falling crude oil prices. A stronger US dollar in global markets ahead of the US Fed's meeting...
  • Sensex falls by 31 points to 1-1/2 month low on weak economic data December 15, 2014

    Mumbai: The benchmark BSE Sensex fell by 31 points to close at one-and-a-half month low of 27,319.56 due to continued selling in IT, FMCG, banking and oil stocks amidst disappointing economic data and capital outflows. In addition, a weak rupee which hit nearly 11-month low of...
  • Sensex drops 251 points as oil stocks slip; logs worst week in 3 years December 12, 2014

    Mumbai: The benchmark Sensex on Friday slumped by 251.33 points to end at 27,350.68 and logged its worst weekly drop in three years on hefty losses in oil&gas, realty and metal shares, amid continued tumble in oil prices raising concern over the strength of the global economy. As many as 11...
  • Sensex, Nifty fall to 6-week lows; RIL, ONGC slip on crude drop December 11, 2014

    Mumbai: After a day's breather, Indian stocks continued their downslide on Thursday with benchmark Sensex tumbling 229.09 points to six-week low of 27,602.01 on sharp losses in RIL and ONGC after further drop in crude oil price. Similarly, the 50-issue CNX Nifty of the NSE also plunged by 62.75 points, or...
  • Nifty ends above 8350, Sensex flat; SBI up 3 per cent, BHEL falls December 10, 2014

    Mumbai: After a volatile day of trade, the market ended on a flat note. The Sensex ended up 34.09 points at 27831.10, and the Nifty was up 14.95 points at 8355.65. About 1681 shares have advanced, 1255 shares declined, and 110 shares are unchanged. SBI gained 3.5 per cent while...
  • Sensex plunges 322.39 points to over 1-month closing low of 27,797.01; Nifty at 8,340.70 December 9, 2014

    Mumbai: Sensex on Tuesday plunged 322.39 points to close over 1-month low at 27,797.01 while Nifty tumbled 97.55 points to end at 8,340.70. Earlier in the day, the benchmark BSE Sensex fell over 62 points in early trade on sustained selling by participants in auto, capital goods, consumer durables and banking...
  • Sensex, Nifty post worst drop in nearly 8 weeks; Infosys down by 5% December 8, 2014

    Mumbai: Logging their worst drop in 8 weeks, benchmark Sensex plunged 339 points and Nifty slipped 100 points on Monday on sharp losses in Infosys, where co-founders sold about USD 1 billion worth shares, and other bluechips. Shares of heavyweight Infosys fell by 4.88 per cent as families of four co-founders...
  • Sensex falls 104.72 points to end at 28,458.10; Nifty closes at 8,538.30 December 5, 2014

    Mumbai: The Sensex on Friday witnessed a fall of 104.72 points to end at 28,458.10 while Nifty slipped by 26.10 points to close at 8,538.30. Earlier in the day, rising for the second consecutive session, the benchmark BSE Sensex gained over 88 points in early trade on Friday on sustained foreign...
  • Rupee down 5 paise against dollar in early trade December 3, 2014

    Mumbai: The rupee declined by 5 paise to 61.93 against the US dollar in early trade at the Interbank Foreign Exchange on fresh demand for the American currency from banks and importers. Forex dealers said apart from the gain in the dollar against other currencies in the global markets on impressive...
  • Sensex closes flat; auto stocks rise December 3, 2014

    Mumbai: A day after the Reserve Bank of India (RBI) kept key interest rates unchanged, a benchmark index of Indian equities markets provisionally closed on Wednesday's trade flat. The markets which were sluggish during the day's trade, ended on a marginal negative note a day after the RBI kept the key...
  • Sensex slips 115 points in volatile trade after RBI holds rates December 2, 2014

    Mumbai: Markets fell for the second day with benchmark Sensex declining over 115 points on Tuesday on selling in auto stocks after RBI kept interest rates unchanged for the fifth time in a row and IT shares dipped on strength in rupee. In highly volatile trade, the 30-share BSE index fell...
  • Rupee rallies further 14 paise Vs dollar to end at 61.88 December 2, 2014

    Mumbai: The rupee on Tuesday gained 14 paise to close at 61.88 against the dollar on selling of the US currency by exporters and banks even as stock markets fell. Dollar selling by exporters and some banks for the second day in a row amid sustained...
  • Rupee edges higher to 62.02 vs US dollar after slumping to 9-month low December 1, 2014

    Mumbai: The Indian rupee on Monday erased initial losses and edged one paisa higher at 62.02 versus the greenback on late dollar selling by exporters and some banks, snapping a two-day losing trend. After opening weak, the rupee hit a fresh nine-month low of 62.25 against US dollar as traders reacted...
  • Sensex, Nifty log first drop in 4 sessions ahead of RBI policy December 1, 2014

    Mumbai: Stocks fell for the first time in four sessions today with benchmark Sensex slipping 134.37 points to 28,559.62 and Nifty dipping 32.35 points to 8,555.90 on caution ahead of RBI policy review and weak global cues. Oil and gas stocks were the biggest laggards after global crude prices hit a...
  • Rubens Barrichello wins stock car title in Brazil December 1, 2014

    Sao Paulo: Former Formula One driver Rubens Barrichello has won his first stock car title in Brazil. The 42-year-old Brazilian finished third in Sunday's season-ending race in Curitiba to secure the title in his second full season in the series. Barrichello finished eighth in the drivers' standings last season. It was Barrichello's...
  • Sensex, Nifty end at record closing high on oil prices fall November 28, 2014

    Mumbai: The market ended at new record closing high on Friday following further fall in crude oil prices after the OPEC decided not to cut output. Hopes of rate cut or indication of rate cut in monetary policy on December 2 also pushed market higher. The Sensex rose 255.08 points...
  • Sensex, Nifty rebound in volatile trade; Realty in limelight November 26, 2014

    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 November 26, 2014

    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 November 25, 2014

    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...
  • Sensex, Nifty extend record-breaking spree November 24, 2014

    The broader Nifty is trading above the 8,500 level - that's a record high. The Sensex too is above the 28,400 mark. Markets have got a boost after China announced a rate cut and European Central Bank promised more stimulus measures. ...
  • Market closes at new high; Sensex ends at 28,334.63, NIFTY at 8,477.35 November 21, 2014

    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 November 20, 2014

    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...