Stocks

  • Sensex jumps 351 points, snaps 3-day losing streak 17-04-2014 09:56 AM

    Mumbai: After three days of losses, the BSE benchmark Sensex on Thursday surged by over 351 points on value buying by foreign funds amid corporates TCS and HCL Tech reporting robust fourth quarter earning figures. The 30-share Sensex soared by 351.61 points, or 1.58 per cent, to end the day's...
  • Sensex falls for 3rd day, loses 208 points as IT, realty stocks hit 16-04-2014 09:31 AM

    Mumbai: The BSE benchmark index Sensex fell for the third straight day by losing 208 points on increased profit selling by funds in IT, capital goods and realty stocks. The 30-share index dropped by 207.70 points, or 0.92 per cent, to close at 22,277.23 points. It had lost 230.40 points...
  • Rupee ends at 60.23 vs US dollar, dips to two-week low 15-04-2014 09:18 AM

    Mumbai: The Indian rupee on Tuesday lost six paise to register its two-week closing low of 60.23 against the dollar on sustained dollar demand from importers. A firm overseas and capital outflows also weighed on the rupee, a forex dealer said. At the Interbank Foreign Exchange (Forex) market, the domestic...
  • Sensex, Nifty end in red; Infosys up 1 pc ahead of Q4 results 11-04-2014 09:27 AM

    Mumbai: After remaining under pressure for the whole day, the market ended on a negative note. The Sensex was down 86.37 points at 22628.96, and the Nifty was down 20.10 points at 6776.30. About 1473 shares have advanced, 1227 shares declined, and 171 shares are unchanged. Sun Pharma, TCS and...
  • Market ends with marginal gains, Nifty slips below 6800 10-04-2014 09:56 AM

    Mumbai: The market ended with marginal gains as the Nifty slipped below 6800. The Nifty was flat to end at 6796.40 while the Sensex was up 12.99 points at 22715.33. About 1476 shares advanced, 1221 shares declined, and 189 shares were unchanged. Tata Power ended up 4 percent followed by...
  • Nifty hits 6800, Sensex ends up 359 points; banks roar, IT sulks 09-04-2014 10:06 AM

    Mumbai: After three days of consolidation, equity benchmarks set another record closing high on Wednesday with the Nifty hitting 6800-mark supported largely by banking and financial stocks. The index went up as high as 6,808.70 intraday, before closing at 6796.20, up 101.15 points or 1.51 percent. The Sensex surged 358.89...
  • Sun Pharma up 3 per cent, BHEL falls 3 per cent; Sensex, Nifty end flat 07-04-2014 09:45 AM

    Mumbai: After some heavy losses, the market ended flat but Nifty was below the 6700. The Nifty ended at 6695.05, up 0.70 points while the Sensex was down 16.05 points at 22343.45. Sun Pharma did not lose its grip even though the market was weak. The stock wrapped up today's...
  • Sensex loses 150 points, Nifty ends below 6700; Cipla, SBI up 04-04-2014 09:33 AM

    Mumbai: Investors booked profit ahead of the weekend, which dragged the market on Friday. The Sensex closed down 149.57 points at 22359.50, and the Nifty ended at 6694.35, down 41.75 points. About 1640 shares advanced, 1119 shares declined, and 143 shares were unchanged. BHEL, NTPC and Bharti Airtel lost 2...
  • Sensex, Nifty hit fresh record high on capital inflows 26-03-2014 09:30 AM

    Mumbai: The BSE benchmark index Sensex on Wednesday climbed to all-time closing high of 22,095.30 points by gaining 40 points on sustained buying by foreign funds in bluechips on improving growth outlook amid a firming global trend. The National Stock Exchange's broad-based index Nifty also closed at record high of...
  • Nifty ends at new closing high; Reliance, Wipro fall 3 per cent 25-03-2014 10:36 AM

    Mumbai: The market consolidates with the Nifty closing at record high of 6589.75, up 6.25 points. The Nifty had hit fresh intraday high of 6595.5, while Sensex too hit fresh intraday high of 22,080 in trade on Tuesday. The Sensex ended flat, down 0.27 points at 22055.21 BHEL, Hero MotoCorp,...
  • Sensex rises 300 points to close over 22,000 level for 1st time 24-03-2014 10:03 AM

    Mumbai: Continuing its record-setting spree, the benchmark Sensex on Monday hit a new lifetime high and gained 300 points to end above 22,000-level for the first time as foreign funds bought bluechips led by interest-rate sensitive shares on hopes RBI will hold rates in its upcoming review. The BSE Sensex...
  • Tata Steel and Axis gain, Reliance falls 3 per cent; Sensex ends flat 21-03-2014 10:12 AM

    Mumbai: After a rangebound day, the market ended on a flat note. The Sensex was up 13.66 points at 21753.75, and the Nifty gained 10.10 points at 6493.20. About 1575 shares advanced, 1231 shares declined, and 144 shares were unchanged. Steel stocks remained stars of the day with Tata Steel...
  • Sensex up 0.25 points, ends at 21832.86 19-03-2014 09:47 AM

    Mumbai: In choppy trade, the benchmark Sensex on Wednesday ended almost unchanged as gains in HDFC, ITC and Tata Steel shares were countered by losses in IT stocks like TCS and Infosys, amid global markets turning cautious ahead of a closely-watched US Federal Reserve policy meeting. After touching the day's...
  • Sensex ends flat, Nifty above 6500 18-03-2014 04:23 PM

    Mumbai: After a little bit of negativity in the last hour, the market ended on a positive note. The Nifty managed to end above 6500 at 6516, up 12.45 points. The Sensex was up 22.81 points at 21832.61. Maruti hogged the limelight with a consistent 7 percent gain throughout the...
  • Coal India officers call off strike; output impact minimal 14-03-2014 11:53 AM

    New Delhi: Coal India(COAL.NS) officers called off their three-day strike midway on Friday after receiving assurances from its chairman on pay-related demands, a union leader said, ensuring little impact on production that peaks in March. The state-owned company, the world's No. 1 coal miner that accounts for about 80 percent...
  • Infosys loses 8 per cent, Sun Pharma falls 5 per cent; Nifty ends below 6500 13-03-2014 09:29 AM

    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 141...
  • Sensex recovers by 29 points, closes at 21,856.22 12-03-2014 09:27 AM

    Mumbai: The BSE benchmark index Sensex on Wednesday recovered by 29 points in a volatile trade on selective buying in pharma, FMCG and banking stocks even as global markets remained weak on concerns over China's growth. The 30-share index, which had lost 108.41 points in the previous session, rose by...
  • Sensex loses 109 points; Tata Power up 4 per cent, metals melt 11-03-2014 10:10 AM

    Mumbai: After a choppy session, the market snapped 5-day gaining streak. The Sensex lost 109 points to end at 21826.42, and the Nifty was down 25.35 points at 6511.90. About 1239 shares advanced, 1529 shares declined, and 172 shares were unchanged. Tata Power was star of the day with a...
  • Sensex ends up 263 points; Hindalco gains 04-03-2014 09:34 AM

    Mumbai: The Sensex was up 263.08 points or 1.26 per cent at 21209.73, and the Nifty ended up 76.50 points or 1.23 per cent at 6297.95. About 1614 shares advanced, 1063 shares declined, and 134 shares were unchanged. Hindalco gained 8 per cent. Other gainers in the Sensex were Sesa...
  • Stock broker Ketan Parekh sentenced to 2 years jail 03-03-2014 08:33 PM

    Ketan Parekh, an accused in several cases of stock market manipulation, has been convicted by a special CBI court in Mumbai for cheating and sentenced to two years rigorous imprisonment. "The Special Judge for CBI cases, Mumbai has convicted Ketan Manharlal Parekh, share broker and sentenced him to undergo two...
  • Sensex falls over 173 points to end at 20,946.65 03-03-2014 09:38 AM

    Mumbai: The benchmark Sensex on Monday fell over 173 points, its first drop in six sessions, to end below the 21,000-mark on economic growth concerns and global meltdown due to fears of war between Ukraine and Russia. Healthcare, IT, Power, Auto and Capital Goods shares were among the hardest hit....
  • Rupee closes at 61.75 against US dollar 28-02-2014 09:28 AM

    Mumbai: The rupee on Friday fell by 23 paise or 0.37 per cent to close at 61.75 against US dollar. The rupee fell by 14 paise to 62.12 against the dollar in early trade today at the Interbank Foreign Exchange due to month-end demand for the American currency from importers,...
  • Sensex reclaims 21,000 mark, logs best monthly gain since October 28-02-2014 09:28 AM

    Mumbai: The benchmark Sensex on Friday jumped over 133 points to reclaim the 21,000 mark buoyed by gains in bluechips including TCS, Tata Motors and Hindalco, to log the best monthly rise since October 2013. For the week, the Sensex gained 419.37 points -- the best since the week ending...
  • Sensex closes up 111 points; Tata Power & Pfizer stars 24-02-2014 09:30 AM

    Mumbai: After a lull initially, the market picked up momentum in late trade. The Sensex was up 114.26 points at 20815.01, and the Nifty ended up 30.65 points at 6186.10. About 1352 shares have advanced, 1284 shares declined, and 140 shares are unchanged. Tata Power continued its uptrend throughout the...
  • Sensex jumps 170 pts to 3-week high as budget cheer continues 18-02-2014 10:06 AM

    Mumbai: The benchmark Sensex on Tuesday shot up 170 points to a nearly three-week closing high of 20,634.21, driven by gains in banking, capital goods and auto shares as investors continued to cheer the interim budget proposals. The Sensex, which had gained 271 points in the previous two sessions, rose...
  • Sensex up over 50 points after Chdambaram presents interim budget 17-02-2014 09:18 AM

    Mumbai: The Sensex is up 56.21 points at 20423.03, and the Nifty up 13.90 points, at 6062.25. About 1000 shares have advanced, 909 shares declined, and 127 shares are unchanged. Chidambaram highlighted the Congress party-led United Progressive Alliance government's achievements and outlined the vision for the future. The main budget...
  • Easing inflation helps Sensex rise to 173 points 14-02-2014 10:01 AM

    Mumbai: Ahead of the general budget, the benchmark Sensex spurted 173 points on Friday led by fag-end buying in bluechips as wholesale inflation sliding to a 7-month low triggered hopes of some easing in interest rates. After losing 255 points in the previous session, the Sensex rebounded from four-month lows...
  • Sensex extends gains in late morning trade, up 135 points 12-02-2014 02:00 PM

    Mumbai: The S&P BSE benchmark Sensex gained by 135 points in late morning trade on persistent buying mainly in Banking, Capital Goods, Realty, Refinery and Auto counters triggered by firm global trend. Index heavyweight Reliance Industries (RIL) rose by 1.37 per cent after the company issued a media statement following...
  • Rupee up 21 paise to end at 62.22 vs US dollar 11-02-2014 10:06 AM

    Mumbai: The rupee on Tuesday rose 21 paise, logging its best daily gain in two weeks, to end at 62.22 after trade gap narrowed in January and the dollar fell ahead of Fed Reserve chief Janet Yellen's testimony to US Congress. Fresh dollar selling by exporters and some banks also...
  • Markets end flat, Sensex 29 points up 11-02-2014 10:04 AM

    Mumbai: The market has closed on a flat note with Nifty below the 6100-mark. The Nifty ended up 9.25 points at 6062.70 while the Sensex was up 29.10 points at 20363.37. About 1259 shares advanced, 1357 shares declined, and 134 shares were unchanged. Tata group stocks were on buyers' radar...