Sensex recovers 141 pts, snaps 3-day downtrend

Sensex recovers 141 pts, snaps 3-day downtrend

Mumbai: Snapping its three-day losing streak, the BSE Sensex today recovered by over 141 points on value-buying by domestic investors in IT, banking, FMCG and oil and gas stocks amid firming trend on Asian bourses. Also, a slide in crude oil prices boosted sentiments. However, investors appeared cautious ahead of the expiry of derivative contracts for […]

Sensex drops 195 pts, Nifty below 10,400

Sensex drops 195 pts, Nifty below 10,400

Mumbai: The benchmark BSE Sensex dropped 195 points or 0.57 per cent in afternoon trade due to increased selling in bluechips led by Tata Steel , SBI and Larsen & Toubro. Metals, industrials, banks, financials, telecom, realty, FMCG and oil&gas stocks declined. The BSE Sensex trading down 194.17 points or 0.57 per cent at 33,816.59 186.29 […]

Sensex recovers 260 points, Nifty above 10,500-mark

Sensex recovers 260 points, Nifty above 10,500-mark

Mumbai: Stocks staged a strong comeback in early trade with the BSE Sensex gaining over 260 points and the Nifty recaputuring the 10,500-level on continued buying by domestic funds ahead of inflation data to be released after market hours on Monday. Asian markets were also trading in the green after a late-day rally on Wall Street […]

Sensex losses mount, slips below 35,000 in opening trade

Sensex losses mount, slips below 35,000 in opening trade

Mumbai: The BSE Sensex dipped below the 35,000-level by plunging around 546 points in opening trade today on heavy losses in metal, realty, capital goods, banking and oil & gas stocks amid a global rout in equity markets. The BSE 30-share barometer tanked 545.95 points, or 1.55 per cent, to 34,520.80. The gauge had lost 1,216.50 […]

add add Sensex opens down 54 pts on profit booking

add add Sensex opens down 54 pts on profit booking

Mumbai ;The benchmark BSE Sensex opened lower today after a five-session record-setting spree as investors cashed profits in metal, capital goods, consumer durables, power and banking shares ahead of January month expiry in the derivatives segment tomorrow. The BSE 30-share barometer dropped by 54.30 points or 0.15 per cent to 36,085.68 in opening trade as […]

Sensex hits new peak at 35,664.01, Nifty at 10,926.45

Sensex hits new peak at 35,664.01, Nifty at 10,926.45

Mumbai: The key stock indices Sensex and Nifty jumped to new highs in early session on foreign fund inflows and persistent buying in bluechips like RIL that posted better-than-expected quarterly earnings. The 30-share index rose by 152.43 points, or 0.42 per cent, to hit a new high of 35,664.01, surpassing its previous intra-day record of 35,542.17 […]

Gujarat-Himachal verdict: Sensex dips as Cong gives tough fight to BJP

Gujarat-Himachal verdict: Sensex dips as Cong gives tough fight to BJP

New Delhi : As the early trends of the Gujarat and Himachal PradeshAssembly elections started pouring in on Monday morning, the sensex opened with a thud, as Nifty slipped below its crucial 10,150 level.At the time of reporting, the benchmark indices were sharply lower – by more than 600 points. The early trends showed the Congress party giving a tough fight to […]

Sensex reclaims 33,000-mark, up 190 pts

Sensex reclaims 33,000-mark, up 190 pts

Mumbai; Benchmark BSE Sensex regained the key 33,000 mark at the start of trading today after buying by retail investors and domestic institutions gathered momentum amid strong global cues.The broader NSE Nifty too went past the 10,200-level.The 30-share Sensex was trading higher by 190.36 points, or 0.57 per cent, at 33,139.57, with all sectoral indices in […]

Sensex gains 68 pts in early trade on global cues

Sensex gains 68 pts in early trade on global cues

            Mumbai; The benchmark BSE Sensex recovered by about 68 points in early trade today on the back of fresh gains in blue-chips like Reliance Industries, ITC and Infosys.The 30-share index recovered 67.90 points, or 0.20 per cent, to 33,686.49, with sectoral indices led by PSU, consumer durables, infrastructure, capital goods, […]

Sensex trims initial losses, still down by 29 points

Sensex trims initial losses, still down by 29 points

The benchmark S&P BSE sensex trimmed initial losses and was down 29 points in late morning trade on selling in banking, IT and realty sector stocks on the back of weak Asian cues even as investors bought capital goods and consumer durable shares. The sensex opened at 20,913.79, compared with Friday’s close of 20,851.33, on […]