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The BSE Sensex and the Nifty continued to trade in the negative zone on Friday with the 50-share index dropping below the psychological mark of 8,700. At around 11:10 am, the BSE Sensex was down by 83.37 points to stand at 28767.60. The Nifty dropped by 24.45 points to stand 8687.25.

MUMBAI (Reuters) – The Nifty fell on Friday, heading towards its biggest weekly loss in eight, as blue-chips such as Tata Motors (TAMO.NS) slumped on weak earnings and on worries the Bharatiya Janata Party may face defeat in Delhi elections. Rising bad loans at state-run banks and faltering volume growth at consumer goods companies in Read More

Benchmark indices continued their record breaking streak for the fifth straight session with the Nifty crossing the 8,900 mark for the first time led by the gains in financials, capital goods and select index heavyweights like ITC.     Provisionally, the 30-share Sensex closed up 273 points at 29,552 and the 50-share Read More

The PSE Composite Index, commonly known previously as the PHISIX and presently as the PSEi, is the main stock market index of the Philippine Stock Exchange. The PSEi is the most watched index on the PSE and is also home to most major Philippine companies listed on the PSE. The PSEi is also the Read More

Stock markets fell to near two-week lows on Wednesday as bank stocks declined on concerns that the Reserve Bank of India’s (RBI) decision to keep key policy rates steady while boosting banks’ liquidity in a bid to persuade them to lower lending rates would weigh on profit. The benchmark Bombay Stock Exchange (BSE) index Sensex Read More

The monetary policy meeting will determine the short-term movement in indices The Indian stock markets have begun the year on a high note with the Sensex and the Nifty gaining 6 per cent in January. The indices have also managed to scale new highs. But unlike in the past when most global equity markets moved Read More

After a brief pause, stocks continued their upward march on Thursday, with the benchmark Sensex rising 122.59 points to a new closing peak of 29,681.77 and Nifty index gaining 38.05 points to 8,952.35 on fag-end buying in select blue-chips, amid expiry of monthly equity derivatives. In-line earnings from some firms Read More

MUMBAI (Reuters) – The Nifty gained 0.4 percent on Thursday, rising for a tenth consecutive session, its longest winning streak since September 2007, as shares of capital goods firms rose ahead of the budget next month and oil retailers benefited from a slump in crude prices. The gains, late in the session, helped the Sensex Read More

(Bloomberg) — Indian traders replaced a higher proportion of CNX Nifty Index stock-index futures expiring tomorrow with contracts for the following month, signaling optimism the rally will continue. Traders rolled over 62 percent of January futures as of 4:02 p.m. in Mumbai, compared with the six-month average of 59 percent one day before expiration, data Read More

Extending their winning run to the eighth straight session, the benchmark Bombay Stock Exchange Sensex on Tuesday jumped by 292.20 points to end at new closing peak of 29,571.04 and the National Stock Exchange Nifty surpassed the 8,900-mark for the first time on optimism over Indo-US nuclear deal amid sustained foreign fund inflows. The benchmark Read More

The National Stock Exchange’s Nifty is trading at new highs. In January so far, the index has risen about 6.5 per cent, particularly spurting on the Reserve Bank’s surprise repo rate cut of 25 basis points. The rally has unfolded amid signs of cooling inflation and recent positive global announcements. After Read More

The benchmark Bombay Stockm Exchange (BSE) Sensex rose over 46 points to end at 28,121.89 on continued buying in blue-chip shares and wrapped up its best weekly gain in over two months. Similarly, the National Stock Exchange (NSE) Nifty index inched up by 19.65 points, or 0.23 per cent, to close at 8,513.80. Markets were Read More

TVS Motor Company will be included in the NSE’s Nifty Midcap 50 index, replacing textiles major Arvind Ltd from next month. The exclusion of the textiles and apparels company is mainly “on account of the proposed scheme of demerger and transfer of real estate undertaking of Arvind Ltd into Arvind Infrastructure Ltd.” According to the Read More