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Mumbai, Feb 20 (IANS) A benchmark index of Indian equities markets, the 30-scrip Sensitive Index (Sensex), Friday was trading 78.75 points or 0.27 percent down as oil and gas stocks dropped. The wider 50-scrip Nifty of the National Stock Exchange (NSE) was also trading 51.30 points or 0.58 percent down at 8,844 points. The Sensex Read More

Mumbai, Feb 19 (IANS) A benchmark index of the Indian equities markets, the 30-scrip Sensitive Index (Sensex) closed Thursday’s trade up 142 points or 0.48 percent. The wider 50-scrip Nifty of the National Stock Exchange (NSE) also made gains in the day’s trade. It was up 26.20 points or 0.30 percent at 8,895.30 points. “Today’s Read More

Mumbai, Feb 19 (IANS) A benchmark index of Indian equities markets, the 30-scrip Sensitive Index (Sensex), provisionally closed Thursday’s trade up 144 points or 0.49 percent. The wider 50-scrip Nifty of the National Stock Exchange (NSE) was also made gains in the day’s trade. It was provisionally up 29.40 points or 0.33 percent at 8,898.50 Read More

The benchmark Bombay Stock Exchange (BSE) index Sensex surged 114 points, continuing its rising streak for the seventh straight session, and the National Stock Exchange (NSE) Nifty regained the 8,900-mark in early trade on Thursday as participants indulged in enlarging positions ahead of Budget. Brokers said, market sentiments remained upbeat as funds and retail investors Read More

Mumbai, Feb 19 (IANS) A benchmark index of Indian equities markets, the 30-scrip Sensitive Index (Sensex), Thursday was trading 110.74 points or 0.38 percent up as consumer durables stocks surged. The wider 50-scrip Nifty of the National Stock Exchange (NSE) was also trading 23.70 points or 0.27 percent up at 8,892.80 points. The Sensex of Read More

Mumbai, Feb 18 (IANS) A benchmark index of the Indian equities markets, the 30-scrip Sensitive Index (Sensex), provisionally closed Wednesday’s trade 163 points or 0.56 percent up as capital goods stocks surged. The wider 50-scrip Nifty of the National Stock Exchange (NSE) also closed the day’s trade with healthy gains. It ended Wednesday’s trade 56.95 Read More

Benchmark indices ended higher for the sixth straight session, amid form global cues, helped primarily by the gains in financials, information technology and select auto stocks Provisionally, the 30-share Sensex ended up 184 points at 29,320 and the 50-share Nifty closed up 60 points at 8,869. ****************** (updated at Read More

Mumbai, Feb 18 (IANS) A benchmark index of the Indian equities markets, the 30-scrip Sensitive Index (Sensex), was trading 182 points or 0.62 percent up as capital goods stocks surged in Wednesday’s pre-afternoon trade session. The wider 50-scrip Nifty of the National Stock Exchange (NSE) also made healthy gains. It was trading 42.65 points or Read More

The market bounced from support in the Nifty 8,450-8,500 zone and since made steady gains. Budget-related sentiments and rumours are likely to heavily influence trading. Bulls usually dominate pre-Budget trading and the expiry is pre-Budget. The Nifty is testing resistance in the range of 8,850-8,900 and there’s a good chance that Read More

Mumbai, Feb 16 (IANS) A benchmark index of Indian equities markets, the 30-scrip Sensitive Index (Sensex), provisionally ended Monday trade up 41 points or 0.14 points. The wider 50-scrip Nifty of the National Stock Exchange (NSE) also closed the day’s trade flat. It was up 3.85 points or 0.04 percent at 8,809.35 points. The Sensex Read More

The smart reversal in indices prepares the ground for a surge to a new high The bulls engineered a smart reversal in stock prices last week, helping the Sensex and the Nifty to close with gains, despite a quavering start. The truncated week ahead could see indices edging a little higher from these levels. The Read More

Stock markets on Wednesday rose for the second straight day with the benchmark Sensex rising 178.35 points to end at 28,533.97 and the Nifty index reclaiming the 8,600-mark powered by a rebound in bluechips amid hopes of faster reforms and optimism over the upcoming Budget . After surging to 28,618.91 points on value-buying, the Sensex Read More

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