New Delhi | April 24, 2014 16:25 (IST)
Stocks continue to outshine gold and silver when it comes to adding to investors' wealth by giving returns of 8 per cent so far this year.
April 24, 2014 15:37 (IST)
The shares were bought at an average price of Rs 62.50 each, according to the filing. Following the transaction, Deepak Fertilisers said its subsidiary holds 2,99,92,459 shares in MCFL and its stake increased to 25.31 per cent from 24.5 per cent.
New Delhi | April 24, 2014 15:30 (IST)
Life Insurance Corporation (LIC) lowered its exposure in 15 blue-chip firms during the quarter ended March with sale of shares that are currently worth over Rs 6,300 crore.
London | April 24, 2014 15:11 (IST)
Global stocks were back on the front foot on Thursday, as upbeat earnings from tech heavyweights Apple and Facebook helped shake off some of the jitters that have hit the sector in recent weeks.
April 24, 2014 14:39 (IST)
IHCL intends to utilise part of the proceeds from the issue towards capital expenditure proposed to be incurred by the company for construction of Vivanta by Taj in Guwahati.
April 24, 2014 08:41 (IST)
Voting has started for 117 constituencies including six Lok Sabha seats in Mumbai. Over 18 crore voters across 11 states will vote in the sixth phase of Lok Sabha elections today. Of the 117 seats, Congress has 37 while BJP has 24.
Mumbai | April 23, 2014 22:43 (IST)
Market regulator Securities and Exchange Board of India (Sebi) on Wednesday limited the period of liquidity enhancement schemes of stock exchanges to a maximum of three years.
April 23, 2014 21:06 (IST)
US stocks edged lower on Wednesday as strong results from Boeing failed to inspire investors to keep pushing equities higher following six straight days of gains.
April 23, 2014 20:53 (IST)
Bids were received for over 46.79 crore shares against about 1.23 crore shares offered, according to data available on the National Stock Exchange as of 6 pm.
New Delhi | April 23, 2014 20:25 (IST)
In a hostile takeover bid, Deepak Fertilisers on Wednesday increased its stake in Vijay Mallya-promoted Mangalore Chemicals and Fertilizers Ltd (MCFL) to over 25 per cent and made an open offer to buy another 26 per cent for Rs 190 crore.
April 23, 2014 18:00 (IST)
Analysts expect gains to be limited in the near-term as companies post their financial results and India continues its five-week-long election process.
London | April 23, 2014 17:43 (IST)
European shares edged down on Wednesday after three days of gains as signs of a still stuttering Chinese economy and rising worries about Ukraine offset a reassuring set of European economic numbers.
April 23, 2014 17:25 (IST)
Bullion merchants said sustained buying by stockists on the back of pick-up in seasonal demand and a firm global trend mainly led to the rise in gold and silver prices.
April 23, 2014 17:10 (IST)
Shares in DLF, India's biggest real estate developer, fell 2.99 per cent, sharply underperforming a 0.4 per cent gain in the Nifty and posting their sixth decline in the past seven sessions.
April 23, 2014 16:03 (IST)
Indian markets closed at fresh record highs on the expiry day of the derivative futures. Capital goods and banking stocks led the gainers amid a broad rise.
London | April 23, 2014 14:33 (IST)
European shares edged down on Wednesday after three days of gains as data showing China's economy was still stuttering offset some broadly reassuring European purchasing manager index (PMI) numbers.
April 23, 2014 14:21 (IST)
Indian markets held on to their gains in the afternoon session as they hit record highs for the third consecutive day. Capital goods and banking stocks led the gainers amid a broad rise.
April 23, 2014 12:59 (IST)
The investment bank still has Maruti Suzuki India Ltd as its preferred pick saying it had done "an excellent job of maintaining its marketshare and stands out on all parameters needed to succeed in India."
April 23, 2014 11:49 (IST)
The brokerage says there's a 75 per cent probability that the BJP-led National Democratic Alliance will secure a strong mandate in India's general elections and will form a stable government at the Centre.
April 23, 2014 09:47 (IST)
Markets are likely to be choppy today ahead of derivatives expiry. SV Prasad of Chime Consulting told NDTV that volatility has been on the rise and closer to election results, investors should expect even more volatility.