May 29, 2015 23:59 (IST)
Bombay Stock Exchange (BSE) and National Stock Exchange (NSE) will introduce as many as 14 companies, including Oil India, Britannia Industries and Bharat Electronics, to the futures and options (F&O) segment from May 29.
May 29, 2015 23:59 (IST)
National Stock Exchange (NSE) on Friday extended a discount of up to 59 per cent in transaction charges for trading on its currency derivatives platform and in equity options segment till July.
May 29, 2015 16:41 (IST)
Auto ancillary firm, Bosch Ltd is now a part of the National Stock Exchange's benchmark index Nifty
May 29, 2015 16:13 (IST)
Crompton Greaves on Thursday reported a consolidated net loss of Rs 198.5 crore for the quarter ended March 31, 2015.
May 29, 2015 15:43 (IST)
The BSE benchmark Sensex jumped over 320 points on the back of broad-based buying.
May 29, 2015 15:22 (IST)
Praj Industries shares breached upper circuit by rising 20 per cent to Rs 70.40 on Friday, after the company posted a 76 per cent jump in net profit for the March quarter.
May 29, 2015 15:02 (IST)
The Nifty rose as much as 1.2 per cent on Friday as investors saw a four-session losing streak as overdone, while gains in regional markets and expectation of a rate cut by the central bank next week also helped sentiment.
May 29, 2015 13:54 (IST)
The 50-share Nifty was trading below its psychological level of 8,400 as selling in blue-chip stocks such as TCS, Infosys and Reliance Industries shaved off partial gains on the Nifty.
May 29, 2015 13:24 (IST)
After a rough start in which the Shanghai Composite Index briefly slid more than 4 per cent, key indexes recovered to bounce in and out of positive territory, and they ended the day mixed.
May 29, 2015 12:17 (IST)
The Sensex jumped over 300 points and the Nifty advanced above its crucial psychological level of 8,400. Buying was visible across the sectors; banking, oil & gas, realty, pharma and IT stocks were witnessing buying interest.
May 29, 2015 11:32 (IST)
BPCL reported a net profit of Rs 2,853 crore on sales of Rs 51,346 crore in the March quarter compared to Rs 4,068 crore profit on sales of Rs 74,736 crore in the same quarter last fiscal.
May 29, 2015 11:13 (IST)
The Nifty index witnessed a sudden spurt on Friday, rising as much as 85 points to edge past the key 8,400 levels. The 50-share benchmark is attempting to post its first gain in five days. The BSE Sensex advanced 270 points and was eyeing the key 27,800 levels in morning trades.
May 29, 2015 10:24 (IST)
SpiceJet shares gained as much as 12.7 per cent on Friday as the low-cost carrier posted its first profit in seven quarters. SpiceJet, India's fourth-largest carrier by market share said on Thursday it made Rs 22.5 crore in the three months to the end of March. SpiceJet had reported a loss of Rs 322 crore in the corresponding quarter last year.
May 29, 2015 09:57 (IST)
ONGC shares fell nearly 5 per cent in morning trade on Friday as investors reacted negatively to Q4 results, which were announced after stock markets shut on Thursday. In the March quarter, state-run explorer ONGC's net profit dropped by 20 per cent to Rs 3,935 crore, missing analysts' estimates averaging Rs 5,491 crore.
May 29, 2015 09:47 (IST)
The market participants will closely watch out for corporate earnings as a lot of blue-chip companies will be declaring their March quarter results. The markets will take cues from the March quarter numbers of these companies.
May 29, 2015 09:37 (IST)
The 50-share Nifty was trading above its crucial psychological level of 8,350 led by gains in heavyweights such as BPCL, Sun Pharma, State Bank of India and HDFC.
May 29, 2015 09:02 (IST)
Spot gold was little changed at $1,188.35 an ounce by 0258 GMT. It fell to a 2-1/2-week low of $1,180.55 on Thursday but recovered slightly as the dollar and stocks weakened. The metal is still down 1.4 per cent on the week.
May 29, 2015 08:42 (IST)
The Nifty traded on the Singapore Stock Exchange commonly known as the SGX Nifty was down 0.26 per cent or 22 points at 8,294.
May 29, 2015 07:41 (IST)
The slide in China forced Asian markets off earlier gains, with the MSCI's broadest index of Asia-Pacific shares outside Japan flat. It shed more than 1 per cent on Thursday. South Korean share gained 0.4 per cent and Australian stocks rose 1.2 per cent. Japan's Nikkei was flat.
May 29, 2015 07:35 (IST)
Crude oil futures rose in choppy trade after two days of sharp losses after data showed a fourth weekly drawdown in U.S. crude stockpiles.