On December 22, 2014 09:47 (IST)
Indian markets were higher on Monday but could not sustain early gains. Tracking higher global markets, the BSE Sensex gained much as 130 points to 27,509, while the 50-share Nifty crossed the 8,250 mark.
On December 21, 2014 16:36 (IST)
The spectacular rally on Dalal Street has brought cheers for the minnows of the equity market, helping smaller stocks to outperform their large blue-chip peers with a bumper surge of up to 60 per cent in 2014.
On December 21, 2014 15:24 (IST)
Led by Tata Consultancy Services (TCS) and Oil & Natural Gas Corp (ONGC), eight of the ten most valued companies added a combined Rs 55,171 crore to their market valuations in the week to December 19.
On December 21, 2014 11:47 (IST)
Stock markets may remain volatile amid derivatives expiry in a holiday-shortened week ahead, according to experts.
On December 21, 2014 11:43 (IST)
Indian stock markets should stabilise over the next few days after a roller-coaster week saw currencies, stocks and bonds suffer from the crash in Russian rouble.
On December 19, 2014 10:51 (IST)
Indian stock markets extended gains after a strong start on Friday. The 30-share BSE Sensex jumped over 350 points to near the key 27,500 levels, while the Nifty advanced nearly 100 points to edge past the crucial 8,250 mark.
On December 19, 2014 10:11 (IST)
Infosys gained 1.6 per cent, Tata Consultancy Services 0.4 per cent and Wipro 1.2 per cent.
On December 19, 2014 09:36 (IST)
The BSE Sensex surged over 250 points on Friday as tailwinds from the US Federal Reserve's dovish stance on interest rates drove stocks for a second consecutive session. The 50-share Nifty marched towards the key 8,250 level, rising nearly 70 points....
On December 18, 2014 17:40 (IST)
The benchmark BSE Sensex closed 1.56 per cent higher, while the broader Nifty gained 1.61 per cent, marking their biggest daily gains since October 31.
On December 18, 2014 14:40 (IST)
The BSE Sensex and Nifty extended gains on Thursday, rising 1.5 per cent each. Unwinding of short positions in index futures helped stocks, traders said.
On December 18, 2014 11:34 (IST)
The BSE Sensex rallied nearly 400 points above the key 27,000 on Thursday, with the rupee rebounded from a 13-month low hit in the previous session, after the US Federal Reserve said it would take a "patient" approach in deciding when to raise intere...
On December 18, 2014 10:02 (IST)
The BSE Sensex jumped nearly 400 points or 1.2 per cent to regain the key 27,000 mark on Thursday. The broader Nifty advanced over 100 points to edge above 8,100. The rupee also recovered to 63.22 as against Wednesday's close of 63.61 per dollar.
On December 18, 2014 08:36 (IST)
The Sensex and Nifty are likely to open with over 1 per cent gains on Thursday after the Federal Reserve indicated that it will be "patient" in raising interest rates in the US.
On December 17, 2014 17:00 (IST)
The BSE Sensex and Nifty edged lower on Wednesday as volatility in global markets raised fears of more foreign selling, although indices cut earlier losses of more than 1 per cent as state-run Life Insurance Corporation (LIC) bought shares aggressive...
On December 17, 2014 14:50 (IST)
Indian stock markets traded off the day's low on Wednesday after earlier falling by more than 1 per cent. The Sensex was down nearly 40 points, while the Nifty had recovered above 8,000 in the last hour of trade.
On December 17, 2014 23:23 (IST)
The BSE Sensex slumped to a two-month low of 26,500 on Wednesday, while the rupee weakened to 63.89 per dollar - a level not seen since November 2013. The sudden fall in Indian stock and currency markets has been triggered by an economic crisis in Ru...
On December 17, 2014 13:52 (IST)
The poll of 18 analysts, taken in the past week, predicts the Sensex will hit 30,000 by June and 32,980 by December 2015. The index - which closed at 26,781.44 on Tuesday - has gained around 27 per cent this year, trumping most major indices.
On December 17, 2014 10:31 (IST)
Drugmakers saw the biggest selloff with the healthcare sub-index on the BSE falling 3.5 per cent. Lupin fell nearly 5 per cent, while Cipla traded 3.5 per cent lower. Sun Pharma declined 3 per cent.
On December 16, 2014 17:45 (IST)
The BSE Sensex slumped nearly 2 per cent on Tuesday, marking its biggest daily fall in more than five months on worries the global turmoil will spur heavy foreign selling and force the Reserve Bank of India (RBI) to delay expected cuts in interest ra...
On December 16, 2014 20:59 (IST)
On Monday, shares of Motherson rose 4 per cent in trade to a day-high of Rs 420 on the BSE, before settling and ending just over 2 per cent up at Rs 412.15. The stock outperformed the broader Sensex and the Nifty which closed in the red.