On February 24, 2017 19:11 (IST)
For the week, the BSE Sensex logged a gain of 424 points, or 1.5 per cent, while the broader Nifty rose 118 points.
On February 24, 2017 11:47 (IST)
Maha Shivratri is celebrated on the new moon day in the month of Maagha, according to the Hindu calendar.
On February 21, 2017 15:30 (IST)
Analysts say that with Nifty has some resistance at 8,950 levels and a breach of that could lead to record highs. On the downside, Nifty has support at 8,700 levels.
On February 21, 2017 11:04 (IST)
Smallcap and midcap stocks continued to show outperformance against their larger counterparts. The BSE's sub-index for small-cap stocks - BSE Small Cap - touched an all-time high of 13,665 during Tuesday's session.
On February 20, 2017 12:29 (IST)
Telecom shares soared after a report said Vodafone Group would likely finalise talks for a merger with Idea Cellular within a month, citing unidentified sources.
On February 20, 2017 10:10 (IST)
TCS shares rose as much as 1.6 per cent ahead of a scheduled meeting of the company's board during the day to discuss a share buyback.
On February 20, 2017 09:57 (IST)
Some profit-taking in banking and FMCG stocks offset gains in IT and pharma stocks. Analysts expect a consolidation in Indian markets after the sharp run-up witnessed in the past few months.
On February 19, 2017 13:47 (IST)
The M-Cap of Reliance Industries soared by Rs 14,613.6 crore to Rs 3,48,828.60 crore while that of Infosys jumped by Rs 7,269.83 crore to Rs 2,29,625.56 crore.
On February 19, 2017 12:09 (IST)
The Sensex and Nifty have recorded their fourth straight weekly gains by surging 134.50 points, or 0.47 per cent, and 28.15 points, or 0.32 per cent, respectively.
On February 17, 2017 10:57 (IST)
The upsurge in HDFC Bank shares also boosted sentiment in other financial services stocks.
On February 16, 2017 10:07 (IST)
Sentiment in Indian IT stocks perked up after TCS said that its board will meet on February 20 to consider share buyback.
On February 15, 2017 15:45 (IST)
Tata Motors and Sun Pharma shares were among the biggest decliners in the Nifty after their December quarter earnings came in below Street estimates.
On February 15, 2017 11:34 (IST)
Tata Motors, Sun Pharma, Idea Cellular, BHEL and Aurobindo Pharma were among the top Nifty losers, recording losses betwee 1 per cent and 7 per cent.
On February 14, 2017 15:48 (IST)
Reliance Industries, ONGC and GAIL were among the top gainers while Tata Motors, Maruti Suzuki and Hero MotoCorp were among the top losers.
On February 14, 2017 09:40 (IST)
DLF shares were in focus, rising over 1 per cent, ahead of the company's earnings announcement for the quarter ended December 2016.
On February 13, 2017 11:11 (IST)
Metals, select banking and power stocks led the domestic markets higher.
On February 13, 2017 09:34 (IST)
Bank of Baroda fell over 5 per cent and Idea Cellular was down 4 per cent amid earnings disappointment.
On February 12, 2017 17:30 (IST)
Inflation data based on consumer price index (CPI) for January is scheduled to be released after market hours on Monday and wholesale price index on Tuesday.