On December 09, 2013 16:26 (IST)
The Sensex rose more than 2 per cent at one point to surpass its previous all-time peak hit on November 3, capping a remarkable turnaround from a few months ago when the country was gripped by its worst market crisis since 1991.
On December 09, 2013 15:47 (IST)
The BJP is perceived by many investors as being more business-friendly, and it's good showing in assembly elections raised optimism about its chances ahead of general elections due by May next year.
On December 09, 2013 10:31 (IST)
Traders attributed the sharp gains to the emphatic victory for BJP, now seen as a clear frontrunner in the general elections due in 2014. Some domestic brokerages even predicted the BJP to get a simple majority of its own in the general elections due...
On December 09, 2013 11:01 (IST)
The Sensex bettered its previous record high of 21,321.53 hit on November 3, 2013, while the Nifty surged past its previous all-time high of 6,357 hit in January, 2008.
On December 09, 2013 08:19 (IST)
As of 8 a.m., Nifty futures on Singapore Exchange traded 190 points or 3 per cent higher at 6,505, which means the spot Nifty could overtake its all-time high of 6,357 in early trade. The broader Sensex could rise around 500 points to edge past its a...
On December 08, 2013 19:32 (IST)
Indian stock markets are likely to hit record highs on Monday after the Bharatiya Janata Party pulled off a better than expected performance in recently concluded state elections. The BJP cruised to landslide wins in Madhya Pradesh and Rajasthan, whi...
On December 08, 2013 17:56 (IST)
Leading brokerage ICICI Securities sees the Nifty scaling a life-time high of 6,700 in the run-up to the general elections next year after a decisive set of results from the assembly polls on Sunday.
On December 08, 2013 16:24 (IST)
Investments by foreign institutional investors (FIIs) in the Indian stock market have crossed the Rs 1 lakh crore mark so far this year, while inflows are expected to improve further after state assembly election results have brightened the chances o...
On December 08, 2013 14:33 (IST)
Led by ICICI Bank and Coal India, the combined market capitalisation (m-cap) of six top companies rose by Rs 34,383 crore last week in line with a positive stock market. The benchmark, 30-share BSE Sensex rose almost 1 per cent during the week.
On December 08, 2013 14:05 (IST)
The week ahead should see markets scale new highs on the Nifty on the back of strong global cues and a 3-1 verdict for the BJP in the state election results.