On September 18, 2014 17:03 (IST)
Traders said a report from a news channel that Standard & Poor's would raise its rating on India had also boosted shares. S&P officials were not immediately reachable for comment.
On September 18, 2014 15:46 (IST)
The BSE Sensex and Nifty saw their biggest percentage gain in over three months on Thursday as the US Federal Reserve renewed its pledge to keep interest rates near zero for a "considerable time".
On September 18, 2014 09:30 (IST)
The Federal Reserve on Wednesday renewed its pledge to keep interest rates near zero for a "considerable time," but also indicated it could raise borrowing costs faster than expected when it starts moving.
On September 17, 2014 17:03 (IST)
The BSE Sensex rose on Wednesday, recovering from nearly 2-1/2-week lows hit in the previous session, as hopes the Federal Reserve would keep its stimulus measures boosted exporters such as Infosys Ltd and other blue chips.
On September 17, 2014 11:55 (IST)
BSE Sensex and Nifty were higher today, tracking a rise in Asian markets on speculation that the Federal Reserve would maintain a pledge on low rates when its two-day policy meet ends later today.
On September 17, 2014 09:28 (IST)
BSE Sensex and Nifty were higher today tracking a rebound in global markets on speculation that the Federal Reserve would maintain a pledge on low rates when a two-day policy meeting ends later today.
On September 16, 2014 21:49 (IST)
The BSE Sensex and Nifty fell over 1 per cent on Tuesday, posting their biggest single-day decline in 1-1/2 months as blue-chips slipped on caution ahead of the Federal Reserve's two-day meeting while foreign portfolio sales also weighed on sentiment
On September 16, 2014 17:09 (IST)
BSE Sensex and Nifty fell over 1 per cent amid sharp losses in oil & gas, real estate and banking stocks.
On September 16, 2014 09:36 (IST)
BSE Sensex and Nifty struggled today amid weak Asian markets as global investors awaited the outcome of the meeting of the Federal Open Market Committee later this week for clues on when the US will raise interest rates.
On September 16, 2014 15:00 (IST)
Within three months of Lehman's collapse, the BSE Sensex crashed to 8,535 in the wake of global finance crisis, plunging 60 per cent from around 21,000 levels in January 2008.
On September 15, 2014 17:15 (IST)
The BSE Sensex and Nifty fell nearly 1 per cent on Monday, posting their biggest single-day decline in nearly five weeks as blue chips declined on anxiety after China's factory output slowed and caution ahead of the Federal Reserve meeting this week.
On September 15, 2014 13:29 (IST)
BSE Sensex and Nifty remained sharply lower today despite wholesale inflation falling to nearly 5-year low of 3.74 per cent in August. A sharp fall in food and fuel prices helped cool inflation, data shows.
On September 15, 2014 12:00 (IST)
BSE Sensex and Nifty were sharply lower today after disappointing industrial output data and less-than-expected fall in inflation dented the Street's sentiment.
On September 14, 2014 21:31 (IST)
With the benchmark Sensex witnessing a dream-run, total market valuation of BSE-listed companies has inched closer to Rs 100 lakh crore milestone.
On September 14, 2014 21:27 (IST)
Continuing to bet on the government's reforms agenda, overseas investors have pumped in a whopping Rs 17,000 crore in the Indian capital market since the beginning of this month.
On September 14, 2014 20:37 (IST)
Enthused by the ongoing rally in the stock markets, mutual fund houses are bullish about industry growth driven by equity-oriented funds.
On September 14, 2014 14:31 (IST)
Indian stock markets will take cues from the Federal Reserve's monetary policy review and wholesale price index-based inflation data release due this week, according to experts.
On September 14, 2014 22:00 (IST)
After a new high on Monday, consolidation was seen for rest of the week. The index languished in a range at the top even as hundreds of stocks hit new highs.