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Sensex tanks 382 points; Nifty plunges over 131 points

Sensex tanks 382 points; Nifty plunges over 131 points

 The market performance was dragged by financial stocks such as Indiabulls Housing Finance Ltd and Yes Bank Ltd amid liquidity concerns.

Oct 17, 2018, 16:05 PM IST
Rupee climbs to 73.42, gains 6 paise against US dollar

Rupee climbs to 73.42, gains 6 paise against US dollar

The rupee strengthened by 6 paise to 73.42 against the US dollar in early trade on Wednesday on increased selling of the American currency by exporters and banks.

Oct 17, 2018, 10:00 AM IST
Sensex jumps 400 points, Nifty above 10700

Sensex jumps 400 points, Nifty above 10700

The key markets indices opened on a positive note on Wednesday morning amid the strengthening rupee . The BSE Sensex opened at 35,543.38 and gained 398.84 points or 1.13 per cent within minutes of

Oct 17, 2018, 09:52 AM IST
ICICI shares jump over 2.5% after RBI approves Sandeep Bakshi's appointment as MD&CEO

ICICI shares jump over 2.5% after RBI approves Sandeep Bakshi's appointment as MD&CEO

Intra-day the scrip touched a high of  Rs 323.

Oct 16, 2018, 16:10 PM IST
Sensex zooms nearly 300 points, Nifty ends at 10,580

Sensex zooms nearly 300 points, Nifty ends at 10,580

Intra-day the 30-share barometer oscillated between a high of 35,215.79 and low of 34,913.06.

Oct 16, 2018, 16:00 PM IST
Markets open higher; Sensex reclaims 35,000 level

Markets open higher; Sensex reclaims 35,000 level

Domestic institutional investors bought shares worth a net Rs 294.78 crore, while foreign portfolio investors purchased shares to the tune of Rs 67.86 crore.

Oct 16, 2018, 09:31 AM IST
Fuel price hike: Diesel crosses Rs 80 mark in Chennai, petrol nears Rs 89 in Mumbai

Fuel price hike: Diesel crosses Rs 80 mark in Chennai, petrol nears Rs 89 in Mumbai

Petrol and diesel prices surged up again on Tuesday.

Oct 16, 2018, 07:14 AM IST
Fundraising via debt placement slumps 38% to Rs 2 lakh cr in Apr-Sep FY19

Fundraising via debt placement slumps 38% to Rs 2 lakh cr in Apr-Sep FY19

The funds have been raised mainly for business expansion, to support working capital requirements and retire their existing debt.

Oct 15, 2018, 17:05 PM IST
Sensex extends gains in choppy trade; up 132 points despite weak macro data

Sensex extends gains in choppy trade; up 132 points despite weak macro data

The NSE index Nifty ended above the 10,500-mark.

Oct 15, 2018, 16:50 PM IST
Markets open largely flat, banking stocks under-perform

Markets open largely flat, banking stocks under-perform

The Indian rupee opened on a weaker note at 73.80 to a US dollar from its previous close of 73.57 against a greenback.

Oct 15, 2018, 10:05 AM IST
Rupee falls 36 paise to 73.93 against dollar in early trade

Rupee falls 36 paise to 73.93 against dollar in early trade

A spurt in dollar demand from importers amid sustained foreign fund outflows also weighed on the rupee.

Oct 15, 2018, 09:56 AM IST
Petrol and diesel prices touch new heights again, no relief in sight

Petrol and diesel prices touch new heights again, no relief in sight

Petrol and diesel prices, once again, scaled to new heights on Monday. 

Oct 15, 2018, 07:59 AM IST
Sensex rallies most in 19 months, Nifty ends above 10,450

Sensex rallies most in 19 months, Nifty ends above 10,450

Both indices ended the week higher for the first time in six weeks.

Oct 12, 2018, 16:24 PM IST
Sensex soars 670 points, Nifty reclaims 10,400

Sensex soars 670 points, Nifty reclaims 10,400

Healthy buying activity was seen in banking, auto and FMCG stocks.

Oct 12, 2018, 09:30 AM IST
Nifty off to its worst start to October quarter in a decade

Nifty off to its worst start to October quarter in a decade

The index has fallen over 6 percent this quarter, the biggest plunge since 2008 when it shed more than 16 percent in the same period.

Oct 11, 2018, 17:17 PM IST
Global turmoil rattles stock market; Sensex falls 759 points, Nifty closes below 10,250

Global turmoil rattles stock market; Sensex falls 759 points, Nifty closes below 10,250

Heavy selling was witnessed in banking, IT, metals, auto and capital goods stocks.

Oct 11, 2018, 16:10 PM IST
Stock market crash erodes over Rs 3 lakh cr from investor wealth

Stock market crash erodes over Rs 3 lakh cr from investor wealth

The BSE benchmark Sensex Thursday crashed over 1,000 points to slip below the key 34,000-mark in early trade, tracking a global sell-off.

Oct 11, 2018, 15:16 PM IST
Rupee hits new low of 74.45 against US dollar

Rupee hits new low of 74.45 against US dollar

On Wednesday, the rupee snapped its six-session losing streak to end 18 paise higher at 74.21 against the US dollar after the American currency weakened overseas.

Oct 11, 2018, 09:41 AM IST
Sensex slumps 1,000 points; Nifty opens below 10,200

Sensex slumps 1,000 points; Nifty opens below 10,200

In the Sensex pack all stocks barring ONGC were trading deep in the red.

Oct 11, 2018, 09:30 AM IST
World stock markets plummet after US suffers worst loss in 8 months

World stock markets plummet after US suffers worst loss in 8 months

Asian share markets sank on Thursday after Wall Street suffered its worst drubbing in eight months, a conflagration of wealth that could threaten business confidence and investment across the globe.

Oct 11, 2018, 07:30 AM IST