Sensex down over 500 points, logs biggest drop in 3 months

The BSE Sensex fell over 500 points on Monday and breached the psychological 29,000 levels tracking weakness across global stocks. In point terms, today's fall is the single biggest since January 6, when the Sensex had crashed 850 points.

Sensex scales 29000 in opening trade as markets hit record highs

Rising for the sixth day in a row, benchmark BSE Sensex on Thursday set a fresh life-time high of 29,000 points while the 50-share NSE Nifty opened at 8,745.

Nifty to trade around 8,500 plus levels by Diwali

There are many stocks which have potential to double in next two to two and half years but it is very difficult to find stocks which has potential to go four times or five times.

Is it NaMo rally @ Sensex?

Sensex, unlike in the past has reacted most positively on Monday to the outcome of assembly polls held in four key states.

The Rupee pain

The rupee’s freefall in part can be blamed on fears that the US will scale back stimulus measures.

Market not delighted with Chidambaram`s eighth Budget

The biggest loss was witnessed in 2009 with the Sensex closing at 5.8 percent lower.

Positive trends in the midst of gloom

There may be all round negativity but the stock story led by Nifty has something positive to offer at the end of six months this calendar. Nifty, the broader stock market index, has grown about 15 percent during January to June 2012 period.

Forget 2011, and gear up for a challenging 2012

The depressed sentiments and low expectations will pave way for optimism on any signs of turnaround in the economic situation. I believe that the “survival instinct” would play out among all the stakeholders of the economy, which could help bring it back on track.

Bumpy road ahead, but time to top up your portfolio

There could be a scramble to buy beyond levels of 5600 by those who would have missed the initial move, and we could see the markets in a new orbit in the next couple of months.

D-Street may continue to tread water

Besides, turbulent global markets, expiry of derivative contracts for September, the depreciating rupee and fears of weak Q2 results will also add to investor woes.

Rate hike fear to make markets jittery

Markets continued to go on a losing spree with benchmark indices in India falling further by 2.6 percent. As if the axing of the US rating was not enough, talks of a France credit rating downgrade lingered, chopping around 4 percent from global indices in a single day during the week.

Sensex tanks 453 points as RBI hikes rates, projects lower growth

The Bombay Stock Exchange benchmark Sensex was trading over 400 points lower on panic selling by investors following the RBI`s move to raise key policy rates by 50 basis points.

Sensex crosses 19k after 32 months, Nifty above 5,700

The 30-share index of the Bombay Stock Exchange surged by 287.69 points to 19,087.35 in opening trade.

Sensex up 280 pts on Ambanis` pact

Sensex today surged by almost 280 pts in opening trade on Ambani brothers dumping their differences.

Sensex slips over 332 pts in opening trade

Sensex has slumped over 332 pts in opening trade today amid concerns over the eurozone debt crisis.

Sensex tanks 467 pts; closes at 16,408

Sensex on Wednesday tumbled over 467 points, the most in three-months.

Sensex falls below 17K level on Greece debt concerns

Sensex on Wednesday tanked over 268 points to trade below the 17,000- points level in opening trade in line with the meltdown in overseas markets on concerns that Greece`s debt crisis could spread to other countries.

Sensex tracks global cues; down over 400 pts

Indian markets Friday went on a loosing spree as fresh concerns over global economic recovery emerged.