Amitabh Bachchan rings bell at Bombay Stock Exchange

Amitabh Bachchan Tuesday morning rang the bell at the Bombay Stock Exchange as part of the promotions of ‘Yudh’, a TV show which marks his debut in the fiction space on the small screen.

BJP accuses Chidambaram of taking economy to `complete mess`

BJP accuses Chidambaram of taking economy to `complete mess` as senior Bharatiya Janata Party leader and former finance minister Yashwant Sinha took a dig at outgoing FM P Chidambaram saying that the Bombay Stock Exchange`s sensitive index`s rise coincided with the announcement that the latter wasn`t contesting Lok Sabha polls 2014.

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 opens 99 pts higher on global cues

The Bombay Stock Exchange benchmark
Sensex on Wednesday rose nearly 99 points in early trade, extending
its gains for the fourth straight session, on good buying in
metal and IT stocks by funds, driven by firm global cues.

Sensex down 95 pts in early morning trade

The Bombay Stock Exchange benchmark
Sensex fell by over 95 points in early morning trade on Monday on
selling by funds in oil and gas, banking and IT sector stocks
amid weak Asian cues.

Sensex opens lower by 175 points on global cues

The Bombay Stock Exchange benchmark
Sensex on Monday fell by over 175 points, or 1.06 points, in early
trade on fresh spell of selling by funds driven by weak trends
in the overseas bourses.

Sensex gains 32 points in early trade

The Bombay Stock Exchange benchmark
Sensex gained 32 points in early trading on fresh buying
triggered by expectations of better corporate earnings in the
third quarter.

Markets starts on firm note; Sensex opens up 72 pts

The Bombay Stock Exchange benchmark Sensex on Monday rose by 72 points, or 0.41 per cent, in early trade with markets opening at 0900 hrs on the first trading session in the New Year.

JSW Energy to list on bourses tomorrow; issue price at Rs 100

Power producer JSW Energy, which
raised Rs 2,700 crore through initial share sale last month,
will list its shares on the bourses on Monday.

Opening bell at 9 am from tomorrow

The Dalal Street will start the
first day of the new year an hour early at 9 am from on Monday,
as the exchanges have decided go ahead with the new timing,
notwithstanding protests from brokerages.

Markets set to begin the New Year on a positive note

The stock markets are likely to
start on a positive note on the first day of trade in the New Year on Monday although no major rally is expected.

Experts bullish on 2010 stock market; see Sensex at 21k

A significant pick up expected in the
corporate earnings and the strong fundamentals of economy
undeterred by financial meltdown, is likely to bring cheers to
share markets in 2010, experts said.

Sensex gains 75 pts in opening trade

The Bombay Stock Exchange benchmark
Sensex on Monday rose by 75 points in opening trade on fresh
buying by funds and retail investors amid short-covering by

Nine of top-10 cos add Rs 49k cr in m-cap; BHEL lone loser

Nine of top-10 country`s most valued
firms added nearly Rs 49,000 crore last week with the
exception of power equipment maker BHEL.

Markets to remain volatile with negative bias: Analysts

Dalal Street is likely to remain
volatile with a downward bias this week and will continue to
take directions from the global markets, say analysts.

D-Street to remain volatile; dance to global tunes: Analysts

Dalal Street is likely to witness
volatile trade this week and seek direction from global
markets in the absence of any major domestic trigger, believe

Sensex surges by 340 pts at pre-close

The BSE benchmark
Sensex soared by over 340 points in pre-close trading on Monday on
increased capital inflows by funds in heavy-weight stocks on
the government`s assurance to push for reforms to help
economic growth.

Sensex rises 107 points in opening trade

The BSE benchmark index Sensex gained
over 100 points in opening trade on Monday, continuing its winning
streak for the fourth day.

NSE, BSE likely to extend trade timings by next month

The country`s two prime bourses,
National Stock Exchange and the Bombay Stock Exchange, are likely to extend the trading time by two and half hours from next month and a formal notification to this effect is expected shortly.

Sensex ends at 16,000; RIL takes a hit

Paring initial gains, the benchmark
Sensex on Friday closed below 16,000 level on selling pressure
sparked by a drop in profit of Reliance Industries, country`s
most valued company.