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Markets pause record run on profit-booking, muted earnings

Markets pause record run on profit-booking, muted earnings

Markets took a breather after four back to back record-setting sessions as the benchmark Sensex today hit an all-time high of 32,110 but ended with a paltry loss.

Jul 14, 2017, 16:19 PM IST
Markets soar to record-smashing heights for 2nd day, Nifty scales 9,500-mark

Markets soar to record-smashing heights for 2nd day, Nifty scales 9,500-mark

The 30-share Sensex opened on a strong footing and zoomed to a new peak of 30,591.55, before winding up 260.48 points, or 0.86 percent higher at 30,582.60.

May 16, 2017, 17:49 PM IST

Sebi allows investors to buy mutual funds via digital wallet

Markets regulator Sebi on Monday allowed investors to buy mutual fund schemes for up to Rs 50,000 through digital wallets, making it easier for them -- especially the young generation -- to purchase these instruments.

May 08, 2017, 19:25 PM IST
Markets end in red for the second straight week

Markets end in red for the second straight week

Markets ended in red for the second straight week due to weakness due to persistent selling pressure in view of disappointing earnings results from companies amidst weakness in the global market, as investors maintained caution ahead of elections in France over the weekend and as geopolitical tensions notably those between the US and North Korea weighed on sentiment.

Apr 22, 2017, 11:20 AM IST
Q4 results, macro-data to guide equity markets' movements

Q4 results, macro-data to guide equity markets' movements

Upcoming fourth quarter earning results, along with macro-economic data points and global geo-political tensions are expected to determine the trajectory of Indian equities markets during the week starting April 10.

Apr 09, 2017, 11:32 AM IST
Stock markets likely to cheer BJP's strong show in UP, U'khand: Experts

Stock markets likely to cheer BJP's strong show in UP, U'khand: Experts

Stock markets are expected to cheer the stunning victory of BJP in UP Assembly polls and may scale to new highs on hopes of further economic reforms, say experts.

Mar 12, 2017, 14:22 PM IST
Two IPOs headed for markets this week, eye Rs 2,300 crore

Two IPOs headed for markets this week, eye Rs 2,300 crore

Radio City FM channel operator Music Broadcast Ltd and Avenue Supermarts that runs supermarket retail chain D-Mart will come out with their initial public offerings this week to raise about Rs 2,300 crore.

Mar 05, 2017, 14:10 PM IST
Sensex spurts in opening trade ahead of Budget

Sensex spurts in opening trade ahead of Budget

Ahead of the Union Budget that is to be presented later in the day, market rose by over 64 points in opening trade today as investors built up positions.

Feb 01, 2017, 10:04 AM IST

Rupee to be under stress amid US rate hike , political risks

Heightened chances of a US rate hike, along with a slower pace of reforms and soon to be released domestic macro-economic inflation data, are expected to keep the Indian rupee under pressure during the upcoming week.

Dec 10, 2016, 22:14 PM IST

SEBI to beef up cyber security framework for markets

To protect securities markets from cyber threats, regulator SEBI is looking to further beef up its policy framework on this front and plans to appoint a chief IT security officer to head these initiatives.

Sep 25, 2016, 16:04 PM IST