Six of top 10 cos add Rs 24k cr in m-cap; Airtel biggest gainer

Six out of the top 10 companies added over Rs 24,000 crore to their market capitalisation last week with telecom giant Bharti Airtel alone contributing one-third of the gain.

Sensex down 70 points; closes at 17,119

The Bombay Stock Exchange benchmark
Sensex on Friday shed early gains to close lower by over 70 points
as profit-selling emerged after the industrial growth for
September failed to meet market expectations.

Sensex rises by 158 pts in opening trade on global cues

Sensex rose by 158 points in opening trade on Friday on buying by funds driven by strong global cues.

Sensex rebounds midway on revival of buying

The Bombay Stock Exchange benchmark
Sensex gained 72.42 points at mid-session on Thursday on a revival
of buying by funds of heavy-weight stocks available at
attractive levels, wiping off early losses.

Sensex down 66 pts in early trade on weak Asian cues

Sensex on Thursday fell by 66 points, or 0.31 percent, in early
trade on increased selling by foreign funds driven by weak
Asian markets.

Sensex declines by 117 pts in early trade

The Bombay Stock Exchange benchmark
Sensex on Wednesday fell by nearly 117 points in early trade on fresh
selling by retail investors and foreign funds triggered by
weak global cues.

Sensex down 118 points; ends below 17K-level

The Bombay Stock Exchange benchmark
Sensex on Monday fell by over 110 points to settle below the
17,000-level, with metal and realty stocks taking a severe
beating amid steep declines on LME and Dubai bourses.

Sensex erases early gains, falls 80 pts at mid-session

The Bombay Stock Exchange Sensex
erased early gains in the mid-session on Monday to trade lower by
over 80 points on profit selling in heavy-weight stocks in the
metal sector.

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
speculators.

Auto, bank lead Sensex fall; at 17,101

Sensex on Friday fell by over 84
points, as funds indulged in profit selling after an
unexpected contraction in the US job data revived their fears
about the fledgling global recovery.

Sensex down 132 points in opening trade on weak global cues

The Bombay Stock Exchange benchmark
Sensex on Friday fell by over 132 points in opening trade on fresh
capital outflows by foreign funds, triggered by weak global
markets after subdued US data.

Sensex ends flat in choppy trade at 17,185

The benchmark Sensex on Thursday ended flat in a highly volatile trade which saw the index remaining range bound notwithstanding a good start, amid worries of rising food inflation.

Sensex up 106 points in opening trade

The Bombay Stock Exchange benchmark
Sensex on Thursday rose about 106 points in early morning trade on
emergence of buying by funds and retail investors amid firming
Asian markets.

Sensex down 28 pts in choppy trade; at 17,169.91

The markets snapped the two-day rally on Wednesday with Sensex closing 28 points down from the previous close as profit booking set in at the fag end of the trade, amidst weak opening in Europe.

Sensex tumbles by 223 pts on Dubai debt worries; at 16,632

Sensex on Friday rebounded from the day`s low and closed down 223
points on nervous selling by funds as concerns about Dubai`s
debt problems rattled markets around the world.

Indian markets tumble over Dubai debt fears

Indian stock mkts joined the tumble in bourses around the world over fears on Dubai`s repayment capacity.

Sensex ducks below 17K level on Chinese factor; at 16,854.93

Sensex on Thursday sharply declined by 344 points on heavy selling
by funds on expiry of current month contracts in the
derivatives segment amid weak global cues.

Sensex down 57 points in early trade on Asian cues

The Bombay Stock Exchange benchmark
Sensex on Thursday fell by over 57 points in early trade on capital
outflows by foreign funds, triggered by weak Asian markets.

Sensex ends marginally lower by 49 pts

Sensex recovered from the initial sharp losses but still ended down by 49.10 points at 17,131.08 points, due to profit-booking at higher levels.

Sensex down 68 pts; Nifty falls below 5,100 pts

The Bombay Stock Exchange benchmark
Sensex on Tuesday lost over 68 points in opening trade as funds and
retail investors preferred to book profits amid weak Asian
markets.