Mkt review: Struggling Sensex nudges past 17K mark

Benchmark indices of Indian equities markets struggled to add significant gains this week, even as conditions remained uncertain in economies and bourses around the world.

Sensex falls 231 pts; closes at 16,786

Sensex has shed 213 pts on fears that govt might step in to check rush of foreign funds into equities.

Sensex up 191 points in afternoon

Buoyed by the positive weekend numbers on industrial output and cues from the government on its divestment plans, Indian equities continued to trade in the green Monday afternoon.

Sensex up 153 point, closes at 16,849

The Bombay Stock Exchange benchmark Sensex today gained over 150 points with institutional investors buying fundamentally strong blue-chip stocks in IT and auto sectors.

Sensex 60 pts higher in morning trade

The BSE benchmark index Sensex Friday rose by over 60 points in early morning trade on emergence of buying by funds in fundamentally strong shares, specially consumer goods and banking, available at attractive low levels.

Mkt turns bearish, Sensex dips after positive opening

After a smart rally yesterday, the
market turned bearish with the BSE benchmark Sensex slipping
down 49 points in late morning trade on Thursday due to profit
booking by investors amid mixed Asian trend.

Sensex spurts to 3-week high; closes at 16,849.60 pts

Sensex soared by 409 pts Wednesday on aggressive buying by funds in blue-chip stocks, as firming overseas mkts signalled early recovery in global growth.

Sensex up 94 points, closes at 16,158

The Bombay Stock Exchange benchmark
Sensex on Friday pared a big chunk of gains posted in early trade
but still managed to end the higher by 94 points to extend the
winning streak for the third consecutive day.

Sensex surges 208 points in opening trade

The Bombay Stock Exchange benchmark Sensex on Friday soared by 208 points in opening trade on continued buying by funds, driven mainly by firming global trends after a better-than-expected US economic data.

BSE Sensex to start higher but seen volatile

The BSE Sensex is set to open higher on Friday, mirroring the rise in world equities after better-than-expected US jobs data bolstered investor confidence in the global economy.

Sensex jumps by 300 points in opening trade

The Bombay Stock Exchange benchmark Sensex surged by 300 points in opening trade today on fresh buying by funds and retail investors, bolstered by firming global trends following a higher-than-expected growth in the US economy.

Sensex plunges by 230 pts on inflation data; at 16.052

The benchmark Sensex fell for the fourth day on Thursday losing 230 points due to heavy selling by investors after official data showed that inflation rose the most since May and exports declined in September.

Sensex closes 69 points down; at 16,335.78 points

A key index of the Indian equities markets ended trade Wednesday 0.36 percent in the negative after recouping most of its intra-day losses.

Sensex wipes off early losses to gain over 57 pts

Erasing early losses, the Bombay
Stock Exchange benchmark Sensex gained over 57 points at
mid-session on Wednesday on emergence of buying by funds at existing lower levels.

Sensex down 154 points in opening trade

BSE benchmark Sensex continued to lose ground for the second straight day, declining by another 154 points in morning trade, as the market adopted a cautious approach ahead of the RBI`s quarterly policy review and on weak Asian cues.

Sensex falls over 200 pts; at 17009.17

Weak global cues aggravated a dramatic selling across counters towards the end of trading.

Mkts end Samvat 2065 on cheerful note; Sensex up 127 pts

Samvat 2065 ended on Friday on a cheerful note as the Bombay Stock Exchange benchmark Sensex rose by 127 points, with funds buying into banking and realty stocks.

Sensex tumbles on profit-booking; closes at 16,642.66

The much-awaited Infosys results
turned out to be a dampener for markets as the benchmark
Sensex nosedived over 200 points on hectic selling across IT,
auto, bankex, power and consumer goods counters.

Sensex closes flat, Nifty tests 5,100 level

The Bombay Stock Exchange benchmark Sensex today closed flat after a alternate bouts of buying and selling ahead of a long weekend.

Markets trade on cautious note

Indian equities traded on a cautious note this week as anxious investors sought to book profits ahead of the quarterly results season.