Sensex snaps two-week winning spree, tumbles 646 points

Shares of capital goods, refinery, metal, power, realty, PSU, consumer durables, IT, auto and banking declined sharply on heavy selling pressure.

Market continues to be in poll vault mode; Sensex, Nifty up 1%

The week opened with the multi-phase general elections getting underway on April 7 and the trading was marked by cautiousness and profit-booking.

Sensex, Nifty hit 5-week high on FII inflows, strong buying

The benchmark indices -- S&P BSE Sensex and NSE CNX Nifty -- scaled to their five-week highs during the truncated trading session.

Sluggish start to 2014; Sensex slumps to 2-week low

The new year started on a tepid note for the domestic stock market, which is expected to remain cautious over political developments leading up to the elections.

No fireworks on Street ahead of Diwali; Sensex slips 199 points

The week saw the Sensex rallying to 21,000 level on intense foreign fund buying.

Deutsche raises BSE Sensex target to record high of 22,000

Deutsche Bank raised its December 2013 target for the BSE Sensex to a record high at 22,000 points from 21,000, saying investor pessimism earlier this year was receding amid positive developments such as a good monsoon.

Sensex snaps 4-week gaining spree, tanks 536 points

The market sentiment also dampened after US Fed said on September 20 that there could be a small stimulus reduction at its next meeting in October.

Sensex ends 167 points down at 3-week low as rate hike fears loom

Sectorally, the BSE Banking sector index suffered the most by losing 1.83 percent.

BSE Sensex slides around 200 points; banks lead fall

The BSE Sensex was down 183 points , while the broader Nifty fell 55 points at 3.07 pm.

Markets continue to rule firm for 4th week; Sensex up 531 points

Despite last day selling due to RBI's repo rate hike, Sensex continued to rule firm for the 4th consecutive week by surging 531 points.

Sensex down 60 points; Nifty at around 6,100

The index had climbed 684 points yesterday to an almost three year high.

Sensex flat on caution ahead of Fed meet outcome

Sensex trades flat ahead of conclusion of two-day US Federal Reserve meeting later in the day that is expected to result in the start of a rollback of its stimulus.

Sensex marginally lower; HDFC, Sun Pharma fall

The BSE Sensex falls 0.06 percent while the broader Nifty is down 0.2 percent at 1105 IST.

Customs all smiles as revenue mop-up jumps on Rupee pains

At least one arm of the harried North Block is a happy lot amid the falling rupee and is looking at it as a blessing in disguise, as the Customs Department is witnessing a near double-digit uptick in revenue collection.

Sensex drops 116 points after hitting 20K-level

The NSE 50-share index Nifty also moved down by 39.50 points, or 0.67 per cent, to 5,873.65 at 1030 hours.

Sensex up 290 points to end above 19K-mark after three weeks

This is the second week of gains for the 30-share index which jumped by 650.28 points or 3.49 percent.

Rupee at 66, Sensex up over 400 points on Rajan measures

The rupee rose as much as 2.3 percent to 65.53 per dollar, well off the record low 68.85 hit on August 28.

Sensex up 400 points as Rajan sparks reform hopes

The 30-Share barometer Sensex climbed by 392 points to 18,989 with all sectoral indices, except IT, trading in the positive zone rising up to 7.53 percent.

BSE Sensex up nearly 180 points; Nifty crosses 5,500-level

The 30-share Sensex was trading up at 177 points to 18,791 led by buying in IT, FMCG, banking and healthcare.

Sensex rises for second day; closes above 18,600

The 30-share barometer rallied 218.68 points to close at 18,620 led by buying in IT, FMCG, banking, healthcare stocks.