As market optimism soars, room for disappointment grows

Investors, and credit rating agencies, will also closely examine the policies of any new government.

RIL faces risk of losing bellwether tag: Experts

Reliance Industries faces the risk of losing its long-held stock market bellwether position, as its share performance has been below-average for many months now.

Sensex tanks 453 points as RBI hikes rates, projects lower growth

The Bombay Stock Exchange benchmark Sensex was trading over 400 points lower on panic selling by investors following the RBI`s move to raise key policy rates by 50 basis points.

The idea of Indianness - And the story spins on

The tumultuous events of the past week – the Ayodhya verdict, the CWG scam and the sensex hitting 20,000 points has the smell of Indianness to it.

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 tanks 447 points

A benchmark index for Indian equities Tuesday closed 447 points lower on sell-off across the globe.

Sensex up 280 pts on Ambanis` pact

Sensex today surged by almost 280 pts in opening trade on Ambani brothers dumping their differences.

Sensex slips over 332 pts in opening trade

Sensex has slumped over 332 pts in opening trade today amid concerns over the eurozone debt crisis.

Sensex tanks 467 pts; closes at 16,408

Sensex on Wednesday tumbled over 467 points, the most in three-months.

Sensex falls below 17K level on Greece debt concerns

Sensex on Wednesday tanked over 268 points to trade below the 17,000- points level in opening trade in line with the meltdown in overseas markets on concerns that Greece`s debt crisis could spread to other countries.

Sensex regains 18,000-level after 2 years

Sensex today regained the 18,000-points level after almost 25 months on aggressive buying.

Sensex surges to two-year high

Markets soared Monday with Sensex gaining an impressive 243-point gain to scale a fresh two-year high.

Sensex pares early morning losses

A benchmark index of Indian equities pared its early morning losses Wednesday and was flat about half an hour into trade.

Budget and the Markets: Strange Bedfellows

Since 1991, Sensex has posted negative returns 14 out of 18 times one month preceding the budget.

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 tracks global cues; down over 400 pts

Indian markets Friday went on a loosing spree as fresh concerns over global economic recovery emerged.

Sensex opens lower by 79 points on global cues

Sensex on Wednesday fell by 79 points in opening trade on selling in metal, capital goods and realty stocks by funds, which took cues from weak global markets.

Sensex surges 333 points to close at 16,496

The domestic markets were on a roll on Wednesday following a global rally, helping the benchmark index Sensex recover Tuesday’s sharp losses by surging 333 points.

Sensex surges 364 points at midsession

The Bombay Stock Exchange benchmark Sensex spurted by 364 points at midsession today on buying in banking and realty stocks by funds amid firming global trend.