Sensex plunges 266 points to hit 20-month low; Nifty cracks below 7,400-mark

Sensex plunges 266 points to hit 20-month low; Nifty cracks below 7,400-mark

The fall in crude prices and volatility in China`s markets have hit India and other emerging markets hard this month.

Stock markets closed today on account of  Gurunanak Jayanti

Stock markets closed today on account of Gurunanak Jayanti

Forex, money, bullion and oilseeds markets are also closed on Wednesday on account of "Gurunanak Jayanti".

Late recovery saves Sensex from big fall; ends 144 points down

Late recovery saves Sensex from big fall; ends 144 points down

The gauge had cumulatively lost 325.35 points in previous three days.

Sensex down for 5th day, slips 181 points to trade near 1-month low

Sensex down for 5th day, slips 181 points to trade near 1-month low

The domestic stock market extended loses to a fifth straight session on Friday as the benchmark BSE Sensex slipped by 181 points to fall to a one-month low of 26,656.83 bogged down by weaker-than-expected quarterly numbers of heavyweights, ITC and L&T.

Sensex slips by 109 points for 2nd straight day

Sensex slips by 109 points for 2nd straight day

The barometer index had slipped by 109 points yesterday as well, bogged down by subdued numbers of heavyweights, Bharti Airtel and HDFC Ltd.

Markets continue to cheer for 2nd day, Sensex spurts 161 points

Markets continue to cheer for 2nd day, Sensex spurts 161 points

Building on its gains the day before, the benchmark BSE Sensex surged 161 points to settle above the 26,000 level.

Sensex sheds 112 points; MAT fears resurface, rupee weigh too

Massive fall in rupee and participants remaining sidelined ahead of expiry of May contracts too prompted investors to trim positions, traders said.

Sensex spurts 506 points on govt move to pacify taxation worries

Snapping three days of losses, the BSE Sensex resumed on a strong footing and quickly recaptured the crucial 27,000-mark.

Sensex regains 29,000-mark; Nifty rises for 7th straight session

The benchmark BSE Sensex today regained 29,000-level to settle at over one-month high of 29,044.44 by rising 165.06 points.

Sensex snaps five-day winning run; Nifty ends higher

The benchmark BSE Sensex today snapped its five-day winning spree by losing a marginal 5.83 points to settle at 28,879.38, dragged down by profit-taking in the recent outperformers.

Sensex hits over 1-month low, Nifty dips below 8,600

Realty, Power, FMCG, Consumer Durables, Healtchare, Auto, Capital Goods, Banking, Metals and Oil & Gas stocks slipped.

Sensex sheds 79 points; oil and gas stocks drop

A benchmark index of Indian equities markets, the 30-scrip Sensitive Index (Sensex), Friday was trading 78.75 points or 0.27 percent down as oil and gas stocks dropped.

Sensex down 133 points, logs worst weekly drop in 2 months

Slipping for the sixth straight day, the benchmark Sensex today fell by 133.06 points and logged its worst weekly drop in nearly two months on weak bluechip earnings coupled with caution ahead of Delhi assembly polls.

Sensex down 117 points to slip below 29,000-level

Sensex down 117 points to slip below 29,000-level

Extending losses for the fourth straight day, the benchmark BSE Sensex today fell over 117 points to slip below the 29,000-mark after nearly two weeks as funds and retail investors indulged in profit-booking amid mixed global cues.

RBI disappoints markets; Sensex drops 122 points

Extending losses for the third straight day, benchmark BSE Sensex on Tuesday slipped by 122 points to close at 29,000.14 as RBI keeping interest rate unchanged disappointed investors.

Sensex, Nifty fall for 2nd day on weak global cues, ITC drops

The 50-issue NSE Nifty ended 21.85 points, or 0.26 percent down, at 8,277.55 after shuttling between 8,326.45 and 8,236.65.

Sensex posts biggest single-day drop in weeks; closes 339 points down

Sensex plunged 339 points to 28,119.40 in biggest single-session drop in nearly 8 weeks while Nifty was down 100 points to 8,438.25 in the closing trade.

Nifty scales another peak in see-saw trade; IT stocks shine

The 50-share index swung between a high of 7,683.20 and a low of 7,579.30 before settling at 7,656.40, showing a mere gain of 1.80 points, or 0.02 percent.

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.