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Sensex ends 236 points down, Nifty slips below 10,400 levels as PSU banks fall

Sensex ends 236 points down, Nifty slips below 10,400 levels as PSU banks fall

The Nifty PSU Bank index ended 2.5% down with PNB, Union Bank of India and Syndicate Bank being the top losers.

Feb 19, 2018, 16:16 PM IST
Sensex sinks 561 points, Nifty fails to regain 10,500 mark

Sensex sinks 561 points, Nifty fails to regain 10,500 mark

The benchmark Sensex falling by another 561 points to close at a one-month low of 34,195.94 amid a meltdown in the world markets.

Feb 06, 2018, 16:41 PM IST
Know these things before opening a brokerage account

Know these things before opening a brokerage account

The account is used to buy and sell stocks, bonds, mutual funds, exchange-traded funds, index funds, options, futures, foreign currencies, real estate investment trusts , among other instruments.

Jan 25, 2018, 10:45 AM IST
Stocks, commodities to trade on single exchange from Oct 2018

Stocks, commodities to trade on single exchange from Oct 2018

Currently, commodity derivatives are traded on separate exchanges, which include MCX and NCDEX.

Dec 28, 2017, 18:12 PM IST
You can look out for these six mutual funds in December 2017

You can look out for these six mutual funds in December 2017

Mutual funds are an investment programme made up of a pool of moneys collected from many investors for the purpose of investing in securities such as stocks, bonds, money market instruments and other assets.

Dec 09, 2017, 12:45 PM IST
Sensex ends slightly lower ahead of RBI policy decision

Sensex ends slightly lower ahead of RBI policy decision

The broader NSE Nifty closed 0.09 percent lower at 10,118.25 while the benchmark BSE Sensex ended 0.2 percent lower at 32,802.44.

Dec 05, 2017, 16:06 PM IST
Sensex reclaims 33,000-mark, zooms 346 points

Sensex reclaims 33,000-mark, zooms 346 points

The barometer had lost 554.12 points in the previous three sessions on subdued exports, higher inflation and muted second quarter earnings of some companies.

Nov 17, 2017, 00:33 AM IST
Sensex closes high on GST meet outcome hopes

Sensex closes high on GST meet outcome hopes

The 50-share NSE Nifty ended flat, up 5.80 points, or 0.06 per cent, at 10,308.95. Intra-day, it touched a high of 10,368.45 and a low of 10,266.95.

Nov 09, 2017, 16:31 PM IST
Sensex retreats from record high

Sensex retreats from record high

The BSE benchmark Sensex hit all-time high of 33,865.95 in opening trade on Tuesday amid strong global cues.

Nov 07, 2017, 10:25 AM IST
Recap plan to boost public sector bank stake sale

Recap plan to boost public sector bank stake sale

According to Assocham, once bank lending begins to pick up, there would be consequent advantages by way of higher economic growth and tax buoyancy.

Oct 29, 2017, 15:40 PM IST
Sensex posts gains for 2nd day, up 100 points on earning optimism

Sensex posts gains for 2nd day, up 100 points on earning optimism

The 30-share Sensex after shuttling between 32,670.37 and 32,502.08, settled 100.62 points, or 0.31 per cent higher, at 32,607.34. The gauge had gained 116.76 points yesterday.

Oct 24, 2017, 20:32 PM IST
Q2 earnings to drive stock markets; Infy, banks in focus

Q2 earnings to drive stock markets; Infy, banks in focus

The expiry of monthly derivative contracts on Thursday will also have an impact while some analysts expect the benchmark indices Sensex and Nifty to consolidate at current levels, unless banks report a particularly bad set of quarterly results.

Oct 22, 2017, 15:31 PM IST
Markets retreat from record highs; Axis Bank slumps over 9%

Markets retreat from record highs; Axis Bank slumps over 9%

The benchmark Sensex fell as much as 0.44 percent to 32,464.40, while the Nifty looked set to snap a four-session win streak, losing as much as 0.49 percent to 10,184.35.

Oct 18, 2017, 11:53 AM IST
Sensex rises for 3rd day; Nifty ends above 10,000-mark

Sensex rises for 3rd day; Nifty ends above 10,000-mark

Sustained buying by domestic financial institutions and widening of exposure by retail investors ahead of the second quarter earnings season amid a firming trend in the Asian region helped markets extend gains for a third day.

Oct 10, 2017, 16:12 PM IST
Stock markets get RBI lift, closes up for 4th day

Stock markets get RBI lift, closes up for 4th day

Domestic institutional investors played sheet-anchor for the market, which rallied for the fourth straight day.

Oct 04, 2017, 17:13 PM IST
Sensex zooms over 250 points after RBI policy outcome

Sensex zooms over 250 points after RBI policy outcome

Major stocks that rose include Sun Pharma, ITC, RIL, Dr Reddy's and Kotak Mahindra Bank, jumping up to 3.47 percent.

Oct 04, 2017, 14:58 PM IST
Sensex posts modest gains, Nifty reclaims 9,900-mark

Sensex posts modest gains, Nifty reclaims 9,900-mark

Risk-averse sentiment received a boost from a stronger rupee and higher Asian cues.

Oct 04, 2017, 12:21 PM IST
Rupee climbs 17 paise to 65.33 against USD

Rupee climbs 17 paise to 65.33 against USD

The dollar retreated globally as attention shifted to the likely composition of the new Federal Reserve board after the incumbent Chair Janet Yellen's term ends.

Oct 04, 2017, 10:08 AM IST
Sensex opens high by 259 points, RBI meet takes spotlight

Sensex opens high by 259 points, RBI meet takes spotlight

Asian markets turned higher after the prospect of American tax cuts kept investors in good spirits. Markets in China and South Korea remain shut.

Oct 03, 2017, 10:30 AM IST
Sensex zooms over 250 points, Nifty nears 9,900-mark

Sensex zooms over 250 points, Nifty nears 9,900-mark

The 30-share flagship index was up 253.47 points, or 0.81 percent, at 31,537.19.

Oct 03, 2017, 09:30 AM IST