NTPC rises 4% after govt`s nod for stake sale

Shares of state-run power producer
NTPC on Tuesday climbed over four per cent on the Bombay Stock
Exchange in morning trade, a day after the government approved
a 5 per cent stake sale in the company.

Apple smashes forecasts, stock hits record

Apple Inc`s profits and sales streaked past Wall Street forecasts as iPhone and Mac sales hit quarterly records, sending its shares rocketing to all-time highs on Monday.

FIIs bring Rs 66k cr in Indian equities since last Diwali

The Indian stock markets saw nearly Rs 66,000 crore coming in from overseas investors since Diwali last year, and the inflow was most pronounced in the first half of this financial year.

No plan to ban participatory notes: Govt

The government has ruled out imposing ban on participatory notes, even as market regulator SEBI is trying to bring more transparency in stock markets by encouraging foreign investors to directly register with it.

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.

Asia shares hit 14-month high, dollar rebounds

Asian shares hit a fresh 14-month high on Friday on optimism over US earnings and the global economy.

Sensex gains 112 pts in opening trade on global cues

The Bombay Stock Exchange benchmark
Sensex today rose by over 112 points in opening trade on Tuesday as
foreign funds pumped in fresh funds after firming global

Indian, Chinese stocks lag behind Brazil, Russia in Q3

Indian and Chinese stocks turned
under performers in the third quarter of this year, compared
with their BRIC counterparts, Brazil and Russia, which gave
investors an average return of as much as 26 percent in the

Sensex goes past 17,000-point level

The Sensex on Wednesday
crossed 17,000-point level for the
first time in 17 months.

Sensex surges 202 pts, Nifty regains 5K-mark in early trade

Bombay Stock Exchange benchmark
index Sensex on Tuesday shot up by 202 points in early trade.

Sensex up 145 pts; closes at 16,943.49

Sensex rose by over 145 pts and the wider index Nifty regained the crucial 5,000 level after 16 months on cues like expectation of better corporate earnings.

D-Street may witness consolidation this week: Analysts

Dalal Street is likely to witness volatile trade this week as it may go for consolidation before the settlement in the derivatives segment, analysts said.

FII inflows set to cross USD 10 bn-mark this month: Analysts

Foreign investment in the Indian stock markets may cross USD 10 billion-mark by the end of this month.

Sensex up by 30 pts; auto realty stocks gain

A sudden revival of buying in auto and realty counters helped the benchmark Sensex end the day higher by over 30 points to stretch the winning streak to the fourth consecutive day.

Global stocks touch new 11-month high

World equities rose on Wednesday to new 11-month highs, after upbeat US data boosted faith in an economic recovery, persuading more
investors to sell their low-yield dollars to buy growth-oriented stocks and commodities.

Sensex rises 114 pts in opening trade

The Bombay Stock Exchange benchmark
index Sensex recovered by 114 points in opening trade on Tuesday after yesterday`s fall on buying by fund and retail investors
driven by firming trend in global markets.

Asia stocks hit by Wall St; Aussie GDP upbeat

Asian shares pulled back on Wednesday after a sell-off on Wall Street prompted a round of profit-taking, even as upbeat Australian economic growth figures reassured on the health of recovery.

Sensex in negative zone at midsession

Erasing early gains, the Bombay Stock Exchange benchmark Sensex fell by over 135 points at midsession today on emergence of profit booking and reports of dismal exports figures.

Sensex rises 152 pts in opening trade, NHPC lists at premium

The Bombay Stock Exchange benchmark index Sensex surged by 152 points in opening trade on Tuesday on emergence of buying by funds and retail investors amid firming trends in other Asian bourses.

Sensex dips by 255 pts, closes at 15,667

The Bombay Stock Exchange benchmark
Sensex on Monday snapped a seven-day advancing streak and plunged
255 points, as investors sold shares ignoring strong economic
growth numbers.