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Investor wealth soars Rs 5.33 lakh crore as exit polls predict return of NDA govt

Investor wealth soars Rs 5.33 lakh crore as exit polls predict return of NDA govt

Tracking the sharp uptrend in equities, the market capitalisation of BSE-listed companies jumped by Rs 5,33,463.04 crore Monday.

May 20, 2019, 18:09 PM IST
Sensex vaults 1,422 pts as exit polls predict NDA win

Sensex vaults 1,422 pts as exit polls predict NDA win

A majority of exit polls Sunday forecast another term for Prime Minister Narendra Modi, with some of them projecting that the BJP-led NDA will get more than 300 seats to comfortably cross the

May 20, 2019, 16:14 PM IST
Sensex climbs 1,300 points; Nifty touches 11,800

Sensex climbs 1,300 points; Nifty touches 11,800

Most exit polls Sunday forecast another term for Prime Minister Narendra Modi, with some of them projecting that BJP-led NDA will get more than 300 seats to comfortably cross the majority mark of 272

May 20, 2019, 15:00 PM IST
Markets soar in early trade; Sensex zooms 942 points, rupee gains 79 paise

Markets soar in early trade; Sensex zooms 942 points, rupee gains 79 paise

After soaring over 962 in early session, the 30-share index pared some gains and was trading 687.63 points, or 1.81 percent, higher at 38,618.40.

May 20, 2019, 09:54 AM IST
Sebi, stock exchanges beef up surveillance mechanism before poll results

Sebi, stock exchanges beef up surveillance mechanism before poll results

The heightened surveillance and monitoring systems are already in place for Monday, the first trading session after the announcement of exit poll results, while they would be further ramped up on

May 19, 2019, 17:49 PM IST
FPIs withdraw Rs 6,399 crore in May so far

FPIs withdraw Rs 6,399 crore in May so far

Prior to this, foreign portfolio investors (FPI) were net buyers for three consecutive months.

May 19, 2019, 10:50 AM IST
Nine of top-10 firms add Rs 82,379.79 cr in m-cap

Nine of top-10 firms add Rs 82,379.79 cr in m-cap

During the last week, the BSE Sensex gained 467.78 points, or 1.24 percent to close at 37,930.77 on Friday.

May 19, 2019, 10:29 AM IST
L&T buys 13,440 shares of Mindtree, expands shareholding to 26.48%

L&T buys 13,440 shares of Mindtree, expands shareholding to 26.48%

Earlier this month, L&T had purchased around 20 percent stake of V G Siddhartha and Cafe Coffee Day in Mindtree through a block deal for about Rs 3,210 crore, and has since topped that up with

May 18, 2019, 18:14 PM IST
Sensex tumbles 204 points; Nifty ends below 11,200

Sensex tumbles 204 points; Nifty ends below 11,200

Yes Bank and Tata Motors were the biggest losers in the Sensex pack, slumping 8 per cent.

May 15, 2019, 16:53 PM IST
Govt plans to sell 15% in RITES via OFS; to fetch about Rs 700 cr

Govt plans to sell 15% in RITES via OFS; to fetch about Rs 700 cr

Railways consultancy firm RITES got listed on the bourse in July 2018 after it raised about Rs 466 crore through an initial public offering (IPO), which got subscribed 67 times.

May 15, 2019, 15:45 PM IST
L&T acquires 1,168 shares of Mindtree

L&T acquires 1,168 shares of Mindtree

The mode of the acquisition was open market purchases and L&T's holding after the said purchase stood at 25.94 percent. The latest stock purchase was made at Rs 972 apiece.

May 15, 2019, 14:21 PM IST
Sensex, Nifty start on a positive note amid firm global cues

Sensex, Nifty start on a positive note amid firm global cues

After surging over 200 points in early session, the 30-share index was trading 98.07 points, or 0.26 percent, higher at 37,416.60.

May 15, 2019, 10:50 AM IST
Jet Airways sinks after top executives quit

Jet Airways sinks after top executives quit

CEO Vinay Dube, head of finance Amit Agarwal and head of human resources Rahul Taneja quit within a span of 24 hours after Jet failed to receive a concrete deal offer.

May 15, 2019, 09:48 AM IST
Market halts 9-day losing streak; Sensex spurts 227 points

Market halts 9-day losing streak; Sensex spurts 227 points

The escalating trade war between the US and China is causing more market volatility around the world.

May 14, 2019, 16:57 PM IST
Sensex, Nifty open lower on weak domestic, global cues

Sensex, Nifty open lower on weak domestic, global cues

In the last nine sessions, the Sensex has lost 1,940.73 points and the Nifty has given away nearly 600 points.

May 14, 2019, 10:34 AM IST
Rupee opens marginally higher in early trade

Rupee opens marginally higher in early trade

Forex dealers said, foreign fund outflows, rising crude prices and US-China trade related concerns weighed on the domestic currency.

May 14, 2019, 10:08 AM IST
Sensex logs 9th straight loss, crashes 372 points

Sensex logs 9th straight loss, crashes 372 points

The index widened its loss towards the fag-end on emergence of intense selling in heavyweights like ITC, RIL and ICICI Bank.

May 13, 2019, 17:01 PM IST
Nine of top-10 cos lose whopping Rs 1.60 lakh cr in m-cap; RIL worst hit

Nine of top-10 cos lose whopping Rs 1.60 lakh cr in m-cap; RIL worst hit

Tata Consultancy Services (TCS) was the lone gainer among the 10 frontline companies, while the rest nine saw their market capitalisation (m-cap) plummet for the week ended Friday.

May 13, 2019, 11:30 AM IST
FPIs press exit button, pull out Rs 3,207 cr in May so far

FPIs press exit button, pull out Rs 3,207 cr in May so far

Prior to this, foreign portfolio investors (FPI) poured in a net Rs 16,093 crore in April, Rs 45,981 crore in March and Rs 11,182 crore in February in the domestic capital markets (both equity and

May 13, 2019, 11:29 AM IST
Global cues, macro data, Q4 nos to guide markets; election season may add volatility: Experts

Global cues, macro data, Q4 nos to guide markets; election season may add volatility: Experts

Over the last week, markets bore the brunt of escalating trade tensions between the US and China.

May 13, 2019, 11:28 AM IST