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Sensex plunges 1,500 pts, Nifty at 10,704; YES Bank gains

Sensex plunges 1,500 pts, Nifty at 10,704; YES Bank gains

Indian benchmark indices continued to open in the red on Monday (March 9) due to huge fall in crude oil prices and rising cases of coronavirus with the BSE Sensex losing 1,100 points to open at 36,

Mar 09, 2020, 09:25 AM IST
Oil plunges about 30% after Saudi Arabia slashes prices, opens taps

Oil plunges about 30% after Saudi Arabia slashes prices, opens taps

Brent crude futures fell by as much as $14.25, or 31.5%, to $31.02 a barrel, which was the biggest percentage drop since Jan. 17, 1991, at the start of the first Gulf War and the lowest since

Mar 09, 2020, 07:47 AM IST
Sensex down 894 point, Nifty closes below 11000; Tata Motors, Zee, Tata Steel, SBI major losers

Sensex down 894 point, Nifty closes below 11000; Tata Motors, Zee, Tata Steel, SBI major losers

All the sectoral indices ended in the red. About 538 shares advanced, 1875 shares declined, while 125 shares remain unchanged. 

Mar 06, 2020, 15:55 PM IST
Yes Bank shares plummet 85%; market valuation drops by Rs 5,432 crore

Yes Bank shares plummet 85%; market valuation drops by Rs 5,432 crore

On the BSE, the scrip sank 84.93 per cent to Rs 5.55-- its 52-week low -- as investors deserted the counter. It plummeted 84.64 per cent to Rs 5.65 -- its one year low -- on the NSE.

Mar 06, 2020, 13:30 PM IST
Yes Bank shares tumble 25% as RBI takes control of private lender

Yes Bank shares tumble 25% as RBI takes control of private lender

Shares of India`s fifth-largest private sector lender tumbled to their lowest in over a decade on Friday. 

Mar 06, 2020, 10:22 AM IST
Sensex plunges over 1200 points, Nifty opens below 11K; TCS, SBI, Yes Bank top losers

Sensex plunges over 1200 points, Nifty opens below 11K; TCS, SBI, Yes Bank top losers

Asian shares and US stock futures fell today following another Wall Street rout as disruptions to global business from the coronavirus beyond China worsened, stoking fears of a prolonged world

Mar 06, 2020, 09:37 AM IST
Sensex, Nifty end on flat note; Yes Bank, Eicher Motors, Kotak Mahindra Bank gain

Sensex, Nifty end on flat note; Yes Bank, Eicher Motors, Kotak Mahindra Bank gain

During early hours today, equity benchmark indices traded with a positive bias as global markets swung higher with central banks offering interest rate cuts to stabilise economic outlook amid

Mar 05, 2020, 15:51 PM IST
Oil rises more than 1% ahead of OPEC meeting to discuss supply cuts

Oil rises more than 1% ahead of OPEC meeting to discuss supply cuts

Oil prices rose more than 1% on Thursday ahead of an OPEC meeting in which Saudi Arabia is expected to push the group and its allies including Russia to agree to further output cuts to support the

Mar 05, 2020, 10:47 AM IST
Sensex, Nifty open in green; JSW Steel, Eicher Motors, IndusInd Bank, HDFC Bank major gainers

Sensex, Nifty open in green; JSW Steel, Eicher Motors, IndusInd Bank, HDFC Bank major gainers

Equity indices on Thursday (March 5) opened on a positive note with the Sensex up 225.73 points or 0.59% at 38635.21, while the broader Nifty also up 70.60 points or 0.63% at 11321.60. 

Mar 05, 2020, 09:35 AM IST
Sensex falls 214 points, Nifty at 11,300 amid coronavirus spread in India

Sensex falls 214 points, Nifty at 11,300 amid coronavirus spread in India

IndusInd Bank, Bajaj Finance, ITC, UltraTech Cement and HDFC Bank were the biggest losers of the day, while Sun Pharma, Tech Mahindra, M&M and Asian Paints ended with gains.

Mar 04, 2020, 16:18 PM IST
Gold prices rise over 3% on surprise Fed rate cut

Gold prices rise over 3% on surprise Fed rate cut

The Fed cut interest rates on Tuesday in an emergency move to safeguard the world`s largest economy from the impact of the coronavirus epidemic.

Mar 04, 2020, 09:47 AM IST
Sensex, Nifty open in green; Bharti Airtel, Eicher Motors, UPL, Bajaj Auto major gainers

Sensex, Nifty open in green; Bharti Airtel, Eicher Motors, UPL, Bajaj Auto major gainers

Asian shares, however, wobbled today and bonds held gains, as an emergency rate cut from the US Federal Reserve did little to soothe investor fears over the coronavirus`s widening fallout.

Mar 04, 2020, 09:31 AM IST
World Bank announces up to $12 billion in immediate funds for coronavirus

World Bank announces up to $12 billion in immediate funds for coronavirus

The World Bank on Tuesday announced an initial $12 billion (9.38 billion pounds) in immediate funds to assist countries grappling with the health and economic impacts of the coronavirus virus

Mar 04, 2020, 07:12 AM IST
Sensex ends 7-day losing streak, advances 480 points, Nifty jumps to 11,303

Sensex ends 7-day losing streak, advances 480 points, Nifty jumps to 11,303

Indian benchmark indices ended in green on Tuesday (March 3) after closing in red for seven consecutive sessions with the BSE Sensex rallying 480 points or 1.26 per cent to settle at 38,623.70. 

Mar 03, 2020, 16:27 PM IST
Sensex jumps over 500 points; Nifty reaches 11,300

Sensex jumps over 500 points; Nifty reaches 11,300

Finance ministers and central bank chiefs from G7 countries will hold talks later in the day to discuss ways to coordinate their responses to cushion the epidemic's impact on the global economy.

Mar 03, 2020, 12:40 PM IST
Sensex rallies over 500 pts to 38,685.59; Nifty tests 11,300

Sensex rallies over 500 pts to 38,685.59; Nifty tests 11,300

Finance ministers and central bank chiefs from G7 countries will hold talks later in the day to discuss ways to coordinate their responses to cushion the epidemic's impact on the global economy.

Mar 03, 2020, 10:04 AM IST
Sensex plunges 154 points, Nifty at 11,132 as two cases of coronavirus reported in India

Sensex plunges 154 points, Nifty at 11,132 as two cases of coronavirus reported in India

The BSE Sensex shed 153.27 points or 0.40% to close at 38144.02, while Nifty was down 69 points or 0.62% to finish the day at 11132.80.

Mar 02, 2020, 15:53 PM IST
Sensex up 700 points, Nifty at 11,424.30; Bharti Infratel, ICICI Bank, JSW Steel major gainers

Sensex up 700 points, Nifty at 11,424.30; Bharti Infratel, ICICI Bank, JSW Steel major gainers

Asian markets rose today as bargain-buyers moved in following last week's global rout, but investors continue to fret over the economic fallout from the new coronavirus as the worldwide death toll

Mar 02, 2020, 09:32 AM IST
Sensex plunges 1,448 points, Nifty ends at 11201.80; market sees worst week since 2008 meltdown

Sensex plunges 1,448 points, Nifty ends at 11201.80; market sees worst week since 2008 meltdown

Market capitalisation of BSE-listed firms witnessed a massive decline after the Sensex sank 1,100.27 points, or 2.77 per cent, to 38,645.39, and the NSE Nifty cracked 329.50 points, or 2.83 per cent

Feb 28, 2020, 15:50 PM IST
Gold prices rise as coronavirus fuels global slowdown worries

Gold prices rise as coronavirus fuels global slowdown worries

Spot gold gained 0.2% to $1,645.79 per ounce by 0055 GMT, and was up about 0.1% for the week.

Feb 28, 2020, 10:26 AM IST