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Sensex closes 271 points higher, Nifty ends above 12,150; Yes Bank, IOC, L&T, GAIL gain

Sensex closes 271 points higher, Nifty ends above 12,150; Yes Bank, IOC, L&T, GAIL gain

Major gainers on the Nifty were Yes Bank, IOC, L&T, GAIL, and BPCL, while Zee Entertainment, UPL, Power Grid, Cipla and Tech Mahindra were among top losers.

Jan 23, 2020, 15:46 PM IST
Sensex, Nifty open in the green; Axis Bank, L&T, IOC, BPCL major gainers

Sensex, Nifty open in the green; Axis Bank, L&T, IOC, BPCL major gainers

Major gainers on the indices were Axis Bank, L&T, IOC, BPCL, Maruti Suzuki, and TCS, while top losers include ICICI Bank, Cipla, Zee Ent, Bharti Infratel and Power Grid.

Jan 23, 2020, 09:39 AM IST
World markets: Asian shares wilt, oil tumbles as China virus spreads

World markets: Asian shares wilt, oil tumbles as China virus spreads

MSCI`s broadest index of Asia-Pacific shares outside Japan fell 0.45%. Blue chip Chinese shares slumped 0.91%. Australian shares were down 0.57%, while Japan`s Nikkei stock index slid 0.6%.

Jan 23, 2020, 09:22 AM IST
Sensex ends 208.43 pts lower at 41,115.38; Nifty ends at 12,106.90

Sensex ends 208.43 pts lower at 41,115.38; Nifty ends at 12,106.90

ONGC was the top loser in the Sensex pack, tumbling 5.13 per cent, followed by NTPC, Maruti, Kotak Bank, HDFC, Asian Paints, ICICI Bank and Axis Bank.

Jan 22, 2020, 17:09 PM IST
Sensex to open for trade on Budget 2020 day

Sensex to open for trade on Budget 2020 day

The Bombay Stock Exchange (BSE), also known as Sensex, will be open for trading on February 1, 2020, on account of the Union Budget 2020-21, even though it will be on a Saturday. Trading timings

Jan 22, 2020, 14:16 PM IST
Sensex jumps 180 points, Nifty opens above 12,200; SBI, Bharti Airtel gain

Sensex jumps 180 points, Nifty opens above 12,200; SBI, Bharti Airtel gain

Sensex gained 185.97 points or 0.45% at 41,509.78, and the Nifty added 49.40 points or 0.41% at 12,219.30 at opening on Wednesday.

Jan 22, 2020, 09:38 AM IST
Sensex closes 200 points down, Nifty ends below 12,200; Bharti Infratel shines

Sensex closes 200 points down, Nifty ends below 12,200; Bharti Infratel shines

 The top gainer stocks were Bharti Infratel, Zee Entertainment, and BPCL, while Tata Steel, Mahindra & Mahindra, and Tata Motors were major laggards.

Jan 21, 2020, 15:49 PM IST
Benchmark indices open in the red; Sensex down 200 points, Nifty at 12166

Benchmark indices open in the red; Sensex down 200 points, Nifty at 12166

Indian rupee today opened at 71.18 per dollar, lower by 8 paise against the previous day's close of 71.10. 

Jan 21, 2020, 09:38 AM IST
Global Markets: Asia shares lurch lower, flu concerns a possible culprit

Global Markets: Asia shares lurch lower, flu concerns a possible culprit

Asian shares took a sudden lurch lower on Tuesday as a ripple of risk aversion swept markets, though analysts could find no obvious trigger for the move. Safe-haven bonds and the yen edged higher in

Jan 21, 2020, 08:56 AM IST
Sensex closes 416 points down, Nifty ends at 12224.50; Power Grid Corp, Bharti Airtel gain

Sensex closes 416 points down, Nifty ends at 12224.50; Power Grid Corp, Bharti Airtel gain

Major losers on the Nifty were Power Grid Corp, Bharti Airtel, Bharti Infratel, GAIL, and ITC, while Kotak Mahindra Bank, Zee Entertainment, IOC, Coal India, and Reliance Industries remained top

Jan 20, 2020, 15:53 PM IST
Sensex, Nifty open at record highs; RIL, Yes Bank, IndusInd Bank major gainers

Sensex, Nifty open at record highs; RIL, Yes Bank, IndusInd Bank major gainers

Major gainers on the Indices were RIL, Yes Bank, IndusInd Bank, SBI, while TCS, JSPL and L&T Finance Holdings, and IOC were major losers.

Jan 20, 2020, 09:41 AM IST
Global Markets: Asian shares soar near 20-month high, oil jumps on Libya shutdown

Global Markets: Asian shares soar near 20-month high, oil jumps on Libya shutdown

Oil prices jumped as oilfields in southwest Libya began shutting down after forces loyal to Khalifa Haftar closed a pipeline, potentially reducing national output to a fraction of its normal level.

Jan 20, 2020, 08:32 AM IST
To defuse palm row, Davos diplomacy likely between India, Malaysia

To defuse palm row, Davos diplomacy likely between India, Malaysia

Malaysia is the second-biggest producer and exporter of palm oil and India`s restrictions on the refined variety of the commodity imposed last week have been seen as a retaliation for Mahathir`s

Jan 18, 2020, 19:35 PM IST
Sensex closes 12.81 points higher at 41,945.37; Nifty ends at 12,352; Airtel shines

Sensex closes 12.81 points higher at 41,945.37; Nifty ends at 12,352; Airtel shines

Major gainer on the Nifty were Bharti Airtel, Dr Reddys Labs, Reliance Industries, Sun Pharma and Grasim Industries, while Bharti Infratel, IndusInd Bank, GAIL, BPCL, and Yes Bank were among major

Jan 17, 2020, 17:18 PM IST
Sensex opens flat, Nifty around 12,350; Airtel up 4%, RIL 1%

Sensex opens flat, Nifty around 12,350; Airtel up 4%, RIL 1%

While the Bharti Airtel shares gained (up 4%), Voda Idea stocks plunged 10%. Meanwhile, Reliance Industries shares also gained over 1 per cent. 

Jan 17, 2020, 09:51 AM IST
Sensex closes 59.83 points higher;  Nifty ends above 12,350; Eicher Motors, Nestle India shine

Sensex closes 59.83 points higher; Nifty ends above 12,350; Eicher Motors, Nestle India shine

Equity benchmark indices on Thursday (January 16) ended on a positive note with the Sensex closing 59.83 points high or 0.14% at 41,932.56, and the Nifty too was up 10.70 points or 0.09% at 12,354. 

Jan 16, 2020, 15:47 PM IST
Sensex rises 95 points, Nifty at record high; Bharti Airtel, Zee Entertainment, UltraTech shine

Sensex rises 95 points, Nifty at record high; Bharti Airtel, Zee Entertainment, UltraTech shine

On Wednesday, the BSE S&P Sensex closed 80 points lower at 41,873 while the Nifty 50 slipped by 19 points at 12,343. 

Jan 16, 2020, 09:46 AM IST
Sensex falls 79 points, Nifty plunges 19 points to close at 12,343

Sensex falls 79 points, Nifty plunges 19 points to close at 12,343

 Sensex lost 79 points or 0.19 per cent to close at 41,872 and the Nifty fell 19 points or 0.15 per cent to finish the day at 12,343 points.

Jan 15, 2020, 16:16 PM IST
Sensex down 100 points, Nifty opens below 12,350; HCL Tech, TCS, Gail major gainers

Sensex down 100 points, Nifty opens below 12,350; HCL Tech, TCS, Gail major gainers

Ahead of the signing of an initial trade deal between US and China, Indian equity indices on Wednesday (January 15) opened with a weak start. 

Jan 15, 2020, 09:44 AM IST
World markets: Stocks tread water ahead of signing of initial US-China trade deal

World markets: Stocks tread water ahead of signing of initial US-China trade deal

MSCI`s broadest index of Asia-Pacific shares outside Japan eased 0.13%, Japan`s benchmark Nikkei and South Korea`s Kospi shed 0.29% and 0.48%, respectively, while Australian stocks added 0.33%.

Jan 15, 2020, 07:00 AM IST