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Nifty off to its worst start to October quarter in a decade

The index has fallen over 6 percent this quarter, the biggest plunge since 2008 when it shed more than 16 percent in the same period.

Oct 11, 2018, 17:17 PM IST

Ease of doing business: Sensex, Nifty close at record high

The BSE Sensex closed at fresh record high by jumping over 350 points on Wednesday while the NSE’s Nifty ended more than 100 points to close at record high.

Nov 01, 2017, 15:54 PM IST

Sensex climbs 195 points, Nifty tops 10,000-level in closing trade

Sentiment also supported by higher Asian markets as investors reacted with relief after North Korea refrained from conducting another missile test this weekend.

Sep 11, 2017, 17:05 PM IST

Nifty holds up, but markets lose for second week

Both the indices registered their second straight weekly fall by losing 205.66 points, or 0.65 percent, and 80.20 points, or 0.82 percent, respectively.

Jun 16, 2017, 16:55 PM IST

Sensex plunges 156 points, focus shifts to macro data

The 30-share index plunged by 155.91 points, or 0.49 percent, to 31,106.15.

Jun 12, 2017, 10:16 AM IST

Rupee zooms 42 paise on BJP win, positive IIP numbers

The rupee soared 42 paise to 66.18 against the dollar early on Tuesday on increased selling of the US currency by exporters and banks amid higher foreign inflows following BJP's resounding win in UP and positive IIP numbers.

Mar 14, 2017, 10:19 AM IST

Mutual funds invest Rs 27,000 cr in debt market in January

Mutual fund managers have pumped in over Rs 27,000 crore in debt market so far this month, primarily on account of participation from corporate and retail investors.

Jan 26, 2017, 11:16 AM IST

Sensex recovers 39 points on F&O expiry

Market benchmark Sensex went up by about 39 points in early trade on Thursday on selective buying amid expiry of December futures and options (F&O) contracts even as Asian cues remained mixed.

Dec 29, 2016, 10:33 AM IST

US rate, domestic prices to set equity markets direction

The global hysteria over a likely interest rate hike in the US, macro-economic inflation data and the political logjam in Parliament after demonetisation are expected to set the tone of the Indian equity markets during the upcoming week.

Dec 11, 2016, 13:14 PM IST

Sensex sluggishness for 2nd straight session, slumps 329 points; Nifty finishes below 8,100

Sensex tanked over 329 points to end at about one-week low of 26,230.66 on sustained foreign fund outflows amid weak global cues.

Dec 02, 2016, 17:38 PM IST

Sensex builds on gains, zooms 142 points ahead of US election

The benchmark BSE Sensex gained nearly 142 points in early trade on Tuesday, extending its yesterday's rally driven by revived investor confidence on improved chances of Hillary Clinton's victory in the US poll.

Nov 08, 2016, 10:13 AM IST

Market may remain volatile, quarterly earnings like to influence trend

The stock market will be steered largely by the ongoing earnings announcements, with big names like HDFC Bank, NTPC, ITC and Maruti Suzuki set to come out with their results this week, say experts.

Oct 23, 2016, 11:49 AM IST

Sensex rallies 143 points on IMF growth upgrade for India; Nifty reclaims 8,800-mark

The 30-share index was up 143.10 points, or 0.50 percent, at 28,477.65, with all sectoral indices led by metal, realty and banking making headway.

Oct 05, 2016, 09:55 AM IST

Sensex logs best weekly jump since May, rallies 145 points

Progress of monsoon has rekindled interest in India growth story after the weather office said rainfall for the week ended June 29 is 1 percent above the average.

Jul 01, 2016, 18:00 PM IST

Brexit knocks off Rs 1.8 trillion from Indian stock market wealth

Investors' wealth in stock market took a hit of nearly Rs 1.8 lakh crore today as Dalal Street felt the heat of Brexit with the benchmark Sensex plunging over 600 points -- its worst performance in over four months.

Jun 24, 2016, 11:27 AM IST

India focusing on market dislocations from Brexit: Jayant Sinha

India is focusing on the market dislocations arising from a likely British referendum vote to leave the European Union, junior finance minister Jayant Sinha said on Friday, saying it was too early to assess the trade impact.

Jun 24, 2016, 10:03 AM IST

LIVE Brexit shock: Markets pare early losses; Sensex still down over 700 points

Indian markets dropped sharply on Friday with early referendum results indicating Britain would leave the European Union.

Jun 24, 2016, 09:21 AM IST

Sensex extends rally, up 96 points in early trade

Adding to its yesterday's rally, the benchmark BSE Sensex advanced by 96 points in early trade today as investors widened their portfolios amid sustained foreign fund inflows.

Jun 08, 2016, 10:25 AM IST

Sensex takes gains forward, climbs 112 points in early trade

The gauge had gained 1,495.24 points in the previous five sessions.

May 31, 2016, 09:55 AM IST

Sensex tanks 133 points in early trade on Asian cues

Besides, depreciating rupee to a two-month low of 67.20 against the US dollar also had a bearing on the sentiment.

May 19, 2016, 10:08 AM IST