Sensex Ends 56 Pts Up; Banks

Jan 30, 2015 at 16:00 | Source:
The 50-share index ended first day of February F&O series at 8808.90, down 143.45 points or 1.6 percent. The Sensex which was within striking distance of the 30,000 mark tanked nearly 500 points. The Sensex slumped 498.82 points or 1.7 percent at 29182.95. About 1258 shares have advanced, 1609 shares declined, and 246 shares were unchanged.
Jan 30, 2015 at 14:00 | Source:
Banks played spoilsport as Bank Nifty lost over 3 percent, dragged by ICICI Bank, SBI, HDFC twins and Axis Bank. Other losers in the Sensex were Dr Reddy's Labs and Coal India.
Jan 29, 2015 at 14:00 | Source:
In key earnings reactions today, Asian Paints disappointed after Q3 profit rose 12 percent, lower than expectations of 30 percent growth. The stock fell 3 percent. HDFC dropped over 2 percent after the housing finance company reported 11.5 percent growth in profit, in line with estimates.
Jan 27, 2015 at 16:23 | Source:
Banks topped the buying list with the Bank Nifty rising 2.4 percent to end at record closing high of 20,555.25 on hopes of rate cut next week, when the RBI announced its monetary policy.
Jan 27, 2015 at 14:00 | Source:
Bank Nifty ended with a gain of over 2 percent led by Axis Bank and ICICI Bank (up 4-5 percent each). Other gainers in the Sensex were Cipla, Tata Motors and ITC. Among the losers were Dr Reddy's Lab, Infosys, M&M, Coal India and HUL.
Jan 27, 2015 at 09:15 | Source:
BHEL, Cipla, Axis Bank, Tata Motors, Tata Power and ICICI Bank were top gainers in early trade, up 1-2 percent. Maruti Suzuki climbed 0.87 percent ahead of Q3 earnings
Jan 23, 2015 at 16:48 | Source:
The market staged spectacular performance on last day of the week (Friday), rallying nearly a percent on the Sensex boosted by European Central Banks stimulus package. However, the broader markets underperformed frontline indices.
Jan 23, 2015 at 14:00 | Source:
The market rallied for the seventh consecutive session on Friday, spiking nearly 2000 points on the Sensex (in seven days). The Sensex today gained 272.82 points or 0.94 percent at 29278.84 and the Nifty jumped 60.15 points or 0.69 percent to 8821.55 on ECB stimulus.
Jan 23, 2015 at 09:15 | Source:
The market gained more than a percent in early trade on Friday following stimulus package announced by European Central Bank yesterday evening.
Jan 22, 2015 at 16:18 | Source:
The market ended at fresh record closing high on Thursday, gaining for the sixth consecutive session ahead of European Central Bank meeting outcome later in the day.