Sensex closes 63 points down; metal, bank stocks fall
Dec 07, 2012 at 21:12 | Source:
The BSE benchmark Sensex closed 63 points down on Thursday, following selling pressure in metal, bank and information technology (IT) stocks.The Sensex ended the day 62.70 points, or 0.32 per cent, lower at 19,424.10 led by realty and IT stocks. The...
Sensex closes 95 pts up on BSP support to FDI in retail
Dec 06, 2012 at 19:26 | Source:
MUMBAI: The BSE benchmark Sensex today wiped out early losses to close with a 95-point gain, extending its winning run to the third day, on late buying triggered by BSP throwing its weight behind government on FDI issue in Rajya Sabha. After dipping...
BSP support to FDI lifts Sensex, closes 95 points up
Dec 06, 2012 at 18:07 | Source:
A benchmark index for Indian equities markets Thursday closed 95 points higher after BSP leader Mayawati voiced support to the government on allowing foreign capital in multi-brand retail in the upper house of parliament. The 30-scrip sensitive index...
Sensex up 44 pts, Nifty ends above 5900
Dec 06, 2012 at 07:17 | Source:
Rising for the second day, the Bombay Stock Exchange benchmark Sensex on Wednesday gained about 44 points to close at a new 19-month high on hopes Indian government would get the Parliament approval to the decision allowing FDI in multi-brand retail...
Sensex trims initial gains, still up by 40 points
Dec 05, 2012 at 12:36 | Source:
The benchmark BSE Sensex trimmed its initial gains, but was still trading up by 40 points in the late morning trade on buying mainly in Metal, Realty, Capital Goods and Banking counters on the back of persistent capital inflows from foreign funds cou...
Sensex logs biggest weekly gain in 2012; scales 19-month peak
Dec 01, 2012 at 20:41 | Source:
The Hindu BusinessLine
Mumbai, Dec 1: In a truncated week, both the key indices, Sensex and Nifty, registered their biggest weekly gains in absolute term, 833.33 points and 253.25 points respectively, in the current calendar year till now due to strong buying activity on ...
Sensex closes with moderate loss of 11 points; Hind Copper tanks
Nov 23, 2012 at 19:21 | Source:
Snapping two days of gains, the BSE benchmark Sensex today erased early gains to end the day with a moderate loss of 11 points at 18,506.57 on investor concern over economic reforms as Parliament adjourned for the second day amid government kick-star...
Sensex tumbles 162 points to two-month low
Nov 16, 2012 at 18:26 | Source:
The Sensex on Friday tumbled 162 points, extending its losing run to the sixth day, on fag-end selling after RBI dashed hopes of a rate cut and Samajwadi Party s sudden announcement of candidates for 2014 polls made investors nervous over the politic...
BSE Sensex recovers from initial losses, up 100 pts
Nov 07, 2012 at 18:36 | Source:
The BSE Sensex recovered in afternoon trade on Wednesday on fresh buying mainly in realty, metal, banking, healthcare and IT stocks.The 30-share index of the Bombay Stock Exchange (BSE) resumed lower at 18,802.82 points and dropped further to 18,786...
Sensex rallies 209 points tracking world markets
Nov 02, 2012 at 14:16 | Source:
A benchmark index for Indian equities markets rallied more than 1% Friday, led by strong buying support in IT, auto and capital goods stocks on the back of positive cues from global markets. The 30-scrip sensitive index (Sensex) of the Bombay Stock E...
Sensex slips 33 points
Oct 29, 2012 at 18:16 | Source:
At 2:39pm (IST), the BSE Sensex was trading at 18592, down 33 points over the previous close. It had earlier touched a day's high of 18743 and a day's low of 18572. It opened at 18656. The NSE Nifty was quoting at 5,648, down 15 points over the prev...
Sensex sustains in positive terrain
Oct 29, 2012 at 14:17 | Source:
At 10:29am (IST), the BSE Sensex was trading at 18698, up 72 points over the previous close. It had earlier touched a day's high of 18743 and a day's low of 18651. It opened at 18656. The NSE Nifty was quoting at 5,685, up 21 points over the previou...
Sterlite Ind net rises 75% to Rs 1,743 cr on forex gains
Oct 23, 2012 at 20:51 | Source:
The Hindu BusinessLine
Mumbai, Oct 23: Sterlite Industries on Tuesday reported 74.62 per cent jump in consolidated net profit of Rs 1,742.69 crore for the July—September quarter, aided by forex gains and lower losses at its associate firm, Vedanta Aluminium.It had r...
Strong TCS, L&T earnings lift Sensex by 111 points
Oct 22, 2012 at 19:46 | Source:
Shrugging off early losses, the BSE benchmark Sensex on Monday rallied by 111 points on strong earnings by TCS and L T, besides good buying in capital goods and bank shares. After hitting the day s low of 18,600.88 within the first 30 minutes of trad...
Sensex fails to maintain mid-week gains, ends flat
Oct 21, 2012 at 05:01 | Source:
The Hindu BusinessLine
Mumbai, Oct 20: Profit booking from operators ahead of the expiry of derivative contract failed to maintain mid-week gains even though the BSE benchmark Sensex ended marginally higher by seven points during the week. Brokers commented sentiment damp...
FM remark on rating lifts markets; Sensex up 174 points
Oct 12, 2012 at 03:31 | Source:
The Sensex today rallied nearly 174 points on all-round buying after Finance Minister P Chidambaram talked up markets by saying there is no serious downgrade threat, amid hopes of Infosys posting robust numbers to kickstart the earnings season tomorr...
Sensex gains 61 points; Infosys, Tata Motors lead rise
Oct 01, 2012 at 17:56 | Source:
The Sensex today gained 61 points to close at 18,823.91 on robust buying in Infosys, Tata Motors and ITC, amid a positive trend in European shares. The BSE benchmark index, which had gained 183 points in the previous session, opened marginally up and...
Markets give up gains in last hour on F&O expiry to end tad down
Sep 27, 2012 at 16:21 | Source:
Typical for a day of F O expiry, markets witnessed volatile trade towards the last hour of trade but ended about quarter of a percent lower. Key India indices started out on a flattish note and went on to add gains before turning weak in late aftern...