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Sensex up 65 points in early trade,NSE Nifty surges 17.95 points

February 21, 2017 10:13 am

In other Asian markets, Japan's Nikkei was up 0.46 per cent while Hong Kong's Hang Seng rose 0.04 per cent in early trade today.

Sensex opens in green on value-buying, climbs 139 points

January 10, 2017 10:24 am

The NSE Nifty rose by 37.50 points or 0.46 per cent to 8,273.55.

Profit-taking brings Sensex down, rupee extends gains

October 20, 2016 12:02 am

Mixed trend in global markets failed to cheer up the domestic sentiment.

Ending 4-day losing run Sensex jumps 331 points

June 16, 2016 1:42 am

Stocks that touched their 52-week high include Indraprastha Gas, JSW Steel, NTPC, PTC India, PVR, State Bank of Bikaner and Jaipur, and State Bank of Travancore.

Sensex falls 239 points on Brexit, US Fed fears

June 14, 2016 2:10 am

The BSE Sensex stayed in the negative zone through out the day and touched a low of 26,262.27 before winding up 238.98 points or 0.90 per cent down at 26,396.77, its weakest closing since May 26.

Indian shares fall amid global concerns; inflation data awaited

June 13, 2016 2:40 pm

Meetings of the US Federal Reserve, Bank of England, Swiss National Bank and the Bank of Japan are also awaited this week. All are likely to keep monetary policy steady.

Sensex logs first fall in three weeks on global cues

June 10, 2016 10:09 am

The wider NSE Nifty closed a shade lower than the 8,200-mark at 8,170.05, down 33.55 points, or 0.41 per cent, after shuttling between 8,162.85 and 8,265.60.

Sensex loses 257 pts on US Fed worries, biggest single-day fall in 3 weeks

June 10, 2016 2:50 am

The broader markets too felt the heat with the BSE mid-cap index falling 0.47 per cent while small-cap edged up by 0.04 per cent.

Rupee gains 6 paise against dollar in early trade

June 09, 2016 9:53 am

The weak dollar due to expectations that the US Fed will keep benchmark interest rates low for longer also supported the rupee at the Interbank Foreign Exchange market.

Rupee opens 3 paise higher against dollar at 66.74

June 08, 2016 10:53 am

On June 7, the rupee had gained 20 paise to close at a fresh three-week high of 66.77 on sustained selling of the dollar.


Sensex rises 700 points after government sticks to its fiscal deficit target

March 01, 2016 11:14 am

Mumbai, Mar 01 (ANI): Sensex rose sharply on Tuesday a day after Finance Minister Arun Jaitley said the government would stick to its fiscal deficit target. The benchmark Sensex was trading 700 points higher where as Nifty was up by 220 points. Analysts said a commitment by Jaitley in the annual budget to meet the fiscal deficit target of 3.5 percent of the gross domestic product would raise confidence among foreign investors after heavy selling this year. A market expert, Sunil Shah, attributed the sudden jump in stock markets to the government decision to put money in farm sector to revive rural economy. Shah added that the coming monsoon will revive the growth and there will be a demand push because of the thrust given by the government towards the rural economy.

No need for 'exaggerated panic' among investors: Jaitley

February 12, 2016 11:55 am

New Delhi, Feb 12 (ANI): As the Bombay Stock Exchange (BSE) Sensex plunged around 800 point on Thursday, Finance Minister Arun Jaitley on Friday came out to calm the investors, saying that there was no need for an 'exaggerated panic' among investors. Jaitley emphasised that the investors should keep in mind the inherent strength of the Indian economy while investing. He added that the Government is fully committed to empower and support public sector banks by providing whatever capital requirements is required, adding that the problem of recovering bad loans from the borrowers will soon be ended.