Market Watch

Mumbai, 15 Jul 2017/--/The benchmark indices zoomed to capture 32,000-level, gaining 660.12 points to finish the week at 32,020.75, while the broader Nifty marked the psychological 9,900-level for brief period before settling the week at 9,886.35, garnering 220.55 points. This is the biggest...

Mumbai, 13 Jul 2017/--/The Sensex on Thursday went past the 32,000-mark for the first time ever soaring over 232 points and the Nifty closed at a new peak 9,892 as inflation hit a record low, offering the RBI leeway for a lower policy rate. The 30-share BSE index took 33 sessions to rise 1,000...

Mumbai, 12 Jul 2017/--/Stocks set a record again as the Sensex Wednesday went higher by 58 points to 31,805 and the Nifty closed above the 9,800 mark ahead of key macroeconomic data, lifted by banking, oil and gas and auto stocks. Oil marketing companies soared on the back of higher crude oil...

Mumbai, 11 Jul 2017/--/Markets continued to set records for the second straight session Tuesday with both the Sensex and Nifty closing at life-time highs, as investor optimism climbed on corporate earnings season that kicks off later this week. The BSE Sensex gained over 31 points to end at a new...

Mumbai, 7 Jul 2017/--/The benchmark Sensex came down from record high to end 9 points lower in range-bound trade Friday, wrapping up the week with a gain of 439.02 points on smooth GST implementation and an above normal monsoon so far. The market was pulled down by negative European and Asian...

Mumbai, 29 Jun 2017/--/The BSE benchmark Sensex snapped its 3-day losing streak by recovering 23 points to close at 30,857.32 on short-covering from operators on June series F&O expiry coupled with caution ahead of GST rollout. The gauge, after a strong opening, quickly reclaimed the 31,000-...

Mumbai, 22 Jun 2017/--/Bolstered by slew of market-friendly measures initiated by Sebi, the Sensex rose over 239 points to hit a lifetime high of 31,523, only to surrender most of the gains at the fag end of the session Thursday as bouts of sell-off gained pace amid weak oil prices in international...

Mumbai, 20 Jun 2017/--/The BSE Sensex slipped from record highs to close down by over 14 points on Tuesday on profit booking in recent gainers as investors turned cautious apprehending early glitches in GST rollout amid mixed global cues. The BSE 30-share barometer, after charting the positive...

Mumbai, 19 Jun 2017/--/The Sensex recorded a significant recovery of 255 points to close at a new peak of 31,312 today and the Nifty reconquered the key 9,600, riding piggyback on GST headway and expectations of reforms by regulator Sebi. There was more of buying as investors saw NPA resolution...

Mumbai, 14 Jun 2017/--/Stocks were restrained in their movement on Wednesday ahead of the US Fed policy decision as the Sensex saw deep fluctuations, but managed to close with an upward bias taking cues from a falling inflation. Banking stocks were in the spotlight as the RBI identified 12 major...

Mumbai, 13 Jun 2017/--/The Sensex scaled higher on Tuesday, only to surrender much of the gains as the benchmark closed the day with a paltry gain, let down by investors who booked profit towards the fag end of the session. Global cues remained positive. "The market turned volatile towards close...

Mumbai, 12 Jun 2017/--/The Sensex picked up cues from a lacklustre Asia as it stumbled 156 points today in the beginning of the week after investors started to take profit ahead of key IIP and inflation numbers due later in the day. Asian shares traded in the negative territory after polls in the...

Mumbai, 8 Jun 2017/--/The BSE benchmark Sensex struggled for direction in a day of volatile trade, falling 58 points to 31,213.36 as investors took to profit-booking amid a mixed trend in global markets ahead of UK elections and the European Central Bank's policy meeting. On home turf, sentiment...

Mumbai, 7 Jun 2017/--/Buoyed by the RBI's status quo on policy rates and a revised estimate of a good monsoon, the BSE Sensex Wednesday closed almost 81 points higher at 31,271.28 with sectors like banking and auto making most of the gains. The strengthening rupee, which closed 10 paise up at 64....

Mumbai, 6 Jun 2017/--/After ruling at historic highs for two consecutive sessions, the market on Tuesday paused to catch some breath with both the Sensex and the Nifty coming down from record highs as investors maintained cautious stance ahead of the outcome of the RBI policy meet. Continuing...

Mumbai, 1 Jun 2017/--/Benchmark Sensex remained range-bound in choppy trade on Thursday, ending a shade lower at 31,137.59 as investors preferred to stay light amid a drumbeat of grim macroeconomic data. The 30-share index shed 8.21 points, or 0.03 per cent, to end at 31,137.59 after shuttling...

Mumbai, 22 May 2017/--/The benchmark Sensex today closed 106 points higher at 30,570.97 with FMCG counters holding one end up following the GST boost, but the gains were restricted by shares of State Bank amid concerns over PSU lenders' assets quality stress. The FMCG sector continued to remain...

Mumbai, 19 May 2017/--/Benchmark Sensex ended in the green at 30,464 in see-saw trade Friday as FMCG counters buzzed following finalisation of GST rates for bulk of the items. However, global volatility arising out of political developments in the US and emerging markets like Brazil held back the...

Mumbai, 18 May 2017/--/Equities went into a tailspin today after a three-session surge, with benchmark Sensex plunging 224 points and Nifty closing below 9,500, as global markets were roiled by the latest crisis surrounding US President Donald Trump. Asian markets nosedived, tracking the biggest...

Mumbai, 13 May 2017/--/The benchmark Sensex zoomed to mark new life highs, while gaining 329.35 points to conclude 30,188.15 for the week, while broader Nifty registered above the key 9,400-level. Investors optimism level increased during the weeks trade, racked up by India Meteorological...

Mumbai, 11 May 2017/--/Extending their record setting run for the second day, benchmarks Sensex and Nifty finished at fresh lifetime highs on Thursday  as sentiment remained upbeat on forecast of a normal monsoon this year. The BSE Sensex edged up by about 3 points to end at 30,250.98, while the...

Mumbai, 10 May 2017/--/Markets were on cloud nine on Wednesday as forecast of a normal monsoon triggered massive buying, lifting benchmarks Sensex and Nifty to their all-time closing highs. The Sensex soared 314 points to end at 30,248, while the broader NSE Nifty finished above the 9,400-mark for...

Mumbai, 9 May 2017/--/Equities ended flat in thin trade today, with benchmark Sensex finishing below the 30,000-mark on lack of positive cues amid a mixed trend overseas. The 30-share index opened in green and advanced to 30,017.82, but later succumbed to profit-booking to hit the day's low of 29,...

Mumbai, 8 May 2017/--/The flagship Sensex witnessed a mild recovery on Monday while the Nifty took back the key 9,300 level on the back of uninterrupted buying by domestic investors even as their foreign counterparts looked the other way. After a strong opening, the BSE 30-share gauge reclaimed...

Mumbai, 6 May 2017/--/Benchmark indices put on a sluggish performance in this truncated week. After posting solid gains in the last week, benchmark indices ended the week in red owing to Friday's steep fall. Domestic and global economic developments kept investors on the watch, throughout the week...