Market Watch

Mumbai, 18 Sep 2017/--/The benchmark Nifty today climbed to new life high of 10,167.15 and the Sensex surged over 235 points in the opening session on fresh capital inflows by foreign funds amid positive global cues. The rally came on the back of buying in capital goods, auto, power, PSU and...

Mumbai, 13 Sep 2017/--/Both Sensex and Nifty on Wednesday settled almost at their previous level after early gains were offset by fag-end weakness amid uninterrupted capital outflows by foreign funds. Sentiment took a dramatic turn downwards, particularly in the last one hour of trading, given a...

Mumbai, 6 Sep 2017/--/See-sawing stocks on Wednesday failed to stand up to selling pressure and ended with losses, with the Sensex hitting a one-week low, bogged down by a dogfight between the US and North Korea over the latter's nuclear programme. The rupee stoked more worries, slumping to a...

Mumbai, 4 Sep 2017/--/North Korea's latest act of defiance with the testing of hydrogen bomb in spite of repeated US warnings today gave markets more pain as Sensex and Nifty both registered losses, snapping three days of gains. Pyongyang on Sunday claimed that it had successfully tested a hydrogen...

Mumbai, 28 Aug 2017/--/The benchmark BSE Sensex advanced 179 points and the NSE Nifty reclaimed the 9,900-mark in early trade today on strong gains in IT, pharma and FMCG stocks. Positive global cues too influenced the investor sentiment. The 30-share index was trading higher by 179 points, or 0....

Mumbai, 17 Aug 2017/--/Stocks consolidated their gains on Thursday after US Fed minutes signalled uncertainties over near-term rate hikes. RBI's own concern over inflation in its minutes dragged banking stocks down. Auto and healthcare shares too registered losses. "Investors showed confidence...

Mumbai, 10 Aug 2017/--/The muscle-flexing by the US and North Korea ratcheted up global worries and made investors a lot more anxious on Thursday, with the Sensex crashing 267 points to a one-month low and the Nifty below 9,900. Both snapped back into loss for the fourth straight day. The Korean...

Mumbai, 3 Aug 2017/--/Stock markets moved down for the second session on Thursday as the Sensex ended with a loss of 239 points after banking, realty and auto stocks struggled owing to concerns over direction of the monetary policy. The Reserve Bank yesterday lowered the repo rate by 25 basis...

Mumbai, 28 Jul 2017/--/Stock markets saw a price correction on the first session of the new derivative series on Friday as the Sensex and the Nifty ran up losses at the close amid muted corporate earnings. Leads from global markets were not supportive either. The selling took hold at the start of...

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...