Market Watch

Mumbai, 31 Oct 2017/--/The Sensex's four days of record today gave way to its first drop in seven sessions, with investors in metal and IT stocks burning their fingers. The Nifty also came down from record, but managed to close above 10,300. Participants are not lowering their guard yet as they...

Mumbai, 30 Oct 2017/--/Market found itself conquering a fresh peak for the fourth session today, with the Sensex jumping 109 points, as state-owned lenders extended a rally and earnings optimism played out. The surge in buying interest took the 50-share Nifty above 10,350 at the close. The PSB...

Mumbai, 26 Oct 2017/--/Extending their record-setting run for the second session, Sensex and Nifty ended at fresh lifetime highs today on short-covering following derivatives expiry amid optimism over earnings. The BSE Sensex gained 104.63 points to end at 33,147.13, while the broader Nifty...

Mumbai, 24 Oct 2017/--/The BSE Sensex advanced by 0.31% and the broader Nifty closed above the 10,200 mark on Tuesday mainly on the back of gains in banking, FMCG and oil stocks despite profit booking in key bluechips like RIL and Infosys. The 30-share Sensex shuttled between 32,670.37 and 32,502....

Mumbai, 18 Oct 2017/--/Stock markets ended on a flat note Wednesday, just below their record highs, but finished Samvat 2073 with robust gains of over 16 per cent, adding over Rs 25 lakh crore to investors' wealth. The benchmark Sensex has gained 4,642.84 points, or 16.61 per cent, in the Hindu...

Mumbai, 13 Oct 2017/--/The Nifty on Friday shattered all records to close at a life high of 10,167 and the Sensex rallied to an over two-month high as steady inflation and strong IIP numbers did the job for investors looking for triggers. Domestic institutional investors went ahead with more...

Mumbai, 11 Oct 2017/--/Disappointing macro estimates on Wednesday laid investors low as the Sensex and the Nifty squandered their early advantage and ran into losses ahead of the start of the earnings season. The International Monetary Fund (IMF) on Tuesday lowered India's growth projection to 6.7...

Mumbai, 5 Oct 2017/--/The slip Thursday showed up for the market after a four-day winning spell when the Sensex ended with losses and the Nifty settled below the crucial 9,900 as investors jostled to take money off the table. Concerns about foreign capital flying out remained. On the macro front...

Mumbai, 3 Oct 2017/--/Stocks hit all the right notes after a long weekend and remained well above the baseline throughout the day as the Sensex Tuesday jumped 214 points ahead of the outcome of the RBI monetary policy meet. The Nifty too did not disappoint, which again settled above the crucial 9,...

Mumbai, 22 Sep 2017/--/Stock benchmarks on Friday came under panic attack and closed the day with losses of over 1 per cent due to fears of fiscal maths going haywire because of an imminent government spending push to revive the economy. The risk-off mode was on full display in light of a fresh...

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...