Market Watch

Mumbai, 1 Dec 2016/--/After four days of gains, markets succumbed to profit-booking on Thursday, with benchmark Sensex slipping 93 points to finish at 26,559, pressured by sustained foreign capital outflows amid mixed macro indicators. Sentiment soured after November manufacturing PMI decelerated...

Mumbai, 30 Nov 2016/--/Markets rallied for the fourth consecutive session on Wednesday, with the benchmark Sensex surging 259 points to end at a fresh two-week high of 26,652 driven by upbeat global cues on strengthening oil prices. Consumer durables, banking, finance, capital goods, industrials...

Mumbai, 29 Nov 2016/--/Benchmark Sensex surrendered much of its early gains on Tuesday on widespread caution ahead of release of GDP data as it ended at over two-week high of 26,394 on sustained buying amid mixed global cues. Auto, telecom, consumer durables, energy, industrials and capital goods...

Mumbai, 28 Nov 2016/--/In a volatile trade, BSE Sensex moved up by another 34 points to end at 26,350.17 on sustained buying mainly in telecom, power, realty and auto, but banking stocks were under pressure as RBI unexpectedly increased the CRR to 100 per cent on incremental deposits. Besides...

Mumbai, 26 Nov 2016/--/Both the benchmark Sensex and broader Nifty successfully bounced-back from its worst dip to reclaim the psychological 26K-level and the key 8,000-level posting its first weekly gains after four weeks of losses. FII's constant offloading Indian stocks over potential US rate...

Mumbai, 25 Nov 2016/--/Market bounced back as the BSE sensex recovered sharply by 456 pts to close above 26K at 26,316.34 on fresh buying from operators mainly in IT, Teck and Healthcare counters on the first day of December contract amidst higher Asian cues despite foreign capital outflows....

Mumbai, 23 Nov 2016/--/Extending its gains for the second day, the Sensex ended above the 26,000-level today, driven by short-covering in realty, metal and healthcare stocks ahead of November series expiry tomorrow amid buoyant global cues. The 30-share pack resumed higher at 26,101.33 and hovered...

Mumbai, 22 Nov 2016/--/Sensex snapped its six-day losing streak by rebounding 196 points Tuesday on fresh buying in metal, realty, auto and energy counters and short covering ahead of November-series expiry amid improving global cues. In the process, the index has come off its six-month low hit on...

Mumbai, 21 Nov 2016/--/Market fell for the sixth straight session, with Sensex tumbling over 385 points to hit a fresh six-month low of 25,765.14 and Nifty plunging below the key 8,000-mark on across-the-board sell off amid concerns over the impact of demonetisation coupled with foreign fund...

Mumbai, 17 Nov 2016/--/Dropping for the fourth straight session, the Sensex Thursday slumped to its six-month low amid heightened risk aversion, sparked by foreign capital outflows and lingering worries over the government's demonetisation decision. BSE benchmark Sensex slumped over 71 points in...

Mumbai, 16 Nov 2016/--/Sensex gave up its initial gains and ended marginally lower, pulled down by consumer durables, healthcare and metal counters following a bout of fag-end profit booking, while the Nifty managed to close above the 8,100-mark. Participants are keeping an eye on the Winter...

Mumbai, 8 Nov 2016/--/BSE Sensex on Tuesday rose for the second straight session to close over 132 points higher and NSE Nifty reclaimed the crucial 8,500-level, enthused by revived global sentiments following improved prospects of Hillary Clinton's win in Tuesday's US election. The sentiment-...

Mumbai, 7 Nov 2016/--/Ending its five-session losing run, BSE benchmark Sensex on Monday recouped nearly 185 points on positive global sentiments as chances of Hillary Clinton in the US election brightened following a relief from FBI in personal email server probe. The US elections and outcome...

Mumbai, 4 Nov 2016/--/Spooked investors remained hesitant for the fifth session in a row amid uncertainty over US election result, pulling Sensex 156 points to near four-month low of 27,274.15 led by huge sell-off in pharma counters. For the week, the first of the new Samvat Year 2073, the Sensex...

Mumbai, 3 Nov 2016/--/Global uncertainty over Donald Trump's likely strong show in US election has also spooked Indian markets, with Sensex extending losses for the fourth day by shedding 97 points to close at a nearly four-month low of 27,430.28 and Nifty dipping below the crucial 8,500-mark. The...

Mumbai, 2 Nov 2016/--/Sensex crashed 349 points, its biggest single-day fall in nearly three weeks, to close at 27,527.22, reflecting pessimism across world markets after a new poll showed Donald Trump nosing ahead of Hillary Clinton in the US presidential race. The NSE Nifty also succumbed to...

Mumbai, 1 Nov 2016/--/The benchmark BSE Sensex wiped out early gains to close 53.60 points lower at 27,876.61 Tuesday following selling in key bluechip IT and tech counters ahead of key US Federal Reserve meet. Despite buoyant sentiment on account of robust manufacturing performance in October, the...

Mumbai, 27 Oct 2016/--/The stock market Thursday moved without a clear direction, but some signs of revival in corporate earnings meant the benchmark Sensex wiped out early losses to end with a paltry gain of 79 points. Investors placed bets to cover their short positions on a day when October...

Mumbai, 26 Oct 2016/--/Bad loan worries came back to haunt market as the Sensex slid for the second day by plunging 255 points, led by banking stocks after Axis Bank's sharp drop in quarterly profit suggested all is not well on the NPA front. Weak global leads following tumbling oil prices and the...

Mumbai, 25 Oct 2016/--/A deepening mystery over Cyrus Mistry s ouster as Tata Sons Chairman and profit-booking ahead of expiry of futures and options October contract on coming Thursday pulled down the S&P BSE benchmark sensex by 88 pts to close at 28,091.42 and NSE Nifty by 18 pts to 8,691.30...

Mumbai, 24 Oct 2016/--/Domestic stocks took on more strength on positive cues from Europe as the benchmark Sensex rallied nearly 102 points to hit a three-week high of 28,179 ahead of a crucial meeting between the government and top management of banks on NPAs. But caution set in after some key...

Mumbai, 22 Oct 2016/--/Stocks were broadly higher during the volatile week as the BSE benchmark Sensex reclaimed the psychological 28,000-level by gaining 403.58 points and Nifty finished well above the key 8,600-level. The positive opening of the week was wobbled by global nervousness over fresh...

Mumbai, 21 Oct 2016/--/Market showed some signs of restraint as the Sensex ended up in the red on Friday after RIL earnings failed to move investors and on heightened prospects of a US rate hike amid mixed Asian cues. However, for the week, the Sensex and the Nifty recorded gains by rising 403.58...

Mumbai, 20 Oct 2016/--/Stocks made some headway on Thursday as the benchmark Sensex rebounded by over 145 points to close at 28,129.84, a two-week high, driven by financials and metal and underpinned by earnings traction and upbeat global cues. Sentiment got a lift from positive Asian indices after...

Mumbai, 19 Oct 2016/--/After its biggest single-day gain in nearly five months in the previous session, market Wednesday caved in meekly as the Sensex closed the day lower after investors booked profit and global conditions stayed mixed. Much of the profit-booking happened in FMCG, realty and...