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  • Sensex falls 155 points on profit-booking, global cues

    Mumbai: The BSE Sensex tumbled over 155 points today to close below the 38,000-mark as investors booked profits amid lacklustre global cues. SBI was the biggest loser in the Sensex pack, diving 3.79 per cent, after the lender reported a hefty loss of Rs 4,876 crore for the June quarter.

  • Sensex retreats from record high, down 106 points

    Mumbai: Retreating from its lifetime high, the BSE Sensex dropped 106 points in opening trade today on profit-booking in recent gainers amid a weak trend at other Asian markets. The 30-share barometer fell by 106.02 points or 0.27 per cent to 37,918.35, with banking, PSU, metal, realty and FMCG stocks falling up to 0.30 per cent.

  • Sensex zooms 137 points, closes above 38k-mark for first time

    Mumbai: Benchmark Sensex soared 137 points today to close above the 38,000-mark for the first time, while the broader Nifty too ended at a fresh lifetime high on unabated buying by participants. ICICI Bank was the top gainer in the Sensex pack, surging 4.64 per cent, followed by Axis Bank at 3.86 per cent and SBI 2.53 per cent.

  • Sensex hits historic 38,000 mark; Nifty tops 11,495

    Mumbai: The BSE Sensex hit the 38,000 level for the first time today on widespread buying in banking, energy and PSU stocks amid unabated inflows by domestic and foreign institutional investors.

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    Sensex, Nifty surge to record highs

    Mumbai: Benchmarks ended at fresh lifetime highs today, powered by a rally in market heavyweight RIL and banking stocks amid mixed global cues.

  • Sensex rises 110 points, Nifty above 10,400

    Mumbai: Benchmark Sensex rose over 110 points while the Nifty recaptured the 11,400-mark in opening trade today on unabated buying by foreign funds amid firm Asian cues. The 30-share Sensex advanced by 110.06 points, or 0.29 per cent, to 37,775.86. The gauge had slipped 26.09 points in the previous session.

  • Sensex slips from record on profit-booking; Nifty end at new high

    Mumbai: BSE Sensex retreated from record levels to end marginally down by 26.09 points at 37,665.80 today in a volatile trade as investors booked profit in recent gainers such as Reliance Industries, Adani Ports and SBI.

  • Sensex, Nifty open at record high; pare gains amid trade war worries

    Mumbai: The benchmark BSE Sensex pared initial gains after hitting a record high of 37,876.87 in early trade today as investors turned cautious amid escalating global trade war concerns. The 30-share index rose 184.98 points, or 0.49 per cent, to hit a new peak of 37,876.87. Market sentiment, however, turned cautious as the index pared gains trading 40.13 points, or 0.11 per cent higher at 37,732.02 at 0950 Hrs.

  • Sensex hits record high of 37,790; Nifty breaches 11,400 mark

    Mumbai: Extending Friday’s rally, the benchmark BSE Sensex jumped over 200 points to record a new high of 37,790.72 in early trade, and NSE Nifty breached the 11,400 mark today on widespread buying by consumer durables, PSU and banking counters amid firm Asian cues.

  • Sensex plunges 356 pts, Nifty drops below 11,300-mark

    Mumbai: Benchmark Sensex tanked 356 points to close at a one-week low of 37,165.16 today, while the NSE Nifty ended below the 10,300-mark on widespread selling amid weak global cues.  Asian and European stocks dropped as the latest escalation in the Sino-US trade spat weighed on investor sentiment.

  • Sensex, Nifty scale fresh lifetime highs ahead of RBI policy decision

    Mumbai: Breaking all previous records, the BSE Sensex advanced by over 80 points to hit a new peak of 37,690.23, while the Nifty scaled a fresh high of 11,378.95 in opening trade ahead of the Reserve Bank’s bi-monthly policy meet outcome due later in the day. The 30-share index surged 83.65 points, or 0.22 per cent, to an all-time high of 37,690.23.

  • Sensex falls over 100 pts to snap six-day record run

    Mumbai: Benchmark Sensex slipped from life highs to fall over 100 points to 37,381.05 today as markets took a breather after six consecutive record-setting sessions. Weak trend in other Asian markets, muted earnings and fresh foreign capital outflows weighed on investor sentiment here.

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    Sensex, Nifty scale new records for 6th day on corporate earnings

    Mumbai: Market benchmark BSE Sensex rose by 157 points to close at new life-time high of 37,494.40, continuing its record-setting spree for the sixth session driven by gains in index majors like Reliance and Bharti Airtel.  The broader NSE Nifty settled up 41.20 points, or 0.37 per cent, at a fresh record high of 11,319.55, bettering its previous all-time of 11,278.35 hit on Friday following better-than-expected earnings by corporates.

  • Sensex hits all-time high of 37,496.80; Nifty hits 11,300

    Mumbai: Smashing all previous records, the BSE Sensex rose by over 150 points to 37,496.80, while the Nifty hit a fresh high of 11,300 in opening trade ahead of RBI policy meet beginning today.

  • Sensex breaches 37,000-mark for first time; Nifty hits new peak at 11,100

    Mumbai: The BSE Sensex hit the 37,000 level for the first time today on widespread buying in capital goods, FMCG, realty and banking stocks amid heavy buying by domestic institutional investors and positive global cues. NSE Nifty too touched a new peak of 11,172.20.