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  • Sensex rebounds over 150 points in opening trade

    Mumbai: The BSE Sensex rebounded over 150 points in opening trade Thursday on value-buying in select bluechip stocks, recovery in rupee and fall in global crude oil prices, but pared some gains on mixed Asian trend. The 30-share BSE index recovered by 164.46 points, or 0.43 per cent, to 38,182.77 in opening trade. It, however, lost some steam and was trading 48.46 points, or 0.13 per cent, higher at 38,066.87 at 0940

  • Rupee recovers from all-time low, up 20 paise against US dollar      

    Mumbai: The rupee recovered from its all-time low of 71.58 and strengthened by 20 paise to 71.38 against the US dollar in opening trade at the interbank foreign exchange market Wednesday on fresh foreign capital inflows. The domestic currency had lost 37 paise to end at a fresh lifetime low of 71.58 against the resurgent dollar Tuesday as persistent trade worries and macro concerns continued to proliferate.

  • Rupee rises 21 paise to 68.36 against US dollar

    Mumbai: The rupee strengthened 21 paise to trade at 68.36 against the US dollar in morning session at the interbank forex market today. Fresh selling of the American unit by exporters and banks and fall in global crude oil prices boosted the domestic currency.

  • Rupee gains 38 paise against dollar in early trade

    Mumbai: The rupee strengthened by 38 paise to 66.84 against the dollar at the Interbank Foreign Exchange in early trade today on increased selling of the US currency by exporters and banks amidst higher opening in the domestic equity market. Besides, weakness in the dollar against other currencies overseas after the Federal Reserve kept interest rates unchanged, supported the rupee.

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    Rupee gains 4 paise against dollar in early trade

    Mumbai: The rupee rose marginally by 4 paise to 66.79 against the US dollar in early trade today at the Interbank Foreign Exchange on fresh selling of the American currency by exporters and banks.

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    Rupee gains 3 paise against dollar in early trade

    Mumbai: The rupee edged higher by three paise to 66.46 against the US dollar in early trade today at the Interbank Foreign Exchange on continued selling of the American currency by exporters and banks.

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    Rupee snaps 3-day gains, down 3 paise to 66.03 vs USD

    Mumbai: Snapping 3-day winning spree, the rupee declined marginally by 3 paise to 66.03 per dollar on fresh demand for the US currency from banks and importers. The rupee opened higher at 65.95 per dollar as against yesterday’s closing level of 66.00 at the Interbank Foreign Exchange (Forex) market and firmed up further to 65.90 on initial dollar selling by exporters.

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    Rupee extends gains, up 10 paise vs dollar in early trade

    Mumbai: The rupee advanced by 10 paise to 65.90 against the dollar in early trade today on sustained selling of the American currency by exporters and banks. Forex dealers said a strong opening in domestic equity markets supported the rupee, but dollar’s strength against other currencies overseas capped gains. The rupee had firming up by 10 paise to 66 against the dollar in yesterday’s trade on fag-end selling of the American currency by banks and exporters on

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    Rupee gains 11 paise against dollar

    Mumbai: The rupee appreciated by 11 paise to 66.20 against the US dollar in early trade today on increased selling of the American currency by exporters. Besides, weakness in dollar against other currencies overseas ahead of the US retail data supported the domestic unit, forex dealers said. They, however, said a lower opening of the domestic equity markets, disappointing IIP numbers and rising retail inflation, capped the rupee’s gain. The rupee had gained 13 paise to

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    Rupee gains 19 paise at 65.77 against dollar in early trade

    Mumbai: The rupee rose by 19 paise at 65.77 against the US dollar in early trade today at the Interbank Foreign Exchange after the Reserve Bank cut interest rates by 0.50 per cent yesterday. Forex dealers said besides a higher opening in domestic equity market, the dollar’s weakness against other currencies overseas, supported the rupee. The domestic currency had gained nine paise to close at 65.96 against the US currency in yesterday’s trade on
    persistent selling of dollars

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    Rupee snaps 7-day losing streak Vs USD, closes 10 paise higher

    Mumbai: Snapping its 7-day losing streak, the rupee today closed 10 paise higher at 65 against the US dollar on fresh selling of greenback by banks and exporters on hopes of resumption of foreign capital inflows into equity markets. The rupee resumed lower at 65.19 as against yesterday’s closing level of 65.10 and dropped further to 65.34 on initial dollar demand from banks and importers in view of a firm greenback in the

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    Rupee lets go of gains, trades flat at 63.76

    Mumbai: The Indian rupee gave up its early gains and was trading almost flat at 63.76 against the US currency in late-morning deals on bouts of dollar selling by banks and exporters amid persistent foreign capital inflows into the domestic equity market.

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    Rupee recoups 17 paise at 63.96 in early trade

    Mumbai: The rupee recovered 17 paise at 63.96 against the dollar in early trade today, snapping its two-day losing run, on fresh selling of the US currency by exporters amid fall in global crude prices. Forex dealers said a weakening dollar against some currencies overseas and early gains in domestic equity markets supported the rupee. The rupee had shed 9 paise to end at 64.13 against the US dollar on Friday on sustained demand for the American

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    Rupee recovers by 2 paise to 64.02 in late morning deals

    Mumbai: The Indian rupee pared its initial losses to recover by 2 paise to 64.02 against the American unit in late morning deals on bouts of dollar selling by banks and exporters amid rally in domestic equities.

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    Rupee gains 6 paise to 63.85 against dollar in early trade

    Mumbai: The rupee strengthened by 6 paise to 63.85 against the dollar in early trade today on increased selling of the US currency by exporters and banks amid firm domestic equity markets. Forex dealers said that weakness in the dollar against other currencies overseas also supported the rupee. Yesterday, the rupee ended 25 paise higher at 63.91 against the US dollar on fresh selling of the American currency by banks and exporters. Meanwhile, the benchmark BSE Sensex rose 132.42

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    Rupee gains 8 paise against dollar on foreign capital inflows

    Mumbai: Snapping its five-day falling spree, the rupee rose 8 paise to 63.76 against the US dollar in early trade today on fresh selling of the American currency by exporters and banks amid a higher opening in the domestic equity market. Selling of the American currency by exporters and banks supported the rupee, but the dollar’s firmness against euro and other currencies overseas capped the gains, dealers said. Besides, a higher opening in domestic equity market

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    Rupee gains 8 paise to 63.76 against dollar

    Mumbai: Rising for the third straight day, the rupee strengthened by another 8 paise to 63.76 against the dollar in early trade today at the Interbank Foreign Exchange on sustained selling of the US currency by exporters and banks as the current account deficit shrank in the fourth quarter. CAD narrowed sharply to USD 1.3 billion, or 0.2 per cent of GDP, on a sequential basis, mainly on account of a lower trade gap. Forex

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    Rupee gains back 8 paise to 63.93 against dollar

    Mumbai: Breaking its 3-day falling spree, the rupee recovered 8 paise to 63.93 against the US dollar in early trade today at the Interbank Foreign Exchange on fresh selling of the American currency by exporters. Besides, forex dealers said, a higher opening in the domestic equity market propped up the rupee. They said, however, month-end demand for the greenback from importers and the dollar’s strength against other currencies overseas restricted the gains. The rupee had lost three paise

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    Rupee extends gains for 2nd session, up 12 paise

    Mumbai: Continuing its rising streak for the second straight session, the rupee today moved up by another 12 paise to close at 63.52 per dollar on sustained selling of the American currency by banks and exporters. Expectation of foreign capital inflows following strong recovery in the equity market also boosted the rupee value.