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  • Sensex falls 188 points on global cues, weak macro data

    Mumbai: Benchmark Sensex tumbled over 188 points to close at 37,663.56 today, tracking weak global cues on concerns over Turkey’s financial crisis amid sustained foreign fund outflows.

  • 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 falls 126 points following US Federal Reserve’s rate hike

    Mumbai: Equities slipped back into the red today after a three-day winning run as investors turned cautious following US Federal Reserve’s rate hike. The BSE 30-share Sensex fell by 126.09, or 0.35 per cent to quote at 35,613.07 in early trade, with IT, PSU, oil and gas, teck, banking and realty indices trading in the negative zone.

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    Sensex back in red, slips 109 pts to hit fresh 19-month low

    Mumbai: Equities again slipped after taking a day’s breather as the BSE Sensex dropped by 109 points to end at a fresh 19-month low of 24,825.04, tracking a weak trend in other Asian markets on renewed China’s growth concerns.

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    Sensex slips into negative zone; falls 71 pts in mid-session

    Mumbai: The benchmark BSE Sensex slipped into the negative zone by falling over 71 points and the broader Nifty was marginally lower by 20 points during mid-session trade as participants booked profits amid weak global cues.

  • Sensex Red down

    Sensex trades down 83 points or 0.30 percent; healthcare stocks fall

    Mumbai: A day after it lost over 300 points, a benchmark index of the Indian equities markets, the 30-scrip Sensitive Index (Sensex), was trading in the red during the afternoon session on Tuesday.  It was trading down 83 points or 0.30 percent.  The wider 50-scrip Nifty of the National Stock Exchange (NSE) was also trading in the negative zone. It was down 23 points or 0.27 percent at 8,347.25 points.  The Sensex

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    Sensex loses more ground, down over 40 points

    Mumbai: The benchmark BSE Sensex fell further by over 40 points in early trade today, extending its yesterday’s slide due to continued selling by participants amid mixed Asian cues. The 30-share index was trading lower by 40.86 points, or 0.14 per cent, at 27,603.02, with stocks of oil & gas, power, realty, PSUs, auto and IT sectors pulling it down. On similar lines, the NSE Nifty shed 15.80 points, or 0.34 per cent, at 8,341.50. The Sensex

  • Sensex Red down

    Sensex falls 55 points, nifty down 0.50 pc

    Mumbai: The benchmark BSE Sensex fell by 55 points and the NSE Nifty dropped half a per cent in the late morning trade today on heavy selling pressure mainly in tech, healthcare, banking and auto sectors. Market momentum bore a cautious trend over ongoing Q4 earning result season, a broker said. Shares from midcap and smallcap companies also witnessed selling pressure, while oil & gas, metal and realty saw buying interest.

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    Sensex falls for 6th day, down 50 pts to nearly 10-week low

    Mumbai: Ahead of March derivative contract expiry, the benchmark Sensex today closed 50 points down to nearly 10-week low of 28,111.83 on losses in capital goods, power and metal stocks, extending its string of losses to the sixth straight session. Sensex constituents such as L&T, SBI, TCS, NTPC, ONGC, GAIL, Coal India, Tata Steel, BHEL and Tata Power suffered losses. ICICI Bank, Tata Motors, Sun Pharma, Wipro, M&M and Sesa Sterlite notched up

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    Sensex down 78 points; auto stocks drop

    Mumbai: A benchmark index of Indian equities markets, the 30-scrip Sensitive Index (Sensex), on Friday was trading 77.74 points or 0.27 percent down as auto stocks fell. The wider 50-scrip Nifty of the National Stock Exchange (NSE) also trading 30.25 points or 0.35 percent down at 8,604.40 points.  The Sensex of the S&P Bombay Stock Exchange (BSE), which opened at 28,465.44 points, was trading at 28,391.93 points (at 9.18 a.m.) in the early

  • Sensex snaps 3-day rise, falls 160 pts on oil, profit-booking

    Mumbai: Retreating from one-week highs, the benchmark Sensex today slipped about 160 points to 27,425.73 on profit-booking after a three-day robust rally and negative sentiment as global crude prices slid towards six-year lows.

  • Sensex plunges 297 pts on F&O expiry day; oil cos stocks fall

    Mumbai: The benchmark Sensex today fell over 297 points, posting its biggest drop in one week, to end at 27,208.61 on the December F&O expiry day, weighed down by heavy losses in BHEL, GAIL and ONGC shares.

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    Sensex falls 195 pts, Nifty below 8,300-mark on poll outcome

    Mumbai: The Sensex fell over 195 points to 27,506.46 and Nifty dipped below 8,300-level as participants indulged in profit-booking amidst poll trends suggesting a hung assembly in J&K and the BJP inching towards forming government in Jharkhand.

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    Sensex down; metal stocks plunge

    Mumbai: A benchmark index of Indian equities markets Friday was trading 77.78 points or 0.29 percent down as metal stocks plunged.

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    Sensex falls from record high on profit-booking, down 25 pts

    Mumbai:  The benchmark BSE index Sensex today retreated from record high by losing over 25 points in early trade as investors booked profits in recent outperformers, mainly capital goods, oil and gas and power sector stocks.

  • Sensex declines 124 points at midsession on higher tax proposals

    Mumbai: Wiping out early gains, the BSE benchmark Sensex was trading 124 points lower at mid session today with investor community hair-splitting various budget proposals like higher taxes on corporates and individuals and reduction in Securities Transaction Tax.