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  • Sensex up

    Sensex breaks 4-day losing streak; jumps 104 pts

    Mumbai: The market benchmark Sensex today recovered from over one-month lows by rising 104.20 points to 27,563.43 as investors preferred to create positions in IT, capital goods and auto stocks ahead of F&O expiry tomorrow. BSE Sensex managed to end four-day losing streak, in which it had lost close of 1,050 points, as market found immediate support in the continuing fall in crude prices.

  • Sensex Gains

    Sensex gains 62 points in early trade

    Mumbai: A benchmark index of Indian equities markets, the 30-scrip Sensitive Index (Sensex), on Tuesday was trading 61.69 points or 0.22 percent up during the morning session.  The wider 50-scrip Nifty of the National Stock Exchange (NSE) was also trading 22.45 points or 0.27 percent up at 8,383.45 points.  The Sensex of the S&P Bombay Stock Exchange (BSE), which opened at 27,630.21 points, was trading at 27,623.07 points (at 9.28 a.m.) in

  • Sensex

    Greece deal buoys investors, Sensex gains 300 points 

    Mumbai: A barometer index of the Indian equity markets provisionally closed 300 points up on Monday, as investors’ sentiments were buoyed on account of Greece reaching an agreement for a new bailout package.

  • Sensex

    Sensex closes with 87-point gain 

    Mumbai: After two previous sessions of heavy sell-offs, a barometer index of Indian equities provisionally closed in the green with gains of over 87 points on Friday.

  • Sensex

    Sensex gains 88 points in early trade

    Mumbai: A benchmark index of Indian equities markets, the 30-scrip Sensitive Index (Sensex), on Friday was trading at 88.54 points or 0.32 percent up during the morning session. The wider 50-scrip Nifty of the National Stock Exchange (NSE) was also trading at 23.25 points or 0.28 percent up at 8,468.15 points.  The Sensex of the S&P Bombay Stock Exchange (BSE), which opened at 27,973.12 points, was trading at 28,034.34 points (at 9.25

  • India Sensex

    Healthy macro data buoys markets; Sensex gains 240 points

    Mumbai: A slew of positive macro economic data coupled with factoring-in of Greece loan default, led the Indian equity markets to make healthy gains during the mid-afternoon session on Wednesday.

  • Sensex

    Sensex provisionally ends with gains of 136 points 

    Mumbai: The Indian equity markets which were subdued throughout the intra-day trade on the back of Greece loan default, bounced back and provisionally closed in the positive territory .

  • India Sensex

    Indian equities open higher in morning trade

    Mumbai:  A benchmark index for Indian equities, the sensitive index (Sensex) of the Bombay Stock Exchange (BSE), on Thursday opened higher and was trading at 27,743.19 points some 15 minutes after the opening bell. The wider 50-scrip Nifty of the National Stock Exchange (NSE) was also trading higher at 8,366.80 points with a gain of 5.95 points or 0.07 percent. The 30-share Sensex opened at 27,693.65 points against the previous close at 27,660.22 points. At

  • Sensex

    Sensex provisionally closes more than 70 points up 

    Mumbai: A day after it gained over 400 points, a benchmark index of the Indian equities market, the sensitive index (Sensex) of the Bombay Stock Exchange (BSE), provisionally closed more than 70 points higher in the trade session on Tuesday.

  • Sensex

    Sensex jumps 161 pts on positive macro data; Nifty above 8,000

    Mumbai: Rising for the second straight day, the benchmark BSE Sensex today jumped 161 points to 26,586.55 as auto and healthcare shares surged on strong factory output data and steady inflation, while value-buying in beaten-down stocks too added to the upside. Besides, IMD saying that the rainfall was 5 per cent more than the normal limit until now also boosted the sentiment.

  • Sensex

    Sensex up more than 195 points; capital goods stocks rise 

    Mumbai: After three days of consecutive falls, a benchmark index of the Indian equities markets, the 30-scrip BSE Sensitive Index (Sensex), on Friday gained more than 195 points or 0.73 percent during the late-afternoon trade session on Friday.

  • Sensex

    Sensex gains over 6,000 pts; gears for best rally in 5 years

    Mumbai: Riding high on the sentiments, the stock market is gearing up for its best performance in five years with a rally of over 6,000 points in the benchmark Sensex in 2014 — which also saw the investors’ wealth hitting Rs 100 trillion level for the first time in history.

  • stocks

    Sensex, Nifty fall on profit-booking after six-week gains

    Mumbai: Stocks: After six weeks of gains including record-breaking run in November, the benchmark sensex fell nearly 236 points as investors opted for profit-booking at higher levels amid caution in the absence of definite trigger.