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    Sensex zooms 195 points on strong global cues

    Mumbai: Benchmark BSE Sensex advanced by 195 points in early session today on continuous buying by domestic institutional investors amid strong global leads. The NSE Nifty also went past the 10,300-mark. The 30-share Sensex was trading higher by 194.68 points, or 0.58 per cent, at 33,444.98, with realty, oil and gas, PSU, metal, banking and auto stocks staying in good shape. The gauge had gained 653.12 points in the previous two sessions.

  • Markets to look to Guj polls and economic data

    Mumbai :The stock market will look up to a range of factors like the Gujarat polls, the industrial production and inflation numbers, as well as automobile sales data for direction this week, according to experts.

  • Sensex surges 246 pts, Nifty above 10,200

    Mumbai: Benchmark Sensex surged 246 points in late morning trade on widespread buying in metal, telecom, auto, realty and financial sectors amid firm Asian cues. The 30-share index was trading higher by 246.04 points or0.75 percent at 33,195.25 at 1100 hrs. The broader Nifty too was trading above the key 10,200-level, up by 81.65 points or 0.80 percent at 10,248.35.

  • Sensex reclaims 33,000-mark, up 190 points

    Mumbai: Benchmark BSE Sensex regained the key 33,000 mark at the start of trading today after buying by retail investors and domestic institutions gathered momentum amid strong global cues.

  • Sensex rebounds 149 points in early trade

    Mumbai: The benchmark Sensex staged a strong comeback in early trade today gaining over 149 points on widespread buying by participants amid positive Asian cues.

  • Sensex down 100 points as RBI policy decision looms

    Mumbai: The benchmark BSE Sensex fell further by 100 points in early trade today due to selling in interest-sensitive stocks ahead of RBI’s policy announcement later in the day.

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    Sensex breaks 4-day fall on value buying

    Mumbai: Reversing a four-session slide, benchmark Sensex rose 37 points to end at 32,870 today on value-buying by domestic investors in IT, teck, metal and healthcare stocks.

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    Sensex recovers 140 points on positive GDP data

    Mumbai: The BSE Sensex recovered over 140 points in early session today after fresh buying in bluechips triggered by positive GDP numbers for the September quarter amid mixed Asian cues.

  • Sensex plunges 453 pts on fiscal deficit fears, F&O expiry

    Mumbai: Benchmark Sensex tumbled over 453 points — its biggest single session fall in one year — to close at 33,149.35 today on widespread selling triggered by widening fiscal deficit concerns.

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    Stocks fall ahead of GDP numbers, F&O expiry

    Mumbai: The BSE Sensex fell by 185 points in early session today due to losses in realty, power, PSU, metal and infrastructure stocks amid weak Asian cues. Besides, investors were cautious ahead of September quarter GDP data to be released later in the day.

  • Sensex slips in cautious trade ahead of F&O, GDP data

    Mumbai: Benchmark Sensex shed 16 points to end at 33,602.76 today as investors remained on the sidelines ahead of the expiry of November derivatives and second quarter GDP data.

  • Sensex breaks 8-day rally as GDP data looms

    Mumbai: Breaking eight sessions of gains, the Sensex today fell 106 points as investors took profit and adopted a cautious approach ahead of September-quarter GDP data.

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    Sensex drops 85 points on profit booking

    Mumbai: The benchmark BSE Sensex fell by 85 points in early session today as power, PSU, metal and oil & gas, FMCG and banking stocks retreated after participants booked profits.

  • Sensex drops 107 points as S&P keeps sovereign rating unchanged

    Mumbai: The benchmark BSE Sensex fell by 107 points in early trade today, cutting short its seven-day winning streak as investors reduced their bets after Standard & Poor’s kept India’s sovereign rating unchanged.

  • Sensex goes up 102 points, Nifty above 10,370

    Mumbai: Driven by more liquidity, the Sensex today rose 102 points and the Nifty above 10,370, after the USFed minutes showed differences on the policy path forward. Extending its rally, the 30-share index advanced 101.78points, or 0.30 percent, to 33,689.86. The gauge had gained 827.64 points in the previous six sessions.

  • Mitsubishi Materials shares plunge after fake data scandal

    Tokyo: Shares of Mitsubishi Materials, a division of one of Japan’s biggest conglomerates, plunged over 8 per cent on Friday on the Tokyo Stock Exchange after admitting that its subsidiaries had falsified technical specifications of their products. At 10.30 a.m., an hour and a half after the morning trading session started, shares of Mitsubishi Materials fell 345 points, down 8.44 per cent to 3,745 yen, reports Efe news.

  • Stocks get off to cautious start, IT, realty give support

    Mumbai: The stock market made a sedate start today as the benchmark Sensex rose marginally, leaning on renewed domestic institutional buying. Technology, IT, realty and healthcare stocks found themselves on the buy list. Positive Asian cues came as early pointers for the market. The 30-share index traded higher by another 45.15 points, or 0.13 per cent, at 33,606.70. Sectoral indices such as technology, IT and realty stocks climbed by up to 0.48 per