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Sensex ends 139 points higher; TCS rallies nearly 5%

Sectorally, metal, auto and IT stocks were leading gainers amid sustained foreign fund inflow. Equity benchmark Sensex added another 139 points on Monday, marking third straight session of gains, as encouraging start of the earnings season by IT major TCS boosted investors’ sentiment. After rising over 200 points intra-day, the 30-share BSE index finally settled […]

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Rupee opens marginally higher against US dollar

Meanwhile, the benchmark BSE Sensex rose 83.10 points, or 0.22 per cent, to 38,178.17 in early trade. The rupee edged 2 paise higher to 68.51 against the US dollar in early trade Tuesday ahead of the Federal Reserve’s policy meet. Besides the greenback’s weakness against some currencies overseas, increased selling of the American currency by […]

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Sensex reclaims 36,000, Nifty above 10,850

Continuing its rising spree for the fourth session, benchmark BSE Sensex reclaimed the 36,000 mark by jumping over 200 points on Wednesday tracking positive cues from global markets on rising hopes that the U.S. and China would strike a deal to end their trade tiff. Moreover, optimistic buying by investors ahead of Q3 earnings season […]

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Sensex dips 378 pts, Dena Bank down 20 per cent

The sentiment was also subdued after reports said the government was contemplating direct transfers worth Rs 4,000 an acre per season for farmers, among other incentives, which will likely have a substantial financial implication on the exchequer. India’s benchmark indices on Thursday plunged for the second straight session as investors fretted over the fiscal impact […]

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Rupee rises 24 paise against USD on fresh fund inflow, easing crude prices

Foreign institutional investors (FIIs) bought shares worth Rs 277.38 crore Wednesday, provisional data showed. The rupee appreciated 24 paise to 72.07 against the US dollar at the interbank foreign exchange Thursday on fresh foreign fund inflows and easing crude oil prices. Foreign institutional investors (FIIs) bought shares worth Rs 277.38 crore Wednesday, provisional data showed. […]

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Sensex down over 100 points on weak global cues

The BSE Sensex was trading 114.08 points, or 0.32 per cent, lower at 35,123.60. It had dropped 226.45 points in opening trade. Benchmark stock indices opened on a negative note Friday following weak global cues after the US Federal Reserve left key interest rates on hold last night, but hinted a rate hike next month. […]