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Sensex closes a tad high; metal, capital goods stocks up (Lead)


June 20th, 2012 - 6:34 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, June 20 (IANS) A benchmark index for Indian equities markets Wednesday closed 36.83 points high, led by buying in metal, capital goods and health care stocks.The 30-scrip sensitive ... Read more...

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Sensex closes below 16,000-mark amid growth worries (Round-up)


June 1st, 2012 - 7:00 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, June 1 (IANS) A benchmark index for Indian equities markets Friday plunged 253 points to close below the 16,000-mark amid concerns over slowing economic growth and weak global ... Read more...

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Sensex falls 126 points on weak rupee and global cues (Lead)


May 30th, 2012 - 6:43 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, May 30 (IANS) A benchmark index for Indian equities markets fell over 126 points Wednesday as weakness in the rupee recurred. Automobile, consumer durables and realty stocks faced ... Read more...

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Sensex plunges 277 points on weak global cues (Roundup)


April 23rd, 2012 - 7:15 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, April 23 (IANS) Indian equities markets closed lower Monday with a benchmark index falling 277.16 points. Realty, banking and telecom stocks were among the worst losers as weak ... Read more...

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Sensex closes 345 points up on tax clarification


March 30th, 2012 - 6:17 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, March 30 (IANS) Indian equities markets shot up on the last trading day of the fiscal with a benchmark index closing 345 points higher Friday after Finance Minister ... Read more...

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Sensex languishes in afternoon trade


March 29th, 2012 - 4:18 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, March 29 (IANS) A benchmark index for Indian equities Thursday continued to rule in the red in afternoon trade, having started on a weak note. Negative cues from ... Read more...

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Sensex slips 136 points, consumer durables, banking stocks lose (Lead)


March 28th, 2012 - 6:51 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, March 28 (IANS) A benchmark index for Indian equities Wednesday closed 136 points lower on widespread selling and weak global cues. Consumer durables, realty and banking and PSU ... Read more...

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Sensex in red in afternoon trade, consumer durables slip


March 28th, 2012 - 2:59 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, March 28 (IANS) A benchmark index for Indian equities was ruling in the negative in afternoon trade Wednesday amid range-bound volatility. Consumer durables, realty and banking stocks were ... Read more...

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Sensex in see-saw trade, consumer durables, realty stocks up


March 27th, 2012 - 2:07 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, March 27 (IANS) A benchmark index for Indian equities markets was trading in the green around Tuesday noon amid positive Asian cues and volatility. The 30-scrip sensitive ... Read more...

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Sensex slips to two-month low over tax issues (Roundup)


March 26th, 2012 - 7:27 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, March 26 (IANS) Indian equities markets closed lower Monday with a benchmark index falling 309 points to a two-month low as traders feared the government was planning to ... Read more...

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Sensex in red, realty, banking under selling


March 26th, 2012 - 2:28 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, March 26 (IANS) Indian equities markets were trading in the red Monday noon with realty, banking and power stocks under selling pressure amid weak cues from other Asian ... Read more...

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Sensex recovers, closes 165 points up on value buying (Roundup)


March 23rd, 2012 - 7:56 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, March 23 (IANS) Amid volatile trade, a benchmark index for Indian equities markets Friday closed 165 points higher, led by buying in recently battered stocks. Global cues were, ... Read more...

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Markets quiet in noon trade, FMCG, IT scrips gain


March 23rd, 2012 - 1:43 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, March 23 (IANS) Indian equities markets were trading in a tight but volatile range Friday, with a benchmark index managing to creep up into the green after a ... Read more...

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Sensex closes 285 points higher despite dull global cues (Roundup)


March 21st, 2012 - 7:49 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, March 21 (IANS) Helped by robust buying in capital goods and realty stocks, a benchmark index for Indian equities markets zoomed in the second half of trade Wednesday, ... Read more...

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Sensex closes 302 points higher (Lead)


March 21st, 2012 - 5:15 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, March 21 (IANS) A benchmark index for Indian equities markets soared in the second half of trade Wednesday, closing 302 points higher, helped by robust buying in capital ... Read more...

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Sensex rises in afternoon trade, capital goods scrips lead


March 21st, 2012 - 2:23 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, March 21 (IANS) A benchmark index for Indian markets rose 149 points in afternoon trade Wednesday, creeping up after a lacklustre start. Capital goods, realty and telecom stocks ... Read more...

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Sensex snaps out of three-day losing streak (Roundup)


March 20th, 2012 - 6:53 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, March 20 (IANS) A benchmark index for Indian markets Tuesday closed amid high volatility on a lacklustre note but snapped a three-day losing streak. Global cues were negative ... Read more...

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Sensex off day’s highs, holding in green


March 20th, 2012 - 1:41 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, March 20 (IANS) A benchmark index for Indian markets Tuesday was ruling 76 points higher in noon trade, slipping from the day's highs, but still supported by gaining ... Read more...

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Sensex closes lower for third consecutive day (Lead)


March 19th, 2012 - 6:24 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, March 19 (IANS) A benchmark index for Indian markets closed 193 points lower amid heavy selling in realty, power and capital goods scrips Monday in its third consecutive ... Read more...

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Sensex weak, IT, capital goods under selling pressure


March 19th, 2012 - 2:33 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, March 19 (IANS) A benchmark index for Indian markets Monday was ruling 130 points lower in afternoon trade amid selling in IT, telecom and capital goods scrips.The 30-scrip ... Read more...

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Indian markets quiet ahead of budget


March 16th, 2012 - 12:06 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, March 16 (IANS) India equities markets were quiet as investors stayed on the sidelines eying the federal budget to be presented by Finance Minister Pranab Mukherjee Friday.The 30-scrip ... Read more...

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Sensex closes 243.45 points lower (Second Lead)


March 15th, 2012 - 9:10 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, March 15 (IANS) Indian equities closed in the red Thursday, with a benchmark index slipping 238 points as investors were disappointed after the Reserve Bank of India (RBI) ... Read more...

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Markets quiet before monetary policy announcement


March 15th, 2012 - 12:34 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, March 15 (IANS) Indian equities markets were trading quiet Thursday with investors eyeing the Reserve Bank of India's monetary policy decision due at 11 a.m. A benchmark index ... Read more...

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Sensex closes 105 points up, at three-week high (Roundup)


March 14th, 2012 - 7:02 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, March 14 (IANS) A benchmark index for Indian markets Wednesday closed within striking distance of the 18,000 mark, gaining 105 points. It was at a three-week high with ... Read more...

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Sensex slips after touching 18,000 points


March 14th, 2012 - 1:31 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, March 14 (IANS) A benchmark index for Indian markets slipped Wednesday after breaching the 18,000 point mark but continued to stay in the green ahead of the ... Read more...

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Sensex on a two-week high on higher advance tax payout hopes (Roundup)


March 13th, 2012 - 7:14 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, March 13 (IANS) A benchmark index for Indian markets rose to a two-week high Tuesday, closing 225 points higher as traders were enthused by indications of higher advance ... Read more...

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Sensex holds on to gains, metals, realty scrips gain


March 13th, 2012 - 2:04 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, March 13 (IANS) A benchmark index for Indian markets Tuesday noon continued to hold on to morning gains even as traders awaited some positive announcement from the budget ... Read more...

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Sensex closes 84 points up ahead of rate review, budget (Roundup)


March 12th, 2012 - 6:00 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, March 12 (IANS) A benchmark index for Indian markets saw a moderate rise Monday even as a strong set of industrial output numbers for January tempered hope of ... Read more...

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Sensex ruling moderately higher as rate cut hopes fade


March 12th, 2012 - 3:29 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, March 12 (IANS) A benchmark index for Indian markets was ruling moderately higher Monday afternoon even as a strong set of industrial output numbers for January tempered hopes ... Read more...

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Sensex closes 357 points up amid positive global cues (Roundup)


March 9th, 2012 - 6:57 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, March 9 (IANS) A benchmark index for Indian markets Friday closed 357 points higher amid positive global cues, paring losses incurred in earlier days of the week.The 30-scrip ... Read more...

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Sensex rises on positive global cues


March 9th, 2012 - 1:47 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, March 9 (IANS) A benchmark index for Indian markets rose Friday amid positive cues from other Asian bourses and Greece coming closer to a pact to avoid a ... Read more...

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Sensex closes flat on reforms worries (Roundup)


March 7th, 2012 - 6:48 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, March 7 (IANS) A benchmark index for Indian markets closed flat in volatile trade Wednesday as investors were worried about the government's ability to push key reforms following ... Read more...

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Sensex flat in noon trade


March 7th, 2012 - 1:46 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, March 7 (IANS) A benchmark index for Indian markets was trading flat in noon trade Wednesday amid weakness in Asian bourses.The 30-scrip sensitive index (Sensex) of the Bombay ... Read more...

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Market slumps as Congress fares poorly (Roundup)


March 6th, 2012 - 7:33 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, March 6 (IANS) A benchmark index for Indian markets closed 189 points lower Tuesday as the Congress party which leads the United Progressive Alliance government at the centre ... Read more...

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Sensex ruling in green; realty, consumer durables gain


March 6th, 2012 - 1:46 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, March 6 (IANS) A benchmark index for Indian markets was trading nearly 123 points up around noon Tuesday as traders priced in the outcome of the five assembly ... Read more...

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