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Sensex pares early gains, still 390 points up (Lead)


September 21st, 2012 - 4:10 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Sep 21 (IANS) A benchmark index of Indian equities markets was trading 390 points higher in late afternoon session Friday, paring early day gains on profit booking.Power, capital goods ... Read more...

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Sensex closes flat, FMCG, PSU stocks up (Roundup)


September 13th, 2012 - 6:41 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Sep 13 (IANS) A benchmark index of Indian equities markets closed flat Thursday while keeping to the 18,000-mark level reached a day before.The 30-scrip sensitive index (Sensex) of ... Read more...

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Sensex closes flat; oil and gas, auto stocks fall (Roundup)


August 23rd, 2012 - 7:06 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Aug 23 (IANS) A benchmark index of Indian equities markets closed flat Thursday after oil and gas, auto and capital goods stocks came under intense selling pressure.The 30-scrip ... Read more...

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Sensex closes 71 points down, FMCG, metal stocks plummet (Roundup)


August 16th, 2012 - 8:08 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Aug 16 (IANS) A benchmark index of Indian equities markets Thursday closed almost 71 points down led by profit booking. FMCG, metal and consumer durables stocks came under ... Read more...

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Sensex trades lower; oil and gas, metal stocks down (Lead)


August 2nd, 2012 - 4:22 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Aug 2 (IANS) A benchmark index of Indian equities markets was down 68 points in afternoon trade Thursday on profit booking after recent gains.The 30-scrip sensitive index (Sensex) ... Read more...

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Sensex down almost 75 points


August 2nd, 2012 - 3:02 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Aug 2 (IANS) A benchmark index of Indian equities markets was almost 75 points down Thursday in afternoon trade on profit booking after recent gains.The 30-scrip sensitive index ... Read more...

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Sensex closes 129 points down on weak European cues (Roundup)


July 11th, 2012 - 6:32 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, July 11 (IANS) A benchmark index of Indian equities markets Wednesday closed 129 points lower on profit booking and weak European cues. Auto, FMCG and realty stocks came ... Read more...

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Sensex closes 129 points down; metal, power stocks slump (Roundup)


July 9th, 2012 - 6:44 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, July 9 (IANS) Amid negative global cues, a benchmark index for Indian equities markets closed 129 points lower Monday on profit booking ahead of the quarterly results.The 30-scrip ... Read more...

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Sensex falls 86 points on profit booking


June 8th, 2012 - 2:40 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, June 8 (IANS) Snapping a four-day gaining streak, a benchmark index for Indian equities markets was trading 0.52 percent down Friday afternoon due to profit booking in banking, ... Read more...

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Sensex above 16,000-mark, realty, FMCG stocks fall (Lead)


June 5th, 2012 - 7:00 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 5 (IANS) A benchmark index of Indian equities markets Tuesday closed above the 16,000-mark amid rupee volatility and eurozone concern. Realty, FMCG and consumer durable stocks ... Read more...

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Sensex falls 111 points on weak global cues (Lead)


April 4th, 2012 - 6:23 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, April 4 (IANS) Indian equities markets benchmark indices closed in the red for the first time in four sessions Wednesday as some investors booked profit due to weak ... Read more...

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Sensex falls 100 points on weak Asian cues


April 4th, 2012 - 2:29 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, April 4 (IANS) A benchmark index for Indian equities markets was trading over 100 points lower in the afternoon session Wednesday as some investors booked profit due to ... 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 slips 477 points on high crude prices, profit booking (Roundup)


February 27th, 2012 - 7:22 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Feb 27 (IANS) Rising crude prices bringing back the fear of high inflation and profit booking Monday resulted in a benchmark for Indian markets closing 477 points lower.Realty ... Read more...

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Sensex down 300 points as profit booking continues unabated


February 27th, 2012 - 2:07 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Feb 27 (IANS) Traders picked up from where they left last week, booking profits in stocks which had rallied in the past few weeks. A benchmark for Indian ... Read more...

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Sensex falls 155 points, first weekly loss in 2012 (Roundup)


February 24th, 2012 - 7:24 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Feb 24 (IANS) A benchmark for Indian equities markets Friday closed 155 points lower, below the 18,000-mark as selling pressure pulled down the index to its first weekly ... Read more...

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Sensex edges lower for the second day in choppy trade (Roundup)


February 23rd, 2012 - 7:00 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Feb 23 (IANS) A benchmark index for Indian markets Thursday closed 88 points lower amid choppy trade that saw the index fluctuating wildly. Realty, metals, auto and capital ... Read more...

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Profit booking continues at Indian markets


February 23rd, 2012 - 1:36 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Feb 23 (IANS) Indian markets continued to be under selling pressure a little before noon Thursday with a benchmark index ruling quiet and broader markets seeing wide-spread profit ... Read more...

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Sensex closes 283 points lower on profit booking (Roundup)


February 22nd, 2012 - 7:47 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Feb 22 (IANS) A benchmark index for Indian equities closed 283 points lower Wednesday as investors booked profits after recent rallies. Realty, consumer durables and metal stocks were ... Read more...

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Indian markets dip on profit booking (Lead)


February 22nd, 2012 - 4:28 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Feb 22 (IANS) Indian markets slipped sharply in afternoon trade Wednesday as investors booked profits after recent rallies. Realty, consumer durables, banking and metal stocks were among the ... Read more...

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Sensex slips into red after quiet start


February 10th, 2012 - 1:46 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Feb 10 (IANS) Having started trade on a dull note, a benchmark index for Indian equities markets Friday slipped into the red amid profit booking in blue chips ... Read more...

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Sensex weak in morning trade


February 1st, 2012 - 12:57 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Feb 1 (IANS) A benchmark index for Indian equities started February on a weak note Wednesday with profit booking in banking and realty stocks pulling down the index.The ... Read more...

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Sensex gains 394 points in New Year’s first week (Weekly market review)


January 8th, 2012 - 2:52 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Jan 8 (IANS) Indian equities markets made a positive start to 2012, with a benchmark index moving up 394 points in the first week of trade, helped by ... Read more...

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Sensex continues to be listless in noon (Lead)


January 4th, 2012 - 2:10 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Jan 4 (IANS) Indian equities markets continued to trade in a tight range Wednesday noon with traders booking some profits and taking a breather after the rally in ... Read more...

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Sensex tumbles to two-year low, despite rate hike pause (Roundup)


December 16th, 2011 - 6:46 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Dec 16 (IANS) Indian equities markets saw fresh round of selling Friday with a benchmark index falling 345 points to an over two-year low even though the Reserve ... Read more...

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Sensex plummets in late trade, closes 346 points down (Lead)


December 16th, 2011 - 5:20 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Dec 16 (IANS) A benchmark index for Indian equities Friday plummeted in late trade and provisionally closed 346 points lower. Capital goods, realty and banking stocks were among ... Read more...

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Sensex sheds nearly 4 percent on weak domestic, global cues (Weekly market review)


December 10th, 2011 - 5:16 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Dec 10 (IANS) Profit booking in a truncated trading week saw benchmark indices of Indian equities losing close to 4 percent, amidst news of the government lowering growth ... Read more...

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Sensex closes 158 points down despite positive global cues


November 29th, 2011 - 6:36 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Nov 29 (IANS) A benchmark index for Indian equities closed 158 points lower Tuesday largely ignoring positive global cues. The political tussle over the induction of foreign equity ... Read more...

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Indian markets slip on profit booking, negative global cues (Weekly market review)


October 22nd, 2011 - 2:59 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Oct 22 (IANS) The Indian equities market closed on a sombre note for the week with a benchmark index shedding 1.74 percent as traders booked profits and eyed ... Read more...

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Sensex gives up gains, traders book profits


October 11th, 2011 - 6:24 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Oct 11 (IANS) A benchmark index for Indian equities Tuesday gave up its intra-day gains and ended in the red as traders booked profits after two straight positive ... Read more...

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Indian markets end flat in volatile trading (Weekly market review)


September 10th, 2011 - 2:37 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Sep 10 (IANS) Benchmark indices for Indian equities markets ended this week with marginal gains in volatile sessions on uncertain global cues.The 30-scrip sensitive index (Sensex) of the ... Read more...

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Indian stock markets rally, outperform global peers (Weekly market review)


September 4th, 2011 - 2:10 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Sep 4 (IANS) Benchmark indices for Indian equities rallied more than 6 percent in a truncated trading week, outperforming bourses in other developed markets.The 30-scrip sensitive index (Sensex) ... Read more...

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Soaring gold price dampens consumer sentiment


August 20th, 2011 - 10:01 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi/Mumbai, Aug 20 (IANS) Soaring gold price caused by international economic concerns seem to have dampened sentiments of the domestic consumers who are being deterred by an all-time high ... Read more...

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Sensex closes 71 points lower, still above 17,000


August 11th, 2011 - 7:15 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Aug 11 (IANS) A benchmark index for Indian equities markets closed 71 points lower Thursday amid some profit booking, but held on to the 17,000-plus level. The 30-scrip sensitive ... Read more...

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