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Sensex falls on political uncertainty, weak Asian cues


September 20th, 2012 - 3:25 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Sep 20 (IANS) Indian equities markets' benchmark indices fell Thursday due to political uncertainties arising out of the government's decision to hike diesel prices and allow overseas investments in ... Read more...

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Sensex rises 49 points, realty, oil and gas high (Lead)


September 4th, 2012 - 4:41 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Sep 4 (IANS) A benchmark index of Indian equities markets was trading 49 points higher in late afternoon trade Tuesday with robust buying in realty, oil and gas ... Read more...

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Sensex rallies 215 points on global cues (Roundup)


August 6th, 2012 - 6:51 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Aug 6 (IANS) A benchmark index of Indian equities markets surged 215 points Monday on strong global clues and in anticipation of measures the government would take soon ... Read more...

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Sensex pares losses, ends 26 points down (Roundup)


August 3rd, 2012 - 7:03 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Aug 3 (IANS) A benchmark index of Indian equities markets Friday closed 26 points down, recouping losses made early in the day. Metal, auto and banking stocks were ... Read more...

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Sensex closes 33 points down (Roundup)


August 2nd, 2012 - 6:18 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Aug 2 (IANS) A benchmark index of Indian equities markets Thursday closed 33 points lower in volatile trade.The 30-scrip sensitive index (Sensex) of the Bombay Stock Exchange (BSE), ... 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 tanks 223 points, Infosys down 9 percent


July 12th, 2012 - 2:23 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 12 (IANS) A benchmark index of Indian equities markets was Wednesday trading 223 points lower in afternoon trade after IT bellwether Infosys issued weak revenue guidance ... Read more...

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Sensex extends losses on week European cues (Lead)


July 11th, 2012 - 4:09 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, July 11 (IANS) A benchmark index of Indian equities markets Wednesday extended its losses to trade 141 points in lower late afternoon following weak opening in European bourses. ... Read more...

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Sensex down 67.17 points in the afternoon trade


July 11th, 2012 - 2:34 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, July 11 (IANS) A benchmark index of Indian equities markets was Wednesday trading 67.17 points lower in afternoon trade, led by a selling spree in auto, ... Read more...

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Sensex gains 146 points, auto banking stocks up (Lead)


July 10th, 2012 - 3:58 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, July 10 (IANS) A benchmark index of Indian equities markets Tuesday rose 146 points in afternoon trade with more buying in automobile, consumer durable and banking stocks.It was ... Read more...

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Sensex rises 111 points, auto and banking stocks up


July 10th, 2012 - 2:29 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, July 10 (IANS) A benchmark index of Indian equities markets was Tuesday trading 111 points higher in afternoon trade with good buying in automobile, consumer durable and banking ... Read more...

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Sensex falls 147 percent, metal, power stocks slump


July 9th, 2012 - 2:44 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, July 9 (IANS) A benchmark index for Indian equities markets was trading 147 points down Monday due to a sell-off in metal, power and realty stocks.The 30-scrip sensitive ... Read more...

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Sensex sheds early gains, down 16 points (Lead)


July 4th, 2012 - 3:09 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, July 4 (IANS) A benchmark index of Indian equities markets Wednesday pared early gains and was trading 16 points lower in afternoon trade on concerns over a weak ... 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 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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Major Chinese industrial companies’ profits drop


March 27th, 2012 - 4:12 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, March 27 (IANS) Profits for Chinese chemical producers, automakers and other major industrial companies fell 5.2 percent in the first two months of 2012 from the same period a ... 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 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 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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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 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 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 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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