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Sensex falls 307 points; likely to remain volatile (Weekly market review)


July 15th, 2012 - 5:57 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, July 15 (IANS) Indian stock markets are likely to open volatile Monday, after the benchmark indices snapped five-week of winning spree in the previous week, on disappointing earnings ... Read more...

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Rupee rises to 7-week high of 54.36 against dollar


July 3rd, 2012 - 7:25 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, July 3 (IANS) The rupee rose to a seven-week high of 54.36 against a dollar Tuesday as some clarity on taxation rules and the measures announced by the government ... Read more...

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‘India must cut subsidies, push reforms to defend rupee’


June 24th, 2012 - 5:09 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 24 (IANS) The Indian rupee is likely to slide further and might soon touch 58 to the dollar as regulatory measures by the central bank are unlikely ... Read more...

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Rupee rises for third day in a row


May 28th, 2012 - 8:49 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, May 28 (IANS) After hitting a record low of 56.40 against the dollar last week, Indian rupee strengthened for the third consecutive session Monday, helped by the Reserve Bank ... Read more...

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Rupee gains for second day as RBI intervenes


May 25th, 2012 - 7:31 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai/New Delhi, May 25 (IANS) The Indian rupee strengthened for the second day Friday after hitting a record low of 56.40 against a dollar early this week as the ... Read more...

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Sensex drops 140 points on weak rupee, global worries (Weekly market review)


May 19th, 2012 - 6:52 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, May 19 (IANS) The Indian equities markets' benchmark indices declined nearly one percent in a volatile trading this week as a record drop in the value of rupee ... Read more...

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US stocks slide amid euro concerns (Lead)


May 19th, 2012 - 5:23 am ICT by IANS
New York, May 19 (IANS) US stocks failed to find any support Friday amid continuing concerns over the eurozone and a shaky Nasdaq debut of the Facebook.At market close, ... Read more...

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Wall Street extends loss


May 18th, 2012 - 5:52 am ICT by IANS
New York, May 18 (IANS) Wall Street extended losses Thursday, with the Dow Jones industrial average suffering its 11th loss in last 12 trading sessions, amid intensified fears about ... Read more...

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Sensex posts first weekly fall in 2012; slumps 366 points (Weekly market review)


February 25th, 2012 - 4:52 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Feb 25 (IANS) Indian equities markets benchmark indices registered their first weekly fall in this calender year due to profit booking on concern that rise in crude oil ... Read more...

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Sensex closes in green on first session of 2012 (Lead)


January 2nd, 2012 - 6:40 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Jan 2 (IANS) After losing nearly a quarter of its value in 2011, a benchmark index of Indian equities closed 63 points higher Monday, the first trading day ... Read more...

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Indian stock markets begin 2012 on negative note


January 2nd, 2012 - 2:57 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Jan 2 (IANS) After losing nearly a quarter of their value in 2011, key indices of Indian equities markets started trading in 2012 on a negative note with ... Read more...

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Sensex slumps 24 percent in 2011 (Roundup)


December 30th, 2011 - 9:23 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Dec 30 (IANS) Key indices of Indian equities markets lost nearly a quarter of their value in 2011 as slower growth and high inflation, coupled with a perception ... Read more...

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Sensex falls 89 points; yearly loss widens to 24 percent (Lead)


December 30th, 2011 - 6:27 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Dec 30 (IANS) Key indices of Indian equities markets lost nearly a quarter of their values in 2011 as slower growth and high inflation coupled with the perception ... Read more...

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Sensex rebounds 1.6 percent; banking, auto stocks climb


December 21st, 2011 - 1:59 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Dec 21 (IANS) A benchmark index for Indian equities was trading nearly 1.6 percent higher at around noon Wednesday led by good buying support in banking, auto ... Read more...

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Sensex closes above 17,000-mark, ends 272 points up


August 10th, 2011 - 6:35 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Aug 10 (IANS) A benchmark index for Indian equities markets Wednesday closed 272 points higher and above the 17,000-mark as traders bought into stocks battered in the recent ... Read more...

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Sensex slumps 525 points on rate hike, weak global cues (Weekly market review)


July 30th, 2011 - 2:48 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, July 30 (IANS) Benchmark indices of Indian equities markets slumped almost 3 percent in weekly trade as a more than expected rate hike by the Reserve Bank of ... Read more...

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Sensex climbs 522 points on global cues (Weekly market review)


July 2nd, 2011 - 3:19 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, July 2 (IANS) The benchmark indices of Indian equities markets gained nearly three percent in weekly trade as institutional investors showed good buying support, taking cues from the ... Read more...

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Third straight rise for Sensex, closes 171 points up (Roundup)


June 27th, 2011 - 6:31 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, June 27 (IANS) A benchmark index of Indian equities markets Monday closed 171 points higher than its previous close -- its third straight rise. Strong buying was seen ... Read more...

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Sensex gains 605 points on positive global cues (Weekly market review)


April 2nd, 2011 - 4:50 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, April 2 (IANS) Benchmark indices of the Indian equities markets ended with good gains for the second week in a row on positive global cues.The 30-share sensitive index ... Read more...

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Indian equities open lower but recoup soon after


March 14th, 2011 - 1:00 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, March 14 (IANS) Indian equities opened lower Monday after weak trading sessions during the previous week following poor factory output and worries over high crude prices, and as ... Read more...

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Sensex surges 785 points on budget proposals (Weekly Market Review)


March 5th, 2011 - 11:43 am ICT by IANS
Mumbai, March 5 (IANS) The Indian equities markets' benchmark indices advanced over four percent this week as proposals in the federal budget to allow foreign investment in mutual funds ... Read more...

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Oil hits $100 mark


February 24th, 2011 - 6:22 am ICT by IANS
New York, Feb 24 (IANS) US crude oil price crossed $100 a barrel Wednesday, hitting the triple digits for the first time since October 2008, as violence in Libya caused anxiety in ... Read more...

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Sensex snaps 3-week losing streak, gains 483 points (Weekly market review)


February 19th, 2011 - 6:13 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Feb 19 (IANS) A benchmark index for Indian equities markets rebounded nearly three percent in the weekly trade, snapping three consecutive weeks of losses, as inflation moderates and investors take ... Read more...

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Sensex closes 467 points lower, FIIs step up selling (Roundup)


January 10th, 2011 - 7:06 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Jan 10 (IANS) Rampant selling across the Indian equities markets Monday resulted in a benchmark index getting clobbered and ending trade 467 points lower with analysts attributing the down-trend to ... Read more...

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Sensex snaps 3-week losing streak, gains 830 points (Weekly Market Review)


December 4th, 2010 - 5:10 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Dec 4 (IANS) A benchmark index of Indian equities markets gained 830 points this week, snapping three-week of losing streak, on the back of better than expected economic growth data ... Read more...

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Foreign funds lift Sensex above 20,000 points again (Roundup)


September 21st, 2010 - 5:52 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Sep 21 (IANS) The surge in Indian equities market lifted a key index above the psychologically-important 20,000-point mark Tuesday for the first time in 32 months as foreign funds continued ... Read more...

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Sensex surges 795 points on strong economic outlook (Weekly Review)


September 18th, 2010 - 2:52 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Sep 18 (IANS) A benchmark index for Indian equities surged almost 800 points in this week's trading, the sharpest rally in over a year, as foreign institutions invested heavily on ... Read more...

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Sensex advances by 103 points; highest level since 2008


August 4th, 2010 - 9:25 pm ICT by ANI
Mumbai, Aug.4 (ANI): The benchmark index for Indian equities on Wednesday rose sharply in late trade, as Sensex advanced by 103 points to its highest level since February 5, 2008, led ... Read more...

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Sensex closes 230 points up on firm Asian cues (Roundup)


February 11th, 2010 - 8:01 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Feb 11 (IANS) A benchmark index for Indian equities closed 230 points higher Thursday, buoyed by an upswing in major Asian markets and gains in some heavyweight stocks. The 30-scrip sensitive ... Read more...

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Brokers miffed over extended trading hours


December 27th, 2009 - 2:09 pm ICT by IANS
By Aparajita Gupta Kolkata, Dec 27 (IANS) Poor infrastructure and the fallout of longer work hours for the broking community will frustrate the decision of the country's two major bourses to advance ... Read more...

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Brokers oppose change in trading timings


December 24th, 2009 - 4:59 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Dec 24 (IANS) Brokers at the Bombay Stock Exchange (BSE) and National Stock Exchange (NSE) Thursday demanded that the two apex exchanges reconsider advancing the daily trading sessions to 9 a.m. ... Read more...

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Consolidation seen ahead for Indian equities (Weekly Review)


August 29th, 2009 - 2:07 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 29 (IANS) A key Indian equities index closed with some handsome gains during the week ended Friday, with analysts anticipating consolidation in the ensuing sessions in the absence ... Read more...

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Indian equities open lower on profit taking


August 25th, 2009 - 11:45 am ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Aug 25 (IANS) Indian equities opened lower Tuesday as investors resorted to booking profits after making some robust gains during all the three previous trading sessions. The sensitive index (Sensex) of ... Read more...

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Sensex bounces back


July 14th, 2009 - 8:34 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, July 14 (ANI): The benchmark Sensex bounced back to record a hefty gain of 453.38 points at 13,853.70 on the BSE on Tuesday, following Finance Minister Pranab Mukherjee statement ... Read more...

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Key Indian market index has steepest jump in 17 years (Weekly Market Review)


May 23rd, 2009 - 2:50 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, May 23 (IANS) The bulls are smiling again in Indian equities markets with a key index breaking several records this week, moving up by over 14 percent to register the ... Read more...

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