Index heavyweights lift market from lows; Nifty above 10,900

A good fight put up by the bulls in the last hour ensured that the market had a good start to the week. The Sensex closed with gains of over 100 points, while the Nifty ended above 10,900-mark. Buying counters were buzzing in case of index heavyweights such as Reliance Industries as well as HDFC…

Equities end volatile Budget session on a positive note; Nifty just below 10,900

It was certainly not a trading session for the weak-hearted as the Budget-day trading was marked by severe volatility. Indices, eventually, managed to end in the green, but not before seeing wild swings in both the directions. The Nifty ended below 10,900-mark. Financials were the big underperformers through the session, with Nifty Bank being dragged…

Indices holding gains ahead of Budget 2019; metal stocks under pressure

<!– Market Opens: It is firm opening for the benchmark indices ahead of Budget announcement with Nifty holding above 10,850 level. The Sensex is up 83.63 points or 0.23% at 36340.32, and the Nifty up 29.30 points or 0.27% at 10860.30. About 458 shares have advanced, 275 shares declined, and 34 shares are unchanged.  Dabur,…

Indices end flat ahead of FOMC meet outcome, FO expiry

Equity benchmarks have ended the session on a flat note, off the day’s low points. The Sensex ended just below the flatline. The Nifty, meanwhile, ended just above 10,650-mark. A steady show was seen by financials, as the Nifty Bank outperformed all of its peers. ICICI Bank was the big gainer and managed to pull…

Sharp correction drags Sensex by 368 points, Nifty below 10,700

Subdued global cues, correction in mid- and small-caps, along with fall in financials weighed on equity markets here. The Nifty closed below 10,700-mark, while the Sensex shed over 365 points. Broader markets witnessed a deeper cut, with Nifty Midcap index ending over 2 percent lower. 43 stocks on this index ended lower, with maximum cuts…

Sensex falls over 160 points, Nifty below 10,800

It’s not the perfect finish to the week as benchmarks closed with deep cuts; the Nifty ended below 200-day moving average (DMA). Interestingly, there was a minor patch of green on equities through the day, but a sharp sell-off in the last two hours weighed on indices. The Sensex slipped a little over 450 points…

Indices see a green close, Yes Bank aids rally; Nifty below 10,850

Shares ended the day on a positive note, amid good moves from index heavyweights such as Yes Bank, among others. The Nifty managed to end just below 10,850-mark. Yes Bank’s stock rallied nearly 19 percent intraday and ended 8 percent higher as the lender announced the appointment of Ravneet Gill as MD & CEO. Other…

Last hour selling drags Sensex by 330 points, Nifty below 10,850

Bears took over D-Street in the last hour as a sharp selloff among majority of sectors weighed on benchmarks. The Sensex closed with cuts of over 330 points, while the Nifty ended below 10,850-mark. Having said that, the 30-share index has managed to end above 36,000, but the Nifty has fallen behind 200-day moving average….

Nifty holds 10,900 even as global growth concerns weigh

Equities ended the day on a negative note, but off their low points as bulls put up a fight in the last hour. The Nifty managed to hold 10,900, while the Sensex closed a little over 100 points lower. Some global cues too had their impact on the markets here. Concerns over global slowdown pushed…