Weak global cues drag Nifty below 15,150, Sensex falls 379 points

Weak global cues weighed heavy on Indian shares that came under selling pressure for the third consecutive day on February 18, dragging the Nifty below the crucial 15,150-mark. At close, the Sensex was down 379.14 points or, 0.73 percent, at 51,324.69 and the Nifty was down 89.90 points, or 0.59 percent, at 15,119. “The market remained…

Sensex below 52,000, but Nifty manages to hold 15,200; PSU banks rally

Market ended lower for the second consecutive day on February 17, but Nifty managed to hold above 15,200. At close, the Sensex was down 400.34 points, or 0.77%, at 51,703.83, and the Nifty fell 104.60 points, or 0.68%, to 15,208.90. “Index opened the day with a gap down and managed to hold its bearish steam throughout…

Sensex, Nifty end flat in lacklustre session; ITC slips 4% after Q3 numbers

In a highly volatile session, the benchmark indices ended flat amid selling in most sectors. At close, the Sensex was up 12.78 points or 0.02 percent at 51,544.30 and the Nifty was down 10 points or 0.07 percent at 15,163.30. On the weekly basis, the Sensex added 812.67 points, or 1.6 percent, to end at…

Sensex up 222 points, Nifty above 15,150; smallcaps shine

The market ended higher on February 11, after seeing consolidation in the previous two sessions,  on the back of buying in the oil & gas, metal and IT names. At close, the Sensex was up 222.13 points, or 0.43 percent, at 51,531.52, and the Nifty rose 66.80 points, or 0.44, to 15,173.30. “Markets ended with modest…

Market ends flat amid high volatility, but Nifty manages to hold 15,100

The market ended flat for the second day in a row in a highly volatile session on February 10. At close, the Sensex was down 19.69 points or 0.04% at 51,309.39, and the Nifty was down 2.80 points or 0.02% at 15,106.50. “Previous few weeks have been quite volatile where in Nifty witnessed a 7.5 percent…

Market breaks 6-day winning streak, ends flat on last hour profit booking

After hitting fresh record highs in the early trade, market witnessed profit booking in the last hour, erasing all the intraday gains and also break the six days winning momentum. At close, Sensex was down 19.69 points, or 0.04%, at 51,329.08 and Nifty was down 6.50 points, or 0.04%, at 15,109.30. “Index has witnessed profit…

Bulls maintain grip on D-Street for 6th straight session as Sensex, Nifty end 1% higher

The market continued its upward march for the sixth consecutive session on February 8 with benchmark indices logging over 1 percent gains. At close, the Sensex was up 617.14 points or 1.22 percent at 51,348.77 and the Nifty was up 191.50 points or 1.28 percent at 15,115.80. “Next target was Nifty is 15,200 and if the rally sustains, we could head towards 15,500…