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  The Indian market benchmarks settled almost flat after oscillating in a range on January 16. The BSE Sensex closed 60 points, or 0.14 percent, up at 41,932.56, while the Nifty50 settled 12 points, or 0.1 percent, up at 12,355.50. The BSE Midcap and Smallcap indices logged healthy gains of 0.77 percent and 0.78 percent,…

Taking Stock: First hint of consolidation but bulls help Nifty climb above 12,300

Indian market witnessed a kneejerk reaction on January 15 tracking muted global cues, but bulls managed to push Nifty50 back above 12,300 levels late in the afternoon session. World stocks eased off record highs on Wednesday and the US and German bond yields slipped as euphoria over a Sino-US trade deal was depleted by US…

Sensex just 48 pts away from 42,000; what should investors do?

Indian market closed in the green for the fourth consecutive day in a row and benchmark indices rose hit fresh record highs for the second day in a row on Tuesday, supported by gains in metals, IT, and consumer stocks. The S&P BSE Sensex hit a fresh record high of 41,994 before closing the day…

Sensex, Nifty at record closing high; experts say avoid trading on index

The benchmark indices started the week on a flying note with both Sensex and Nifty touching record closing highs. The S&P BSE Sensex hit a record high of 41,899 while the Nifty50 hit a record high of 12,337 on January 13. Let’s look at the final tally on D-Street on January 13 – the S&P…

Another record high for Nifty50! What should investors do now?

It was a Fantastic Friday for the Indian markets! The Nifty50 hit a fresh record high of 12,311 while the S&P BSE Sensex rose nearly 150 points and is now just 210 points away from hitting a fresh record high. For the week, the S&P BSE Sensex closed with gains of over 0.33 percent while…

Sensex, Nifty post biggest single day gains in 3 months

Markets across the globe witnessed relief rally on January 9 after the tensions between the United States and Iran eased, boosting investor sentiment significantly. Indian equity benchmarks logged strong gains and investors lapped up equities across the board after crude oil prices softened, the rupee rose against the US dollar and media reports suggested that…

Sensex, Nifty recover from lows, but volatility likely to stay

Indian markets recovered from early lows to close marginally in the red on January 8. The morning trade was volatile, in line with other Asian markets after Iran launched a missile attack against US troops in Iraq. Fears were abated slightly as hopes grew that the United States would stop short of a strong retaliation…

Nifty back above 12,000 but is the worst over?

After falling for two days, Indian markets rebounded on January 7, pushing the Nifty above 12,000 as the US-Iran tensions didn’t inflame further which eased crude prices and strengthened the rupee. The Sensex rallied by about 200 points, while the Nifty gained 50 points to close above 12,050 levels. The rupee was stronger after it…