Sensex plunges 422 points; auto stocks drop

Sensex plunges 422 points; auto stocks drop

Sensex plunges 422 points; auto stocks dropMumbai, Jan 6 (IANS) A benchmark index of Indian equities markets Tuesday plunged 422.15 points or 1.52 percent as auto stocks plummeted.All the sectors were trading in red. Heavy selling pressure was seen in auto, banking, capital goods, healthcare, IT, metal, oil and gas and consumer durables sectors. The 30-scrip […]

Sensex plunges 219 points; auto stocks tank

Sensex plunges 219 points; auto stocks tank

  Mumbai, Dec 11 (IANS) A benchmark index of Indian equities markets Thursday plunged 218.70 points or 0.79 percent, as auto stocks tanked.All the sectors were trading in red and heavy selling pressure was seen in auto, capital goods and banking sectors.The 30-scrip Sensitive Index (Sensex) of the S&P Bombay Stock Exchange (BSE), which opened at […]

Sensex closes in red, as RBI maintains key interest rates

Sensex down over 100 points

Mumbai, Dec 2 (IANS) A benchmark index of Indian equities markets plunged 116 points or 0.40 percent, as the central bank decided to keep key interest rates unchanged in its fifth bi-monthly policy review of the current fiscal. The move by the Reserve Bank of India (RBI) resulted in heavy selling in auto, information technology […]

India overtakes China in corporate governance rankings

India overtakes China

Kolkata, Nov 29 (IANS) India has emerged as the leader in global developing markets for having the clearest and most comprehensive policies on corporate governance, according to a latest study. Scoring more than China, India is at par with Malaysia and Australia ranking 4th across 25 markets globally and is at the 2nd spot in […]

Sensex up 318 points; Nifty breaches 8,600-mark

Sensex surges 294 points; banking stocks gain

Mumbai, Nov 28 (IANS) A benchmark index of Indian equities markets Friday hit a record high of 28,822.37 points, surpassing its previous high of 28,541.22 it touched Nov 25. All the sectors were trading in green and the rally was led by banking, auto, consumer durables and capital goods sectors. The 30-scrip Sensitive Index (Sensex) […]

SC asks DLF to deposit Rs.480 crore penalty

SC asks DLF to deposit Rs.480 crore penalty

New Delhi, Nov 28 (IANS) The Supreme Court Friday asked DLF to deposit the balance Rs.480 crore of a total Rs.630 crore penalty imposed on the realty major by the fair trade regulator CCI for allegedly exploiting its dominant position. An apex court bench, headed by Chief Justice H.L. Dattu, said DLF could pay the […]

Japan’s Nippon to hike stake in Reliance asset management arm

Japan's Nippon to hike stake in Reliance asset management arm

Mumbai, Nov 26 (IANS) Japan’s Nippon life has decided to increase its stake in the asset management company of Anil Ambani-led Reliance Capital to 49 percent from 26 percent, taking its valuation to $1.2 billion, the company said Wednesday. In the first tranche, Nippon will invest a little over $100 million for a 9-percent stake, […]

Sensex down over 100 points; capital goods stocks plunge

Sensex down over 100 points

  Mumbai, Nov 7 (IANS) A benchmark index of Indian equities markets Friday was trading 104.08 points or 0.37 percent down as capital goods sector plunged.Selling pressure was seen in capital goods, auto and metal sectors, while good buying was observed in healthcare sector. The 30-scrip Sensitive Index (Sensex) of the S&P Bombay Stock Exchange (BSE), which […]

Sensex hits record high, breaches 28,000-mark

Sensex hits record high 28

  Mumbai, Nov 5 (IANS) A benchmark index of Indian equities markets Monday touched a record high of 28,006 points in the early morning trade session Wednesday, surpassing the previous high of 27,969.82 points hit in the intra-trade Monday.The index was trading up 82 points or 0.30 percent around 10.30 a.m. at 27,942.58 points before coming […]

Sensex down 141 points; banking stocks dip

Sensex down 141 points; banking stocks dip

Mumbai, Sep 22 (IANS) A benchmark index of Indian equities markets Monday was trading 141.54 points or 0.52 percent down as banking stocks dipped.All the sectors were trading in red and heavy selling pressure was seen in banking, capital goods, IT and auto sectors.The 30-scrip Sensitive Index (Sensex) of the S&P Bombay Stock Exchange (BSE), which […]