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Share Market updates: Sensex closes 177 points higher, Nifty rises to 11,665; Tata Steel, Vedanta, Bajaj Finance top gainers

After logging a positive start in early trade, Sensex and Nifty pared gains on account of profit booking in afternoon session. However, bulls refused to be cowed down by bears on Dalal Street as Sensex closed 177 points or 0.46% higher at 38,862 level and Nifty rose 67 points to 11,665 level. Tata Steel (3.36%),  Vedanta (2.38%) and Bajaj Finance ... Read More »

Markets Movers: What changed for D-Street while you were sleeping

NEW DELHI: Will tepid cues from the US and other Asian markets pull the plug on the four-day rally in domestic indices? Let us check out what may move market all through Wednesday: TRADE SETUP Singapore trading sets stage for flat start Nifty futures on the Singapore Exchange were trading 5 points, or 0.04 per cent, higher at 11,792, indicating ... Read More »

What changed for the market while you were sleeping? 12 things you must know

The stock market started April series on a positive note on March 29, after a stellar run in the month during which benchmark indices rallied more than 7 percent. The 30-share BSE Sensex gained 127.19 points to close at 38,672.91 while Nifty50 rose 53.90 points to 11,623.90 and formed pin bar candle on daily charts. For the week, the Nifty50 ... Read More »

Market Movers: What changed for D-Street while you were sleeping

NEW DELHI: Asian markets looked to stabilise after Monday’s selloff but technical charts for the domestic indices suggested any rise could be met with profit taking. Let us check out what all may move market all through Tuesday: TRADE SETUP Singapore trading sets stage for positive start Nifty futures on the Singapore Exchange were trading 13 points, or 0.11 per cent, higher ... Read More »

What changed for the market while you were sleeping? Top 12 things to know

The market paused its eight days winning streak on March 22 as benchmark indices closed lower with market breadth in favour of declines. The 30-share BSE Sensex fell 222.14 points at 38,164.61, and the Nifty was down 64.10 points at 11,456.90. According to the Pivot charts, the key support level is placed at 11,403.33, followed by 11,349.77. If the index ... Read More »

What changed for the market while you were sleeping? Top 12 things to know

The Nifty fell for the second consecutive day on March 8 and but gained 1.5 percent during the week despite global growth concerns. The 30-share BSE Sensex fell 53.99 points to 36,671.43 as the Nifty slipped 22.80 points to 11,035.40 and formed ‘Doji’ kind of candle on the daily chart. The index managed to settle the week above 11,000 and ... Read More »

Politics, US-China trade talks among 7 factors that may guide market next week

NEW DELHI: Market witnessed bouts of volatility during the week gone by due to Indo-Pak tensions, the expiry of February F&O contracts and macroeconomic numbers. However, signs of easing tensions between India and Pakistan and positive sentiment in Asian peers supported domestic market to log healthy gains on Friday, wrapping the week on a positive note. For the week, Sensex ... Read More »

Without Pain, There’s No Gain In The Stock Market

According to Lipper data, investors moved over $190 billion into money-market funds in the final quarter of 2018—the biggest dash to cash since 2008. How many got back in to catch the best January rally in over 30 years? Whipsaws are painful. And all too common in the stock market. Another example: Apple issued a profit warning after the market ... Read More »

What changed for the market while you were sleeping? Top 10 things to know

The market snapped the five-day winning streak and closed lower on Tuesday, dented by profit booking as well as correction in global peers. Select banking and financials, auto and metals stocks pulled the market down. The 30-share BSE Sensex was down 134.32 points at 36,444.64 while the Nifty50 fell 39.10 points to 10,922.80 and formed ‘Hanging Man’ kind of pattern ... Read More »

Want to quit the equity market? Read this before you make a decision

Kunal is keen to quit the equity market as he is not sure what lies ahead. Those around him seem to be investing, even though there are murmurs of a slowdown and uncertainty due to upcoming elections. He believes there is little point in following the crowds, and is convinced that it is a good idea to leave the market even if ... Read More »