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Sensex Closes 150 Points Higher, Nifty Settles At 10,791: 10 Things To Know

Seventeen out of 30 Sensex stocks finished the session higher. Domestic stock markets continued to rise for the third session in a row on Thursday. Strong macroeconomic data along with a boost in financial stocks on new RBI Governor Shaktikanta Das’ move to open up a dialogue with lenders pushed the markets higher. Bombay Stock Exchange (BSE) benchmark index Sensex ... Read More »

Elon Musk is a genius but working with him is messy, say Tesla employees

Elon Musk is a name that needs no introduction. Today, his name is synonymous Tesla, the company that has revolutionised the way the world, and even the car-making veterans like BMW and Mercedes-Benz and Audi, looks at cars. However, Tesla is not the only reason why Musk has become a popular figure in the present time. The SpaceX founder, apart ... Read More »

Online brokerage stocks could be signaling trouble ahead for broader market, economy

Westends61 | Getty Images A sell-off in online brokerage stocks such as Charles Schwab and TD Ameritrade could be signaling trouble is ahead for the market and the economy. At the very least, they are indicating the Federal Reserve could be set to pause its interest rate increases, given the industry’s sensitivity to the central bank’s moves. “They are early ... Read More »

Stocks Struggle as Trade Hopes Fade; Pound Rises: Markets Wrap

Stocks in Europe struggled on Monday after Asian shares declined as optimism over a potential U.S.-China trade deal receded. Treasuries climbed, while the pound strengthened ahead of a U.K. cabinet meeting. Automakers and financial services companies were among the biggest decliners in the Stoxx Europe 600 Index, with futures on the Dow, Nasdaq and S&P 500 falling alongside those in ... Read More »

Asian stocks fragile as trade tensions escalate

Asian shares came under pressure on Tuesday after Wall Street peers finished weaker, hurt by fresh worries about the US-China trade war and were on track for their biggest October decline since the 2008 financial crisis. MSCI’s broadest index of Asia-Pacific shares outside Japan slid 0.1 percent, tracking falls in US stocks. The index has fallen more than 12 percent ... Read More »

Why stock market investors should be closely watching bond yields

Timing bear markets is never easy, but it’s even more so with fixed income. When they do occur, they are often fairly quick in nature. Both instances of sovereign bonds cheapening in 2018 have been characterized by such behavior. In February, stock markets were roiled by the 40 basis point rise in 10-year U.S. yields . Yields have an inverse ... Read More »

Share market update: Tyre stocks up after govt raises import tariffs

The rollover of positions on the last day of September futures and options contracts, too, made market wobbly. NEW DELHI: Shares of JK Tyre, Ceat and Apollo Tyres jumped between 3.40 per cent and 12 per cent in Thursday’s session. Tyre stocks jumped after the government raised import tariffs on 19 “non-essential items”, including radial car tyres. The move is ... Read More »

Stock market update: Check out the stocks that fell in a positive market

UltraTech Cement, GAIL (India), NTPC, Kotak Mahindra Bank and Hindustan Unilever were among the top losers in the Nifty index NEW DELHI: Shares of Balkrishna IndustriesNSE -6.99 %(down 5.87 per cent), ITI (down 3.99 per cent) and Borosil GlassNSE -4.29 % (down 3.69 per cent) were trading with losses in Monday’s positive market. Stocks such as Kirloskar OilNSE -3.86 % (down 3.34 per cent), Ashoka ... Read More »

Shall I buy the HDFC AMC stock or mutual fund?

HDFC AMC shares listed on Monday and ended the day with gains of 65%. Photo: HT The HDFC Asset Management Co. Ltd stock closed 65% up on the first day of listing over its IPO price of ₹1,100 per share. Investors who sold on day one, saw ₹1 lakh investment turn to about ₹1.65 lakh over a 10-day period. HDFC AMC’s business ... Read More »

Stock market update: Hindalco, Tata Steel boost metal pack

Tata Steel, Reliance Industries, Bajaj Auto, ONGC, Vedanta and Larsen & Toubro climbed over 2 per cent in the Sensex index.  NEW DELHI: Gains in Hindalco Industries (up 3.76 per cent), Nalco (up 2.82 per cent), Jindal Steel & Power (up 2.76 per cent) and Tata Steel (up 2.71 per cent) gave a boost to BSE Metal index during afternoon ... Read More »