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Sensex, Nifty Trade Flat; Metal, Pharma Stocks Top Drags

  Sensex, Nifty Today: 26 out of 50 Nifty stocks traded in the red. The domestic stock markets swung between gains and losses in Tuesday’s session after the US said it was likely to go ahead with a tariff hike on Chinese goods. Investors are also cautious ahead of the expiry of futures and options (F&O) contracts on Thursday and ... Read More »

Oil price slump drags down Asian markets

Falling oil prices hit Asian stock markets after a meeting of oil producers ended without a deal on freezing output. The international oil benchmark Brent was down by more than 5% to $40.87 a barrel. US crude futures fell 5.5% at $38.16 a barrel. Japan’s Nikkei 225 index finished down 572.08 points, or 3.4%, at 16,275.95. Market sentiment in Japan ... Read More »