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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 »

The week in 10 stocks: Jet Airways in higher orbit, 25 stocks scale a record

Global funds are making a beeline for India big time. Their growing interest, along with expectations of Narendra Modi taking power again and forecast of plentiful rains ahead, gave the bulls enough will power to stay in-charge for the sixth straight week on Dalal Street. The Sensex rose 1.33 per cent, or 508 points, to 38,673 for the week to March 30. NSE’s Nifty ... Read More »

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 »

Rupee trades marginally higher against US dollar

So far this year, the rupee has weakened 7%, while foreign investors have sold $410.30 million and $5.62 billion in equity and debt markets, respectively. Photo: Mint Mumbai:The Indian rupee on Wednesday was trading marginally higher against the US dollar, tracking gains in local equity markets. At 9.12am, the rupee was trading at 68.64 a dollar, up 0.05% from its ... Read More »

TCS stock closes 2.75% higher on Rs 16,000-crore buyback plan

The TCS stock closed higher today after its board announced a share buyback of up to Rs 16,000 crore at Rs 2,100 per share.  The plan involves up to 7.61 crore shares or 1.99 per cent of the total paid up equity share capital. The stock closed 2.75% or 49 points higher at 1841 on the BSE.  The buyback price ... Read More »

Nykaa, Aye Finance raise funding; ecommerce to see higher cross-border data transfer

The Walmart-Flipkart deal, the biggest in India’s ecommerce sector so far, has thrown up a few pertinent questions on data and the privacy of around 100 million Indian online shoppers. With the two large e-tailers Amazon and Flipkart controlling a whopping 75 percent of the market, the data of a significant number of shoppers will now be subject to cross-border ... Read More »

Sensex ends 139 pts higher ahead of Fed policy outcome; Realty stocks gain

Photo: Shutterstock Sensex, Nifty rose on Wednesday, with financial stocks accounting for nearly half the gains, while investors awaited the outcome of the US Federal Reserve policy meet later in the day. The Federal Reserve is expected to raise interest rates at its first policy meeting under Chairman Jerome Powell and may signal more hikes are coming in response to tax cuts and government ... Read More »

Closing Bell: Sensex ends 300 points higher, Nifty around 10,600; auto gains big

3:30 pm Market at Close: The market ended the day on a strong note, marking a continuity in its upward trend for March series, but the Nifty ended below 10,600. The Sensex is up 303.60 points or 0.89% at 34445.75, while the Nifty is up 91.60 points or 0.87% at 10582.60. The market breadth is narrow as 1606 shares advanced, against ... Read More »

Market Live: Sensex, Nifty trade higher after budget speech, PSU bank, pharma stocks fall

BSE Sensex and NSE Nifty trade higher on Thursday. Photo: Mint Mumbai: Benchmark indices traded marginally higher on Thursday after finance minister Arun Jaitley announced a long-term capital gains tax for investing in equities. BSE Sensex sank 300 points, while the Nifty 50 slipped below 11,000. Bonds were range-bound, with the rupee weakening against US dollar. Also, Jaitley in his last ... Read More »

Bajaj Finance trades higher on fund raising through QIP

Bajaj Finance was trading at 1,808.55 per share, up by Rs 14.15 per share or 0.79% as of 1041 hours. The stock attracted a total traded volume of 4,51,632 shares and traded value of Rs 81.39 crore on NSE. The stock was outperforming the Bank Nifty index in the morning hours on Wednesday. Bajaj Finance on Tuesday has launched a qualified ... Read More »