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Dollar stumbles as US-China trade truce revives risk taking

The dollar lost 0.55 per cent versus the offshore yuan, to quote at 6.9109. In onshore trade, the yuan traded at 6.9164.

Rupee slumps 26 paise to 73.83 against US dollar on rising crude prices

"Rupee continued to be under pressure as oil prices started to move-up due to a sudden spurt in tension between the US and Saudi Arabia," said Vinod Nair, Head of Research, Geojit Financial Service.

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Sixth session in a row: Rupee plunges to new record low of 74.39 on dollar, crude surge

The rupee, which closed lower against the dollar for the sixth session in a row, also spooked the stock markets with the BSE Sensex erasing all early gains during the day to end 175 points lower in choppy trade at 34,299.47.

Rupee falls 33 paise to 72.96 against US dollar

On Monday, the local currency had ended sharply lower by 43 paise to 72.63 against the US dollar after crude prices soared ahead of impending US sanctions on Iran.

Sensex plummets 505 points, rupee falls to 72.51 against USD

After a weak start at 38,027.81, the BSE 30-share Sensex quickly cracked the 38,000-mark to hit a low of 37,548.93 on across-the-board selling in recent gainers and finally settled 505.13 points, or 1.33 per cent, down at 37,585.51.

Rupee again breaches 72-mark, down 81 paise in early trade

On Friday, the rupee had gained 34 paise to close at a one-week high of 71.84 against the US dollar on positive macro data and hopes of policy intervention by the government to defend the volatile currency.

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Rupee plunges to historic low of 71 

The rupee has been one of the worst performers among the large emerging market peers, losing over 10 per cent from the start of the year. The fall in the currency value has made imports and overseas travel costlier.

Forex - Yen weakens further as inflation, trade war reward dollar

The dollar index, which measures the currency against a basket of six currencies, was flat in the North American session at 94.78, its highest since July 3.

Rupee slips 13 paise on dollar demand, inflation concerns

Foreign institutional investors (FIIs) sold shares worth Rs 1,168.88 crore on Tuesday, as per the provisional data. On Tuesday, the rupee had closed 7 paise down at 67.49 against the US currency. 

FOREX-Dollar inches higher, Fed's rate projections in focus

The dollar index against a basket of six major currencies inched up 0.03 percent to 93.829 after rising 0.25 percent the previous day.

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BSE closes 321.25 points down on February 24

New Delhi, Feb 24 (ANI): Trading at the Bombay Stock Exchange today closed 321.25 points down to stand at 23,088.93. At the National Stock Exchange the Nifty closed90.85 points down to stand at 7,018.70. Shree Renuka Sugars Ltd and KPIT Technologies Limited were among the top gainers of group A with an increase of 5.26% and 4.67% along with Bharat Petroleum Corporation Ltd and Vakrangee Limited with an increase of 4.27% and 4.20% respectively, while the top losers of group A includesNMDC LTD and MMTC LTD with a decrease of 13.63% and 7.60% along with Neyveli Lignite Corporation Ltd and Aurobindo Pharma Ltd with a decrease of 6.56% and 5.60% at the close of the markets. The Auto sector is down 203.93 points at 16264.08 while the Banking sector is down 216.18 points at 15676.31 and the Realty sector is down 4.01 points at 1053.67.The Indian currency was down with 0.05% at Rs. 68.54 per dollar.

BSE closes 378.61 points down on February 23

New Delhi, Feb 23 (ANI): Trading at the Bombay Stock Exchange today closed 378.61 points down to stand at 23,410.18. At the National Stock Exchange the Nifty closed 125.00 points down to stand at 7,109.55. AIA Engineering Ltd and United Spirits Ltd were among the top gainers of group A with an increase of 4.18% and 3.92% along with Gujarat Pipavav Port Ltd and Reliance Communications Ltd with an increase of 3.32% and 3.05% respectively, while the top losers of group A includes Mangalore refinery and petrochemicals Ltd and SREI Infrastructure Finance Ltd with a decrease of 8.49% and 4.89% along with Hindustan Petroleum Corporation Ltd and Cox and Kings Limited with a decrease of 4.87% and 4.86% at the close of the markets.The Auto sector is down 238.19 points at 16468.01while the Banking sector is down 461.00 points at 15892.49 and the Realty sector is down 27.01 points at 1057.68.The Indian currency was down with 0.15% at Rs. 68.50 per dollar.

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BSE closes 79.64 points up on February 22

New Delhi, Feb 22 (ANI): Trading at the Bombay Stock Exchange today closed 79.64 points up to stand at 23,788.79. At the National Stock Exchange the Nifty closed23.80 points up to stand at 7,234.55. BF Utilities Ltd and Crompton Greaves Ltd were among the top gainers of group A with an increase of 18.64% and 7.04% along with BEML Ltd and RattanIndia Power Limited with an increase of 6.98% and 5.50% respectively, while the top losers of group A includes KEC International Ltd and Religare Enterprises Ltd with a decrease of 4.77% and 4.68% along with Jubilant Life Sciences Limited and Fortis Healthcare Ltd with a decrease of 3.37% and 3.06% at the close of the markets. The Auto sector is up 65.37 points at 16706.20 while the Banking sector is up 79.11 points at 16353.49 and the Realty sector is up 7.70 points at 1084.69. The Indian currency was up with 0.15% at Rs. 68.56 per dollar.

BSE closes 267.35 points up on February 18

New Delhi, Feb 18 (ANI): Trading at the Bombay Stock Exchange today closed 267.35 points up to stand at 23,649.22. At the National Stock Exchange the Nifty closed 83.30 points up to stand at 7,191.75. ABAN Offshore Ltd and Jain Irrigation Systems Ltd were among the top gainers of group A with an increase of 11.61% and 9.28% along with Shree Cement Ltd and Cox & Kings Limited with an increase of 8.17% and 6.54% respectively, while the top losers of group A includes Gujarat Pipavav Port Ltd and Balkrishna Industries Ltd with a decrease of 4.77% and 4.64% along with MMTC Ltd and Bhushan Steel Ltd with a decrease of 4.64% and 4.02% at the close of the markets. The Auto sector is up 74.06 points at 16480.33 while the Banking sector is up146.66 points at 16190.80 and the Realty sector is up 4.11 points at 1075.96. The Indian currency was up with 0.03% at Rs. 68.49 per dollar.

BSE closes 189.90 points up on February 17

New Delhi, Feb 17 (ANI): Trading at the Bombay Stock Exchange today closed 189.90 points up to stand at 23,381.87. At the National Stock Exchange the Nifty closed 60.20 points up to stand at 7,108.45. Bank of Baroda and Adani Ports and Special Economic Zone Limited were among the top gainers of group A with an increase of 6.99% and 6.06% along with Dr. Reddy's Laboratories Limited and Vedanta Limited with an increase of 4.29% and 3.99% respectively, while the top losers of group A includes ICICI Bank Limited and Yes Bank Limited with a decrease of 2.31% and 1.85% along with Coal India Limited and Lupin Limited with a decrease of 1.54% and 1.28% at the close of the markets.The Auto sector is up 167.97 points at 16406.27 while the Banking sector is down 37.55 points at 16044.14 and the Realty sector is up6.05 points at 1071.85.The Indian currency was up with 0.12% at Rs. 68.46 per dollar.

BSE closes 362.15 points down on February 16

New Delhi, Feb 16 (ANI): Trading at the Bombay Stock Exchange today closed 362.15 points down to stand at 23,191.97. At the National Stock Exchange the Nifty closed 114.70 points down to stand at 7,048.25. Adani Ports And Special Economic Zone Ltd and Wockhardt Ltd were among the top gainers of group A with an increase of 4.78% and 4.30% along with PVR Ltd and Pipavav Defence And Offshore Eng Ltd with an increase of 2.64% and 2.25% respectively, while the top losers of group A includes P.I.Industries Ltd and Strides Shasun Ltd with a decrease of 9.15% and 8.40% along with Sadbhav Engineering Ltd and Housing Development & Infrastructure Ltd with a decrease of 8.39% and 7.73% at the close of the markets. The Auto sector is down 300.79 points at 16238.30 while the Banking sector is down 346.09 points at 16081.69 and the Realty sector is down 33.34 points at 1065.80. The Indian currency was up with 0.48% at Rs. 68.40 per dollar.

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BSE closes 568.00 points up on February 15

New Delhi, Feb 15 (ANI): Trading at the Bombay Stock Exchange today closed 568.00 points up to stand at 23,554.12. At the National Stock Exchange the Nifty closed 182.00 points up to stand at 7,162.95. Bank of Baroda and Vedanta Limited were among the top gainers of group A with an increase of 23.18% and 17.39% along with Tata Steel Limited and Hindalco Industries Limited with an increase of 13.56% and 9.28% respectively, while the top losers of group A includes Bharti Airtel Limited and Hindustan Unilever Limited with a decrease of 1.80% and 1.11% along with Idea Cellular Limited and Housing Development Finance Corporation Limited with a decrease of 0.78% and 0.16% at the close of the markets.The Auto sector is up 677.36 points at 16,539.09 while the Banking sector is up 573.24 points at 16,427.78 and the Realty sector is up 63.83 points at 1,099.14.The Indian currency was down with 0.19% at Rs. 68.10 per dollar.

BSE closes 807.07 points down on February 11

New Delhi, Feb 11 (ANI): Trading at the Bombay Stock Exchange today closed 807.07 points down to stand at 22,951.83. At the National Stock Exchange the Nifty closed 239.35 points down to stand at 6,976.35. ABB India Limited and Muthoot Finance Ltd were among the top gainers of group A with an increase of 2.08% and 2.00% along with Mphasis Ltd and Natco Pharma Ltd with an increase of 1.77% and 1.69% respectively, while the top losers of group A includes Unitech Ltd and Pipavav Defence And Offshore Eng Ltd with a decrease of 16.36% and 14.21% along with Jubilant Life Sciences Limited and Shipping Corporation Of India Ltd with a decrease of 13.77% and 13.24% at the close of the markets.The Auto sector is down 571.38 points at 15593.57 while the Banking sector is down 629.23 points at 15889.92 and the Realty sector is down 66.21 points at 1048.54. The Indian currency was up with 0.58% at Rs. 68.24 per dollar.

BSE closes 262.08 points down on February 10

New Delhi, Feb 10 (ANI): Trading at the Bombay Stock Exchange today closed 262.08 points down to stand at 23,758.90. At the National Stock Exchange the Nifty closed 82.50 points down to stand at 7,215.70. HCL Technologies Limited and UltraTech Cement Limited were among the top gainers of group A with an increase of 2.65 % and 1.87 % along with Bharat Petroleum Corporation Limited and Power Grid Corporation of India Limited with an increase of 1.59 % and 1.44 % respectively, while the top losers of group A includes Punjab National Bank and Tata Motors Limited with a decrease of 9.12 % and 7.07 % along with Bank of Baroda and Cairn India Limited with a decrease of 5.95 % and 5.92 % at the close of the markets. The Auto sector is down 193.33 points at 16164.95 while the Banking sector is down 329.28 points at 16533.78 and the Realty sector is down 40.84 points at 1115.00.The Indian currency was down with 0.09% at Rs. 68.00 per dollar.

BSE closes 329.55 points down on February 8

New Delhi, Feb 8 (ANI): Trading at the Bombay Stock Exchange today closed 329.55 points down to stand at 24,287.42. At the National Stock Exchange the Nifty closed 101.85 points down to stand at 7,387.25. Bank of Baroda and Bosch Limited were among the top gainers of group A with an increase of 2.52% and 1.99% along with State Bank of India and Axis Bank Limited with an increase of 1.90% and 1.71% respectively, while the top losers of group A includes Tata Motors Limited and Oil & Natural Gas Corporation Limited with a decrease of 4.35% and 3.61% along with IndusInd Bank Limited and Vedanta Limited with a decrease of 3.39% and 3.32 % at the close of the markets. The Auto sector is down 173.35 points at 16654.62 while the Banking sector is down 100.01 points at 17073.33 and the Realty sector is up 4.31 points at 1172.21.The Indian currency was up with 0.38 % at Rs. 67.90 per dollar.

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