Follow Us:
Tuesday, February 18, 2020



Explained: Why the markets fell, recorded sharpest Budget-day dip in 11 years

February 02, 2020 10:30 am

The benchmark Sensex fell 1092 points intra-day and closed 988 points down at 39,735.53. The broader Nifty at the National Stock Exchange fell 2.5 per cent to close at 11,661.

Reality check, turnaround hope

February 02, 2020 7:48 am

The Budget is an admission of government’s limitations in fast-tracking growth, despite moves to incentivise foreign investment and increase domestic consumption.

Vodafone Idea shares nosedive over 39%

January 17, 2020 2:01 pm

The Supreme Court had on October 24 ruled that the statutory dues need to be calculated by including non-telecom revenues in what is known as adjusted gross revenues (AGR) of telcos.

BSE reshuffles Sensex pack

November 23, 2019 2:13 am

UltraTech Cement, Titan Co Ltd and Nestle India will be added to the index, Asia Index, a joint venture between S&P Dow Jones Indices and the BSE, said in a statement.

Markets, gold, petrol, diesel price highlights: Sensex ends record-breaking run, cracks 330 points

November 08, 2019 4:09 pm

Share Market, Gold, Petrol, Diesel Price/Rate Highlights: All that happened across equity, commodity and money markets during the week.

Sensex hits record high of 40,345; Infosys, SBI rally 4 per cent

October 31, 2019 3:52 pm

According to experts, hopes that the government will cut long-term capital gain tax, dividend distribution tax and the securities transaction tax enthused domestic investors.

Sensex jumps over 200 pts in early trade; ITC up 2%

October 25, 2019 10:14 am

Markets, share price today: SBI, Infosys, ICICI Bank, Tata Steel, Asian Paints, HDFC Bank and Maruti too gained up to 2 per cent.

Sensex rises over 100 points; HDFC Bank, RIL lead gains

October 18, 2019 12:21 pm

Top gainers in the Sensex pack included Yes Bank, Vedanta, Hero MotoCorp, PowerGrid, L&T, Bajaj Finance and HDFC Bank, rising up to 3 per cent.

Sensex rises over 100 points; HUL top gainer

October 15, 2019 10:37 am

The 30-share index was trading 101.53 points, or 0.27 per cent, higher at 38,316 at 0930 hours. Similarly, the broader NSE Nifty rose 25.75 points, or 0.23 per cent, to 11,366.90.

Sensex soars over 400 points; TCS falls 3 per cent

October 11, 2019 10:42 am

Top gainers in the Sensex pack during early session included Vedanta, Tata Steel, ONGC, SBI, Kotak Bank, Tata Motors, ICICI Bank, HDFC twins and Infosys, rising up to 4 per cent.


Sensex rises 700 points after government sticks to its fiscal deficit target

March 01, 2016 11:14 am

Mumbai, Mar 01 (ANI): Sensex rose sharply on Tuesday a day after Finance Minister Arun Jaitley said the government would stick to its fiscal deficit target. The benchmark Sensex was trading 700 points higher where as Nifty was up by 220 points. Analysts said a commitment by Jaitley in the annual budget to meet the fiscal deficit target of 3.5 percent of the gross domestic product would raise confidence among foreign investors after heavy selling this year. A market expert, Sunil Shah, attributed the sudden jump in stock markets to the government decision to put money in farm sector to revive rural economy. Shah added that the coming monsoon will revive the growth and there will be a demand push because of the thrust given by the government towards the rural economy.

No need for 'exaggerated panic' among investors: Jaitley

February 12, 2016 11:55 am

New Delhi, Feb 12 (ANI): As the Bombay Stock Exchange (BSE) Sensex plunged around 800 point on Thursday, Finance Minister Arun Jaitley on Friday came out to calm the investors, saying that there was no need for an 'exaggerated panic' among investors. Jaitley emphasised that the investors should keep in mind the inherent strength of the Indian economy while investing. He added that the Government is fully committed to empower and support public sector banks by providing whatever capital requirements is required, adding that the problem of recovering bad loans from the borrowers will soon be ended.