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Sensex jumps 100 points, Nifty reclaims 10,900 mark; Rupee at 70.92 against USD

In the morning session Wednesday, the biggest gainers in the Sensex pack were IndusInd Bank, NTPC, SBI, Reliance Industries, ICICI Bank, Vedanta, Axis Bank, Tata Steel, PowerGrid, ONGC and Infosys, rising up to 1.35 per cent.

Rupee depreciates 10 paise against US Dollar; falls below 71 mark

At the Interbank Foreign Exchange, the rupee opened weak at Rs 70.79 then fell further to 71.02 against the American currency, down by 10 paise over its previous closing price.


Rupee falls 10 paise to 70.59 per US dollar in early trade

At the Interbank Foreign Exchange, the rupee opened weak at Rs 70.50 then fell further to 70.59 against the American currency, down 10 paise over it's previous closing price.

Rupee rises 7 paise to 70.34 vs USD, Sensex gains over 65 points in early trade

The rupee opened strong at 70.38 at the interbank forex market against previous close of 70.41 per dollar then gained further ground and touched a high of 70.34 amid positive opening in domestic equities.

Rupee rises 14 paise against US dollar in early trade; Sensex, Nifty start on a choppy note

Forex traders said the weakness in the US dollar against other currencies overseas, falling crude oil prices and fresh foreign fund inflows pushed the rupee higher.

Sensex plunges 690 points; Nifty cracks below 10,800

On a net basis, foreign portfolio investors (FPIs) sold shares worth Rs 386.44 crore Thursday, and domestic institutional investors (DIIs) were net buyers to the tune of Rs 87.96 crore, provisional data available with BSE showed.


Sensex, Nifty turn choppy on weak global cues

Domestic and other Asian stocks followed Wall Street that fell sharply after US President Donald Trump's demand for border wall funds pushed the federal government closer to a shutdown.

Sensex, Nifty open lower after US Fed rate hike

Domestic stocks followed US and other Asian stocks that fell sharply after US Fed lifted the benchmark rate.

Sensex drops 141 points in early trade on global sell-off, profit-booking

Infosys emerged as the worst performer in the Sensex pack, falling 1.67 per cent, followed by Wipro at 1.49 per cent on weakening dollar against the rupee.

Shrinking trade deficit pushes rupee up 34 paise

The benchmark Sensex continued its winning streak for a fifth straight session with a rise of 307 points as investors maintained their bullish stance in view of the strengthening rupee, narrowing trade deficit and sustained foreign fund inflows.

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

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

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.