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Sensex crashes 470 points; Yes Bank plunges 15 per cent

Shares of Yes Bank tanked over 15.52 per cent after a Moody's report said Altico default may be credit negative for banks given their significant exposure to the real estate sector.

E-cigarettes ban: As tobacco stocks surge, this is how the government gained

For instance, share prices of ITC Ltd, in which the government and its entities own 28.64 per cent stake, rose 1.03 per cent, or Rs 2.45 apiece, to close at Rs 239.60 apiece Wednesday.

Rupee rebounds 54 paise to 71.24 as crude oil prices ease

After a two-day sell-off, global equities and currencies stabilised after Saudi Arabia’s energy minister said production capacity at its plant targeted by drone attacks over the weekend would be fully restored by the end of the month.

Sensex rises 83 pts; energy, metal stocks climb

After plunging over 2 per cent in the past two sessions, equities took a breather as oil prices cooled after Saudi Arabia's energy minister said that more than half of the country's daily crude oil production, that was knocked out by the drone attack, has been recovered.

Sensex rebound over 200 points; energy stocks jump as oil prices cool off

The 30-share index was trading 186.94 points, or 0.51 per cent, higher at 36,668.03 at 0930 hours, while the broader Nifty rose 43.15 points, or 0.40 per cent, to 10,860.75.

Sensex falls 642 points; markets worry over impact of oil price rise

The BSE benchmark Sensex plunged 642.22 points, or 1.73 per cent, to 36,481.09 and the broader NSE Nifty fell 185.90 points, or 1.69 per cent, to 10,817.60.

Sensex crashes over 600 points, Nifty trades in red over crude oil woes

The 30-share index was trading at 673 points, or 1.81 per cent lower at 36,449 at 3 pm while broader Nifty was trading 198 points, or 1.80 per cent lower at 10,805.

Ssensex down 262 points: Rupee slides 68 paise against USD on spike in global oil prices

The currency opened lower at 71.54, then fell to a low of 71.63 during the day and finally closed at 71.60, down 68 paise over its previous close as the rise in oil prices hit the forex market sentiment.

Rupee tumbles 68 paise against US dollar on crude oil woes

At the interbank foreign exchange market, the local unit opened lower at 71.54, then fell to a low of 71.63 during the day. The rupee finally closed at 71.60, down 68 paise over its previous close.

Sensex drops 262 pts as crude oil prices boil

Tracking oil prices movement, the Indian rupee saw heavy depreciation in value against the US dollar, spooking investors here, experts said.

Sensex cracks nearly 300 points; oil and gas stocks tank

Top losers in the Sensex pack in early trade on included Asian Paints, RIL, Yes Bank, HDFC, SBI, Tata Motors, Maruti, Tata Steel and Axis Bank, falling up to 2 per cent.

Govt targets flagging export, housing sectors: a Rs 70,000 cr ‘boost’

Priority sector tag for export credit; corpus for stuck housing projects