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BREXIT: India to Benefit But 2 Years Later

Now that the UK has done what was expected in the last one decade, exiting from the European Union, despite a brave face put up by the Indian government and analysts, the gloomy picture is looming large on the share market that plunged by more than 1,000 points in a single day. The government’s reaction is stereotypic that the economy ...

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How Experts Reacted as Sensex Crashed Most in Seven Years, 4th in History

As the investors from worldwide are worried about Chinese economy, markets witnessed bloodbath today, the Sensex recorded an intra-day fall of 1,153.16 points till noon, fourth highest ever recorded in history. It is the biggest crash in about seven years and the fourth biggest for the BSE benchmark index Sensex. Today’s fall is biggest since October 24, 2008. Out of top ...

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Sensex picks momentum by 255 points, riding on bank stocks

Mumbai, March 30 (IANS): India’s Sensex, the 30-scrip Sensitive Index (Sensex), made healthy gains in the early morning session on Monday. It was trading 255 points or 0.93 percent up, as bank stocks rose. The wider 50-scrip Nifty of the National Stock Exchange (NSE) also made healthy gains during the early morning session. It was trading up 67.70 points or ...

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Sensex on Downward Trend? Loses 277 as auto stocks fall

The 30-scrip Sensitive Index, made heavy losses during the afternoon trade Friday. The Sensex was trading down 277 points or 0.96 percent as interest sensitive sectors like automobile, banking and capital goods declined. The wider 50-scrip Nifty of the National Stock Exchange (NSE) also made losses during the afternoon session. It was trading down 81.75 points or 0.93 percent at ...

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Sensex Plunges after Budget Presentation, FMCG Most Hit

The 30-scrip Sensitive Index (Sensex) on Saturday plunged 209 points or 0.72 percent down in late afternoon trade after Finance Minister Arun Jaitley presented the Union Budget for 2015-16 in the Lok Sabha. The Sensex of the S&P Bombay Stock Exchange (BSE), which opened at 29,411.33 points, was trading at 29,011.09 points (at 2.00 p.m.) in the late afternoon trade session, ...

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Sensex Moves up Slightly Ahead of Budget Presentation by Finance Minister

Sensex, the 30-scrip Sensitive Index (Sensex), on Saturday surged 213.71 points or 0.73 percent in the early session ahead of the Union Budget presentation by Finance Minister Arun Jaitley in parliament at 11:00 am. The wider 50-scrip Nifty of the National Stock Exchange (NSE) was also trading 56.85 points or 0.64 percent up at 8,901.45 points. The Sensex of the ...

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Sensex plunges 573 points; auto stocks drop dramatically

Sensex, the benchmark index of Indian equities markets on Tuesday plunged 573 points or 1.52 percent as auto stocks plummeted sustaining heavy losses due to negative global cues. All the sectors were trading in red. Heavy selling pressure was seen in auto, banking, capital goods, healthcare, IT, metal, oil and gas and consumer durables sectors. The 30-scrip Sensitive Index (Sensex) ...

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Sensex up 47 points; banking stocks gain

A benchmark index of Indian equities markets Wednesday was trading 46.71 points or 0.17 percent as banking stocks gained. Good buying was observed in banking and fast moving consumer goods (FMCG) sectors, while marginal selling pressure was seen in IT sector. The 30-scrip Sensitive Index (Sensex) of the S&P Bombay Stock Exchange (BSE), which opened at 27,530.26 points, was trading ...

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Dr. Reddy’s acquires nicotine therapy patch Habitrol from Novartis

Dr. Reddy’s Laboratories (DRL) Friday said it has completed the acquisition of the brand Habitrol, an over-the-counter nicotine therapy transdermal patch from Novartis Consumer Health. The patch is used to decrease withdrawal symptoms triggered by stopping smoking or chewing tobacco. The acquisition was completed following the US Federal Trade Commission issuing the consent order last month, the company said. DRL ...

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Sensex trades in red, bank stocks up, rupee touches 10-month low

Indian markets’ benchmark Sensex on Monday started the week on a negtive note, tracking the SGX Nifty and international global cues. Sentiments were bearish as the markets opened up to last Friday’s weak industrial output numbers and a call for decrease in the interest rates following a decline in retail inflation. On Friday, the shares fell following mixed global cues ...

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RBI keeps interest rates same, markets follow remaining flat

As expected, the Reserve Bank of India (RBI) on Tuesday decided to keep key interest rates unchanged in its 5th bi-monthly meeting, while markets reacted to the decision registering a slight decline or remaining flat. The apex bank kept the repo rate, or the interest that banks pay when they borrow money from the RBI to meet their short-term fund ...

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Sensex trades flat; banking stocks down

Sensex of Indian equities markets on Tuesday was trading flat at 8.96 points or 0.03 percent down as banking stocks dropped, though goood buying was observed in IT and healthcare sectors, while selling pressure was seen in banking and metal sectors. The 30-scrip Sensitive Index (Sensex) of the S&P Bombay Stock Exchange (BSE), which opened at 28,520.76 points, was trading at 28,490.58 ...

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Sensex Breaks Record Again, Hits Highest Points 28514 as Rupee is Stable

A benchmark index of Indian equities markets Monday hit a record high of 28,514.98 points, surpassing its previous record high of 28,360.66 points hit Nov 21. Good buying was observed in metal, banking and capital goods, while marginal pressure was seen in fast moving consumer goods (FMCG) sector. The 30-scrip Sensitive Index (Sensex) of the S&P Bombay Stock Exchange (BSE), ...

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Sensex, Nifty hit record high

A benchmark index of Indian equities markets Friday closed trading 267.07 points or 0.95 percent up after hitting a record high of 28,360.66 points. The benchmark index surpassed its previous record of 28,294.01 points hit Nov 19. Good buying was observed in banking, capital goods, auto and oil and gas sectors, while selling pressure was seen in IT and healthcare ...

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Sensex trades flat; auto stocks dip as of 10 AM today

Sensex of Indian equities market on Thursday opened with flat trading at 29.86 points or 0.11 percent down as auto stocks slumped. Good buying was observed in healthcare sector, while selling pressure was seen in auto, capital goods and consumer durables sectors. The 30-scrip Sensitive Index (Sensex) of the S&P Bombay Stock Exchange (BSE), which opened at 28,100.84 points, was ...

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Sensex gains 65 points; consumer durables stocks surge

A benchmark index of Indian equities markets Thursday was trading 65.37 points or 0.23 percent up in the early session as the consumer durables sector gained. Good buying was observed in consumer durables, capital goods and auto sectors, while selling pressure was seen in oil and gas sector. The 30-scrip Sensitive Index (Sensex) of the S&P Bombay Stock Exchange (BSE), ...

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