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27-Feb-2017 Mumbai

Global cues, outflow of foreign funds pull Indian equities lower

Broadly negative global cues, outflow of foreign funds and heavy selling pressure witnessed in banking, automobile and capital goods stocks, subdued investors' sentiments and pulled the Indian equities markets lower on Monday.Besides, investors were cautious...

23-Feb-2017 Mumbai

Foreign funds, rupee push equities markets marginally higher

Indian equities markets closed on Thursday on a flat-to-positive note as inflow of foreign funds and rupee appreciation buoyed investors' sentiments . Besides, healthy buying in the telecom sector after Bharti Airtel announced a Telenor India buy out enhanced...

21-Feb-2017 Mumbai

TCS shares buy-back, positive global cues lift equities

The announcement of a share buy-back by an IT major, along with broadly positive global cues and healthy buying support in the banking sector led the key Indian equities indices on Tuesday to touch their new closing highs of 2017.The wider 51-scrip Nifty...

17-Feb-2017 Mumbai

Fresh buying lifts equities, key indices touch new closing highs

Indian equities markets on Friday surged to new five-month closing high with gains of around half a per cent each, as healthy buying was witnessed in banking, healthcare, and oil and gas stocks.Besides, a strong rupee and substantial inflow of foreign funds...

16-Feb-2017 Mumbai

Healthy macro-data lifts Indian equities

Healthy macro-data, coupled with broadly positive Asian indices and value buying, lifted the Indian equities markets on Thursday.The key domestic indices closed with gains of more than half a per cent each, as healthy buying was witnessed in healthcare, automobile,...

15-Feb-2017 Mumbai

Disappointing Q3 results, global cues drag equities lower

Increased chances of an upcoming US rate hike and disappointing quarterly results dragged the Indian equities markets lower on Wednesday.The key domestic indices closed the day's trade in the red -- more than half per cent down -- as heavy selling pressure was...

14-Feb-2017 Mumbai

Equities close flat on disappointing macro-economic data

Indian equities markets on Tuesday closed on a flat note -- fractionally in the red -- as disappointing macro-economic data, coupled with broadly negative global cues and profit booking, subdued investors' sentiments.However, positive European markets, along...

13-Feb-2017 Mumbai

Equities close flat ahead of macro-data release

Indian equities markets closed on a flat-to-positive note on Monday as positive global cues and inflow of foreign funds buoyed investors' sentiments.However, caution prevailed ahead of the release of key macro-economic inflation data points -- the Consumer...

12-Feb-2017 Mumbai

Quarterly results, rupee movement to drive equities markets

Macro-economic inflation data, amidst the last batch of third quarter results, along with global cues are expected to chart the movement of the equities markets during the upcoming week.Moreover, trends in the ongoing state assembly elections, followed by the trajectory...

10-Feb-2017 Mumbai

Disappointing Q3, profit booking drag equities indices lower

Indian equities markets ended on a flat-to-positive note on Friday as disappointing quarterly results, caution ahead of the release of a key macro-economic data point -- the Index of Industrial Production (IIP) -- and profit booking capped gains.However, broadly...

09-Feb-2017 Mumbai

Equities inch up on broadly positive global cues

The Indian equities markets on Thursday closed on a flat-to-positive note, as broadly positive global cues, coupled with inflow of foreign funds and a strong rupee, buoyed investors' sentiments.However, caution ahead of the release of a key macro-economic...

06-Feb-2017 Mumbai

Positive global cues lift key indices to new 2017-closing highs

Indian equities markets on Monday surged on the back of positive global cues, rupee appreciation and higher crude oil prices to hit a five-month closing high.The key indices closed with appreciable gains of more than half a per cent each, even as some gains...

03-Feb-2017 Mumbai

Indian equities end flat, profit booking caps gains

Indian equities markets closed on a flat note on Friday, even as inflow of foreign funds, coupled with a strong rupee and positive global cues kept investors' sentiments buoyed.However, profit booking at higher levels capped gains and the key indices closed...

02-Feb-2017 Mumbai

Foreign funds' inflow, strong rupee buoy Indian equities

Inflow of foreign funds, coupled with a strong rupee buoyed the Indian equities markets on Thursday.However, investors were cautious ahead of the Bank of England's (BoE) interest rate decision later in the day, and the Reserve Bank of India's (RBI) monetary...

31-Jan-2017 Mumbai

Profit booking, caution ahead of Union Budget subdue equities

Caution ahead of the Union Budget's presentation, coupled with negative global cues and outflow of foreign funds, subdued the Indian equities markets on Tuesday.The Budget session of Parliament started on Tuesday with President Pranab Mukherjee's address to...

30-Jan-2017 Mumbai

Indian equities slip on negative global cues

Despite foreign funds' inflow, an appreciation in rupee and hopes of budgetary sops, Indian equities markets slipped on Monday as negative global cues subdued investors' sentiments.The key indices traded around the flat line to close the day's trade in the red...

27-Jan-2017 Mumbai

Foreign funds' inflow, budgetary expectations lift equities

The inflow of foreign funds, coupled with rupee appreciation and positive Asian indices on Friday pushed the Indian equities to their highest levels in around three months.Besides, hopes of incentives in the upcoming Union budget kept investors' sentiments...

25-Jan-2017 Mumbai

Equities surge on short-covering, positive global cues

Short-covering on the back of futures and options (F&O) expiry, coupled with rupee appreciation and positive global indices, cheered the Indian equities markets on Wednesday.Besides, healthy quarterly results, inflow of foreign funds and hopes of incentives in...

23-Jan-2017 Mumbai

Budgetary expectations lift Indian equities

Hopes of budgetary incentives and healthy buying in metal, automobile and oil and gas sectors lifted the Indian equities markets on Monday.However, profit booking at higher levels and foreign fund outflows capped gains.The equity markets started the week's...

20-Jan-2017 Mumbai

Negative global cues, disappointing results drag equities lower

Negative global cues, along with disappointing quarterly results and a weak rupee, dragged the Indian equities markets lower on Friday.Besides, investors remained cautious ahead of US President-elect Donald Trump's inauguration.The key indices opened on a negative...

16-Jan-2017 Mumbai

Hopes of healthy Q3 results, strong rupee lift equities

The Indian equities markets on Monday closed on a flat-to-positive note as hopes of healthy third-quarter (Q3) results and a strengthened rupee buoyed investors' sentiments.Besides, positive macro-economic data points like last month's Wholesale Price Index...

15-Jan-2017 Mumbai

Quarterly results, GST meet to guide equities

Quarterly earnings results, coupled with government's efforts to build a consensus over the contours of the Goods and Services Tax (GST) are expected to guide the trajectory of the Indian equity markets during the coming week.Besides, trends in the foreign funds'...

13-Jan-2017 Mumbai

Disappointing earnings' guidance, weak rupee drag equities lower

Profit booking, coupled with a depreciating rupee and disappointing earnings guidance from an IT major, dragged the Indian equities markets lower on Friday.Besides, broadly mixed global indices and continued outflow of foreign funds subdued investors' sentiments.The...

13-Jan-2017 Mumbai

Disappointing earnings' guidance, weak rupee drag equities lower

Profit booking, coupled with a depreciating rupee and disappointing earnings guidance from an IT major, dragged the Indian equities markets lower on Friday.Besides, broadly mixed global indices and continued outflow of foreign funds subdued investors' sentiments.The...

12-Jan-2017 Mumbai

Expectations of budgetary sops, healthy Q3 results lift equities

Anticipation of healthy quarterly earnings results and budgetary sops, coupled with a strengthened rupee, buoyed the Indian equities markets on Thursday.However, negative European indices, and caution ahead of the release of the Index of Industrial Production (IIP)...

11-Jan-2017 Mumbai

Equities surge on positive global cues, healthy Q3 results

Positive global cues, coupled with healthy third quarter (Q3) results pushed the Indian equities markets higher on Wednesday.Besides, higher global crude oil prices and anticipation of sops to be announced during the Union Budget enhanced investors' risk-taking...

10-Jan-2017 Mumbai

Hopes of positive Q3 results, budget sops lift equities

Hopes of positive third quarter (Q3) results, along with expectations on more spending support from the upcoming Union Budget and a strengthened rupee lifted the key Indian equity markets to close at eight-week high levels on Tuesday.Besides, the pre-budget...

09-Jan-2017 Mumbai

Profit booking, rupee depreciation subdue equities

Profit booking, coupled with rupee depreciation and lower global crude oil prices subdued the Indian equities markets on Monday.Besides, continuous outflow of foreign funds and lower Gross Domestic Product (GDP) and real Gross Value Added (GVA) estimates for...

06-Jan-2017 Mumbai

Profit booking, global cues drag Indian equity market lower

The key Indian equity indices that opened in the green on Friday closed the day's trading in red territory as investors' booked profit before third quarter earnings and also the global markets edged lower.The 30-scrip Sensitive Index (Sensex) closed 119.01...

04-Jan-2017 Mumbai

Weak domestic cues pull Indian equities lower

Weak domestic cues pulled the Indian equities markets lower on Wednesday.Investors' sentiments were subdued on the back of weak domestic services data for December -- the Nikkei Services Purchasing Managers' Index (PMI) which stuck almost unchanged at 46.8,...

03-Jan-2017 Mumbai

Positive global cues buoy Indian equities

Positive global indices, along with value buying and short covering, buoyed the Indian equities markets on Tuesday.However, prolonged outflow of funds, coupled with a depreciating rupee, weak domestic infrastructure output growth and caution ahead of the two-day...

02-Jan-2017 Mumbai

Indian equities slip on profit booking, weak rupee

Profit booking, coupled with a depreciating rupee and weak domestic macro data, pulled the Indian equities markets lower on Monday.Prime minister Narendra Modi's sops announced in his New Year's Eve address on Saturday could not cheer the equities markets."Domestic...

30-Dec-2016 Mumbai

Rupee appreciation, value buying lift Indian equities

Rupee appreciation, firm global cues and value buying, lifted the Indian equity markets on Friday.The key indices, which opened on a buoyant note in sync with their Asian peers, edged up to hit their highest levels in around two weeks time, and closed with...

28-Dec-2016 Mumbai

Indian equities slide on profit booking, capital outflow

Profit booking ahead of derivatives expiry, outflow of foreign funds and broadly negative global indices subdued the Indian equity markets on Wednesday.Besides, a depreciating rupee and surging crude oil prices also added to the downward trend in the markets.The...

27-Dec-2016 Mumbai

Indian equities surge on short covering

Short covering and value buying, along with positive global indices lifted the Indian equity markets on Tuesday.The key indices closed with substantial gains of around 1.5 per cent each, with both the barometer 30-scrip Sensitive Index (Sensex) of the BSE...

23-Dec-2016 Mumbai

Global cues subdue Indian equities

The Indian equity markets on Friday ceded most of their initial gains to close on a flat note -- marginally in the green -- as foreign fund outflows and broadly negative global indices subdued investors' sentiments.The key domestic indices made initial gains...

22-Dec-2016 Mumbai

Global cues, weak rupee drag equity markets lower

Broadly negative global indices, coupled with foreign fund outflows and depreciation of the rupee, dragged the Indian equity markets lower on Thursday.Besides, investors were cautious ahead of the GST Council's meet on the contours of the pan-India indirect...

21-Dec-2016 Mumbai

Foreign funds outflows pull Indian equities lower

Massive outflow of foreign funds, coupled with negative global indices and profit booking, pulled the Indian equity markets lower for the sixth consecutive session on Wednesday.The key indices which opened in the green in sync with their Asian peers, closed...

19-Dec-2016 Mumbai

Weak global cues suppress Indian equities

Weak global indices, coupled with an outflow of foreign funds and rupee depreciation, subdued the Indian equity markets on Monday.The key indices which started off on a flat-to-negative note, traded range-bound throughout the day, as heavy selling pressure...

16-Dec-2016 Mumbai

Global cues drag Indian equities lower

Broadly negative global markets, coupled with an outflow of foreign funds, dragged the Indian equities markets to close on a flat-to-negative note on Friday.Besides, a washout winter session of Parliament due to political logjam on the demonetisation issue compelled...

15-Dec-2016 Mumbai

Global cues, weak rupee subdue Indian equities

Negative global indices, coupled with rupee depreciation and outflow of foreign funds, subdued the Indian equity markets on Thursday.The two benchmark indices -- which opened in the red -- discounted the much awaited decision of the US Federal Open Market Committee...

14-Dec-2016 Mumbai

Global events' risks suppress Indian equities

Risks of upcoming global economic events, coupled with weak European indices, suppressed the Indian equities markets on Wednesday.The two benchmark indices, which had opened on a flat note, closed in the red, as domestic investors awaited the decision of the...

12-Dec-2016 Mumbai

Indian equities slip on profit booking, negative domestic cues

Profit booking, risks of upcoming global economic events and negative domestic cues, pulled the Indian equities markets lower on Monday.Investors' sentiments were subdued by sombre domestic cues, such as negative macro-data on industrial output and deadlock...

09-Dec-2016 Mumbai

Firm global cues, short covering buoy Indian equities

Firm global cues, coupled with short covering and higher crude oil prices, marginally lifted the Indian equities markets on Friday.Besides, firm global indices on the back of the European Central Bank's (ECB) decision to extend its asset purchase programme,...

08-Dec-2016 Mumbai

Indian equities surge on positive global cues

Fresh inflows of foreign funds, coupled with positive global cues and rupee appreciation propelled the Indian equity markets on Thursday.Besides, positive global indices, stimulus hopes from the European Central Bank (ECB) in its upcoming monetary policy review,...

07-Dec-2016 Mumbai

Stocks slip after RBI holds rates, lowers growth forecast

Indian equity markets slipped on Wednesday after the Reserve Bank of India (RBI) decided to keep its key lending rates unchanged in its fifth bi-monthly monetary policy of 2016-17.Besides, investors' sentiments were subdued as the RBI lowered the forecast for...

07-Dec-2016 Mumbai

Stocks slump after RBI holds rates, lowers growth forecast

Indian equity markets slumped on Wednesday after the Reserve Bank of India (RBI) decided to keep its key lending rates unchanged in its fifth bi-monthly monetary policy of 2016-17.Besides, investors' sentiments were subdued as the RBI lowered the forecast for...

06-Dec-2016 Mumbai

Equities markets close flat, cede gains on profit booking

The Indian equity markets on Tuesday closed on a flat note as profit booking and caution ahead of key global events capped gains.The key indices inched up during the intra-day trade on the back of hopes that the Reserve Bank of India (RBI) will ease its...

05-Dec-2016 Mumbai

Equity markets surge on rate cut hopes, value buying

The Indian equities markets on Monday ended on a higher note, as investors' sentiments were buoyed on hopes of a monetary policy easing and positive global cues.Besides, a rebound in the European markets after the Italian referendum led to a spurt of short...

04-Dec-2016 Mumbai

Rate, rupee, reforms to drive equity markets

The upcoming monetary policy review of the central bank, combined with fluctuations in rupee value and the flow of foreign funds will drive investors' sentiments in the equities markets.Other major themes for the trade week starting December 5 will be the...

02-Dec-2016 Mumbai

Negative global cues suppress Indian equities

Negative global indices, along with caution ahead of US non-farm payrolls data and profit booking, suppressed the Indian equities markets on Friday.Besides, political logjam in Parliament over the government's demonetisation decision continued to erode investors'...

29-Nov-2016 Mumbai

Indian equities close flat, profit booking caps gains

Value buying, coupled with short covering and a firm rupee, lifted the Indian equities markets on Tuesday.However, profit booking capped gains during the second half of trade. Both the key indices, which started the day's trade on a buoyant note, finally closed...

21-Nov-2016 Mumbai

Markets plunge to six-month lows, Sensex crashes below 26,000-mark

The Indian equity markets plunged to their lowest levels in the last six months on Monday with the benchmark Sensex receding below the 26,000-point mark and the NSE Nifty crashing below the 8,000 level.Market observers pointed out that heightened chances...

18-Nov-2016 Mumbai

Weak rupee, foreign fund outflows dent Indian equities

Foreign fund outflows, along with a weak rupee and heightened chances of a US rate hike dragged the Indian equity markets lower on Friday.The key Indian indices witnessed a choppy session only to close the day's trade in the red, as consumer durables, banking...

17-Nov-2016 Mumbai

Possible US rate hike, political bickering subdue equities

Worries over a possible US rate hike, along with political bickering over the demonetisation decision and lower crude oil prices pulled the Indian equity markets lower on Thursday.The key Indian indices started the day's trade on a flat note, and finally closed...

16-Nov-2016 Mumbai

Foreign fund outflow, political bickering subdue equity markets

Continued outflow of foreign funds, coupled with negative global cues and political bickering on the government's demonetisation move, subdued the Indian equity markets on Wednesday.The key equity indices closed on a flat note due to heavy selling pressure in...

15-Nov-2016 Mumbai

Rupee fall, foreign fund outflows depress equity markets

Rupee depreciation, foreign fund outflows and an anxiety over the impact of the demonetisation move plunged the Indian equity markets on Tuesday.The two key indices of the Indian equities markets closed the day's trade with losses of around two per cent each,...

11-Nov-2016 Mumbai

Equity markets plunge; Sensex closes below 27,000 points

The Indian equity markets on Friday plunged to their lowest levels in around four months, as heavy selling pressure forced the key indices lower by 2.5 per cent each.Investors' sentiments were depressed by profit booking, weak rupee and outflow of foreign...

10-Nov-2016 Mumbai

Positive global markets, short covering lift equity markets

Positive global indices, coupled with value buying and short covering, lifted the Indian equity markets on Thursday -- a day after global and domestic cues had heavily dented investors' buying sentiments.Both the key indices closed with gains of around one per...

09-Nov-2016 Mumbai

Indian equities stage major recovery after early decline

The Indian equity markets remained deep in the red during most of the trading hours on Wednesday, but finally recovered towards the fag-end to close lower by slightly more than a per cent.Following global cues, as also domestic developments, key Indian indices...

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