Tag: Asian Markets

Sensex, Nifty open in red

Mumbai:The key Indian equity indices, BSE Sensex and Nifty50, opened in red on Tuesday. Heavy selling pressure was witnessed in IT and metal counters. Index pivotals — financial and banking stocks — also traded lower. The Sensex of the BSE opened at 35,730.77 from its previous close at 35,774.88 on Monday. At 9.22 a.m., it […]

  • Friday, 09 July 2021
Weak rupee, Asian markets pull indices lower; banking stocks aid in recovery

Mumbai: The key domestic equity indices ended on a flat-to-negative note on Monday, as a weak rupee and broadly negative Asian markets weighed down investors sentiments. However, positive macro-economic update, marginal foreign fund inflows and a rise in banking stocks after State Bank reported a profit for the second quarter aided the indices to pare some […]

  • Thursday, 08 July 2021
Key Indian equity indices open in green

Mumbai: The key Indian equity market indices on Thursday opened higher despite a muted trend in Asian markets and rate hike by the US Federal Reserve. The Sensitive Index (Sensex) of the BSE, which had closed at 36,542.27 points on Wednesday, opened higher at 36,691.93 points. Minutes into trading, it was quoting at 36,565.54 points, […]

  • Thursday, 08 July 2021
British pound stable after election slide

London: The British pound on Monday stabilised on Asian markets, remaining at its low following last week’s general election results. The currency traded at $1.2740 early on Monday after Friday’s $1.2743 close, reports the BBC. On Friday, the British currency reacted to the vote by sliding 1.7 per cent, its biggest one-day drop in about […]

  • Monday, 05 July 2021
Sensex rises over 100 pts on fresh fund inflow, strong rupee

Mumbai:The BSE benchmark Sensex rose over 100 points to 35,257.88 and the NSE Nifty regained 10,600-mark Thursday backed by gains in auto, pharma, energy and financial stocks amid fresh foreign fund inflows and easing global crude prices. The appreciating rupee and mixed leads from other Asian markets too influenced sentiment. The 30-share Sensex rose 115.89 […]

  • Tuesday, 29 June 2021
Sensex, Nifty turn choppy on weak global cues, FPI selloff

Mumbai: Benchmark indices opened on a volatile note Tuesday following weak global market cues amid escalating trade tensions between the US and China, and heavy selling by foreign portfolio investors. The BSE Sensex was trading 31.63 points, or 0.09 per cent, lower at 34,035.77. It had dropped 130.16 points on opening trade. The 30-share index […]

  • Tuesday, 29 June 2021
Sensex regains strength, recuperates 93 pts in early trade

Mumbai: Domestic bourses got back on their feet in early trade after Friday’s slump as the benchmark Sensex recovered about 93 points driven by a fresh round of buying amid a firming trend in other Asian markets. Besides, persistent buying by domestic institutional investors (DIIs) too influenced sentiment. The 30-share index, which had lost 270.78 […]

  • Monday, 28 June 2021
Indian equity markets
Key Indian equity market indices open in red

Mumbai: Despite a positive trend in Asian markets, the key Indian equity market indices on Thursday opened lower after the US Federal Reserve has left interest rates unchanged. The Sensitive Index (Sensex) of the BSE, which had closed at 39,112.74 points on Wednesday, opened lower at 39,042.96 points. Minutes into trading, it was quoting at […]

  • Thursday, 29 April 2021