Markets retreat as virus woes mount; bank stocks hammered

Mumbai: Equity indices spiraled lower for yet another session on Friday, pressured by heavy selling in bank stocks, as the steady rise in COVID-19 cases fuelled uncertainty over the economic…

Sensex slumps 674 pts; Nifty drops below 8,100

Mumbai: Equity benchmark Sensex tumbled 674 points on Friday, weighed by losses in banking stocks as unabated spike in new COVID-19 cases fuelled uncertainty over the economic impact of the…

Sensex rallies over 1,100 pts; Nifty tops 9,000 level

Mumbai: Equity benchmark Sensex surged over 1,100 points in the opening session on Friday led by gains in banking stocks ahead of Reserve Bank Governor Shaktikanta Das’ address. Positive cues from…

Sensex plummets over 1,200 pts; Nifty below 8,700

Mumbai: Equity benchmark Sensex plunged over 1,200 points in afternoon session on Wednesday as global markets failed to hold on to early gains and resumed their downward spiral. The rupee…

Sensex starts over 500 pts higher, pares gains on profit-booking

Mumbai: Equity benchmark Sensex surged over 500 points in opening session on Wednesday as global markets turned positive on hopes of stimulus packages by governments world over to cushion the…

Sensex, Nifty plummet over 10 pc in manic selloff; trading halts for 45 mins

Mumbai: Equity benchmark Sensex plummeted over 3,200 points and the broader Nifty sank near 8,600 level, hitting their lower circuit limits, in opening session on Friday as coronavirus pandemic-led recession…

Sensex crashes over 2,700 pts; Nifty falls below 9,700

Mumbai: Equity benchmark Sensex crashed over 2,700 points and the broader Nifty sank below 9,700 (intra-day) on Thursday, wiping off over Rs 9 lakh crore worth investor wealth, after WHO…

Sensex nosedives over 1,500 pts on global equity rout

Mumbai: Equity benchmark Sensex plummeted over 1,500 points in opening session on Monday led by deepening rout in global markets amid volatility due to rapidly-spreading coronavirus and free falling oil…

Sensex, Nifty opens on volatile note amid global selloff

Mumbai: Market benchmarks Sensex and Nifty opened on a volatile note on Monday tracking tepid cues from global markets amid concerns over the impact of coronavirus epidemic on world economy.…

Sensex tanks 807 pts as coronavirus alarm spreads

Mumbai: Indian equity benchmark Sensex on Monday plunged about 807 points in line with massive sell-offs in global equities as spike in new coronavirus cases beyond China spooked investors. The…

Markets resume downward spiral on muted global cues; post weekly losses

Mumbai: Benchmark indices resumed their slide on Thursday as trading sentiment remained at a low ebb on lacklustre overseas cues and lack of buying triggers. A depreciating rupee and persistent…

Sensex ends 153 pts lower; Nifty slips below 12,100

Mumbai: Market benchmark Sensex dropped 153 points on Thursday, dragged by losses in index heavyweights Reliance Industries, TCS, HDFC Bank and HUL amid tepid global cues and rising crude oil…

Sensex, Nifty start on a cautious note

Mumbai: Market benchmarks Sensex and Nifty opened on a cautious note on Thursday tracking tepid cues from global markets and foreign fund outflow. After dropping over 100 points in opening…

Sensex soars over 400 pts in early trade

Mumbai: BSE benchmark Sensex surged over 408 points in early trade in line with Asian peers as global investors weigh China’s measures to prop up the coronavirus-hit economy. The NSE…

Sensex, Nifty clock 4th successive loss; AGR woes hit telecom, financial stocks

Mumbai: Equity benchmark indices Sensex and Nifty closed in the red for the fourth session in a row on Tuesday as the ongoing AGR issue weighed on telecom and financial…

Sensex down over 245 pts in opening deals in line with Asian peers

Mumbai: Market benchmark BSE Sensex tumbled over 245 points to trade at 40,810 in openings deals on Tuesday on hectic selling by investors across sectors amid growing concerns over the…

Sensex falls 65 points in morning session

Mumbai: Market benchmark Sensex slipped 65 points in opening session on Monday, mainly due to losses in banking and financial stocks amid rising concerns over coronavirus outbreak. The 30-share barometer…

Sensex, Nifty open in the red on dismal macro data

Mumbai: Equity benchmarks Sensex and Nifty slipped into the negative zone in opening deals on Thursday, weighed down by disappointing macroeconomic data. The BSE gauge Sensex was trading lower by…

Sensex surges over 400 pts; Nifty reclaims 12,100

Mumbai: Market benchmark Sensex rallied over 400 points in opening session on Tuesday led by gains in index-heavyweights Reliance Industries, ICICI Bank and HDFC Bank amid a positive start to…

Sensex, Nifty in early deals in line with Asian market

Mumbai: Indian equity benchmarks Sensex and Nifty edged lower in opening deals on Friday, tracking subdued Asian market. The 30-share BSE Sensex was trading lower by 56.87 points or 0.14…