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D-street was in for a rude shock by end of trading hours on Friday, September 22. By 3:30 PM, the Sensex posted a 447.60 points or 1.38% loss. This is the Sensex's fifth biggest loss from 250 trading sessions (trading year). In terms of % change, this would be the sixth heaviest loss. Here are the top six days when the BSE Sensex bled the most in the last one year: Thursday, September 29 2016, ...
Nifty and Sensex were severely impacted and ended the trading session beyond a 1% loss. While Sensex was 447.60 points (1.38%) in the red, the Nifty50 ended on 9964.40, down by 157.50 points (1.56%) and well beyond the 10,000 figure mark.On the thirty scrip sensitive index, only Wipro (up by 1% at 294.05) and Coal India (up by 0.12% at 253.90) managed to show some respite. Stocks such as ICICI Bank ...
LONDON: Gold recovered from a four-week low on Friday as investors sought a safe haven from geopolitical uncertainty caused by rising tensions between North Korea and the United States. Bullion is often used as a refuge in times of political or economic turbulence while assets considered risky such as stocks are dumped. North Korea said on Friday it might test a hydrogen bomb in the Pacific ...
MUMBAI/BENGALURU: Physical gold demand remained soft across Asia this week despite a downwards price correction as consumers awaited further dips in rates, while a government move to bring transparency to bullion trading kept buyers on the sidelines in India. India brought the bullion industry under the Prevention of Money-Laundering Act (PMLA) in August, making it mandatory for jewellers to keep ...
By Michelle Price WASHINGTON (Reuters) - A global investor group on Friday called for an independent investigation into a cyber breach at the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) and urged the regulator to delay new data-gathering rules until it could assure investors that its computer systems were secure. Wall Street's top regulator came under fire on Thursday after admitting hackers ...
By Tom Hals WILMINGTON, Del. (Reuters) - Facebook Inc Chairman Mark Zuckerberg abandoned plans on Friday to create a new class of company stock with no voting power, which was meant to be a way for Zuckerberg to retain control over the company he founded while fulfilling a pledge to give away his wealth. Zuckerberg on Friday said that he could meet the charity pledge and maintain voting control ...
Ajay Singh, the turnaround man who saved SpiceJet, is in the news for his rumoured takeover of NDTV. According to a source quoted in The Indian Express, the SpiceJet owner will have a stake of around 40%, almost double that of founders Prannoy Roy and Radhika Roy, who have an about 20% share now. 39% of the ownership in the channel is held by the public. NDTV shares have risen almost 5% following ...
By Kaori Kaneko TOKYO (Reuters) - Japanese big manufacturers' confidence was expected to inch higher in September to hit its highest level in decade thanks to the upbeat global economy. However, it was expected to worsen in the coming quarter given an outlook clouded by geopolitical risks. The Bank of Japan's quarterly tankan business sentiment survey is expected to show the headline index for ...

Today's picks

2013-02-19 18:00:00

NIFT Current: 5,898 (futures: 5,906) Target: NA Index remains range-bound between 5,870 and 5,925 with very nominal futures premium. The range today could be 5,850 or 5,950. Stop-loss shorts at 5,925 and stop-loss long positions at 5,975. A long 5,800p (19) and long 6,000c (21) could gain 10-12 if the market swings 50 points in either direction. STATE BANK OF INDIA Current price: Rs 2,263 Target price: ...

Today's picks

2013-02-09 18:00:00

NIFTY Current: 5,939 (futures: 5,964);Target: NAThe downtrend continued. Key support was tested at 5,930. A drop below 5,920 could mean a dip till 5,875. A bounce will hit resistance at 5,975-5,990. Futures premium has increased to 25, which may mean a pullback on short-covering. The bearspread of long 5,900p (48) versus short 5,800p (23) continues to look attractive.TATA STEEL Current price: Rs 390;Target ...
By Michelle Price WASHINGTON (Reuters) - A global investor group on Friday called for an independent investigation into a cyber breach at the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) and urged the regulator to delay new data-gathering rules until it could assure investors that its computer systems were secure. Wall Street's top regulator came under fire on Thursday after admitting hackers ...
By Caroline Valetkevitch NEW YORK (Reuters) - U.S. Treasury and gold prices rose while the Japanese yen strengthened on Friday as a fresh exchange of barbs between North Korea and the United States fuelled geopolitical concerns. North Korea said it might test a hydrogen bomb over the Pacific Ocean, in response to U.S. President Donald Trump's threat on Tuesday to destroy the reclusive country. ...
By Michelle Price WASHINGTON (Reuters) - A global investor group on Friday called for an independent investigation into a cyber breach at the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) and urged the regulator to delay new data-gathering rules until it could assure investors that its computer systems were secure. Wall Street's top regulator came under fire on Thursday after admitting hackers ...
(This story corrects in 11th paragraph to say that Warsh criticised the Fed's bond-buying program; not that he criticized the program, saying it would drive inflation sharply higher.) By Jonathan Spicer and Ann Saphir NEW YORK/WASHINGTON (Reuters) - From her early days as Federal Reserve chair, Janet Yellen has been the target of criticism from Republicans worried that the central bank's massive ...
By Costas Pitas LONDON (Reuters) - London deemed Uber unfit to run a taxi service on Friday and stripped it of its licence to operate from the end of next week in a major blow to the U.S. firm and 3.5 million users in one of the world's wealthiest cities. The capital's transport regulator said the Silicon Valley technology giant's approach and conduct was not fit and proper to hold a private vehicle ...
By Alex Lawler and Shadia Nasralla VIENNA (Reuters) - OPEC and other oil producers are clearing a glut that has weighed on crude prices for three years and may wait until January before deciding whether to extend their output curbs beyond the first quarter of 2018, ministers said on Friday. The Organization of the Petroleum Exporting Countries, Russia and several other producers have cut production ...
  Cities   Price (10g)
  Gold Rate in Chennai   Rs. 28380.00 (-0.6%)
  Gold Rate in Mumbai   Rs. 29380.00 (-0.41%)
  Gold Rate in Delhi   Rs. 28850.00 (0%)
  Gold Rate in Kolkata   Rs. 29210.00 (-0.85%)
  Gold Rate in Kerala   Rs. 27950.00 (-0.53%)
  Gold Rate in Bangalore   Rs. 28100.00 (-0.25%)
  Gold Rate in Hyderabad   Rs. 28430.00 (-0.42%)

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