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Snapping its two-day winning run, BSE benchmark Sensex today ended over 37 points down in a choppy trade at 28,171.69, weighed down by profit-booking in blue-chips.The fall was led by technology and IT as mixed global cues didn't help things either.Nifty fell 11.35 points, or 0.13 per cent, to 8,510.80.After hitting the day's high of 28,335.23, its highest in 10 weeks, the 30-share index slipped into ...
For the first time ever, the year 2014 saw India's carbon dioxide emissions growth accounting for the largest share of global emissions growth, according to a new global report. India's CO2 emissions from energy use had increased by 8.1% during the year, making it the world's fastest-growing major polluter. It was the single-most significant trend revealed in the latest edition of British Petroleum's ...
Snapping its two-day winning run, BSE benchmark Sensex today ended over 37 points down in a choppy trade at 28,171.69, weighed down by profit-booking in blue-chips.The fall was led by technology and IT as mixed global cues didn't help things either.Nifty fell 11.35 points, or 0.13 per cent, to 8,510.80.After hitting the day's high of 28,335.23, its highest in 10 weeks, the 30-share index slipped into ...
Snapping a two-day rising run, gold prices today fell by Rs 70 to Rs 26,500 per ten grams at the bullion market in the national capital owing to slackened demand at prevailing levels amid a weak global trend. Silver, however, ended steady at Rs 36,000 per kg on scattered demand from consuming industrial units. Traders said easing demand at existing levels and a weak trend overseas, as a stronger ...
By Paul Taylor and Renee Maltezou BRUSSELS (Reuters) - Euro zone members have given Greece until the end of the week to come up with a proposal for sweeping reforms in return for loans that will keep the country from crashing out of Europe's currency bloc and into economic ruin. "The stark reality is that we have only five days left ... Until now I have avoided talking about deadlines, but tonight ...
* S&P 500 ends higher after early decline * U.S. oil prices reverse losses * China slowdown fears have dragged commodities towards 2015 lows * AMD revenue warning weighs on semiconductor companies * Indexes end higher: Dow 0.53 pct, S&P 0.61 pct, Nasdaq 0.11 pct (Updates with comment, closing prices) By Noel Randewich July 7 (Reuters) - U.S. stocks ended higher after a choppy session ...
Dismayed by the millions of unsold homes in China's troubled real estate market, the Chinese government is taking matters into its own hands: by buying some properties and turning them into public housing. Like a white knight riding to the rescue of distressed developers, a handful of local governments are snapping up thousands of empty homes at hefty discounts and re-selling them to the country's ...
HSBC has fired UK staff who filmed themselves staging a mock Islamic State-style beheading of a colleague and posted the video online, it said on Tuesday.The employees were on a team building exercise in Birmingham, central England, when they made the film. The short video, obtained by The Sun newspaper, showed six staff.HSBC declined to say how many employees had been dismissed."This is an abhorrent ...

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 ...
* S&P 500 ends higher after early decline * U.S. oil prices reverse losses * China slowdown fears have dragged commodities towards 2015 lows * AMD revenue warning weighs on semiconductor companies * Indexes end higher: Dow 0.53 pct, S&P 0.61 pct, Nasdaq 0.11 pct (Updates with comment, closing prices) By Noel Randewich July 7 (Reuters) - U.S. stocks ended higher after a choppy session ...
* S&P 500 gains after falling below 200-day moving average * China slowdown fears drag commodities towards 2015 lows * U.S. oil prices reverse losses * AMD revenue warning weighs on semiconductor companies * Indexes: Dow up 0.41 pct, S&P up 0.51 pct, Nasdaq down 0.04 pct (Updates with market gains, comment, updates prices) By Noel Randewich July 7 (Reuters) - U.S. stocks reversed early ...
By Paul Taylor and Renee Maltezou BRUSSELS (Reuters) - Euro zone members have given Greece until the end of the week to come up with a proposal for sweeping reforms in return for loans that will keep the country from crashing out of Europe's currency bloc and into economic ruin. "The stark reality is that we have only five days left ... Until now I have avoided talking about deadlines, but tonight ...
NEW YORK, July 7 (Reuters) - U.S. stocks ended a volatile session higher on Tuesday, with the S&P 500 recovering from a drop of more than 1 percent as energy shares gained alongside an afternoon rebound in crude oil prices. The Dow Jones industrial average rose 95.94 points, or 0.54 percent, to 17,779.52, the S&P 500 gained 12.84 points, or 0.62 percent, to 2,081.6 and the Nasdaq Composite added ...
By Christopher Johnson LONDON (Reuters) - Iran, the United States and five other major powers are trying to reach an agreement to restrain the Iranian nuclear programme in exchange for relief from economic sanctions. The following are answers to frequently asked questions about any nuclear deal and what follows, from analysts, economists and academics in Reuters Global Oil Forum: Q: When ...
PARIS (Reuters) - French carmaker Renault on Tuesday posted a 0.7 percent increase in first-half sales volumes, as a recovering European market helped offset slowing Chinese demand and a sales collapse in Russia and Latin America. Renault's global registrations rose to 1.386 million light vehicles in the six months ended June 30 from 1.367 million a year earlier, the company said in a statement. ...
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