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India stock market lacked cheer in Samvat 2074; Nifty gain moderate: Here are top gainers and losers

Nifty had posted a return of 17.6% and 10.2% in the previous two Samvat years and therefore the returns need to be seen in that light.

Markets News

Tech Mahindra best performer on Nifty after Q2 boost, gains 46.7%

Shares of Tech Mahindra rallied nearly 9% on Wednesday to become the best performer on Nifty50 this year, after the company posted a better-than-expected net profit for the quarter ended September 2018.

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Reliance Industries reports lowest ever other income since diversification in Q2 FY 19

Analysts pointed out the other income declined by 30% q-o-q led by lower treasury profits amid rising yields.

India News

Gone! India share market loses one-fourth in m-cap since January, equal to $557 billion

The Indian equity markets have eroded nearly a quarter of their value in dollar terms so far in 2018, as factors such as volatility in the global market, a rout in emerging market currencies and weak corporate earnings have d

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Government stake in BSE 500 falls to record low in Q2

Amid poor performances of a large number of public sector undertakings (PSUs), the combined value of shares held by the government has declined to a record low of 9% during the quarter ended September 2018.

BSE, Nifty PSE Index, Bharat Electronics, HPCL, OMC News

Sensex, Nifty drop over 1%: Investors lose Rs 4 lakh crore

Investors have lost close to Rs 4 lakh crore in the last two trading sessions alone; the total wealth eroded since September is now Rs 22.3 lakh crore.

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Global rout: Sensex crashes over 1,000 points

Nifty ends below 10,300-mark after a tumble in US equities sparked heavy sell-off across the globe.

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Sensex logs its biggest fall in eight months, Nifty falls most in 2 years

The Sensex on Thursday saw its biggest single-day fall since February 5, while the broader Nifty posted its worst one-day drop in nearly two years as investors remained concerned about a weakening rupee and rising crude oil p

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Nifty Realty, Nifty Media and Nifty PSU Bank yield negative returns

While the benchmark Nifty50 gained 4.5% in 2018 so far in a narrow rally driven by a handful of stocks, many sectoral indices have given negative returns.

NSE News

Market capitalisation: Indian market loses over $400 billion since January

At $2.03 trillion, India is now the ninth largest stock market by valuation, $214 billion less than that of Canada.

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Selling spree: A fourth of BSE500 firms hit 52-week lows

As many as 126 companies in the BSE500 universe saw their stocks falling to the lowest level in the last one year.

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Maruti Suzuki stock slides 2.3% to hit 10-month low

The share price of the country’s largest car maker was down 16.5% from its July 24 record of Rs 9832.45 even as the benchmark indices continue their record-breaking rally.

Industry News

Sensex plunges 505 points over rupee woes, trade tiff

More than half of the companies with m-cap of Rs 1,000 cr lost over 10% of their value since January 1.

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Spread between 10-yr bond yield and Nifty dividend yield rises to four-year high

The sell-off in the bond market and rising equity valuation have pushed the spread between the yield on 10-year government bond and Nifty’s dividend yield to a four-year high level.

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Crude oil shock: OMC shares tank 40% since January; HPCL worst performer

Shares of oil marketing companies (OMCs) plummeted as much as 40% since the beginning of 2018 amid concerns that rising oil prices might ruin their performances in the quarters to come.

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PSBs lose prominence in Nifty50 over last 22 years

Public sector banks that became a part of the Nifty50 during the rebalancing process include Bank of India, Punjab National Bank and Bank of Baroda.

Banking & Finance News

Half of stocks on BSE available for a dollar

Of the total 2,957 companies that traded on the bourses on Thursday, the stock price of 1,468 companies stood at less than Rs 71 per share, showed data

Industry News

Jobs in corporate India fell sharply over last decade, from around 5-6% per annum then to around 2-3% today

Employment growth in corporate India has fallen off sharply over the last decade, from around 5-6% per annum then to around 2-3% today, Capitaline data show.

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Wide disparity: Nifty scales a new peak but broad market in a trough

The benchmarks may be scaling new peaks but the broad market remains in a trough; more than 70% of stocks with a market capitalisation of Rs 1,000 crore or more have lost value since January.

Nifty, Nifty gains, market, small cap stocks News

New benchmarks: Indices hit records, larger market lags

The broader market continues to do badly with just five stocks — Tata Consultancy Services, Infosys, HDFC Bank, Reliance Industries and ITC — having between them contributed over 80% of the Nifty’s gains of 940 points i

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Firms fail to match Nifty rally

Despite the Nifty50 having hit record highs four times in August already, the 8.7% gain in 2018 so far hasn’t translated into big gains for most of the companies in the market as only a handful of index members have been ab

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Nifty midcap continues to rise for 12th session in a row, gains 7.3%

The Nifty indices for small- and mid-cap stocks clocked gains for a 12th consecutive day on Monday and yielded returns of 8.9% and 7.3%, respectively during the period as investors lapped up beaten-down stocks from the two ca

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Sensex on a high, but some stocks sink to 52-week lows

The Sensex continues to hit several all-time highs in July as the best-performing market in Asia, but the broader market is going the other way.

SENSEX, BSE, NSE News

Sensex at new high: Broader market has underperformed, rally being driven by handful of stocks, keeping FPIs away

With close to 80% of the broader market in the red, very few investors are cheering the Sensex’s record high levels reached on Monday. At 36,718.60 points, the benchmark index has stayed flat in dollar terms since January w

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Nifty Smallcap’s biggest plunge in seven years! These 2 factors triggered nearly 23% fall in 2018

The Nifty Smallcap Index has lost nearly a quarter of its value in 2018 so far, leaving investors with fairly large losses. Its 22.8% plunge this year is the biggest since 2011.

Markets News

Lifetime-high! Sensex up, stocks down

With 72% of Nifty mid-cap stocks falling this year — and 28% by more than a fourth — the market is mostly in a bear grip

Sensex, Tata Consultancy Services, Fin-Tech, HDFC, Kotak Mahindra Bank, Infosys, Reliance Industries, Nifty News

LIC pares stake in PSBs in March quarter

Of the 10 PSBs, which saw an at least 3-percentage-point reduction in LIC holdings over the March quarter, eight are under PCA.

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