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May 5, 2011
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Realty stocks struggle in trade

The BSE Realty index fell nearly 3 percent on Thursday as the overall market remained weak and the benchmark ended down for the 9th consecutive session.

Anant Raj Industries was the top loser in the index, dropping more than 4 percent. Unitech slipped 3.4 percent in trade. Phoenix Mills shares gained nearly 1 percent to end as the top gainer in the index.

Apr 4, 2011
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BSE IT index gains more than 2 pct

The BSE IT index rose more than 2 percent on Monday with stocks such as HCL Tech and Financial Tech gaining more than 3 percent.

Infosys, one of India’s leading IT firms, posted gains of 2 percent on improved demand for outsourcing in its key US market after strong economic data.

Apr 4, 2011

Diversified equity funds underperform on higher cash

NEW DELHI (Reuters) – Diversified stock funds lagged the benchmark Sensex in March due to higher allocation to cash and exposure to mid- and small-sized companies.

Such funds posted an average return of 7.67 percent in the month, lower than the 9.1 percent gains the Sensex registered, data from global fund tracker Lipper, a Thomson Reuters company showed.

Apr 4, 2011

Diversified funds underperform on higher cash; bank funds shine

NEW DELHI, April 4 (Reuters) – Diversified Indian stock
funds lagged the benchmark Sensex in March due to
higher allocation to cash and exposure to mid- and small-sized
companies.

Such funds posted an average return of 7.67 percent in the
month, lower than the 9.1 percent gains the Sensex registered,
data from global fund tracker Lipper, a Thomson Reuters company
showed.

Apr 1, 2011
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Banking stocks struggle in trade

The BSE Banking index fell 0.8 percent on Friday, as the BSE Sensex ended its positive run of eight sessions to end marginally lower.

PNB was the top loser in the index, closing down 3.3 percent. Bank of Baroda ended down 1.7 percent. ICICI Bank, India’s No. 1 private lender, ended down nearly 1 percent.

Mar 28, 2011
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L&T shares rise more than 2 pct

Shares in Larsen & Toubro gained 2.5 percent on Monday, helping Sensex post its 5th consecutive day of gains.

The stock ended at 1639.20 rupees and was the among top gainers of the 30-share Sensex.

Mar 18, 2011
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BSE Auto index falls 2 pct

Auto stocks struggled in trade on Friday, as stocks like Exide Industries, M&M and Maruti Suzuki fell, pushing the sectoral index down 2 percent.

Exide Industries ended down 4.6 percent as the top loser in the auto index, followed by M&M which dropped 3.3 percent.

Mar 3, 2011
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Capital goods stocks rise

The BSE Capital Goods index rose 2.35 percent on Thursday, with stocks like Punj Lloyd and BHEL posting smart gains.

Punk Lloyd closed 4.7 percent higher, BHEL gained 3.3 percent and L&T ended up 3.2 percent.

Mar 3, 2011

Mid-, small-caps dent diversified mutual funds in Feb

NEW DELHI (Reuters) – Diversified stock funds lagged the Sensex in February, as exposure to mid- and small-cap shares and sectors like capital goods hurt net asset values.

Diversified funds fell 4.66 percent on an average during the month, compared with a 2.75 percent fall in the benchmark, data from global fund tracker Lipper, a Thomson Reuters company, showed.

Mar 3, 2011

Mid-, small-caps dent diversified funds in Feb

NEW DELHI, March 3 (Reuters) – India’s diversified stock
funds lagged the benchmark index .BSESN in February, as
exposure to mid- and small-cap shares and sectors like capital
goods hurt net asset values.

Diversified funds fell 4.66 percent on an average during
the month, compared with a 2.75 percent fall in the benchmark,
data from global fund tracker Lipper, a Thomson Reuters
company, showed.

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