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HDFC Bank shares at all-time high

August 19, 2010

HDFC Bank, India’s second-largest private bank, rose as much as 2.4
percent to an all-time high of 2,240 rupees during trade on Thursday,
before closing 1.95 percent higher.

HDFC Bank gains

April 26, 2010

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HDFC Bank, India’s No 2 private sector lender surged on Monday after it
reported on Saturday that quarterly profit had risen by a third.

Mixed day for banks, HDFC Bank down 3 pct

March 30, 2010
Mixed day for banks, HDFC Bank down 3 pct The BSE banking index fell 0.5 percent on Tuesday after gaining 3.7 percent over the last four sessions. Shares in HDFC Bank slipped 3 percent in trade and ended as the top Sensex loser. The benchmark Sensex too ended a four-session rally, closing 121 points lower at 17590. The other prominent losers were Axis Bank, which slipped 2.2 percent, and SBI which ended 0.6 percent lower. Some smaller peers however had a good day. Bank of India vaulted over 5 percent to the top of the bankex gainers list, while Karnataka Bank gained 2.3 percent. Seeing the current interest rate environment and with the Reserve Bank widely expected to increase rates in April, will you invest in this sector? http://in.reuters.com/article/economicNews/idINIndia-46771020100309

asdasdasdasdThe BSE banking index fell 0.55 percent on Tuesday after gaining 3.7 percent over the last four sessions.

Banking counters soar

January 18, 2010

Banking stocks kicked off the week on a positive note, with good results from some banks sending the BSE banking index up 2.4 percent.

Banking index drops

October 21, 2009

The BSE banking index dropped 1.2 percent on Wednesday in a broader market which ended flat.

Banking index gains

October 16, 2009

The BSE banking index closed 2.2 percent higher on Friday despite analysts’ warning that mid-cap lenders could see muted net profit growth in the July-September quarter.

Sensex rises over 450 points, DLF jumps

July 14, 2009

INDIA-STOCKS/JUMPInvestors breathed a sigh of relief on Tuesday as the Sensex jumped 453 points to 13,854, regaining some ground after losing over 1500 points in the past six sessions.

Market ends weak, Sensex slips over 1 pct

June 12, 2009

INDIAThe Sensex ended the week on a negative note, slipping over 1 percent, but still managed to post its 14th consecutive weekly rise.

Sensex pares gains on profit booking

March 24, 2009

The Sensex ended 21.38 points down on Tuesday, erasing early gains of as much as 2.9 percent, as investors took profits after the market had risen more than 13 percent over the past two weeks.