Unstructured Finance

Goldman, Moody’s bring some cheer; can the govt build on it?

November 29, 2012

A battered government has some good news to cheer this week. First, rating agency Moody’s kept the country’s rating outlook at stable, providing a breather after two other global firms downgraded it to negative.

No solution in sight for bipolar Indian stocks

November 20, 2012

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LIVE BLOG: Sensex, Nifty plunge to 2011 lows

November 23, 2011

The BSE Sensex and Nifty plunged to fresh 2011 lows in Wednesday trade, a day before the expiry of derivatives contracts, amid renewed worries about faltering global growth.

Sensex touches 20,000 – Highlights

September 21, 2010

Share your views as the Sensex crosses the 20,000 mark for the first time since January 2008.

ICICI Bank shares jump

August 2, 2010

Shares in ICICI Bank rose as much as 4.2 percent in trade before closing 3.9 percent up after the lender posted a 17-percent rise in quarterly net profit on Saturday.

Wipro ends lower after results

July 23, 2010

Profit sales saw Wipro shares end 0.8 percent lower on Friday after the firm reported a forecast-beating, 31-percent rise in quarterly profit.

IT counters post decent gains

July 6, 2010

The BSE IT Index gained 1.7 percent on Tuesday as expectations of revenue growth for the June quarter pushed up export-focused outsourcing firms.

Sensex H1 performance

July 4, 2010

India‚Äôs benchmark stock index did reasonably well in the first half of 2010 as compared to its emerging market peers. The Sensex gained 1.4 percent during the period, and outperformed China’s Shanghai Composite Index and Brazil’s Bovespa which declined 9.6 percent and 26.8 percent respectively.

ITC shares jump 2.6 pct

June 30, 2010

Bombay Stock ExchangeShares in cigarette-to-hotel business chain ITC rose 2.6 percent on Wednesday to top the list of Sensex gainers on better earnings expectations.