Sunday November 2, 2014
Life Insurance Corporation (LIC) lowered its exposure in 14 blue-chip firms during July-September 2014 with sale of shares that are currently worth about Rs 7,700 crore.
Monday November 3, 2014
As the record stock market rally continues, the value of shares directly owned by next-generation business leaders at 20 major corporate houses has soared over 18 per cent to Rs 17,000 crore so far this year.
Thursday October 23, 2014
The BSE Sensex and Nifty got off to a positive start in Muhurat trading on Thursday, but shares in IT major Wipro fell as much as 5 per cent. Wipro, which had missed its earnings estimate in the September quarter, was also the top loser in the 50-sha...
Wednesday October 22, 2014
The Nifty opened higher on Wednesday tracking the gains in global market. Both foreign and domestic investors turned net buyers of Indian equities on Tuesday but with a reduced momentum. Foreign investors were net buyers to the tune of Rs 32 crore wh...
Thursday August 7, 2014
The Nifty opened lower on Thursday as indicated by futures trade on Singapore Stock Exchange. Both foreign and domestic investors remained net buyers of Indian equities on Wednesday. FIIs bought shares worth Rs 284 crore whereas domestic investors we...
Monday August 4, 2014
Infosys shares rose 3.72 per cent, marking their biggest single-day gain since June 11. Wipro Ltd gained 2.4 per cent, Tech Mahindra Ltd added 1.9 per cent and HCL Technologies Ltd ended 2.6 per cent higher.
Friday July 25, 2014
The Nifty opened flat on Friday as indicated by futures trade on Singapore Stock Exchange. Foreign investors remained net buyers in Indian equities to the tune of Rs 282 crore whereas domestic investors sold shares worth Rs 290 crore on Thursday. Nif...
Thursday July 24, 2014
The Nifty opened flat on Thursday. Foreign investors remained net buyers of Indian equities on Wednesday as they bought shares worth Rs 652 crore. Nifty closed at all-time high levels on Wednesday driven by buying in technology stocks.
Friday July 18, 2014
The Nifty opened lower on Friday on the back of geopolitical tensions as one of the jet of Malaysian airlines downed at the Ukraine-Russia border. S&P 500 saw its biggest crash in 3 months after this plane shot down and major Asian markets also trade...
Friday July 11, 2014
Infosys shares rose over 4 per cent in the early trade on the back of better earnings which also triggered buying in other tech stocks.
Friday June 13, 2014
Infosys, which named Vishal Sikka as the new CEO yesterday, traded 1 per cent down. Wipro and HCL Tech shares also retreated.
Monday June 9, 2014
Overseas investors have been aggressively buying Indian shares on hopes that the Narendra Modi-led government would take quick decision to put the economy back on track. The first test of the government's intentions would be the budget, which is like...
Wednesday June 4, 2014
Foreign investors bought cash shares worth Rs 575 crore yesterday, while domestic institutional investors also turned net buyers, purchasing equities worth Rs 100 crore.
Thursday May 29, 2014
Foreign investors sold Indian shares worth Rs 287 crore on Wednesday, as per provisional exchange data, extending their selling streak to a third consecutive day, marking a cumulative sales of Rs 534 crore in that period.
Thursday May 8, 2014
Investors picked up some of the recently battered shares such as Wipro, which gained 0.97 per cent after losing 11.6 per cent since April 16.
Thursday May 8, 2014
Fund managers' patience with Infosys is running out. Share prices in India's second largest IT outsourcer declined by over 5 per cent during the March quarter. Though equity funds pared their exposure to the tech sector in the March quarter, they bou...
Tuesday April 22, 2014
Although overseas investors have underpinned sentiment, the pace of buying has slowed. Foreign institutional investors bought shares worth Rs 213 crore on Monday, having bought $67.58 million worth on Thursday.
Monday April 21, 2014
Wipro shares fell as much as 7 per cent on Monday after the IT giant forecast weak revenue growth in the June quarter. The company's management, however, sounded confident that the weakness will be prove to be a temporary phenomenon and fiscal year 2...
Monday April 21, 2014
Overseas investors, who have pumped in nearly $4.8 billion into Indian shares so far this year, were net buyers worth Rs 430 crore ($71.20 million) on Thursday, snapping three days of a selling streak totalling Rs 569 crore ($94.21 million), exchange...
Wednesday April 9, 2014
Shares remain supported by overseas investors, who bought Indian shares worth Rs 703 crore on Monday, provisional exchange data shows, totalling nearly $4.5 billion so far in 2014.