Amid lower opening of European markets, domestic benchmark indices gave up initial gains and closed last trading session of the week with declines. The BSE Sensex closed 57 points or 0.19 per cent up at 29,365 , on Friday, while the NSE Nifty ended 17 points or 0.19 per cent higher at 9,119. However, broader markets continued their upward trend and ended in the positive zone. BSE Midcap and BSE Smallcap indices rose 0.1 per cent and 0.3 per cent respectively. AmongBusiness | April 21, 2017
Amid positive Asian and European equity markets, domestic benchmark indices ended Thursday’s volatile trading session in the green zone with Midcaps and Smallcaps indices leading the rally. The BSE Sensex closed 86 points or 0.29 per cent up at 29,422 while the NSE Nifty ended 33 points or 0.36 per cent higher at 9,136. Broader markets again outperformed the front liners. BSE Midcap and BSE Smallcap indices jumped 0.7 per cent and 1.1 per cent respectively. Among BSE sectoral indices, Realty index registeredBusiness | April 20, 2017
Despite weak Asian equity markets, domestic benchmark indices snapped two-session losing streak and traded with marginal gains in the late morning trade on Monday. At 11.15 am, the Sensex was trading 17 points or 0.06 per cent higher at 29,479 while the Nifty50 was trading four points or 0.05 per cent up at 9,155. Broader markets again outperformed the front liners. BSE Midcap and BSE Smallcap indices gained 0.3 per cent and 0.4 per cent respectively. Among BSE sectoral indices, Realty index becameBusiness | April 17, 2017
Ahead of Reserve Bank of India’s (RBI) monetary policy statement on Thursday, Indian equity markets continued their bullish trend and closed Wednesday’s trading session at record highs. The NSE Nifty ended at record-closing high, up 27 points or 0.30 per cent at 9,265. The BSE Sensex closed 64 points or 0.21 per cent higher at 29,974. In the broader markets, BSE Midcap and BSE Smallcap indices jumped 0.5 per cent and 1.1 per cent respectively. Among the BSE sectoral indices, Realty indexBusiness | April 5, 2017
Domestic equity markets closed Tuesday’s trading session on a marginally lower note amid profit booking mixed global cues. The Sensex at the BSE closed 33 points down at 29,485 and the Nifty at the NSE ended five points lower at 9,122. In the broader markets, BSE Midcap index slumped 0.5 per cent but Smallcap index slipped 0.2 per cent. Among the BSE sectoral indices, Realty index registered the biggest gain with a jump of 1.4 per cent while Healthcare index became the topBusiness | March 21, 2017
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