Infra stocks rally on hopes of sector-friendly Budget

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The Centre’s commitment to revitalise the PPP model and revive investor sentiment has also given some indication about the possibility of a supportive Budget »

Budget should spell out reform measures: analysts

2nd one today File picture shows the Union Finance Minister Arun Jaitley arriving at Parliament House last year.

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Priority should be on reviving the investment cycle, driven by increased public spending »
Broker’s call

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Wallfort FinancialIndo Count (Buy)CMP: ₹400.20Target: ₹572Indo... »

SEBI turns down Sahara’s application for renewal of portfolio manager

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Avers ‘not fit and proper’; cites controlling interest to influence decision »

SEBI, stock exchanges tighten vigil for Budget day trading



Anticipating huge volatility during the special stock market trading on Budget day tomorrow, SEB... »

No spurt in gold imports after removal of restrictions

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Removal of import restrictions on gold has not resulted in a spurt in inflow of the yellow metal, the Survey has observed.Net imports of gems and jewellery in 2014-15 could actually... »

Pepper continues to fall

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Heavy selling pressure pounded spot pepper prices, which fell further sharply on Friday. Arrivals from Karnataka and Idukki district of Kerala have increased and that in turn pulled spot prices do... »

Rain Industries Ltd

Rain Industries Ltd on Friday said the company's arm Rain Cements is planning to set up a waste heat recovery based power plant in Kurnool, Andhra Pradesh, with an estimated investment of ₹7... »

Sadbhav Engineering Ltd

Sadbhav Engineering Ltd’s ₹459-crore bid for a contract for four-laning the Amabal-Kaithal section of National Highway 65 has come out as the lowest quote, the company informed the exchanges... »

Videocon, Rei Agro results on Budget Day

When everybody will be hooked on to Finance Minister Arun Jaitley's Budget speech, some market participants will also keep a tab on Videocon Industries, Sterling Biotech, Value Industries... »

Outlook turns bearish for masur

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Masur has been witnessing a downtrend in Indore mandis with arrival of the new crop gathering pace. Masur (bold) today declined to ₹4,800-4,950 a quintal, while masur (Madhya Pradesh) ruled... »

Rail stocks pick up steam after budget


In step with overall buoyant trend, share prices of companies that cater to the railway sector today saw huge buying, surging in range of 2-11 per cent after a poor show on Rail Budget day.... »

BoB vaults up 5.6% on NSE

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Bank of Baroda jumped up 5.63 per cent to emerge the top gainer on the NSE at the close on Friday. It ended at Rs 181, up 5.63 per cent on its overnight close at Rs 171.35. Tata Power wa... »

`$1 trillion forex war-chest to boost India’s geo-political power’

Soft power: Economic Survey on foreign exchange reserves and geo-political influence.


A “war-chest” of foreign exchange reserves worth up to USD 1 trillion in the long run can help India bolster its geo-political influence in an increasingly inter-connected economic world, says the... »

FIIs infuse $33 bn in capital markets in Apr-Dec FY’15: Economic Survey


Overseas investors have pumped in a staggering $33 billion in Indian capital markets during April-December of the current fiscal, after pulling out funds in the year-ago period, according to the»

Dollar on track for 8th month of gains on US data, Fed outlook

Hong Kong shares end lower

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Australian shares reverse early losses

Nippon Life hikes stake in Reliance MF to 35%

L&T, Tata Power surge over 4% on defence ministry contract

SEBI, stock exchanges tighten vigil for Budget day trading

Slow buying keeps cotton flat

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Cotton prices were unchanged as buying was slow after prices rose earlier this week. Traders said that cotton gained during this week and after that demand was slack at the higher level. Gujarat S... »

SEBI turns down Sahara’s application for renewal of portfolio manager

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Avers ‘not fit and proper’; cites controlling interest to influence decision »

Aditya Birla Nuvo

Aditya Birla Nuvo has shut down its ammonia manufacturing plant at Jagdishpur, Uttar Pradesh, the company said in a notice. The unit will remain shut until the first week of April. The move... »

Nifty, Bank Nifty will remain volatile

As usual, on the Budget Day, benchmarks Sensex and Nifty could swing wildly, reacting to the speech of Finance Minister. Bank Nifty will also remain volatile, as on Friday, the Bank Nifty... »

Bhushan Steel to sell steel division

Bhushan Steel is selling and leasing oxygen units at its steel division in Meramandali in Odisha, the company informed the stock exchanges after market hours. Bhushan Steel’s net loss wide... »

New turmeric tops ₹9,000/quintal

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Prices of new crop turmeric increased in Erode markets due to heavy demand.“On Friday, 10,000 bags of turmeric arrived for sale, including 2,500 bags of new turmeric. Because of heav... »

DLF shares end nearly 4% up; to challenge SEBI order


Paring initial losses, DLF stock ended nearly 4 per cent higher after the company, which has been slapped with a huge penalty for “fraudulent and unfair trade practices”, said it will challenge th... »

Tata Power rallies further, up over 5% on BSE

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Tata Power rallied further to stay ahead of the pack at the close on the BSE on Friday. At 3.40 pm it held gains of 5.43 per cent to trade at Rs 87.30 as against its previous close at Rs 82.80. <... »

Amitabh buys 1.5 lakh shares in Fineotex Chemicals; raises stake to 5.58%

Amitabh Bachchan is the third largest shareholder in the company after its promoters. File Photo


Bollywood actor Amitabh Bachchan has raised his stake in chemicals firm Fineotex Chemicals to 5.58 per cent.Bachchan acquired 1.5 lakh shares equivalent to 0.67 per cent of the company’s to... »

Economic Survey: Indian stock markets gave 30% return to investors

Indian stock markets best performer after China .


After China, Indian stock markets emerged as the best performer with a return of 30 per cent to investors during April-December period of the current fiscal, according to Economic Survey for 2014-... »

European shares at fresh 7-year high as ECB QE nears

Japan’s pension fund slashes govt bond holdings in Q4

Technical forex report for Feb 27

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European stocks set to open steady

The Nifty Call: Go long with a stop-loss at 8,765

Nikkei hits fresh 15-year high

Logix Micro shares touch daily upper limit


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