Sensex up 139 points; Fed, China stimulus hopes boost global markets

Our Bureau/Agencies

The Sensex and the Nifty ended the session with a gain of nearly 0.5 per cent on buying by funds... »

TVS Motor Company (₹213.4)

Yoganand D, BL Research Bureau

Investors with a short-term perspective can consider selling the stock of TVS Motor Company at c... »  

Cairn India declares dividend of ₹ 5 per share

Our Bureau

Cairn India said on Wednesday declared an interim cash dividend of ₹ 5 per share. This would ent... »

Custodians use optimisation tools to reduce margin obligations

Our Bureau

Collateral management service providers across the globe are increasingly using optimisation tec... »

NSE stake sale: IFCI gets 3 bids

KR Srivats

IFCI has said that it has received as many as three bids for its stake sale in the National Stoc... »


IDFC board approves QIP issue

Our Bureau

IDFC in a filing to the stock exchanges said the Capital Raise Committee of Directors of the com... »


European shares set to rise ahead of Fed policy statement


European stocks were set to rise on Wednesday, bouncing back from two-week lows and tracking a r... »


Arvind Sahay joins IFCI board

Our Bureau

IFCI said that Prof Arvind Sahay has been appointed as additional director on its board from Sep... »

Bourses in race to net gold buyers in Asia

MR Subramani

The race to win over gold buyers in Asia has well and truly begun with China advancing the launch of the International Board of the Shanghai Gold Exchange. Singapore Exchange (SGX) and Duba... »

Selling pressure dissolves sugar

Our Correspondent

Sugar prices declined by ₹10-20 a quintal on aggressive selling with discount by producers on report of higher production and surplus during 2014-15 season. On the Vashi spot market prices decline... »

MCX-copper still stuck in a range

Gurumurthy K., BL Research Bureau

The copper futures contract traded on the Multi Commodity Exchange continues to move sideways for the sixth consecutive week. The contract has moved within the ₹414-₹435 a kg range since early Aug... »

50% turmeric unsold in Erode

Our Correspondent

The price of the hybrid finger variety increased on the back of improved demand in Erode markets on Wednesday.“The medium variety hybrid turmeric arrived for sale. Some traders who h... »

Spot rubber rules flat

Our Correspondent

Spot rubber ruled flat on Wednesday. The market remained neutral in the absence of genuine buyers though there were no quantity sellers in the local trading houses. The volume... »

Sutlej Textiles' expansaion of Damanganga unit

Sutlej Textiles and Industries on Wednesday announced the expansion of operations at one of its units -- Damanganga Home Textiles, (Daheli, Gujarat) at a cost of ₹88.50 crore. The project wi... »

YES Bank out of MSCI Standard index

Our Bureau

Shares of private lender YES Bank will remain under pressure as MSCI Inc will delete the stock from its Global Standard Index effective Thursday. The MSCI Standard Indexes cover all investable lar... »

Broker's Call

HDFC SecuritiesHuhtamaki PPL (Buy)CMP: ₹190.25Target: ₹243We expect Huhtamaki PPL’s (erstwhile Paper Products) consolidated net sales to grow by 41.8 per cent on... »

Why exchanges should be inter-connected

Pravin Chandrasekaran

Commodity exchanges have blossomed across the world to satisfy the needs of traders. These traders are lured to one exchange over the other based on preferences that include jurisdictional bias, s... »

Profit booking crushes castor

Our Correspondent

Castor futures moved down on the back of profit booking by traders. Though, spot price continued to be traded up on short supply and expectation of higher exports. Moreover, good s... »

SEBI to float discussion paper on reducing FPO time line

NSE stake sale: IFCI gets 3 bids

The Nifty Call

European shares set to rise ahead of Fed policy statement

Dr Reddy's up over 2% on NSE

Silver rates

Currency daily report for Sept 17

Rupee ends up at 60.91

A K Motwani on JSW Energy board

Slack buying drags coconut oil

Our Correspondent

Coconut oil prices at Erode markets decreased on Wednesday due to lack of sales in copra.“Coconut oil was sold at ₹2,370 for 15-kg pack two days back and then slid to ₹2,330 todayWe are expecting... »

Strong futures heat up edible oils

Our Correspondent

Edible oils continued their uptrend on Wednesday as local refineries raised their rates twice by ₹5-7/10 kg tracking firm overseas and domestic futures markets amid higher physical demand. »

Pulses rule flat on subdued buying

Our Correspondent

Barring masur, almost all the pulses and pulse seeds in Indore mandis ruled stable on subdued buying support and sluggish demand. Tur ruled flat with arrivals outstripping demand. On Wednes... »



In a bull market, who can resist the opportunity to buy a stock at a discount from its current market value? When the market is bullish, investors seem to take more risk. These financial der... »

Goenka Diamond board meet put off

Our Bureau

Goenka Diamond and Jewels has informed the exchanges that the meeting of its board of directors scheduled to be held on Wednesday has been adjourned for a week. This is on account of the pro... »

Avantel to close buyback window

Our Bureau

Shares of Avantel may come under pressure as the company decided to end its buyback window much ahead of the original schedule of February 2015. The board of directors is meeting on Thursday to co... »

Vikas GlobalOne board nod to bonus issue

Our Bureau

The board of directors of Vikas GlobalOne on Wednesday approved an issue of bonus shares to existing shareholders in the ratio 3:2 (three bonus shares of face value ₹1 each for every two pai... »

Custodians use optimisation tools to reduce margin obligations

Our Bureau

Collateral management service providers across the globe are increasingly using optimisation techniques to reduce the initial margin money requirements that their clients have to bring in to buy e... »

Pepper drifts on selling pressure

GK Nair

Pepper prices slipped on Wednesday on selling pressure amid slack demand. The trade attributed the fall to selling pressure from Karnataka and reported availability of imported material in all the... »

EPFO not considering any proposal to invest in stock markets


Retirement fund manager EPFO today said that it is not considering any proposal to invest a part of its huge corpus of around Rs 6 lakh crore in stock markets. “We are not considering any... »

MF investment in IT stocks hits all-time high in August

Currency midday update for Sept 17

Technical forex report for Sept 17

Work in progress for guidelines on wilful defaulters, says SEBI chief

Hero MotoCorp rides up nearly 3% BSE

Gold rates

Gold inches up for 3rd day; Fed eyed for rate outlook

Crude oil prices down in Asian trade

IDFC board approves QIP issue

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