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Realty, metal stocks pull Sensex down 123 points; F&O expiry eyed

The Sensex and the Nifty were trading down by about 0.5 per cent on emergence of fresh selling p... »
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JK Lakshmi Cement rallies on strong performance

The stock of JK Lakshmi Cement zoomed about 8 per cent today, thanks to the company’s strong per... »

First quarter results show India Inc losing momentum

Capital goods, cement, banking sectors report sluggish growth
The market rally since September last has been fuelled by cyclical stocks, amidst expectations t... »
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Prestige Estates: Buy

Project pipeline, margins make the stock attractive
A slew of Budget measures such as introduction of real estate investment trusts and easie... »

Index Outlook: Nifty edges towards 8,000

Sensex and Nifty are at life-time highs. Derivative expiry can help the Nifty inch up
The monsoon clouds now spread across the entire country have spread cheer among stock market... »

Cairn India up over 2% on NSE

Cairn India flared up 2.06 per cent on the NSE at the week open. At 11.35 am the stock was trading at ₹315.05 as against ₹308.70 at close on Friday. Axis Bank held a firm undertone to mak... »
Our Call

Prestige Estates: Buy

A slew of Budget measures such as introduction of real estate investment trusts and easier FDI norms have boosted the prospects of real estate sector players. These changes bode well for Pr... »

Company news

Dewan Housing Finance Corp Ltd has sought approval from shareholders to raise funds through an issue of non-convertible debentures. The non-banking finance company has informed the exchange... »
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TCS turns ex-dividend from Monday

Activity around TCS may get tempered on the bourses as the stock turns ex-dividend on Monday. TCS had announced a dividend of ₹45 per share, which will be paid out in August. This includes... »

Gulf Oil Lubricants listing on July 31

Gulf Oil Lubricants India Ltd, the demerged entity of Gulf Oil Corporation Ltd, will be listed on the BSE on July 31. The company is among the fastest growing lubes brand in the... »

Recovery in mid-, small-caps can be sharper: Mirae Asset

Jisang Yoo, Chief Executive Officer, Mirae Asset Global Investments India

Despite a sharp rise in mid- and small-cap stocks, Jisang Yoo, CEO, Mirae Asset Global Investments, says investors need to look at the big picture over the medium term. In an interview with ... »

SEBI bans Nilesh Kapadia, 3 others for 10 years in HDFC MF case

SEBI has barred Nilesh Kapadia and three others from the markets for 10 years in the front running case at HDFC Mutual Fund. The market regulator also directed three individuals — Rajiv Ram... »

The Nifty call

Nifty July Futures (7,795) The Nifty futures contract is trading on a weak note today. After opening at 7,820 and recording a high of 7,832.8, the contract has reversed lower. The... »

Sun Pharma spurts over 4% on BSE

Sun Pharma Industries made rapid strides during the latter half of the day to extends its early gains by the close on the BSE on Friday. At the finish it was trading at ₹779.30, up 4.23 per cent.... »

Motherson Sumi Systems (₹352.8)

Investors with a short-term perspective can consider selling the stock of Motherson Sumi Systems at current levels. The stock registered an all-time high at ₹382 in early July and started moving s... »  

‘SEBI not a dragon’

Broker's call

Mahindra Holidays completes Covington's acquisition

4 PSU banks to declare Q1 results today

Q1 result to boost Bharti Infratel

The Nifty Call

Hindalco Ind, Tata Steel keep gains over 2% on BSE

VC funding declines to $81 m in Q2

Rights issue to pep up interest in CanFin Homes

Axis Bank up over 1% on BSE

Banking stocks started the week on a firm note on Monday morning. At 11.10 am Axis Bank was the top gainer on the BSE, quoting at ₹403.60. The stock had closed the previous session at ₹397.17. »

Index Outlook: Nifty edges towards 8,000

The monsoon clouds now spread across the entire country have spread cheer among stock market investors too. The Sensex and the Nifty skipped merrily higher to scale fresh life-time highs last w... »

Broker's call - Ambuja Cements: Buy

Morningstar EquityAmbuja Cements (Buy)CMP: ₹211Target: ₹262 (fair value)Ambuja Cements continues to show better relative pricing power and starts reaping benefits... »

Wockhardt scrip up 14% on sale deal speculation

Drugmaker Wockhardt saw a 14 per cent spike in its share price on Friday on speculation in the marketplace that the company had possibly sealed a deal for sale. However, Wockhardt sa... »

RBI freezes FII exposure in Repco, South Indian Bank

The Reserve Bank of India on Friday said foreign investors cannot purchase shares of Repco Home Finance and South Indian Bank as their shareholding in these companies has crossed the thres... »

Tax concessions on debt funds only a minor relief: MFs

The mutual fund industry on Friday termed Finance Minister Arun Jaitely’s clarification on the long-term capital gains tax for debt mutual funds only a minor relief. The Minister said the... »

Wipro shares tank 8.5% as Q1 earnings lag estimates

Shares of IT services major Wipro plunged as much as 8.5 per cent in morning trade today after the company’s June quarter earnings missed expectations.Wipro’s scrip tumbled 8.46 per cent to... »

Pharma shares trade firm

Pharma stocks Sun Pharma Industries and Lupin made rapid strides in the second half of the session on the NSE on Friday. At the close Sun Pharma was the top gainer. It was quoting at ₹782.20, up 4... »

Sensex retreats after hitting life-time high, down 145 points

Recording the first drop in nine sessions, the benchmark Sensex today ended 145 points lower at 26,126.75 after selling pressure emerged in bluechips as investors judged recent gains as excessive.... »

Jaiprakash Power shares tank over 7% as TAQA calls off deal

Shares of Jaiprakash Power Ventures tanked over 7 per cent today after the company said that Abu Dhabi-based TAQA is withdrawing from the agreement to purchase two hydropower plants owned by the co... »

SEBI’s search, seizure power to continue, but after court nod

Idea Cellular allots shares to Axiata Investments

J Kumar Infraprojects secures orders worth Rs 208 cr

Corruption allegation in UK may hit Alstom

Guidelines soon on real estate investment trusts: Sinha

Bank of Baroda extends gains on NSE

Sensex hits record high

Hindustan Zinc (Hold)

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