US stocks open slightly higher

Wednesday, 21 March 2012 23:55
The Mortgage Bankers Association said its seasonally adjusted index of mortgage application activity, which includes both refinancing and home purchase demand, dipped 7.4 percent in the week ended March 16, reports Xinhua. However, earlier housing data showed that the US…

Sensex closes 302 points higher

Wednesday, 21 March 2012 16:45
The 30-scrip sensitive index (Sensex) of the Bombay Stock Exchange (BSE), which opened at 17,301.16 points, closed at 17,618.21 points (provisional), up 302.03 points or 1.74 percent compared to its previous close at 17,316.18 points. The 50-scrip S&P; CNX Nifty…

Sensex rises in afternoon trade, capital goods scrips lead

Wednesday, 21 March 2012 16:18
The 30-scrip sensitive index (Sensex) of the Bombay Stock Exchange (BSE) opened at 17,301.16 points, was ruling at 17,465.18 points around 12.40 p.m., up 149 points or 0.86 percent compared to its previous close at 17,316.18 points. The 50-scrip S&P;…

Sensex snaps out of three-day losing streak

Tuesday, 20 March 2012 16:44
The 30-scrip sensitive index (Sensex) of the Bombay Stock Exchange (BSE), which opened at 17,308.89 points, closed at 17,309.28 points (provisional), up 35.91 points or 0.21 percent compared to its previous close at 17,273.37 points. The Sensex had touched a…

Sensex off day’s highs, holding in green

Tuesday, 20 March 2012 16:14
The 30-scrip sensitive index (Sensex) of the Bombay Stock Exchange (BSE) opened at 17,308.89 points and was ruling at 17,350 points around 12 p.m., up 76.63 points or 0.44 percent compared to its previous close at 17,273.37 points. The Sensex…

Sensex weak, IT, capital goods under selling pressure

Monday, 19 March 2012 16:09
The 30-scrip sensitive index (Sensex) of the Bombay Stock Exchange (BSE) opened at 17,531.47 points and was ruling at 17,336.17 points at 12.44 p.m., down 130.03 points or 0.74 percent compared to its previous close at 17,466.2 points. The 50-scrip…