All stories by Purva Chitnis
GREAT NEWS! Morgan Stanley raises Sensex target to 30,000Rediff.com21 Jul 2016
Morgan Stanley attributes the strength in the domestic rally to local flows.
Starbucks filters an India brewRediff.com18 Jul 2016
Creating a market for premium coffee is a challenge.
PSU stocks find renewed interest in Indian marketsRediff.com6 Jul 2016
BSE PSU index rallies 10% in one month; nearly a third of the stocks on the index has gained 20% over the period
Brexit hurdle crossed? Nifty, silver at 2016 highRediff.com1 Jul 2016
'The market position from here on is expected to go up'.
Brexit: What's in store for Indian markets?Rediff.com27 Jun 2016
'Experts are not ruling out further pain as global factors cannot insulate India from the aftermath.'
E-commerce firms' new mantra: Trust, convenience and easy returnsRediff.com5 Apr 2016
Even as new rules steer e-commerce companies away from discounts, two online giants have been changing their marketing pitch.
Markets ends flat; Sensex posts best monthly gain in over 4 yearsRediff.com31 Mar 2016
The S&P BSE Sensex ended the session at 25,342, up 3 points while the Nifty50 closed at 7,738 points.
Markets end on a weak note dragged by pharma sharesRediff.com29 Mar 2016
Top 5 losers include Lupin, Cipla, Sun Pharma, Dr Reddy's Lab and GAIL down 1.6%-11%.
Sensex, Nifty jump over 1%; post third weekly gainRediff.com18 Mar 2016
Rise in crude oil price and rally in global equities aided the sentiment
Markets end in the green led by index heavyweightsRediff.com9 Mar 2016
Maruti Suzuki, Asian Paints, L&T, ONGC and Infosys have gained between 1%-1.5%.
Markets pause after 3-day bull runRediff.com4 Mar 2016
Asian shares ended higher after a string of positive US economic data.
Sensex posts biggest single-day gain in nearly 7 yearsRediff.com1 Mar 2016
The rally in index heavyweight ITC has boosted the sentiment across the board.
Markets extend gains for the fourth straight dayRediff.com22 Feb 2016
The S&P BSE Sensex ended 80 points up at 23,789 while the Nifty50 closed at 7,235, up 24 points.
Markets cheer upbeat corporate earningsRediff.com5 Feb 2016
Markets ended higher for the second straight session mainly on the back of upbeat corporate earnings.
Sensex ends lower in lacklustre tradeRediff.com1 Feb 2016
The S&P BSE Sensex ended 46 points lower at 24,824 and Nifty50 settled at 7,555, down by 8 points after hitting intra-day high of 7,600.45.
Sensex ends below 24,000 on Asia meltdown, oil woesRediff.com21 Jan 2016
Sensex lost 184 points to trade at 23,878 and the Nifty has dropped 55 points to quote at 7,254.
Bears tighten grip, markets at 20-month closing lowsRediff.com18 Jan 2016
Stock specific action is seen with some of the prominent companies posting their quarterly numbers.
Markets end flat amid volatility; Mid-,small-caps shineRediff.com5 Jan 2016
The broader markets are, however, outperforming the larger peer.
Markets end first trading session of 2016 on a tepid noteRediff.com1 Jan 2016
The S&P BSE Sensex closed at 26,190, up by 43 points and Nifty50 settled above 7,950 to end at 7,963, up by 17 points
Markets end flat amid rangebound trade; Midcaps outperformRediff.com29 Dec 2015
BSE Midcap index outperformed the benchmark indices to end with 0.4% gains.
How the global giants plan to strike it big in IndiaRediff.com23 Dec 2015
Recently, there has been a mushrooming of international apparel retailers.
Markets end at 3-month low as hopes of GST passage dwindleRediff.com9 Dec 2015
Markets finished lower for the sixth consecutive day as hopes of the Goods and Services tax (GST) bill being passed in the current session of the Parliament faded considerably.
Markets end on a cautious note ahead of Nov F&O expiry; Winter session eyedRediff.com24 Nov 2015
Top gainers from the Sensex pack are ONGC, HDFC, HUL, RIL and Cipla.
Markets clock highest gain since Oct on US Fed stanceRediff.com19 Nov 2015
Indian equity markets registered their highest single-day percentage gains since early October.
Markets tumble on Fed comments; Bihar exit polls eyedRediff.com5 Nov 2015
Markets end in red; bluechips struggle to keep pace.
Markets end in the red; Axis Bank crashes on weak earningsRediff.com28 Oct 2015
The 30-share Sensex ended in the red.
Markets end flat amid choppy trades; banks realty fall, auto gainsRediff.com21 Oct 2015
Among other stocks, IT firm Mphasis today reported a 15.30% increase in consolidated net profit at Rs 184.72 crore for the quarter ended September 30, 2015.
Rate cut, firm global cues lift Sensex 376 points higherRediff.com30 Sep 2015
Most Asian stock markets steadied on Wednesday.
Sensex closes at highest level in over two weeksRediff.com16 Sep 2015
Financials are the top gainers along with index heavyweights.
Sensex, Nifty end lower on global concerns; Midcaps outperformRediff.com10 Sep 2015
All the sectoral indices, led by realty, metal, consumer durables and power were trading in the negative zone on Thursday.
Terrible Tuesday! Sensex crashes to 1-year low; banks slide mostRediff.com1 Sep 2015
The benchmark BSE Sensex ended down 2.23 per cent. The Bank Nifty fell 3.59 per cent.
Bulls charge up D-street as prospects of Fed rate hike waneRediff.com27 Aug 2015
Market breadth continued to remain strong, with 1899 gainers and 674 losers on the BSEs.
Sensex erases gains of 2015 on global growth concerns, weak rupeeRediff.com21 Aug 2015
OIL, IOC, HPCL, BPCL slipped between 0.1-1.5% each while the oil producing companies such as ONGC (0.1%), RIL (1.5%), GAIL(2.6%) also edged lower.
Sensex, Nifty end almost flat; falling rupee a concernRediff.com13 Aug 2015
Banking shares saw a renewed buying interest on the hopes of a rate-cut by the central bank post the easing of macro-economic data.
Markets end higher on rate-cut hopes; RBI policy eyedRediff.com3 Aug 2015
On the sectoral front, rate-sensitive sectors such as Bankex and Auto gained by 1% and 0.7% respectively while BSE Consumer Durables gained 1.4%.
Markets end lower for 4th straight session; HDFC, ICICI Bank slipRediff.com28 Jul 2015
The upcoming July derivatives expiry later in the week would also add some volatility to the market proceedings.
Sensex ends lower amid choppy trade; Sun Pharma, ITC dragRediff.com21 Jul 2015
Sensex dull at close, Infosys rules, ITC drags.
Markets end flat as rising CPI dashes rate-cut hopesRediff.com14 Jul 2015
The WPI inflation stood at negative 2.4% in May 2015, compared with a negative 2.65% in April 2015.
How brands are wagging the digital tailRediff.com10 Jul 2015
According to Nielsen India online viewership has doubled since 2011.
Markets end lower ahead of IIP dataRediff.com9 Jul 2015
The Sensex had bounced back with gains of 94 points or 0.3%