Equity benchmark indices ended nearly a per cent lower on Thursday, dragged by bank, metal and pharma names amid pessimistic global cues.
Equity benchmark indices were flat in volatile trade during early hours on Monday with pharma scrips gaining some ground.
Equity benchmark indices were range-bound on May 10 but closed in the green on the back of RBI's liquidity measures and indications of robust corporate earnings. At the closing bell, the BSE SandP Sensex was up by 296 points or 0.6 per cent at 49,502 while the Nifty 50 ticked higher by 119 points or 0.8 per cent to 14,942.
Equity benchmark indices remained bullish despite trimming some early gains on April 26 following some reports that India's second wave of coronavirus will peak soon. The BSE SandP Sensex closed 508 points or 1.06 per cent higher at 48,387 while the Nifty 50 ticked up by 144 points or 1 per cent to 14,485.
Equity benchmark indices showed resilience amid resurgence in COVID-19 cases and closed half a per cent higher on April 15 led by pharma and financial scrips.
Equity benchmark indices traded higher during early hours on Thursday amid muted global cues with metal stocks witnessing gains. At 10:15 am, the BSE S-P Sensex was up by 415 points or 0.82 per cent at 50,077 while the Nifty 50 edged higher by 124 points or 0.84 per cent to 14,934. All sectoral indices at the National Stock Exchange were in the green with Nifty metal and IT up by 1.4 per cent each, realty by 1 per cent and auto by 0.9 per cent. Among stocks, Hindalco was up by 2.6 per cent to Rs 361.35 per share and Tata Steel by 1.8 per cent to Rs 890.50 per unit.
Equity benchmark indices gained about half a per cent during early hours on Tuesday amid positive global cues with pharma and auto stocks gaining ground.
Equity benchmark indices were on a downswing during early hours on April 05 amid worries over rapidly increasing Covid-19 cases in the country.
Equity benchmark indices closed nearly 1.5 per cent lower on Thursday amid concerns over rising coronavirus infections and weak global cues.
Equity benchmark indices traded in red with thin margins during early hours on March 22 tracking mixed cues from Asian markets. At 10:20 am, the BSE SandP Sensex was down by 278 points or 0.6 per cent at 49,580 while the Nifty 50 fell by 57 points or 0.4 per cent to 14,686. Most sectoral indices at the National Stock Exchanges were in the negative terrain expected from Nifty pharma which was up by 1.3 per cent while realty was up by 1.2 per cent. Nifty FMCG, metal and IT also gained marginally. Nifty private bank slipped by 0.9 per cent, financial services by 0.7 per cent. Among stocks, Powergrid and IndusInd Bank skidded by 2 per cent each while Reliance fell by 1.9 per cent to Rs 2,041 per share.
Prime Minister Narendra Modi didn't mince words to berate Congress in poll-bound Assam terming the grand old party 'leaderless' on March 18.
Equity benchmark indices cracked further on Friday amid weak Asian cues with banking and auto majors taking a hit.
Contained coronavirus infections and some broad indications of a rebound in economic activity boosted investor confidence on Monday with key equity indices trading at fresh lifetime highs. Besides, firm global cues led banking and financial stocks to garner handsome gains.
Equity benchmark indices closed over one per cent higher on Monday amid upbeat news on corporate earnings, economic data and updates on vaccination drive.
Equity benchmark indices dipped marginally during early hours on Thursday amid mixed global cues with Nifty private bank lowering by 1.2 per cent.