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Indian equities plunge 20% in less than 45 days on coronavirus concerns; fall in domestic indices lower than other countries
The figures are based on comparison between closing levels on 31 January and 12 March -- the period during which coronavirus infections became more pronounced across geographies, including India.
MSCI’s broadest index of Asia-Pacific shares outside Japan was up 0.17 percent, with losses in Chinese shares capping gains elsewhere in the region
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Sensex slumps 222 points to 35,752; Nifty falls 72 points to 10,764 amid rising India-Pak tensions; Vedanta, Tata Motors among top losers
The benchmark BSE Sensex gave up all early gains and fell over 200 points in afternoon trade on Wednesday
In a buying frenzy that was as spectacular as the recent rout, US stocks soared with the Dow Jones Industrial Average rocketing more than 1,000 points for the first time on Wednesday.
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Sensex pared early gains and was trading 4.38 points, or 0.01 percent, higher at 34,985.40.
The NSE Nifty was trading 41 points, or 0.39 percent, higher at 10,657.70.
Sensex rose 115.89 points, or 0.33 percent, to 35,257.88. It had shed 2.50 points on Wednesday in choppy trade.
The 30-share Sensex, which lost 340.78 points Friday, recovered by 173.33 points, or 0.52 percent, to 33,522.64.
Sensex tanks 297 points as November F&O series opens weak, Nifty slips below 10,100-mark in early trade
Brokers said despite the beginning of the November futures and options (F&O) series, investors indulged in selling activity, tracking a weak trend at other Asian markets.
Sensex cracks below 34,000, Nifty slips to 10,172 on weak global cues in early trade; Asian Paints falls 6%
In the Sensex kitty, Asian Paints suffered the most by falling 5.21 percent after the company reported a 14.76 percent fall in its consolidated net profit at Rs 506 crore for the September quarter Monday.
Sensex bounces 321 points in early trade on positive Asian cues; Nifty up; HDFC bank stocks trade higher
Brokers said the emergence of buying by investors, driven by positive trend at other Asian bourses, and encouraging quarterly earnings from HDFC Bank, influenced trading Sentiments.
The rupee's plunge to a new record low of 73.77 against the dollar by falling 44 paise in early trade, too, weighed on investor mood.
On Wednesday, at the close of market hours, the BSE Sensex closed lower by 169.45 points or 0.45 percent at 37121.22.
The BSE, NSE, forex, money market, bullion and other major commodity markets will remain closed today on account of Bakri Id.
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The Dow Jones industrial average plunged as much as 619 points as investors feared that rising oil prices and other costs will slow down growth in company profits.
Sensex extends gains, jumps over 200 points, Nifty tests 10,200; metals, realty, banking stocks in the green
The benchmark Sensex extended yesterday's gains by rising over 200 points in early trade today, tracking firm global cues on reports of trade negotiations between the US and China, easing fears of a trade war.
Sensex starts on a firm note, gains over 200 points, Nifty breaches 10,500; auto stocks in driver's seat
Continued buying by domestic institutional investors (DIIs) and strengthening rupee boosted market mood, brokers said.