Sensex tanks 383 points on F&O expiry, Nifty ends below 11,000-mark; Yes Bank, SBI, HDFC among top losers
Benchmark BSE Sensex slumped 383 points on Thursday, dragged by a sell-off in financial stocks, as August series derivatives expired amid tepid global cues
Sensex, Nifty end marginally lower on F&O expiry, India-Pak tension; TCS, Maruti Suzuki, Hero MotoCorp among major losers
Extending its fall for the third session, the BSE benchmark Sensex on Thursday ended marginally lower after investors squared-off their positions on February derivative contracts' expiry amid concerns over tension between India and Pakistan
Equity benchmarks Sensex and Nifty on Wednesday ended flat as cautious investors refrained from taking any bets ahead of January derivatives expiry, US Fed policy outcome and upcoming Union Budget
The 30-share Sensex settled 203.81 points, or 0.57 percent, higher at 35,716.95, while the broader NSE Nifty jumped 43.25 points, or 0.40 percent, to finish at 10,728.85.
Sensex plummets 344 points to close at 33,690 on global meltdown, F&O expiry; Nifty ends below 10,200-mark
During October F&O series, the BSE Sensex dropped 2,634.08 points, or over 7 percent while the NSE Nifty lost 852.65 points, or almost 8 percent
Sensex extends losses, down 218 points to 36,324.17 on US Fed rate hike, F&O expiry; Nifty closes below 11,000
Benchmark indices Sensex and Nifty fell for the second consecutive session on Thursday after the US Fed hiked interest rates and struck a hawkish stance amid rising crude oil prices
The BSE Sensex slumped over 179 points to end at 35,037.64 on Thursday after the rupee collapsed to a lifetime low against the US dollar amid firming crude oil prices.
The 50-issue NSE Nifty ended at 10,736.15, up 121.80 points, or 1.15 percent, after shuttling between 10,763.80 and 10,620.40.
Sensex slips over 150 points on F&O expiry, weak global cues; Nifty down by 59.40 points; Bank, steel stocks major losers
Snapping its two-session rising streak, the benchmark BSE Sensex fell over 150 points in early trade on Wednesday as investors offloaded positions ahead of March F&O expiry and financial year ending
Sensex, after a gap down opening at 33,542.50, continued its slide to touch a low of 33,108.72. It finally settled 453.41 points or 1.35 per cent lower at 33,149.35
Sensex extended losses by 300 points or 0.90 percent due to selling in energy, banking, financial and FMCG stocks
Encouraging results from blue-chips led by HDFC Bank, Tata Communications and HCL Tech got investors going, with mood turning positive after a higher opening in Europe
Globally, investors' focus is on US Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen's speech at the bankers' gathering in Jackson Hole later this week
Market breadth ended positive, with 1,537 stocks advancing against 1,161 declines on BSE
Local traders said markets may not see hectic trading activity this week owing to subdued FII performance, which are absent from the markets due to year-end holiday celebrations
Market breadth ended weak, with 1,438 stocks declining against 1,224 advances on BSE
Market breadth was extremely upbeat with gainers outpacing losers by over 2:1 on BSE
Market breadth was weak with 1,034 stocks declining against 741 advances on BSE
Sensex has added 1,433 points in last eight trading sessions.
Trading in stock markets would largely be driven by corporate earnings in a holiday-shortened week ahead and may see volatile trading amid futures and options (F&O) expiry on Thursday, say experts.