Nifty, Sensex rose to all-time highs on Tuesday, extending a four-day rally after exit polls on Sunday showed Prime Minister Narendra Modi was set to retain power with an even bigger mandate than in 2014.
The NSE index was up 0.02%, after hitting a record 11,883.55, while the benchmark BSE index was up 0.07%, after hitting its highest at 39,571.73.
Adani Ports and Special Economic Zone Ltd was up 2.7% and was the top percentage gainer on the NSE index while Tata Motors Ltd slid 2.9% after reporting a 47% slump in March-quarter profit on Monday.
20 Sep 2019 12:24 PM
The dollar drifted lower on Friday after central bank of Japan refrained from following the Federal Reserve in cutting rates, and risk appetites ebbed on caution about U.S-China trade talks.
20 Sep 2019 11:57 AM
Indian equity benchmarks traded higher after the government rolled out stimulus measures on Friday to support the economy, by reducing tax burden on corporates.
20 Sep 2019 11:48 AM
China's yuan firmed on Friday as the central bank delivered a less aggressive cut in its lending benchmark than its U.S. counterpart had this week and amid signs Beijing is keen to keep the currency stable during key trade talks in Washington.
20 Sep 2019 11:40 AM
Gold prices edged higher on Friday and were set for their first weekly gain in one month, supported by a softer dollar and caution about developments in Sino-U.S. trade talks.
20 Sep 2019 11:30 AM
India will lower the corporate tax rate for domestic companies and new local manufacturing firms, Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman said today.
20 Sep 2019 09:57 AM
USD/INR opens lower tracking dollar’s decline against most Asian currencies. Pair now at 71.12 against 71.32 previous close. Asian currencies advance after