Sensex falls 148.82 pts

Mumbai: Snapping a winning streak of last four sessions, the BSE Sensex on Thursday dropped by 148.82 pts at 40,558.49 as selling was seen in IT, Bankex, Health Care and Auto stocks. The Nifty of national stock exchange too fell by 41.20 pts at 11,896.45. Rallied by 976 pts in...

Sensex surges 162.94 pts

Mumbai: The equity market remained firm for the fourth consecutive session on Wednesday, as the BSE Sensex rallied by 162.94 pts at 40,707.31 at close following gains in Realty, Telecom, Power, Finance and Materials stocks. The Nifty of national stock exchange too rose by 40.85 pts at 11,937.65. Inspite of...

7-day festive sales set to break all records

New Delhi: With the one-week festive sales in the Covid-hit year set for grand finale on October 21, the online retailers and e-commerce marketplaces have seen a massive shopping surge coming from small-town India and into newer categories. According to industry experts, the momentum is at an all-time high and...

Centre looks at PSUs for higher dividends

New Delhi: As the revenues earned by the Central government have dried up, it wants cash-rich public sector undertakings (PSUs) to declare higher dividends this year to reward its shareholders during the ongoing Covid-19 pandemic. Official sources said PSUs with stock prices higher than the book value and having sufficient...