Thursday, Jul 18 2019 | Time 19:15 Hrs(IST)
  • Shivraj Singh Chouhan to visit Jharkhand tomorrow
  • BJP to stage night-long dharna in the Assembly Floor from July 18
  • Rituparna Sengupta appears before Central Investigating Agency on Rose Valley scam
  • ED attaches properties worth Rs 200 Cr in ponzi scheme case
  • Injured Swiss national airlifted from Spiti valley in HP
  • Cargo transport on National Waterways rose in last 5 yrs
  • Amarinder politicising sacrilege issue to divert attention from govt failures: SAD
  • India, Germany to hold parleys on Afghan situation on Friday
  • LoP Harpal Cheema says 'uncoping with floods' exposed Badal & Capt govts
  • Functional routes under UDAN rises to 186
  • CPI(M) opposes Union, Assam Govts move to re-verify names in draft NRC list
  • NEP draft so far got 65K suggestions: Pokhriyal
  • US to send 500 more soldiers to Saudi Arabia amid rising tensions with Iran - Reports
  • Sheila Dikshit appoints 3 new spokespersons for Delhi Congress
  • class="ng-binding">Taliban attack provincial police command in Afghanistan's Kandahar - Police Spokesman
Business Economy

Sensex ends lower at 38,736.23 pts on profit booking

Sensex ends lower at 38,736.23 pts on profit booking

Mumbai, Ju1 12 (UNI) The bencmark index of Bombay Stock Exchange

(BSE) slipped on Friday by 86.88 points to end volalitle session on

a negative note at 38,736.23 as investors book profit at higher


The Nifty of National Stock Exchange (NSE) too declined by 30.40

points to 11,552.50.

The Sensex, which had risen by 266 points on Thursday, extended its

gains by 118 points to 38,941.10 in the morning trade but then

erased early gains as volalitlity marred the session.

The Sensex swung in the wild range between 39,021.84 and 38,684.85

points, respectively, and finally closed negative at 38,736.23, down

by 86.88 points as against its last close.

The Nifty registered day's high and low at 11,639.55 and 11,538.60

points, respectively.

The sectoral indices like Capital Goods, Telecom, Industrials,

Bankex and Utilities dragged the market down, however, renewed

buying in Metal, Realty, Technology, IT and Health Care restricted

its further decline, brokers informed.

The broader markets outperformed the Sensex, as the S&P BSE Mid-Cap

index and Small-Cap advanced by 0.41 per cent and 0.16 pc,


The market breadth was negative on BSE, as 1,196 shares gained while

1,252 fell and 146 were unchanged.

Overseas, most European markets were trading higher while most Asian

stocks closed on a mixed note on expectations of a rate cut by the

The sectoral indices led by Capital Goods, Telecom, Industrials,

Bankex and Utilities fell by up to 1.22 per cent.

Whereas, Metal, Realty, Technology, IT and Health Care increased by

up to 0.91 pc.

Index pivotals like Reliance Industries and TCS edged higher by up

to 0.32 pc.

While, HDFC Bank declined 0.21 pc.

Private sector banks stocks were under pressure. Axis Bank, AU Small

Finance Bank, Kotak Mahindra Bank and ICICI Bank shed by up to 1.29


Yes Bank and RBL Bank advanced, rising by up to 1.89 pc.


More News

Functional routes under UDAN rises to 186

18 Jul 2019 | 6:55 PM

New Delhi, Jul 18 (UNI) With the Durgapur airport in West Bengal becoming operational, the number of functional routes under the Government regional connectivity scheme UDAN rose to 186, the government announced on Thursday.

see more..
Volvo Cars report record revenue for first 6 months of 2019

Volvo Cars report record revenue for first 6 months of 2019

18 Jul 2019 | 6:54 PM

Kolkata, Jul 18 (UNI) Volvo Cars today reported a record revenue for the first six months of 2019 of SEK130.

see more..

Standard Chartered to start operations at IFSC in Gujarat

18 Jul 2019 | 6:51 PM

Gandhinagar, Jul 18 (UNI) Standard Chartered, a London-based leading international bank, will shortly become the first foreign bank to launch operations at International Financial Services Centre (IFSC) located in Gujarat International Finance Tec – City (GIFT City).

see more..

18 Jul 2019 | 5:34 PM

New Delhi, July 18 (UNI) Direct selling company Amway India hopes to grab over 11 per cent of the calcium supplement market with the launch of an enhanced version of the calcium supplement - Nutrilite Cal Mag D Plus- in the very first year.

see more..

Kottayam-Kochi Rubber Market Rates

18 Jul 2019 | 5:27 PM

Kottayam, Jul 18 (UNI) Following were the Rubber Market rates
announced by the Rubber Board here today per quintal
RSS FOUR Rs 14800
RSS FIVE Rs 14600

see more..