* Metal stocks fall on China concerns (Adds real-estate shares)
* Plans for a global debt index inclusion on hold-sources
MUMBAI, March 11 - India's broader NSE index fell on Tuesday, retreating from a record high hit earlier in the session, as recent outperformers such as Reliance Industries fell on profit-booking ahead of key inflation data.
MUMBAI, March 11 - India's NSE index provisionally fell, retreating from a record high hit earlier in the day, as investors booked profits in some recent outperformers such as Reliance Industries ahead of key inflation data.
* Shares in Reliance Infrastructure Ltd gain 5 percent, while Tata Power surges 4.1 percent, after Delhi's electricity regulator laid out a plan to pay the utilities for some of the money owed to them by consumers in the Indian capital. * The Delhi Electricity Regulatory Commission will allow units of both companies to recover 80 billion rupees ($1.31 billion) over the next eight years, DERC's Chairman PD Sudhakar told Reuters. * Domestic electricity utilities have long suffered financially as I
* India's broader NSE index falls 0.4 percent, retreating further after hitting a record high at 6,562.85 earlier in the day, which had marked its third consecutive all-time high. * A fall, if sustained, would snap a five-day winning run in which the index gained 5 percent. * Profit-taking hits some of the recent outperformers: Reliance Industries Ltd is down 0.56 percent after surging 9.7 percent over the previous three sessions, while HDFC Bank Ltd loses 1.25 percent after jumping 9.8 percent
* Shares in Sesa Sterlite Ltd fell as much as 3.24 percent, adding to their 1.2 percent fall in the previous session, as iron ore prices posted their biggest one-day drop in over four years on Monday. * Sesa is India's largest private sector iron ore exporter. * Sesa shares are down 11.3 percent so far this year, widely under-performing the NSE's 3.6 percent gain. (email@example.com/indulal.p.thomsonreuters.com@reut ers.net)
MUMBAI, March 11 - India's NSE index rose 0.3 percent to a third consecutive record high as lenders such as ICICI Bank extended a powerful rally on the back of signs of an improving domestic economy and hopes that easing inflation will keep interest rates steady.
NEW YORK - U.S. stocks dipped on Monday, weighed down by soft data out of China and Boeing's latest production setback.
* Nifty futures traded on the Singapore Exchange are down 0.09 percent, while the MSCI-Asia Pacific excluding Japan index gains 0.31 percent. * Asian markets were finding their feet on Tuesday after a rocky ride the previous session, though uncertainty about the true state of China's economy kept the mood brittle and commodity prices depressed. * U.S. stocks dipped on Monday, weighed down by soft data out of China and Boeing's latest production setback. KEY EVENTS/FACTORS TO WATCH Supreme co
All Indian Indices
|Symb||Index||Mkt Report||Time||Last||Chg||Chg %|
|.BSESN||BSE Sensex||4:00pm IST||21,826.42||-108.41||-0.49%|
|.BSEOIL||BSE Oil & Gas||4:00pm IST||9,124.73||-53.11||-0.58%|
|.BSEIT||BSE IT||4:00pm IST||9,303.07||+13.20||+0.14%|
|.BSEMET||BSE Metals||4:00pm IST||8,933.63||-318.12||-3.44%|
|.BSEFMCG||BSE FMCG||4:00pm IST||6,568.38||-17.79||-0.27%|
|.BSECG||BSE Capital Goods||4:00pm IST||11,458.30||-73.78||-0.64%|
|.BSEBANK||BSE Banking||4:00pm IST||13,755.65||-71.08||-0.51%|
|.BSEREAL||BSE Realty||4:00pm IST||1,424.29||+31.14||+2.24%|
|.BSEAUTO||BSE Auto||4:00pm IST||12,703.64||-82.43||-0.64%|
|.BSEPOWER||BSE Power||4:00pm IST||1,633.86||+11.15||+0.69%|
|.BSEHC||BSE Healthcare||4:00pm IST||10,095.99||-100.81||-0.99%|
Nifty Most Actives
NEW DELHI - India has put on ice plans to join major emerging market bond indexes that would require removal of restrictions on capital inflows, two sources said, taking a decision that knocked the rupee, but showed balance of payments concerns were easing.