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Indian shares edge up; consumer and healthcare stocks rise

MUMBAI, March 5 - Indian shares edged up on Thursday in a volatile session as consumer and healthcare stocks such as Sun Pharmaceutical Industries rose with investors favouring defensive bets, though losses in telecoms and banks capped gains.

SNAPSHOT-India stocks, bonds, rupee, swap, call at 0800 GMT

The benchmark BSE index lower 0.40 percent and the broader NSE index down 0.52 percent, as blue-chips fall on profit-taking. Weakness in Asian shares also weighs. Indian markets will be closed for a public holiday on Friday.

05 Mar 2015

BUZZ-India's NSE index has key support at 8,600 - technical analysts

** NSE index may fall to a key support of 8,600 before resuming its uptrend, according to technical analysts

05 Mar 2015

BUZZ-India's Aban Offshore gains after redeeming bonds

** Aban Offshore units redeem outstanding bonds of up to $216 million

05 Mar 2015

BUZZ-Cairn India falls to over 1-month low after capex cut

** Cairn India Ltd, India's largest private sector crude oil producer, falls 3.5 pct to its lowest since Feb 2

05 Mar 2015

BUZZ-India road construction firms gain; govt clears proposals worth $2 bln

** Shares in India's road construction companies surge ** GMR Infrastructure gains 1.5 pct, Ashoka Buildcon adds 2.4 percent, KNR Constructions is up 1.7 percent and J Kumar Infraprojects gains 0.6 pct ** India's Cabinet Committee on Economic Affairs cleared six projects worth 126.7 billion rupees ($2.04 billion) (http://bit.ly/1m5FOds) ** The announcement is a huge positive to construction firms as it revives sentiment-traders ** Further, the government has announced its i

05 Mar 2015

BUZZ-India's Pipavav Defence falls, Reliance Infra gains on acquisition

** Shares in India's Pipavav Defence and Offshore Engineering slump 10 percent ** Reliance Infrastructure has agreed to buy the company at 63 rupees a share, a 17.6 pct discount to its close on Wednesday ** Pipavav shares surged 90.1 pct so far this year till Wednesday ** However, shares in Reliance Infrastructure gain 2.5 pct ** This acquisition certainly gives Reliance a leg-up in the naval business given significant ordering expected for submarines and warships - Edelweiss Se

05 Mar 2015

BUZZ-India insurance firms gain; Lok Sabha passes insurance bill

** Shares in Indian insurance firms such as Max India Ltd gain 0.9 percent and Reliance Capital Ltd adds 0.8 percent ** Indian parliament's lower house passed insurance bill that seeks to increase the foreign investment limit in local insurers to 49 percent from 26 percent ** Opposition Congress party voted along with the ruling party, which will enable smooth passage of the bill in the upper house as well, traders say (Reuters Messaging: indulal.p.thomsonreuters.com@reuters.net)

05 Mar 2015

India Morning Call-Global Markets

NEW YORK - U.S. stocks closed down on Wednesday for the second day in a row as investors stepped back after a recent rally ahead of jobs data due later in the week.

05 Mar 2015

Indian shares fall on profit-taking after hitting record highs

MUMBAI, March 4 - Indian shares fell on Wednesday, retreating from record highs hit earlier in the session, as the initial surge after an unexpected rate cut by the central bank was offset by profit-taking and on speculation foreign investors sold blue-chips.

04 Mar 2015
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BSE Gainers

Symb Last Change Chg %
PCHM.BO 126.00 +21.00 +20.00
AEGS.BO 546.80 +91.10 +19.99
SMLI.BO 1,203.75 +200.50 +19.99
KICM.BO 357.30 +59.50 +19.98
ROSF.BO 30.05 +5.00 +19.96

BSE Losers

Symb Last Change Chg %
PFLI.BO 465.00 -105.50 -18.49
INDF.BO 30.25 -6.75 -18.24
KPOP.BO 8.30 -1.52 -15.48
VISU.BO 0.65 -0.10 -13.33
WICL.BO 36.50 -4.80 -11.62

All Indian Indices

Data as of 6 Mar 2015. All quotes delayed at least 15 minutes.
Symb Index Mkt Report Time Last Chg Chg %
.BSESN BSE Sensex 5 Mar 2015 29,448.95 +68.22 +0.23%
.NSEI Nifty 5 Mar 2015 8,937.75 +15.10 +0.17%
.BSEOIL BSE Oil & Gas 5 Mar 2015 9,777.36 -11.64 -0.12%
.BSEIT BSE IT 5 Mar 2015 11,952.32 -70.06 -0.58%
.BSEMET BSE Metals 5 Mar 2015 10,043.43 -196.46 -1.92%
.BSEFMCG BSE FMCG 5 Mar 2015 8,250.71 +87.00 +1.07%
.BSECG BSE Capital Goods 5 Mar 2015 18,291.58 -109.70 -0.60%
.BSEBANK BSE Banking 5 Mar 2015 22,641.95 +127.07 +0.56%
.BSEREAL BSE Realty 5 Mar 2015 1,794.95 -0.28 -0.02%
.BSEAUTO BSE Auto 5 Mar 2015 19,697.49 +96.23 +0.49%
.BSEPOWER BSE Power 5 Mar 2015 2,286.37 +8.37 +0.37%
.BSEHC BSE Healthcare 5 Mar 2015 16,991.33 +421.58 +2.54%

Markets

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Nikkei 18,751.84 + 48.24 +0.26%
Hang Seng 24,193.04 -272.34 -1.11%
Sensex 29,448.95 + 68.22 +0.23%
EUR/INR 68.686 -0.47%
USD/INR 62.357 +0.09%
GBP/INR 94.938 -0.16%
Gold 1,196.00 -4.60 -0.38%
Oil 50.96 -0.57 -1.11%
Corn 383.75 +2.25 +0.59%
Symb Last Chg % Volume
SISP.BO 0.15 -- 23,926,970
ALOK.BO 9.91 +14.43 20,052,852
SNMD.BO 0.08 -- 14,336,876
Data as of Fri Mar 6, 2015 12:17am IST.

Nifty Most Actives

Symb Last Chg % Volume
ALOK.NS 9.95 +15.03 63,637,080
JAIA.NS 28.80 +2.86 56,481,894
UNTE.NS 19.15 -2.54 49,441,527
Data as of Fri Mar 6, 2015 12:17am IST.
Symbol 4 wk rating
change
Current mean
rating
TITW.NS 4.00 to 1.50 Buy
SNGM.NS 3.00 to 1.00 Buy
SUZL.NS 2.50 to 1.00 Buy
Symbol 4 wk rating
change
Current mean
rating
JYTS.NS 2.00 to 3.00 Hold
BEML.NS 2.00 to 3.00 Hold
MHSM.NS 2.00 to 3.00 Hold
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Funding the unfunded: India helps small business borrow to grow

MUMBAI - A new bank announced in the annual budget last week could boost loans and cut borrowing costs for the country's cash-starved small businesses - tailors, mechanics and phone booth operators who account for around a fifth of the economy.