** Shares of oil-to-retail conglomerate Reliance Industries Ltd rose as much as 5 percent to a record high of 917.9 rupees on Wednesday
Oct 18 India's NSE index snapped a four-day winning streak to end lower on Wednesday, after a rise in bad loans at Axis Bank Ltd sparked concerns about the recovery of stressed assets in the country's banking sector.
* Banking stocks under stress, NSE Bank index falls over 1 pct
** Shares of India's third-biggest private sector lender Axis Bank fall as much as 9.4 pct to 465.15 rupees, the lowest since Feb. 2
Oct 17 The broader NSE index ended little changed on Tuesday after hitting a third consecutive high earlier in the day, as investors turned cautious ahead of key corporate results including from Wipro Ltd and Axis Bank LTd.
Oct 17 Indian shares were little changed on Tuesday after hitting record highs in the previous session, as investors turned cautious ahead of key corporate results and as profit booking in index heavyweights such as Reliance Industries Ltd and Tata Motors Ltd capped gains.
Oct 16 Indian shares hit record closing highs on Monday as investors were encouraged by recent economic data which showed the country's merchandise exports surged in September, pushing the trade deficit to a seven-month low.
** Shares of Reliance Industries Ltd rise as much as 1.8 pct to record high of 892 rupees
** Shares of Bharat Financial Inclusion Ltd rise as much as 3.8 pct to their highest since Nov. 1, 2010
** Shares of iron and steel products maker Visa Steel Ltd surge as much as 16.5 pct, their highest since Aug. 21
All Indian Indices
|.BSESN||S&P BSE Sensex||19 Oct 2017||32,389.96||-194.39||-0.60%|
|.NSEI||NIFTY50||19 Oct 2017||10,146.55||-64.30||-0.63%|
|.BSEOIL||BSE Oil & Gas||19 Oct 2017||15,894.56||-108.25||-0.68%|
|.BSEMET||BSE Metals||19 Oct 2017||14,541.84||-132.19||-0.90%|
|.BSECG||BSE Capital Goods||19 Oct 2017||17,485.80||+23.73||+0.14%|
|.BSEBANK||BSE Banking||19 Oct 2017||26,842.53||-344.24||-1.27%|
|.BSEREAL||BSE Realty||19 Oct 2017||2,165.72||-4.05||-0.19%|
|.BSEAUTO||BSE Auto||19 Oct 2017||24,826.00||-123.57||-0.50%|
|.BSEPOWER||BSE Power||19 Oct 2017||2,253.22||-16.67||-0.73%|
MUMBAI The Reserve Bank of India (RBI) on Saturday dismissed media reports that it was not necessary to link national identity card numbers, known as Aadhaar numbers, to bank accounts.