Chandini Monnappa

Indian shares inch lower, pharma stocks weigh

07 Jun 2019

June 7 Indian shares edged lower on Friday, amid weakness in pharma shares, a day after the Reserve Bank of India (RBI) cut its benchmark interest rate by 25 basis points.

Indian shares edge lower ahead of RBI rate decision; rupee gains

04 Jun 2019

BENGALURU, June 4 Indian shares inched lower on Tuesday, retreating from Monday's record close, as investors awaited the central bank's policy meet outcome later this week.

Nifty, Sensex edge lower over global recession fears

29 May 2019

Indian shares inched lower on Wednesday, dragged down by State Bank of India and Zee Entertainment Enterprises Ltd, amid lingering concerns about a global economic slowdown.

Indian shares struggle as investors look for cues

28 May 2019

May 28 Indian shares were largely unchanged on Tuesday in thin trade, as investors waited on the sidelines for cues before making fresh bets.

Indian shares continue to ride Modi rally; utilities, financials lead

27 May 2019

May 27 Indian shares inched higher on Monday, boosted by gains in utility and financial stocks, as cheer over Prime Minister Narendra Modi's return for a second term in office continued to buoy investor sentiment.

DHFL shares fall on deposit curbs after downgrade

22 May 2019

BENGALURU Shares of Dewan Housing Finance Corp Ltd (DHFL), one of India's biggest home loan lenders, fell as much as 18% on Wednesday, after it stopped taking new deposits and blocked premature withdrawals following a credit rating downgrade.

Billionaire Hinduja brothers weigh bid for Jet Airways

21 May 2019

BENGALURU India's Hinduja Group said on Tuesday it was considering a bid for debt-laden Jet Airways Ltd, boosting shares in the grounded airline by 15% for their best day since January.

CORRECTED-Indian shares pause for cues, but head for best month in 3 years

29 Mar 2019

March 29 Indian shares traded little changed on Friday in the absence of market-moving news, but were headed for their best month since March 2016 amid strong foreign fund inflows on expectation the current coalition government would return to power.

Indian shares rise ahead of derivatives expiry

28 Mar 2019

March 28 Indian shares rose ahead of the expiry of monthly derivatives contracts on Thursday, bolstered by IT and financial stocks, as investors turned their focus on a slew of events for further cues.

Indian shares rise; financials drive gains

27 Mar 2019

March 27 Indian shares rose for a second session on Wednesday, with financials accounting for more than half the gains, as investors expect Prime Minister Narendra Modi to return to power after a national election.

World News