Sensex, Nifty rise further as auto, metal stocks gain

Indian shares edged up on Wednesday as auto and metal companies gained with investors buying the dip, while Omicron coronavirus variant cases across the globe continued to surge keeping sentiment in check. The NSE Nifty 50 index rose 0.62% to 16,875 by 9:29 am and the benchmark S&P BSE Sensex gained 0.86% at…

Sensex, Nifty rise after 4-session losing streak; Omicron fears persist

Indian shares rose on Thursday, in line with global markets, as the U.S. Federal Reserve’s decision to end its bond-buying programme in March signalled confidence in an economic recovery from pandemic-induced shock. The NSE Nifty 50 index was up 0.27% at 17,264 by 10:11 am, while the benchmark S&P BSE Sensex…

Sensex, Nifty rise as IT, energy stocks gain amid Omicron threat

Indian shares rose on Friday, as gains in technology and energy stocks helped markets push past concerns around the discovery of two cases of the new Omicron coronavirus variant in the country a day earlier. The blue-chip NSE Nifty 50 index was up 0.41% at 17,472.05 by 9:17 am, while the benchmark S&P BSE Sensex…

Sensex, Nifty rise on strong Q2FY22 GDP growth

Indian shares rose over 1% on Wednesday, boosted by metals, auto and banking stocks, after growth data showed India grew at a faster pace than any major economy in the September quarter. The blue-chip NSE Nifty 50 index was up 1.2% at 17,187.65 by 9:17 am, while the benchmark S&P BSE Sensex rose 1.11% to 57,696.68.…

Sensex, Nifty rise on Tata Motors-led auto boost

Indian shares rose on Tuesday, helped by automobile stocks after an upbeat outlook from Tata Motors, while investors also awaited results from other heavyweights including Sun Pharma and Bharti Airtel due later in the day. The blue-chip NSE Nifty 50 index rose 0.27% to 17,978.05 and the benchmark S&P BSE Sensex…

Sensex, Nifty rise as metals, auto gains; Kotak Mahindra Bank hits record high

Indian shares rose on Tuesday in a volatile session, led by gains in metal and auto stocks, with investors focusing on commentaries from companies over the impact of higher input costs on margins in an earnings-heavy week. The blue-chip NSE Nifty 50 index ended up 0.8% at 18,268.40, while the benchmark S&P…

Sensex, Nifty rise on IT boost; Ceat falls 5%

Indian shares inched higher on Tuesday as strong earnings from Tech Mahindra boosted information technology stocks, while market participants awaited commentary from companies over the impact of inflation in an earnings-heavy week. The blue-chip NSE Nifty 50 index was up 0.5% at 18,214 by 9:25 am, while the benchmark…