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India to be the 5th largest market globally by 2024

By Administrator_India Capital Sands New initial public offerings will help add $400 billion to the overall market capitalization over the next three years, an American brokerage said on Monday. The estimate comes on the back of a surge in IPO activity in the last few months, which has seen companies raise $10 billion from public markets since the beginning of the year — higher than the money raised in the three years prior to that, Goldman Sachs said. “We expect the IPO pipeline to remain robust over the next 12-24…

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Sensex slips 127 points, Nifty ends session at 17,355

By Administrator_ India Capital Sands Equity benchmark Sensex dropped 127 points on Monday, weighed by losses in index heavyweights Reliance Industries, ICICI Bank, and HDFC Bank. The 30-share BSE index ended 127.31 points or 0.22 percent lower at 58,177.76, while the broader NSE Nifty slipped 13.95 points or 0.08 percent to 17,355.30. RIL was the top loser in the Sensex pack, shedding over 2 percent, followed by ICICI Bank, HUL, HDFC Bank, M&M, Ultra Cement, IndusInd Bank, and Tech Mahindra. On the other hand, TCS, Bharti Airtel, Bajaj Finserv, Tata…

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Sensex, Nifty Edge Higher Led By Gains In IT, Metal Shares

By Administrator_ India Capital Sands The Indian equity benchmarks opened higher on Tuesday led by gains in Infosys, HDFC Bank, Tata Consultancy Services, Tata Steel, Larsen & Toubro, and Tech Mahindra. The Sensex rose as much as 261 points to hit an intraday high of 55,816.70 and the Nifty 50 index touched an intraday high of 16,585. Meanwhile, Asian stocks rose on Tuesday on an extended bounce on Wall Street as investors drew comfort from full approval granted to the Pfizer/BioNTech vaccine and on easing worries of an imminent tapering…

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Oil prices steady after US call for more oil raises supply

By Administrator_ India Capital Sands Oil prices were steady on Thursday following two days of gains after a call from the United States, the world’s top oil consumer, for major producers to boost output reinforced supply concerns as economies ease their coronavirus restrictions. Brent crude futures edged higher by 5 cents to $71.49 a barrel by 0216 GMT while U.S. West Texas Intermediate crude futures gained by 4 cents to $69.29. U.S. President Joe Biden’s administration on Wednesday urged the Organization of the Petroleum Exporting Countries and its allies, known…

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Sensex sheds 586 points over Covid-19 surge in biggest drop since April 30

By Administrator_ India Capital Sands The benchmark indices on Monday declined along with Asian and European peers as investors were worried by the surge in Covid-19 cases and rising inflation. The benchmark Sensex fell 586 points to end the session at 52,553, a decline of 1.10 percent in the biggest single-day fall since April 30. The Nifty tumbled 171 points to end the session at 15,752, a drop of 1.07 percent. Safe-haven assets, including gold, rose amid risk-off sentiment among investors. The US bond yields were trading at their lowest since February 12 at…

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Gold edges up on Delta virus threat, lower US bond yields

By Administrator_ India Capital Sands Gold prices edged higher on Monday, lifted by a retreat in U.S. Treasury yields and concerns that a surge in coronavirus cases could dampen global economic recovery, though an uptick in the dollar limited gains for the safe-haven metal. Spot gold was up 0.1% at $1,812.83 per ounce, as of 0243 GMT, after falling 1% in the previous session. U.S. gold futures eased 0.1% to $1,813.70. “Covid-driven risk aversion is driving Asian markets today after a weak finish on Wall Street on Friday,” said Jeffrey…

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Sensex Opens Flat; M&M, ICICI Bank Top Gainers, TCS, Infosys Weak

By Administrator_ India Capital Sands The domestic stock markets have opened on a cautious note due to mixed global trends. Asian markets are mixed in early trading and trends on SGX Nifty indicate a cautious opening for the Nifty in India, with a 9-points gain. As of 9:20 am, the BSE Sensex is trading at 52,508.35, lower by 11 points and the NSE Nifty is at 15,683, up to two points. Asia-Pacific stocks were mixed in Friday morning trade as investors look ahead to a closely-watched U.S. jobs report set…

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Sensex, Nifty Likely To Have A Cautious Opening

By Administrator_ India Capital Sands The Indian stock markets are likely to open mildly in the green, extending the gains witnessed in Friday’s session. Trends on SGX Nifty indicate a positive opening for the Nifty in India, with a 25-point gain. At 7:30 am, the Nifty futures were trading at 15,896, higher by 25 points or 0.15 percent, on the Singapore Stock Exchange. Asian shares got the week off to a cautious start on Monday as a spike in coronavirus cases across Asia over the weekend hurt investor sentiment while…

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Asian Stocks Up Following U.S. $579 Infrastructure Deal

By Administrator_ India Capital Sands Asia Pacific stocks were up Friday morning after a U.S. $579 billion infrastructure deal boosted investor sentiment and sent U.S. shares to record levels. Japan’s Nikkei 225 was up 0.68% by 10:19 PM ET (2:19 AM GMT). The Tokyo Core Consumer Price Index was at 0% in June year-on-year, but above the 0.1% contraction in forecasts prepared by investing.com and the 0.2% contraction in the same month in 2020. South Korea’s KOSPI jumped 0.76%. In Australia, the ASX 200 rose 0.38%. Hong Kong’s Hang Seng Index increased 0.57%. China’s Shanghai Composite was up 0.21% while the Shenzhen Component rose 0.56%. The…

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Sensex Drops 300 Points, Nifty Below 15,700

By Administrator_ India Capital Sands The Indian equity benchmarks staged a gap-down opening on the back of weak global cues after US Federal Reserve stunned investors by signaling it might raise interest rates at a much faster pace than assumed, sending bond yields and the dollar sharply higher. The Sensex fell as much as 402 points and the Nifty 50 index fell below its important psychological level of 15,700. As of 9:21 am, the Sensex was down 270 points at 52,231 and the Nifty 50 index slipped 82 points to…

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