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Sensex crashes 400 pts: 5 factors that spooked market

The selloff aggravated after US President Donald Trump threatened to impose more tariffs on China.

6 key factors behind the biggest Sensex crash in 3 years

Today's fall was the biggest since April 2016 in percentage terms.

Sensex crashes 463 pts: Fed & 4 other factors that singed D-Street

NSE Nifty slipped below the 11,000 level for the first time since March 1, 2019.

Stocks move deeper into red zone, Sensex crashes 344 pts

The weakness in the domestic currency added to investors' misery.

Why Sensex crashed 760 points: Global selloff, rupee & other factors

Heavy losses in the US market affected market sentiment in early trade.

Stock indices feel macro heat, Sensex crashes 218 pts

Surging inflation may push India's central bank to hike key rates in its next policy meet in August.

Why Sensex crashed over 800 points: Rupee, oil and three other factors

Mood was decidedly cautious ahead of the RBI policy meeting decision tomorrow.

Rupee crashes 99 paise to 72.39 on dismal GDP data

Foreign investors offloaded a net amount of Rs 5,920 crore from the capital markets in August.

Market bloodbath: Sensex crashes nearly 1,000 points, Nifty below 11,000

The domestic equity market came under heavy selling pressure on Friday afternoon, as Sensex crashed over 1,000 points while the Nifty50 broke below the 10,900 level.Market bloodbath: Sensex crashes nearly 1,000 points, Nifty below 11,000

Rupee slips 16 paise to 68.58 against US dollar

BSE Sensex crashed 405.67 points, or 1.03 per cent, to trade at 39,107.72 Monday.

Here are all the bulk deals from Monday's session

The broader NSE Nifty sank 130.70 points or 1.16 per cent to settle at 11,148.20 points.

No 56 can stop you: Karti to P Chidambaram on his 74th birthday

"We miss you, your absence tugs at our hearts, and we wish you were back home to cut a cake with all of us," Karti wrote.

Stocks sink the most in a year on flood of bad news

The Sensex crashed 770 points, or 2.06 per cent, its biggest single-day fall in 11 months.

View: Beyond the facade of feel-good growth numbers lies a picture of gloom

Ex-CEA Subramanian had showed that between 2011-12 and 2016-17, India’s growth had been hugely inflated.

Sensex crashes 379 points, Nifty50 holds above 7,100

With just three more sessions left ahead of the Union Budget, investors looked nervous amid mixed signals about what FM may have in store for the B-Day.

Sensex crashes 699 points to sub-27,000 level, Nifty50 below Mt 8,300

The S&P BSE Sensex tracked weakness in other Asian markets and ended the day at 26,818.82, below its crucial psychological level of 27,000, down 698.86 points.

Sensex crashes over 500 points as Indian Army claims strike on Pakistan base

The Director General of Military Operation said the army conducted the anti-terror operations on September 28 night to prevent infiltration.

PM Narendra Modi has turned 'unlucky' for economy: Congress on sensex crash

With the benchmark sensex witnessing the biggest single day drop ever, Congress today took a swipe at PM Modi saying he has turned "unlucky" for the economy.

Sensex crashes most in seven years; 4th biggest in history

As stock markets witnessed bloodbath today, the Sensex recorded an intra-day fall of 1,153.16 points till noon -- making it the biggest crash in about seven years.

Rupee drops 20 paise to 73.47 against US dollar

On Thursday, the rupee fell 11 paise to close at 73.27.

US jobs data spooks Dalal Street; Sensex crashes 600 points

Sensex cracked over 600 points following a sharp cut in rupee against the US dollar and fears the US may go an earlier than expected rate hike.

Urjit Patel exit shock may knock off 200 pts from Nifty, warn experts

Patel's resignation as RBI Guv may create a temporary flutter in the market, say experts.

Mounting poll worries sink market, Sensex plunges 714 pts

A global selloff compounded worries on Dalal Street.

Rupee drops 29 paise against dollar at 64.36

Dealers said early losses in domestic equity markets and fresh foreign fund outflows weighed on the rupee.

Sensex crashes over 1,200 points; investors lose over Rs 3 lakh crore

The BSE 30-share index was trading 1,205.7 points down at 26,160.37, while the broader Nifty index of NSE was down 353.35 points at 7,946.60.

Sensex collapses 1,000 pts, sees swift recovery; Nifty below 11,150; DHFL cracks 55%

The selloff was so intense that Sensex crashed over 800 points within in a matter of minutes.

Sensex crashes 550 points over P-note rules, investors lose Rs 1.5 lakh crore

Brokers said the weakness in global markets and a weak trend at European markets in their early trade added to negative sentiments.

Sensex crashes 723 points after foreign portfolio investors sell on earnings worries

Concern over surging oil prices and a growing rift between Greece and its creditors over bailout terms also spooked investors.

Sensex tanks 250 pts, Nifty below 10,500 on Powell's comments; bank stocks fall

Powell's comment on US economy pushed bond yields higher and hurt equities the world over.

Sensex crashes, investors’ wealth dips by Rs 2.75 lakh crore; here’s what experts say

The BSE index declined 3.07 percent and the broader NSE index 3 percent, their biggest daily percentage fall since September 3, 2013.

Sensex crash: May well get worse before it gets better

The Sensex, as increasingly loud and alarming headlines over the last 10 days or so proclaimed, lost a lot of steam. But actually, what it lost was froth.

States to get Rs 22,700 crore windfall from rupee plunge, crude spike

An increase of $1 a barrel in crude price translates to Rs 1,513 cr revenue gain to all major 19 states.

Volatility is the new normal: Befriend it, to gain from it!

The Lehman crisis in 2008 saw Sensex crash about 60 per cent in 1 year.

ETMarkets Evening Podcast: What will sway your market next week

Domestic stocks too were slammed left, right and centre. Sensex crashed 410 points to close 32,596.

3 Budget announcements that Dalal Street did not like

Arun Jaitley's last full Budget sent the domestic equity market into a tailspin for a while.

View: Davos forgotten, PM Narendra Modi is turning ‘Make in India’ into ‘Protect in India’

In theory, temporary protection for infant industries can help create scale economies. But most industries getting protection are geriatrics, not infants.

After Hours: IPO buzz, Nifty’s chart reading & trending stocks

Before you get over the not-so-pleasant Tuesday, here are a few interesting details about the session.

Sensex cracks 4,000 pts in 24 days! History still favours bears

A study by ICICI Sec reveals the median correction of a bull market in India stands at 14%.

Beaten-down stocks that can generate up to 45% return

Over 100 in BSE 500 trading below book value thanks to the sharp correction in their stock prices. The number has surged since the beginning of the month.

After Market: Rs 2.50 lakh crore gone, 320 scrips at 52-week lows

The Nifty came off around 2 per cent, with daily MACD making a negative crossover on charts.

BJP demands JPC probe into Sensex crash

Holding the UPA government responsible for the bloodbath at the Sensex, the BJP on Wednesday demanded a Joint Parliamentary Committee (JPC) probe to find out the beneficiaries of the crash triggered by SEBI's "untimely" proposal to regulate participatory notes.

ETMarkets After Hours: Banks fall after SFIO summons, media pack lone gainer

The S&P BSE Sensex crashed 430 points, or 1.27 per cent, to shut shop at 33,317.20.

Why equity investors should be prepared for high volatility during coming 6 months

Though earnings growth may pick up in the coming quarters, it may not translate into rise in stock prices, mainly because of muted sentiments due to the weakening domestic macro situation.

Rupee weakens by 4 paise on fiscal deficit woes

A massive rout in domestic equities hit forex market sentiments.

There is little room for a stimulus this year: Experts

Government revenues are likely to be slow this year because of teething problems linked to the new tax regime.

Midcap, smallcap stocks bleed most in knee-jerk reaction to India strike on Pak terror base

Many analysts had been raising eyebrows over the premium many of the second-rung stocks were quoting at over largecap stocks after the recent market rally.

Uri response: 10 things you should know about India's surgical attacks at Pak's terror pads across LoC

The Director General Military Operations (DGMO) has said Indian armed forces are ready for any contingency. He confirmed there exist no plans as of now for further operations.

FPIs take out Rs 15,000 crore in last 5 trading sessions

Overseas investors have pulled out over Rs 15,000 crore from the Indian capital markets in the last five trading sessions.

Sensex, Nifty end flat as RBI holds policy rate; BHEL, Bharti Airtel gain nearly 3%

The market had a lacklustre session as investors awaited the money policy decision. But soon after policy announcement, the Sensex crashed nearly 200 points.

India exposed to global risks, could be off investors radar: Nomura report

The Japanese financial services major, is "underweight" on India and said one of the biggest concerns for the Indian market is high valuations.

Reforms in India will be slow, tedious: Morgan Stanley

M Stanley said the recently announced Budget for 2016-17 had proved once again that major reform initiatives will not be the operating template for India.

Indian market being dragged into global turmoil: BofA-ML

There is heightened anticipation in the market for the Budget 2016-17, as the external environment is weak and corporate earnings growth is muted.

Macquarie sees Nifty scaling 9,200 by December in case of reforms

Macquarie has set a Nifty target of 9,200 for this December provided the government is able to muster parliamentary support for key reforms and corporate earnings pick up during the year.

Market investors poorer by Rs 4.4 lakh cr so far this fiscal

Markets have been highly volatile on weak corporate earnings & negative global cues, including devaluation of the Chinese currency & economic slowdown.

India-Pakistan crisis explodes on social media

Saluting the valor of the Indian army for giving befitting reply to those attacking innocent Indians and ensuring zero tolerance on terror, Shah tweeted.

Mapping the market: Dalal Street takes a Rs 2.45L crore hit, smallcap stocks sink

Nifty50 settled below 8,600-mark for the first time since August 26, Sensex crashed 465 points, or 1.64 per cent, to sub-28,000 mark.

Sensex dives 465 points on LoC turmoil; Nifty below 8,650

The plunge came at a time when many analysts on Dalal Street were raising eyebrows over the premium that many of the stocks were quoting at following the recent market rally.

Small, midcap stocks outperform largecaps so far this financial year

Marketmen say smaller stocks are generally bought by local investors, with overseas investors focusing on blue-chip shares.

Mutual fund exposure to software stocks hits all-time high in August

Mutual fund managers raised their total allocation in the sector to an all time-high of over Rs 40,500 crore in August due to depreciation in rupee.

Small stocks lag behind, take bigger hit than blue-chips

Market players say smaller stocks are generally bought by local investors, while overseas investors focus on blue-chips.

Grey market shirks IPO deals on sell-off

The recent stock market sell-off and poor listing of Power Mech Projects have resulted in stoppage of grey market deals and bets being called off.

Social media too reflects a negative stock market sentiment

An analysis of social media posts — done with the benefit of hindsight of the 1600 BSE Sensex crash on Monday, August 24, 2015 — suggests that people were fearful of a possible crash.

Nestle defies market rout, but fails to sustain early gains

Mauled in the markets for a long time, Nestle India today sought to defy a widespread mayhem on Dalal Street with nearly 2 per cent intra-day gain.

Global turbulence behind market crash, impact temporary: FM Arun Jaitley

The devaluation of the Chinese yuan currency may have a transient impact on India, Finance Minister Arun Jaitley said on Monday.

Stock market wealth crashes below Rs 100-trillion mark

The investor wealth stood below Rs 100 lakh crore last on June 18, while this milestone was first achieved in November 2014.

Rupee snaps 6-day winning spree vs USD, drops 26 ps to 66.99

In the forward market, premium for dollar eased further on sustained receivings from exporters.

Weekly review: Sensex down 802 points on geo-political worries

Saudi Arabia carried out air strikes against Huthi rebels in Yemen, sparking off a wave of risk aversion in global financial markets, traders said.

Equity investors poorer by Rs 3 lakh crore so far this year

In 2014, the Sensex rose by 6,328.74 points or 30 per cent, the highest annual gain since 2009 when it had rallied by 7,817 points.

4 reasons why Sensex plunged over 400 points on Thursday

Nifty50 lost over 100 points, which took the index below its 200 DMA placed at 7,850, weighed down by losses in power, IT, capital goods and auto stocks.

Post recent market crash, bets are off in the grey market for IPO deals

A flood of sell orders for yet to be listed IPOs has forced most brokers to pull-off from honouring the trades.

Market crash an aberration, macro fundamentals in better shape: SBI

Global economy has experienced huge financial volatility with bourses across the board witnessing a slaughter in the last few days.

Navkar Corporation IPO subscribed 14% on first day

The initial public offering (IPO) of logistics company Navkar Corp was subscribed only 14 per cent on the first day of the issue.

Market mayhem: Corrective steps must come soon, says India Inc

As the BSE Sensex crashed 1,624.51 points, India Inc today said the policymakers in the country must ensure corrective measures at the earliest.

Inflation must come down to keep rupee competitive: RBI chief Raghuram Rajan

Concerned about India being a country of "high inflation", RBI's Raghuram Rajan said it's a must to bring inflation down to keep the country's exchange rate competitive.

ETMarkets.com readers’ view on market crash: Win some, lose some, such is life

We asked your opinion on the stock market crash. We got myriad views. Those who proffered their analysis ranged between doomsayers and eternal optimists.

Rupee tumbles to 2-week low at 66.61, down 47 paise

The domestic currency resumed substantially lower at 66.25 compared to weekend's close of 66.14 at the Interbank Foreign Exchange (forex) market on fresh bouts of dollar demand.

Government's 'tax terrorism' responsible for stock market slump: Congress

Congress held NDA's "tax terrorism" under FM Jaitley responsible for the free-fall of stock market, flight of foreign capital, and weakening of the rupee.

Stock market slump wipes out Rs 2 lakh crore from investor wealth

Tracking severe weakness in stock market, total investor wealth of BSE-listed cos plummeted by Rs 2,04,724.62 crore to Rs 99,05,243 crore.

2015, a year of euphoria and despair for stock markets

Euphoria and despair were in full display on Dalal Street in 2015.

Remember Ketan Parekh? Some KP10 stocks still doubled investors' wealth

The biggest bull on Dalal Street after Harshad Mehta caused one of the biggest wealth erosion, refreshing memories of the Harshad Mehta days.

This is no Lehman moment for India; 5 reasons to believe in Indian equities

India’s macro fundamentals have been the envy of the world for some time now and going forward those fundamentals will hold India in good stead, says Rajan.

Small stocks on a roll, beat blue-chips for second straight year

Gains recorded by medium and small-size companies remained below huge returns of up to 60% they generated in the previous year.

Don’t be afraid of US raising interest rates

This is utterly unnatural. It has been justified as a temporary expedient to ensure a full-fledged US recovery from the 2008 crash.

Can you get better returns by timing the stock market?

A study reveals that regular investing, coupled with a long-term outlook, tend to yield better returns than timing the market.

Dark global clouds over Russia and China signal risk of bad days ahead

The slide began with western sanctions, was exacerbated by oil price fall, and became a debacle when investors began fleeing roubles for dollars.

When India Inc’s poster boys stumbled, investors paid a price through the nose

There have been several poster boys who were once held in great esteem by Dalal Street, inspiring young India. Up-and-coming entrepreneurs tried to ape them.

Finance Minister P Chidambaram seeks 10-point action plan to revive economy

FM asked his ministry to present a 10-point action plan to kick-start a set of measures to revive the economy and improve business sentiment.

Tired of the carnage in stocks? Here is what’s in store next week

Dalal Street witnessed one of the worst weeks since 2009, as both Nifty50 and Sensex crashed by about 7 per cent each.

Sensex continues losing streak for third day, down 213 points; Nifty slips below 8,200

The 30-pack index ended the day 213 points, or 0.78 per cent, lower at 27,039 while the 50-stock barometer Nifty50 closed at 8,171, down 62 points, or 0.72 per cent.

Kingfisher Airlines, four others fall after F&O exit

Shares of Kingfisher Airlines and four other companies today fell after the country's leading bourse NSE decided o exclude them from its derivatives trading segment.

Sensex ends 247 points down a day ahead of rate review, Nifty @ 7,796

A day ahead of the Reserve Bank of India’s money policy review on Tuesday, the domestic stock market tanked after remaining rangebound through the day.

Top five factors which led to over 400-point fall on the Sensex

Tracking weak global cues, the BSE benchmark Sensex crashed 476 points, while the NSE Nifty slid nearly 150 points.

Sensex loses 426 points; over 100 stocks hit fresh 52-week lows

Indian markets breached their key support levels, led by massive selling seen in rate-sensitive stocks just ahead of the RBI policy review.

Re may rise in near term

The rupee went through a volatile day on Tuesday, affected heavily by cues from the spiralling Sensex and other Asian markets.

Budget 2016: Jaitley pulls off Revenant act, puts Spotlight on social sector, but fails to win an Oscar

Amid tough financial conditions, huge pressure and very harsh global headwinds, do not trust the stock market to give you a clear view on the Union Budget.

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