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Rupee falls 3 paise against US dollar post RBI policy meet

Rupee fell to 66.87 against the US dollar. It opened at 66.78. RBI kept the policy repo rate under the liquidity adjustment facility unchanged at 6.5 per cent.

Banking, auto, real estate stocks turn mixed post RBI policy review

Auto stocks Eicher Motors (down 0.70 per cent), Hero MotoCorp (down 0.54 per cent) and Maruti Suzuki (down 0.28 per cent) were the top index losers.

RBI MPC may change policy stance to neutral this week: Experts

It would be the first MPC meeting under RBI Governor Shaktikanta Das, who took charge in December 2018 following sudden exit of Urjit Patel.

RBI policy action to drive growth in rate sensitives: Experts

Home and corporate loans will cost less as the Reserve Bank today lowered the key interest rate by 0.50 per cent -- the biggest cut in over three years -- to bolster the economy.

Sensex slips ahead of RBI policy review, Fed hike talk

Indian stock markets declined nearly a percent in a late selloff sparked by weak European markets triggered by hinted possible rate hike at the end of the year.

Nifty Feb rollover numbers hint sharp downside unlikely

The Nifty ended up 1.7 earnings on the expiry day (Thursday) on short covering.

Budget: Any negative surprise on fiscal deficit may hit sovereign rating

Bond yields could swing about 20-25 basis points both sides depending on the announcement.

Rupee crosses 74 for first time vs dollar as RBI holds rates

Forex market didn’t like the Reserve Bank of India’s move to keep repo rate unchanged at 6.50 per cent.

HDFC Bank cuts MCLR for 2,3 year loans by 5 basis points: Home loans get cheaper

HDFC Bank has reduced its 2-year and 3-year MCLR by 5 basis points. This would impact only those deposits and lending products benchmarked to those tenors.

Nifty ends in red ahead of RBI policy meet

The 50-share index ended at 8,554.15, down 34.10 points or 0.40 per cent. It hit all-time high of 8,623 and a low of 8,545.15 in trade today.

RBI policy desolates realtors; want rate cut to boost sector

CREDAI, the apex body of real estate developers, said the industry is struggling due to low demand, rise in input cost and high interest rates.

Garment industry wants 3% interest subvention post RBI policy

"We were expecting some reduction in repo rate in the third bi-monthly monetary policy of 2015-16, but unfortunately it has not happened," A Shaktivel said.

Pre-market: Nifty seen opening flat; RBI policy eyed

All eyed would be on Reserve Bank of India's monetary policy meet due later today, which will dictate trend for Indian markets.

On Dalal Street, focus firmly on RBI policy meet, EPFO debut

The outcome of the Reserve Bank of India’s rate-setting meeting on Tuesday may set the tone for Dalal Street in the days ahead.

RBI policy, earnings from Airtel, Tata Motors key for market

Besides, progress of monsoon, investment trend by overseas investors and rupee movement would influence trading at the bourses.

If monsoon pans out well, expect rate cut before next RBI policy: Gaurang Shah, Geojit BNP Paribas

If the government pushes for the GST bill on day one of the monsoon session, then our markets would definitely have more leg up.

Tech view: Nifty50 forms ‘Short Bearish’ candle amid RBI policy bets

A ‘Short Bear’ candle is formed when the index trades lower throughout the session with a range. The length of the candle signifies the range for the day.

Sensex snaps 3-day winning streak to end lower ahead of RBI policy meet

The lack of domestic triggers and an opportunity for re-allocation of portfolios post the end of the March quarter earnings also weighed on the market.

Not bothered about RBI's policy review, market eyes Raghuram Rajan's second term

A methodical approach to monetary policy rather than haphazard calls on interest rates has led to the belief that credibility has improved under Rajan.

Two sectors Sudip Bandhopadhyay is betting on

"I like cement for quite some time now," said Bandyopadhyay.

Rupee slides 16 paise, breaches 72-mark vs USD

The domestic currency pared losses and ended at 72.01 per dollar.

DHFL downgrade leaves banks, MFs unsettled; turns NBFCs untouchable

The DHFL scrip has lost one-fifth of its market value on stock exchanges in past three days.

I am sure NDA-2 will continue on fiscal consolidation path: Ashima Goyal

As long as RBI keeps durable liquidity in abundance, that will really help transmission, says Goyal.

RBI rate cut: Experts say policy move shows growth slowdown is real

This was third rate cut in a row by RBI, and the move was largely in line with expectations.

RBI Policy: Onus on govt action to revive economy

RBI held its hand at bimonthly monetary policy review and left all rates unchanged, save the proportion of export credit eligible for refinance, which has been lowered.

Rate sensitive stocks down post RBI policy

Raghuram Rajan left all key rates unchanged citing continued risks to inflation and difficult external situation especially on the geopolitical front.

Interest rate sensitive stocks dip post RBI policy review

Interest-rate sensitive stocks witnessed heavy selling pressure today, falling up to 8%, after the RBI hinted that there may not be any more cuts in the near-term.

Banks, autos, realty stocks crack upto 8% post RBI policy

Shares in rate sensitive sectors such as banks, realty, auto and capital goods plunged on Tuesday, after the RBI policy.

Here's how markets may react to RBI's policy stance in short term

RBI's conservative strategy to wait before cutting interest rates further is likely to have a negative impact on the equity market.

Pre-market: Nifty seen opening flat; RBI policy eyed

The index may retest its crucial level of 8400, if the central bank keep do not cut rates by 25 bps or infuse liquidity in the system.

Stage set for consolidation of market in hands of few well-run companies: Saurabh Mukherjea

Budget-proof your portfolio with stocks that are unbeatable, says Saurabh Mukherjea.

Rupee opens 17 paise down at 70.67 against dollar

The domestic unit on Tuesday settled 4 paise down at 70.50 against the US dollar.

Nifty seen in 8,000-8,450 range till RBI policy

Nifty is on a modest recovery path after a sharp fall to sub 8000 levels recently. The declines are becoming shallow.

Rupee opens 27 paise down at 69.87 against dollar

The local currency strengthened by 27 paise to close at a four-month high of 69.58.

Nifty likely to be in 8,000-8,450 range till RBI policy

In absence of any triggers in the near term, the index is likely to trade in a narrow-band between 8,000 and 8,450.

Stock market update: Market turns cautious, but these stock trade higher

Market turned cautious ahead of the RBI's policy meet outcome.

Impact of RBI policy move: Realty players expect rate cut to help beat slowdown blues

Realty developers have welcomed the Reserve Bank of India's (RBI) decision to reduce repo rate by 25 bps, a move that may help ease home loan rates.

Top five takeaways from RBI policy review that can impact stock market

The market recouped some of the losses as the market took note of the liquidity provisions provided by RBI, which has proved to be a hurdle in transmission of rates.

3 financial stocks Motilal Oswal’s Rahul Shah is betting on

would not be surprised if the Nifty crosses 12,000 in near term, says Shah.

Banks, realty decline ahead of RBI policy meet

100 per cent respondents to ET Now poll expect the key rates and cash reserve ratio to remain unchanged.

We have a Nifty target of 11,700 by end of this year: Aditya Narain, Edelweiss Securities

Our overweights include IT, consumer staples, large corporate banks and selectively pharma, says Narain.

How softer inflation brought buoyancy for bonds

With the Monetary Policy Committee signalling it is concerned about the headline consumer price numbers rather than the core inflation, the possibility of bigger rate cuts is now being speculated upon.

RBI slashes repo rate by 25 bps, cuts FY20 GDP growth estimate to 7.2%

This was a back-to-back rate cut by the new governor-headed committee.

Latest RBI policy very much on expected lines: Arundhati Bhattacharya, SBI

"It is very difficult to predict whether or not the RBI will come up with another 25 basis points rate cut."

Top three key risks for markets from RBI policy

We have highlighted key risks from the RBI policy, which could act as a deterrent to markets.

Top three key risks for markets from RBI policy

RBI has stated that its next rate action would be determined by pace of transmission of the earlier two rate cuts on the lending rates.

Pre-market: Nifty seen opening higher; RBI policy eyed

It is likely that Reserve Bank of India will keep the key rates unchanged but may signal of easing their stance further.

Sensex ends day 244 points up; all eyes on RBI policy

Resisting cautious sentiments ahead of the RBI's monetary policy, the benchmark BSE Sensex today rose by over 244 points to settle the day at 28,504.46, mainly led by surge in healthcare, FMCG and realty stocks.

RBI policy, IIP data to guide stock markets next week

This week is laced with events like RBI monetary policy in the early part of the week and IIP data, which is scheduled to be released on April 10.

5 reasons why Sensex, Nifty snapped 6-day winning run

Crude oil prices extended gains amid expected Opec-led supply curbs.

Bitcoin exchange app Zebpay pulls the plug following policy restrictions

'We are stopping our exchange. At 4 PM today, we will cancel unexecuted orders & credit your coins to your Zebpay wallet. No new orders will be accepted,' the company said in a statement.

Markets eye RBI policy next week for directions, but will Raghuram Rajan oblige?

Most analysts are not reading too much into the bounce back, and the RBI policy due next week may well be a non-event.

Makes sense to buy these five chemical companies on correction: Dipan Mehta

These days, the RBI policy has become more important than the budget, says Mehta.

RBI policy needs to be inflation, fiscal deficit driven: SBI chief Arundhati Bhattacharya

The RBI needs to take into account the benign inflation as well as the government's commitment on fiscal discipline next fiscal while formulating its monetary policy.

Borrowing costs increase most for AA- rated NBFCs

NBFCs had a share of 70-75% in total issuances in the corporate debt market.

Sustained inflow helps Nifty cross 11-K mark

The Sensex is now 5.2 per cent away from its lifetime high of 38,989.65 .

Rupee to focus on RBI money policy meet

Rupee reaction in the past few weeks has been muted.

Raghuram Rajan went by majority opinion of advisors on RBI policy rate

In the 6th bi-monthly Monetary Policy Review announced on February 3, Rajan had kept the key policy (repo) rate unchanged at 7.75 per cent.

Banking, auto, real estate stocks turn choppy post RBI policy outcome

Shares of banking, auto and real estate sectors turned choppy on Tuesday after the Reserve Bank of India (RBI) in its policy review maintained status quo on policy rates. The rate-sensitive stocks were trading mostly higher in the morning trade.

RBI policy will have to ensure more liquidity in markets: Rupa Rege Nitsure, L&T Financial Services

In a chat with ET Now, Rupa Rege Nitsure, L&T Financial Services, says fiscal consolidation need not be achieved at the expense of government capex spending because but by controlling revenue spending

Govt seeks to fast-forward PSU bank recap; can lift 5 lenders out of PCA

The recapitalisation of state-owned banks will help them meet their provisioning needs.

Bond market worried about fiscal maths, waiting for RBI cues: Gautam Chhaochharia

UBS Sec HoR sees double digit earnings growth in 2019-20 as the NPA cycle reverses for financials.

Realtors unhappy over RBI policy; seek interest cut in future

Real estate developers sought reduction in interest rates in future to boost housing sales. Builders also expect some relief and tax reforms in the upcoming Budget.

RBI policy is a thumbs up for bank, IT and pharma sectors: Anand Rathi

The 50 bps cut in SLR is largely inconsequential right now with banks, in aggregate holding excess SLR to the tune of 500 bps over the statutory limit.

Sensex, Nifty rangebound ahead of RBI policy; top 14 stocks in focus

Investors await the outcome of Reserve Bank of India's policy review meeting today. The central bank is likely to leave interest rates unchanged today.

Pre-market: Nifty seen opening flat; RBI policy eyed

Tracking the momentum, the Nifty index may reclaim its crucial psychological level of 8,800 in trade today.

Rupee rises 6 paise vs US dollar ahead of RBI policy

The rupee firmed up further against the pound to 92.82 per pound from 93.33 previously ans recovered against the euro to 70.02 per euro from 70.22.

RBI policy review, Q3 results to drive stock markets: Experts

Besides, global cues, investment by overseas investors, movement of rupee against the dollar and crude oil price would also influence trading.

Budget addresses BJP’s vote bank but ignores capex: Sunil Subramaniam, Sundaram Mutual

From FII perspective, continuity of Mr Modi is an important factor, says Sundaram MF CEO.

Arun Jaitley admits to 2-3 areas of differences between Centre, RBI

Finance Minister said the differences with the RBI included credit flow in the economy and liquidity support.

Towards a more predictable & transparent RBI policy

Predicting RBI’s monetary policy stance is turning out to be a hazardous exercise for analysts. In its last two policy announcements, RBI managed to surprise the consensus.

Towards a more predictable & transparent RBI policy

Predicting RBI’s monetary policy stance is turning out to be a hazardous exercise for analysts. In its last two policy announcements, RBI managed to surprise the consensus.

RBI policy, rupee movement likely to dictate trend for MCX gold in 2015

The wind spread was that the US Fed is on course to hike interest rates going forward, which suppressed the non-interest bearing asset gold.

We are already in the middle of an election rally: Aashish Sommaiyaa, Motilal Oswal AMC

People are reacting to past 1 year, but clearly there is money to be made in the future, says Sommaiyaa.

Don’t be adventurous because of positive news, say mutual fund advisors

Suddenly, there is a flood of good news. The latest RBI policy has raised hopes of rate cuts in future.

Banks, realty stocks recover from lows post RBI policy review

At 11:30 a.m.; BSE Banking index was trading 0.14% higher, the BSE Realty index was up 0.08% and BSE Capital Goods index was trading 1% higher.

Auto, banks, realty stocks pare losses after RBI policy review

Shares in rate sensitive sectors such as banks, realty, capital goods pared losses on Tuesday, as RBI maintained status quo on rates.

Pre-market: Nifty seen opening lower; RBI policy eyed

Tracking the momentum, the Nifty index is expected to retest its crucial psychological level of 8540-8550 in trade today.

Sensex plunges 572 points, Nifty holds 10,600: 5 factors behind market's pain

The NSE Nifty dropped 181.75 points or 1.69 per cent to 10,601.15.

Interest Rates on home, auto & MSME loans to be linked to new benchmark

Final guidelines on the benchmarks will be issued by end-December.

Sensex rangebound, Nifty50 tests 7,950 post RBI policy review; Amtek Auto up 4%

Sensex pared some of its gains after rallying 100 points in trade on Tuesday, after the RBI maintained status quo on policy rates.

RBI policy to set tone for markets; volatility on cards: Experts

Shares, which have logged new highs in the past few sessions, will immediately react to GDP data that was released after markets closed on Friday.

Sensex drops 200 points, Nifty tests 10,800; Tata Motors falls 2%

BSE Midcap and Smallcap indices fell in line with the benchmark Sensex.

Don’t be misled by high OI in 11000 Nifty December put

The 10500 put has a provisional 34.26 lakh shares outstanding, or open.

Trade setup: Nifty needs to cross 100-DMA, may consolidate ahead

Tuesday is likely to see levels of 10,960 and 10,995 giving stiff resistance to any upmove.

RBI policy review: Full text

The reverse repo rate under the LAF will remain unchanged at 6.25 per cent, and the marginal standing facility (MSF) rate and the Bank Rate at 8.25 per cent.

RBI may have bought breathing space for rupee as crude cools

The rupee lost more than one per cent in three sessions after the RBI’s rate decision.

Stock market update: Sensex, Nifty tread higher; these stocks jump over 15%

Equity markets were up ahead of the RBI policy outcome scheduled for later in the day.

Stock market update: PSU bank stocks incur losses; SBI lone gainer in the sectoral index

Shares of Andhra Bank, Bank of India, IDBI Bank and Oriental Bank of Commerce declined over 1 per cent.

Bond market rallies as RBI policy springs surprise

The ten-year benchmark government bond yields spiked as the Reserve Bank of India kept the policy or repo rate unchanged at 7.75%

Markets open flat ahead of RBI policy

RBI policy to factor in rising consumer prices

“In a situation where you have high inflation and low growth you have to calibrate policy carefully,” governor Raghuram Rajan said.

Sensex cheered RBI policy, but ended day with marginal gains; here's why

If inflation moves above RBI's comfort level of 6 per cent in the same period then the central bank may be forced to hike rates.

RBI policy rally fizzled out; traders should cut longs: Analysts

According to RBI, there are number of disinflationary factors underway such as lower oil prices and stable rates are positive for inflation.

Sensex ends flat post RBI policy meet; banks, metals down

The 30-share index ended at 26,594.09, down 3.02 points or 0.01 per cent. It touched a high of 26,851.33 and a low of 26,481.31 in trade today.

Sensex rangebound ahead of RBI policy review; top 15 stocks in focus

The S&P BSE Sensex made marginal gains after the Reserve Bank opted for a status quo on policy rates, in line with expectations.

Auto, realty, bank stocks trading mixed ahead of RBI policy meet

RBI is likely to keep interest rates and CRR unchanged, stress on inflation and tone of commentary will be eyed for direction on interest rates.

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