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Rama Venkat

Indian shares rise on financials boost as COVID-19 cases fall

Jun 09 2021

BENGALURU, June 9 Indian shares edged up to hover near record highs on Wednesday, with heavyweight financial companies leading gains, as risk sentiment improved on strength in global markets and declining COVID-19 cases at home.

Indian shares erase gains as global inflation worries weigh

Jun 08 2021

BENGALURU, June 8 Indian shares retreated from record highs on Tuesday, weighed down by losses in financials and energy stocks, as investors grew uneasy about high valuations and rising global inflation ahead of central bank meetings.

Indian shares near record highs as parts of country ease lockdowns

Jun 07 2021

BENGALURU, June 7 Indian shares rose on Monday to hover near the record highs hit in the previous session, as some states eased lockdowns and daily COVID-19 cases in the country hit a two-month low.

Financials, energy stocks boost Indian shares

Jun 03 2021

BENGALURU, June 3 Indian shares climbed on Thursday after two straight sessions of muted trading, as heavyweight financials and energy stocks gained, with sentiment aided by a positive finish on Wall Street overnight.

Indian shares fall as financials, IT stocks weigh

Jun 02 2021

BENGALURU, June 2 Indian shares slipped on Wednesday, weighed down by financials and information technology stocks, with investors also worried over high valuations following a recent rally.

Indian shares flat as energy gains offset losses in financials

Jun 01 2021

BENGALURU Indian shares' recent rally was stalled on Tuesday, as gains in energy stocks, amid optimism from declining daily cases of COVID-19, were offset by losses in materials and financials.

Indian shares flat as dour factory activity data offsets energy gains

Jun 01 2021

BENGALURU, June 1 Indian shares erased early gains to trade flat on Tuesday as gains from energy stocks and declining daily cases of COVID-19 were offset by data that showed factory activity growth slowed significantly last month.

Indian shares rise as daily COVID-19 cases fall; GDP data eyed

May 31 2021

BENGALURU, May 31 Indian shares on Monday extended last week's rally as declining COVID-19 cases buoyed investor sentiment ahead of GDP data for the first three months of the year.

India's blue-chip Nifty 50 hits record high as COVID-19 cases drop

May 28 2021

BENGALURU, May 28 India's blue-chip Nifty 50 index hit a record high on Friday as falling COVID-19 infection rates boosted sentiment, while investors awaited a key indirect tax-related meeting by the country's finance minister later in the day.

Indian shares flat as financials counter gains in IT stocks

May 27 2021

BENGALURU, May 27 Indian shares were flat on Thursday as losses in heavyweight financials offset gains in information technology stocks, even as daily COVID-19 cases continued to fall.

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