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Closing Bell: Nifty 50 and Sensex recover just before market close

Closing Bell: Nifty 50 and Sensex recover just before market close

Closing Bell: Nifty 50 and Sensex recover just before market close
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Here we are on a Tuesday morning bringing you live updates of the Indian stock markets. Although, there is not much to talk about as the markets are falling left, right and centre. But, as they say, there are opportunities when are looking to spot them. This live blog run by CNBCTV18 will help you navigate through a miasma of information and help you trade better!

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Closing Bell: Here is a wrap up of the markets at the end of the day:

Eicher Motors, world's oldest motorcycle brand is one of the top gainers at 3.6 percent.

Bank of Baroda extends gains at 2.5 percent.

Nifty 50 gained 0.5 percent, trading at 10,138.25 at the end of market close. 

Sensex also gained by the closing bell. It was up 122 points, trading at 33,045.3 points.

Nifty Bank still in the red zone. 

Nifty Pharma has gained one percent by closing bell. 


Mar 20, 2018 3:30 PM

Nifty Bank and NBFCs are under pressure with major banks extending losses.

Shriram Transport Finance Company Limited is down 2.07 percent and L&T Financial Holdings at 2.7 percent. 

Here is a graph showing the banks which has led the index down: 

Mar 20, 2018 3:18 PM

Just In:

Mar 20, 2018 3:05 PM

30 mins before Closing Bell, all the major indices find themselves in the red zone, extending losses

Closing Bell: Nifty 50 and Sensex recover just before market close
Mar 20, 2018 3:02 PM

Just In: Interglobe Aviation's shares rose 2 percent, after losing its share value in the past few days.

Aircraft engine manufacturer, Pratt & Whitney said that it will provide 40 substitute engines starting Wednesday for the A320neo aircrafts belonging to Indigo, which have been grounded since last week. 

Mar 20, 2018 2:59 PM

Just in: Uday Kotak, the chief executive officer of Kotak Mahindra Bank said that private bank's market share will rise to 50 percent in comparison to the the 30 percent shares now in the next 5-years. 

He also added that the flow of capital in the markets as well as mutual funds are increasing. 

Kotak Mahindra Bank which was one of the losers in the market, has started to gain and is up 0.3 percent,  post the comments made by the CEO of the company. 

He also added that a unique mix of digital banking and Aadhar has made India different from the rest of the world. 

India Different From The World Due To The Unique Mix Of Digital & Aadhaar.

Mar 20, 2018 2:47 PM

Market update: Major slips in the market right now! 

L&T Financial Holdings down 2.23 percent, biggest loser in the chart. 

Closing Bell: Nifty 50 and Sensex recover just before market close
Mar 20, 2018 2:10 PM

Here's an update on how the European markets are doing right now: 

Mar 20, 2018 2:05 PM

Benchmark indices are showing positive signals due to strong global cues. Currently, the European markets are trading higher.

Mar 20, 2018 1:40 PM

Market update - 

Market pulls back from recent lows but is off the day's high. Sensex and Nifty up to 3-10ths of a percent each. Nifty is now down by 100 points, reaching 10,100 levels again. The Midcap index trades in-line with the frontline indices. Along with the banks, CANFIN homes is also at its day's low. 

Mar 20, 2018 1:38 PM

Nifty Bank: After gaining for almost half through the day, the sector is back in losses. 

Major banks like Axis, PNB, ICICI are trading low with HDFC Bank at it's day's low. 

Mar 20, 2018 1:31 PM

Just In: UltraTech Cement's board approved Rs. 7, 266 crore fund to Binani Cement. 

Here's more information following: 

Mar 20, 2018 1:17 PM

More on Nifty Pharma: After Cipla-U.S. FDA row, Biocon's MD, Kiran Majumdar Shaw said, an approval of $1 billion will unlock Biosimilar Biz for the pharmaceutical company in the U.S. 

The company also added that it is 5-year ahead of other Indian drug companies when it comes to Biosimilars. 

Mar 20, 2018 1:07 PM

In Commodities: In an effort to boost the agricultural exports, the Commerce Ministry floats an agri export policy.

Mar 20, 2018 12:46 PM

At day's high: Eicher Motors, one of the top-gainers for the day, trades higher.

Mar 20, 2018 12:42 PM

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