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Sensex, Nifty hit record high
13 January 2018, 02:43 | Cameron Gross
European Shares To Open Higher Despite Slumping Dollar
Around the same time, the wider Nifty50 of the National Stock Exchange (NSE) edged higher by 7.90 points or 0.07 per cent to 10,659.10 points.
The key indices - which opened at fresh levels on Friday - had slipped into the negative territory on a sudden sell-off on account of an unprecedented event in which four senior judges of the Supreme Court met the media to complain that the administration of the country's top court was not in order, said market observers.
"The Sensex and Nifty had hit record highs in early trade on the back of positive Asian cues".
Among the secondary indices, the S&P BSE Mid-Cap index rose 0.41%. United States stocks surged to close the session at record highs yesterday as investors bet economic growth would pick up steam.
The market breadth, indicating its overall health, was in favour of losers.
Out of 2,005 stocks traded on the NSE, 1,130 advanced, 504 declined and 371 remained unchanged today.
ICICI Bank surges 2.6%, Maruti 1.3%.
Separately, TCS today, 12 January 2018, announced that it has entered into an agreement with Transamerica, a leading provider of life insurance, retirement and investment solutions, to enable the transformation of administration of its United States insurance and annuity business lines. Tata Consultancy Services will announce its Q3 results tomorrow, while Infosys will declare results on Friday. The announcement was made after market hours yesterday, 11 January 2018. Sensex however snapped a 4-day streak of gains.
"On the other hand, concern over December Consumer Price Index inflation rising to 5.1 per cent and increase in oil prices are likely to add volatility in the near term", he added.
Third Director Folds On GAMBIT Movie
As usual, the reason for the director's departure apparently comes down to scheduling issues, with the split said to be amicable. Despite these ongoing setbacks, Channing Tatum still remains attached to star in Gambit , whenever the movie actually gets made.
Dion Waiters To Have Season-Ending Knee Surgery
Over the course of his six-year National Basketball Association tenure, Waiters has appeared in at least 70 games only twice. The Heat have won six straight games and moved into fourth place in the Eastern Conference standings with a 24-17 record.
Christmas gift pot couple arrested again
A hearing for Barbara Jiron in York County was postponed until January 17, when her husband also is scheduled to appear. The two allegedly told police they were headed for Vermont and meant to give the drugs as Christmas presents.
Sony unveils 4K OLED TVs with HDR
The 65-inch UHD rollable LG OLED display the company made a decision to amaze us with will be showcased at CES 2018 this week. The 8K OLED displays can also maintain their slimmer design, as the self-emissive OLEDs do not need backlight units.
Late Bellerin Strike Rescues Arsenal In Chelsea Thriller
Arsenal's defense was again inconsistent as the second half began, and Cech had to step in and save a couple Chelsea shots. It looked like, mentally, we were shot and we could have lost the game but we had the resources to come back to 2-2.