Calendar 2020 promises to make you work more on Dalal Street.
The special trading session is held at the most auspicious hour of the day.
The exchanges will remain closed October 28 on the occasion of Diwali Balipratipada.
During the trading, gold was less in demand, while silver shone among the buyers.
Muhurat Trading is a special trading session that takes place usually on the day of Diwali. The session is considered auspicious to signify the beginning of traditional Hindu accounting year called Samvat. (Text: ANI)Diwali Muhurat Trading: Sensex ends 192 pts up, Nifty tops 11,600
Muhurat Trading is a special trading session that takes place usually on the day of Diwali. The session is considered auspicious to signify the beginning of traditional Hindu accounting year called Samvat. (Text: ANI)Diwali Muhurat Trading: Sensex opens 339 pts up, Nifty at 11,650
The first market holiday of the year falls on the occasion of Mahashivartri on February 21.
It is considered auspicious to buy equity shares during Diwali - especially on Laxmi Pujan Day. Here are eight stocks that are top picks of several research houses, that offer high upside potential as the possible buys for this festive season.
Some say the tradition, which comes from the Gujarati community that once dominated trade.
Those who attended the pooja sought blessings of Lakshmi for prosperity through the year.
Over the past several sessions, Nifty has been struggling to move past the 11,700-11,750 zone.
Infosys made the biggest contribution to the index gains at 45 points, followed by Tata Motors.
Buy Rallis India Ltd. at a price target of Rs 220.0 .
Buy ICICI Prudential Life Insurance Company Ltd. at a price target of Rs 575.0 .
Neutral HDFC Life Insurance Company Ltd. at a price target of Rs 600.0 .
Hold PNB Housing Finance Ltd. at a price target of Rs 505.0 .
On Friday, the rupee had appreciated by 12 paise to settle at 70.90 against the US dollar.
CLSA raised its target on the stock to Rs 190 from Rs 120.
Financial markets will resume trading on Tuesday, October 29.
Monetary easing, govt reforms seen key to Samvat 2076 sentiment.
Sectoral indices traded mixed with banks, FMCG and pharma trading with losses.
Tata Motor shares jumped 16.5 per cent to Rs 147.95 in muhurat trading on the BSE on Sunday.
The 'Muhurat' trading is conducted on the auspicious occasion of Diwali.
Discount brokers have already changed the industry and intensified the quest for lower fees.
Stock exchanges will hold one-hour Mahurat Trading on Wednesday on the occasion of Diwali.
Investors were upbeat as they reacted to the positive news on the US-China trade war front.
We recommend staying highly stock specific and avoiding aggressive exposures.
As many as 28 Sensex stocks ended higher. M&M, Infosys and Tata Motors were top gainers.
Muhurat Trading: Sensex gains 250 points, Nifty tops 10,600; Infy, M&M up 1% each.Muhurat Trading: Sensex up 250 points, Nifty tops 10,600 level
Usually there is not much movement in stocks during the Muhurat trading.
Last year, Muhurat trading was conducted for an hour between 6.30 and 7.30 pm.
Silver (.999 fineness) climbed by Rs 381 per kg to close at Rs 39,811 as compared to Rs 39,430 earlier.
Bourses will muhurat trading in the evening for one hour between 6.30 pm and 7.30 pm.
Muhurat trading will be conducted on both bourses for an hour between 6.30 and 7.30 pm.
The 10,250 level will continue to act as immediate resistance for the Nifty50.
At the Multi Commodity Exchange, gold for delivery in December fell by Rs 15, or 0.05 per cent, to Rs 30,067 per 10 grams in business volume of 289 lots.
At the MCX, silver for delivery in December eased by Rs 80, or 0.19 per cent, to Rs 42,461 per kg in business turnover of 228 lots.
As the economic environment stays favourable, investors should focus on auto, bank, infrastructure and consumer stocks going into Samvat 2073.
The 'Muhurat' trading, which is conducted on the auspicious occasion of Diwali, would be held between 1830 hrs and 1930 hrs
Most Asian stocks were trading firm on Thursday, tracking strong 2% rally in US stocks overnight.
The BSE Sensex has generally remained flat with a positive bias in muhurat trading.
The Sensex fell over 50 points after starting on a promising note but the 30-stock benchmark ended the one-hour session at 27,930, down 11.30 points or 0.04%.
Based on various news triggers, here is a list of 15 stocks that are likely to be in focus during Sunday’s mahurat trading.
If you love equity as an asset class, then muhurat trading is the best time to purchase stks. It does not have to be a big amount but a token purchase can do.
Trading is expected to remain choppy, but there could a small bounce which investors can use to go short on the index, say analysts.
Bombay stock Exchange (BSE) and National Stock Exchange (NSE), will conduct a special Muhurat Trading session on account of Diwali on November 11.
History suggests the benchmarks often give positive returns in the 1st month post Diwali. This time may well be very different.
Gold ETFs track the metal prices and each unit of these securities is generally equivalent to one gram of gold.
In other words, it signals a capitulation by the sellers to form a bottom accompanied by a price rise, indicating fresh buying at lower levels.
There is going to be quite a lot of opportunities for investors, says the top investment guru.
Tracking gold, silver too fell by Rs 300 to Rs 39,000 per kg.
The stock exchanges will conduct the auspicious Muhurat trading between 5.45 pm and 6.45 pm to mark the start of the new Hindu accounting year.
The Indian market is likely to trade in a range on the last trading day of Samvat 2071.
The market might not have done well, but the macro story has stabilised and is certainly looking better compared with other emerging markets.
Leading stock exchanges NSE and BSE will conduct a special session for 'Muhurat Trading' on account of Diwali on November 11.
Over 30 stocks hit fresh 52-week lows on the NSE despite the index closing in the green.
The Indian capital markets will hold special ‘muhurat trading’ session for 75 minutes on November 3, between 6.15 pm and 7.30 pm.
ET Now spoke to various experts and here's what they have to recommend for today's trade.
The recent recovery on the 50-share Nifty index has eliminated the negative bias as the benchmark index, decisively closed above the 7950 mark on Wednesday.
Leading bourse National Stock Exchange (NSE) will conduct a special session for 'Muhurat Trading' on account of Diwali on Thursday, October 23.
Friday is likely to see the levels of 10,650 and 10,730 acting as stiff resistance for Nifty.
Nifty extended its winning streak for fifth straight session as it ended the muhurat trading session of Samvat 2071 above 8,000 level.
Samvat 2071 is set to begin from October 24th 2014 and is regarded as the beginning of a new year for many Gujarati and other business communities.
The correction in the Indian market is an opportunity to buy as the next five years will see the market in upward channel complimented by PE re-rating.
Samvat 2071 is set to begin from October 24th 2014 and is highly regarded as the fresh beginning of a new year for many Gujarati and other business communities .
Indian markets are likely to trade in a range with a positive bias on the muhurat trading day on Sunday.
Indian markets are likely to trade in a range with a positive bias on Wednesday. The key support level for the index is placed at 6,200 levels.
ICICIdirect recommends State Bank of India, Wipro, Bajaj Auto, Bajaj Electricals and Entertainment Network India as our Muhurat 2013 picks.
Bargains include no brokerage for intraday trading this week, cash back and extra gold.
According to dealers, the demand for the yellow metal is thin owing to its high prices and also because people are engrossed in celebrations.
Muhurat trading session will be for 75 minutes today. We bring hot picks from leading brokers that can give sharp returns in 'Samvat' 2069.
Motilal Oswal has picked up five stocks that it feels will create value for investors in Samvat 2069.
Muhurat Trading is a centuries old tradition. The day holds significance as it marks the beginning of the New Year, as per Hindu calendar, or Samwat 2069.
While emerging market indices have clocked 11.7 per cent gains since June 2012, positive domestic policy measures have helped Indian stock markets outperform .
The country's top five commodity exchanges- MCX, NCDEX, NMCE, ACE and ICEX- will open for 'muhurat trading' for 2.30 hours on Diwali.
The pre-open session will start from 5.30 pm on the day of Diwali and client code modification would be allowed between 8 and 8.15 pm.
The BSE midcap and smallcap indices gained 0.80 per cent and 1.19 per cent, respectively.
Samvat 2071 will see the start of a new bull run, say experts; cautioning that global headwinds may lead to some corrections.
Sensex rallied as much as 144 points on the muhurat trading day on Thursday, led by gains in ONGC, ICICI Bank, ITC and HDFC.
The BSE Sensex closed the session 194.39 points down at 32,390.
Gold and silver were trading lower in morning trade on Monday on account of subdued demand.
Except for a few bright spots, the year that ended on Tuesday left most investors in the red, leading to a loss of nearly Rs 17 lakh crore.
The country's top four commodities exchanges -- MCX, NCDEX, NMCE and ICEX -- will open for 'muhurat trading' session on the day of Diwali.
United Breweries Ltd surged over 13 per cent in 'Muhurat Trading' day on Tuesday to hit its 52-week high of Rs 896.80.
DLF Ltd, slipped over 2% in trade on Tuesday after the realty major reported a 62.8% drop in its consolidated Q2 net profit.
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