Sensex ends 157 pts down, but bears wary of helicopter money

Brokers say bears are wary of going short on the market as more liquidity measures—known in market parlance as helicopter money—could push stock prices higher. The Sensex continued to struggle around the 28,000 mark to finish lower on Friday even as benchmark indices gained on the week. The weakness in Indian equities was in line … More Sensex ends 157 pts down, but bears wary of helicopter money

Sensex, Nifty extend rally Reliance, ITC, HDFC twins lead

Asian Paints, Maruti, Sun Pharma, ITC and Coal India are top gainers while Tata Steel, L&T, Tata Motors, Axis Bank and Bharti Airtel are losers in the Sensex. Equity benchmarks rallied sharply in late trade with the Sensex rising 184.29 points to 28208.62 and the Nifty climbing 50.50 points to 8666.30. About 1489 shares advanced … More Sensex, Nifty extend rally Reliance, ITC, HDFC twins lead