Asian shares mostly lower, Japan gains on upbeat data

Investors could then, finally, envision the other side of the economic shutdown, after authorities forced businesses to halt in hopes of slowing the spread of the virus. In the meantime, governments around the world are talking about pumping trillions of dollars more of aid for the economy.

What does coronavirus mean for upcoming international sports events in Australia?

FFA too is buoyant about the benefits a successful bid would bring. “Football will play a huge part in helping Australia, New Zealand and the Asia-Pacific region in their recovery from the COVID-19 pandemic,” an FFA spokesperson said. “Hosting the Fifa Women’s World Cup would be a much-needed and massive economic, sporting, social and cultural […]

Australia shares end marginally down on country’s bleak outlook; NZ closes higher

Australian shares closed marginally lower on Wednesday, with the heavyweight financial sector leading losses, as market participants fretted over the impending economic fallout from the coronavirus pandemic. The S&P/ASX 200 index settled about 0.9 per cent lower at 5,206.90, after falling as much as 2.9 per cent earlier in the session. The benchmark finished 0.65 […]

Share market update: Bandhan Bank, Alkem Labs among top gainers on BSE

NEW DELHI: The domestic equity benchmark BSE Sensex was trading 138.01 points up at 30205.22 on account of buying in frontline bluechip counters. Shares of Auro Labs (up 20.00 per cent), Alpa Labs (up 19.99 per cent), Aarey Drugs (up 19.96 per cent), Sakuma Exports (up 19.95 per cent), Morepen Labs (up 19.95 per cent), […]

Trending stocks: JSW Energy shares up 1% as Nifty surges

NEW DELHI: Shares of JSW Energy traded 0.82 per cent up in Wednesday ‘s trade at 11:38 am (IST). Around 472435 shares changed hands on the counter. The stock opened at Rs 43.0 and touched an intraday high and low of Rs 43.85 and Rs 42.7 , respectively, in the session so far. The stock […]

Farm, tech shares lead strong rally

Analysts from Qianhai Alliance Asset Management said that the leading price-to-earnings ratio of the A-share market was at 15.5 times when the market closed on Friday, which was already at the bottom level based on historical data. In this sense, the valuation is quite attractive and investors could look for opportunities in leading companies in […]

Trending stocks: IndusInd Bank share price surges 11%

NEW DELHI: Shares of IndusInd Bank traded 10.69 per cent up in Wednesday ‘s trade at 10:37 am (IST). Around 17377402 shares changed hands on the counter. The stock opened at Rs 382.0 and touched an intraday high and low of Rs 441.4 and Rs 362.0 , respectively, in the session so far. The stock […]

Trending stocks: IRCTC share price gains 5% as Nifty surges

NEW DELHI: Shares of Indian Railway Catering & Tourism Corporation traded 5 per cent up in Wednesday ‘s trade at 11:18AM (IST). Around 68572 shares changed hands on the counter. The stock opened at Rs 1194.2 and touched an intraday high and low of Rs 1194.2 and Rs 1194.2 , respectively, in the session so […]

Trending stocks: Shares of DLF rise 3%

NEW DELHI: Shares of DLF traded 2.9 per cent up in Wednesday’s trade at 11:23 am. Around 39,64,993 shares changed hands on the counter. The stock opened at Rs 137.0 and touched an intraday high and low of Rs 146.8 and Rs 136.85, respectively, in the session so far. The realty major said it will […]

Trending stocks: DHFL shares jump 5% in early session

NEW DELHI: Shares of Dewan Housing Finance Corporation traded 4.74 per cent up in Wednesday ‘s trade at 10:44AM (IST). Around 129481 shares changed hands on the counter. The stock opened at Rs 9.95 and touched an intraday high and low of Rs 9.95 and Rs 9.95 , respectively, in the session so far. The […]