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  • Sensex, Nifty log strong gains

    Indian stocks logged strong gains in the week on positive global cues. Key indices ignored the potential fallout of India-China tensions and rising number of virus infections. The gains were led by index heavyweight Reliance Industries. The Nifty regained the psychological 10,000 mark.

    In the week ended on Friday, 19 June 2020, the Sensex jumped 950.84 points or 2.81% to settle at 34,731.73. The Nifty 50 index gained 271.50 points or 2.72% to settle at 10,244.40.

    The BSE Mid-Cap index rose 203.69 or 1.62% to settle at 12,803.84. The BSE Small-Cap index soared 431.84 points or 3.65% to settle at 12,277.11.

    Domestic equity barometers slumped on Monday, 15 June 2020 as fears of a second wave of COVID-19 infections sent jitters across global stock markets. Several districts of China's capital Beijing closed schools and ordered people to be tested after an unexpected rise in infections linked to the biggest wholesale food market in Asia. The barometer S&P BSE Sensex tumbled 552.09 points or 1.63% at 33,228.80. The Nifty 50 index lost 159.20 points or 1.6% at 9,813.70.

    Stocks advanced on Tuesday, 16 June 2020 amid high volatility as strong global cues boosted sentiment while India-China faceoff in Ladakh capped gains. The barometer S&P BSE Sensex gained 376.42 points or 1.13% at 33,605.22. The Nifty 50 index rose 100.30 points or 1.02% at 9,914.

    Key domestic benchmarks ended the volatile session with modest losses on Wednesday, 17 June 2020. Geopolitical tension between India and China resulted in market weakness. Investors were also worried about the rising number of coronavirus cases and deaths in India. The barometer S&P BSE Sensex declined 97.30 points or 0.29% at 33,507.92. The Nifty 50 index fell 32.85 points or 0.33% at 9,881.15.

    Domestic shares ended with robust gains on Thursday, 18 June 2020. The barometer S&P BSE Sensex jumped 700.13 points or 2.09% at 34,208.05. The Nifty 50 index rallied 210.50 points or 2.13% at 10,091.65.

    On Friday, 19 June 2020, the market ended with strong gains supported by positive global shares. The barometer S&P BSE Sensex jumped 523.68 points or 1.53% at 34,731.73. The Nifty 50 index rallied 152.75 points or 1.51% at 10,244.40.

    On the equity front, index heavyweight Reliance Industries (RIL) surged 10.74%. The oil-and-telecom conglomerate said it had become net debt free much ahead of its promised deadline of March 2021 after raising over Rs 1.69 lakh crore ($22.15 billion) over the last few weeks through stake sales in its digital arm and a rights issue.

    RIL on Saturday, 13 June 2020 said global alternative asset firm TPG will invest Rs 4,546.80 crore in Jio Platforms for a 0.93% stake and L Catterton, one of the world's largest consumer focused private equity firms, will invest Rs 1,894.50 crore in Jio Platforms for a 0.39% equity stake.

    RIL on Thursday, 18 June 2020 said Saudi Arabia's Public Investment Fund (PIF) will buy 2.32% stake in Jio Platforms for Rs 11,367 crore.

    Eicher Motors advanced 2.89%. The company's consolidated net profit slumped 44.2% to Rs 304.28 crore on 11% drop in net sales to Rs 2,190.32 crore in Q4 March 2020 over Q4 March 2019. Royal Enfield sold 1,63,083 motorcycles in the quarter, registering a decline of 17% from 1,97,567 motorcycles sold over the same period last year. VE commercial vehicles (CV) sold 11,629 trucks and buses in the quarter, registering a decline of 45% from 21,010 trucks and buses sold over the same period in the last financial year. Meanwhile, the board approved 10-for-1 stock split.

    Grasim Industries fell 0.56%. The company reported a 32% surge in net profit to Rs 1,506 crore on a 11.3% decline in net sales to Rs 19,902 crore in Q4 March 2020 over Q4 March 2019. Net profit was aided by write back of deferred tax liabilities and lower exceptional charge in the current year. In its outlook, Grasim said its products will be impacted by the COVID-19 led general economic slowdown.

    Sun Pharmaceutical Industries gained 1.66%. The drug major announced on Monday, 15 June 2020 that one of its wholly-owned subsidiaries and Hikma Pharmaceuticals (Hikma) have entered into an exclusive licensing and distribution agreement for ILUMYA, an innovative biologic product, for the Middle East & North Africa (MENA) region.

    Maruti Suzuki India spurted 6.20%. The car major said it has collaborated with IndusInd Bank to arrange finance schemes to help customers purchase automobiles.

    Tata Motors slipped 2.66%. The automaker posted a consolidated net loss of Rs 9,894.25 crore in the Q4 March 2020 as compared to a consolidated net profit of Rs 1,117.48 crore in Q4 March 2019. Net sales during the quarter fell 27.7% year-on-year (Y-o-Y) to Rs 61,949.39 crore. Jaguar Land Rover's (JLR) retail sales declined 12% Y-o-Y to 508.70 thousand units in FY20. Tata Motors' (TML) commercial vehicle sales contracted by 22% to 360.80 thousand units while the passenger vehicle sales fell 25% to 148.80 thousand units in FY20 over FY19. With respect to future outlook, the company said that Q1 FY21 is expected to be significantly weaker in both JLR and TML with the full impact of lockdowns being reflected in the results. Actions are underway to significantly deleverage the Tata Motors Group with JLR to become sustainably cash positive from FY22.

    On the macro front, India's inflation based on wholesale price index (WPI) contracted by 3.21% in May 2020. The Department of Promotion of Industry and Internal Trade (DPIIT) resumed releasing detailed wholesale price index (WPI) data after suspending it for a month. Food inflation eased to 1.13% in May 2020 from 2.55% in the preceding month.

    India's merchandise exports dipped 36.5% to $19.05 billion in May 2020 over a year ago. Meanwhile, merchandise imports also declined 51% to $22.20 billion. The trade deficit fell 79.5% to $3.15 billion in May 2020 from $15.36 billion in May 2019. Merchandise exports in rupees plunged 31.1% to Rs 1,44,166 crore, while imports rose declined 46.9% to Rs 1,67,978 crore in May 2020 over May 2019. The trade deficit eased to Rs 23,812 crore in May 2020 compared with Rs 1,07,168 crore in May 2019.

    As per the data released by the Reserve Bank of India, India's services exports declined 8.9% to $16.45 billion in April 2020 over April 2019. Meanwhile, India's services imports dipped 18.4% to $9.30 billion in April 2020. India's services trade surplus improved 7.3% to $7.15 billion in April 2020 from $6.66 billion in April 2019.

    Meanwhile, the Supreme Court (SC) on Wednesday, 17 June 2020 heard the plea challenging the levy of interest on loan repayments during the moratorium, said there is no merit in burdening customers, who have opted for the RBI-approved loan moratorium, with additional interest. The SC bench said the government cannot leave everything to be decided by banks. In conclusion, the bench asked the government to interfere in the matter soon and find a way to waive off additional interest during the moratorium.

    The International Monetary Fund said the global economy is set to see a more significant contraction than it previously forecast. IMF Chief Economist Gita Gopinath said in a Tuesday blog post that the forthcoming June World Economic Outlook Update is expected to show negative growth rates even worse than previously estimated. The fund also said the current crisis, which it dubbed the Great Lockdown, is unlike anything the world has seen before.

    Fitch Ratings has revised the outlook on India's Long-Term Foreign-Currency Issuer Default Rating (IDR) to Negative from Stable and affirmed the rating at 'BBB-'. The coronavirus pandemic has significantly weakened India's growth outlook for this year and exposed the challenges associated with a high public-debt burden. Fitch expects economic activity to contract by 5% in the fiscal year ending March 2021 (FY21) from the strict lockdown measures imposed since 25 March 2020, before rebounding by 9.5% in FY22.

    Total COVID-19 confirmed cases worldwide stood at 84,91,673 far with 4,54,023 deaths. India reported 1,63,248 active cases of COVID-19 infection and 12,573 deaths, according to the data from the Ministry of Health and Family Welfare, Government of India.

    Overseas, Chinese economic data for May 2020 released Monday stated that the industrial production in the country for that month rose 4.4% year-on-year while retail sales declined 2.8% year-on-year in May 2020.

    The Bank of Japan (BoJ), while announcing its monetary policy decision, said that it will closely monitor the impact of COVID-19 and will not hesitate to take additional easing measures if necessary. BoJ expects short- and long-term policy interest rates to remain at their present or lower levels.

    U.S. retail sales jumped by 17.7% in May 2020, the government said Tuesday. U.S. industrial production for May 2020 rose by 1.4%, as many factories resumed operations after shutdowns spurred by the coronavirus crisis, the Federal Reserve said Tuesday.

    In Europe, British Prime Minister Boris Johnson signaled on Monday that a Brexit deal with the European Union is possible in July 2020, as both sides promised to ramp up the pace of talks in the hope of securing a new trade agreement.

    The Bank of England on Thursday added another £100 billion to its quantitative easing program in a bid to shore up the U.K. economy amid the fallout from the coronavirus crisis, taking the total value of its Asset Purchase Facility (APF) to £745 billion.

    UK retail sales for May 2020 were down 13.1% Y-o-Y (year-on-year). On a monthly basis, retail sales were up 12% as lockdown measures eased slightly, according to the Office for National Statistics. Germany's statistics office on Friday reported a 2.2% annual fall in inflation for May 2020 and a 0.4% decline from the previous month.

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Flash News 17-Sep-2021
  •  ( 15:38) Sensex, Nifty snap three day rising streak  
  •  ( 15:01) Dynamatic Technologies bags manufacturing contract from Boeing  
  •  ( 13:33) Euro stocks rally, outpace tepid global sentiment; UK retail sales fall M-o-M  
  •  ( 13:32) Indices yield small returns; The Nifty index trades below 17,650 mark  
  •  ( 12:55) IDFC board flags off divestment of mutual fund biz  
  •  ( 12:30) CRISIL Ratings upgrades credit ratings of NCL Industries  
  •  ( 12:25) Brightcom board OKs preferential allotment to Shankar Sharma  
  •  ( 11:56) ICRA upgrades credit ratings of KEI Industries  
  •  ( 11:27) Garment Mantra Lifestyle subsidiary sets up 11th retail store in Coimbatore  
  •  ( 11:08) Cosmo Films board OKs Rs 350-cr capex plan, first interim dividend for FY22  
  •  ( 10:49) Rajesh Exports wins an order worth Rs 691 cr from Germany  
  •  ( 10:09) TVS Motor Company Singapore arm buys stake in Swiss e-bike maker  
  •  ( 09:44) Poonawalla Fincorp MD Abhay Bhutada resigns  
  •  ( 09:28) Sensex, Nifty strike record high  
  •  ( 09:27) Balkrishna Industries starts trial production at Aurangabad facility  
  •  ( 09:23) Kotak Mahindra Group acquires vehicle financing portfolio of Volkswagen Finance  
  •  ( 09:15) Biocon announces strategic alliance with Serum Institute  
  •  ( 08:22) Asian stocks trading mixed  
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