Adani Power Q4, Bajaj Auto Q4, BSE Sensex, NSE Nifty, Indian rupee, Gold price on May 15, 2014
Thu May 15 2014, 20:28 hrs
Food Inflation for April 2014.
Inflation and WPI for April 2014
The company had posted a net loss of Rs 585.52 crore in the same quarter last financial year (2012-13).
Profit was Rs 141.05 crore in the corresponding quarter of the previous financial year, Apollo Tyres said in a filing to the BSE.
The company's net sales on standalone basis during the quarter under review stood at Rs 4,822.66 crore as against Rs 4,651.05 crore in the same quarter last fiscal, up 3.68 per cent.
Traders said pick-up in buying activity by stockists and retailers, driven by wedding season demand amid a firm global trend, helped gold prices to trade above the Rs 30,000 per 10 grams level.
The rupee today gained 39 paise to close at a nearly 10-month high of 59.29 against the US dollar following sustained selling of the American currency by exporters and continued capital inflows, ahead of keenly-waited Lok Sabha poll results to be unveiled on Friday.
The BSE barometer finally closed at a new closing high of 23,905.60, up 90.48 points, or 0.38 per cent, as fag-end buying in heavy-weights emerged. The gauge had lost 56.11 points in the previous session to fall from its previous record closing high of 23,871.23.
Stock markets had opened on a strong footing with the 30-scrip Sensex touching the day's high of 23,971.78 points in early trade. However, some profit booking in realty, capital goods, IT, metal, healthcare and auto shares pulled the index down to a day's low of 23,742.75 points.
In volatile trading, the benchmark BSE Sensex today rebounded by over 90 points to end at fresh closing high of 23,905.60, ahead of the much-awaited outcome of Lok Sabha elections.