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The Conservatives have pledged to give the Pensions Regulator more power to crack down on unscrupulous bosses and block takeovers following a string of pension scandals.
City insiders believe a 5 per cent fall is likely if Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn becomes prime minister, taking its value down to levels not seen since January.
The stock market loves Trump! Whenever he's in trouble, securities exchanges plummet and vice versa. Mainly, this is because they think he'll roll back annoying regulations of business. Cartoon by Ted
DSP BlackRock Investment Managers has elevated Joint President Kalpen Parekh as President, as S Naganath, President and CIO, has quit the firm. Anup Maheshwari, Head, Equities, will take over as C...
Aluminium, one of the widely used metals, has varied usage in the transportation, construction, electrical and packaging industries. China produces and consumes more than 50 per cent of the global p.
The outlook for the stock of Cipla (?488.9) is negative. However, after quite a strong fall in recent times, we expect the worst may be over the Cipla, which finds an immediate and a major support at
SBI (?288.4) SBI hovers above crucial supports Contrary to an expected rise above ?314, SBI tanked over 8 per cent intra-week to make a low of ?281.9 last week. Though the stock managed to bounce...
This article originally appeared on the Motley Fool. Though you'd think the bubble would've burst by now, college costs are still on the rise, and as a result, student debt is at an all-time high. Am
Most business development companies (BDCs) have low profiles on Wall Street. Their relative obscurity makes them good vehicles for banking high yields – in fact, today we’ll discuss three that pay bet
Regulators RBI and SEBI have stepped up probe into alleged lapses in high-frequency trading offered through NSE’s ‘co-location’ facility, while the role of some top officials including board member a
Investing is a rapidly changing business. Three common characteristics can be found among traders and investors who have been outperforming their peers.
Trading sentiment in the stock market this week would be determined by announcement of macroeconomic data, progress of good monsoon and last leg of quarterly numbers from blue chips like Coal India, L
The combined market valuation of eight of the 10 most valued Indian companies rose by a whopping Rs 93,225.53 crore last week, with ITC stealing the show with maximum gains. Barring SBI and ONGC, ...
In late April and early May the charts and technical indicators pointed to higher stock prices in May. It has been a good month especially for tech stocks So what are the charts now saying about June?
When the “Bond God” Jeffrey Gundlach speaks, yield hounds listen. And earlier this month, the preeminent income investor on the planet shared his favorite stock idea with a private audience.
They have identified clothes such as a skirt and top, costing from £12, which are part of Sainsbury's Pisa collection inspired by the Italian Riviera and Dolce & Gabbana.
The firm, which hosts international exhibitions and events, said it had run 14 of its top 20 events in the first four months of this year and received more than 90 per cent of is budgeted revenue.
Hundreds of thousands of customers have bought vehicles under personal contract purchase plans – often sold by forecourt salesman who make commission by flogging these finance deals.
Blue chips gained 0.4 per cent to end the day up 29.92 points at 7547.63, as the pound dived 1.2 per cent to $1.2791 after a poll showed a narrowing Conservative lead for the general election.
Alfa Financial Software joined the market yesterday, in a move that valued the company at £975m. It handed the co-founder and chief executive a £254m payday.
The troubled lender – which is backed by aristocrat Graham Wellesley – allows savers to lend their cash to housing developers. It has faced fears about the quality of its loans.
Costco reported solid fiscal third quarter results on Thursday, May 25, as both its revenues and earnings came in ahead of consensus estimates. This note discusses key takeaways from earnings, and wha
Data compiled by the FDIC about U.S. bank failures shows a rather discomforting trend: 5 U.S. commercial banks have failed so far in 2017 – equaling the total number of bank failures for full-year 201
Although the Las Vegas Strip is the third-largest casino market globally, Las Vegas Sands (NYSE: LVS) derives just around 13% of its revenues from the region. The company has focused on expanding inte
In the three years since Narendra Modi was sworn in as prime minister, the mood in the primary market has improved. Fifty seven Initial Public Offers of equity (IPOs) have hit the market in this perio
Verizon’s CEO recently indicated that the carrier plans to launch its own over-the-top streaming TV service later this year. The move is not surprising, as video has been a major theme in the wireless
The past few weeks saw two major steel companies, U.S. Steel and ArcelorMittal, release their first quarter results, and there was a stark contrast between the results of the two companies, specifical
YES SecuritiesVoltas (Accumulate)CMP: ?499.90Target: ?545Voltas’ 4QFY17 consolidated sales rose 10 per cent y-o-y to ?2,040 crore, owing to 28 per cent/15 per cent rise in Unitary Cooling Products (U
Shares of Maan Aluminium will remain in focus, as its board on Friday approved issue of bonus shares via capitalisation of free reserves. The bonus issue will be in the ratio of 1:1. The decision ...
The Centre is set to hire Citigroup, Deutsche Bank, Goldman Sachs, ICICI Securities and SBI Capital for a 3-per cent stake sale in Indian Oil Corporation to raise about ?6,400 crore, a Thomson Reuter
Mercator informed the exchanges on Friday that it has been awarded a contract by the New Mangalore Port Trust for maintenance dredging at the New Mangalore Port for a period of three years. The aggre
The rupee on Friday continued its upmove against the dollar for the third straight day, surging 18 paise to end at a one-week high of 64.44, buoyed by stocks that soared as the Modi government comple
The world has changed immeasurably, and continues to. Old solutions to tackle economic problems won’t yield results and new tools must be contemplated, which requires fresh approaches. In earlier r..
Release of pepper held in exchange warehouses for long pulled spot pepper prices down further on Friday, market sources told BusinessLine.On the terminal market 10 tonnes were traded. Spot prices dec
Weak futures and slack physical demand dragged edible oils prices on Friday. Liberty’s rates for Palmolein Ex STC / Shapur were ?572 / ?573 for May. Super palmolein at ?593 for May . Allana’s rates..
Nike continues to see solid revenue and earnings growth, but has been dealing with increased competition from a resurgent Adidas, while also facing pressure from Under Armour in its basketball divisio
The tonic maker – valued at almost £2billion – saw its share price slump by 5 per cent on Thursday after one of its founders cashed in a chunk of his shares.
Index investing is popular among investors for one reason: most people don’t want to put the time and effort into finding investments selling at deep discounts. There’s just one problem: even the high
In the three years since Narendra Modi was sworn in as prime minister, the mood in the primary market has improved. Fifty seven Initial Public Offers of equity (IPOs) have hit the market in this perio
In a decision that presumably defies the wishes of some of its investors, Dick’s Sporting Goods earlier this week said it would “significantly” reduce new store openings in the years ahead.
Street carries on bullish momentum, led by a rally in midcaps and steady earnings from index majors. Pharma stocks continue freefall post poor Q4 and sector outlook.
Street carries on bullish momentum, led by a rally in midcaps and steady earnings from index majors. Pharma stocks continue freefall post poor Q4 and sector outlook.
In pre-close trade, the rupee was trading 17 paise higher at 64.45 against Thursday's close of 64.62 against the dollar at the Interbank Foreign Exchange today. The domestic currency had gained 11 ..
The Government has selected five merchant bankers, including Goldman Sachs and Citigroup, to manage the government’s 3 per cent stake sale in IOC which could fetch about Rs 6,000 crore to the exchequ
Rising for the second straight day, gold prices gained Rs 82 to Rs 28,743 per 10 grams in futures trade today as speculators enlarged their positions on firm global cues. At the Multi Commodity Ex...
Shares of Manappuram Finance today surged 6.5 per cent after the company reported a 54 per cent increase in net profit for the March quarter. The stock soared 6.42 per cent to Rs 94.45 on BSE. ...
Gold prices held steady after dipping slightly earlier in the session on Friday as Asian stocks eased following an extension of output curbs by OPEC and other producing nations that left investors ho
Cipla plunged to its 11-month low on Friday after it reported a loss in fourth quarter earnings. Cipla shares dropped as much 4.7 per cent to Rs 480.20, its lowest since June 27,2016. At about ...
The BSE Sensex today shot up another 133.86 points to a fresh all-time high of 30,883.89 and the Nifty hit 9,542.85 in early trade today as the June derivatives series took off on a strong footing on
The BSE Sensex today shot up another 133.86 points to a fresh all-time high of 30,883.89 and the Nifty hit 9,542.85 in early trade today as the June derivatives series took off on a strong footing on
The rupee appreciated by another 7 paise to 64.55 against the dollar in early trade today at the Interbank Foreign Exchange amid sustained selling of the American currency by exporters and banks. ...
Street ends the session on an extremely strong note, driven by a rally in midcaps as well as private banks. However, pharma stocks sulked the most on poor earnings, sectoral outlook.
The S&P 500 and Nasdaq hit record closing highs on Thursday, with the market propped up by gains in the consumer discretionary sector after strong reports from Best Buy and other retailers. Th...
The Nikkei 225 edged lower by 0.06 percent while the Kospi added 0.07 percent in early Friday trade. The Kospi is trading at an all-time high and in its sixth consecutive session of gains.
There are two kinds of consolidation. The first is traditional where companies buy each other to gain market share in a silo -- like tablets or ERP. The second cuts across technologies and industrie
NetApp announced its fiscal Q4 earnings on May 24, reporting a solid 7% increase in net revenues to just under $1.5 billion. Revenues were higher than the mid point of the guidance provided by the com
Hewlett Packard Inc. announced its fiscal Q2 results on Wednesday, May 24. The results were better than expected, buoyed by both the Personal Systems and Printing divisions, which reported growth in r
Coca-Cola's CEO recently mentioned that the slowdown in mall traffic is affecting the company’s sales. Retail stores and vending machines at mall food courts are important distribution channels for Co
Ashok Leyland ended FY17 on a strong note, delivering better than estimated financials for the quarter ended March. The strong results saw the stock gain 4.6 per cent in trade on Thursday. Boosted by
The stock market loves Trump! Whenever he's in trouble, securities exchanges plummet and vice versa. Mainly, this is because they think he'll roll back annoying regulations of business. Cartoon by Ted
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