Inflation Index

Jul 29, 2016 at 10:28 | Source: PTI
"FM said UPA bequeathed double digit inflation. In June 2014 CPI (Consumer Price Index) was 6.77 and WPI (The Wholesale Price Index) was 5.66. Did FM add the two numbers? Voodoo statistics!" Chidambaram tweeted.
Jul 28, 2016 at 16:19 | Source:
There is considerable confusion over the taxes applicable on the sale of an inherited property. While many think that the money received on sale of an inherited house is fully tax exempt, others feel R
Jul 26, 2016 at 07:46 | Source: PTI
"The central bank (RBI) should continue to focus on inflation. I think sometimes people expect too much from the RBI," Hansen told reporters here.
Jul 25, 2016 at 14:08 | Source: PTI
According to the global financial services major, normal rains are pushing up sowing and river waters would douse agricultural inflation (agflation) going forward.
Jul 21, 2016 at 12:08 | Source: PTI
"With good rains, pulses' sowing for the kharif season has jumped 39 percent above last year's sowing. This should pull down pulses prices by 20 percent and cool CPI inflation to 5.1 percent by March," BofA-ML said in a research note.
Jul 19, 2016 at 09:16 | Source: PTI
"ICRA expects the toll rates to increase in the range of 3-3.7 per cent during 2017-18 - the highest growth after 2014-15, following significant de-growth in toll rates for two consecutive years," ICRA said in a statement.
Jul 18, 2016 at 18:36 | Source: PTI
The toll fees are revised annually to adjust for inflation, as determined by the movement in the WPI, which links the revenues of toll road special purpose vehicles (SPVs) to movements in the WPI.
Jul 14, 2016 at 21:40 | Source: PTI
Retail inflation measured on Consumer Price Index (CPI) stood at 5.77 percent in June as against 5.76 percent in the previous month and 5.40 percent in June last year.
Jul 14, 2016 at 12:19 | Source:
India's wholesale price index (WPI) rose 1.62 percent year-on-year in the month of June, compared to 0.79 percent in May, and ahead of economists' expectations of 1.15 percent.
Jul 11, 2016 at 15:00 | Source: PTI
According to DBS, June consumer price index-based CPI inflation is expected to marginally ease to 5.6 percent year-on-year from May's 5.8 percent, but a shade above January-May average of 5.4 percent.
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R Jagannathan

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at similar or near that wage level in the other 265 days of the year. Moreover, state-level minimum wages are often higher than NREGA minimum wages - which are due for revision again this year due to inflation indexation. The other thing is I have assumed is only one wage earner per family earning something

12.31 PM Jul 3rd 2014


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Piramal Enter  

the genius of Piramal. By insisting on getting paid in april 2014. Piramal has saved a cool 127 crores of capital gains tax as the cost inflation index used was 1024 instead of 939...Meticulous I say. Total tax payable on gain of 3000 crores is only 250 crores. Although MAT might become payable

7.15 PM Jun 29th 2014


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Cost inflation index for 2014 : 1024; for 2013 it was 939

10.06 AM Jun 13th 2014


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I have been buying this stock since IPO at every price stage. My estimation is that the time value of NHPC demands rise to at least 44 to equate with cost inflation index to be at par with IPO price. There is 83% probability that NHPC will reach 44 by Oct.

1.35 PM May 22nd 2014

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salary is around Rs.46000/- So, attrition from Pvt Banks is a fact to which the PSBs are exposed to. 2. Those saying Pvt Banks are more productive do not count the off roll employees in these Pvt Banks whereas in PSBs all are on roll employees. 3. The inflation index for PSBs are Wholesale Price Index

2.01 PM Apr 3rd 2014


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to give more bank licences regularly. • To take steps for early NPA recognition and resolution. • Mulling design changes to inflation index bond. • Further softening in food prices unlikely. • Policy rate is set approximately right now. • To reduce access ot overnight repos under LAF. • To issue bank

8.31 PM Apr 1st 2014


Rel Power and NHPC are my super flopper eating majority of my COST price.If consider inflation indexation then its true value is negative now.A simple SB account could have given me 4% return or 9% on FD.Even in this super heater period of NIFTY above 6500, these laggards are not moving.Hoping when

5.52 PM Mar 7th 2014

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MF Investment Help  

sum in FL equity but is currently getting burned big time in the so called Income plus (sic..income drain actually) fund of theirs. Of course, no one imagined the int rate scenario to be this bad and the yield to pick up so quick. Rajan has been a nightmare for me and with change of inflation index

11.16 AM Mar 5th 2014


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Inflation Indexed Bondsspecially for aged below 60 years.

6.46 PM Mar 1st 2014


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MF Investment Help  

dear sharmajipcs, valiaji, RR, soporofic & fellow boarders as i want to invest in inflation indexed bonds, will it be better to invest in dws inflation indexed bond fund [or is their any similar MF scheme?]or shall i go for direct investment in individual bonds itself? regards..

12.58 PM Mar 1st 2014

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