Bulls gird up for 4-5% rise on Sensex ahead of May 16 election results
Apr 19, 2014 at 16:56 | Source:
MUMBAI: The S&P BSE Sensex did little in terms of movement in this truncated week. Despite a sharp rally of nearly 350 points, the benchmark ended the week 0.02 per cent lower as the bulls (i.e. the foreign institutional investors) took a breather a...
Upward momentum in Sensex likely to continue; top five trading strategies
Apr 19, 2014 at 16:11 | Source:
MUMBAI: The Sensex ended the previous week on a flat note as the foreign inflows tapered in the truncated week. A sharp rally on the last trading day of the week indicates that the upward momentum is likely to continue till the elections results are...
Cyclicals will drive markets further up, say analysts
Apr 18, 2014 at 05:11 | Source:
Even though most cyclical stocks have achieved their target prices set by analysts in the recent rally and seem to be overvalued, analysts continue to be optimistic about the potential upside in these stocks. They will continue to rise further in the...
Sensex under pressure; realty, capital goods, tech fall
Apr 16, 2014 at 13:51 | Source:
MUMBAI: The S&P BSE Sensex is witnessing profit booking for third consecutive as foreign institutional investors have slowed down with dollar inflows. Selling pressure was seen in realty, capital goods and IT sector while banks and FMCG stocks showe...
Computation method behind India's Volatility index's recent jump
Apr 16, 2014 at 07:11 | Source:
MUMBAI: The India Vix jumped up by another 9% on Tuesday, taking its value to 31.88. It is fast approaching the 52-week closing high of 32.5. Though a small part of this jump is because of the fear in the market, a major part is because of the way I...
Strong government, pace of reforms to affect India's ratings: S P
Apr 16, 2014 at 06:11 | Source:
NEW DELHI: The election outcome and the policy actions by the new government could decide if India is able to retain its investment grade sovereign rating, international credit rating company Standard & Poor's said on Tuesday, hinting at a possible d...
Sensex ends in red, but nearly 200 stocks hit 52-week highs
Apr 15, 2014 at 17:11 | Source:
NEW DELHI: The S&P BSE Sensex may have slipped over 140 points on Tuesday but the momentum was seen in the rest of the stocks on the Bombay Stock Exchange. This is evident from the fact that as much as 197 stocks rose to their fresh 52-week high. Alt...
LS polls: Here are the states with highest voter turnout in 20 years
Apr 14, 2014 at 11:26 | Source:
It seems the motivation to vote is a little higher among the Indian voting populace this time around.The 10 seats of Uttar Pradesh, which went to polls, reported a record turnout of 65 percent as compared to 51.30 percent recorded in the last LS poll...
Lok Sabha polls: Jayalalithaa keeps her options open, targets BJP
Apr 13, 2014 at 22:01 | Source:
Chennai: Tamil Nadu Chief Minister J Jayalalithaa may just spring a surprise after the Lok Sabha election results as she hit out on her former ally BJP for the first time ever during a rally on Sunday. The AIADMK after parting ways with the Left was ...
Abdullah Leads Ghani in Afghan Presidential Poll Partial Results
Apr 13, 2014 at 22:01 | Source:
Presidential candidate Abdullah Abdullah is leading Ashraf Ghani Ahmadzai and six others in partial Afghan election results announced by the Independent Election Commission in Kabul. The 10 percent of total votes covers 26 out of 34 Afghan provinces....
Won't allow division of Darjeeling Hills: Mamata
Apr 13, 2014 at 16:07 | Source:
Darjeeling (WB): Asserting that the Trinamool Congress government in West Bengal will not allow any division of Darjeeling, Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee today said it is bringing in development in the hills with special packages."We will not a...
If GDP growth hits 8%, Sensex may touch 35,000: Analysts
Apr 12, 2014 at 15:46 | Source:
NEW DELHI: The euphoria on Dalal Street is quite evident with the benchmark indices hitting fresh highs almost every other day in the run-up to election results due on May 16. While market are attributing the ongoing pre-poll rally to 'hopes' of BJP ...