Week that was: Market upbeat as govt action continues
29 Sep 2012, 9.01 am | Source: Moneycontrol.com
Veteran emerging markets investor Mark Mobius feels the BRIC (Brazil, Russia, India, China) story is far from over, despite concerns over a slowdown in economic growth. In his blog post, Mobius says he is not worried about what ma...
28 Sep 2012, 10.04 am | Source: Moneycontrol.com
Shares of United Spirits hit a 20-month high of Rs 1275, and were up around 10% as the market is betting that global spirits major Diageo will eventually pick up a stake in the Vijay Mallya-controlled firm. Since the start of this...
27 Sep 2012, 12.29 pm | Source: Moneycontrol.com
Brokerage house Kotak Securities thinks the recent rally in banking shares is a good time to book profits, as it sees earnings growth slowing, bad loans rising and net interest margins being under pressure. It has cut its ratings ...
27 Sep 2012, 11.07 am | Source: Moneycontrol.com
After grappling with recurring labour problems for the last couple of years, the car maker has hiked salaries by an average 75%, making Maruti workers among the highest paid in the manufacturing sector
26 Sep 2012, 3.56 pm | Source: Moneycontrol.com
The Indian market continued consolidation for the second consecutive session on Tuesday. The Sensex rose just 21.07 points to close at 18,694.41.The Nifty gained 4.3 points at 5,673.90.
26 Sep 2012, 8.10 am | Source: Moneycontrol.com
analysts tracking the sector have warned that it may be too early to celebrate considering that other major issues facing the power sector are yet to be resolved. For instance, power producers are still grappling with coal shortag...
25 Sep 2012, 9.58 am | Source: Moneycontrol.com
Most analysts are of the view that the bailout package will solve only half the problems of the power sector. Coal shortage, land and environmental clearances still remain key issues.
25 Sep 2012, 9.02 am | Source: Moneycontrol.com
After stunning performance of the market last week, investors opted for profit booking on Monday. The Sensex fell 79.49 points to close at 18,673.34. A quick look at global and local set-up.
25 Sep 2012, 8.14 am | Source: Moneycontrol.com
It is felt that there is a need to encourage smaller and nimbler firms that may not have the financial wherewithal to meet the stringent capital and networth requirements, but can bring in innovative trading ideas and strategies t...
24 Sep 2012, 5.54 pm | Source: Moneycontrol.com
The Indian equity benchmarks hit their highest levels in more than 14 months on Friday. A quick look at global and local developments.
24 Sep 2012, 8.11 am | Source: Moneycontrol.com
The market reaction or rather, over-reaction to the reform measures announced by the government must have surprised even the most die-hard of bulls. After all, it will take some time for the FDI policy in retail and aviation to br...
22 Sep 2012, 1.10 pm | Source: Moneycontrol.com
Week that was: Market rejoice government’s reform push
21 Sep 2012, 5.22 pm | Source: Moneycontrol.com
Should interest rates fall sharply, yields on the government bonds held by state-owned banks will decline. This in turn will push up the prices of the bonds, and thereby profits. That is the core of First Global’s argument.
21 Sep 2012, 11.38 am | Source: Moneycontrol.com
Weak global cues and political uncertainty weighed on the Indian market on Thursday. A quick look at global and local set-up today.
21 Sep 2012, 8.14 am | Source: Moneycontrol.com
Equity benchmarks have recovered from the day's low and investors seem to be veering to the view that Trinamool Congress's decision to withdraw support to the ruling United Progressive Alliance will not have have much of an impact...
20 Sep 2012, 11.20 am | Source: Moneycontrol.com
The Indian market snapped a nine-day winning streak on Tuesday. A quick look at global and local developments.
20 Sep 2012, 8.10 am | Source: Moneycontrol.com
Battered shares of brokerage firms appear to have found a supporter in Espirito Santo, another broking company. In their report on the sector, Espirito analysts Santosh Singh and Nidhesh Jain have said that the worst may be over f...
18 Sep 2012, 12.34 pm | Source: Moneycontrol.com
The Indian market closed higher for the ninth consecutive session on Monday. A quick look at local and global developments.
18 Sep 2012, 8.14 am | Source: Moneycontrol.com
Benchmark indices closed firm, but well off the day's highs, suggesting that market may have priced in much of the positives. The RBI did not cut interest rates, but that did not surprise the market.
17 Sep 2012, 5.41 pm | Source: Moneycontrol.com
"We think the recent set of measures announced will help prevent "deeper macro stress", but we believe there is a need for persistent policy action to revive growth meaningfully," Morgan Stanley economists Chetan Ahya and Upasana ...
17 Sep 2012, 9.04 am | Source: Moneycontrol.com
The Indian market extended rally on Friday on the back of consistent buying interest after the government's first major action to reduce fiscal deficit by raising diesel price and announcement of economic stimulus by the Federal R...
17 Sep 2012, 8.14 am | Source: Moneycontrol.com
Week that was: Market on a joyride as govt hikes diesel price
15 Sep 2012, 1.50 pm | Source: Moneycontrol.com
Moneycontrol.com got technical analyst Hitendra Vasudeo to answer the stock queries you sent us on our Facebook page as part of KYI (Know Your Investment).
15 Sep 2012, 12.45 pm | Source: Moneycontrol.com
In niche products, it may not be viable for the foreign investors to build capacities wherever they engage in retailing, owing to the specialized requirements of quality and precision which the local small industry may not be able...
14 Sep 2012, 7.40 pm | Source: Moneycontrol.com
The latest price hike on sale of diesel may have sparked off a political debate has angered a common man too, but the raise was inevitable to ease economic pressures, say industry captains.
14 Sep 2012, 3.04 pm | Source: Moneycontrol.com
Now that the government has shown its commitment to addressing the subsidy issue, the Reserve Bank of India may considering ease benchmark interest rates a bit. However, on the flip side, the hike in diesel prices will push up inf...
14 Sep 2012, 9.41 am | Source: Moneycontrol.com
The Sensex closed near seven-month high on Thursday. It gained 21.13 points to close at 18,021.16. The Nifty moved up 4.35 points and ended at 5,435.35. Global and local cues look positive today.
14 Sep 2012, 8.11 am | Source: Moneycontrol.com
The Sensex surpassed the 18,000 level quite smartly in the late trade on Wednesday, for the first time since February 23, 2012. A quick look at global and local sentiment today.
13 Sep 2012, 8.10 am | Source: Moneycontrol.com
The internet is flooded today with all sorts of news and conjecture on Apple’s much anticipated iPhone launch. Let's find out how Apple stock, world's most valuable company by market-cap has reacted to previous iPhone launches.
12 Sep 2012, 10.08 am | Source: Moneycontrol.com