Jun 12, 2019 04:56 PM IST
The government would have to do something about the pessimistic view of the broader economy so as to not let the fall reach other products like consumer durable
- Aug 04, 2016 02:55 PM IST
GST will help India become a big unified market, says Kishore Biyani, CEO of Future Group, adding, the company will benefit the most.
- Jul 28, 2016 11:39 AM IST
"India has been a great story for consumer goods in medium to long-term," he tells CNBC-TV18, adding there is a lot of headroom to grow for more nascent categories.
- Jun 15, 2016 11:05 AM IST
The house is upbeat on the financials, capital goods and engineering spaces but bearish on consumer goods and pharma space, Anish Damania, CEO & Head-Institutional Equities, IDFC Securities.
- Jul 13, 2015 11:55 AM IST
A Prasanna of ICICI Securities expects June CPI to come in at 5.06%. According to him, if food inflation continues to be benign, then even if monsoon is below expectation, RBI will take some comfort.
- Jul 10, 2015 05:38 PM IST
The index of industrial production (IIP) for the month of May came in at 2.7 percent, falling from 4.1 percent, led by a sharp fall in capital goods and consumer goods data.
- May 25, 2015 09:39 PM IST
"The Modi government is very growth oriented, very reform oriented, so I believe they'll do good work. But of course, we have a raucous democracy. Nothing moves as fast as one would like to, just by clicking one's fingers. But I expect we'll do very well," says Adi Godrej
- May 14, 2015 09:14 AM IST
The next round of positive trigger will be both the houses of the Parliament passing the Land and GST Bill, says Sandeep Bhatia of Kotak Institutional Equities. Another positive will be if BJP does well in Bihar. Even an RBI rate cut will be a short lived positive for the markets, he adds.
- Jan 02, 2015 10:45 AM IST
HSBC India Purchasing Managers‘ Index (PMI) â€” a composite indicator designed to give an accurate overview of manufacturing operating conditions â€“ climbed to a two-year high of 54.5 in December, up from 53.3 in the prior month.
- Dec 30, 2014 09:57 PM IST
India's consumer story has just about managed to hold its head above water through 2014. But the coming year promises to be one of hope, with experts pointing to double-digit growth for the sector.
- Nov 24, 2014 03:36 PM IST
Ambraesh Baliga, a market expert believes the Crompton Greaves stock has been correcting sideways. He has been positive on the stock at Rs 120. He feels it is time again to start buying the stock on the back of recent newsflow.
- Jul 29, 2013 02:37 PM IST
Market may be drifting downwards as it has to factor in the impact of RBI steps and corporate earnings, says Rashesh Shah, chairman and CEO of Edelweiss Financial Services.
- Jul 12, 2013 10:09 PM IST
Samiran Chakraborty, head - research (India) Standard Chartered Bank says, in an interview to CNBC-TV18, that CPI inflation will impact the market more than the dismal rate of industrial growth.
- Apr 12, 2013 01:57 PM IST
The uptick seen in February industrial output (IIP) data indicates that the Indian economy is stabilising, believes Samiran Chakrabarty, head of research, Standard Chartered Bank.
- Jan 21, 2013 05:44 PM IST
Hindustan Unilever, the largest consumer goods company in India, will report earnings for the Oct-Dec quarter on Tuesday. Its rival ITC last week reported better-than-expected results, aided by price hikes in cigarettes and a strong growth in its non-cigarette FMCG business.
- Nov 12, 2012 01:00 PM IST
Siddhartha Sanyal of Barclays Capital describes the contraction in IIP as a shocker. He was expecting a better number, taking into consideration the decent core IIP number.
- Oct 31, 2012 10:00 PM IST
The new rules for packaging for consumer goods that were passed by the parliament last year will finally be applicable from tomorrow. Products across 19 categories will now have to conform to set pack sizes. As a result of the new rules prices of most consumer goods will go up by 5-10 percent, reports, CNBC-TV18's Pavni Mittal.
- Oct 26, 2012 03:45 PM IST
India's largest fast moving consumer goods maker Hindustan Unilever beat street expectations with a net profit of Rs 807 crore, up 17% year-on-year in the second quarter. However, shares fell 2% as total income grew lower-than-expected 13% at Rs 6,311 crore.
- Oct 22, 2012 02:32 PM IST
Why there will be no TAM ratings for 9 weeks, new packaging norms will make consumer goods more expensive and will the spate of new car launches accelerate growth for auto companies.
- Oct 12, 2012 08:59 AM IST
August industrial production is expected today. A CNBC-TV18 poll indicates that the industry may have grown very marginally just close to about 1 percent versus a figure of 0.1 percent that in the previous month, reports Latha Ventakatesh.
- Sep 05, 2012 01:15 PM IST
Nitin Mathur of Espirito Santo Securities said they have downgraded the consumer sector on the back of slowing GDP and wage inflation. Although, the volume growth reported by staple companies remains strong, discretionary growth is starting to show signs of slowing down, added Mathur.
- Feb 02, 2012 12:53 PM IST
Naina Lal Kidwai, country head for India and director at HSBC Asia Pacific tells CNBC-TV18 that the rising PMI number indicates the possibility of a likely uplift in corporate performance.