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  • Wall Street extends record-setting climb on upbeat economic data Dec 18, 2019 08:21 AM IST

    Wall Street extends record-setting climb on upbeat economic data

    The benchmark S&P 500 hit a record high for a fourth straight session, building on its 27% gain this year, which has been driven by progress toward a U.S.-China trade agreement, a dovish Federal Reserve and upbeat economic indicators.

  • US Commerce Department won't publish economic data during shutdown: Report Dec 27, 2018 10:22 AM IST

    US Commerce Department won't publish economic data during shutdown: Report

    The commerce department releases key figures on gross domestic product, inflation, personal income and spending, trade and new-home sales, much of which are closely watched by investors and policymakers.

  • What changed for the market while you were sleeping? 10 things to know Mar 31, 2017 07:50 AM IST

    What changed for the market while you were sleeping? 10 things to know

    Here are top cues from domestic as well as international markets which could have a bearing on D-Street

  • Opening Bell: Market may open slightly lower; Wockhardt in focus Mar 08, 2017 08:14 AM IST

    Opening Bell: Market may open slightly lower; Wockhardt in focus

    Tracking global cues as well as cautious stance ahead of key exit polls data, the Street may see tepid opening. Wockhardt will be on investors‘ radar following the warning letter issued by US FDA for its US plant.

  • Market may be cautious ahead of Trump inauguration; banks eyed Jan 20, 2017 08:01 AM IST

    Market may be cautious ahead of Trump inauguration; banks eyed

    Global markets end lower ahead of US President-Elect Donald Trump's inauguration as investors remain cautious of the leader's policies; Axis Bank, Yes Bank to remain in focus after the banks posted diverse set of earnings on Thursday

  • Sensex, Nifty may see weak opening; Axis Bank, YES Bank in focus Jan 19, 2017 08:25 AM IST

    Sensex, Nifty may see weak opening; Axis Bank, YES Bank in focus

    Early trades in Asian markets showed positive trade, while the US and European markets ended largely higher; Axis Bank, Yes Bank and Federal Bank will announce their quarterly results; slippages eyed

  • Gold loses Rs 90 on weak global cues, muted local demand Dec 22, 2016 03:00 PM IST

    Gold loses Rs 90 on weak global cues, muted local demand

    Gold prices drifted lower by Rs 90 to Rs 27,860 per 10 grams today, tracking a weak trend in global market and a fall in demand from local jewellers due to scarcity of funds.

  • Yellen says a rate hike is coming—but markets say not now Aug 27, 2016 11:25 AM IST

    Yellen says a rate hike is coming—but markets say not now

    In the interview, Fischer said that Yellen's comments were consistent with a September rate hike and possibly two hikes this year, but the Fed won't know the course of normalization until it sees the data.

  • FPIs stay glued to Indian market, put in $2.2 bn in April May 02, 2016 08:52 AM IST

    FPIs stay glued to Indian market, put in $2.2 bn in April

    FPIs turned net buyers of equities in March after pulling out a massive Rs 41,661 crore from the market in the previous four months (November to February).

  • China's economy expanded 6.7% on-year in Q1, versus 6.8% in Q4 Apr 15, 2016 08:05 AM IST

    China's economy expanded 6.7% on-year in Q1, versus 6.8% in Q4

    The results were bang in line with market expectations and suggested that the government's target range of 6.5 to 7 percent growth for 2016 was feasible as long as officials continued using their vast policy toolbox to stimulate the economy.

  • Nifty likely to open in the red on weak Asian trade Apr 11, 2016 07:57 AM IST

    Nifty likely to open in the red on weak Asian trade

    In other asset classes, crude prices extended a surge on hopes that a global oversupply may be approaching a tipping point after nearly two years. The gold prices gained to USD 1250 an ounce.

  • Wall St week ahead - Eco data could put stks back on higher path Mar 25, 2016 10:22 AM IST

    Wall St week ahead - Eco data could put stks back on higher path

    Reports on the housing market could also draw investors' attention given recent sharp gains in homebuilder stocks.

  • Markets primed for bear market rally: BofA-ML Feb 16, 2016 08:43 PM IST

    Markets primed for bear market rally: BofA-ML

    Investors would be keenly watching the Fed decision because there are no clear signs of improvement in US economic data US as yet, says Manish Kabra of Bank of America Merrill Lynch.

  • Gold hits 3-month high as traders bet on US rate hike delay Oct 13, 2015 05:56 PM IST

    Gold hits 3-month high as traders bet on US rate hike delay

    Spot gold reached a peak of USD 1,169.00 an ounce and was up 0.6 percent at USD 1,163.96 an ounce at 1401 GMT, while U.S. gold futures for December delivery settled up USD 8.60 an ounce at USD 1,164.50.

  • Investors in Asia brace for a jam-packed week Oct 12, 2015 07:48 AM IST

    Investors in Asia brace for a jam-packed week

    The focus will no doubt be on China – which is due to publish September trade numbers on Tuesday, foreign direct investment figures on Wednesday as well as consumer and producer inflation data on Thursday.

  • Govt to release first quarter GDP data on Aug 31 Aug 20, 2015 05:59 PM IST

    Govt to release first quarter GDP data on Aug 31

    The ministry in its statement on May 29, 2015 had said that the June quarter GDP data will be released on August 28.

  • See mixed moves in European mkts; Fed rate hike in Jan: NAB May 18, 2015 01:04 PM IST

    See mixed moves in European mkts; Fed rate hike in Jan: NAB

    Nick Parsons of National Australia Bank says European bond yields have calmed for now. But volatility is not far away either. He believes any unexpected data can trigger volatility.

  • Mixed economic data to build case for faster reforms May 12, 2015 08:35 AM IST

    Mixed economic data to build case for faster reforms

    Prime Minister Narendra Modi came to power in May last year, winning the first outright parliamentary majority in 30 years with a promise to reboot economic growth and tamp down inflation.

  • Bet on this EM in a strong dollar world Mar 13, 2015 12:38 PM IST

    Bet on this EM in a strong dollar world

    The Mexican peso slumped to all-time record lows at 15.6658 per dollar this week as stellar U.S. employment figures last week stoked expectations that the Federal Reserve would hike rates sooner rather than later, sparking a broad dollar rally.

  • Yellen faces Senate grilling on Fed rate policy Feb 24, 2015 03:51 PM IST

    Yellen faces Senate grilling on Fed rate policy

    Yellen will likely give away little in her prepared testimony for the Senate Banking Committee on Tuesday, and the House Financial Services Committee on Wednesday.

  • China's reserve ratio cut more help to banks than borrowers Feb 06, 2015 12:43 PM IST

    China's reserve ratio cut more help to banks than borrowers

    After a slew of gloomy economic data, the People's Bank of China (PBOC) cut banks' reserve requirement ratios (RRR) by 50 basis points on Wednesday, freeing up an estimated 600 billion yuan (USD 96 billion) into the money supply.

  • Euro tests low last seen at its birth in 1999 Jan 08, 2015 09:34 PM IST

    Euro tests low last seen at its birth in 1999

    The single currency fell as low as USD 1.17625 on Thursday, its lowest since December 2005 and dangerously close to the USD 1.1747 level at which it traded at its launch in January 16 years ago.

  • Global mkts in green; Nifty likely to follow suit Nov 14, 2014 08:07 AM IST

    Global mkts in green; Nifty likely to follow suit

    Globally, the US markets ended marginally higher on upbeat economic data and strong earnings from Walmart. European market too ended in the green while Asian market is mixed in morning trade.

  • APEC, data and central banks are in focus in Asia Nov 10, 2014 08:30 AM IST

    APEC, data and central banks are in focus in Asia

    China kicks off the data release with inflation indicators for the month of October due on Monday, followed by fixed asset investment (FAI), retail sales and industrial output for the same month on Thursday.

  • India only bright spot; bullish on auto, banks: Geosphere Nov 03, 2014 08:39 AM IST

    India only bright spot; bullish on auto, banks: Geosphere

    According to Sanger, there is surplus liquidity in the world and scarcity of growth and India is the only bright spot. Its GDP is expected to move from 5 percent to 6.5 percent in the next few years. He says the outlook for India has improved in past few months.

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