May 03, 2011 04:20 PM IST
In an interview with CNBC-TV8, Amit Dalal of Tata Investment Corp gave his readings and outlook for the markets.
- May 03, 2011 12:20 PM IST
The Reserve Bank of India has raised key rates by a higher-than-expected 50 basis points, stressing that tackling inflation is a main priority even if it comes at the expense of overall growth in the short term.
- May 02, 2011 09:49 PM IST
So will the RBI take a tougher stance against inflation and go beyond a 25 basis points hike? Will Governor Subbarao trim his growth forecast for the coming here. CNBC-TV18’s Vidhi Godiawala and Gopika Gopakumar have the results of CNBC-TV18's poll of bankers and economists on what to expect from the RBI tomorrow.
- Apr 23, 2011 03:29 PM IST
According to the 2010 census, Mumbai now houses around 14 million people, which makes it Indiaï¿½s most populous city and the worldï¿½s second-most populous city. It is also Indiaï¿½s richest city because it has the highest GDP.
- Apr 23, 2011 12:28 PM IST
An investor can take 2 different approaches when looking to buy a share, a) top down and b) bottom up. While Top-down research and bottom-up research are vastly different ways to look at stocks, they both try and achieve exactly the same – to pick out the stocks which can deliver the best returns.
- Apr 21, 2011 04:00 PM IST
Goldman Sachs on Thursday raised its forecast for inflation and rate increases, and predicted that the Reserve Bank will lift interest rates by 50 basis points at its policy review on May 3 as inflation becomes broad-based.
- Apr 19, 2011 11:43 AM IST
The Asian Development Bank may need to slightly downgrade its forecast of 1.5% economic growth for Japan this year but a contraction in the economy is unlikely, Changyong Rhee, its chief economist, said on Tuesday.
- Apr 15, 2011 08:26 AM IST
China's economy grew 9.7% in the first quarter of 2011 from a year earlier, while consumer inflation hit a 32-month-high of 5.4% in March.
- Apr 15, 2011 08:11 AM IST
Stocks that outperform in a weak economy helped the Dow and S&P 500 eke out gains on Thursday as concerns about faltering growth and inflation prompted investors to seek out less volatile names.
- Apr 13, 2011 12:01 PM IST
In an interview with CNBC-TV18, Rajeev Malik, Senior Economist, CLSA gave his views about the macro economic aspects like IIP numbers, GDP, inflation, fuel price hike and interest rate.
- Mar 30, 2011 09:05 PM IST
With improvement in economic growth, the financial position of the states has started showing improvement and they are moving towards the path of fiscal consolidation, says a RBI report.
- Mar 25, 2011 02:25 PM IST
There are times when you want to invest but looking at all the factors around you, you are put off. This is one such time. Equity is down 10% year to date but up by close to 3% from pre budget lows, with the Sensex at current levels of 18000 up from levels of 17500 seen in February 2011.
- Mar 25, 2011 01:50 PM IST
The government will borrow Rs 2.5 trillion (USD 56 billion) in the first half of the fiscal year that begins April 1, Economic Affairs Secretary R Gopalan said on Friday, which is 60% of the full-year target.
- Mar 24, 2011 03:27 PM IST
In the opinion of the RBI deputy governor Subir Gokarn, rising crude prices have created more risks for the global economy besides inflation, which is hampering growth to a greater extent, reports CNBC-TV18 quoting Dow Jones.
- Mar 24, 2011 12:43 PM IST
The global newsflow has been down in the dumps for the last couple of weeks, especially with negative newsflow coming out of Japan, Europe and the Middle East. Cutting through all this noise, Stefan Keitel, Global CIO of Credit Suisse says he finds emerging markets being confronted by high inflationary pressures.
- Mar 22, 2011 11:05 AM IST
In an exclusive interview with CNBC-TV18, Jyotivardhan Jaipuria head-research with Bank of America Merrill Lynch says that the Indian market valuations currently reasonable. He is bullish on “the sectors of banking, pharma and IT.” He is however not bullish on the infrastructure space.
- Mar 21, 2011 08:22 PM IST
Discounting the worry that Japan's parlous fiscal situation doesn't give it the leeway to expand fiscal policy, he said there is a world of difference between Japan and the government of Japan.
- Mar 11, 2011 11:36 AM IST
Standard & Poor's took a step back from a potential downgrade of Egypt's BB long-term foreign currency credit rating on Thursday, citing improved prospects for political transition.
- Mar 10, 2011 01:53 PM IST
The important economy number that comes in tomorrow is the industrial output numbers (IIP) for January. Robert Prior-Wandesforde, Head of India & South East Asia Economics at Credit Suisse, in an interview on CNBC-TV18, gave us his expert opinion on the numbers that he expects.
- Mar 06, 2011 11:28 AM IST
China will target a budget deficit of 900 billion yuan (USD 137 billion) this year, or 2.0% of GDP, the finance ministry said on Saturday, aiming to continue to shrink its deficit even as it steps up social spending.
- Mar 01, 2011 06:42 PM IST
A day after announcing the Union Budget, Finance Minister Pranab Mukherjee said he hopes to take share of manufacturing to 25% of the GDP. "I wish to invite comments on manufacturing policy from the industry," he added.
- Mar 01, 2011 04:51 PM IST
Montek Singh Ahluwalia, deputy chairman of the Planning Commission, said the new budget's target to slash the fiscal deficit to 4.6% of GDP, a goal many economists deride as optimistic, is achievable even if oil averages USD 100 a barrel for the year.
- Mar 01, 2011 12:42 PM IST
Rajeev Malik, senior economist of CLSA described Budget 2011-12 as a 'khatta-meetha' (sour and sweet) budget.
- Feb 28, 2011 05:50 PM IST
The outlook for India remains favourable, and growth looks set to equal China's in 2011, Robinson added. A return to solid growth in agriculture would complement strong expansion in services, propelling GDP growth towards the 9% mark.
- Feb 28, 2011 03:47 PM IST
But things are not hunky-dory. While the market-friendly budget provides some amount of relief to investors, global events such as oil price spikes, loss of risk appetite, rising interest rates and cost inflation may up-end sentiments.