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The Centre’s demonetisation move was part of a broader plan of institutional cleaning up, and will be followed up with initiatives targeting unaccounted for wealth not in cash form, according to Bib.
Salesforce.com is expected to earn $0.25/share on $2.28 billion in revenue. Meanwhile, the so-called Whisper number is $0.26. The Whisper number is the Street's unofficial view on earnings.
“The geopolitical environment is getting less friendly, and we’re aggravating it,” said Dan Fuss of Loomis Sayles. “Will this be bad for the Treasury market? I don’t know. My gut tells me it’s negativ
Praising National Stock Exchange (NSE) for its efforts so far for the Sovereign Gold Bond scheme, the Finance Ministry has written to this bourse urging it to actively create awareness among investor
Praising National Stock Exchange (NSE) for its efforts so far for the Sovereign Gold Bond scheme, the Finance Ministry has written to this bourse urging it to actively create awareness among investor
With more and more masala bond issuers choosing the London bourse to trade their instruments, the UK government is keen to facilitate more such rupee-debt raising plans of domestic corporates as well
Max Ventures and Industries Ltd has sought shareholders’ approval for the sale of 35.93 per cent stake of its speciality film business to Japan’s Toppan Printing. Max Ventures and Industries in a ...
Mutual funds’ allocation for bank stocks hit a record high of Rs 1.16 lakh crore during end-January, primarily on account of cheaper valuations. In comparison, fund managers had allocated Rs 78,644..
Overseas investors have pumped in over Rs 14,600 crore into the Indian capital markets this month so far, enthused by clarity on FPI taxation. The latest inflow followed a net pullout of Rs 80,310 ..
Mutual funds’ allocation for bank stocks hit a record high of Rs 1.16 lakh crore during end-January, primarily on account of cheaper valuations. In comparison, fund managers had allocated Rs 78,644..
China’s enormous investment in CPEC serves much more than trade. It advances Beijing’s “String of Pearls” strategy, as well as its strategy to encircle India through its arch-rival, Pakistan.
China’s enormous investment in CPEC serves much more than trade. It advances Beijing’s “String of Pearls” strategy, as well as its strategy to encircle India through its arch-rival, Pakistan.
One is famous for its slow-moving yellow diggers, the other for its racing cars but JCB and Formula One team Williams Martini have joined forces for the 2017 season.
Directors of the upmarket American supermarket said profit increased in relation to turnover ‘primarily reflecting improved shrink’ – the term retailers use for shoplifting.
Its profits are expected to be down at £830million from last year’s £843million, said investment bank Numis, which also expected profits to fall again in 2017.
Dermot King, whose company owns three Butlin’s seaside resorts, said Britain’s hospitality industry couldn’t compete with foreign destinations due to the tax burden.
The Government stake in Royal Bank of Scotland is still showing a huge loss, but even its shares have risen strongly since the Autumn Statement in November 2016.
With just over a month to go before EDC's equibits digital coin offering ends on March 31, the Canadian start-up's CEO Chris Horlacher comments on the background to and roadmap for the project behind
The upcoming French elections have all the makings of the next event to have a profound impact on the financial markets, as a break-up of the Euro, the common currency for the European Union, is on th
Minimum wage hikes and online sales will help save Wal-Mart, but they will kill neighborhood stores. At least the way American consumers knew them for decades: a place to browse new merchandise or sim
Warren Buffett's annual letter to shareholders came with new thoughts index funds, stock buybacks and optimism about the long-term prospects of America.
Albert Gore Jr, Former Vice President of The United States, just sold roughly half his stake in Apple and earned nearly $40 million. Al Gore has served on Apple's board since 2003 and is running for r
Extremely low bullish readings can be quite accurate in identifying high levels of market fear as they identify periods where more investors are thinking about selling than buying stocks. So what sho
A strategic mistake made six years ago by celebrity CEO Ron Johnson continues to haunt popular retailer JC Penney, as evidenced by the ongoing sluggish sales growth and store closings that have made t
Nick McKittrick, 48, who is married with children, will leave the job at the Rightmove annual meeting in May, although he will stay with the firm until the end of June.
Cholamandalam Investment and Finance Company (Cholamandalam)'s focus on the niche segment of light commercial vehicles or LCV lending has made it stand out among peers, and led to a 58 per cent rise i
Hewlett-Packard Enterprise announced its fiscal Q1 results on Thursday, February 23. The results were in line with our expectation, as the company’s revenues declined by 10% year-on-year (4% decline a
Vale reported a sharp year-over-year improvement in both revenue and earnings in the fourth quarter of 2016, as a result of the recovery in commodity prices in the last two months of the year.
The oft-scrutinized for-profit education industry may see less scrutiny in coming years and investors have taken notice. Is this optimism based on speculation about DeVos and Trump's plans for educati
Despite the final guidelines from the Central Board of Direct Taxes (CBDT) last month to determine the Place of Effective Management (PoEM) of a company, a few issues remain. The concept of PoEM is an
In a sector wracked with volatility and stock price spikes, Tata Communications has been one of the few telecom stocks which has seen a secular uptrend in prices over the last one year. While business
Spot rubber declined on Friday. The market lost ground following the heavy losses in the global trendsetters. RSS 4 weakened to ?157 (?158.50) a kg, according to traders. The grade dropped to ?158.00
New York March sugar may break a support at 20.10 cents per lb and fall more towards the next support at 19.67 cents, as suggested by its wave pattern and a Fibonacci retracement analysis. The deep .
Until the retailer can prove it can drive positive same store sales and a sustainable margin rate, the turnaround remains teetering on the brink of life support.
Richard Cordray, a former Ohio attorney general, remains the head of the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau, considered a thorn in the side of many Republicans. Some experts say they are surprised P
In the final months of the Obama administration (August 2016), the Justice Department announced it will end the use of private prisons. In the first month of the Trump administration, the rule was res
In the final months of the Obama administration (August 2016), the Justice Department announced it will end the use of private prisons. In the first month of the Trump administration, the rule was res
Mutual funds (MFs) could emerge as the biggest investors in domestic markets, says Deutsche Bank.It says domestic investors' flow into equities-mostly through MFs-could average Rs 140,000 crore ($20 b
To tap upbeat investor sentiment, two small and medium enterprises (SMEs) —— Akash Infra Projects and RMC Switchgears —— will come out with their initial public offerings next week to raise about Rs
Despite effort, India hasn't succeeded in making an inroad into Chinese sesame seed and groundnut markets, due to a tariff barrier.Exporters have asked the ministry of commerce and industry for review
What if there was an investment philosophy which focused on companies that are “doing the right” thing? Just as important - can this philosophy provide a return over the long run?
The 72 per cent state-owned bank posted losses of £1billion more than analysts had expected highlighting the huge challenges the Governement faces in privatising the bank.
Avenue Supermarts Ltd will take subscriptions for its initial public offering of up to Rs 1,870 crore ($280.42 million) on March 8-10 with the listing likely to take place on March 21, the supermarke
Jagran Prakashan, the publisher of Hindi daily Dainik Jagran, today said its subsidiary Music Broadcast Ltd (MBL) has received regulatory approval of the DRHP for a proposed Rs 400 crore initial publ
The 72 per cent state-owned bank posted losses of £1billion more than analysts had expected highlighting the huge challenges the Governement faces in privatising the bank.
Oil prices held gains on Friday on data showing US stockpiles rose for a seventh straight week but at a pace that was well below expectations, and news of oil being sold out of storage in Southeast A
The dollar clawed back some ground on Friday after skidding to a two-week low against the yen, but was still on track for weekly losses after the Federal Reserve meeting minutes disappointed dollar b
Gold prices held steady on Friday near 3-1/2-month highs hit in the previous session amid tempered expectations of a US rate hike in March and as investors awaited clarity on President Donald Trump's
US oil prices fell on Friday after government data released late in the previous session showed stockpiles rose last week for a seventh straight week, although losses were muted as inventory growth w
MSCI's broadest index of Asia-Pacific shares outside Japan was down 0.1 percent in early trade after four straight days of gains while Japan's yen-sensitive Nikkei was off 0.7 percent.
Asian shares took a breather on Friday, hovering just below 1-1/2-year highs as investors braced for a potentially wobbly session after US President Donald Trump called China “grand champions” of cur
Indian share, bond, and FX markets will be closed on Friday on the account of Maha Shivaratri. Trading will resume on Monday.The broader NSE share index rose 0.1 per cent to 8,939.5, its highest clos
A microbrewery has accused the Dutch firm of excluding smaller brewers from supermarkets and bars in Greece and using exclusivity agreements to force publicans to stock its brands.
Shares of Nordstrom are climbing in after-hours Thursday trading, but unlike earlier-month stock pops, the catalyst for the move has little to do with the president or his daughter: the retailer repor
It is going to be tough for domestic steel companies to maintain their toplines in coming quarters. With local demand for the industrial commodity not picking up on expected lines and government prote
Gaming giant Activision Blizzard‘s stock has rallied by almost 60% in the last year following strong results in all four quarters of the last fiscal year. The company’s performance was particularly im
Reports suggest that Facebook’s is in talks with Major League Baseball to live stream one game per week on its platform. Both Facebook and Twitter are looking at live sports as a key catalyst to drive
Randy Swan: In 1997 I designed and created the Swan Defined Risk Strategy (DRS) to manage risk directly using options to hedge out most of the market risk. Philosophically, we don't believe in market
India Inc is increasingly opting for the 'tender route' buyback instead of the traditional 'open market' route. Between 2006 and 2014, nearly 80 per cent of the buybacks were done through the 'open ma
One of the reasons why the Street was sceptic about smaller non-banking finance companies (NBFCs) was whether their stocks were getting rerating ahead of fundamentals. The note ban period between Nove
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