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In late April and early May the charts and technical indicators pointed to higher stock prices in May. It has been a good month especially for tech stocks So what are the charts now saying about June?
When the “Bond God” Jeffrey Gundlach speaks, yield hounds listen. And earlier this month, the preeminent income investor on the planet shared his favorite stock idea with a private audience.
Costco reported solid fiscal third quarter results on Thursday, May 25, as both its revenues and earnings came in ahead of consensus estimates. This note discusses key takeaways from earnings, and wha
Data compiled by the FDIC about U.S. bank failures shows a rather discomforting trend: 5 U.S. commercial banks have failed so far in 2017 – equaling the total number of bank failures for full-year 201
Although the Las Vegas Strip is the third-largest casino market globally, Las Vegas Sands (NYSE: LVS) derives just around 13% of its revenues from the region. The company has focused on expanding inte
In the three years since Narendra Modi was sworn in as prime minister, the mood in the primary market has improved. Fifty seven Initial Public Offers of equity (IPOs) have hit the market in this perio
Verizon’s CEO recently indicated that the carrier plans to launch its own over-the-top streaming TV service later this year. The move is not surprising, as video has been a major theme in the wireless
The past few weeks saw two major steel companies, U.S. Steel and ArcelorMittal, release their first quarter results, and there was a stark contrast between the results of the two companies, specifical
YES SecuritiesVoltas (Accumulate)CMP: ?499.90Target: ?545Voltas’ 4QFY17 consolidated sales rose 10 per cent y-o-y to ?2,040 crore, owing to 28 per cent/15 per cent rise in Unitary Cooling Products (U
Shares of Maan Aluminium will remain in focus, as its board on Friday approved issue of bonus shares via capitalisation of free reserves. The bonus issue will be in the ratio of 1:1. The decision ...
The Centre is set to hire Citigroup, Deutsche Bank, Goldman Sachs, ICICI Securities and SBI Capital for a 3-per cent stake sale in Indian Oil Corporation to raise about ?6,400 crore, a Thomson Reuter
Mercator informed the exchanges on Friday that it has been awarded a contract by the New Mangalore Port Trust for maintenance dredging at the New Mangalore Port for a period of three years. The aggre
The rupee on Friday continued its upmove against the dollar for the third straight day, surging 18 paise to end at a one-week high of 64.44, buoyed by stocks that soared as the Modi government comple
The world has changed immeasurably, and continues to. Old solutions to tackle economic problems won’t yield results and new tools must be contemplated, which requires fresh approaches. In earlier r..
Release of pepper held in exchange warehouses for long pulled spot pepper prices down further on Friday, market sources told BusinessLine.On the terminal market 10 tonnes were traded. Spot prices dec
Weak futures and slack physical demand dragged edible oils prices on Friday. Liberty’s rates for Palmolein Ex STC / Shapur were ?572 / ?573 for May. Super palmolein at ?593 for May . Allana’s rates..
Nike continues to see solid revenue and earnings growth, but has been dealing with increased competition from a resurgent Adidas, while also facing pressure from Under Armour in its basketball divisio
The tonic maker – valued at almost £2billion – saw its share price slump by 5 per cent on Thursday after one of its founders cashed in a chunk of his shares.
Index investing is popular among investors for one reason: most people don’t want to put the time and effort into finding investments selling at deep discounts. There’s just one problem: even the high
In the three years since Narendra Modi was sworn in as prime minister, the mood in the primary market has improved. Fifty seven Initial Public Offers of equity (IPOs) have hit the market in this perio
In a decision that presumably defies the wishes of some of its investors, Dick’s Sporting Goods earlier this week said it would “significantly” reduce new store openings in the years ahead.
Street carries on bullish momentum, led by a rally in midcaps and steady earnings from index majors. Pharma stocks continue freefall post poor Q4 and sector outlook.
In pre-close trade, the rupee was trading 17 paise higher at 64.45 against Thursday's close of 64.62 against the dollar at the Interbank Foreign Exchange today. The domestic currency had gained 11 ..
Not surprisingly Americans want to enjoy retirement without fear of financial ruin. However, they are not taking the right planning steps to achieve their stated retirement goals as new research shows
The company, which also owns Mexican-style chain Chiquito, said sales at restaurants open for more than a year fell 1.8 per cent in the 20 weeks to the end of May.
Rising for the second straight day, gold prices gained Rs 82 to Rs 28,743 per 10 grams in futures trade today as speculators enlarged their positions on firm global cues. At the Multi Commodity Ex...
Shares of Manappuram Finance today surged 6.5 per cent after the company reported a 54 per cent increase in net profit for the March quarter. The stock soared 6.42 per cent to Rs 94.45 on BSE. ...
Gold prices held steady after dipping slightly earlier in the session on Friday as Asian stocks eased following an extension of output curbs by OPEC and other producing nations that left investors ho
Cipla plunged to its 11-month low on Friday after it reported a loss in fourth quarter earnings. Cipla shares dropped as much 4.7 per cent to Rs 480.20, its lowest since June 27,2016. At about ...
The BSE Sensex today shot up another 133.86 points to a fresh all-time high of 30,883.89 and the Nifty hit 9,542.85 in early trade today as the June derivatives series took off on a strong footing on
The rupee appreciated by another 7 paise to 64.55 against the dollar in early trade today at the Interbank Foreign Exchange amid sustained selling of the American currency by exporters and banks. ...
Street ends the session on an extremely strong note, driven by a rally in midcaps as well as private banks. However, pharma stocks sulked the most on poor earnings, sectoral outlook.
The S&P 500 and Nasdaq hit record closing highs on Thursday, with the market propped up by gains in the consumer discretionary sector after strong reports from Best Buy and other retailers. Th...
The Nikkei 225 edged lower by 0.06 percent while the Kospi added 0.07 percent in early Friday trade. The Kospi is trading at an all-time high and in its sixth consecutive session of gains.
There are two kinds of consolidation. The first is traditional where companies buy each other to gain market share in a silo -- like tablets or ERP. The second cuts across technologies and industrie
RedX Pharma, which was shortly due to commence the clinical development of two cancer drug programmes, failed to pay back a five-year-old loan worth £2 million to the local authority.
NetApp announced its fiscal Q4 earnings on May 24, reporting a solid 7% increase in net revenues to just under $1.5 billion. Revenues were higher than the mid point of the guidance provided by the com
Hewlett Packard Inc. announced its fiscal Q2 results on Wednesday, May 24. The results were better than expected, buoyed by both the Personal Systems and Printing divisions, which reported growth in r
Coca-Cola's CEO recently mentioned that the slowdown in mall traffic is affecting the company’s sales. Retail stores and vending machines at mall food courts are important distribution channels for Co
Ashok Leyland ended FY17 on a strong note, delivering better than estimated financials for the quarter ended March. The strong results saw the stock gain 4.6 per cent in trade on Thursday. Boosted by
The stock market loves Trump! Whenever he's in trouble, securities exchanges plummet and vice versa. Mainly, this is because they think he'll roll back annoying regulations of business. Cartoon by Ted
Indications of a gradual rate hike by the US Federal Open Market Committee, steady corporate earnings momentum and the forecast of an above-average monsoon enabled key market indices to hit fresh hig
Is regime change coming to Venezuela? That depends on whether the protesters can exhaust the will of PSUV's security forces to beat them down day after day.
Investors with a short-term perspective can consider buying the stock of PC Jeweller at current levels. The stock jumped 5 per cent accompanied with above average volume on Thursday. With the recent.
9510 • Nifty 50 Futures S1S2R1R2COMMENT 9460941095439590 Consider initiating fresh long positions with a tight stop-loss if the contract moves beyond 9543 levels ?1617 • HDFC Bank S1S2R1R2COMMENT ...
Suven Life Sciences in a notification to the stock exchanges on Thursday said it has initiated Phase 1 clinical trials and first dosing of a chemical entity intended for the treatment of major depres
PC Jeweller has informed the exchanges that its board of directors on Thursday recommended issue of bonus shares in the proportion of one equity share for every one existing equity share. The bonus s
The downtrend in the Lead futures contract on the Multi Commodity Exchange (MCX) that has been in place since this February is intact. Within this range, the contract has been consolidating in a side
Jubilant Life Sciences on Thursday announced an increase of up to 15 per cent in the price of its Vitamin B3 (Niacin and Niacinamide) with immediate effect. The price increase is for non-contract cus
No selling pressure of indigenous pepper and yet prices fell on Thursday on persistent supply of imported pepper at lower rates, trade sources told Business Line. On the terminal market 26 tonnes wer
Shares of Grasim Industries may come under pressure, as they go out of the Nifty 50 index from Friday, May 26. Vedanta, which went out of the benchmark from April 1, 2016, has replaced Grasim in the
The cumulative earnings at the auctions of Coonoor Tea Trade Association have risen by 10.57 per cent in the first four months of current calendar over the same period of 2016. Till April, 17 au...
Beginning Friday five more securities will be available for trading in the derivative segment on the NSE. Hindustan Construction Company, Kajaria Ceramics, National Aluminium, RBL Bank and Ramco Ceme
Almost 150 firms, including 3M India, 63 moons, CG Power, Cox & Kings, Divi’s Labs, DLF, Eros, Essar Shipping, HPCL, Indian Hotels, ITC, Mahanagar Gas, NBCC (India), ONGC, Orchid Pharma, Orissa .
Medium quality turmeric arrived for sale at the Erode market. Only 2,000 bags of medium quality turmeric arrived for sale and traders purchased limited stocks for their local supply to turmeric grind
Gold held steady on Thursday as the dollar weakened after minutes from a US Federal Reserve meeting suggested that the central bank could take a more cautious approach to interest rate increases. A b
Although the forthcoming GST regime from July this year is poised to usher the country in a more transparent taxation structure, besides assuring tax uniformity across states, the gold industry is lik
Amid a gush of liquidity, equity fund managers have been doing a lot of timely stock buying, while faring less well in sale of holdings.The year started with the most buying in Infosys, the favourite
Nearly a decade after the economic downturn, the share prices of most U.S. banking giants have completely recovered from the sharp declines they witnessed in the aftermath. However, Citigroup stands o
T-Mobile recently announced a new promotion targeted at getting Verizon customers to switch to its network. The carrier is offering to pay (up to $1,000) the full balance of device payments and early
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