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YES Bank has launched an issue of qualified institutional placement on Thursday. In a release to the stock exchanges, the bank said it has fixed the floor price of the issue at ?1,498.95 and the rele
NHPC has signed power purchase agreements with Tata Power-Delhi Distribution for its seven power stations — Bairasiul, Salal, Tanakpur, Uri-I, Sewa-II, Chamera-I and Chamera-III. The agreements, sig.
In the US concerns remain about the ability of President Trump to deliver on his promises on tax and banking reform, as well as infrastructure spending.
This latest scandal should force a re-think on Brazil GDP this year.
The world has seen great change since the end of the Cold War. For much of the past two millennia, political, military, and economic strength has been based in Eurasia. And, since the 1500s, mostly in
The rupee remained shaky for the second—straight session and ended lower by 8 paise at 65.52 against the US currency due to bouts of dollar demand from importers and banks. Overall mood remained fr..
I love passive investing—but not for the reason you might think. I love it because, as I’ll demonstrate in a moment, it’s caused plenty of stocks to become mispriced, creating opportunities for act
Tax season can be a cringe-inducing affair with 1040s, 1099s and K-1s and Uncle Sam hovering above, looking for his cut. For investors who have bought into one of the 5 high-yielding funds I want to s
About 55% of India's 23.5 million tonnes of annual edible oil consumption is met through import
Last week 3M announced that it has inked a deal with Johnson Controls to acquire its Scott Safety business for $2 billion.
The Trump administration issued its first directive on student loans. Find out if the new fees apply to your student loans.
Domestic shares rose on Thursday, snapping a three-day losing streak as investors saw some of the losses in the previous sessions in sectors such as financials as overdone, with the sentiment also bo
The rupee was trading weak at 65.54 as the dollar held under $1.08 per euro as investors awaited a vote on Republican healthcare plans seen as a litmus test of President Donald Trump's ability to leg
Stocks and sterling held their ground on Thursday as markets took the latest European terror attack, this time in London, one of the world's financial capitals, largely in their stride. The FTSEuro..
The broader markets outperformed benchmarks but the gap between advances and declines narrowed as the day progressed.
Sterling hit a one-month high against the dollar on Thursday, after UK retail sales data came in much higher than expected, soothing worries about weakening consumer sentiment in Britain as it prepar
With the Trump bump squeezing stocks higher, retirees (and near-retirees) are asking me two questions a lot these days: Is it still a good time to buy? And if so, what the heck should I buy? The
The dollar held under $1.08 per euro for a second day on Thursday as investors awaited a vote on Republican healthcare plans seen as a litmus test of President Donald Trump's ability to legislate in
European shares fell in early trade on Thursday as investors assessed the risks to Donald Trump's stimulus plans, just before a vote in the US Congress on his Healthcare Bill. By 0822 GMT, the pan-..
Oil prices climbed off four-month lows on Thursday but the recovery was cautious with investors fretting that OPEC-led supply cuts were not yet reducing record US crude inventories. Brent crude, th..
Looking for a reliable benchmark for stock returns in the next decade? I’ve got one for you: 7.1%. I say “reliable” because that’s what the S&P 500 has returned, in price growth and dividends, o
The market breadth, indicating the overall health of the market was strong
The foreign brokerage firm earlier estimated the index level at 30,000 by September
With inflation rising and wages stagnating, shoppers were spending less on clothing last year and the group's underlying pre-tax profits fell 3.8 per cent to £790.2million.
The benchmark BSE Sensex was trading higher by nearly 170 points owing to firm global cues with energy shares leading the gains, while financial and auto shares bounced back. At 3.10 p.m., the 30-...
Next’s share price has leapt following latest full-year financials. But are investors becoming too giddy?
More amateurs are getting into the oil market today. The commodity's volatility makes it an enticing but risky investment for novices, so here are some tools and strategies the pros use and what you n
Indian companies have raised over Rs 2 lakh crore by issuing bonds on private placement basis on BSE’s electronic book mechanism since its launch last July. “Investors have evolved to a great exten..
Gold prices plunged Rs 350 to Rs 29,000 per 10 grams at the bullion market today, tracking a weak trend overseas and drop in demand from local jewellers. Silver also fell Rs 200 to Rs 41,250 per kg..
The benchmark BSE Sensex was trading higher by nearly 100 points owing to firm global cues with energy shares leading the gains while financial and auto shares bounced back. At 2 p.m., the 30-shar...
Vodafone plc’s shareholders should be concerned that they drew the short straw
Cairn India hit 52-week high of Rs 306, up 5%, while Vedanta gain 3.4% to Rs 270 on BSE in intra-day
London shares have ticked lower marginally lower in a session that will be dominated by retail and President Donald Trump's healthcare bill.
60% of BSE 500 companies have seen a drop in pledged shares
Nifty 50 March Futures (9,078) The Nifty March month contract opened the session at 9,068 levels and extended its upmove to record an intra-day high at 9,093 levels. The contract has marked an intr..
Public sector lender Bank of India (BoI) has sold its entire 5 per cent stake in credit information firm TransUnion CIBIL Ltd to TransUnion International Inc for Rs 190.62 crore. “The bank has sold..
Currently, there are over 200 securities available in the F&O segment for trade.
Indian Bank, Escorts, Dalmia Bharat, Infibeam and Ujjivan rallied more than 100% in one year.
The dollar edged up from four-month lows against the yen on Thursday, but the gains were capped by US President Donald Trump's struggle to push through a Healthcare Bill. The US currency has strugg..
Shares of Hindustan Zinc (HZL) today rose over 3 per cent after the company announced a special dividend of Rs 13,985 crore for 2016-17, taking the aggregate amount paid by it for the fiscal to Rs 27
One year horizon has 7.4 times the risk involved in a 10-year investment horizon
Gold prices on Thursday held below a 3-week peak hit in the prior session, as the dollar recovered from seven-week lows and markets looked to see if US President Donald Trump could push through a Hea
Alembic Pharma, Alkem Lab, GMDC, KEC Int, NLC India, and RCF are 33 stocks that hit 52-week highs.
Tracking a weak trend overseas, gold prices drifted lower by 0.2 per cent to Rs 28,828 per 10 grams at the futures trade today as speculators trimmed positions. At the Multi Commodity Exchange, gol..
The benchmark BSE Sensex was trading higher by over 100 points on fresh buying by investors in blue-chip stocks amid a firm trend in Asian markets. Brokers said investors turned net buyers due to ...
New York authorities has granted a licence to Coinbase to trade in two additional virtual currencies, expanding the company’s services which already included Bitcoin starting in January. The Calif...
In the broader market, the S&P BSE Midcap and the S&P BSE Smallcap indices rose 0.3% each
The Nikkei share average fell to a 1-1/2 month low in choppy trade on Thursday morning as a political scandal centering on the wife of Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe sapped domestic investor sent
The stock soared 19% to Rs 144 on BSE in intra-day trade.
Asian stocks, taking some cues from a steady Wall Street, edged up on Thursday while the path for the dollar, which crawled up from a four-month low, remained clouded by concerns about the prospects
The benchmark BSE Sensex was trading higher by nearly 100 points on fresh buying by investors in blue-chip stocks amid a firm trend in Asian markets. Brokers said investors turned net buyers due to..
The recently listed BSE and Music Broadcast were up in the range of 7%-16%, respectively
The rupee strengthened by 5 paise to 65.39 per dollar in early trade due to selling of the US currency by exporters and banks. A firm domestic equity market also boosted the domestic currency, deal..
In January 2017, HPCL had declared an interim dividend of Rs 22.50 per share
The board will meet on April 10 to consider the bonus & sub division of face value of equity shares.
In the broader market, the S&P BSE Midcap and the S&P BSE Smallcap indices rose 0.3% each
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