- 27 Jan 1507:00 PMMaruti Suzuki's December quarter results were broadly in line on the operational front with net sales up 15.5% year-on-year at Rs 12,263 crore led by 12.4% gain in volumes and 2.7% uptick in realisations.05:20 PMFinancial stocks have contributed more than half of the benchmark index, the S&P BSE Sensex, over 2,000 points rally in past eight trading sessions.12:05 PMUnderstanding some common stock investing myths can make a significant difference in wealth over your lifetime. Here are five common myths you should be aware of.09:38 AMThe Ipca Laboratories stock fell 8.6% on Friday, after the US Food & Drug Administration (FDA) issued an import alert on its plant in Ratlam, Madhya Pradesh.08:37 AMThe Securities and Exchange Board of India (Sebi) passed its final order in the matter of illegal fund raising by two Sahara group companies, Sahara India Real Estate Corp and Sahara Housing Invest Corp in 2011.The entire process of Sebi detecting the07:15 AMIndian markets have been one of the best performers globally, with its benchmark indices - the BSE Sensex and the National Stock Exchange's Nifty - rallying around 30 per cent this financial year, on expectations the new central government will boost the03:18 AMWhen the Modi sarkar came to power in May 2014, a stated priority was putting infrastructure back on its feet. The issues that commonly stalled projects were known. There were repeated problems with land acquisitions.02:40 AMCairn India’s December-quarter result, which showed the company’s net profit fell 53 per cent, has offered a glimpse into what is ahead for the financials of oil & gas exploration companies, thanks to the ongoing slump in global crude oil02:32 AMThe decision of the European Central Bank, or ECB, to implement a new quantitative-easing programme on a large scale will ensure floods of new liquidity flowing into global financial markets.01:31 AMIn a result that may have far-reaching effects, the left-wing Syriza party won a major victory in elections in the southern European country of Greece.12:37 AMTata Consultancy Services (TCS), India’s largest information technology (IT) services provider, might soon discontinue sharing certain growth metrics.12:16 AMIndia is not the world’s fastest-growing economy but its top firms are the most expensive globally, going by their stock prices. And, that has made India’s stock market the most expensive after Japan’s Nikkei.12:13 AMThe BSE Sensex is at an all-time high of 29,279. Over the past year, it has given substantial returns, of over 36 per cent. Both these numbers should bring a smile to retail investors.12:07 AMThe Mahindra & Mahindra Financial Services (MMFS) scrip has underperformed the benchmark S&P BSE Sensex in the past month and corrected 17 per cent.12:03 AMBad loan ratios might have remained steady for most private banks in the October-December 2014 quarter, but asset quality worries are still not over for these lenders.
- 26 Jan 1502:48 AMOne relatively easy way of assessing how the government has tried to address the difficult challenge of governance as well as fiscal prudence will be to take a look at what it has done with respect to delivering subsidies to those who need them the most.02:46 AMIn the 1960s, British Prime Minister Harold Wilson referred bitterly to "gnomes of Zürich", self-effacing bankers whose currency manipulations could make or break the global economy, even though they never featured in the news.12:58 AMWith benchmark indices at new highs, Dalal Street is on a roll these days; it has had a good run for much of the current financial year. But this seems to have had little rub-off on corporate results in the October-December quarter.12:12 AMOne in four employees in the organised sector in India is preparing to switch jobs, reports the management consultancy, Hay Group, in its study, Preparing for Take-Off.
- 25 Jan 1501:28 PMDalal street is in jolly mood these days perched on a new high but corporate earnings are refusing to join the party.