After last Monday's massive fall in the Indian markets, a lot of quality stocks have fallen significantly. These have healthy growth prospects and many are also a play on an improving macro economy.
Gammon Infrastructure's move to sell its stake in nine projects (six road and three power projects) is in the right direction as it will fetch it Rs 563 crore besides sharply lowering its existing debt of Rs 4,000 crore.
Foreign institutional investors (FIIs) have pulled out a record Rs 17,000 crore from the Indian equity market in August amid concerns over a China-led global economic slowdown.
Eko wants to be a mobile enterprise platform. The workplace messaging app has the mobile-first mentality and the WhatsApp-esque interface of the new wave of business chat apps that are toppling the old dinosaurs like Yammer.
The last date for filing income tax returns is on 31 August, 2015. If you miss this deadline, there are consequences.
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Gammon Infrastructure's move to sell its stake in nine projects (six road and three power projects) will fetch it Rs 563 crore besides lowering its debt. It will also help it streamline the stretched balance sheet.
India was no exception to the rout seen in global markets, led by China, in the past few days. India's leading indices, as well as mid- and small-cap stocks, saw a sharp fall amid high volatility.
Last Monday, the market was more about panic than prices; more about emotion than earnings.
A Kellogg's sponsored Indian Breakfast Habits study found that only 3 per cent Indians regarded breakfast as an essential meal and one in four skipped it.
Last Monday, the stock prices and Indian rupee fell sharply but by Thursday, both started recovering.
What should an active investor do, faced with a sharp market correction like the one occurred last Monday? The optimists would say, "Buy on the decline". The more cautious would say, "Wait for momentum to turn positive.
The BSE benchmark Sensex seems to be under-reporting the extent of pain gripping the broader market.
Automobile manufacturer Mahindra & Mahindra is not facing a volume decline in the domestic passenger vehicle business alone. Sales volume at SsangYong, the South Korean automobile company acquired by M&M five years ago, is also on a decline.
Who was the real star of India's two-stage rupee devaluation in July 1991? Jairam Ramesh's latest book - To The Brink And Back : India's 1991 Story - throws some fresh light on the dramatic developments that led to the devaluation of the Indian currency
Economists vary in their projection of gross domestic product (GDP) growth for the first quarter (April-June) of 2015-16 by a huge margin, probably reflecting the newly complicated method of calculating national accounts numbers.
The rupee is seen weakening this week due to dollar demand from importers, while government bond yields are expected to trade in a range.
Consider this: Rs 60,000 crore of in-store retail purchases in India are influenced by digital and for mobile the figure is Rs 50,000 crore.
A typical entrepreneur, while building his business, faces several challenges on an ongoing basis, especially with respect to finance. One of the key challenges is ensuring positive cash flow.
A company that can successfully build and maintain a productive workplace can have an edge over companies that do not pay attention to office culture.