High-flying FMPs crash to earth as investors stay off - 5 months ago
Dip in demand graph takes a toll; new fund offers drop from 153 in March to a measly 10 in October.
Samvat 2068 to 2069: Year of cautious optimism a base for next bull run? - 6 months ago
Markets rose 8.1% in Samvat 2068, a relatively huge improvement over the 17.9% plunge in Samvat 2067, and the third lowest growth in the last ten Samvat years (and the first single-digit one, reflecting cautious optimism).
23 billion-dollar firms come up this year - 6 months ago
As many as 23 companies have been added to the billion-dollar valuation list so far in 2012 as the markets received tailwind from improving sentiment and macros.
Shareholding algo changing - 7 months ago
Foreign and local institutional investors, along with promoters, retail and high net worth individuals, have rejigged their positions in the quarter just gone by.
Resurgent rupee has feeder funds on edge - 7 months ago
The latest reforms rush and improving investor sentiment mean the local currency is flexing its muscles again.
A tenth of stocks hit year highs in just two weeks - 7 months ago
At least one in every 10 stocks that figure on the BSE 500 index a good 61 in all has hit a 52-week high since the government stepped on the accelerator for reforms. Twenty-five of these stocks hit their highs just on Wednesday.
FMCGs best wealth creators - 8 months ago
Since that fearsome mid-September day in 2008, when Lehman Brothers collapsed bringing down Wall Street with it, there have been some companies that created great wealth for their investors.
For the Street, this earnings seasons the worst in 10 - 8 months ago
The current earnings season has turned out to be the worst in the last two-and-a-half years, although Sensex companies have delivered results pretty much in line with expectations.
Companies with billion-$ FII stakes shrink a fifth - 9 months ago
The focus is back on earnings visibility for foreign institutional investors, or FIIs, as, once bitten, they shy away from companies facing regulatory and macroeconomic environment risks.
Operating margin weakest in 11 qtrs - 9 months ago
India Incs operating performance in April-June so far is the weakest in the last 11 quarters, as companies continue to struggle with falling revenue growth.