Markets
After falling over 3 per cent in February, the MCX-Gold futures contract managed to bounce back last month. But the bounce-back lost momentum and the contract fell 1.8 per cent last week, giving back
After being range-bound in the first half of the month, MCX-Silver plummeted over 7 per cent in the last two weeks. Immediate support is at ?39,000. A break below it can take the contract lower to ?3
The investment adage "Sell in May" may have something to it. It holds up better across time and countries than many people realized and proponents believe it beats buy and hold strategies over time.
Amazon is eating everything retail alive – including most retail REITs. As a result, the entire sector is selling at fire prices – leaving us with a select handful of underappreciated bargains.
Markets regulator SEBI plans to issue detailed guidelines for trading in options on commodity derivatives exchanges next month as the proposal has cleared the legal hurdles. The SEBI board in its ...
Leading exchange BSE will impose trading restrictions on 161 companies from May 5 for their failure to pay the annual listing fee. Of these companies, 140 are already facing trading restrictions fo..
Despite being the costliest stocks in the world, the Indian markets are on a “confirmed uptrend” and positive for new buys, according to American brokerage William O’Neil+Company. The markets race...
Foreign investors poured in a whopping $3.5 billion in the Indian capital markets in April as SEBI raised the investment limit for FPIs in government debt coupled with strong global cues. Most of ...
The rupee is rebounding and how! It waited out a stormy 2016 with a stolid show. But come March, it broke the ‘66 to a dollar’ level. What’s driving the rally and how much can it travel?
In July 2016, when the Indian rupee was hovering around 67, we had forecast a revisit of the low of 68.85 (recorded in August 2013) and a subsequent fall to a fresh low of 69.5 and 72.2. The rupee re
Seven of the 10 most valued listed companies together added Rs 49,642.58 crore in market valuation last week, with HDFC Bank stealing the show with the maximum gain. Except RIL, TCS and Infosys, th..
Imagine an investment that can double in value in 5 years while giving you a 12% income stream that has actually grown over time. And what if I told you there are a lot of these investments out there?
The annual “sell in May and go away” period for stocks is nearly upon us, and many investors are worried about Wall Street starting to take profits from the market’s go-go run since November. Me? I’m
The epic battle between Walmart and Amazon is threatening to turn traditional retail industry into a ‘skull island,’ filled with shattered neighborhood stores, changing a decades old culture of shoppi
The continued rally in equities has more firms with market caps above $400B than ever before, leading to speculation we'll soon see a $1 trillion-dollar company. But five tech titans vying for that mi
The continued rally in equities has more firms with market caps above $400B than ever before, leading to speculation we'll soon see a $1 trillion-dollar company. But five tech titans vying for that mi
Gold prices maintained an upward trend for the third day today, by gaining Rs 70 to Rs 29,550 per 10 grams at the bullion market due to firm global cues and increased buying by local jewellers. On ..
The figures – up from £22.5bn for the same period last year – were higher than analysts had predicted, and included a net profit rise from £155m to £561m.
Durant has been appointed to the same role at DFS, replacing Richard Baker, who announced his departure in December after nearly seven years at the furniture firm.
The struggling lender, which received a £46bn Government bailout in 2008, made a £259m profit in the first quarter. This was up from a £968m loss a year earlier.
The company saw £164m wiped off its value after putting forward an alternative to its final salary pension scheme, which it claims has become unaffordable and wants to close.
WPP introduced a less generous payment scheme this year for him after 34 per cent of shareholders refused to back its controversial incentive plan at its AGM last year.
Online sales rose 19.5 per cent in the 12 months to March, so the obvious answer is that consumers are flocking to internet retailers rather than bricks-and-mortar shops.
Shares dropped more than 5 per cent as Jes Staley desperately tried to draw a line under the crisis in which he had sought to uncover the identity of a staff member who criticised him.
Mumbai, 28 AprilJewellers expect Akshaya Tritiya on Friday to be the best they've had since 2013, with demand estimated at 30 per cent higher than last year in volume terms on this auspicious occasion
The Follow Me app will be able to direct customers to a product they want in a store, which they can then scan, using their phone, to see further information such as pricing and videos.
The initial public offer of educational book publisher S Chand & Company was subscribed 60 times overall on the third and last day, Friday. The company priced its share issue in band of ?660-670,
Barring chana, improved buying support at lower rate lifted prices of the majority of pulse seeds marginally with masur (bold) quoted at ?4,050 a quintal, while masur (Madhya Pradesh) ruled at ?3,70.
Spot rubber closed unchanged as most traders preferred to sideline the market on Friday. RSS 4 finished flat at ?140 a kg according to traders and the Rubber Board. The gradequoted steady at ?137 by.
Panic sales in Karnataka has pulled the pepper prices further down on Friday and thus prices dropped by ?3,300 a quintal in a week.Only 10 tonnes from Wayanad and two tonnes from the high ranges we..
South India helped the country’s tea prices to remain above last year in the first quarter of current calendar even as North India posted price loss. In the first quarter of current calendar, South .
The price of the spot turmeric has started decreasing every day. At the Erode Turmeric Merchants Association Sales yard, the finger turmeric sold at ?5,339 to 7,152 a quintal, the root variety was s.
With drop in gold prices and Akshaya Tritiya spread over two days, jewellers are hopeful it will translate into better sales.Joseph Prince, Director, Prince Gold and Diamonds India Pvt Ltd, said the
Thermax has bagged export contracts worth $157 million (around ?1,000 crore) from a leading African conglomerate. The heavy electrical equipment giant will supply four utility boilers, eight heat rec
The board of Srikalahasthi Pipes will meet on Saturday to consider raising of funds via issue of securities through public or private placement, including but not limited to qualified institutions p.
Over a dozen firms will announce their results for the quarter and full year ending March 2017 during this extended weekend and on Tuesday. Among them are RBL Bank (on May 2), which will be closely w
Kokuyo Camlin has informed the exchanges that its newly set-up unit — F/8 Addl Patalganga MIDC, Addl Patalganga Panvel Raigarh, Maharashtra, has started commercial production/supply from Friday. Shar
Mangalore Chemicals & Fertilizers has restarted the operations of ammonia, urea and ABC plants after the annual maintenance activities. Earlier, the company — which had reassessed the capacity of
Hinduja Foundries on Friday said that the National Company Law Tribunal has approved its merger with commercial vehicle maker Ashok Leyland. “...the National Company Law Tribunal, Chennai, vide their
Brigade Enterprises on Friday said its board has approved the issue price at ?227.50 apiece, which is 5 per cent less than the floor price, to raise up to ?500 crore through private placement of shar
French M&A activity spiraled throughout 1Q17 over mounting uncertainty among worldwide investors as to who will become the country’s next President and the associated risk of Frexit.
Mumbai, 28 AprilJewellers expect Akshaya Tritiya on Friday to be the best they've had since 2013, with demand estimated at 30 per cent higher than last year in volume terms on this auspicious occasion
The rupee lost further ground today and finished lower by 8 paise at 64.24 a dollar on sustained month—end demand for the US currency from importers and banks. Currency traders preferred to stay on..
With lawmakers offering no indication that the BAT is gone for good, retail investors have to be careful to not take their eye off the BAT, at least not yet.
Outlet malls are thriving, and it is unclear how long these popular "treasure hunt" destinations can steer clear of the economic forces that are making things rough for traditional malls and departmen
Barclays shares have tanked despite quarter one pre-tax profits more than doubling. Impairment charges rose and legacy legal issues remain, while its investment bank under-performed.
People have returned to the gold market this year on the occasion of Akshaya Tritiya, making token purchases and even wedding-related gold purchases. This response is more positive than last year w..
The rupee was trading weak at 64.36 on increased month-end demand for the American currency from importers. Moreover, the US dollar’s gains against other currencies overseas and a weak domestic eq...
Domestic indices ended lower on Friday, retreating from record highs hit this week as investors booked profits ahead of a long weekend, but indexes still posted their biggest weekly gain in six. T...
The initial public offering of the National Stock Exchange (NSE) will take “a few months” as co-location issues need to be sorted out, according to SEBI chief Ajay Tyagi. NSE, which had filed its d..
Sepalika.com, a Mumbai-based health content platform that supports those looking to reverse chronic health conditions through guidance on lifestyle, dietary supplements and exercise, has raised $750,
The Securities and Exchange Board of India has issued fresh notices to some brokers for their alleged involvement in the Rs 5,600-crore NSEL scam and a final decision in this regard will “take some m
Reliance Capital plans to list its housing finance unit — Reliance Home Finance — on the bourses in the first half of the current fiscal, a move expected to unlock value for the existing shareholders
The benchmark Sensex was trading down by nearly 110 points as the May derivatives series began on a sluggish note, tracking a weak trend in global markets. At 2.20 p.m., the 30-share BSE index Sen...
The dollar edged up in Asian trading on Friday but was on track for a losing month against a basket of currencies, while the euro shed some of its monthly gains after the European Central Bank mainta
Gold prices were higher by 0.25 per cent at Rs 28,930 per ten grams at the futures trade today as speculators built up fresh positions, tracking a better trend at the spot market on token purchases b
Supported by a firm trend at the physical market due to ‘Akshaya Tritiya’ buying by participants, silver prices rose 0.38 per cent to Rs 39,820 per kg at the futures trade. Besides, a positive glo...
Gold was little changed on Friday and poised for the biggest weekly fall in seven weeks as investors sought out higher returns than those from holding the non-interest bearing yellow metal by buying
Taxpayer-owned RBS booked a £259million profit in the first three months of the year, compared with a £968million loss in the same quarter last year.
Expressing satisfaction at the pick-up in corporate debt, SEBI chief Ajay Tyagi has said that the market and commodity regulator is working on more steps to deepen the corporate bond market. "...
Previous 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9          174

Recent News

Couch: MSU's players know the problem; fixing it will take humility

Spartans understand leadership failed them last season, that their culture waned. Fixing that begins with humility             
Read Full Story

Florida State assistant coach takes shot at Michigan's draft success

Many football experts were impressed with U-M's draft haul; Florida State assistant Tim Brewster was not one of them.             
Read Full Story

8 was enough as Cleveland Indians rout Seattle Mariners behind big sixth inning

CLEVELAND -- Eight-run innings are a manager's best friend, and Terry Francona enjoyed the Cleveland Indians' third inning on Sunday at Progressive Field.
Read Full Story

Bills owner fires GM Doug Whaley day after completing NFL draft

Well that didn’t take long. Fourteen hours after the NFL Draft concluded Saturday evening, the Buffalo Bills announced before 9 a.m. EDT Sunday that GM Doug Whaley has been fired.
Read Full Story

Don’t play like the Raptors may be only way to beat Cavaliers [Video]

For a minute there, it was like seeing a unicorn. The Toronto Raptors were slinging the ball around the perimeter, playing the kind of offence that the NBA has long been moving toward: pass, pass, pas
Read Full Story

Cavaliers are more than just LeBron James [Video]

LeBron James is always the centre of attention, the singular element stories and clips are based around. It has been that way since he first stepped into the NBA out of high school and has never chang
Read Full Story

Popular Finance

Jemarl Baker will be going from the Inland Empire to a mecca of college basketball

In an official recruiting visit to the University of Kentucky, standout point guard Jemarl Baker from Eastvale Roosevelt was treated to dinner at Tony’s of Lexington, where steaks go for $65. They
Read Full Story

These teachers waited in line nearly 24 hours to be first for 'Hamilton' L.A. tickets

Teachers from a Pacoima middle school camp overnight and are first to score seats for the musical's national tour, but only after a little drama in the ticket line.
Read Full Story

MLB: Mets ace Noah Syndergaard exits after two innings because of muscle strain

New York Mets ace Noah Syndergaard has left his start against the Washington Nationals in the second inning with an injury. The team announced Syndergaard has “a possible lat strain” and was head
Read Full Story

Joey Logano finishes strong to win NASCAR Cup race at Richmond

Joey Logano pulled away after a restart with about 20 laps to go to win the Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series race at Richmond International Raceway on Sunday. Logano, who qualified fifth but had
Read Full Story

Here are four brands that will help you add bright and bold African prints to your wardrobe

Big, expressive and colorful prints echo through the fall 2017 fashion collections in an international hybrid of themes that stretches across centuries and continents. Veteran labels such as Dolce
Read Full Story

NFL: Bills continue purge of front office by firing GM Doug Whaley, scouting staff

Bills owner Terry Pegula completed an offseason front-office purge by firing Doug Whaley, his general manager, and the team's entire scouting staff on Sunday, a day after completing the NFL draft.
Read Full Story

Morning skate: Ducks hoping for better outcome in Game 3 vs. Oilers

Greetings from Edmonton, where the Ducks had an optional morning skate in advance of today’s Game 3 of their second-round playoff series against the Oilers. After the Oilers won the first two game
Read Full Story

Isaiah Thomas leads Celtics to series-opening win over Wizards a day after attending sister's funeral

Isaiah Thomas had 33 points and nine assists and the Boston Celtics made 19 three-pointers to beat the Washington Wizards 123-111 on Sunday at TD Garden, taking a 1-0 lead in their Eastern Confere
Read Full Story

Lionel Richie, Katie Couric, Tyrese Gibson face off at Global Gourmet Games, which raised $3 million

Fresh from a pool party to celebrate “The Fate of the Furious” hitting the $1-billion box-office mark, actor Tyrese Gibson (a.k.a. Roman Pearce in the smash film series) went to another shindig on
Read Full Story