Follow Us:
Monday, May 23, 2022

Investors favour energy stocks as growth picks up

February 5, 2011 11:00:24 pm

Financial market wobbles caused by turmoil in the Middle East have done little to stop investors positioning themselves for a further rally in stocks and other riskier assets as economic growth accelerates around the world.

India Volatility Index jumps 7.5% as uncertainty looms

February 5, 2011 10:49:17 pm

On the back of heightened uncertainty as the direction of the equity market,India VIX rose to its highest level since the last week of November 2010.

Tatas increase stake in group cos

February 5, 2011 12:40:13 am

The Group has managed to increase its stake in close to a dozen subsidiaries.

Rs 526-cr suit slapped on Oracle Fin

February 4, 2011 10:56:19 pm

The Allied Irish Bank has filed a lawsuit against Oracle Financial Services Software.

NREGS is world’s largest financial inclusion scheme

February 4, 2011 1:24:20 am

With over 10-crore savings accounts opened under it,the national rural employment guarantee scheme (MGNREGS) has become the world’s largest financial inclusion programme. Here are stories of people who are now truly financially empowered:

Bharti stock retains ‘buy’ rating

February 4, 2011 12:00:13 am

Despite a shocking Q3 result and the stock shooting up,UBS has put a 'buy' rating on Bharti stock.

India Inc overseas borrowings at record

February 3, 2011 2:59:36 am

With domestic loan getting expensive India Inc mobilised much larger amount through ECBs.

‘Canara Bank stock to underperform’

February 3, 2011 2:19:39 am

This is despite Canara Bank reporting a strong Q3 earnings led by NIM momentum and lower NPAs.

Buffett,Gates beaten by Slim

February 3, 2011 2:17:20 am

Carlos Slim is smarter than Warren Buffett and Bill Gates in creating profit from stock markets.

Investors bag windfall as dividends jump

February 3, 2011 2:15:04 am

Corporate India is paying hefty interim/special dividends to investors.

Entry load ban to end? Sebi says ‘No’

February 3, 2011 2:12:10 am

Investors' interest may be put at risk by mutual funds again,but Sebi says it won't happen.

FutureSpeak: Cars that won’t be outdated

February 3, 2011 1:01:36 am

Computers can be upgraded with software and peripherals,and smartphones are able to add new functions by downloading an app.

PE,VC-backed companies grow faster

February 3, 2011 12:10:31 am

Private equity,venture capital-backed companies are even beating market indices like Sensex,Nifty.

Chevron-Atlas deal irks Reliance Ind

February 3, 2011 12:04:18 am

RIL is upset over its JV partner Altas not keeping it in loop regarding a sell out to Chevron in Nov.

US Dow surges,closes at 2 1/2-yr high

February 2, 2011 3:58:20 am

The Dow Jones has closed above the 12,000-mark for the first time in 2 1/2 years.

Indian banks boost brand power in 2011

February 2, 2011 3:06:42 am

Building on their strengths,Indian banks have consolidated their position on the Brand Finance’s Top 500 Global Financial Brands 2011,with 13 of the 18 listed banks improving their brand performance against last year.

Google beats Nokia in smartphone sales

February 2, 2011 2:52:06 am

Google has dethroned Nokia after it reigned supreme for a period of 10 years in smartphones.

Credit cards make up 24% of complaints

February 2, 2011 2:28:59 am

Among the complains received by the Banking Ombudsman,credit cards related complaints,at 24 % of the total complaints,formed a significant proportion followed by complaints relating to 'Failure to meet commitments made' at 15 %.

HDFC hikes floating rates by 25 bps

February 2, 2011 2:20:35 am

Home loan major HDFC on Tuesday hiked interest rates on floating rate home loans by 25 basis points in a move that will make loans costlier for both existing and new borrowers.

Unitech saved from open mkt share sale

February 2, 2011 1:42:41 am

The Delhi HC has stopped Unitech lenders from selling company’s share in the open market.

Tatas’ revenue grows faster than profit

February 2, 2011 12:16:29 am

Tata Group companies’ revenue grew faster than their net profits between 2005-06 and 2009-10. The total income of 42 group companies witnessed a compound annual growth rate of 16.4%,while the average net profit of these companies increased by 15.9% in the period.

Telangana landing

January 31, 2011 11:54:45 pm

How the Hyderabad real estate market is responding to the political churn

Q3 results: India Inc slows down

January 31, 2011 10:20:57 pm

But banks have stolen the show in Oct-Dec quarter (Q3 result); Earning downgrades likely...

Mahindra Holidays & Resorts net up 30.63%

January 31, 2011 9:13:00 pm

Mahindra Holidays and Resorts India posted 30.63 per cent increase in net profit.

JM Financial Q3 net up 64.45 pc at Rs 59.50-crore

January 31, 2011 9:11:28 pm

JM Financial,reported a 64.45 per cent increase in its net profit.