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Obama and Sensex

The enthusiasm revolving around US President Barack Obama's second visit to India seems to have a rub-off effect on stock markets. During his ...

Sebi asks Servotech promoters to make offer to buy more shares

The promoter group has to make the announcement within 45 days

Sensex records highest weekly gain since June 2014

Rises 4.1% to end at a record 29,279 on ECB stimulus, IMF forecast

NCDEX proposes warehouse registry to promote bank loans against commodities

Banks are usually reluctant to finance against stocks lying in warehouses

GSK Pharma, select MNC stocks gain as Sebi eases delisting norm

In intra-day trade, GSK Pharma gained as much as 12% and ended 6.4% higher at Rs 3,347.45

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ECB's QE unlikely to result in widespread gains for all asset classes

Cheap money to seek high-yielding assets; prices of others like industrial metals, gold could settle

Sensex records sharpest seven-day rally since 2009

The Sensex surged 273 points on Friday to close at 29,278.84, and has rallied 1,932 points in the past seven trading days since January 15

Six companies join Rs 2 lakh crore market-cap club since May 16

Robust inflows from foreign investors see Sensex breach 29,000 mark

Future divestment may go the FPO route

Under the fast-track route, the offer document doesn't need to be cleared by the regulator

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Today's picks- 20 January 2015

Nifty, Bank Nifty, Zee Entertainment, Tata Motors & HDFC

External events might decide if the uptrend will continue

A surprise rate cut enabled the stock market to break out of a trading range lasting several weeks. Based purely on domestic signals from the ...

Today's picks- 19 January 2015

Nifty, Bank Nifty, Bharti Airtel, DLF & Wipro

Today's picks- 15 January 2015

Nifty, Bank Nifty, HDFC, LIC Finance & IDFC

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Rollovers fall as investors turn risk-averse

The Nifty futures' contracts saw a rollover of only 66% compared to a three-month average of around 70%

Traders roll over fewer Nifty futures wagers

Traders extended a smaller proportion of bets on CNX Nifty Index futures to January, before the current-month contracts expire on ...

Nifty could fall further if support at 8,050 breaks

The stock market correction continued through Tuesday, with the indices registering steep falls. Foreign traders are waiting for the US Federal ...

Nifty could fall further if support at 8,050 breaks

The stock market correction continued through Tuesday, with the indices registering steep falls. Foreign traders are waiting for the US Federal ...

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De Beers to sell large size diamonds through forward contracts

Will sell +2 carat diamonds through the route for the first time

Gold imports came to halt as discounts widened

High discounts are due to huge carry over stock of gold imported in November

Odisha's Potato Mission to cost Rs 267 crore

Expenditure finance committee to appraise the scheme

Guargum sheds 1.4% on selling pressure

Traders offload positions on increased arrivals in the physical markets from growing belts

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Rupee might weaken, yields could plummet

In the past few days, RBI has been mopping dollars through public sector banks to boost foreign exchange reserves

Foreign exchange reserves now at all-time high

The reserves rise $2.67 bn for the week ending Jan 16 to $322.14 bn

ECB liquidity drive to offset Fed tapering impact: BofA-ML

The ECB announcement of monthly bond buying of euro 60 billion will help offset the impact caused by a likely tightening by the US Fed

Rupee ends higher by 28 paise at 61.42

The currency ended higher on fresh selling of dollars by banks and exporters on persistent foreign capital inflows into equity market

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Wall St Week Ahead: Eyes on Fed after ECB, other bank stimulus moves

The timing of the Fed's eventual rate move has been a top concern for investors

ECB's stimulus lifts Asian markets, euro wallows near 11-year low

Crude prices jump after Saudi king's death adds to uncertainty

Oil jumps after Saudi king's death amid huge market shifts

WTI crude futures rise more than 2%; Brent futures open almost 1.5% higher

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Devangshu Datta

Devangshu Datta: When central bankers become newsmakers
Devangshu Datta

While the RBI and the Swiss National Bank made some surprising moves, the European Central Bank announced the details of its QE plan

Akash Prakash

Akash Prakash: It's all about earnings
Akash Prakash

Normally, analysts are too bullish on earnings forecasts - but the opposite will hold true for India this year

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Catholic Syrian Bank likely to go public next fiscal

The IPO is expected to collect at least Rs 300 cr and would be opened during the April-June period

CSB IPO in next fiscal

Plans to utilize the proceeds from the IPO to strengthen capital base and for developmental purposes

Mahanagar Gas to raise around Rs 800 crore via IPO this quarter

Mahanagar Gas Ltd, a natural gas distributor in India, is looking to raise around Rs 800 crore in a stock market listing in the first quarter of ...

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Big strengths, some risks for Shemaroo

Company wants to raise up to Rs 120 crore at a price band of Rs 155-170 a share

Sharda Cropchem: Entry barriers not high enough

Sharda Cropchem, which markets and distributes crop protection chemicals outside India, intends to raise Rs 327-352 crore through an offer for ...

Snowman: Sound prospects, pricing not so attractive

Snowman Logistics, the cold chain subsidiary of listed parent Gateway Distriparks and country's largest player in the segment, is expanding ...


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UltraTech Cement: Good show in a subdued quarter

The stock's over 20% gains in one month suggest most near-term positives are priced in

Margin gains to continue for Colgate

Subdued input cost inflation and lower ad spends to help: Analysts

Challenges remain for Suzlon Energy

Stake sale in Senvion SE to reduce debt by Rs 7,200 crore

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