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Larsen & Toubro scales new high, up 12% in a week; m-cap touches Rs 2.07 tn

Wed, 05/22/2019 - 07:55
The stock hit a new high of Rs 1,473, up 1.7 per cent today, surpassing its previous high of Rs 1,470 recorded on February 1, 2018 in intra-day trade.

Jindal Steel slips 12% on disappointing March quarter results

Wed, 05/22/2019 - 06:54
In Q4FY19, the company's consolidated net loss widened to Rs 2,713 crore from Rs 426 crore in Q4FY18.

Bhageria Industries surges 17% on maiden bonus issue plan

Wed, 05/22/2019 - 06:37
The board of directors of commodity chemicals company is scheduled to meet on May 29 to consider the proposal for issue of bonus shares.

These stocks lost ground despite over five-day 1,600-point Sensex rally

Wed, 05/22/2019 - 06:29
Earlier this week, the markets recorded their best single-day gain in a decade with the Sensex surging 1,422 points as exit polls showed the incumbent Narendra Modi - led NDA is set to return to power

New govt should ease land acquisition, scrap archaic labour laws: CEA

Wed, 05/22/2019 - 06:05
It will also have to continue to clamp down on wilful defaulters, money laundering, and tax evasion to restore confidence in the corporate sector, said Krishnamurthy Subramanian

Next govt has to undo power-grab that has hijacked India's institutions

Wed, 05/22/2019 - 06:00
Modi prides himself on his image as a strong and decisive leader and, like many others before him, he seems to think that independent institutions stand in the way of strength and decisiveness

Modi govt's failure to bury tax terrorism left foreign investors cold

Wed, 05/22/2019 - 05:43
The niggling suspicion of global investors that they could lose billions to policy fickleness is far from allayed

49 mn Instagram users had their data leaked by Mumbai-based agency, Chtrbox

Wed, 05/22/2019 - 05:26
The company termed the reports of private data being leaked as 'inaccurate' and acknowledged that 'a particular database for limited influencers was inadvertently exposed for approximately 72 hours'

Jet Airways surges 32% in three days on revival hopes

Wed, 05/22/2019 - 05:20
A high-level meeting is learnt to have been fixed between the Hinduja Group and Etihad Airways on Thursday, May 23 in a bid to revive Jet Airways.

DHFL tanks 18% as company stops fresh deposits, premature withdrawals

Wed, 05/22/2019 - 04:47
Last week, ratings agencies including Brickwork, CARE Ratings, Icra and Crisil downgraded the company's credit ranking and put them on a credit watch with 'negative implications'.

How will Trump's trade war end? The US-UK war of 1812 may have the answer

Wed, 05/22/2019 - 04:26
The war of 1812 between US and United Kingdom might offer a more realistic comparison, say trade historians

Rupee opens 5 paise higher at 69.67 against US dollar

Wed, 05/22/2019 - 03:50
The domestic unit on Tuesday rose marginally by 2 paise to close at 69.72 in a lacklustre trade as participants preferred to sit on the fence ahead of the results of general polls.

MARKETS LIVE: Indices open flat, Nifty Bank up 100 pts; DHFL down 16%

Wed, 05/22/2019 - 03:48
Follow live updates of the stock market movement ahead of 2019 Lok Sabha election outcome on May 23

DHFL, IDFC First Bank, Tech Mahindra and Bank of Baroda top stocks to watch

Wed, 05/22/2019 - 03:28
Here's a look at the top stocks that are expected to trade actively in today's session -

How demonitisation ended golden days of workers in India's plywood capital

Wed, 05/22/2019 - 03:17
Prime Minister Narendra Modi announced demonetisation, withdrawing 86%, by value, of India's currency on 8th November 2016.

Fading political uncertainty in India raises hopes of an economic rebound

Wed, 05/22/2019 - 03:14
Overall activity from eight high-frequency indicators compiled by Bloomberg News suggest the economy picked up slightly last month, with the dot moving one notch to the right

Liquidity-starved DHFL stops fresh deposits, premature withdrawals

Wed, 05/22/2019 - 02:52
On Friday, the company's credit ranking was downgraded by Brickwork Ratings to 'BBB-Plus'

Tata's biggest challenge: $14 billion in auto debt and a slowdown in China

Wed, 05/22/2019 - 02:07
A fix for Tata Steel's European business and its 2.2 billion euros in debt is still on Chandrasekaran's to-do list

Surprise! India has the third highest expat salary packages in Asia

Wed, 05/22/2019 - 01:54
Japan tops the list with average expatriate pay package provided by companies to mid-level employees at $386,451 a year

Bank of Baroda Q4 Preview: Analysts see low slippages, fall in GNPA

Wed, 05/22/2019 - 01:44
The state-owned bank is also anticipated to report over 70 per cent jump in net profit or profit after tax (PAT) on quarter-on-quarter (q-o-q) basis, as per analysts' estimates

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