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What we learned from 2017 VentureCrushSF (June 22, 2017), capturing key aspects of the discussion that occurred among 60+ investors. In this particular discussion session, the focus was: Why Aren’t T
GAAP-Based ROIC has a significantly weaker link to valuation than our ROIC calculation, which uses our Robo-Analyst technology to make adjustments from rigorous analysis of footnotes and the MD&A.
SIP inflows were 44% higher compared to the corresponding month of last year
Will Western Digital prevail in winning Toshiba's chip unit?
U.S. rail shipments have risen considerably in the first half of 2017, reflecting strengthening economic conditions in the U.S. Per the American Association of Railroads data, U.S. rail shipments have
A menu that suits changing customer preferences and a focus on technology to improve restaurant efficiency are the two key pillars of McDonald’s transformation. The company is likely to launch digital
Commonwealth’s CIO Brad McMillan discusses the importance of time horizons, in investing and beyond.
Emmanuel Macron takes on French labor reform, and is primed to succeed.
A recent thrust on 'clear segregation' between mutual fund advisory and distribution by the Securities and Exchange Board of India (Sebi) through a consultation paper has received mixed reactions from
Inspite of weak demand ahead of new season, rough and polished diamond prices have jumped by 2 - 5 per cent across all varieties in the last three weeks.Diamond processing activity in India had gone d
Netflix‘s international streaming business accounts for about 42% of the company’s value, according to Trefis estimates. While the business is currently generating losses, we expect the company’s tota
While the U.S. wireless industry has witnessed a shakeup over the last three years, as carriers migrated away from the contract model to equipment installment plans, the pricing benefits have really j
Cancer drugs (oncology business) account for nearly 60% of Bristol-Myers Squibb's valuation, according to our estimates. Empirically and fundamentally speaking, the stock’s performance is highly tied
Microsoft recently rolled out its Surface Pro and Laptop to 25 markets. While the new convertible Windows 10 tablet, Surface Pro, starts at $799, the Surface laptop starts at $999 and goes up to $2199
The stock of Tejas Networks managed to end higher on the first day of its listing on Tuesday. The stock though rose as high as 6 per cent intraday, closed 2 per cent higher at ?263.30. The company’s
Other emerging economies too witness similar trend on dollar weakness
The board of Narayana Hrudayalaya has approved the merger of its wholly-owned subsidiary NewRise Healthcare Pvt Ltd with itself. The company hopes the merger will lead to wider presence in the health
Suzlon Energy has approved allotment of 79.70 lakh shares on conversion of 2,046 foreign currency convertible bonds, maturing in July 2019, at ?15.46 each. The conversion rate for the equity share al
The board of Stampede Capital on Tuesday informed the exchanges that its Singapore subsidiary will be listed on the Nasdaq main board by end-2017. After the Securities and Exchange Commission qualifi
Shares of Nucleus Software Exports will remain in focus, as they turn ex-date for the buyback on Thursday. It plans to buy back 33.7 lakh shares, or 10.39 per cent of its total paid-up capital, at a.
The price of the local turmeric has decreased by ?100 a quintal of finger variety and ?150 a quintal of root variety. At the Erode Turmeric Merchants Association Sales yard the finger turmeric was so
Hero Motocorp on Tuesday said that LIC of India has cut its stake in the company by 2.026 percentage points. In a disclosure to the exchanges, the auto major said, LIC has been reducing its stake fro
Federal Bank has raised ?2,500 crore through a qualified institutional placement by allotting 21.55 crore shares to investors at a price of ?116 a share. The allotment price is about 0.9 per cent low
Sugar prices at Vashi extended gain by ?5-7 on Tuesday . Naka and mill tender rates were steady with volume amidst physical demand. On Bombay Sugar Merchants Association's spot rates were: S-grad...
Over 80 firms are listed on NSE’s SME platform
Supply constraints in Kenya, Sri Lanka help
The BSE has tied up with Legasis Services to inculcate the compliance and governance culture in Indian corporates. The partnership includes implementing joint compliance programmes, and corporate gov
The arabica market is set to shift in 2017-18 to a significant deficit from the prior season’s surplus, a trend not reflected in current futures prices, Marex Spectron said on Tuesday.“Today’s futur.
The average sale price at the auctions of the Coonoor Tea Trade Association (CTTA) this week crashed to a low of ?77.77 a kg, the lowest since November 2015. Prices were about ? 20/kg lower than t...
The Rubber Board’s efforts to enhance production and productivity seem to be bearing fruit, going by the 8.7 per cent increase in natural rubber production in May compared to the corresponding period
Declining arrival has lifted prices of chana and tur in Indore mandis with chana (kanta) today being quoted at ?5,200-5,250 a quintal, while chana (desi) ruled at ?5,150. Chana dal ruled stable on s.
Medium players beat larger players in stock price rise; no brokerage has given sell calls yet
The assets under management of mutual funds in May fell 1.5 per cent to ?19.03 lakh crore for the first time in several months, largely due to higher redemption in liquid schemes. However, inflows in
Italy bank deal has angered officials, as the deal broke rules saying that investors rather than the state should shoulder the cost of bank failures.
The FTSE 100 closed down 12.44 points at 7,434.36 as markets started to sink into the traditional summer lull.
The Reserve Bank of India's (RBI) mandate instructing banks to make higher provisions for accounts referred to National Company Law Tribunal (NCLT) for resolution under Insolvency and Bankruptcy Code
Top stock exchange NSE today inked a pact with Andhra Pradesh government to help micro, small and medium enterprises (MSMEs) in the state to raise capital through listing on the bourse's platform.
Scams are mostly being sent through SMSes, WhatsApp and various social media platforms
Sensex slips below 31,000; banking index falls 1.5%
Pushpanjali Realms and Infratech Limited are now entering the capital market
What's up with the latest political crisis in Brazil?
Investors should use bond ratings only as a suggestion and not the Holy Grail the agencies would have you believe.
Home prices rose slightly less than expected in April, yet were roughly in line with the breakneck growth that has fueled concerns about a housing bubble.
Investors with a short-term perspective can consider selling the stock of Rural Electrification Corporation at current levels. The stock fell almost 6 per cent last week, decisively breaking a key l.
The Zinc futures contract on the Multi Commodity Exchange (MCX) witnessed a strong rally in the past week as expected. The contract has surged about 7 per cent over the last one week. This strong ral
The Coriander futures contract traded on the National Commodity & Derivatives Exchange (NCDEX) has skyrocketed over 11 per cent in the last couple of weeks. Prior to this rally, the coriander pri
India’s forex reserves have surged 5.6 per cent over the past year to stand at $381.9 billion currently. But India is not the only country to witness a sharp increase in its reserves. Other emerging
Gold prices went up by Rs 60 to Rs 29,160 per ten grams at the bullion market today, tracking a firm trend overseas and fresh buying by local jewellers. However, silver remained under selling press..
Bank stocks tumble on RBI's provisioning requirement
The rupee was trading a tad strong at 64.49 on dollar selling by banks and importers as the greenback remained weak against other currencies overseas. However, a weak domestic equity market limited..
The S&P BSE Midcap and the S&P BSE Smallcap indices underperformed to lose 0.8% and 1.6%
At 10:04 am; the stock was trading 1% higher at Rs 260 on NSE against its issue price of Rs 257.
The Sensex closed down 179.96 points at 30958.25, while the Nifty ended down 63.55 points at 9511.40
As of now, there is no strong trigger that can drive the market up. June quarter earnings could be next trigger but that is also not expected to support.
The brewer, which already has 1,100 UK pubs, agreed to buy 1,895 Punch Taverns pubs in December but The Competition and Markets Authority said this would reduce competition.
The group posted a 93 per cent slump in statutory profit before tax to £900,000 in the year to the end of April after an exceptional charge linked to the closure of underperforming stores.
State Bank of India (SBI), Axis Bank, Bank of Baroda and BPCL were the top losers on both indices, while Bharti Airtel, Adani Ports, and GAIL gained the most.
Gold rose on Tuesday to recover from its lowest level in nearly six weeks, supported by a softer dollar ahead of a speech later in the day by Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen for clues on whether t
Oil prices rose for a fourth consecutive session on Tuesday boosted by a weaker dollar and investors covering short positions, but worries over persistent oversupply capped gains. Brent crude futu...
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