Panneerselvam lost the plot by himself: Experts

The inaction on the part of former Chief Minister O. Panneerselvam in carrying out some acts that would have aroused public support and also attracting the legislators in the opposite camp were the main reasons for him to lose the plot, experts said.

"The plot was lost by Panneerselvam. He was not able to attract more than 10 legislators (excluding himself) to his camp. He was no

It could be a decisive week for the markets after two weeks of consolidation - Religare

Below is the views on weekly technical recommendations by Mr. Jayant Manglik, President, Retail Distribution, Religare Securities Ltd

Markets managed to settle marginally in green amid volatility, continuing the consolidation phase. Cues were mixed on domestic front where contraction in IIP figure and an uptick in WPI inflation dampened the sentiment. Surprisingly, pa

We maintain our NEUTRAL rating on Cadila Healthcare Ltd By Ms. Sarabjit Kour Nangra - Angel

Below is the views on  Cadila Healthcare Ltd  By Ms. Sarabjit Kour Nangra (VP Research- Pharma, Angel Broking Pvt Ltd)

“Cadila Healthcare did not got any 483’s issued in favour of its Moriaya plant. This marks an important relief for the company, Moriaya plant is a significant contributor to the overall sales of the company and has around 74

We believe that barring the near term, gold prices should start moving gradually upwards in 2017 by Mr Chirag Mehta - Quantum AMC

Below is the views on  Gold Outlook by Mr. Chirag Mehta  Senior Fund Manager - Alternative Investments Quantum Gold Fund, Quantum Gold Savings Fund, Quantum Multi Asset Fund & Quantum Equity Fund of Funds 

January has been the strongest month for gold over last decade. This fact is driven by the two biggest buyers getting involved in

Do not see scope for any immediate rate cuts by Murthy Nagarajan - Quantum AMC

Below is the views on DEBT Outlook by Mr. Murthy Nagarajan Head – Fixed Income Quantum Liquid Fund & Quantum Dynamic Bond Fund 

The RBI‟s Monetary Policy Committee (MPC), which decides interest rates, voted unanimously to keep the Repo rate unchanged at 6.25%. This was the third meeting of the newly constituted MPC, and the third 6-0 vote by the membe

The valuation of equities also appears to be fair, and not excessive by Atul Kumar - Quantum AMC

Below is the Views on Equity Outlook  by Atul Kumar, Head Equity Funds Quantum Long Term Equity Fund & Quantum Tax Saving Fund 

In January 2017, the BSE Sensex gained 3.88% on total return basis. Mid cap and small cap stocks had a better run in the first month of 2017. BSE midcap index rose by 6.87%, while small cap index appreciated by 7.40%. Among sect

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Expert Views: Retail inflation cools to five-year low of 3.17 percent in January

MUMBAI - India's annual consumer price inflation eased to 3.17 percent in January, its lowest level in at least five years, helped by a sharp cooling in food prices, government data showed on Monday.

Economists polled by Reuters expected last month's annual retail inflation to come in at 3.22 percent, compared with 3.41 percent in December.

Food infl

RBI to keep watch on long-term data for rate cuts: HDFC CEO

The Reserve Bank of India (RBI) will keep a close watch on certain data like crude oil prices, US economic data and monsoon, to consider a future cut in its lending rates, Vice Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of HDFC Keki Mistry said.

“There are three-four sources of data that the RBI would keep looking at — they would look at how crude prices progress, at how the mon

We maintain our Buy rating on Lupin Ltd by Ms. Sarabjit Kour Nangra - Angel

Below is the views on Lupin Limited 3QFY2017 Results by Ms. Sarabjit Kour Nangra (VP- Research IT, Angel Broking Pvt Ltd) 

Lupin (CMP: INR 1,488 / TP: INR 1,809 / Upside: 21.6%)

“Lupin posted results much better than expected on sales and OPM front. In sales the company posted sales of INR 4,110cr V/s INR 4,000cr expected a YoY gr

RBI has gone in a ‘Wait and Watch’ mode by Mr. Mayuresh Joshi - Angel Broking

Below is the views on the Sixth Bi-Monthly Monetary Policy by Mr. Mayuresh Joshi (Fund Manager, Angel Broking)

“The MPC of the RBI kept rates unchanged citing concerns emanating from spiralling crude prices, spill over effects from rising global food prices and the repercussions if any, of western policies/policy decision making that

RBI left the Repo rate unchanged at 6.25% despite lowering its inflation outlook and GDP growth projections by Mr Arvind Chari - Quantum AMC

Below is the Quote on RBI Monetary Policy by Mr. Arvind Chari, Head-Fixed Income & Alternatives, Quantum Advisors

“RBI left the Repo rate unchanged at 6.25% despite lowering its inflation outlook and GDP growth projections.  There seems to be a greater concern on global oil and commodity prices and thus its indicates to us that there is

Dove is not even hopping, forget about flying! - Motilal Oswal

Below is the views on RBI policy by Mr. Motilal Oswal, Chairman & MD, Motilal Oswal Financial Services Ltd 

RBI Guv once again decided not to bite the bullet. This is now becoming extreme dovish stance from RBI. ​ ​

Cut of 25 bps was widely expected and would have uplifted the sentiments. At this juncture, post long stint of shrinking econo

Expert views: RBI keeps policy rate on hold

The Reserve Bank of India (RBI) kept its repo rate on hold at 6.25 percent for a second straight policy meeting, opting to wait for more clarity on inflation trends and on how a radical crackdown on "black money" is impacting economic growth.

The RBI monetary policy committee on Wednesday voted 6-0, its third unanimous decision in a row since being established in September.<

The shareholders of Tata Sons voted to remove Cyrus Mistry from the Directorship of Tata Sons by Mr. Vaibhav Agrawal - Angel Broking

Below is the views on legal battle between the two sides by Mr. Vaibhav Agrawal (Head of Research and ARQ):

“In its EGM on 06th February 2017, the shareholders of Tata Sons voted to remove Cyrus Mistry from the Directorship of Tata Sons. The decision was a foregone conclusion as the Tata Trusts own 66% in Tata Sons and Tata group companies hold another 15%. Tata

The RBI shall have a positive effect on the markets by of Mr. Mayuresh Joshi - Angel Broking

Below is the views on rate front by the RBI shall have a positive effect by Mr. Mayuresh Joshi (Fund Manager, Angel Broking):

“The Indian markets continued their upward spiral and crossed levels of 8800 levels on the Nifty amidst reasonable global cues and respite on the earnings front so far in spite of the demonetisation fears. The markets are keenly

Rupee to weaken to record low over the coming year - Reuters poll

By Krishna Eluri

BENGALURU - India's rupee will reverse recent gains and sink to a record low in the coming year on expectations for a rise in the dollar even though U.S. President Donald Trump has made clear his dislike of a strong currency, a Reuters poll found.

The rupee has appreciated more than 1 percent so far this year, with most of those gai

Statutory reserve decision avoids Indian AT1 market pain: Fitch Ratings

The Reserve Bank of India's decision to allow Indian banks to use their statutory reserves to pay coupons on Basel III Additional Tier 1 (AT1) instruments avoids potential damage to sentiment in India's domestic AT1 market, which would have made it even harder for banks to raise the large amount of new capital that they require over the next two years, says Fitch Ratings.


Budget provides leeway to increase power demand, wanting in tackling stressed assets: Experts

The problem of subdued power demand ailing the thermal as well as renewable energy sectors was addressed by Union Finance Minister Arun Jaitley in his budget proposals for fiscal 2017-18 on February 1, but there is no "direct, head-on tackling of stressed power assets", experts say.

Jaitley said the country was well on its way to achieving 100 per cent village electr