RBI maintained status quo in its policy rate By Dr. Arun Singh - Dun & Bradstreet India.

Below is the view on RBI’s Monetary Policy By Dr. Arun Singh - Lead. Economist - Dun & Bradstreet India.


“The RBI maintained status quo in its policy rate while reiterating its focus on improving the liquidity situation. All eyes are now set on the monsoon rains as it could have potential inflationary or disinflationary pressures. The upside ri

Expert Views - RBI signals prospect of rate cut later this year

MUMBAI  - The Reserve Bank of India (RBI) kept its policy interest rate unchanged at a five-year low of 6.50 percent on Tuesday, while signalling the prospect of another cut later this year if monsoon rains dampen upward pressure on food prices.

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The broader trend is still bullish - Religare Securities Ltd

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

Equity markets consolidated in a narrow range in the passing week and gained close to a percent, in continuation the prevailing uptrend. Upbeat macro-economic data and hopes of better monsoon helped index to sustain at the higher l

RBI seen holding rates on June 7, cut next quarter: Reuters poll

By Shrutee Sarkar

THe Reserve Bank of India (RBI) is likely to keep its benchmark repo interest rate unchanged at a five-year low of 6.50 percent at a policy review on Tuesday, according to all but one of the 44 economists polled by Reuters this week.

The survey forecast just one more rate cut in the coming year, with most expecting the Reserve Bank of India to cut by 25 bas

We maintain our Buy rating on Sun Pharmaceutical Industries Ltd by Ms. Sarabjit Kour Nangra - Angel Broking Pvt Ltd

 Below is the views on Sun Pharmaceutical Industries Limited 4QFY2016 Results Ms. Sarabjit Kour Nangra (VP Research- Pharma, Angel Broking Pvt Ltd)
 
“For 4QFY2016 the company posted results below exceptions on sales front while posting results better than expected on the net profit. The company posted the sales of INR 7,414cr depicting a grow

We maintain our Buy rating on Aurobindo Pharma Ltd by Ms. Sarabjit Kour Nangra - Angel Broking Pvt Ltd

Below is the views on Aurobindo Pharma Ltd 4QFY2016 Results by Ms. Sarabjit Kour Nangra (VP- Research Pharma, Angel Broking Pvt Ltd)
 

 “For 4QFY2016, the company posted results below expectations on the net profit, while sales and OPM were mostly in line with the expectations. On the sales front, the sales came in at INR 3474cr, posting a gro

We maintain our Buy rating on IPCA Laboratories Ltd by Ms. Sarabjit Kour Nangra - Angel Broking Pvt Ltd

Below is the views on  IPCA Laboratories Ltd 4QFY2016 Results by Ms. Sarabjit Kour Nangra (VP Research- Pharma , Angel Broking Pvt Ltd)

IPCA Labs (CMP: INR 436 / TP: Under Review/ Upside:)

“For 4QFY2016, IPCA Labs posted results much below expectations on sales and OPM front, while tax write back lead the net profit come in better than

India's economy grows 7.9 percent in Jane-March

India's economic growth accelerated a stronger-than-expected 7.9 percent in the three months through March from a year earlier, up from a revised 7.2 percent in the previous quarter, government data showed on Tuesday.

For the 2015/16 fiscal year ending in March, growth came in at 7.6 percent, in line with the official estimate.

 

Most economists say Brexit will harm economy - poll

LONDON - Nine out of 10 of Britain's top economists working in London's City financial district, small business and academia believe the economy will be harmed if Britain leaves the European Union, a poll said on Sunday.

The poll, which the Observer newspaper said was the biggest of its kind drawing responses from more than 600 economists, is a boost

Quote on Economy & two years of Modi Government by Mr. Ajay Bodke - Prabhudas Lilladher Ltd

Below is the view on Quote on Economy & two years of Modi Government by Mr. Ajay Bodke (Prabhudas Lilladher Ltd)

NDA government under Prime Minister Modi had seriously underestimated the precarious state of the economy left behind by the previous regime. The excesses in the public sector banking system in particular were so egregious that it has taken the com

We have a Neutral rating on State Bank of India by Mr.Siddharth Purohit - Angel Broking Pvt Ltd

Below is the views on SBI 4QFY2016 Results by  Mr. Siddharth Purohit (Sr. Equity Research Analyst- Banking, Angel Broking Ltd)

 

“SBI Reported PAT of INR 1263.4 cr which was more or less in line with expectations, however other income has been higher due to exchange gain on repatriation of funds from foreign office to India, in the abse

Modi Govts 2 years and Nifty 8k by Mr. Motilal Oswal - Motilal Oswal Financial Services Ltd

below is the views on Modi government completing 2 years and Nifty touching 8000 By Mr. Motilal Oswal, CMD , Motilal Oswal Financial Services Ltd

It is said, the harder you work , the luckier you become. The oil price fall is the biggest blessing for a very hard working Government. I think the Government has been able to create a huge positive environment

Interview: Banks Board Bureau chief says it's time for mergers

By Douglas Busvine

NEW DELHI  - Having bitten the bullet on bad loans, India's state-owned banks now need to merge into half a dozen well-capitalised institutions than can underwrite economic growth, the official overseeing the sector's overhaul said.

Vinod Rai, the veteran bureaucrat appointed this year to run the new Banks Boa

Interview: Pakistan to start 'soft-marketing' state airline stake sale in June

By Karin Strohecker

LONDON- Pakistan will next month begin the marketing process for selling a 49 percent stake in Pakistan International Airlines, and also plans to list shares in several power utility firms this year, privatisation minister Mohammad Zubair said on Monday.

"We are going to start the soft marketing in June," he tol

So, was it all only about Apple Apps and Maps, Mr Tim Cook?

He came. He saw. But Apple CEO Tim Cook is yet to get the biggest bite into the huge consumer base in the country, of which every tech player -- from China to Korea to Taiwan -- is trying to get a bigger share.

If we look at why, in the first place, Cook came to India in this sweltering heat, it would not be wrong to interprete his first visit to the country as an explorator

We maintain our Buy rating on Punjab National Bank by Mr. Siddharth Purohit - Angel Broking Pvt Ltd

Below is the views on Punjab National Bank 4QFY2016 Results by Mr. Siddharth Purohit (Sr. Equity Research Analyst- Banking, Angel Broking Pvt Ltd)
 
“PNB has come out with numbers much lower than our and street’s expectations. Provisions went up 2.8x QoQ to INR 10,485 cr and consequently the bank reported a loss of INR 5,367 cr. Asse

Election & Markets Impact by Mr. Motilal Oswal - Motilal Oswal Securities Ltd

Below is the view on State Election & impact on markets  by Mr. Motilal Oswal,CMD,Motilal Oswal Financial Services Ltd

5 state election results, what a day it is. BJP has won only one state- Assam. The trend has reversed for the BJP with this win. So if we were to count on pan India sentiments ,these results really do not bring out anythin