Yoosef KP

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Closing in: Infosys rally narrows valuation gap with TCS

nvestors seem to have not only bought into the Infosys growth story but also the fact that the company intends to distribute a larger portion of free cash-flows to shareholders.

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Earnings revival key to sustained markets rally as downgrades continue

Net sales for a sample of 2,179 companies grew at a lowest pace of 5.9% in Q1FY20, compared to 9.5% in Q4FY19 and over 18% for the quarter ended December 2018, data from Capitaline revealed.

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Tata Motors stock tanks 9.3 pct to hit a near-decade low

Interestingly, the market capitalisation of Tata Motors, which boasted over 14% to the Tata Group’s market valuation in the beginning of 2018, plunged to just 3.1% as on Wednesday.

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Sensex soars 637 points amid FPI tax proposal rollback buzz

Foreign investors, once the driving force of Indian equities, have been cutting their exposure ever since the government proposed a higher tax on overseas funds structured as trusts.

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RBI cut fails to cheer rate-sensitive stocks

Conventionally, rate sensitive stocks tend to move up when RBI reduces interest rate as the cut in turn will boost credit growth in the banking system, there by giving more money in the hands of customers.

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Airtel pips Maruti, Axis Bank; now 13th most valued firm by m-cap

In fact, this is the first time that Bharti’s Arpu came higher than that of Jio.

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Brewing trouble: Nearly 90% stocks down after Budget

Budget 2019 India: Foreign portfolio investors (FPIs) have pared their portfolios for 13 straight sessions, selling shares worth $1.62 billion since July 5 — sales in the last three sessions have crossed $500 million.

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Markets take a tumble again; FPIs pull out $1.2 billion in July

Sensex has shed 1,200 points in the last three sessions, taking the benchmarks down to a two-month low.

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Indian equity market only loser among top 10 in last one month

While the Indian rupee appreciated nearly 2% against the greenback in the last one month, euro and Hong Kong dollar gained 0.43%. and 0.08%, respectively.

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Budget 2019: Shares of many MNCs likely to be hit with proposal to increase public shareholding

Union Budget 2019 India: There are 1,101 companies on Union Budget 2019 India: BSE, enjoying promoter holding of more than 65%.

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Sensex at 40k-mark but mid-caps stocks are faring poorly

Sensex’s reaching the 40k-mark in early June may suggest market is in good health, but reality is quite different; mid-caps and small caps are faring poorly.

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Nearly one-fourth of India Inc posted losses in FY19

Loss-making companies have among them lost Rs 2 lakh crore in FY19 — a 15-fold jump over the last 10 years. In contrast, a clutch of 316 firms in FY10 had reported a combined loss of Rs 12,995 crore. 

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Reliance Industries overtakes Indian Oil to become largest company by revenue

The Mukesh Ambani-led Reliance Industries (RIL), which was about half the size of Indian Oil Corporation (IOC) till nearly 11 years ago, has displaced the public sector refiner as the biggest company by revenue.

While the net revenue of RIL surged by 44.8% in FY19 to Rs 5.67 lakh crore, the revenues of IOC rose by 28.03% during the year to Rs 5.28 lakh crore — Rs 38,986 crore less than that of RIL, Bloomberg data show News

Market boost: Stocks soar ahead of Sunday’s exit polls

The Sensex gained a smart 537.29 points or 1.44% to close at 37,930.77, suggesting investors are pricing in the formation of a stable government. The broader Nifty rallied 150.05 points, or 1.33%, to end the session at 11,407

With Friday’s gain, the Sensex has added about 816 points in the last two sessions. (File photo) News

Sensex continues to fall, investors lose over Rs 6 lakh crore in 7 days

With Thursday’s fall, the Sensex has lost 1,508.42 points or about 4% in the last seven sessions, marking its longest losing streak in nearly three months.

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Reliance, TCS, HDFC Bank stand tall as broader index loses Rs 2 lakh cr in market cap

The losses would be even higher, if one were to exclude three big firms – Reliance Industries, Tata Consultancy Services and HDFC Bank – from the sample.

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Reliance Industries posts its lowest ever return on assets in last fiscal

The Kotak Institutional Equities also opined notwithstanding Jio’s demerger, overall capital work in progress remained high at `1.8 lakh crore, including `1.1 lakh crore in standalone entity.

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Manic Monday: Soaring crude prices send stocks crashing

Skittish investors rush to take risk off the table for fear rising oil prices would hurt India’s macro-economics.

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HDFC, ICICI Bank among top gainers as Nifty rallies 18% from October lows

Sensex and Nifty touch new lifetime closing highs as investors remained in an intense buying mode for fourth session in a row

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Time to buy? More than half of BSE 500 companies trading at discounts

The strong up move in select heavy weight stocks has left the markets expensive.

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Stock markets: Narrow rally, fuelled by just TCS and RIL

Since June last year, the combined market cap of companies listed on the BSE surged by Rs 3.6 lakh crore to Rs 148.62 lakh crore.

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Sensex reclaiming 38K level fails to enthuse investor

Since June 2018, the market capitalisation of BSE-listed companies surged by Rs 3.6 lakh crore to Rs 148.62 lakh crore.

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Deadline looms: Bharti Airtel, DLF, top PSUs among companies yet to appoint woman directors

In total, 101 companies are non-compliant on this parameter as on date. The new regulation comes into effect from April 1.

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Monday blues! Falling for eight day in a row, Sensex drops 311 points

Since January, Nifty has fallen 4.2% in dollar terms, making it the only loser among the top global markets.

Monday blues! Falling for eight day in a row, Sensex drops 311 points

Relentless selling: Markets fall for sixth straight day as large stocks lose value

While the broader market has been underperforming for more than a year now, even heavyweights within the benchmarks are losing value.

Relentless selling: Markets fall for sixth straight day as large stocks lose value

Markets bleed: 59 BSE-500 stocks hit 52-week lows, Vedanta, Emami among worst hit

Corporate profits in Q3FY19 have been more than disappointing with a host of heavyweights, including Tata Motors and Vodafone-Idea, reporting large losses.

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