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Nervousness may grip markets ahead of GST roll out, derivatives expiry

Analysts also see the markets to be in corrective phase after the super rally. Photo: Mint Mumbai: This week, the markets are likely to focus on June series Futures and Options expiry, Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s US visit and the goods and service tax (GST) roll out. PM Modi is on a three-nation tour to Portugal, the US and the ... Read More »

4 Stocks In Buy Range Ahead Of Earnings Reports: Investing Action Plan

Here’s your Investing Action Plan for Tuesday: what you need to know as an investor for the coming day. Fan favorites like Apple (AAPL) and Facebook (FB) give current stockholders reason to cheer but are well above buying range. Even Apple bull Warren Buffett wouldn’t buy its shares again now and is skittish about Amazon.com (AMZN), despite admitting that he ... Read More »

The week ahead in business and finance

Online fashion retailer boohoo.com will publish its full-year results this week Monday April 24 Full-year results:Nasstar Production report: Anglo American AGM: Biome Technologies, Microgen, Globaltrans Investment, Anglo American, Anglo African Agriculture Economics: CBI industrial order expectations (UK), HPI m/m (US), Ifo business climate (GER) Tuesday April 25 Expect few surprises from Whitbread, owner of Costa Coffee and Premier Inn owner ... Read More »

Oil prices fall as production creeps up ahead of announced 2017 output cut

Oil prices fell by one percent on Monday as a higher U.S. rig count unsettled markets amid nagging concern that output cuts, planned as part of concerted action between producer club OPEC and Russia, might not be as big as initially anticipated. Brent crude futures were trading at $53.89 per barrel at 0132 GMT, down 57 cents, or over 1 ... Read More »

Ford to push ahead with Mexico move despite Trump threat

US carmaker Ford is pushing ahead with plans to move some production to Mexico despite a threat by President-elect Donald Trump to impose hefty tariffs. Ford chief executive Mark Fields said it was “going forward” with its plan to shift production of small cars from its Michigan plant. However, he repeated assurances that no jobs would be lost due to ... Read More »

UK presses ahead with apprenticeship levy despite calls for Brexit delay

Britain confirmed on Friday it would press ahead with plans to impose a levy on large employers from early next year to help pay for training workers, despite calls from business groups for the charge to be delayed to soften the economic impact of Brexit. The decision comes as Britain faces the looming prospect of a recession, fuelled by wilting ... Read More »