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Thousands of car finance payments could be hit by economic downturn, analysts warn

Thousands of drivers would be unable to keep up their car payments in the event of an economic downturn, analysts have warned, prompting concerns about a mis-selling scandal. With nearly 90 per cent of new cars sold using finance deals, the majority of which means the owner effectively leases their vehicle for three or four years instead of buying outright, ... Read More »

Buy, Sell, Hold Analysts have these 4 stocks on their radar today

Citi maintained its buy call on the stock with an increase in its bull case target to Rs 1,923 due to higher Jio valuation and lower peak net debt. It believes that the company’s outperformance could sustain as the earnings are an at an inflection point. Among key risks to the stock are weakening in refining fundamentals and global petrochemical ... Read More »

Buy, Sell, Hold: Here are 3 stocks that analysts are tracking today

Yes Bank Macquarie has maintained an outperform rating on the stock with an unchanged target of Rs 1,800. It believes that the asset quality slippage in the bank’s Q4 is disappointing, while the net profit was in line with its estimates. The negative surprise in the results could have a bearing on the stock performance. The research firm has made ... Read More »

Starbucks’ CEO transition unlikely to stymie growth: analysts

Starbucks Chief Executive Howard Schultz’s decision to step down is unlikely to hamper growth at the world’s biggest coffee chain as his successor Kevin Johnson is well suited to take the helm, analysts said. Starbucks Corp (SBUX.O) said on Thursday that Schultz would step down as CEO on April 3 to focus on new high-end coffee shops, handing the top ... Read More »

7th Pay Commission: Pay hike to boost growth, say India Inc, analysts

India Inc, analysts gave thumbs up to the Union Cabinet decision to clear the 7th Central Pay Commission recommendations, stating the move will “boost consumption in the economy” and lead to higher GDP growth. The pay hike combined with continued public push to the capital expenditure will help steer the economy to higher growth levels of 8 per cent and ... Read More »

ANZ’s bad loans to miners are just ‘tip of the iceberg’, analysts say

Bank says writedowns have risen $100m to $900m in a month thanks to commodity prices but analysts point to a crisis for coal industry ANZ increased its projected costs associated with lending to the mining and resources industries from $800m to $900m. Photograph: Greg Wood/AFP/Getty Images An announcement today that ANZ is absorbing a bigger than expected loss as a ... Read More »