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Stocks in the news: HDFC Bank, Jet Airways, RIL, GVK Power and Goa Carbon

NEW DELHI: Nifty futures on the Singapore Exchange were trading 7 points, or 0.06 per cent, lower at 11,801, indicating a flat-to-negative start for the Nifty50. Here are a few stocks which may buzz the most in today’s trade: Reliance Industries: Shares of oil and gas-to-telecom behemoth Reliance IndustriesNSE -2.33 % (RIL) may advance on Monday but gains could fizzle out as the ... Read More »

Stocks in the news: DHFL, Rallis India, HCL Tech, DLF and Fortis Healthcare

NEW DELHI: Nifty futures on the Singapore Exchange were trading 3.50 points, or 0.03 per cent, lower at 11,572.50, indicating a flat start for the Nifty50. Here are a few stocks which may buzz the most in today’s trade: Bharti Airtel, Infratel: The telecom operator has transferred additional 16.76 per cent stake, worth Rs 10,000 crore, it holds in telecom tower ... Read More »

Stocks in the news: Mindtree, Hotel Leelaventure, RCom, L&T and Jet Airways

NEW DELHI: Nifty futures on the Singapore Exchange were trading 18 points, or 0.16 per cent, higher at 11,529.50, indicating a positive start for the Nifty50. Here are a few stocks, which may buzz the most in today’s trade: L&T, MindtreeNSE -1.78 %: L&T has entered into a deal to buy Cafe Coffee Day owner V G Siddhartha’s 20.32 per cent stake ... Read More »

Stocks in the news: Dish TV, Mindtree, Jet Airways, Gruh Finance and DHFL

NEW DELHI: Nifty futures on the Singapore Exchange were trading 33 points, or 0.29 per cent, higher at 11,507, indicating a positive start for the Nifty50. Here are a few stocks which may buzz the most in today’s trade. Mindtree: Larsen & Toubro (L&T) is planning to sign a deal with Café Coffee Day founder VG Siddhartha to buy his 21 ... Read More »

What is stock lending and borrowing & how it works

What is SLB? Securities Lending and Borrowing is a mechanism through which investors can borrow or lend shares to other market participants. The platform provides a viable alternative to derivatives market for purposes of hedging. Borrowers in SLB are usually short-sellers i.e. traders who want to sell shares that they don’t own. Lenders on the other hand are those investors who have bought ... Read More »

Stocks in the news: YES, Bandhan Bank, Titan Company, ONGC and Sobha

NEW DELHI: Nifty futures on the Singapore Exchange were trading 107.50 point, or 1 per cent, higher at 10,886, indicating a strong start for the Nifty50. Here are a few stocks which may buzz the most in today’s trade: Bandhan Bank: Bandhan Banks’s talks with HDFC to either buy into or merge with Gruh Finance, a mortgage-lender for the less affluent, ... Read More »

We are always open to mergers and acquisitions: Nishant Pitti, CEO, EaseMyTrip

Having clocked profit to the tune of Rs 30 crore last year, online travel platform EaseMyTrip does not need any fresh funding, according to its CEO and founder Nishant Pitti. “We are not in a desperate need of any funding. If we want to expand, we have enough of funds and we can expand of our own. But we are always open to ... Read More »

Week ahead in business and finance

Monday Full-year results MJ Gleeson Trading update Dairy Crest Economics CPI (EZ) Tuesday The focus at Ocado is shifting from bagging overseas contracts to executing them. The FTSE 100 firm’s shares have surged after striking deals to supply its automated warehouses to companies in France, Canada, Sweden and the US. City analysts now expect the flow of deals to slow. ... Read More »

Global Economy Week Ahead: U.S. GDP Revisions and Other Data

The U.S. Commerce Department releases personal consumption data this week,a measure of household spending on everything from hospital stays to groceries. PHOTO: SCOTT OLSON/GETTY IMAGES In the week ahead, the U.S. Commerce Department releases second-quarter gross domestic product revisions and July personal-income figures. Overseas, Brazil will see second-quarter gross domestic product data and China will release factory-activity numbers. Wednesday: The Commerce Department ... Read More »

Partisanship’s a Helluva Drug — And It’s Reshaping the Economy

Spencer Platt/Getty Images Since his inauguration, President Donald Trump has tweeted about the economy, stock market, unemployment and/or consumer confidence at least 172 times. Read those messages, and you’ll find one consistent theme: The notion that Americans’ sky-high confidence in the economy is evidence of Trump’s popularity and success. “Our Economy is doing better than ever,” he said in a fairly representative tweet ... Read More »