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6 05, 2016

Results: 21 of 50 Nifty Companies Show 10% Growth in Net Profit for Q4 2016, Annual Growth at 12%

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Q4 Results are out! As the Nifty 50 companies line up to disclose their performance report, we bring you a summary of their results along with the schedule of the results to come. (check out the earlier post here)

Nifty 50 Companies FY16 Results Schedule for the quarter ended March 31, 2016 (21)

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6 05, 2016

How To Start A Private Bank In India – RBI Drafts New Regulations

By |May 6th, 2016|Categories: General|Tags: , , |0 Comments

RBI start new banks regulations

RBI will allow banks to be created “on tap” in the private sector. Meaning if you qualify, you can go apply for a license – much like a driving license – and get one. The previous model was: you waited till the RBI told you it wanted people to bid for a license. This wait could […]

5 05, 2016

Podcast: The Ricoh Fiasco and the Parag IPO

By |May 5th, 2016|Categories: General|Tags: |2 Comments

We’re trying things everyday, and here’s a new format – a podcast! Vashistha and I have some fun things to say about what’s going on with Ricoh and then all we think of the Parag Food IPO:

5 05, 2016

HSBC Fund reduces stake in Everest Industries while Morgan Stanley buys 0.84%

By |May 5th, 2016|Categories: Stocks|Tags: , , , , , |0 Comments

Everest Industries

Everest Industries offers building solutions for roofing, ceiling, wall, flooring and cladding and steel buildings for industrial, commercial and residential applications. The Company operates in two segments: building products and steel buildings. The building products segment includes manufacturing and trading of roofing products, boards and panels, other building products and accessories. The steel buildings segment consists of manufacture and erection of pre-engineered and smart steel buildings, and its […]

5 05, 2016

Monthly Charts: Nifty and Sensex do 1% in April, But Don’t Sell in May And Go Away

By |May 5th, 2016|Categories: Analysis|Tags: , , , |4 Comments

The Nifty moved 1.4% up in April, which took teh annual return to just about flat (the index is down about 1.2% in 2016). We’ve now had two lousy months (Jan and Feb) and two good months (March and April) – with May already showing signs of recalcitrance.

Nifty Monthly Returns

The Sensex we have a longer history for:

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4 05, 2016

Aberdeen Asset Management reduces stake in Ramco Cement

By |May 4th, 2016|Categories: Stocks|Tags: , , , |0 Comments

The Ramco Cement

The Ramco Cements manufactures Portland cement with a current total production capacity of 16.45 MTPA (out of which Satellite Grinding units capacity alone is 4 MTPA).

The company is the fifth largest cement producer in the country with plants in Tamil Nadu, Andhra Pradesh and Karnataka.

The Ramco Cements Share Price May 2016

Aberdeen Asset Management sold […]

3 05, 2016

Indian Auto Sales: Renault sales rise 3 fold, Royal Enfield clocks 42.1% and Maruti checks in at 13.3%

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The Indian Auto Industry is greatly dependent on the Agricultural sector. After 2 years of continuous droughts, the India is set to witness a higher than usual monsoon as per the Indian Met Department. Though it is too early to comment on this, we expect the effect of this only after the months of September and October.

Maruti – which dominates the Indian Domestic Passenger Vehicles market has had to change […]

2 05, 2016

Results: 18 of 50 Nifty Companies Show 0.6% Decline in Net Profit for Q4 2016, Annual Growth at 11%

By |May 2nd, 2016|Categories: Stocks|Tags: , |0 Comments

Q4 Results are out! As the Nifty 50 companies line up to disclose their performance report, we bring you a summary of their results along with the schedule of the results to come. (check out the earlier post here)

Nifty 50 Companies FY16 Results Schedule for the quarter ended March 31, 2016 (18)

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29 04, 2016

Life Insurance Corporation of India ups stake in Colgate Palmolive from 4.73% to 5.02%

By |April 29th, 2016|Categories: Stocks|Tags: , , , |0 Comments

Colgate Palmolive

The Colgate-Palmolive Company is an American multinational consumer products company focused on the production, distribution and provision of household, health care and personal products, such as soaps, detergents, and oral hygiene products (including toothpaste and toothbrushes).

Today, Colgate has numerous subsidiary organizations spanning 200 countries, but it is publicly listed in only two, the United States and India.

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29 04, 2016

Life Insurance Corporation of India ups stake in NHPC from 3.44% to 8.74%

By |April 29th, 2016|Categories: Stocks|Tags: , , , |1 Comment

NHPC

NHPC Limited (National Hydroelectric Power Corporation is an Indian Hydropower generation company established with an objective to plan, promote and organize an integrated and efficient development of hydroelectric power in all aspects. Currently the company has expanded its business to include other sources of energy like Geothermal, Tidal, Wind etc.

At present, NHPC is a Mini Ratna Category-I Enterprise of the Govt. of India.

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28 04, 2016

Jubilant Consumer sells 3.47% in Jubilant Foodworks to Credit Suisse (Singapore)

By |April 28th, 2016|Categories: Stocks|Tags: , , , |0 Comments

Jubilant Foodworks

Jubilant FoodWorks is a Jubilant Bhartia Group Company.

The Company & its subsidiary operates Domino’s Pizza brand with the exclusive rights for India, Nepal, Bangladesh and Sri Lanka.

The Company launched Dunkin’ Donuts in India in April 2012 in Delhi. The Company has 70 Dunkin’ Donuts restaurants in India (as of February 11, 2016).

Jubilant Foodworks Share Price April 2016

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28 04, 2016

Tree Line Asia Master Fund and Swiss Finance Corporation purchase 2.5% in Indiabulls Real Estate

By |April 28th, 2016|Categories: Stocks|Tags: , , , |0 Comments

Indiabulls Real Estate

With prime focus on construction and development of residential, commercial & SEZ projects across major Indian Metros & London, Indiabulls Real Estate has expanded its projects portfolio.

Today it ranks third amongst the top Real Estate companies. Indiabulls Real Estate is in a strategic partnership with Farallon Capital Management LLC of USA.

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28 04, 2016

HongKong Victory Investment buys 1.39% stake in Diamond Power Infrastructure

By |April 28th, 2016|Categories: Stocks|Tags: , , |0 Comments

Diamond Power Infrastructure

India’s largest and only integrated manufacturer of power transmission equipment and turnkey services provider (EPC).

In-house manufacturing facilities for cables, conductors, transformers and transmission towers, Design and manufacturing of a wide range of power transmission equipment that includes Conductors, Power Cables-HV, LV & UHV and Transformers.

Diamond Power Infrastructure Share Price April 2016

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28 04, 2016

Early Results: 12 of 50 Nifty Companies Show 18.6% Increase in Net Profit for Q4 2016, Annual Growth at 14.3%

By |April 28th, 2016|Categories: Stocks|Tags: , |0 Comments

Q4 Results are out! As the Nifty 50 companies line up to disclose their performance report, we bring you a summary of their results along with the schedule of the results to come.

Nifty 50 Companies FY16 Results Schedule March 31, 2016

Nifty 50 Companies FY16 Results for the year ended March 31, 2016

The Standouts: