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Google’s new Pixel phones can benefit from demise of Galaxy Note 7 and take on Apple in high-end market.
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Some think that Trump's poor understanding of the legislative process dooms the rest of his legislative agenda does this mean that the stock market is on thin ice?
China is setting up outposts in the Indian Ocean as part of Beijing’s broader strategy to secure the passage of Middle East oil through the Strait of Malacca and counter American naval hegemony in the
Here's what to watch the week of March 27.
I am seeing a shift in the VIX related ETFs and ETNs where investors seem less interested in using them as hedges, but rather want to use them as long risk positions. The performance demonstrates why
Reliance Industries’ shares are unlikely to take a big blow on Monday despite Securities Exchange Board of India banning Reliance Industries from accessing equities derivatives market for a year and
It’s getting harder than ever, but there is one corner of the market that got way ahead of the S&P 500 and has since taken a step back. I’m talking about real estate investment trusts (REITs).
As recently as last week, many high quality closed-end funds (CEFs) were being neglected thanks to the headline worry that higher rates would hurt them. That nonsense stopped abruptly when Fed chair J
What was the fraud? Why did Sebi drag its feet on the order? What options does RIL have now?
Gold prices softened by Rs 20 to Rs 29,330 per ten grams at the bullion market today, tracking a weak trend overseas amid easing demand from local jewellers. Silver, however, advanced by Rs 425 to ..
Health care legislation never made it to a vote Friday, but surprisingly, the stock market didn’t react much, and could open next week focused on possible tax reform and key data.
A dramatic session on Wall Street ended with stocks slightly lower on Friday as they pared losses in late-afternoon trading after Republicans pulled their Bill to overhaul the US healthcare system.
With Snap Inc. having gained huge attention in the run up to its IPO and afterwards, S&P Global Market Intelligence has crunched data analysing its credit score and profile, revealing that Snap is "mo
Both near term company-specific and economic risks have punished the stock prices of companies like UPS and FedEx recently. However, freight-shipping-courier may benefit from industry-wide changes o
Emerging markets have a solid long-term outlook as low valuations, improved fundamentals and better earnings will boost opportunities. However, recent moves in commodity prices, interest rates and inf
One of the biggest waves of store closures in decades looks set to leave malls across America empty as shoppers go online rather than into bricks-and-mortar shops.
Foreigners made 2.9m visits to the UK in January, up 11 per cent on the same month last year, according to the Office for National Statistics.
Bosses put the battered lender up for sale last month as part of a desperate bid to boost its cash reserves following years of losses after an accounting scandal.
Vitol said volumes of crude oil and products rose 16 per cent to 2.6bn barrels for 2016. But the lower average oil price over the year caused turnover to fall to £121bn, the company said yesterday.
John Fallon took home a total of £1.5m in 2016, up from £1.3m the year before. Pearson suffered a further blow from collapsing demand for education textbooks in North America.
Millionaire banker Tidjane Thiam's pay packets have stunned many in the normally unshockable City, turning him into a modern poster boy for corporate excess.
Profits increased to £346m in the six months to January 31 from £168m a year before. Sales jumped 18 per cent to £1.6billion in the same period - – though remained flat on an underlying basis.
When it comes to stock valuations, strong brand value like in Apple or Disney, are important. Compare them to the recent experiences of Samsung, Chipotle and Wells Fargo. Amazon's brand may be in peri
According to the latest AAII Sentiment Survey, 60% of respondents said that the latest rate hikes have very little impact on their outlook and portfolio decisions.
The chairman of China’s leading dairy company, Yang Kai, may need an extra glass of milk for his sleep tonight. His fortune dropped by $2.5 billion as Huishan Dairy stock plunged by 85% in Hong Kong b
The Benguluru-based company had raised Rs 103.5 crore by allotting shares to anchor investors
It hopes that government would soon announce measures to resolve the issue of bad loans
Prices for rare whisky in auction houses exploded in 2016
Sears says it may not make it another year and Fairholme Fund increases position
Plea has been declined as the hallmarking scheme for silver is voluntary
Reports in the media suggest that eBay India is in talks with Indian e-commerce major Flipkart to merge their e-commerce operations, as part of the latter’s new plan to raise $2 billion.
As it struggles to grow its user base, and in turn ad revenues, Twitter is exploring another steady source of revenues. The company is reportedly considering a premium version of TweetDeck, which will
GameStop hopes new consoles will attract more people to its stores, but the retailer must grapple with an increasing shift to digital downloads and gamers buying fewer titles.

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