Monday December 30, 2013
World stocks were putting the finishing touches to a bumper year on Monday, steady at a six-year peak as rising benchmark bond yields and commodity prices underscored expectations of firmer global growth in 2014.
Sunday September 15, 2013
The week began with the news of U.S. threat of attack on Syria, which saw oil prices spike up sharply and in turn saw bond prices rising, with equity markets globally seeing a sharp correction
Monday August 19, 2013
However, the trade balance was in deficit for the 13th consecutive month in July, as imports surged by the most in three years due to the weak yen and rising oil prices that have made Japan's energy imports ever more expensive.
Thursday July 4, 2013
Encouraging news about the US jobs market trumped rising oil prices and worrying developments in Europe's simmering debt crisis on Wednesday.
Tuesday June 11, 2013
Brent crude tumbled below $102 per barrel on Tuesday after the United States nearly doubled the estimate of its shale oil and investors worried that central banks, following Japan, could rein in their loose monetary policy.
Friday May 10, 2013
Brent crude oil slid below $104 a barrel on Friday as rising supplies and doubts over China's economy Friday outweighed stronger signs of a U.S. recovery.
Sunday April 21, 2013
Lower airfares, cheaper food and rising profit margins are among the benefits that should flow from tumbling oil and commodity prices - but only after a long lead time.
Thursday April 18, 2013
The markets pared their early gains, after snapping a two-day gaining streak on Tuesday, but stayed in the green with oil marketing companies rising on hopes of that the recent slump in crude prices will lower the cost of under-recoveries.
Tuesday April 16, 2013
Indian shares gained for a second day, with the Sensex rising 1 per cent and the 50-share Nifty up 1.1 per cent, crossing the psychologically important level of 5,600 for the first time since April 11.
Thursday March 14, 2013
Oil prices were pushed lower on Thursday by higher-than-expected US crude inventories and disappointing industrial production in Europe.
Tuesday January 8, 2013
Brokerage firm Kotak Institutional Equities today revised its estimates of under-recoveries on diesel, kerosene and LPG to Rs 1.3 trillion for FY14 against Rs 1 trillion amid firmness in international oil prices, weaker exchange rate and the governme...
Wednesday December 12, 2012
Rising for the second consecutive month, retail inflation surged 9.90 per cent in November driven mainly by rising prices of food items such as sugar, vegetables, edible oil and clothing.
Monday September 10, 2012
Saudi Arabia is concerned about rising oil prices in the international oil market. The current high price of oil is simply not supported by market fundamentals,- he said in a statement.
Friday September 7, 2012
Retail prices of essential commodities like sugar, edible oil and pulses may jump by 15 per cent in the coming festive season due to rising demand and poor rainfall affecting output, a study has said.
Monday August 20, 2012
Oil prices rose for a fifth straight day of gains Monday, on the back of rising consumer confidence in the US.
Friday August 17, 2012
The White House is "dusting off old plans" for a potential release of oil reserves to dampen rising gasoline prices and prevent high energy costs from undermining sanctions against Iran, a source with knowledge of the situation said on Thursday.
Anupam Varma | Thursday June 21, 2012
BHEL was among the top Nifty gainers today, rising 2.5 per cent to Rs 220.35 on the NSE.
Tuesday June 5, 2012
Brent crude prices rebounded for a second straight session on Tuesday, rising above $99 per barrel.
Saturday May 12, 2012
Reserve Bank deputy governor Subir Gokarn said the central bank expected some bottoming out of the slowdown over the course of the year, adding that a number of other data, apart from IIP, were also showing signs of slowdown in manufacturing. He furt...
Sunday April 29, 2012
Prime Minister Manmohan Singh said on Saturday that spiralling international oil prices have put a strain on the country's import bill and domestic prices need to be rationalised. State-owned oil companies haven't raised diesel, domestic LPG and kero...