Standard & Poor's 500 closer to 5-year high
Oct 5, 2012
Beth Ann Bovino on unemployment in the US
Oct 5, 2012
Federal Reserve announces new stimulus program
Sep 14, 2012
Thursday June 20, 2013
Wall Street fell sharply on Wednesday, with losses accelerating in afternoon trading after Federal Reserve chairman Ben Bernanke said the central bank could begin to scale back its stimulus measures later this year.
Tuesday June 18, 2013
Wall Street rose on Tuesday, led by growth-oriented sectors, as Federal Reserve policymakers gathered for a two-day meeting to discuss the future of the Fed's bond-buying to stimulate the economy.
Tuesday June 18, 2013
This is the third issue by ICICI Bank and makes it the second domestic lender to sell bonds to offshore Chinese investors after IDBI Bank's issue earlier on.
Friday June 14, 2013
Wall Street extended its slide on Friday, with the Dow losing more than 100 points as investors booked profits a day after the S&P 500 recorded its second-best session of the year and data showed consumer sentiment cooled off in June.
Thursday June 13, 2013
Wall Street fell on Wednesday in another volatile session as investors extended a recent selloff that has been driven by the unwinding of bullish bets built on supportive policy from the world's largest central banks.
Wednesday June 12, 2013
Fitch had cut India's outlook to negative in June 2012, following Standard & Poor's which just last month retained its negative outlook on the economy.
Tuesday June 11, 2013
Gold had already been hurt by talk the US Federal Reserve may be set to taper its monetary easing sooner than expected, after Standard & Poor's revised up its US sovereign credit outlook on Monday and a US payrolls report last week beat forecasts.
Monday June 10, 2013
S&P said the chances of a ratings downgrade is now "less than one in three" as improvements in tax receipts and economic performance are helping to bring down the country's debt levels.
Saturday June 8, 2013
The US May jobs report came in just right for investors - neither too weak nor too strong to rock the boat - but market participants are now questioning what's next for stocks.
Wednesday June 5, 2013
US stocks extended declines on Tuesday, with all three major indexes falling more than 1 per cent, as market participants booked profits with focus on the Federal Reserve possibly reducing its stimulus efforts.
Saturday June 1, 2013
Standing conventional stock market wisdom on its head, investors may wish for weaker-than-expected US employment numbers on June 7.
Friday May 31, 2013
Wall Street was little changed on Friday as stronger-than-expected data on manufacturing gave investors a reason to buy despite massive equity gains so far this year.
Wednesday May 29, 2013
Reliance has outlined plans to spend about $30 billion over the next few years, nearly 75 per cent of this in its core energy businesses of refining, petrochemical, and exploration and production (E&P).
Friday May 24, 2013
Wall Street fell for a third day on Friday, putting indexes on track for their first negative week since the middle of April, on lingering concern the Federal Reserve may scale back its stimulus measures to support the economy.
Sanjeev Bhasin | Sunday June 2, 2013
The markets in the week ahead are likely to react to the newly found momentum as foreign flows and global trends drive them higher.