Jan 14, 2013 9:29 AM ET
Jaiprakash Power third quarter net loss swung to a quarterly loss. JSW Steel said third quarter steel production increased 8%. Petronet LNG third quarter climbed 7.8% and Tata Consultancy Services net profit in the quarter grew 3.5% to nearly $700 million.
Jan 11, 2013 4:42 PM ET
U.S. and world markets hovered near 22-month high and U.S. trade deficit in November widened on global economic recovery. Banks were in focus ahead of earnings next week. The euro traded at a 2-month high. Japan embarked on the largest stimulus since 2008 and inflation in China gained momentum.
Jan 11, 2013 10:51 AM ET
Stocks in Tokyo closed higher and closed the ninth weekly advance in a row, the longest weekly increases since 1988. Prime Minister Shinzo Abe proposed $115 billion of stimulus plan and demanded central bank to put maximizing employment on top of its agenda.
Jan 11, 2013 9:27 AM ET
Bajaj Corp third quarter net profit soared 46% and CMC net profit jumped 24%. Infosys third quarter net profit was nearly flat at $434 million. Power Grid raised $500 million in its first foreign currency public offering.
Jan 10, 2013 1:53 AM ET
Engineers India declined as government approved disinvestment plan. Gujarat NRE Coke net profit soared. Infosys is scheduled to report third quarter earnings on January 11. Rolta arm wins contract of $31 million. VKS Projects board approved stock split.
Jan 09, 2013 1:08 PM ET
Stocks in New York extended European market gains on the corporate earnings optimism. Italy led the gains in European markets advance and reported record unemployment for the second month in a row. German industrial production barely budged. Nikkei in Japan rose on stimulus hopes.
Jan 09, 2013 9:08 AM ET
Two month old rally in Tokyo stocks continued after the yen edged lower and international investors added net positions to Japanese stocks. Education stocks soared on the hopes of a tax exemption for grandchildren schooling gift. Resource sector stocks led the gainers.
Jan 09, 2013 8:19 AM ET
Bank of India rallied on the fund raising plan. Bharti Airtel increased 25% price on data plans. IndusInd Bank third quarter net profit jumped 29.8%. Western India Shipyard secured orders valued $3 million.
Jan 08, 2013 10:36 AM ET
Stocks in Tokyo eased for the second day in a row and the yen struggled to rebound. The Nikkei declined 0.9% and the yen closed at 87.51 to a dollar. Prime Minister Shinzo Abe is expected to announce a broad stimulus package and press for higher inflation target with the Bank of Japan.
Jan 08, 2013 9:34 AM ET
Educomp agreed to sell its 50% stake in Eurokids International Limited. PVR purchased controlling stake in Cinemax. United Spirits said UK based Diageo plc postponed the purchase of 26% additional stake scheduled on January 7.