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Blue Dart hits 52-week high on robust Q2 net

The company reported a three-fold jump in its profit to Rs 41.39 crore from Rs 13.99 crore a year ago. Revenue from operations rose 8 per cent to Rs 864.42 crore compared with Rs 800.07 crore clocked during the year-ago period.

30 Oct 2020 12:13 pm
Reliance Industries climbs 1% ahead of Q2 results

Motilal Oswal expects RIL to post a decline of 34.4 per cent in the September quarter net profit, while net sales may drop 23.8 per cent from a year ago.

30 Oct 2020 12:05 pm
Stock market news; Vodafone Idea shares gain over 1%

A total of 219,409,694 shares changed hands on the counter till 12:05PM (IST).

30 Oct 2020 11:52 am
Stock market update: 9 stocks hit 52-week lows on NSE

Domestic benchmark index NSE Nifty was trading 71.95 points down at 11598.85, while the BSE Sensex was trading 296.38 points down at 39453.47.

30 Oct 2020 11:42 am
Is a major upside likely in Pidilite?

Pidilite was a laggard among many of the erstwhile high flying FMCG/consumer stocks. It has made some sort of comeback, says Sandip Sabharwal.

30 Oct 2020 11:41 am
Stock market update: 36 stocks hit 52-week highs on NSE

Overall, 21 shares were trading in green in Nifty50 index, while 29 were trading in red in the afternoon trade.

30 Oct 2020 11:31 am
SIS shares climb 12% as Q2 profit jumps 42%

Historically high operating cash flows have led to a net debt reduction of over Rs 210 crore and net debt or EBITDA (Earnings before interest, taxes, depreciation, and amortization) declined to less than 1, which has been reaffirmed by our credit rating upgrade from A+ to AA-, SIS Group managing Director Rituraj Kishore Sinha said.

30 Oct 2020 10:53 am
Once bitten, twice shy? D-Street avoids this midcap private lender like the plague

The latest earnings report of the private bank showed it is finally coming back on track under a new leadership. Last week, it posted a net profit of Rs 129.37 crore for September quarter compared with a Rs 600.08 crore loss posed for the same period last year.

30 Oct 2020 10:37 am
Stock market news: Canara Bank shares up nearly 1%

Shares of Canara Bank traded 0.58 per cent up in trade at 11:30AM on Friday.

30 Oct 2020 10:36 am
Gains in IT, metal stocks drive Sensex 175 points higher

Broader market indices outperformed their headline peers in morning trade as Nifty Smallcap rose 0.83 per cent while Nifty Midcap added 0.85 per cent. Broadest index on NSE, Nifty 500 was up 0.50 per cent.

30 Oct 2020 10:15 am
Is market seeing handover from safety to risk?

A handover is happening from safety to risk, from FMCG to consumer durables and discretionaries, says Sunil Suramanian.

30 Oct 2020 10:05 am
Three of top 4 stocks sold most by FIIs in Q2 belonged to this sector

A quick look at the stocks where FII shareholdings dropped during the quarter shows three of top five names belong to the NBFC space. They included Indiabulls Housing Finance, VA Tech Wabag, Repco Home Finance and Equitas Holdings.

30 Oct 2020 9:55 am
Keep out of sugar sector, leave it to high risk traders

The sugar sector is highly regulated in India and remains a politically sensitive volatile sector. It is not for retail investors, says Siddhartha Khemka.

30 Oct 2020 9:53 am
Alphabet Q3 results: Sales growth back as Google flooded with advertisers

Alphabet shares rose 7% after ending regular trading at $1,556.88, up 13% on the year.

30 Oct 2020 9:36 am
Facebook Q3 results: Firm warns of tough 2021 as pandemic boosts ad revenue

Total revenue, which primarily consists of ad sales, rose to $21.47 billion from $17.65 billion in the third quarter ended Sept. 30.

30 Oct 2020 9:33 am
Apple Inc Q4 results: Profits of 73 cents per share announced

Profits of 70 cents per share were anticipated by the thirty analysts providing estimates for the quarter. Wall Street expected results to range from 55 cents to 86 cents per share, with a forecasted mean of 70 cents per share.

30 Oct 2020 9:28 am
Neutral on Blue Star, target price Rs 570: Motilal Oswal

Blue Star Ltd., incorporated in the year 1949, is a Mid Cap company (having a market cap of Rs 6069.22 Crore) operating in Consumer Durables sector.

30 Oct 2020 9:17 am
Neutral on PNB Housing Finance, target price Rs 360: Motilal Oswal

PNB Housing Finance Ltd., incorporated in the year 1988, is a Mid Cap company (having a market cap of Rs 5803.29 Crore) operating in NBFC sector.

30 Oct 2020 9:17 am
Buy Lemon Tree Hotels, target price Rs 37: ICICI Securities

Lemon Tree Hotels Ltd., incorporated in the year 1992, is a Mid Cap company (having a market cap of Rs 2150.95 Crore) operating in Tourism & Hospitality sector.

30 Oct 2020 9:17 am
Buy JM Financial, target price Rs 114: ICICI Securities

JM Financial Ltd., incorporated in the year 1986, is a Mid Cap company (having a market cap of Rs 7536.85 Crore) operating in Financial Services sector.

30 Oct 2020 9:17 am
Buy Larsen & Toubro, target price Rs 1100: Motilal Oswal

Larsen & Toubro Ltd., incorporated in the year 1946, is a Large Cap company (having a market cap of Rs 131207.06 Crore) operating in Construction sector.

30 Oct 2020 9:17 am
Buy Hero MotoCorp, target price Rs 3700: Motilal Oswal

Hero MotoCorp Ltd., incorporated in the year 1984, is a Large Cap company (having a market cap of Rs 57807.51 Crore) operating in Auto sector.

30 Oct 2020 9:17 am
Neutral on Havells India, target price Rs 765: Motilal Oswal

Havells India Ltd., incorporated in the year 1983, is a Large Cap company (having a market cap of Rs 45395.33 Crore) operating in Consumer Durables sector.

30 Oct 2020 9:17 am
Buy PI Industries, target price Rs 2611: Motilal Oswal

PI Industries Ltd., incorporated in the year 1946, is a Large Cap company (having a market cap of Rs 32742.03 Crore) operating in Pesticides/Agro Chemicals sector.

30 Oct 2020 9:17 am
Buy Au Small Finance Bank, target price Rs 950: Motilal Oswal

Au Small Finance Bank Ltd., incorporated in the year 1996, is a banking company (having a market cap of Rs 24089.08 Crore).

30 Oct 2020 9:17 am
Buy MCX, target price Rs 2000: Motilal Oswal

Multi Commodity Exchange of India Ltd., incorporated in the year 2002, is a Mid Cap company (having a market cap of Rs 8706.44 Crore) operating in Financial Services sector.

30 Oct 2020 9:17 am
Buy Dabur India, target price Rs 540: Yes Securities

Dabur India Ltd., incorporated in the year 1975, is a Large Cap company (having a market cap of Rs 91861.68 Crore) operating in FMCG sector.

30 Oct 2020 9:17 am
3 sectors where you can find dark horses as markets turn choppy

When mutual funds enter to buy, recovery will be more broad-based, says Sunil Subramaniam

30 Oct 2020 8:50 am
What stocks to buy in case of a sectoral churn

Too many people are excessively bullish about the long term growth prospects of IT and pharma and those growth prospects are not really so bullish, says Sandip Sabharwal.

30 Oct 2020 8:20 am
SGX Nifty down 15 points; here's what changed for market while you were sleeping

Nifty futures on the Singapore Exchange traded 16.5 points, or 0.14 per cent, lower at 11,648.50, in signs that Dalal Street was headed for a negative start on Friday.

30 Oct 2020 8:15 am
Gold muted on firmer dollar, heads for worst week in over a month

U.S. gold futures were down 0.1% at $1,866.20.

30 Oct 2020 7:53 am
Wall Street rebounds as market eyes tech results, strong US data

Tech companies have seen demand surge for their products and services from people stuck at home during the pandemic. Better-than-expected earnings from Pinterest Inc, which forecast a rebound in ad spending, helped spur the rally. Shares of the image-sharing company soared more than 26.9%.

30 Oct 2020 7:45 am
Stocks in the news: Reliance Industries, Vodafone Idea, Dixon, DLF and IndusInd Bank

Tata Chemicals reported a 64 per cent fall in consolidated net profit at Rs 132.09 crore for the quarter ended September.

30 Oct 2020 7:36 am
EPFO redeeming ETF investments?

If the market continues to be at elevated levels, more redemptions from EPFO are likely. That is not good news for the bluechips.

30 Oct 2020 7:16 am
Apple's late iPhone launch temporarily wiped $100 billion off its stock value

Since 2013, Apple has delivered new iPhones each September like clockwork. But pandemic-induced delays pushed the announcement back a month, with some devices still yet to ship.

30 Oct 2020 7:03 am
Saurabh Mukherjea pays Rs 1.38 cr to settle insider trading case with Sebi

Last year in May, the regulator had issued a show cause notice to Mukherjea alleging he procured price- sensitive information from the senior management of Mannapuram Finance (MFL) and communicated it through a research report before the information was made public.

29 Oct 2020 11:35 pm
Coca-Cola India FY20 results: Net profit falls 2% to Rs 619 cr

Coca-Cola India's revenue from operations rose 2,741.54 crore in 2019-20, up 18.63 per cent during 2019-20 as compared with Rs 2,310.92 crore a year ago.

29 Oct 2020 10:38 pm
Tata Chemicals Q2 results: Profit down 64% to Rs 132 cr

Total income decreased to Rs 2,677.9 crore in the second quarter of this fiscal from Rs 2,861.35 crore in the corresponding period of the previous year, it said in a regulatory filing.

29 Oct 2020 10:35 pm
Shriram Transport Finance Q2 results: Net profit down 11% to Rs 685 cr

Total income rose 4.68 per cent to Rs 4,351.26 crore during the quarter under review from Rs 4,156.92 crore in the same period a year ago, STFC said in a regulatory filing.

29 Oct 2020 10:33 pm
Shell raises dividend as CEO says oil output past peak

The Anglo-Dutch company hit record earnings from its vast retail division, despite the impact on demand of the COVID-19 pandemic, which it said continued to generate significant uncertainty.

29 Oct 2020 10:19 pm
Ford accelerates turnaround in Q3 with pickup pricing

The United States second-largest vehicle maker should now be in the black this year, an improvement on its own earlier forecasts.

29 Oct 2020 10:15 pm
NSE-BSE bulk deals: Kuwait Investment Authority buys 4.30 lakh shares of Angel Broking

Kuwait Investment Authoritys fund F238 bought 4.30 lakh shares of recently listed Angel Broking at Rs 321.73 per share.

29 Oct 2020 10:04 pm
IOC Q2 preview: OMC may post over 100% rise in net profit

Brokerage Prabhudas Lilladher believes that IOC may post 247 per cent growth in profit after tax despite 24.10 per cent fall in sales.

29 Oct 2020 9:39 pm
Ahead of Market: 12 things that will decide stock action on Friday

Ajit Mishra of Religare Broking said, the traders should remain cautious as there is high uncertainty in global markets due to the recent surge in Covid cases.

29 Oct 2020 9:18 pm
Spotify adds more subscribers in Q3 as music streaming gets back on track

The company, hit at the outset of the COVID-19 pandemic by a drop in commuting when many users tune into its services, said on Thursday all regions had now fully recovered.

29 Oct 2020 9:05 pm
SIS Q2 results: Net profit rises 42% to Rs 108 cr

The company's revenue rose 3.3 per cent to Rs 2,157.9 crore as compared to Rs 2,089 crore in the same quarter a year ago, it said.

29 Oct 2020 8:56 pm
Cholamandalam Investment and Finance Q2 results: Profit after tax jumps 41%

NIM grew 23 per cent to Rs 1,255 crore in July-September 2020, compared with Rs 1,020 crore in the year-ago quarter.

29 Oct 2020 8:52 pm
RBI to buy state bonds in open market for the second time

It has been decided to conduct another purchase auction of SDLs under Open Market Operations (OMOs) for an aggregate amount of 10,000 crores on November 05, 2020, the central bank said in a release Thursday.

29 Oct 2020 8:50 pm
RIL Q2 preview: Profits may dip but Jio and Retail could see sequential improvement

Analysts will also wait and watch companys take on the legal tussle between Amazon Inc and Future Group, which has put the RIL-Future Group on hold.

29 Oct 2020 8:49 pm
TVS Motor Q2 results: Reports net profit of Rs 196 crore, beats Street estimates

The company reported a profit of Rs 196 crore against expectations of Rs 183 crore for the September quarter. This was a decline of 23% over the same period last year when the company had booked an exceptional gain of Rs 76 crore.

29 Oct 2020 8:27 pm