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Mcap to GDP ratio - What does it tell about Indian market today?
elearnmarkets | Published: 19 Jul 2017
The Stock Market capitalisation/GDP ratio has been quoted to be the 'single best measure of where valuations stand at any given moment' by Warren Buffet in a December 2011 article ...
Weekly News: India Industrial output grew 1.7 percent on a yearly basis
SMC | Published: 17 Jul 2017
India Industrial output grew 1.7 percent on a yearly basis after expanding revised 2.8 percent in April. The annual growth came in line with expectations. India's consumer price inflation stood ...
Weekly News: India's private sector activity expanded at the fastest pace in eight months
SMC | Published: 10 Jul 2017
India's private sector activity expanded at the fastest pace in eight months in June, survey data from IHS Markit showed. The seasonally adjusted Nikkei India composite output index climbed to ...
GST: Making Indian Economy A Bahubali
Suhani Adilabadkar | Published: 07 Jul 2017
Adopted on 1st July 2017, Goods and Service Tax has unified India into an economic behemoth ready to move with stupendous alacrity in global trade & economic warfare. Implementation of ...
GST: Disruption likely in near term but will create opportunities in equity markets
Motilal Oswal | Published: 04 Jul 2017
According to Motilal Oswal, like all big transformations, we believe GST will create disruption in the near term. We believe big disruptions like GST also create opportunities in equity markets.
SMC's weekly sector updates
SMC | Published: 04 Jul 2017
SMC, in its weekly news highlights the latest developments in each sector that happened during the week. It also throws some light on some key International events.
Impact of GST on Media Industry
Guest Author | Published: 28 Jun 2017
As per GST news since advertising agencies operate in various states and after implementation of CGST and SGST, the matter will become even more complicated. Initially, there might be an ...
Impact of GST on Freelancers
Guest Author | Published: 28 Jun 2017
Looking at the larger picture, the freelancers can be hopeful for better laws and business for them. Things are still unclear and they must keep their fingers crossed until the ...
SMC's weekly sector updates
SMC | Published: 28 Jun 2017
SMC, in its weekly news highlights the latest developments in each sector that happened during the week. It also throws some light on some key International events.
Hey Mr. Barnier, we are all Thatcherites
Suhani Adilabadkar | Published: 26 Jun 2017
Global economy has always been influenced or shaped by individual economic policies followed by powerful nations in the name of world economic stability inherently suiting their own economic agendas.
Impact of GST on Logistics Industry
Guest Author | Published: 20 Jun 2017
GST news sources have stated that the implementation of this tax system will benefit logistics operators, eCommerce players, and eventually the consumer. Clarity on the supply chain management during the ...
Weekly News: IIP grew more-than-expected in April
SMC | Published: 19 Jun 2017
India's industrial production grew more-than-expected in April. The industrial production index rose 3.1 percent year-on-year after a revised 3.8 percent in March. Economists had forecast 2.7 percent growth.
Global Financial Markets: Standing on the cusp of History
Amit Goel | Published: 13 Jun 2017
Just when we were about to write off Trump as a freak and a one off in world history, the world of politics has challenged our understanding yet again! What ...
Demonetization Steers The Way For Swachh Bharat Nirman
Suhani Adilabadkar | Published: 06 Jun 2017
India has become a beacon of global certainty evident from FPI flows of $ 9 bn outpacing strong FDI flows over the last two years and $ 60bn of gross ...
Fifth consecutive month of positive returns for Nifty; midcaps underperform
Motilal Oswal | Published: 05 Jun 2017
According to Motilal Oswal, the Nifty has sustained its upward momentum and delivered 3.4% returns in May, the fifth consecutive month of positive returns. They are also sharing with us ...
Weekly News: India's GDP grew 6.1 percent y-o-y
SMC | Published: 05 Jun 2017
India's Gross domestic product grew 6.1 percent year-on-year after 7 percent expansion in the previous three months, preliminary data from the Central Statistics Office. Economists had expected an improvement in ...
Why India's real GDP growth could be about 6% in 4QFY17
Motilal Oswal | Published: 01 Jun 2017
Irrespective of the new IIP (index of industrial production) series (2011-12 base), we continue believing that real GVA/GDP growth (2011-12 base) will likely be ~6% YoY in 4QFY17, much lower ...
SMC's weekly sector updates
SMC | Published: 30 May 2017
SMC, in its weekly news highlights the latest developments in each sector that happened during the week. It also throws some light on some key International events.
How will GST affect gold?
Guest Author | Published: 24 May 2017
There is a lot of speculation from media and those close to the metals and jewellery sectors around possible tax rates. It is believed that gold jewellery will be taxed ...
Weekly News: Cabinet Committee on Economic Affairs approves a new coal linkage policy
SMC | Published: 22 May 2017
According to the cabinet, Shakti - Scheme for Harnessing and Allocating of Koyala (coal) Transparently in India - has been envisaged to make optimal allocation of the natural resource across ...
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