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Indiabulls Housing Fin profit down in Q4

Indiabulls Housing Fin profit down in Q4

Ashwini Hooda, Deputy MD at Indiabulls Housing Finance, said some tax outgo affected Q4 earnings, otherwise the company posted a stable quarter. He added the firm was able to raise more than Rs 50,000 crore in the last 6 months which one of the hi...
BTVI
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Mangesh Bhadang of IDBI Capital on cement industry earnings

Mangesh Bhadang of IDBI Capital on cement industry earnings

Mangesh Bhadang from IDBI Capital gives an overview of the how the cement industry is faring and their Q1 results. He says the slump in ACC earnings is an aberration as big players, including Ultratech, recorded good growth. He added that the rise...
BTVI
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A brief look at Cement Industry results

A brief look at Cement Industry results

Mangesh Bhadang from IDBI Capital gives an overview of the how the cement industry is faring and their Q1 results. He says the slump in ACC earnings is an aberration as big players, including Ultratech, recorded good growth. He added that the rise...
BTVI
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India’s tryst with Infra projects

India’s tryst with Infra projects

Nath Sinha, Chairman at NHAI; Vinayak Chatterjee of Feedback Infra; and Jayant Mhaiskar, CMD at MEP Infra talk about how infra sector fared in FY19. Sinha said NHAI completed 3,380 km of construction in FY19 and has been awarded new orders for 2,2...
BTVI
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RBI asks banks to disclose exposure to IL&FS

RBI asks banks to disclose exposure to IL&FS

The Reserve Bank of India has asked all banks to disclose their exposure to IL&FS. Some lenders believe the condition of non-performing assets may be understated in bank books to improve bad loans portfolio. While banks find RBI move unusual, lend...
BTVI
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Godrej Appliances launches portable and green cooling device Qube

Godrej Appliances launches portable and green cooling device Qube

Kamal Nandi, Business Head at Godrej Appliances, gives an outlook of their new portable cooling device Qube. Nandi says that the personal cooling device uses a thermoelectric instead of a compressor thus making it portable and assuring lesser cons...
BTVI
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Stable Q1 for Hexaware

Stable Q1 for Hexaware

Hexaware Technologies CEO R Srikrishna says the company is having a soft Q1, but the performance is a slightly ahead of what they had expected with 2.2% sequential growth. While BFS and travel transportation was soft, there have been robust sales ...
BTVI
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Rupee hits 7-week low

Rupee hits 7-week low

K Harihar of FirstRand Bank talks about the rupee depreciation which fell to a 7-week low in opening trade. Harihar adds that while rupee is under pressure, it is not fundamental, but rise in crude price may add to the pressure. Discussing the rea...
BTVI
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Mixed Q4 for ICICI Pru, persistency ratio up by 86%

Mixed Q4 for ICICI Pru, persistency ratio up by 86%

ICICI Prudential Life MD & CEO NS Kanan discusses the company’s Q4 results which recorded a 11% growth (YoY) in APE in new business. Kanan added that consolidated PAT dropped to Rs 261 crore in the quarter as well. He also talks about the 86.1% in...
BTVI
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RBI asks banks to disclose exposure to ILFS

RBI asks banks to disclose exposure to ILFS

The Reserve Bank of India has asked all banks to disclose their exposure to IL&FS. Some lenders believe the condition of non-performing assets may be understated in bank books to improve bad loans portfolio. While banks find RBI move unusual, lend...
BTVI
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Weak Q4 from Maruti, improvement likely in sequential basis

Weak Q4 from Maruti, improvement likely in sequential basis

Chirag Jain from SBICAP Securities talks about Maruti Suzuki Q4 poll and its possible future trajectory. While there has been year-on-year decline for the company, Jain says improvement may come in a sequential basis. Jain says Maruti’s current pe...
BTVI
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The Rajniti of Varanasi

The Rajniti of Varanasi

BTVI Executive Editor Siddharth Zarabi discusses the political scenario in Varanasi Lok Sabha constituency with politicians and journalists on the ground. While PM Narendra Modi will represent BJP in the fight for this seat, Congress general secre...
BTVI
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Facebook expects up to $5 billion in FTC fines

Facebook expects up to $5 billion in FTC fines

What's the cost for Facebook's massive data privacy breach that's rocked the company in the past year? Facebook thinks it could be as much as $5 billion dollars. Jane Lanhee Lee reports.
Reuters
Wisconsin feels pinch from rising labor shortage

Wisconsin feels pinch from rising labor shortage

After adding 5 million new and returning workers from 2016 to 2018, the U.S. labor force shrank for the first three months of this year, in what economists fear may be the leading edge of a labor shortage that could crimp economic growth. Vanessa Joh
Reuters
Facebook Jumps on Earnings Report, Discloses $3 Billion Charge for FTC Inquiry

Facebook Jumps on Earnings Report, Discloses $3 Billion Charge for FTC Inquiry

Facebook stock surged after the bell on Wednesday despite the social media company reporting a $3 billion legal expense.
Cheddar
Boeing Flies Forward Despite 737 MAX 8 Grounding, Dreamliner Production Allegations

Boeing Flies Forward Despite 737 MAX 8 Grounding, Dreamliner Production Allegations

Despite dealing with fallout from the grounding of its 737 MAX 8 aircraft following two deadly crashes and allegations of rushed production of the 787 Dreamliner, Boeing's planes can still be found flying around the world.
Cheddar
Wall Street stalls after record close

Wall Street stalls after record close

U.S. stocks ended Wednesday trade slightly lower as investors took time to digest a record close the previous session for the S&P 500 and Nasdaq. Conway G.
Reuters
Facebook Expected to Report First-Quarter Earnings After the Bell

Facebook Expected to Report First-Quarter Earnings After the Bell

Facebook is expected to report first-quarter earnings and revenue in extended trading on Wednesday, and investors will be watching for clues on how the social network plans to monetize its key Stories feature.
Cheddar
Record high may be chance to rebalance portfolio -strategist

Record high may be chance to rebalance portfolio -strategist

The S&P 500's recent record closing high presents a chance for investors to decide which positions to lighten up and which to add to, advises Clarfeld Financial Advisors' Michael Hans.
Reuters
Tesla Expected to Report Earnings After the Bell

Tesla Expected to Report Earnings After the Bell

Tesla is expected to post a loss of $0.69 per share, up from the expected loss of $3.35 per share a year ago, according to analysts surveyed by Thomson Reuters.
Cheddar
Boeing suspends forecasts amid 737 MAX troubles

Boeing suspends forecasts amid 737 MAX troubles

Boeing on Wednesday abandoned its 2019 financial outlook, halted share buybacks and announced $1 billion in increased costs due to the grounding of its fastest-selling 737 MAX jet after two fatal plane crashes in five months.
Reuters
The Campaign Trail: Mumbai's Swachh Bharat Mission

The Campaign Trail: Mumbai's Swachh Bharat Mission

In a recent survey conducted by Swachh Survekshaan 2019, the report showed Mumbai's ranking dropping down to 49 from last year's 18, while Thane's ranking has dropping down to 57 from last year's 40. BTVI travels to Mumbai's second largest dumping...
BTVI
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Exclusive - Star struck: Airbnb heads to Hollywood

Exclusive - Star struck: Airbnb heads to Hollywood

Airbnb, the high-flying startup for booking home rentals around the world, has ambitions to develop original shows that could whet customers' appetite for travel, people familiar with the strategy told Reuters.
Reuters
PM Modi’s non-political interview with Akshay Kumar

PM Modi’s non-political interview with Akshay Kumar

PM Modi in a ‘non-political’ interview with Akshay Kumar, talks about his likes, his general life, on missing his mother, whether he gets time to watch films, on controlling anger, the image of strict disciplinarian, relations with opposition lead...
BTVI
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420 Means Long Lines and Big Business for Massachusetts Dispensaries

420 Means Long Lines and Big Business for Massachusetts Dispensaries

Almost two and a half years after Massachusetts voters voted to legalize recreational marijuana, there are still only about a dozen dispensaries serving the state. Cheddar's Chloe Aiello went out to New England Treatment Access (NETA) in Brookline...
Cheddar
Is The Internal Political Instability In Sri Lanka Hampering Counter-Terror Measures?

Is The Internal Political Instability In Sri Lanka Hampering Counter-Terror Measures?

Sri Lanka Deputy Defence Minister Ruwan Wijewardene has said that one of the terrorists involved in the suicide bombings had studied in UK and Australia before settling in Sri Lanka. He also revealed that all 9 attackers were from middle and upper...
BTVI
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Wanted: 'highest calibre' new Bank of England governor

Wanted: 'highest calibre' new Bank of England governor

UK finance minister Philip Hammond began the search for a new governor of the Bank of England on Wednesday, seeking someone to help steer the world’s fifth-biggest economy, and its global financial centre, through the upheaval of Brexit.
Reuters
Seeking Alternates To Iranian Oil From US, Mexico

Seeking Alternates To Iranian Oil From US, Mexico

After the United States sanction announcement that won't be extending the waiver for countries concerning Iran oil sanction. Sources have told exclusively, that India is in talks with Non-OPEC producers like the US and Mexico to replace Iranian cr...
BTVI
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200 Indians Stuck at Tapachula, Mexican Town Near US Border

200 Indians Stuck at Tapachula, Mexican Town Near US Border

An estimated 200 Indians are stuck at Tapachula town in the southern parts of Mexico, hoping to cross over to US border. Photographs sourced by BTVI show the Indians living in dilapidated conditions, many have been without food for weeks. BTVI’s S...
BTVI
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Oil: Saudi's Falih sees no need for swift output action after Iran waivers end

Oil: Saudi's Falih sees no need for swift output action after Iran waivers end

Saudi Arabia's energy minister said on Wednesday he saw no need to raise oil output immediately after the United States ends waivers granted to buyers of Iranian crude.
Reuters
Netflix, Amazon score win in Oscars rule battle

Netflix, Amazon score win in Oscars rule battle

In a win for Netflix, Amazon and other internet streaming services, the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences has voted not to change its rules for winning an Oscar, Hollywood’s top prize.
Reuters
ITC moves NCLT seeking to cancel Leela sale, hearing on June 18

ITC moves NCLT seeking to cancel Leela sale, hearing on June 18

ITC Limited has approached the NCLT against debt-ridden Hotel Leela venture alleging oppression of its rights as a minority shareholder and mismanagement. The case has now been adjourned till June 18. BTVI’s Neha Tyati give more details.
BTVI
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Madras High Court Lifts Ban On TikTok App

Madras High Court Lifts Ban On TikTok App

The Madras High Court's Madurai Bench has lifted the ban on video mobile application TikTok, owned by Chinese company ByteDance, subject to certain conditions. Earlier, the high court had passed an interim order banning the app citing inappropriat...
BTVI
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Essar Steel Saga: CoC says OCs looked upon even-handedly

Essar Steel Saga: CoC says OCs looked upon even-handedly

The CoC today replied to the NCLAT question of operational creditors, saying they have been looked upon even-handedly. The OCs in the last hearing asked as to why they haven’t been paid as much as the financial creditors. Rituparna Nath has more d...
BTVI
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CJI Case: The Plot Thickens

CJI Case: The Plot Thickens

The Supreme Court said it will go to the root of the alleged conspiracy and sensational claims made by a lawyer that there is a conspiracy by corporate fixers to frame Chief Justice of India Ranjan Gogoi in the sexual harassment allegations agains...
BTVI
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Meenakshi Lekhi slams Rahul’s ‘regret’ over chowkidar jibe

Meenakshi Lekhi slams Rahul’s ‘regret’ over chowkidar jibe

BJP MP Meenakshi Lekhi speaking with BTVI says Congress bringing Sheila Dikshit after her retirement shows they have no fresh faces to fight elections in Delhi, believes AAP and Congress have hidden agenda and hence the alliance didn’t happen. On ...
BTVI
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Sri Lankan President seeks resignation of defence secy, police chief

Sri Lankan President seeks resignation of defence secy, police chief

Sri Lankan President Maithripala Sirisena has asked Defence Secretary Hemasiri Fernando and country's police chief Pujith Jayasundara to resign after their failure to prevent the deadly suicide blasts despite having the prior intelligence inputs a...
BTVI
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BTVI EXCLUSIVE: Pak Using Trade Route To Fund Terror In Kashmir

BTVI EXCLUSIVE: Pak Using Trade Route To Fund Terror In Kashmir

Days after India suspended the trade with Pakistan from the Jammu & Kashmir based trade routes, BTVI has exclusively accessed an intelligence document giving details of 10 Pakistan based terrorists who hail from Kashmir and were involved in funnel...
BTVI
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Sterlite Tech Slumps On Margin Cut

Sterlite Tech Slumps On Margin Cut

Astha Jain, Senior Research Analyst at Hem Securities, analyses market possibilities and its positive outlook on commodities. Whereas, a weak Q4 seen for Sterlite Technologies, as profits jumped by 47% and Margins saw a contraction due to a jump i...
BTVI
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Britain to give Huawei some access to 5G networks

Britain to give Huawei some access to 5G networks

Britain won't completely ban Huawei gear from its 5G phone networks, according to Reuters sources.
Reuters
Hyundai Venue targets millennials; Co looking to lead SUV segment

Hyundai Venue targets millennials; Co looking to lead SUV segment

Puneet Anand, Group Head- Marketing, Hyundai India talks about the company’s latest launch the all new Venue, which he says is the first connected SUV in India. Anand says the car has 10 features meant only for Indian market. He says Venue will he...
BTVI
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CALL BTVI: Key insights on fundamentals and technicals from experts for smart investment decisions

CALL BTVI: Key insights on fundamentals and technicals from experts for smart investment decisions

Saurabh Jain of SMC Global Securities and Hemen Kapadia of KR Choksey guide you through unpredictable markets with their insights on stocks to hold, exit and buy for positive returns from your investments.
BTVI
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RBI, PSU Banks to explain impact of SC verdict on NPAs

RBI, PSU Banks to explain impact of SC verdict on NPAs

A parliamentary panel has called for a meeting on May 7 with the RBI Governor, DFS Secretary along with COs and MDs of PSU banks to get clarity on the scenario, especially with regards to NPAs and NCLAT, after the Supreme Court quashed RBI’s Febru...
BTVI
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Automakers reduce discount on cars, hike prices

Automakers reduce discount on cars, hike prices

While the past few months saw high discounts in the automotive industry, automakers are reducing discounts to make customers price sensitive for costlier vehicles post BS-6 norms. A series of regulations which are going to implemented from July on...
BTVI
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Adding to Ghosn woes, Nissan slashes profit outlook to near-decade low

Adding to Ghosn woes, Nissan slashes profit outlook to near-decade low

Nissan slashed its full-year profit forecast to its lowest in nearly a decade due to weakness in the United States, just as it adjusts to life without Carlos Ghosn and charts its future with alliance partner Renault.
Reuters
News & updates about stocks in focus today

News & updates about stocks in focus today

As Nifty trades around days high, BTVI takes a look at how the day’s news and updates. Ultratech Cement numbers show a sharp upward trend. ACC, however, slumped on subdued Q1. Maruti reels under pressure as Kotak cut its ratings. Tata Global Bever...
BTVI
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Credit Suisse lifts profit with surprise equity trading gains

Credit Suisse lifts profit with surprise equity trading gains

A surprise uplift in Credit Suisse's Q1 earnings set a positive tone for this quarter's European bank results on Wednesday.
Reuters
Hindustan Copper QIP Likely in May, expected to be at over 20% premium

Hindustan Copper QIP Likely in May, expected to be at over 20% premium

Hindustan Copper's QIP is expected in May as the board will meet on April 25 to approve the issue from which the firm plans to raise Rs 900 crore. Government holding will fall to 66.12 per cent from 76.05 per cent after the QIP issue.
BTVI
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