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Wall Street higher as consumer and bank stocks gain
(Reuters) - Wall Street's main indexes were higher on Friday as strong December retail sales data drove gains in consumer stocks and bank results pushed up the financial sector.
Posted on : 2018-01-12 20:44:57
JPMorgan says tax changes will spur more profits after quarterly beat
(Reuters) - JPMorgan Chase & Co beat Wall Street's fourth-quarter earnings expectations on Friday and said tax law changes will help future profits by not only reducing the amount it pays the federal government but also by stimulating more business.
Posted on : 2018-01-12 20:35:53
Oil retreats from $70 highs but set for fourth week of gains
LONDON (Reuters) - Oil prices eased on Friday after hitting a three-year high of more than $70 a barrel the previous day, but they remained on track to post a fourth straight week of gains.
Posted on : 2018-01-12 20:28:53
Israel's Netanyahu eyes trade, defence ties on India trip
NEW DELHI (Reuters) - Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu begins a six-day visit to India on Sunday hoping to boost trade ties and iron out differences arising from New Delhi's decision to scrap a defence deal, officials from both countries said.
Posted on : 2018-01-12 20:10:40
New Infosys CEO to set out priorities by April
BENGALURU (Reuters) - The new chief executive of Infosys Ltd said he would lay out updated strategic priorities for India's second-biggest software services exporter by April after the company maintained its full-year revenue outlook.
Posted on : 2018-01-12 19:27:27
Global Markets: Euro soars to three-year high, stocks shatter records
LONDON (Reuters) - Record high world stocks headed for an eighth straight week of gains on Friday, while the euro sailed to a three-year high as progress on forming a German government added to signs the ECB may accelerate an end to its stimulus.
Posted on : 2018-01-12 18:42:25
With new Chinese link, Nepal ends India's internet monopoly
KATHMANDU (Reuters) - Nepal has joined hands with China to offer internet services to its citizens, officials said on Friday, ending India's decades-long monopoly of the Himalayan nation's cyber connectivity network.
Posted on : 2018-01-12 18:28:44
Rising food prices push India's December retail to 17-month high
NEW DELHI (Reuters) - Rising food prices pushed India's retail inflation to a 17-month high in December, breaching the central bank's medium-term target for the second straight month, which could intensify pressure for it to raise policy rates in the next few months.
Posted on : 2018-01-12 18:25:26
Expert Views: India's December consumer inflation accelerates to a 17-month high
(Reuters) - India's annual retail inflation accelerated in December to a 17-month high of 5.21 percent, government data showed on Friday, mainly driven by faster rises in prices of food and fuel products.
Posted on : 2018-01-12 18:25:26
India's industrial output up 8.4 percent in November
NEW DELHI (Reuters) - India's industrial output grew 8.4 percent in November from a year earlier, government data showed on Friday.
Posted on : 2018-01-12 17:56:26
India's December retail inflation hits 17-month high of 5.21 percent
NEW DELHI (Reuters) - India's annual retail inflation accelerated in December to a 17-month high of 5.21 percent, government data showed on Friday, mainly driven by faster rises in prices of food and fuel products.
Posted on : 2018-01-12 17:52:06
World stocks recover from wobble as ECB sends euro, yields higher
LONDON (Reuters) - World stocks scaled fresh peaks on Friday while the euro hit a three-year high and Bund yields rose as progress on forming a German government gave fresh impetus to a bond market sell-off triggered by signs the ECB may accelerate an end to its stimulus.
Posted on : 2018-01-12 17:07:30
Gold set for fifth week of gains as dollar slumps vs euro
LONDON (Reuters) - Gold rose to a four-month high on Friday and was on track for a fifth straight weekly gain as the dollar fell against the euro on an agreemement for a political coalition in Germany.
Posted on : 2018-01-12 16:54:23
Gold price gain keeps buyers at bay; market eyes China holiday boost
BENGALURU/MUMBAI (Reuters) - Demand for physical gold remained lacklustre across top Asian centres this week as buyers were put off by a rally in prices, but an approaching Chinese New Year could reignite appeal for the yellow metal.
Posted on : 2018-01-12 16:46:22
Infosys posts better-than-expected third-quarter profit on tax deal
(Reuters) - India's second-biggest IT services exporter Infosys Ltd posted third-quarter profit well above estimates, helped by tax benefits from the firm's deal with the U.S. Internal Revenue Service (IRS).
Posted on : 2018-01-12 16:32:47
Oil prices set for fourth straight week of gains
LONDON (Reuters) - Oil prices eased from three-year highs on Friday but were still on track to end the week higher for a fourth week in a row.
Posted on : 2018-01-12 16:29:43
Nifty, Sensex post sixth straight weekly gain
(Reuters) - Indian shares edged higher on Friday to a record close, boosted by surging financial and energy stocks, while investors awaited monthly inflation data for clues on the central bank's monetary policy.
Posted on : 2018-01-12 16:26:46
Global Markets: Stocks recover as bond jitters retreat, euro hits three-year high
LONDON (Reuters) - World stocks scaled fresh peaks on Friday while the euro hit a three-year high and Bund yields rose as progress on forming a German government gave fresh impetus to a bond market sell-off triggered by signs the ECB may accelerate an end to its stimulus.
Posted on : 2018-01-12 15:32:42
India cotton traders cancel export deals in pivot to local market: association chief
MUMBAI (Reuters) - Indian cotton traders have cancelled contracts to export some 400,000 bales of the fibre after a rally in domestic prices and the rising rupee made overseas sales unattractive, the president of the Cotton Association of India told Reuters.
Posted on : 2018-01-12 14:32:09
Gold set for fifth week of gains, buoyed by slump in dollar
(Reuters) - Gold prices rose for a third session on Friday to hit their highest since September, with a slump in the U.S. dollar helping drive bullion towards its fifth-straight weekly gain.
Posted on : 2018-01-12 13:13:58
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