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Patturaja Murugaboopathy

U.S. earnings recovery may be faster than in previous crises

Aug 07 2020

U.S. companies' profit growth forecasts for the next five years are still intact, according to Refinitiv data, suggesting that the impact inflicted on companies by the coronavirus pandemic is likely to be more fleeting than that in previous crises.

U.S. passive stock funds back in demand as investors seek steadier returns

Jul 16 2020

U.S. passive equity funds have started to witness inflows after a two-month hiatus as investors flock to rising equity markets, but prefer shadowing indexes to picking stocks.

Foreigners turn net buyers of Asian equities in June after 4 months

Jul 08 2020

Foreign investors turned net buyers of Asian shares in June for the first time in five months, as easing coronavirus restrictions and a surge in global liquidity helped by stimulus measures by major central banks bolstered risk appetite.

Foreigners turn net buyers of Asian equities in June after 4 months

Jul 08 2020

July 8 Foreign investors turned net buyers of Asian shares in June for the first time in five months, as easing coronavirus restrictions and a surge in global liquidity helped by stimulus measures by major central banks bolstered risk appetite.

Companies seen slashing capex 12% this year, deeper than in 2009: data

Jul 07 2020

BENGALURU Big and mid-cap firms globally are expected to slash capital spending by an average 12% this year as they reel from the fallout of lockdowns and other measures imposed to rein in the coronavirus pandemic, analysts' estimates show.

Valuations, yields help stocks sustain lead over main street

Jun 30 2020

As world stock markets end a turbulent six months near record highs, investors appear to be betting heavily that economies will recover quickly from the coronavirus crisis, fuelled by zero interest rates and abundant monetary and fiscal stimulus.

India money supply surge signals pandemic-related uncertainty, not growth

Jun 23 2020

MUMBAI Heightened uncertainty in India caused by the coronavirus pandemic has led to a surge in currency in circulation as people hoard cash or park money in accessible deposits to safeguard themselves against salary cuts or job losses.

Cash flows into U.S. growth funds surge, value funds see outflows

Jun 18 2020

U.S. investors have ramped up investments in growth funds over the past few months on expectations of higher returns and safety, while they dumped value funds despite cheaper prices after this year's pandemic-linked selloff.

Foreigners sell Indian bonds in May, purchase in other Asian markets

Jun 15 2020

Indian bonds faced sharp foreign outflows in May on worries about rising domestic coronavirus infections, while other Asian fixed income markets attracted inflows on hopes for a swift economic recovery as countries eased lockdowns.

Foreigners sell Indian bonds in May, purchase in other Asian markets

Jun 15 2020

June 15 Indian bonds faced sharp foreign outflows in May on worries about rising domestic coronavirus infections, while other Asian fixed income markets attracted inflows on hopes for a swift economic recovery as countries eased lockdowns.

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