India’s March retail inflation eases to 5.91%

The retail inflation stood at 6.58 per cent in February 2020 and 2.86 per cent in March 2019, as per the CPI data released by the National Statistical Office (NSO) Retail inflation, calculated on the basis on Consumer Price Index, eased to 5.91 per cent in March over the previous month, […]

With 75% economy under lockdown, analysts see sharp fall in GDP

Even when the lockdown period ends, it will take time for the economy to be fully up and running. The public fear factor, analysts feel, will still result in below-normal activity for a few months The 21-day shutdown announced by the Narendra Modi – led government due to coronavirus (Covid-19) pandemic has […]

Investing strategies: Is it a good time to buy stocks for the long term?

The Jefferies report said that within the Nifty 100 several PSUs such as State Bank of India, GAIL, ONGC, NTPC, Bank of Baroda, Punjab National Bank & Power Finance Corporation slipped below GFC lows. The coronavirus pandemic has rattled global economies and triggered an across-the-board sell-off in equities as an asset class. […]