India

Boeing Set to Win Order From India’s Vistara Airlines

Boeing Co. (NYSE: BA) has reportedly won an order from India's Tata SIA Vistara for six 787 Dreamliners along with an option to acquire four more. The report from Bloomberg ...
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Have Walmart, Flipkart Tied the Knot?

According to a report at Bloomberg, the board of directors of India's Flipkart e-commerce website has agreed to sell a 75% stake in the company to Walmart Inc. (NYSE: WMT) ...
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India’s Great Long-Term Fundamentals Meet a Rather Poor Investment Start to 2018

Many investors have found the post-January volatility a bit unnerving. Now that the bull market is more than nine years old, and with market valuations high, many of those same ...
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OECD Boosts US, Eurozone and Global Growth Expectations for 2018 and 2019

The Organization for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD) has released its interim economic outlook for global growth for 2018 and 2019. While stronger growth is being called for, it does ...
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As US Enters Formal Stock Market Correction, Global Stock Exchanges Follow Suit (and Some Are Worse)

It's official: The U.S. stock market has entered correction territory. The 100 point drop on the S&P 500 on Thursday to 2,581 was down 10.1% from the high of 2,872.87. ...
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Why India May Be the Best Place for Investors in 2018 and Beyond

It is no secret that major U.S. stock market indexes have hit new highs. The Dow Jones Industrial Average is up over 20% so far in 2017, and the S&P 500 ...
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OECD Sees Global Growth Hitting 7-Year High

The global growth story continues. The Organization for Economic Cooperation and Development (OECD) is reporting that the global economy is on pace to have the best year of growth since ...
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6 Most Important Things in Business Today

The U.S. government put tariffs on Bombardier jets after a complaint was filed by Boeing Co. (NYSE: BA). According to Reuters: The U.S. Commerce Department on Tuesday slapped preliminary anti-subsidy ...
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6 Most Important Things in Business Today

Rolling Stone, one of the original counter-culture media outlets, will be sold after a half-century of ownership by founder Jann Wenner, according to The New York Times The Senate wants ...
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Facebook Adds New Security Features for Indian Users

Facebook Inc. (NASDAQ: FB) is constantly making strides in security measures for protecting its users. In this case, the social media giant introduced some new protections for profile pictures in ...
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Global Renewable Energy Investments to Reach $7.4 Trillion Through 2040

Between now and 2040, global spending on new electric power generation is forecast to total $10.2 trillion. Of that total, 72% — $7.4 trillion — will be invested in renewables, with ...
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What GM Gains From Leaving India

General Motors Co. (NYSE: GM) announced this morning that the company will stop selling cars in India by the end of this year, although the company plans to continue building ...
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Will India’s 43 New Airports Help Boeing?

Demand for air travel rose 23% last year in India, more than double demand growth in China. The growth resulted from more routes and more flights. The latter is expected to ...
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India’s 2016 Smartphone Sales Top 46 Million; Apple Settles for 2.5 Million

India is the world's second-largest country and the largest where a large proportion of its population has yet to acquire smartphones. The installed user base is reported to top 300 million, but ...
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Why Gold Demand Could Remain Quite Strong in 2017

Gold enjoyed a stellar return in 2016. What was so unusual about the gain is that at the end of December 2015 and at the start of the following January, ...
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