Nasdaq tops 6,000, Dow surges as earnings impress
The Nasdaq crossed the 6,000 threshold for the first time on Tuesday, while the Dow registered triple-digit gains as strong earnings underscored the health of Corporate America.
MUMBAI India's core consumer price inflation was seen at 4.8 percent-4.9 percent in March from a year earlier, largely in line with an estimated 4.8 percent in February, according to a snap survey of three analysts polled by Reuters.
Government data earlier showed that headline annual consumer price inflation accelerated to 3.81 percent in March from 3.65 percent in February, government data showed on Wednesday.
(Reporting by Abhirup Roy, Aby Jose Koilparambil, and Samantha Kareen Nair; Editing by Sherry Jacob-Phillips)
India's IDFC Bank Ltd reported a 7 percent rise in fourth-quarter net profit on Tuesday, helped by an increase in interest income and a drop in provisions for bad loans.