Gainers & Losers
SAN FRANCISCO - Apple Inc has approved another $30 billion in share buybacks till the end of 2015 and authorized a rarely seen seven-for-one stock split, addressing calls to share more of its cash hoard while broadening the stock's appeal to individual investors.
- Who says Apple does not want to be in the Dow Jones industrial average?
NEW YORK - Warren Buffett, chairman of conglomerate Berkshire Hathaway , said on Wednesday that safety is a major priority for the rail industry, after a recent spate of accidents raised concerns about how to transport oil safely.
WASHINGTON - Environmental groups urged the United States on Wednesday to drop a challenge to India's massive solar program and said the World Trade Organization case would only hurt the growth of renewable energy resources.
NEW YORK/WASHINGTON - A former lawyer with the American Bankers Association is being considered by the White House as a possible nominee to the board of the Federal Reserve, according to sources familiar with the efforts
SYDNEY - Asian markets could get a lift on Thursday after tech heavyweights Apple and Facebook beat Wall Street expectations, sending their stock up sharply and boosting Nasdaq futures.
MUMBAI - India's rice exports could slide by nearly a quarter this year and knock the country off its perch as top exporter of the grain due to stiff competition from Southeast Asian rivals that have recently slashed prices, Indian industry executives said.
All Indian Indices
|Symb||Index||Mkt Report||Time||Last||Chg||Chg %|
|.BSESN||BSE Sensex||23 Apr 2014||22,876.54||+118.17||+0.52%|
|.NSEI||Nifty||23 Apr 2014||6,840.80||+25.45||+0.37%|
|.CNXMDCP||CNX Midcap Index - NSE||23 Apr 2014||8,902.20||-1.60||-0.02%|
|.CRSLDX||S&P CNX 500 Index - NSE||23 Apr 2014||5,362.45||+15.85||+0.30%|
|.NSMIDCP||Nifty Jr||23 Apr 2014||13,827.15||-3.10||-0.02%|
|.TRXFLDINP||Thomson Reuters Equity India Index||23 Apr 2014||714.04||+1.77||+0.25%|