Bayer CropScience shares hit 52-week high on buyback plans
Shares of Bayer CropScience surged higher after the company announced that it will consider a proposal for buy back of the equity shares.
HUL open offer begins at Rs 600 per share, stock trades flat
HUL slipped almost 0.7% as the parent Unilever PLC's voluntary open offer to increase its stake in Hindustan Unilever begins today.
Sebi panel proposes stricter insider trading norms
Ministers, judges and policy makers with access to price-sensitive info should be brought under the ambit of new insider trading norms, the panel proposed.
Heard on the street: Sebi to modify eligibility norms for illiquid stocks
The new norms will also include a change in
the frequency of auction, a person familiar with the regulatory thinking
US stocks slump following disappointing earnings
The Dow Jones industrial average dropped 78 points, or 0.5 per cent, to 15,894. The Nasdaq composite fell 42 points, or 1 per cent, to 4,017.
With economies on recovery mode, are markets over-excited just yet?
Most western bourses are no longer cheap when various cuts of forward price/earnings multiples are measured against historical averages.