The oil price slide, the sanctions imposed by the West, and Russia’s participation in the ongoing civil war in China are the major headwinds impeding growth in Russia.
EQT Midstream Partners (EQM) operates through two segments—gathering, and transmission and storage.
During the period between September 2008 and March 2009, US stock markets, represented by the S&P 500 SPDR ETF (SPY), plunged nearly 50%.
Currently, coal-fueled power plants account for about 60% of American Electric Power’s generating capacity, while natural gas accounts for 23%.
Cumulative data of FDI inflows since April 2000 show the services sector has received 17% of the total FDI inflows in India.
India’s FDI reforms are expected to boost foreign investment in major sectors including the construction, retail, defense, banking, agriculture, and aviation sectors.
On November 10, 2015, the government of India announced major reforms in FDI (foreign direct investment). The government has introduced reforms in 15 major sectors of the economy.
Successful oil auctions have boosted the Mexican peso. Since the second auction on September 30, the peso has appreciated by 2.9% against the US dollar as of November 2.
FXI is the largest and most popular among Chinese ETFs in the market today, with $6.3 billion market capitalization and a trading volume of 99.1 million shares as of October 16, 2015.
On October 16, FEZ shares closed at $36.30, below its 100-day, 50-day, and 20-day moving averages. In 3Q15, it gained 4.0% but lost 7.2% due to global woes.
Teradata generated investor returns of -30.2% in the trailing-12-month period and -4.7% in the trailing-one-month period.
The Indian market’s PE and PBV multiples were lowest in fiscal 2013. The dividend yield was best in fiscal 2013.
India’s fiscal 2013 was the lowest in terms of market capitalization in the past five years. However, the foreign portfolio witnessed an impressive growth of about 80% in fiscal 2013 over the previous year.
Financials are the major holdings in Indian funds The three funds in this review—the ALPS Kotak India Growth Fund (INDAX), the Matthews India Fund (MINDX), and the Wasatch Emerging India…
In this series, we’ll briefly overview the Indian equity market. Specifically, we’ll analyze trends in the Indian equity market over the past five years.
The economy’s slow growth has shaken leading auto makers and steel companies in China and is expected to affect the booming internet sector too.
For Japan, a major obstacle to the productivity growth in the economy is still its demographics. The median age in Japan is 46 years.
Consumer spending, to a huge extent, especially in developed economies, is influenced by the availability and rate of credit in the economy.
Reviewing Ray Dalio’s economic principles template is helpful to understand the situation in Japan. It’s important to understand Japan’s challenges.
“Deleveraging” refers to reducing the debt level. With Japan’s debt burden, deleveraging the economy’s balance sheet seems more than imperative.