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Why India’s Services PMI Fell in February
The final Markit services PMI (purchasing managers’ index) for India fell in February 2018 and entered the contraction zone.
India’s Manufacturing PMI Fell Unexpectedly: Will It Affect Economy?
India’s manufacturing PMI (purchasing managers’ index) fell unexpectedly in February 2018.
Could India’s Business Climate Be Improving?
India’s service activity in January 2018 According to Markit Economics, India’s service PMI (purchasing managers’ index) rose in January 2018, to 51.7 from 50.9 in December 2017, beating the preliminary market estimate of 51.5. The service PMI entered into a second straight month of expansion in January. The stronger service PMI was due to the following […]
India’s Manufacturing Activity Weakens in January 2018
India’s manufacturing in January 2018 India’s manufacturing PMI (purchasing managers’ index) stood at 52.4 in January 2018, compared with 54.7 in December 2017. The reading missed the market expectation of 54.5 and marked the weakest expansion in manufacturing activity since October 2017. The weaker manufacturing activity in January was mainly due to the following factors: production […]
How Is Bitcoin Faring after Last Week’s Slump?
Investors (SPX-INDEX) around the world looked to gold (GLD) (IAU) for the rescue during the slump in bitcoin prices.
A Look at India’s Trade Gap and Its Economic Impact
India’s trade gap increased 173.5% on a year-over-year basis to ~$13.3 billion in April 2017, beating the market’s expectations of an ~$12.8 billion gap.
Randgold and Fresnillo Rebound Due to the Rise in Gold
Precious metals rose on September 24. The rise benefited Randgold Resources (RRS) and Fresnillo (FRES). They were among EWU’s top three performers.