Auto slowdown | Millennials want gadgets over cars, says Maruti’s RC Bhargava

Ride-hailing companies such as Ola and Uber have hit demand for new cars in India as young buyers don’t need to buy cars for commuting and can spend most of their income on electronic gadgets, said RC Bhargava, chairman of Maruti Suzuki India Ltd, the country’s largest carmaker. Bhargava’s latest statement supports the contention of finance minister […]

Podcast | Sanjay Bakshi: Why you should love your investments but worry about FOMO

In Part 3 of the podcast interview with Sanjay Bakshi, value investor, behavioural finance expert at Adjunct Professor at MDI, talks about how he chooses his investments, whether technology is disrupting the concept of moat – or a company having competitive advantages over peers – and how investors should avoid value traps. Listen to part 1 and part […]

Opening Bell | Asian markets open higher; SBI, Jet Airways in news

A file photo of the BSE building in Mumbai. Photo: Hemant Mishra/Mint US stocks end higher; Asia follows suit Stocks closed higher on Thursday, with the three major indices closing at record highs, amid sharp gains in oil prices and strong quarterly results from retailers. Asia markets advanced in early trade on Friday, following record […]