Wall Street's three major stock indexes hit record highs with earnings for S&P 500 companies expected to have increased by 11.8 per cent in the recently-ended quarter, according to Thomson Reuters I/B/E/S.
The 30-share BSE index Sensex jumped 88.90 points or 0.26 per cent to a record closing high of 34,592.39, while the 50-share NSE index Nifty closed at 10,681.25, up 30.05 points or 0.28 per cent. Both these indices outperformed the Sensex.
Globally, Asian stocks closed mostly higher after oil prices rallied overnight and China dismissed media reports that officials have recommended slowing or halting purchases of US debt.
Shares edged higher on Friday to a record close, boosted by surging financial and energy stocks, while investors awaited monthly inflation data for clues on the Reserve Bank's monetary policy.
The market breadth, indicating its overall health, was in favour of losers. The indexes posted a weekly advance of 1.3% and 1.2% respectively.
Infosys returns to high growth in Q3, net profit zooms 38.3%
The management added that the company has added one client in the $100 million band and three clients in the $75 million range. Parekh said the company is "progressing towards stability" and is well positioned to serve clients in the new areas of demand.
Dollar revenue may grow 1 percent to USD 2,754 million from USD 2,728 million QoQ.
Turnover in the cash segment rose to Rs 38,117.13 crore from Rs 35,305.76 crore as on Thursday.
After market hours on Friday, the company reported a more-than-38% jump in quarterly net profit as compared with the corresponding quarter of previous year.
Tata Consultancy Services dropped 0.6% after India' largest software company reported a 3.6% decline in net profit for the December quarter. The market capitalisation of listed firms on the NSE stood at Rs 1,53,21,627.92 crore.
On the macro front, the government is scheduled to announce industrial production data for November 2017 today, 12 January 2018. Sensex however snapped a 4-day streak of gains.
Local officials said no lives were ever in danger and the situation was calm, with cafes open and many streets walkable. It advised people to follow instructions and stay at home so as not to hamper the ongoing clean-up operation.
The stock of Enable Midstream Partners, LP (NYSE:ENBL) has "Hold" rating given on Wednesday, January 18 by Stifel Nicolaus. That's a potential 3.34 increase relative to where Magellan Midstream Partners, L.P. (NYSE:MMP) has been trading recently.
In addition, it has open sourced the compiler it used so other companies can use it to protect their users as well. Google says the final version of its Retpoline patch came with nearly no performance hit.
Winds of such speed would meet the Status Red level which was enforced by Met Éireann last October when Ophelia struck. Mr Hogan said parts of Galway city that are not normally susceptible to floods were hit.
ParalympicsGB won six medals at the 2014 Winter Paralympics in Sochi, and they have been given a target of at least seven medals . Audiences can also use the BBC Sport app for mobile and tablet devices, available to download for free.
The Back Porch, a "Premier Cannabis Retailer" in Wenatchee says they're not too anxious about Sessions revoke of the Cole Memo . This move came to a surprise to many and some people such as Republican Senator Cory Gardner disagreed with Sessions' decision.
USA regulators have approved the first drug aimed at women with advanced breast cancer caused by an inherited flawed gene. BRCA2 - Mutations prevent DNA from repairing itself properly, leading to breast cancer .
That shuffling at the top has prompted repeated delays in the film's production, which has been in active development since 2014. Liman eventually bowed out as well, in all likelihood because he wasn't satisfied with whatever form the script was taking.
Mikosz said business class customers will pay Sh257,634 both ways and that the tickets will be subject to government approval. This comes after the airline KQ and the airport JKIA ( Jomo Kenyatta International Airport ) got the required approvals.
She said: "Hi everyone, I would just like to ask everyone to stop spreading rumours that I'm dead because obviously I'm not". Trans Big Brother star Rebekah Shelton is not dead , as she confirms in a video she was a victim of hacking.
John Cena Joins New Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles Cartoon
The other two shows should have a reveal date set for later this year. "It's a wonderful environment", Cena said of Kids' Choice. But he likens hosting Kids' Choice, which he did for the first time past year , to his WWE work.
In one big week, Trump delivers for conservatives
The agency must first take public comments on the proposal for 60 days, revise it, release the new proposal, and then finalize it. In December 2016, as he was preparing to leave the White House, Obama withdrew leasing plans for the Arctic Ocean in Alaska.
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Also, there are several other prepaid packs of Reliance Jio, Airtel, Idea, and Vodafone operators, which offer 2GB daily to users. Talking about the benefits of the Jio 4G 149 plan, the plan offers unlimited calls including all local, STD and roaming calls.
Trump rejects senators' bipartisan 'Dreamer' immigration plan
African-Americans believe they migrated to America in chains and when you talk about chain migration, it hurts them personally. Clerger served eight years in the US Army working in a mental health unit helping soldiers coming home from deployment.
Claude Puel: 'Kelechi Iheanacho staying put at Leicester'
Jose Mourinho and Carlo Ancelotti also won 25, with Mourinho drawing and Ancelotti losing their 31st home games in charge. The Blues have drawn their previous three games in all competitions, with the last two both ending in stalemates.
India Eases Foreign Investment Rules To Push Growth
In construction sector, the Government clarified that real-estate broking service eligible for 100% FDI under automatic route. Swadeshi Jagran Manch has said that easing the norms for FDI in SBRT would go against the best interest of the country.
Netanyahu to start six-day India visit on Sunday
Israel has become a major defense supplier to India, selling an average of $1 billion of military equipment each year. Netanyahu also highlighted the historic nature of Modi's visit to Israel and strengthening of bilateral relations.
Falcons QB Ryan misses practice Tuesday
For decades, this fanbase has desperately pleaded for a defense that would lead this franchise to a playoff win on the road. Since that point, the Eagles offense has scored just 1.2 points per drive with a 56 percent red-zone efficiency.
Ed Sheeran accused of plagiarism by Aussie songwriters
He has also gone after Sheeran before, when the British pop star was accused of appropriation over his hit Photograph . The song was released by Arista Nashville, a division of Sony Music, which was also named in the lawsuit.
A cold and windy afternoon, freezing rain and sleet
In the span of just a few days, the atmosphere is throwing almost all forms of winter precipitation at Central Indiana. Temperatures stay well below freezing through the weekend, with highs only in the lower 20s.