Annual growth of 8 percent may seem like a distant memory in India, whose economy has suffered a sharp deceleration over the past year, however, the country's finance minister believes Asia's third largest economy can return to such levels by 2015.
There is a high probability that the current uptrend in the S&P 500 index will continue to 1,690, says this chartist.
Even as the new policies by Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe to reflate the economy are making a difference to some companies, the bulk of corporate Japan remains in recession. The Financial Times reports.
The results of a closely watched business confidence survey in Japan defying the optimism reflected in a soaring stock market.
The start of the second quarter gives bulls a lot to think about: the US jobs report, plus central-bank meetings in Europe and Japan. Will they keep running or take a break?
The once prosperous euro zone which was driving nearly one-fifth of the world's economy is now a wasteland, and it seems only U.S. President Barack Obama can save the region.
The bulls have been running at a fierce pace but these pros say the correction is coming in the second quarter. Here's why.
Despite talk of the so-called "great rotation" out of bonds and into equities, high yield debt market issuances are at record quarterly high.
Falling consumer prices highlighted how challenging it could be for Japan to achieve the 2 percent inflation target, which analysts say is unlikely anytime soon.
One of the reasons why the crisis in Cyprus has had limited market effects is that it would be unlikely to be repeated in the US.
A day after the Philippines got its first investment grade rating from Fitch, the Southeast Asian country's central bank governor told CNBC the upgrade was a "seal of good housekeeping."
After talking their currency down 20 percent over the past four months, Japanese policymakers have suddenly gone silent as the yen halts its dramatic fall. Why?
Since the bailout deal was reached on Cyprus, the gold price has fallen. The decline suggests that gold is really in a weak position right now. I think the price is likely to fall further. Here's why.
The bumper run in Japanese equities is just getting started, according to investment strategists, who expect larger gains ahead.
The outlook for the wealthy island nation of Singapore is turning increasingly grim with a recent mix of downbeat economic indicators pointing to a contraction for the economy in the current quarter.
Despite its own significant problems, the U.S. has managed one claim through a time of heightened global crisis: It's not as bad as the rest of the world.
The steady rise of the Australian ASX 200 index has slowed and is developing the potential to turn into a downtrend.
Analysts say the sector remains robust even as China's biggest banks reported their worst annual earnings growth since going public.
Gold is one of the most widely held financial assets – but that doesn't mean everyone understands why it goes higher or lower.
The recent run-up in stocks could be reversing soon, Drexel Hamilton's Barry Sine says.