PMI

  • Manufacturing PMI rises to highest since March 2013 03-02-2014 12:27 PM

    Bangalore: Indian factories started 2014 on a high note, with activity growing at its fastest pace in nearly a year as domestic and overseas orders increased, according to a survey that also showed inflation accelerated. The HSBC Manufacturing Purchasing Managers' Index (PMI), compiled by Markit, bounced to 51.4 in January,...
  • Current a/c gap narrows; economy seen improving 02-12-2013 09:36 PM

    India's current account gap narrowed sharply in the September quarter, thanks to steps to curb gold imports, the latest in a run of positive signs for a sluggish economy. Earlier on Monday, the HSBC Manufacturing PMI index for November showed Indian manufacturing at its strongest since March. On Friday, data...
  • Asia stocks gain on Fed hopes, China PMI firms 01-09-2011 08:53 AM

    Melbourne: Asian stocks pushed higher in early trade on Thursday in line with a firmer tone on Wall Street, extending a recovery from a sharp sell-off in August on hopes the US Federal Reserve will intervene in markets to support the economy. Global markets have gained strength in recent days,...