Indian economy badly affected due to terror attacks: Moody's

With India facing fourth largest number of terror attacks across the world in 2013, such incidents have a significant and long-lasting negative impact on the economy, according to Moody's Investors

Oct 07, 2015, 18:50 PM IST

Now, Moody's says gas price cut will impact investment

Natural gas prices in India are set by taking a volume-weighted annual average of that prevailing in the US, Britain, Canada and Russia.

Oct 05, 2015, 10:12 AM IST

RBI feels growth trends require more aggressive stimulus: Moody's

Describing the Reserve Bank of India`s 50 basis points cut in its short term lending rate as more than what markets expected, international credit ratings agency Moody`s on Tuesday said the move indicates the RBI wanted to give an "aggressive stimulus" to subdued growth trends.

Sep 29, 2015, 18:30 PM IST

Steel safeguard duty to improve domestic cos' profits: Moody's

Moody's on Thursday said the 20 percent safeguard duty on some variants of steel imports is credit positive for domestic producers and will improve their profitability.

Sep 17, 2015, 11:42 AM IST

RBI likely to cut rate on falling inflation: Moody's

Reserve Bank is likely to cut interest rate as the wholesale price-based inflation is expected to decline further to 4.3 percent in August, Moody's Analytics said Friday.

Sep 11, 2015, 18:45 PM IST

India to grow at 7% in FY15, CAD to remain low: Moody's

Moody's also lowered growth forecasts for many Asia Pacific (APAC) sovereigns, citing that subdued global growth, exacerbated by weaker demand from China.

Sep 08, 2015, 11:12 AM IST

Draft base rate guidelines credit negative for banks: Moody's

International rating agency Moody's Monday said the Reserve Bank's draft guidelines for base rate computation are credit negative for banks as they will reduce their loan-pricing flexibility.

Sep 07, 2015, 22:17 PM IST

India among top 5 sovereign EM debt issuers: Moody's

India ranks among the top five sovereign debt issuers from the emerging economies after China, said Moody's Investors Service.

Sep 02, 2015, 20:26 PM IST

'Weak sales, stagnant prices pose challenge for realty companies'

Developers will not reduce price to boost sales, rather will continue with their strategy to reduce apartment size and offer freebies, Moody's Investors Service said.

Sep 01, 2015, 10:37 AM IST

Govt stake sale not to impact IOC's ratings: Moody's

The government's 10 percent stake sale in Indian Oil Corp (IOC) will not have any impact on the company's ratings, Moody's Investors Service and Fitch Ratings said on Wednesday.

Aug 26, 2015, 15:38 PM IST

India's rating upgrade possible if reforms implemented: Moody's

Moody's has a 'Baa3' rating, the lowest investment grade, on India, just a notch above 'junk' status.

Aug 25, 2015, 10:50 AM IST

Reforms process 'not a single day story': Jayant Sinha

With global rating agency Moody's cutting its growth forecast for India citing lack of reforms, Union Minister Jayant Sinha Tuesday said the government is committed to the reforms process but it is "not a single day story".

Aug 18, 2015, 21:20 PM IST

Moody's lowers India growth forecast to 7% on monsoon concerns

Saying that India's growth outlook is resilient beyond short-term monsoon effects, Moody's has retained growth forecast for 2016 at 7.5 percent.

Aug 18, 2015, 09:23 AM IST

Moody's links India's credit rating to drought vulnerability

India may avoid drought this year, but its economy remains vulnerable to fluctuations in annual rainfall, a factor that continues to constrain the country's sovereign credit, Moody's Investors Service said Tuesday.

Aug 11, 2015, 18:25 PM IST

Drought vulnerability a challenge to India ratings: Moody's

Moody's currently rates India at 'Baa3', the lowest investment grade -- just a notch above 'junk' status.

Aug 11, 2015, 11:06 AM IST

Moody's retains stable outlook for Bharti Airtel

"Bharti Airtel Ltd.'s operating performance for the first quarter ended 30 June 2015 (1Q 2015/16) continues to support its Baa3 credit profile," Moody's said in a statement.

Aug 07, 2015, 16:54 PM IST

Govt capital infusion in PSBs credit positive: Moody's

The government is aiming to improve the Tier 1 capital ratios for all PSU banks.

Aug 06, 2015, 17:09 PM IST

Monsoon, Fed impact next trigger for rate cuts: Moody's

The progress of monsoon, crude prices and the impact of US Fed rate action, going forward, will determine RBI's ability for more monetary easing, said global rating agency Moody's.

Aug 04, 2015, 15:55 PM IST

RBI likely to cut rate by 0.25% tomorrow: Moody's Analytics

The research firm also said recent global developments also suggest limits to inflation pressure, with the tumbling of global commodity prices, particularly crude oil, on the back of the Iran nuclear deal.

Aug 03, 2015, 12:16 PM IST

Lack of reforms might derail growth: Moody's Analytics

The economic research and analysis firm`s India forecast said that "The economy will likely expand 7.6 percent in 2015 thanks to lower interest rates. A lack of reforms could derail medium-to-long term growth prospects." 

Jul 30, 2015, 14:56 PM IST