Government equity infusions into PSU banks

Harsh Vardhan’s excellent blog post on this subject made me think further about the questions.

Finance policy makers in India are often proud of the fact that India has avoided a large systemic crisis in which substantial fiscal resources have been put into rescuing financial firms. I think this optimism is overstated. If we . . . → Read More: Government equity infusions into PSU banks

How to Profit from the Imbalance in Platinum and Zinc Inventories: Matthew O’Keefe

Now is the moment to take a hard look at the state of supply for zinc and platinum, says Matthew O’Keefe of Mackie Research Capital Corporation. In an exclusive interview with The Gold Report, O’Keefe explains how market fundamentals are about to pop up some serious game changers in this space. International demand . . . → Read More: How to Profit from the Imbalance in Platinum and Zinc Inventories: Matthew O’Keefe

Economic Events on October 12, 2012

At 8:30 AM Eastern time, the Producer Price Index for September will be released.  The consensus is that the index decreased 0.8% last month, and was increased 0.2% when food and energy are excluded.

At 9:55 AM Eastern time, Consumer Sentiment for the first half of October will be announced.  The consensus is that . . . → Read More: Economic Events on October 12, 2012