India’s leading oil and gas explorer Oil and Natural Gas Corp, or ONGC, has recently reported a steep decline in quarterly earnings as it sold its output at significant discounts. The company has been suffering from aging fields as the exploration-related write downs rose by one-third from the same quarter last year to $850 million while depreciation charges doubled to $423 million in the same period. Moreover, Brent crude more »
India is one of the major emerging market economies. The Indian stock market is well established and the roots of the Bombay Stock Exchange (BSE) go all the way back to the mid 1800s, making it the oldest in Asia. It is the 10th largest stock exchange in the world by market cap, and the No. 1 in the world based on number of listed companies - around 5,000. The more »
India’s leading oil explorer, Oil and Natural Gas Corp (ONGC), which has a significant representation in the PowerShares India ETF (NYSEMKT: PIN), has decided to purchase ConocoPhillips’s (NYSE: COP) 8.4% stake in the Kashagan, Kazakhstan oil field for ~$5 billion in a deal the company hopes will increase its output to fuel India’s growing economy.
The Kashagan oil field has 30 billion barrels of oil out more »
True Diversification Requires diversification accross the Globe. Investing in emerging markets can be very rewarding if done correctly but at the same time can damage any portfolio if done without research and homework. In this article i wish to give a brief about investing in emerging markets and why i think, India is one of the best emerging market plays.