Corporate results

With over-capacity rife in several sectors such as cement and thermal power—look at the plant load factors of less than 70%—it is unlikely that a recovery would happen quickly.<br />

Capital goods: waiting for recovery

1 min read . 26 Feb 2016
Analysts note that FY17 is not shaping up well for the Indian IT services sector; they expect growth to drop by about 2-3 percentage points vis-a-vis FY16.<br />. Photo: Mint<br />
India’s largest electricity producer NTPC Ltd reported a 1% drop in volumes from a year ago. Photo: Bloomberg  <br />

Power | Fundamentals remain weak

1 min read . 26 Feb 2016
Whether the outperformance continues will depend to a large extent on how consumer demand shapes up. Photo: Pradeep Gaur/Mint<br />