Mukta Samtani, BMS, MBA, PhD.

Mukta is Head of Profit Confidential’s South Asia Newsroom. Mukta has worked as Finance faculty with Indira School of Business Studies. Mukta, along with Dr. B. V. Sangvikar, is author of Banking on Intellectual Capital. Mukta has also presented her paper on Intellectual Capital titled Intellectual Capital Management as Risk Management at Arcada University of Applied Sciences, Helsinki, Finland.

Mukta Samtani's Articles

IBM Stock Should Rise Again on This Growth Catalyst International Business Machines Corp. (NYSE:IBM) announced its first-quarter results this week, and investors couldn’t see beyond its continuous streak of losses, as the company's revenue declined again. Even the upbeat earnings could not stop the five-percent slide in the price of IBM…

FB Stock to Gain in This Facebook vs Snap Battle Facebook Inc (NASDAQ:FB) has done it again! On the first day of F8—the company’s annual developer conference—Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg launched a new augmented reality platform and the company announced new products, which clearly showed how the social networking…

AVGO Stock Promises More Gains to Investors Broadcom stock once again grabbed the headlines as Broadcom Ltd (NASDAQ:AVGO) made a bid for Toshiba’s NAND business last week. (Source: "Japan-U.S. bid eyed for Toshiba semiconductor unit sell-off," The Asahi Simbun, April 19, 2017.) This news is enough to raise alarms…

BBRY Stock Positioned for Further Gains For BlackBerry Ltd (NASDAQ:BBRY), the good days are here again. The company won its arbitration case against QUALCOMM, Inc. (NASDAQ:QCOM) and was awarded almost $815.0 million in royalty overpayments. BBRY stock shot up by almost 17% and now sits comfortably at $8.00-plus…

Tesla Inc Overtakes GM and Ford in Market Cap As Tesla Inc (NASDAQ:TSLA) races past General Motors Company (NYSE:GM) as the most valuable car company in the U.S., Tesla stock investors are over the moon. The company clocked a market capitalization of over $50.0 billion as TSLA stock…

Google Inc’s Advertising Empire Is Not Threatened by Amazon.com, Inc. Alphabet Inc (NASDAQ:GOOG, GOOGL) is still recovering from its "YouTube" controversy that led to a few big brands pulling off their campaigns, hurting Google stock. The company has taken concrete steps to overcome this challenge and this could…

Apple Stock to Gain from AI Focus Apple Inc. (NASDAQ:AAPL) continues to make headlines as it charts its course in the post-"iPhone" world. Although the smartphone maker is leaving no stone unturned to make the "iPhone 8" a grand success, the company knows that it is time to move…

Amazon Stock on a High as the Grip on Customers’ Wallets Tightens Amazon.com, Inc. (NASDAQ:AMZN) had a blockbuster week with Jeff Bezos becoming the second richest person in the world and Amazon stock posting new highs with a record closing of $891.51 Monday. AMZN stock investors must be over…

Tesla Inc (NASDAQ:TSLA) Crosses the 25,000 Barrier in Q1 Tesla Inc (NASDAQ:TSLA) bulls are smiling all the way as the company frustrated Tesla stock bears by posting higher-than-expected delivery numbers for the first quarter. TSLA stock ended slightly in the green in Friday’s session. It closed at $278.30…

BBRY Stock Gains More Than 11% on Stellar Q4 Results BlackBerry Ltd (NASDAQ:BBRY) has done what was not expected by most on Wall Street. The company has posted quarterly results that beat expectations by wide margins and is clearly emerging as a more focused and a stronger player…

Snap Stock Gains from the Launch of New Feature Snap Inc (NYSE:SNAP) has had enough of Facebook Inc (NASDAQ:FB) building its clones over and over again. Following last week’s introduction by Facebook of new "Snapchat" features across its apps, Facebook stock had gained and Snap stock had gotten…

GOOG Stock Is in the News for All the Wrong Reasons Alphabet Inc (NASDAQ:GOOG, GOOGL) has been getting a lot of bad press of late as the issue of ads appearing alongside inappropriate content continues to simmer. A few big budget advertisers have pulled their campaigns and more…

AAPL Stock to Go Higher on iPhone 8 and Services Growth Apple Inc. (NASDAQ:AAPL) is enjoying a phenomenal week, with AAPL stock hitting another record high and closing at $144.12 on Wednesday. The past few days also saw bullish reports on Apple stock, stating that there is a good…

Snap Stock Challenges Rise After the Quiet Period Snap Inc (NYSE:SNAP) has hit the headlines again and, this time, not for positive reasons. Facebook Inc (NASDAQ:FB) introduced new "Snapchat"-like features to the "Facebook" app and Snap stock plunged by 6.8% to close at $22.21 on Tuesday. This is…

AMZN Stock Keeps Getting Stronger Amazon.com, Inc. (NASDAQ:AMZN) is an innovation juggernaut that does not appear to show any signs of slowing down. In fact, the online retail giant just keeps getting younger and more agile than any of its other technology peers. Fresh from its Oscar victory, the…

TSLA Stock Set to Rise Further, But with Rising Risks Tesla Inc (NASDAQ:TSLA) continues to generate the usual buzz in the market as the date for the "Tesla Model 3" inches closer. Tesla stock is already up 23% in the year to date and looks set to continue…

MU Stock Shatters Expectations for Second Quarter Micron Technology, Inc. (NASDAQ:MU) stock shot up by about 1.6% in Thursday’s trading session, to close at $26.47. The company announced stellar results for its fiscal second quarter on Thursday. MU stock was up by more than 10% in extended trading, and…

FB Stock Shall Keep Shining on These Growth Catalysts Facebook Inc (NASDAQ:FB) refuses to rest on its laurels even after the number of global users touches almost two billion. Facebook stock is already up 21% in the year to date, which is way ahead of the benchmark index…

Popular Content to Drive NFLX Stock Higher Netflix, Inc. (NASDAQ:NFLX) stock touched a record high of $145.83 Monday before falling over two percent in the last trading session on account of general weakness in the market. All the FANG stocks—Facebook Inc (NASDAQ:FB), Amazon.com, Inc. (NASDAQ:AMZN), Netflix, Inc. (NASDAQ:NFLX), and…

Rumored Product Release Buoys AAPL Stock Apple Inc. (NASDAQ:AAPL) is in the headlines again, and Apple stock is on its way to another record high as excitement builds around the expected release of new products. AAPL stock gained one percent to close at $141.46 on Monday and is on its…