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

Apple and Amazon Stock under Trump Technology stocks were pounded following Donald Trump’s surprise win in the presidential elections. The concerns were real; Trump had been openly targeting the tech heavyweights during his election campaign, ranging from issues as wide as outsourcing and non-payment of taxes to hiring…

Tesla Stock Likely to Move Higher in 2017 Tesla Motors Inc (NASDAQ:TSLA) has had quite a rough ride over the past few months as investors punished TSLA stock over the fatalities involving Tesla "Autopilot," uncertainties surrounding the SolarCity Corp (NASDAQ:SCTY) acquisition, and fallout with Mobileye NV (NYSE:MBLY). Things…

Dow Jones Expected to Trade Lower The Dow Jones Industrial Average (DJIA) lost about 22 points on Wednesday to close at 19,804.72. The Nasdaq Composite gained 16.93 points and closed at 5,555.65. The S&P 500 index ended slightly up, gaining four points, to close at 2,271.89. Stocks are likely to…

These 3 Stocks Are Likely to Benefit Under Donald Trump  As the U.S. presidential Inauguration Day comes closer, investors are busy considering stocks that could get them handsome returns under the Donald Trump administration. At this point, one of the most important factors in determining the future performance…

Dow Jones Expected to Trade Higher on Earnings The Dow Jones Industrial Average closed in the red on Tuesday as Brexit and China concerns loomed large on the stocks. Moreover, the market participants are also concerned about the policies of the incoming Trump administration and have less clarity…

Dow Jones May Slip on Brexit and China Concerns The Dow Jones Industrial Average (DJIA) is expected to trade lower in the stock market today as everybody focuses on Theresa May’s speech about Brexit. Moreover, Chinese President Xi Jinping's address in Davos is also in focus. Markets may take…

Ford Stock to Take a Big Leap in 2017 Ford Motor Company (NYSE:F) stock had a good start to the year, as the company announced that the company's December U.S. sales beat all expectations. Ford's sales went up by 0.1%, to 237,785, and retail sales went up by five percent, to 183,454…

Dow Jones to Wait and Watch In news about the stock market today, the Dow Jones Industrial Average (DJIA) is expected to take its cue from the earnings announcements this week as the DJIA hovers around the 20,000 mark. The DJIA closed at 19,885.73 on Friday after losing 5.27…

This News Makes a Perfect 2017 Start for Elon Musk SpaceX news over the past few months has usually been on the disappointing side. However, that is going to change now with what the company did on early Saturday morning. On Saturday, Elon Musk’s SpaceX successfully accomplished the…

This Is Good News for P Stock in 2017 Pandora Media Inc (NYSE:P) stock had quite a disappointing 2016. However, with the latest news about the company, it appears that there might be better days ahead in this new year, and some buoyancy may return to Pandora stock…

Dow Jones Set to March Higher The Dow Jones Industrial Average (DJIA) is expected to add a few more points as the big banks announce their earnings today. DJIA closed at 19,891.0 Thursday after losing 63.28 points. The NASDAQ Composite index lost 16.16 points to close at 5,547.49. The…

Apple Stock May Get Its Next Growth Catalyst Apple Inc. (NASDAQ:AAPL) has been struggling to find its next game-changing product, as the iconic "iPhone" completes a decade of existence. The growth in Apple's "Services" segment has been a silver lining for the company, and investors are optimistic that this…

DJIA and NASDAQ March Upwards The Dow Jones Industrial Average gained 98.75 points or 0.5% to close at 19,954.28 Wednesday. The S&P 500 Index gained 6.4 points and ended at 2,275.32. The Nasdaq Composite Index was up 11.8 points and closed at 5,563.65. Merck & Co., Inc. (NYSE:MRK)…

Apple Stock (AAPL Stock) Is Looking Forward to a Game Changer Apple Inc. (NASDAQ:AAPL) stock has been gaining ground of late, and AAPL stock is trading at around $119.00-plus levels now. As the company and its fans celebrate the 10th anniversary of the iconic "iPhone," it is the right time…

DJIA Slips, NASDAQ on a High The Dow Jones Industrial Average (DJIA) went down by 31.85 points to close at 19,855.53 on Tuesday. The S&P 500 index ended flat at 2,268.90. But the NASDAQ composite index was the star of the day, with the NASDAQ hitting another record close. The index…

Fitbit Stock Focusing on Growth in 2017 Fitbit Inc (NYSE:FIT) stock has been trying to make a comeback over the last few trading sessions after a disappointing performance in 2016. FIT stock had suffered in the last holiday shopping season, on account of its production issues. The company was in…

DJIA Moves a Little Away from 20,000 Mark The Dow Jones Industrial Average (DJIA) went down by 76.42 points to close at 19,887.38 on Monday, on account of weakness in energy stocks. The S&P 500 index lost 8.08 points and closed at 2,268.9. U.S. stocks ended mostly lower as oil…

Tesla Stock Can Overcome This Challenger   Tesla Motors Inc  (NASDAQ:TSLA) stock is back to $230.0 levels and the company came very close to delivering 80,000 cars in 2016, but could not touch the magic number due to production problems.   Tesla may solve these issues soon, but a…

Watch Out for Facebook Stock in 2017 Facebook Inc (NASDAQ:FB) stock has become interesting again, as the company's prospects for 2017 look better. FB stock gained 2.3% last Friday and closed at $123.41. The strength in tech stocks also sent the NASDAQ composite touching its all-time high. Facebook stock…