Asian stock pickers are navigating a difficult environment as a slowdown in the US could trigger a recession. Value is being sought in the tech service and consumer discretionary sectors due to regional demand, while South Korea and Taiwan are viewed as more vulnerable to a US downturn. Indian stocks have been bought by global funds this quarter as they cut their exposure to Taiwan. Financials, along with South Korean and Taiwanese equities, are seen as most susceptible to declining following two years of outperformance before a tightening cycle.
Q4 results today: What to expect from Adani Ports & Apollo Hospitals
Adani Ports is expected to register a 31% growth in revenues to Rs 5,028 crore with an 80% profit rise to Rs 1,842 crore in