Stocks

A decisive move above 9,900 required; 5 stocks which can give up to 7% in a week

The market strength is always judged on corrections. The Tuesday decline failed to conjure any follow-up move on the downside. In fact, the starting point of current four-digit gann channel (i.e. 9801) proved the savior, and in Thursday’s trade, marked an intra-day high of 9,923. Despite Nifty’s whipsaw moves in this week’s trade, BankNifty is gradually moving higher. In fact, ... Read More »

Majority of stocks showing fresh breakouts! 5 stocks which can give up to 8% return

A break above 9,700 and renewed buying interest in Bank Nifty has brushed aside the concerns of June’s steep fall from the peak 9,699. The market’s focus has turned holistic with midcap and smallcap staging rallies of 6 and 7 percent, respectively from their recent lows. Both indices are trading below the May 2017 peak. Within these spaces, majority of ... Read More »

How NOT to Use a Stock Photo

A lot of small businesses rely on stock photography services to add some high-quality images to their websites and other promotional materials. The benefits of great visuals are obvious and have been discussed ad nauseum. The poor use of stock photos … well. Of course, it turns out Presidential campaigns also invest in stock image services. But recently news broke that the ... Read More »

Bizarre computer glitch sends technology stocks all crashing to same price

Amazon’s shares briefly fell by 87 per cent on some data providers CREDIT: AP Abizarre computer glitch sent shares in dozens of US technology companies including Apple, Amazon and Microsoft to the same price on Tuesday morning, leading some to apparently lose billions in market value. The bug showed many stocks on the Nasdaq exchange to briefly be reported as $123.47 on ... Read More »

Nifty likely to remain volatile this week; 5 stocks which can give up to 18% return in short term

The Nifty continued with the downward spiral in its daily chart for the third week in a row, indicating a slothful movement in an upcoming session. Despite closing on a positive bias in Friday’s trade, Nifty failed to cohere above its psychological support level during the closing period of trade on the backdrop of selling pressure coupled with mounting concerns ... Read More »

Dow halts 4-session skid, but Nasdaq slumps as technology stocks stumble

The Dow industrials on Monday ended a string of daily losses at four, but the Nasdaq Composite faltered, putting pressure on the broader market. The Dow Jones Industrial Average DJIA, +0.07%  rose 14.79 points, or less than 0.1%, at 21,409.55. The Nasdaq Composite Index COMP, -0.29%  shed 18.10 points, or 0.2%, to 6,251 as Apple Inc. AAPL, -0.31%  dropped 0.3%, ... Read More »

Top 14 stocks which some MFs added for the first in the month of May

Indian market rallied as much as 17 percent so far in the year 2017 led by consistent infusion of funds by mutual funds (MFs) even as foreign portfolio investors (FPIs) slowed down their buying. The domestic mutual funds pumped in over Rs 20,000 crore in the stock market during April-May, said a PTI report. The flows were largely concentrated around ... Read More »

Buy, Sell, Hold: 3 stocks and 1 sector on analysts’ radar today

While retaining buy rating with increased target price at Rs 780 (from Rs 750 earlier) on Aurobindo Pharma, Jefferies said the company has launched 3 products in Q1FY18, driving a 5 percent FY18 EPS upgrade. The research firm has adjusted its EPS for the recent launches & raised FY18-19 EPS by 5-2 percent, saying the launches also underscore company’s R&D ... Read More »

3 Value Stocks Senior Citizens Should Consider Buying Today

Most investors in their golden years are searching for low-risk stocks that offer up an income stream and are trading at an attractive valuation. Knowing that, we asked a team of Fools to share a stock they believe fits these criteria perfectly. Here’s why they picked Ford Motor Company (NYSE:F), AT&T (NYSE:T), Kroger (NYSE:KR). IMAGE SOURCE: FORD. A household name, a fat ... Read More »

5 Cheap Tech Stocks To Buy For 50%+ Dividend Growth

It’s usually the last place dividend fans look for big yields and surging payout growth—but it should be one of the first. I’m talking about the technology sector. And before you dismiss me as crazy, check out this chart. The Home of Payout Growth What you’re seeing here is the dividend-growth rate of the Technology Select Sector SPDR ETF (XLK) ... Read More »