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ICICI Securities stock tumbles 6.29% after 34.3% decline in Q3 net profit

The ICICI Securities stock fell in trade today after the investment services arm of ICICI Group reported a 34.3 per cent decline in consolidated profit to Rs 101.1 crore for the third quarter ended December 31. The company’s profit stood at Rs 153.9 crore in the October-December quarter of 2017-18, ICICI Securities said. The midcap stock touched an intra day ... Read More »

5 stocks find favour after years of wealth erosion. Worth a watch?

Don’t judge the book by its cover. This saying might just well apply to these five smallcap stocks that were beaten black and blue in the last five years. Lady Luck is now smiling as the scrips in question are on the way up after a massive wealth erosion. The list includes stocks such as Easun Reyrolle, Adhunik Metaliks, Flexituff ... Read More »

Bullish on two pharma stocks in near term: Sudip Bandyopadhyay, Inditrade Capital

It will be determined by the corporate results that come out next week. A whole lot of interesting results are lined up. By and large, we believe the markets are showing positive trends. There are global uncertainties. The slowdown in China is particularly worrisome. But there is a silver lining since the India growth story is to a great extent intact. Even ... Read More »

Sensex, Nifty: 10 best performing stocks in 2018

As the year 2018 comes to an end, the Sensex and Nifty look set to close on a positive note despite witnessing volatile phases of trade during the period. While the Sensex has logged over 5% gains since the beginning of this year, the Nifty has gained nearly 3% during the same period. But the gains look mediocre when compared ... Read More »

Obsessed with consumption stocks? You might just miss this goldmine

NEW DELHI: If you are looking at consumption as a big stock investment theme in the hope of big pre-election sops for rural India, think again. Capex revival might just turn out to be a more rewarding theme. There are early signs of a revival in the private capex cycle, as signalled by improved capacity utilisation levels across industries. Reasonable ... Read More »

Stocks in the news: YES, Bandhan Bank, Titan Company, ONGC and Sobha

NEW DELHI: Nifty futures on the Singapore Exchange were trading 107.50 point, or 1 per cent, higher at 10,886, indicating a strong start for the Nifty50. Here are a few stocks which may buzz the most in today’s trade: Bandhan Bank: Bandhan Banks’s talks with HDFC to either buy into or merge with Gruh Finance, a mortgage-lender for the less affluent, ... Read More »

Sensex, Nifty Trade Flat; Metal, Pharma Stocks Top Drags

  Sensex, Nifty Today: 26 out of 50 Nifty stocks traded in the red. The domestic stock markets swung between gains and losses in Tuesday’s session after the US said it was likely to go ahead with a tariff hike on Chinese goods. Investors are also cautious ahead of the expiry of futures and options (F&O) contracts on Thursday and ... Read More »

Sensex Closes 150 Points Higher, Nifty Settles At 10,791: 10 Things To Know

Seventeen out of 30 Sensex stocks finished the session higher. Domestic stock markets continued to rise for the third session in a row on Thursday. Strong macroeconomic data along with a boost in financial stocks on new RBI Governor Shaktikanta Das’ move to open up a dialogue with lenders pushed the markets higher. Bombay Stock Exchange (BSE) benchmark index Sensex ... Read More »

Elon Musk is a genius but working with him is messy, say Tesla employees

Elon Musk is a name that needs no introduction. Today, his name is synonymous Tesla, the company that has revolutionised the way the world, and even the car-making veterans like BMW and Mercedes-Benz and Audi, looks at cars. However, Tesla is not the only reason why Musk has become a popular figure in the present time. The SpaceX founder, apart ... Read More »

Online brokerage stocks could be signaling trouble ahead for broader market, economy

Westends61 | Getty Images A sell-off in online brokerage stocks such as Charles Schwab and TD Ameritrade could be signaling trouble is ahead for the market and the economy. At the very least, they are indicating the Federal Reserve could be set to pause its interest rate increases, given the industry’s sensitivity to the central bank’s moves. “They are early ... Read More »