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What changed for the market while you were sleeping? Top 12 things to know

The Nifty fell for the second consecutive day on March 8 and but gained 1.5 percent during the week despite global growth concerns. The 30-share BSE Sensex fell 53.99 points to 36,671.43 as the Nifty slipped 22.80 points to 11,035.40 and formed ‘Doji’ kind of candle on the daily chart. The index managed to settle the week above 11,000 and ... Read More »

Share market update: 16 stocks hit 52-week highs on NSE

NEW DELHI: Around 16 stocks rose to touch their 52-week highs on NSE in Friday’s session. Among the stocks that touched their 52-week highs were Agro Phos India, Allahabad Bank, The Anup Engineering, Arvind Fashions and Cantabil Retail India. Gujarat Fluorochemicals, HeidelbergCement India, Mahamaya Steel Industries, Muthoot FinanceNSE -0.33 %and Seamec also featured among the stocks that touched their 52-week highs on NSE. ... Read More »

Politics, US-China trade talks among 7 factors that may guide market next week

NEW DELHI: Market witnessed bouts of volatility during the week gone by due to Indo-Pak tensions, the expiry of February F&O contracts and macroeconomic numbers. However, signs of easing tensions between India and Pakistan and positive sentiment in Asian peers supported domestic market to log healthy gains on Friday, wrapping the week on a positive note. For the week, Sensex ... Read More »

China’s stock market about to see $46 billion pour in

There’s some serious money heading to Chinese stocks, already the world’s best performing equity market this year. After MSCI Inc. announced Thursday that it would boost the weighting of China’s onshore shares in its emerging market index, more than $46 billion is poised to pour in from funds that track the gauge, according to Bloomberg estimates. Chinese equities climbed to the highest since ... Read More »

Sudip Bandyopadhyay on stocks to pick from broader market

They will continue to report good numbers on the back of the fact that the asset quality issues are by and large over. What is going to happen is NCLT process is gathering momentum and some amount of recoveries will start happening which will help them improve their profit on the back of the fact that most of these assets ... Read More »

Without Pain, There’s No Gain In The Stock Market

According to Lipper data, investors moved over $190 billion into money-market funds in the final quarter of 2018—the biggest dash to cash since 2008. How many got back in to catch the best January rally in over 30 years? Whipsaws are painful. And all too common in the stock market. Another example: Apple issued a profit warning after the market ... Read More »

What changed for the market while you were sleeping? Top 10 things to know

The market snapped the five-day winning streak and closed lower on Tuesday, dented by profit booking as well as correction in global peers. Select banking and financials, auto and metals stocks pulled the market down. The 30-share BSE Sensex was down 134.32 points at 36,444.64 while the Nifty50 fell 39.10 points to 10,922.80 and formed ‘Hanging Man’ kind of pattern ... Read More »

Want to quit the equity market? Read this before you make a decision

Kunal is keen to quit the equity market as he is not sure what lies ahead. Those around him seem to be investing, even though there are murmurs of a slowdown and uncertainty due to upcoming elections. He believes there is little point in following the crowds, and is convinced that it is a good idea to leave the market even if ... Read More »

Gold Has Beaten the Market Over Multiple Time Periods

Gold Has Beaten the S&P 500 Index So Far This CenturyU.S. Global Investors Global uncertainty made gold a holiday winner for investors seeking a relatively safe haven. U.S. stocks just logged their worst year since 2008—their worst December since 1931—as fears over global trade, ballooning debt, the end of accommodative central bank policy and a U.S. government shutdown unsettled investors. ... Read More »

Microsoft Surface Go teased for the Indian market, will be exclusive to Flipkart

hile critics have rendered the market of tablets as mostly useless, certain big names of the industry such as Apple, Samsung and Microsoft are constantly trying to breathe new life into the segment with flagship-grade devices. Microsoft’s Surface series has been long considered the best iteration of Windows 10 PC. The Surface Go was unveiled earlier this year as an ... Read More »