Tag Archives: Stocks

Why bank stocks are rallying despite dismal Q1 results

The large losses in the March quarter were seen as the final sweep towards a clean balance sheet. Graphic: Mint Banking stocks have been on the rise in the past one month with those of public sector banks gaining the most. Indeed, in some cases, investors have been more gung-ho about a recovery in banks than the bank managements. Look ... Read More »

Bank FDs vs gold vs stocks: How much you would have earned

Photo: iStock Various asset classes give different returns, which is why a portfolio must have an ideal mix of investments. Here’s how four asset types have done in different periods. Click here for enlarge [“Source-livemint”] Read More »

Stock market update: Check out the most traded stocks of Friday’s session

GAIL (India), Titan Company, Hindalco Industries, Bajaj Auto, Tata Steel and Larsen & Toubro stood as the top gainers in the Nifty index on Friday. NEW DELHI: Reliance CommunicationsNSE 3.38 %(number of shares traded: 7.97 crore) emerged as the most traded stock on NSE on Friday. The pack of most traded stocks included IDBI Bank (7.58 crore), Jaiprakash AssociatesNSE 1.58 % (3.90 crore), Punjab ... Read More »

Stock market update: These stocks are trading among top gainers on NSE

Bajaj Finance, Sun Pharma and Tech Mahindra were among the top gainers in the Nifty index. NEW DELHI: Shares of PNB Housing Finance (up 8.64 per cent) and KEC InternationalNSE 5.34 % (up 6.06 per cent) were trading over 5 per cent higher in morning trade on Monday. HDFC and Kotak Mahindra Bank are competing for a controlling stake in PNB Housing ... Read More »

Stock market update: Telecom stocks tumble; Idea Cellular plunges 7%

In the Sensex index, 9 stocks were advancing and 22 were declining. NEW DELHI: The BSE Telecom index was trading 0.63 per cent down at 1,165 around 02:15 pm on Monday, with Idea Cellular (down 6.94 per cent), Himachal Futuristic Communications (down 3.62 per cent) and MTNL (down 3.37 per cent) as top losers. Shares of Idea Cellular plunged on ... Read More »

MARKET WRAP: Sensex slips 215 points, HDFC Bank falls 3%; Realty stocks hit

Benchmark indices ended lower on Monday led by losses in banking sector and real estate sector. The S&P BSE Sensex ended at 35,012, down 215 points while the broader Nifty50 index settled at 10,628, down 68 points. HDFC Bank was among the yop losers, slipping over 3 per cent to Rs 2,045 levels. Realty stocks came under selling pressure with the Nifty Realty index ... Read More »

Many stocks in extreme oversold territory

Where are We? During the week, our markets had a good rollercoaster ride, which must have kept the traders on their toes. First half looked very ominous as we saw index sliding below the important psychological level of 10,500. Clearly, it was hard to believe we would reclaim the 10,500 mark immediately on the following day after seeing Wednesday’s massive selloff towards ... Read More »

Top 12 stocks to invest ahead of May F&O expiry which could give up to 6-20% return

The Nifty50 closed flat with a positive bias for the week ended May 25 above its crucial resistance level of 10,600. It was indeed a roller coaster rise for Nifty which rebounded nearly 200 points after hitting a low of 10,417 to close the week at 10,605 on Friday. The Nifty50 is now trading above its 5-DEMA, 50-DEMA and 100-DMA ... Read More »

Stocks in focus on May 28, 2018

NEW DELHI: Domestic shares are likely to open on a flat note on Monday, tracking weak global cues and Nifty futures in Singapore Stock Exchange (SGX). At 08:09 am, the Nifty futures in SGX were trading 12 points or 0.11 per cent higher at 10,651. Here is a list of top stocks that are likely to be in focus in today’s trading ... Read More »

Market Now: IT stocks rally on rupee weakness; HCL Tech zooms 4% 

Equity benchmarks moved up a little shrugging off weakness in global stocks and concerns over surging oil prices. NEW DELHI: Falling rupee seems to have given a fillip to IT stocks as most of them from the Nifty IT pack were trading in the higher terrain. The Nifty IT index was trading 2.71 per cent up at 13,105 around 10:50 am (IST) ... Read More »