Budget 2020

Chart Reading: These levels on Nifty may signal buy opportunity

NEW DELHI: Nifty50 might have turned volatile of late, but a few trends are holding up well for the index for a few months now. Analysts said an eye on them could help traders gauge the direction of the market going ahead. These include the 10-week exponential moving average (10-day EMA), the 50-day EMA, days […]

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Taking a decision with your eyes closed! Can it work in investing?

“The situation has provided a cue; this cue has given the expert access to information stored in memory, and the information provides the answer. Intuition is nothing more and nothing less than recognition.” – Herbert Simon You probably haven’t heard the name Stanislav Petrov. And, maybe, you will find it hard to believe that he […]

Budget 2020

VI could continue to be a dominant telecom player along with Airtel and Jio: Sudip Bandyopadhyay

Sudip Bandyopadhyay, Group Chairman, Inditrade Capital, is betting on Ashok Leyland and in auto space. What is the outlook on the auto basket? Now, I am looking at the commercial vehicles segment. The pickup in demand in commercial vehicles is real and probably we are just seeing a beginning of this pickup in demand and […]

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Saurabh Mukherjea on whether rising Covid cases can spoil the bull’s party on D-Street

Do not get lost in short-term frenzies both on the way up and the way down, says Saurabh Mukherjea, Founder, Marcellus Investment Managers. Yesterday, the Sensex closed below 50,000 as the market fell 1,145.44 points. Was it an aberration?We have seen this pattern for a long time from late March last year. Once the market […]

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Pick up IT & auto stocks if market falls 5-10%: Deepak Shenoy

I would avoid FMCG and a lot of the pharma pack but pick up IT and auto and auto ancillaries if they were to come down another 5% or 10%, says Deepak Shenoy, Founder, Capital Mind. How are you advising clients to play the volatility in the markets?To be fair, there is a small correction […]

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What does ‘turnover’ in the stock market indicate?

1. Market turnover indicates how much trading activity took place on a given business day in the market as a whole or individual stock. 2. Turnover can be represented in two ways, traded value in rupees and traded volume in number of trades. 3. Higher turnover in a stock indicates better liquidity which means that […]

Budget 2020

Nilesh Shah explains why outflows from MFs continue even as SIPs are in limelight

Investors have behaved with tremendous maturity. When FPIs were selling and bringing valuations cheaper, they were big buyers and now when valuations have become reasonable, they have taken some profit, says Nilesh Shah, MD, Kotak AMC. There is a headline in Economic Times which says that the new SIP accounts are at a record high […]

Budget 2020

Safir Anand on game-changers & new investment opportunities

It is not only about being tech-enabled though that is of utmost importance. Businesses new or old, can be multi-baggers, also by innovating to preserve environment, says Safir Anand, Strategist & Investor. What do you make of the market right now? Are markets running ahead of themselves or has the party just started and we […]