Understanding Technical Analysis

When an investor is in a dilemma of picking up a stock, fundamental and technical analysis are the tools which help the investor Having seen what fundamental analysis is, let us delve into technical analysis

12 Nov 2018, 12:22 AM IST
PNB MetLife gets nod for IPO
12 Nov 2018, 12:15 AM IST

Foreign portfolio investors infuse 4,800 crore on cooling crude prices

Foreign investors have pumped in nearly Rs 4,800 crore into the Indian capital markets in the last five trading sessions, after pulling out hefty funds in October, amid cooling glo
12 Nov 2018, 12:09 AM IST

Invest in right debt fund for larger gains

Asset allocation is the key and so when investing one needs to diversify according to their risk appetite Actually, even a riskier investment avenue could be neutralized by having
04 Nov 2018, 11:28 PM IST

Understanding Earning Per Share, Price To Earnings ratio

Before investing in stock market, understanding fundamental analysis of a stock is imperative Suppose an investor is in a dilemma of picking a stock A or B from the same sector the
04 Nov 2018, 11:06 PM IST

Axis Securities rolls out commodity derivatives 

Axis Securities, the broking arm of Axis Bank, said it has launched trading in commodity derivatives with the National Commodity and Derivatives Exchange NCDEX The firm in August h
04 Nov 2018, 11:00 PM IST

Market likely to move in narrow range

Indian equity markets bounced sharply after two weeks of decline With positive global cues, decline in crude oil prices and record level recovery in rupee helped indices to recover
04 Nov 2018, 10:56 PM IST

Retail investors can soon pay via Unified Payments Interface

Sebi said it will launch Unified Payments Interface as an alternative payment option for retail investors, buying shares in a public issue, in a phased manner from January 1 next y
04 Nov 2018, 10:50 PM IST

Understanding fundamental analysis of stocks

To earn good profits in stock market you need to invest in the stocks of right companies When one has to invest in equities the investor might be confused as to which is the right
28 Oct 2018, 11:56 PM IST

BSE to launch copper contracts

Leading stock exchange BSE said it has received markets regulator Sebis approval to launch copper contracts with trading unit of one metric tonne MT on its newly launched commodity
28 Oct 2018, 11:54 PM IST

Benefits of Equity Linked Savings Schemes go beyond tax savings

While planning for tax savings many investors veer towards the traditional saving avenues like Nations Savings Certificate NSC, Life insurance premium and even bank fixed deposits
28 Oct 2018, 11:46 PM IST

Bearish trend likely to continue

The risk aversion is the mantra for markets now We were cautioned about this much earlier than anyone else The whole JulyAugust rally was built on unjustified optimism With a week
28 Oct 2018, 11:42 PM IST

Startup listing norms to be simplified

To make listing on bourses more attractive for startups, markets regulator Sebi came out with new set of proposals that would allow more investor categories, relax shareholding nor
28 Oct 2018, 11:34 PM IST

Private security agencies facing challenges

The Association of Private Security Agencies APSA, which represents 1,500 private security agencies and 4 lakh private security personnel in AP and Telangana, on Wednesday private
25 Oct 2018, 12:13 AM IST

Hyderabad to host Green Building Congress 18

The City of Pearls will host the 16th annual edition of CIIIndian Green Building Council IGBC Green Building Congress 2018 from November 13, 2018 at HICC, Hyderabad Hardeep Singh P
25 Oct 2018, 12:09 AM IST

Narendra Modi bags Seoul Prize for his economic reforms

Prime Minister Narendra Modi has been conferred with the Seoul Peace Prize for 2018 for his contribution to international cooperation and fostering global economic growth
25 Oct 2018, 12:06 AM IST

Cyrus Mistry sets up global startup fund

The billionaire brothers Cyrus and Shapoor Mistry have announced formation of Mistry Ventures LLP to incubate and fund the startup ecosystem
25 Oct 2018, 12:03 AM IST

100 developers to take part in Telangana Real Estate Developers Association realty expo

More than 100 developers are expected to showcase their real estate projects at the ninth edition of Property Show by Telangana Real Estate Developers Association TREDA, which is s
24 Oct 2018, 11:57 PM IST

RBI may make changes in Prompt Corrective Action framework

The Reserve Bank may make some changes in the Prompt Corrective Action PCA framework that put restrictions on financially weak banks, sources said
24 Oct 2018, 11:54 PM IST

KLCP to set up 7.6 cr kitchen 

Citybased startup, KLCP Healthy Foods Pvt Ltd announced its plan to set up a Mega Cloud Kitchen in the city
24 Oct 2018, 11:50 PM IST

IndiGo posts 652 cr loss in Q2

IndiGos parent InterGlobe Aviation on Wednesday reported a loss of Rs 6521 crore in the three months ended September as higher costs and intense competition took a toll on the bott
24 Oct 2018, 11:47 PM IST

Wipro Q2 net falls 14% to 1,889 cr

IT services major Wipro Wednesday posted a 138 per cent decline in consolidated net profit at Rs 1,889 crore for the JulySeptember quarter of 201819 compared to the yearago period
24 Oct 2018, 11:29 PM IST

Go for diversification in MFs to avoid risks

There has been a slew of SOS calls in the past few weeks from investors Ive witnessed many of these investors taking an extreme range of investing in the mutual funds with their po
22 Oct 2018, 04:15 AM IST

Be cautious while making buying decisions

In a volatile truncated week, Indian equity markets closed a 1 per cent lower than the previous week Weakness in global markets and anticipation of earnings downgrade and revived l
22 Oct 2018, 04:12 AM IST

MFs pump Rs 1,100 cr in equities in 2 weeks

Mutual fund houses have made investments of over Rs 110 billion Rs 1100 crore in domestic equities in the first two weeks of this month despite volatility in the stock markets, eve
22 Oct 2018, 04:10 AM IST

Over 65 lakh folios added to mutual fund

Growing investor interest in mutual funds has led to an addition of over 65 lakh new folios in the first six months of the current fiscal, taking the total to an alltime high of 77
14 Oct 2018, 10:33 PM IST

Nifty may consolidate between 10,200 to 10750

Indian equity market snapped a fiveweek losing streak after experiencing a huge volatility The major indices closed one per cent higher with the help of pullback in heavily correct
14 Oct 2018, 10:29 PM IST

128 IPOs raise $5.24 bn till August

As many as 128 initial public offerings garnered 524 billion this year until August and going forward the IPO momentum is expected to improve in the coming months, says an EY repor
14 Oct 2018, 10:27 PM IST

Mutual funds best option to counter market volatility

Jim Cramer once famously said that every once in a while, the market does something so stupid it takes your breath away Volatility could be comprehended as a norm rather than an ex
14 Oct 2018, 10:23 PM IST

Understanding the commodity trading

Having known about what commodities are, let us know how to trade in commodities As you know, there are two commodity exchanges in India Multi Commodity exchange MCX and National
14 Oct 2018, 10:07 PM IST

Invest wisely in commodity trading

Commodities are an integral part of stock market However, they are not much sought after by investors because it requires significant amount of time, money and knowledge If investe
07 Oct 2018, 11:01 PM IST

Mutual funds good bet for risk-free returns

Theres an underlying prejudice in the investing community that asset allocation has to be age dependant This is especially evident when it comes to equity investments by the higher
07 Oct 2018, 10:55 PM IST

Market is likely to remain bearish

The bear carnage cost Nifty 14983 points or 1274 per cent from life time highs As we cautioned earlier in this column, the fall is due to many macro headwinds coupled with technica
07 Oct 2018, 10:53 PM IST

Mutual funds inflows zoom 14% to 24 lakh cr

Mutual funds asset base rose to over Rs 24 lakh crore in JulySeptember quarter, a 14 per cent surge from the yearago period, driven by participation from retail investors and a spi
07 Oct 2018, 10:48 PM IST

Understanding call and put options

The market is flooded with a wide range of investment options that allow investors to earn money when the stock market is bullish or bearish Options are one of the significant cate
01 Oct 2018, 12:45 AM IST

Development Financial Institutions: A panacea for all problems

The global financial crisis of 2008 has shown that development banking is still relevant for the financial system In India, however, government is still shying away from bringing D
01 Oct 2018, 12:38 AM IST

Exercise caution as volatility will increase

The stock markets extended their losses for fourth consecutive week September is one of the worst months in terms of fall Sensex lost 2,450 points while Nifty was down 750 points
01 Oct 2018, 12:35 AM IST

Trade issues dampen global initial public offerings activity

Ongoing geopolitical uncertainties and trade issues continue to dampen investor enthusiasm, with the number of IPOs in the first nine months of this year falling to 1,000 globally,
01 Oct 2018, 12:32 AM IST