Stock market and psychology

Profit or loss in a stock depends not on the increase and decrease of the price in the stock but on the traders or investors psychology To some it may sound absurd but its true

13 Jan 2019, 11:43 PM IST
Exercise caution while investing
13 Jan 2019, 11:28 PM IST

Uniform membership in equity cash, derivatives

Regulator Sebi came out with timelines as well as conditions for the implementation of uniform membership structure in equity derivatives and cash segments
13 Jan 2019, 11:17 PM IST

CCI rejects complaint against National Stock Exchange

The Competition Commission has dismissed a complaint of discriminatory conduct made against the National Stock Exchange NSE with regard to alleged preferential access extended to c
13 Jan 2019, 11:12 PM IST

Understanding risk in stock market

Whether you are a seasoned trader or a professional trader having expertise in stock market, at some point you are bound to go through some losses Investment in stock market involv
07 Jan 2019, 04:12 AM IST

Index funds: Less risky way of investing in equity market

Mutual funds MF are instruments which are seen as passive investment vehicles to participate in the market opportunity at lower costs The latter is seen in the context of the avail
07 Jan 2019, 04:08 AM IST

Market course hinges on Q3 results

Markets continue to be volatility The benchmark indices closed 1 per cent lower The Sensex closed at 35,695, down by 381 points and Nifty down by 133 points The Nifty Midcap index
07 Jan 2019, 04:05 AM IST

SME IPOs make a mark in 2018

Spurred by investor interest, 145 small and medium enterprises SMEs raised a record Rs 2,455 crore through initial public offerings IPOs in 2018, a surge of 37 per cent from the fu
07 Jan 2019, 04:02 AM IST

Six central PSUs to come up with Initial Public Offerings

The central government last week said it has decided to list six central public sector enterprises, including THDCIL, TCIL and RailTel, on stock exchanges and permitted KIOCL to co
31 Dec 2018, 02:03 AM IST

Avoid these pitfalls while investing in mutual funds

Research about investor behavior and analysis show that the average investor earned belowaverage returns across various periods of time This is especially true with retail mutual f
31 Dec 2018, 02:00 AM IST

How to use moving average curve

Having known what is moving average, let us understand its application The moving average helps in identifying buying and selling opportunities When the stock price trades above it
31 Dec 2018, 01:54 AM IST

161 initial offers hit market till Nov 2018

Indian stock exchanges ranked second globally in terms of number of initial public offerings IPOs, raising 552 billion from 161 offerings till November this year, according to a re
31 Dec 2018, 01:50 AM IST

Shriram Properties to raise 250 cr

The company is looking to consider a preIPO placement of up to Rs 100 crore Funds raised through the issue will be utilised for repayment of certain borrowings availed by the compa
31 Dec 2018, 01:41 AM IST

Testing times for short-term traders

The stock markets traded amid elevated volatility while maintaining positive bias and closed the week with 1 per cent gains The Sensex gained 334 points while the Nifty was able to
31 Dec 2018, 01:37 AM IST

Consider exit loads carefully before investing in mutual funds

The idea of investing in mutual funds MF is for generating higher or better returns and also to have liquidity so that at any required interval the invested money is available Of c
23 Dec 2018, 11:31 PM IST

Bharat-22 exchange traded fund follow on offer in Feb

The government is planning to raise about Rs 10,000 crore through a followon offer of Bharat22 ETF in February, an official said Plans are on for launching the third tranche of Bha
23 Dec 2018, 11:26 PM IST

Markets likely to remain volatile this week

The global equity markets traded with high volatility last week Despite the weak global market, Indian market has shown resilience and is seen maintaining a positive trend
23 Dec 2018, 11:17 PM IST

Risk management for equity derivatives on cards: Sebi

Sebi put in place a more robust risk management framework with regard to margin system for the equity derivatives segment The framework has been prepared on the basis of recommenda
23 Dec 2018, 11:13 PM IST

Equity mutual fund inflow hits 3-month low 

Equity mutual fund schemes registered a net inflow of Rs 8,414 crore in November, making it the lowest in three months, mainly due to a volatile market
23 Dec 2018, 11:07 PM IST

Understanding moving averages

All of us are familiar with the term average since our school days Moving averages in stock market is an extension of it Moving averages are trend indicators They are extensively u
23 Dec 2018, 10:23 PM IST

Shyam Metalics gets nod for 900-cr initial public offer

Shyam Metalics and Energy, a leading integrated metal producing company, has received Sebis goahead to raise Rs 909 crore through an initial public offer IPO The company, which had
17 Dec 2018, 01:25 AM IST

Overnight funds offer better returns than savings bank accounts

The SEBI regularisation of mutual funds has helped streamline many of the plethora of funds and cut confusion across the segmentation It also introduced some new categories which w
17 Dec 2018, 01:13 AM IST

Understanding Evening Star

Contrary to morning star, the evening star is bearish and it appears at the top end of an uptrend It evolves over three trading sessions This pattern is formed by combining three c
17 Dec 2018, 01:06 AM IST

Norms for investment limits by foreign portfolio investors relaxed

Capital markets regulator Sebi relaxed its norms for clubbing of investment limits by wellregulated foreign investors The move came after the board of Sebi approved a proposal in t
17 Dec 2018, 01:00 AM IST

It’s time to be cautiously bullish

The Indian stock market witnessed two days of brisk trading after Assembly election results and RBI governor appointment The negatives of Urjit Patels resignation, and antiBJP outc
17 Dec 2018, 12:56 AM IST

Sebi for side-pocketing in debt mutual funds

Sebi is planning to allow mutual funds to undertake side pocketing of debt and money market instruments in case of a credit event while ensuring fair treatment to all unit holders
17 Dec 2018, 12:50 AM IST

Hyderabad gets its first unmanned aerial vehicles mfg facility

The 50,000 sq ft facilitywill manufacture complete carbon composite aerostructures for Hermes 900 Medium Altitude Long Endurance UAVs, an advanced and battleproven platform followe
15 Dec 2018, 01:27 AM IST

Hyderabad top city for realty investment

Rating the City of Pearls as the best place in the country for making investment in real estate, Abhijit Bhave, CEO, Karvy Private Wealth, feels that commercial real estate in the
15 Dec 2018, 01:18 AM IST

Domestic cos occupy 1.2 mn sft flexible space in Hyderabad

In the 15 million sftflexible space occupied in India,Hyderabad has 12 million sft of flexible space whereinover 80 per cent of the space is operated by domestic players and the re
15 Dec 2018, 12:45 AM IST

Choosing right Mutual Fund scheme holds key to high returns

Most experts opine that mutual funds are the most economical and transparent means of investment into equity markets One finds enamored by the marketing bling about the star perfor
10 Dec 2018, 02:04 AM IST

Markets likely to witness high volatility

The Indian markets traded with high volatility during the previous week ahead of five states election verdict, as it closed lower by almost 15 per cent The Sensex down by 521 point
10 Dec 2018, 02:01 AM IST

Sebi for tightening cyber security

Sebi asked market infrastructure institutions to set up a roundtheclock cyber security operation centre manned by dedicated security analysts to identify, respond, recover and thwa
10 Dec 2018, 01:58 AM IST

Understanding morning star

When the market is in a downtrend it makes successive new loss during this period The bulls are in absolute control On the first day of the pattern the market makes a new low and f
10 Dec 2018, 01:53 AM IST

Mutual fund asset base reaches 22 lakh cr

Mutual funds asset base rose to a little over Rs 24 lakh crore by Novemberend, an increase of 8 per cent from the preceding month, on strong inflow in liquid schemes Going ahead, i
10 Dec 2018, 01:43 AM IST

Mutual funds best for faster liquidity

Ideally, while investing in a mutual fund MF one checks into the parameters of its objective, performance and the expenses along with the fund house and fund size Also, a more info
03 Dec 2018, 12:15 AM IST

Startup listing gets a new boost

To make stock market listing attractive for startups, leading stock exchange BSE has announced the creation of a new division within its SME segment to list newage companies The pl
03 Dec 2018, 12:06 AM IST

Understanding gap-up and gap-down

Have you ever wondered why a stock doesnt open sometimes at the previous days price At times it opens at a price which is either higher or lower than the previous day
03 Dec 2018, 12:01 AM IST

Markets likely to witness high volatility

The November month gave some relief to the investors with positive data points and the benchmark indices on recovery mode The Sensex recovered 1,213 points and Nifty rose by 350 po
02 Dec 2018, 11:56 PM IST