Why bond yield is rising?
by Raushan Kumar April 12, 2018 10:24 IST
The 10-year bond yield closed at 7.47 per cent on Thursday, rising steadily from its monetary policy day level of 7.13 per cent. It has risen 37 basis points in five days.
Top mutual funds for FY19
by Jitender Singh April 08, 2018 15:35 IST
Since the market has entered in the consolidation phase, investors should focus on longevity of investments. Indian equity market gave moderate returns in FY18, as it corrected by ~8.5% in last two months. Nifty 50 gave ~10.2% return in FY18 vs. ~18.5% in FY17.
Domestic and global risks that could impact the market
by Raushan Kumar April 01, 2018 12:34 IST
Volatility is a risk but it can also be a friend. Any fall in a market is an opportunity to buy quality stocks in a staggered manner as it offers avenues for wealth creation.
Pivot Points - Uses and Calculation
by Ankur Vishnoi March 17, 2018 14:16 IST
A pivot point is a price level in technical analysis of a financial market that is used by traders as a predictive indicator of market movement.
Is long term investment in PSU Banks a good option?
by Raushan Kumar March 14, 2018 17:01 IST
Many investors are now wondering whether the drop in share prices of PSU banks is an investment opportunity. One should consider the following factors before making a decision.
2018: Way forward for Life Insurance industry
by Rajesh Sud March 11, 2018 12:57 IST
Year 2018 will be an equally crucial year for the life insurance industry, as the first few private players will complete 18 years. Is the industry ready to take the burden of expectations which adulthood brings with it?
Investors stick to mutual funds despite LTCG tax and volatility
by Jitender Singh March 09, 2018 19:11 IST
Equity mutual funds continued to receive robust fund inflows in February 2018 despite reintroduction of the long-term capital gains tax in the FY18-19 Union Budget and a volatile month, reflecting investors' commitment to long-term investments.
Can We Save Nationalised Banks from Extinction?
by Nirmal Jain March 09, 2018 15:38 IST
In the current situation, only resolute bold measures taken quickly can save these nationalised banks from extinction. It is unorthodox to take up such sensitive reforms in an election year. But it could prove to be game changer, like unprecedented and unorthodox reforms in the form of demonetisation and GST.
Best Option Strategy for high beta stock
by Raushan Kumar March 08, 2018 13:06 IST
Price movements of high beta scrips are more volatile than the general market swings. In case of a rising market, these stocks tend to offer higher returns than the market but look more vulnerable when the market sentiment weakens.
How to limit the loss in falling markets through hedging?
by Raushan Kumar February 27, 2018 09:24 IST
Due to the unpredictable nature of the markets, hedging strategy can help avoid losses or reduce them in falling market.