How to Know the Right time to Sell a Stock?
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How to Know the Right time to Sell a Stock?

“The investor’s chief problem—and his worst enemy—is likely to be himself. In the end, how your investments behave is much less important than how you behave.” - Benjamin Graham 

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Untangling the Glenmark Life Sciences IPO
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Untangling the Glenmark Life Sciences IPO

“There is always a winner in the hour of crisis”. It is not a hard nut to crack that the entire health industry (including its ancillary business verticals) has been the beneficiary of the COVID-19 pandemic, while the entire world was suffering. If IPO, instead of being 'Initial Public offering', would have been 'Immune Public Opportunity', pharma companies would have surely got mega listings; however, chances are that one of them might still get one.

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Why have the stock prices of Bajaj Finance & Asian Paints been rising for decades?
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Why have the stock prices of Bajaj Finance & Asian Paints been rising for decades?

Say you’d invested a Lakh each in the shares of Asian Paints, Bajaj Finance & HDFC Bank in 2009. Eyes shut, that’d have been close to ₹13 Cr. today! But how?

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What is Insider Trading?
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What is Insider Trading?

“If companies tell us more, insider trading will be worth less.” This is one gem of insight from James Surowiecki. Indeed, market regulators like SEBI have been trying their best to make more and more information about companies available for market participants, all in a bid to prevent Insider Trading. But for the neophytes, what does it mean?

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Should you Invest in Companies with a High Margin? - A Myth Buster
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Should you Invest in Companies with a High Margin? - A Myth Buster

It’s a general consensus that investing in companies with high margins is a good bet. Sure, it works. But, is it true every time?

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Top 5 Undervalued Stocks in India
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Top 5 Undervalued Stocks in India

"For the investor, a too-high purchase price for the stock of an excellent company can undo the effects of a subsequent decade of favourable business developments."  Well, this quote by Warren Buffett pretty much sums up the investing approach followed by most of the investors. A too-high purchase price is just an enemy for good returns. It becomes imperative for investors to find companies that have good fundamentals and are also trading at cheap valuations. Because only then, we can expect good returns.

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How to evaluate the Management of a company before Investing?
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How to evaluate the Management of a company before Investing?

“There are no bad companies, only bad managers.” Consider an example where you purchase a beautiful car, but if the driver does not know how to drive well, your car is going to crash eventually, isn’t it? Similarly, an investment in a company with poor management is like driving a car with a naive driver.

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Tatva Chintan Pharma Chem Ltd IPO - Should you apply?
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Tatva Chintan Pharma Chem Ltd IPO - Should you apply?

Primary markets have been flush with funds for over a year! With boatloads of cash raining in the markets, companies from every sector are coming up to have a taste of the feast. These include companies from a broad spectrum of industries. You name it, you have it!

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Cryptocurrency Exchanges in India
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Cryptocurrency Exchanges in India

The cryptocurrency market is only exploding in India. The US$ 91 Mn industry is expected to leapfrog in the coming years powered by growing awareness about digital currency. But tell us, are you aware?

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Zomato IPO: What
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Zomato IPO: What's beyond the Hype?

Netizens are all gung-ho! One of India’s most prominent startups, now a household name, Zomato, is finally entering the stock markets! But, are you watching closely?

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Is Tata Group the upcoming EV giant?
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Is Tata Group the upcoming EV giant?

“Change is the only constant.” This quote by Heraclitus pretty much sums up the business world that we live in.  Do you remember Nokia’s example that we all have heard of in our childhood, how Nokia became susceptible to their decision to not change with the world? We all have, right? And we know the amount of damage and struggle the company had to go through for refusing to accept the change. Naturally, no company would want to become the next ‘Nokia’!

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The Rising Share Price of United Breweries- What’s brewing inside?
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The Rising Share Price of United Breweries- What’s brewing inside?

With liquor outlets shut and taxes on the rise, beer stocks are the last thing you would expect to rally! However, the maker of Kingfisher, UBL, had a spectacular rally! Strange, right?

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Property Valuation: Meaning, Importance and Valuation Methods
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Property Valuation: Meaning, Importance and Valuation Methods

If there is one thing that registers the most number of disputes in India, it has to be property. That’s just one reason why property valuation is of the utmost importance now and in the future. So, here’s your guide to the matter.

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G R Infraprojects IPO - Should you subscribe?
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G R Infraprojects IPO - Should you subscribe?

Out of all the sectors, the construction industry alone accounts for over a tenth of the value addition (GVA) to the Indian economy. Expected to be the world’s 3rd largest construction market by 2025, it’s all set to be a $180 Bn industry soon! Its sheer size makes the sector quite appealing, also driving a case for the upcoming IPO.

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What are Treasury Bills in India?
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What are Treasury Bills in India?

The Government finances developmental endeavours with tax revenues & foreign debt. But is that enough? What if tax collections are low? What if no country is willing to lend? Well, read on to understand.

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What is the New Pension Scheme?
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What is the New Pension Scheme?

Given the ageing population, retirement planning is of the essence. No, it's not only for health security but also for an independent life. The Government has reckoned this fact and has been coming up with tools and programs to ensure a happy retirement for its citizens. The latest in the basket being a New Pension Scheme.

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What stops the stock price of ITC from rising?
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What stops the stock price of ITC from rising?

A great company with its share price stuck with a pin; either love it or hate it, there’s no between. Any guesses? Of course, ITC. But, what’s plaguing the giant?

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NPS vs PPF: Which one is better?
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NPS vs PPF: Which one is better?

While every other person is talking about the likes of Bitcoins, we must not let our own age-old investment avenues take the back seat! That’s why we’ve come up with an article to clear all the clutter around two confusing and often misunderstood terms: NPS & PPF. If you’ve been using these terms interchangeably till date, this article will tell you why you were grossly wrong!

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