What is Spoofing in the Stock Market?
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What is Spoofing in the Stock Market?

Big storms easily shake the small trees. Similarly, in the stock markets, all the losses are going to dawn on the small and retail investors. SEBI, being the watchdog of the Indian Capital and Commodities market, realises this fact. And that is why they have laid forward certain regulations with a view to containing the spoofing activity in the market. 

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The Best Stock Market Movies for Every Investor
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The Best Stock Market Movies for Every Investor

Visuals have a longer-lasting impact than words. And if you think that you can learn about the stock market from books only, then you are wrong! The financial world has entered into the cinemas also and has become a hot topic in recent years.

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Pre open Market: Everything you need to know
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Pre open Market: Everything you need to know

What’s your regular trading day like? “Visit your demat at 9:15 am and then..”, oh wait; you said ‘9:15’? What if we said you can actually place orders before that?

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Major Dividend Dates: Ex Dividend Date, Record Date
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Major Dividend Dates: Ex Dividend Date, Record Date

There are some days in life when you can't help but smile. They drop in like a ray of hope in tough times. Like the month-end salary credit date, date of credit of interest on deposits and even the date of receipt of dividend. Hence, it's imperative for us to have an idea of these due dates.

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Interim Dividend Vs Final Dividend
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Interim Dividend Vs Final Dividend

In the previous article, we discovered that a dividend is a reward for the shareholder for taking the risk to invest in the company. You also got to know about different ways to compute the dividend and its impact on financial statements and share prices. But there is more in the topic than you probably know because this isn’t something people frequently talk of in the markets.

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What is Dividend in Stock Market?
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What is Dividend in Stock Market?

Remember.. back in our school days, we were taught about the factors of production. Feels nostalgic, right? As in land, labour, capital, and entrepreneurs. And they get returns in the form of rent, wages, interest, and profit correspondingly. So, the profit given to the entrepreneur is called the dividend. Dividends are the payments made by the company to share profits with its shareholders. They are one of the ways investors earn a return from investing in the stock market. Dividends can be paid out as cash or in the form of additional shares. And announcements of it are generally accompanied by a proportional increase and decrease in share price.   In this article, let's understand everything about dividends.

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Net Present Value (NPV) Explained!
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Net Present Value (NPV) Explained!

You Can Second-Guess The Future!! Sounds unbelievable, right? But it isn't. At least in the extraordinary world of finance. Today, finance has evolved to such a stage where any decision related to money can be taken with proper analysis.

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Orchid Pharma: The Script Hitting Upper Circuit!
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Orchid Pharma: The Script Hitting Upper Circuit!

History repeats itself! And the share markets are the perfect place if you want to test the credibility of this statement. Having said that right now seems to be an ideal time. Why? 

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Automate Your Trade with Trigger Price & Stop Loss
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Automate Your Trade with Trigger Price & Stop Loss

Imagine you’re out shopping and spot a cool pair of sunglasses priced at around Rs. 5000, which is slightly above your budget. You hope to buy it when the next sale goes live, and prices drop. 

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Are you sure you know how to pick stocks? Take a “Deep Scan”!
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Are you sure you know how to pick stocks? Take a “Deep Scan”!

"Risk hai, to Ishq hai"

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Stocks that Doubled in last 6 months!
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Stocks that Doubled in last 6 months!

All of us are getting the same nightmare over and over again. It's nothing but the way the markets reacted to Covid. But none can deny the fact that every cloud has a silver lining. And the market has been a quintessential example of this idiom lately. 

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Demat and Trading अकाउंट की पूरी जानकारी
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Demat and Trading अकाउंट की पूरी जानकारी

जैसा कि हम सभी जानते है कि परिवर्तन ही प्रकृति का नियम है। प्राचीन काल से लेकर आज तक हमारे रहन सहन, काम करने के तरीकों आदि में भारी बदलाव आया है तथा टेक्नोलॉजी की वजह से दुनिया लगातार बदल रही है। इसके कारण शेयर मार्किट में ट्रेडिंग करने तथा इन्वेस्टिंग करने के तरीकों में भी काफी बदलाव आया है।

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Valuation of Shares: Know the Methods
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Valuation of Shares: Know the Methods

Just a while ago, I remember buying Onion at Rs.100/kg! Well, do you really think it was worth paying that hefty sum for a Kg of onion? No, right? Talk to some Agri-commodity traders, and you’ll hear that onion was “over-valued”! Coz, you know the market is in a swing triggered by demand and supply, and the market value has little to do with the true value. Eh, gotcha?

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Understanding Employee Stock Ownership Plan (ESOP)
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Understanding Employee Stock Ownership Plan (ESOP)

You must have heard stories of how some employees of big companies like TCS or Infosys became crorepatis in real life, irrespective of their monthly income. How was it possible? How can the employees of big companies become wealthy shareholders? This was all due to ESOP.

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What is the Face Value of Share?
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What is the Face Value of Share?

While watching the share prices on business news channels, you may have wondered what is the amount shown in the superscript of the name? Well, that tiny number is the face value of the share. It is the same price shown in the prospectus when a company launches an IPO. Let's take a better look to understand everything about face value.

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What is VIX in Indian Stock Market?
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What is VIX in Indian Stock Market?

Sometimes, the way your mom serves the meal is sufficient to gauge her mood and temper on that day. Similarly, wouldn’t it be better if you had something to gauge the mood of the market for any particular period of time?

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Market Capitalization: Cap that sits atop the Stock Market
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Market Capitalization: Cap that sits atop the Stock Market

If you have been regularly following the news, you might be aware that currently, RIL is the largest company in India, followed by TCS and others. But how was this decided? What caused RIL to become number one?

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Things To Know About Depositories
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Things To Know About Depositories

The Reserve Bank of India (RBI) regulates the money flow in the Indian economy. It is a bank, sure, but can you open an account with the RBI? No, right? Similarly, the Securities and Exchange Board of India (SEBI) regulated the financial and securities market. You cannot open an account with SEBI either.

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