Unravelling Devyani International IPO
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Unravelling Devyani International IPO

Have you ever wondered sitting in a KFC or a Pizza Hut about how that business is run? Is it a good business? Or if you can invest in it? Yes? Then the upcoming IPO is definitely of your interest. It’s Devyani International's debut in the stock markets.

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Understanding Candlestick Patterns
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Understanding Candlestick Patterns

“Buy not on optimism, but on arithmetic” ~Benjamin Graham. This very interesting quote succinctly depicts that even though luck or intuition does have a part to play in stock trading, the major emphasis must be on numbers, that is, on employing various models and techniques to evaluate a stock.

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Rolex Rings IPO - Should you apply?
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Rolex Rings IPO - Should you apply?

For all bike lovers out there, we have something of your interest today! A company, which of course you may not have even heard of, but is really close to your heart, is coming up with its IPO. No, it's not exactly an automobile company, but yes, it could be supplying components to many of your dream vehicles.

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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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The Reality Behind Promoter Holdings & Pledged Shares
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The Reality Behind Promoter Holdings & Pledged Shares

Too often investing legends like Warren Buffett, Benjamin Franklin and others have regarded successful investing as an art of discovering fundamentally sound stocks. So, one of the important elements within the checklist of fundamentally sound stocks is to analyze the promoter holding pattern of that stock.

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After Bell Market Wrap-up: 23rd July 2021
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After Bell Market Wrap-up: 23rd July 2021

The green continues! Though the global markets were slightly rough, Indian markets managed to open in the green. Sensex opened around 100 points above the previous close and Nifty opened above 15,850 points. In the initial hours, the indices did drop below the flat line but recovered quite well. The most interesting subject of the market being, the listing of Zomato.

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After Bell Market Wrap-up: 22nd July 2021
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After Bell Market Wrap-up: 22nd July 2021

It's Green, finally! After two consecutive sessions of red and a break, the markets managed to recover well today. Sensex opened at 52,494.56 and Nifty at 15,736.60. In the Sensex region, 24 out of the 30 companies traded in the green in the early trading hours. Rupee managed to gain 18 paise to touch Rs. 74.43 per dollar during the early hours.

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How are Inflation & Interest Rates Related?
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How are Inflation & Interest Rates Related?

Any ‘chai pe charcha’ is usually incomplete without discussing how pricey goods are becoming day-by-day, or without listening to parents rant about how inexpensive lifestyle used to be when they were kids. Well, this is the tragic magic of inflation, fellas!

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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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After Bell Market Wrap-up: 20th July 2021
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After Bell Market Wrap-up: 20th July 2021

It’s red again. While last week, the outperforming stock market was expected to witness Nifty at an all-time high of 16,000 points, this week saw the market open in the RED for the second day in a row. Nifty opened at around 15,700 and Sensex at 52,432.88. This resulted from the weakly performing Asian and US markets amid concerns of the Covid-19 Delta variant.

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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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After Bell Market Wrap-up: 19th July 2021
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After Bell Market Wrap-up: 19th July 2021

It wasn’t quite a good start for the markets this week. The low trading global markets surely did have an impact on the Indian stock markets. The markets opened with Sensex at 52,606.99 points, down by around 500 points and Nifty down by around 169 points, at 15,754.40. In the initial hours, only 8 companies out of 30 in the Sensex traded in the green.

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After Bell Market wrap-up: 16th July 2021
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After Bell Market wrap-up: 16th July 2021

A bumper opening today! Indian markets started off at fresh record highs. In the earlier hours of the trading session though, Sensex slipped into the red zone as a result of activity in the IT stocks and finally snapped a 3-day winning run falling 19 pts at the closing bell. While Nifty ended above 15,900. The rupee opened at the previous close, Rs.74.54

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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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After Bell Market Wrap-up: 15th July 2021
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After Bell Market Wrap-up: 15th July 2021

The markets witnessed a fresh breakout today! In the early hours of the trading session, the market hit an all time high. Though the Japanese markets traded lower, the other Asian markets did pretty well. And to top it up, it was an amazing day for the Indian stock market. Sensex opened at 52,968.89 points and Nifty at 15,872.2 points. Rupee opened comparatively higher than the US Dollar.

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After Bell Market Wrap-up: 14th July 2021
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After Bell Market Wrap-up: 14th July 2021

Another volatile day at Indian markets today! The markets began flat and started falling initially (Sensex below 52,750 and Nifty 50 below 15,800). However, after initial market hours, the equity stock markets rebounded where Sensex closed positively at 52,904.05(+0.25%), and Nifty 50 gained 41.60 points and ended at 15,853.95.

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After Bell Market Wrap-up: 13th July 2021
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After Bell Market Wrap-up: 13th July 2021

Following favourable economic outcomes and positive sentiments in the Asian markets, domestic markets traded in the green today. The Asian shares sparked a rally after Chinese economic data exceeded investor’s expectations. The BSE Sensex closed 397 points or 0.76 per cent higher at 52,769.73, while the Nifty ended with a gain of around 120 points or 0.76 per cent at 15,812.35.

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After Bell Market Wrap-up: 12th July 2021
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After Bell Market Wrap-up: 12th July 2021

Amid optimistic global indications, the Indian stock markets opened positively. Sensex opened above 52,634.33 while Nifty 50 around 15,766.88. However, as the trading hours went by, the market started falling, where Sensex closed at 52,372.69(- 0.03%), and Nifty gained 2.80 points and ended at 15,692.60.

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