Ashwin J Punnen
My Stories
Select sectors trade in record premiums as mkt hits new highs

With the market scaling new heights, several sectors are trading at a huge premium to their historical average price to earnings (P/E) multiple.

A Stock market scam is waiting to be unearthed

Is India market a speculators’ den? It seems so.

Budget likely to focus on rural economy, say experts

As the NDA government gets ready to present its last full budget, the market players have started placing bets on the stocks and sectors that are likely to be impacted by the Union budget.

Believe in Growth

The year 2017 has been a spectacular one for equity investment. The Sensex touched a new high of 34,000-plus and has gained 28.77% in 2017. Mid-cap and small-cap stocks fared even better.

Moderate your expectations, and all will be well

Calendar year 2017 was a good one for the stock markets and the benchmark indices ended with excellent gains.

Investors need to moderate expectations in 2018 after rip roaring 2017

Equity investors made phenomenal returns in 2017, as the Indian market emerged as the top performer globally.

Buy on dips on last trading day

The market settled marginally lower on the F&O expiry day, indicating profit taking at higher levels.

No fresh positive triggers

The benchmark indices snapped the two-day winning streak, ending the session on a negative note amidst intra-day volatility. Profit booking emerged after indices scaled record highs.

Chances of private capex recovery look bleak now

Hopes of revival in capital investments by domestic private companies looks bleak as capacity utilisation of corporate India is at a decade-low of around 60 per cent.

Traders unwilling to commit big positions

It was a lacklustre trading session on Thursday, with indices trading in a narrow range. After opening higher and swinging between gains and losses, Sensex and Nifty ended marginally lower.