The week ended had four trading days and saw two days of gains and two of losses. The intraday picture, of course was completely different because of huge swings. The market opened stronger each time on the back of global cues but was unable to hold on to the same.
Mon, 02/19/2018 - 18:14
Mon, 07/10/2017 - 17:23
An old dictum in the market says never fight a trend. So, for all the fears stalking the street, stay long if the market is moving upward, and do not try to predict when the trend will end. However, giving fears their due, have a stop loss on your long positions.
Sun, 06/25/2017 - 20:53
Once again, a scare visited Dalal Street last week. It happened on Thursday. The way the Nifty slipped below its day’s high along with the weak market breadth gave market players a feeling that finally the long-feared correction is about to start.
Mon, 04/24/2017 - 01:29
It was a week in which the index had corrected marginally, but if you ask any trader or retail investor whether he had felt the correction, the most likely answer would be no. Reason: while the large-caps stagnated and the Nifty corrected, mid-cap stocks had been rising.
Ravi Ranjan Prasad
Mon, 02/06/2017 - 15:42
Now that the Union budget is over, fund managers who had held back cash from equity investments last month, would now be deploying the hoard in sectors that have turned appealing post-budget.
Mon, 02/06/2017 - 13:45
After moving in different directions for weeks, the broader market and the Nifty 50 index have converged last week, with both displaying a bullish trend.
Sun, 01/15/2017 - 22:43
The first hints of what the new US president would bring to the emerging markets came on Thursday. When the Indian market opened for trade on Thursday, pharma stocks opened lower and stayed under pressure.
Mon, 01/09/2017 - 01:48
The Street sentiment was better last week than in the previous week, though the pace of Nifty’s rise was slower. The market breadth was relatively much better and most stock futures saw short-covering, leading to mark-to-market gains for traders.