• Jan
    03

    At the start of 2015, hardly anyone could imagine that the performance of the equity market, from the perspective of index movement would be so lackluster. At the start

  • Dec
    27

    Normally in a holiday season, markets remain in a narrow range-bound mode with modest volumes, but last week the Indian market witnessed volatile moves – it went up on Monday,

  • Dec
    20

    A big event that the global financial markets were waiting for got over last week when the US Federal Reserve finally raised the policy rates by 25 basis points.

  • Dec
    13

    The holiday season is about to start in the west, but it appears the bulls have already gone on a holiday here. Both market breadth and Nifty 50 remained

  • Dec
    06

    Nothing much had happened to the Nifty 50 in the first half of last week, though it traded with a marginally negative bias. But broader market sentiment was relatively

  • Nov
    29

    From extremely bearish the market sentiment changed to marginally bullish last week. A reason for this mood change was the end of the earnings season since there

  • Nov
    22

    In less than six months from now, more than 500 listed Indian companies will move to Ind AS—Indian Accou-nting Standards that are substantially converged with the International Financial Report-ing Standards

  • Technically the strength of a short-covering bounce indicates a prevailing downtrend is changing or not. Last week this column had mentioned that there would be volatility in

  • Nov
    15

    The latest quarterly results season came to an end last week, with around 1,600 National Stock Exchange-listed companies and more BSE-listed companies disclosing their quarterly, July-September, financials along with their

  • The week before last broad market indices went under the control of bears. Last week even the sentiment was taken over by bears