Learn with ETMarkets: How to decode movement in gold, silver through technical, fundamental analysis

Learn with ETMarkets: How to decode movement in gold, silver through technical, fundamental analysis

Navigating the ever-fluctuating world of precious metals like gold and silver requires a keen eye and a multi-pronged approach. While some traders swear by technical analysis, focusing solely on price charts and market sentiment, others prioritise fundamental analysis, delving into the underlying economic factors influencing prices. However, the most successful traders often adopt a holistic … Read more

Fed decisions to set short-term direction for gold prices

Fed decisions to set short-term direction for gold prices

Gold prices in the international and domestic markets suffered losses in the first two months of 2024. A strong US dollar, expectations of further delay in US Fed rate cuts, and a rally in global equities affected the sentiment surrounding the metal. The US Dollar has gained almost 3% since the start of January. Firm … Read more

It’s time for intelligent investors to switch over to risk-off mode. Here’s why

It’s time for intelligent investors to switch over to risk-off mode. Here’s why

Jason Zweig quoted in his book The Intelligent Investor…The market is a pendulum that forever swings between unsustainable optimism (which makes stocks too expensive) and unjustified pessimism (which makes them too cheap). The Intelligent Investor is the one who knows when to take risks and buy shares when there is pessimism…and avoid risk and sell … Read more

F&O Ban List: Zee under trade ban on Saturday

F&O Ban List: Zee under trade ban on Saturday

Zee Entertainment Enterprises is under the F&O trade ban on Saturday. The Future & Options contracts of any stock enter the ban period when the open interest (OI) on it crosses 95% of the market-wide positions limits or MWPL. The ban on it is reversed only if the open interest falls below 80%. Individuals trading … Read more

Tech View: Nifty forms Marubozu candle on Day 1 of March series. What should traders do on Saturday

Tech View: Nifty forms Marubozu candle on Day 1 of March series. What should traders do on Saturday

Nifty on Friday ended the first trading session of the March series 366 points higher above the 22,300 mark and at fresh record highs. The index formed a bullish Marubozu candle on the charts. “The index broke out of a two-month consolidation zone and such volatility contraction is usually followed by a strong rally. The … Read more

Zomato hits record high, bucking internet stocks’ sluggishness

Zomato hits record high, bucking internet stocks’ sluggishness

BENGALURU – Zomato is the most-valuable internet stock in Asia’s third-largest economy, with a market capitalisation of more than 1.51 trillion rupees ($18 billion). On Friday, its shares rose nearly 5% to 173.5 rupees. India’s several new-age internet companies that hit the markets during the IPO frenzy in 2021 jumped after listing but slumped eventually … Read more

Health risks for hospitals amid SC diktat, steep valuations

Health risks for hospitals amid SC diktat, steep valuations

Hospital stocks fell up to 11% on Friday, witnessing their second successive decline following the Supreme Court’s diktat on cost rationalisation. The biggest loser on an intraday basis was Max Healthcare Institute which hit the day’s low of Rs 706.45 on the NSE. It was followed by Yatharth Hospital & Trauma Care Services which plunged … Read more

Technical Stock Pick: 30% rally in 3 months! Indus Tower breaks out from falling trendline resistance; time to buy?

Technical Stock Pick: 30% rally in 3 months! Indus Tower breaks out from falling trendline resistance; time to buy?

Indus Towers Ltd, part of the telecom industry, rallied more than 30% to break out from a falling trendline resistance on the weekly charts and the momentum could take the stock to a fresh 52-week high. Short-term traders can look to buy the stock on dips for a possible target of Rs 285 in the … Read more

Adani Energy in early talks for up to $500 million dollar bond issue, sources say

Adani Energy in early talks for up to $500 million dollar bond issue, sources say

MUMBAI, – India’s Adani Energy Solutions is planning to raise around $400 million-$500 million through a private placement of bonds for which it is in early talks with U.S. institutional investors, a company source and a banker aware of the plan said. “The deal will materialise in the next three months and we are seeing … Read more