F&O Talk | Markets may expect buying on dips with cool-off in India VIX: Sudeep Shah of SBI Securities

F&O Talk | Markets may expect buying on dips with cool-off in India VIX: Sudeep Shah of SBI Securities

Bulls returned to Dalal Street with full force on Friday, as the Sensex closed over 1,600 points higher, reaching a new all-time high, while the Nifty 50 advanced over 468 points. Both indices successfully erased all losses from June 4. Nifty50 closed 2.05% or 468.75 points higher on Friday at 23,290 while the 30-component BSE … Read more

Rs 15,000 crore gone! Check out 3 reasons why a weaker Modi 3.0 still won’t scare FIIs

Rs 15,000 crore gone! Check out 3 reasons why a weaker Modi 3.0 still won’t scare FIIs

With FIIs having already withdrawn around Rs 15,000 crore in the last four days from India amid election related uncertainties, Dalal Street is worried if a lower-than-expected mandate to Prime Minister Narendra Modi will accelerate the pace of outflow in the coming days. As a part of funds are moving towards China and out of … Read more

Turnaround story: 40 smallcaps that lost over 30% in FY23, turn multibaggers in FY24

Turnaround story: 40 smallcaps that lost over 30% in FY23, turn multibaggers in FY24

MUMBAI: Undoubtedly, the current financial year has been a remarkable one for the little ninjas of Dalal Street – smallcap stocks – as we saw as many as 181 of them turning multibaggers. What’s worth noting is that more than 100 of these smallcap stocks went through a bad phase in the preceding financial year. … Read more

Mutual funds have Rs 1.3 lakh crore cash, Warren Buffett $168 billion. What about you?

Mutual funds have Rs 1.3 lakh crore cash, Warren Buffett $168 billion. What about you?

As investors continue to pour money into stocks and equity funds, asset managers are raising more cash in their portfolios. February month data shows that the total cash pile at equity mutual funds rose for the second consecutive month to 4.82% of total assets under management (AUM) at Rs 1.33 lakh crore. SBI Mutual Fund … Read more

Mahadev betting app scam: 19 smallcap stocks crash up to 37% this month

Mahadev betting app scam: 19 smallcap stocks crash up to 37% this month

Investors in multiple smallcap and penny stocks, in which entities involved in the multi-crore Mahadev Online Book illegal betting application scam held a stake, have lost up to 37% this month. While Dubai-based alleged hawala operator Hari Shankar Tibrewala and related entities owned more than 30 listed stocks, at least 6 of them have been … Read more

PSU bank stocks ride past private sector peers in 2024, but how long will good days last?

PSU bank stocks ride past private sector peers in 2024, but how long will good days last?

MUMBAI – Private banks, which have always been the favourites of institutional investors, lost the spot to public sector banks who are touching the sky riding on retail bulls. So far in 2024, all public sector banks have given double-digit returns to investors. On the contrary, private sector banks have seen single to double-digit fall … Read more

Bubble bath on Dalal Street: Small, midcaps catch a cold

Bubble bath on Dalal Street: Small, midcaps catch a cold

Mumbai: Indian equity benchmarks tumbled nearly 1.5% on Wednesday, defying Wall Street‘s overnight gains, as investors spooked by the recent freefall in small-cap and mid-cap stocks rushed to offload riskier holdings. Brokers pushed traders to liquidate bets in smaller shares bought on loans following the capital market regulator’s recent warnings of ‘froth’ and ‘bubble’ in … Read more

These 7 smallcap superstars turn Dolly Khanna Rs 300 crore wealthier in just over 2 months

These 7 smallcap superstars turn Dolly Khanna Rs 300 crore wealthier in just over 2 months

MUMBAI – While there is a lot of hullabaloo around the insane rally in smallcap stocks on Dalal Street in the last few months, some of the stock market superstars have made big bucks on their bets in a short period of time and Dolly Khanna is one among them. A double-digit rally in seven … Read more

Heavyweights lag, but new leaders give wings to rally

Heavyweights lag, but new leaders give wings to rally

Mumbai: The dynamics of stock leadership on Dalal Street has undergone a change of late with stalwarts of the recent past taking a backseat and giving way to new stars. Gone are the days when bluechip consumer, private financials and information technology (IT) dominated the performance of the Nifty for nearly a decade. Now, the … Read more

Learn With ETMarkets: Role of economic indicators in stock market analysis

Learn With ETMarkets: Role of economic indicators in stock market analysis

It’s worth pondering why stock prices fluctuate daily despite companies announcing their financial results quarterly. Alongside corporate announcements, macroeconomic factors and indicators significantly influence stock markets. Let’s delve into their role. Which major indicators affect the stock market?Monetary Policy Monetary policy, managed by a country’s Central Bank, balances economic growth and inflation by adjusting interest … Read more