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 stocks to buy today: SBI Life, Biocon among top 3 trading ideas for 1 March 2024

F&O stocks to buy today: SBI Life, Biocon among top 3 trading ideas for 1 March 2024

Indian market is expected to open higher on Friday tracking positive global cues. The Nifty future closed positive with gains of 0.28% at 21983 levels on Thursday. India VIX was down by 4.65% from 16.33 to 15.57 levels. Volatility cooled off after steaming in the entire week and paved the way for the bulls in … Read more

A pre-election rally or correction: What’s Dalal Street bracing for this time?

A pre-election rally or correction: What’s Dalal Street bracing for this time?

In India, general elections hold high significance for Dalal Street investors as early trends, opinion polls, and exit polls ahead of the final outcome provide cues on which party is likely to win the game. This time around, the election has gained prominence in light of India’s rising importance in geopolitics, its leading position in … Read more

Technical Breakout Stocks: How to trade RIL, M&M and ICICI Bank on Monday?

Technical Breakout Stocks: How to trade RIL, M&M and ICICI Bank on Monday?

Indian market failed to hold on to the momentum and closed marginally in the red on Friday. The S&P BSE Sensex managed to hold on to 73000 while the Nifty50 closed below 22,200 levels. Sectorally, buying was seen in telecom, capital goods, realty, consumer durables and industrials while some selling was seen in oil & … Read more

Corporate actions this week: NMDC, Jupiter Wagons to go ex-dividend, South Indian Bank right issue and more

Corporate actions this week: NMDC, Jupiter Wagons to go ex-dividend, South Indian Bank right issue and more

There are a host of corporate actions scheduled for this week. Natco Pharma, Suprajit Engineering, NMDC, and Jupiter Wagons will trade ex-dividend, while The South Indian Bank‘s rights issue’s ex-date is fixed this week. On Monday, 26th February, Fineotex Chemical (Rs 1.2/share), Gateway Distriparks (Rs 0.75/share), Natco Pharma (Rs 1.25/share), Suprajit Engineering (Rs 1.1/share), and … Read more

Sebi using AI for investigations, says official

Sebi using AI for investigations, says official

Sebi is using Artificial Intelligence (AI) for investigations, its Whole Time Member Kamlesh Chandra Varshney said on Saturday and emphasised that entities should keep track of technological developments. Against the backdrop of instances of manipulations in the stock market, he said the message is that abiding with the law will be more beneficial and violations … Read more

F&O stocks to buy today: Tata Steel, SBI among top 9 trading ideas for 22 February 2024

F&O stocks to buy today: Tata Steel, SBI among top 9 trading ideas for 22 February 2024

Indian market is likely to trade higher on Thursday tracking positive global cues. The Nifty50 experienced a sharp correction on Wednesday, but it managed to hold on to the 22000 level towards the close of the trade. The market may go sideways after a sharp rise and that may be considered as healthy from the … Read more

BlackRock, SBI Life among investors in Union Bank QIP

BlackRock, SBI Life among investors in Union Bank QIP

State owned Union Bank of India has raised Rs 3000 crore through a qualified institutional placement (QIP) allowing the bank to deepen its capital and also reduce its government holding below the regulatory ceiling of 75%, multiple people aware of the details said. Demand was ten times the amount required as large local and overseas … Read more

Tech View: Nifty target shifts to 22,500. What traders should do on Wednesday

Tech View: Nifty target shifts to 22,500. What traders should do on Wednesday

Nifty on Tuesday made a fresh peak and ended 75 points higher near the 22,200 mark to form a long bull candle on the daily charts. The index has been making a higher high both on daily and weekly charts. The short-term trend of the Nifty remains up. A decisive move above 22,200 is likely … Read more

Most Indian financial institutions have a clean white shirt: Uday Kotak

Most Indian financial institutions have a clean white shirt: Uday Kotak

As the NPA levels of Indian banks are at multi-year low levels, billionaire banker Uday Kotak believes that most financial institutions now have a clean white shirt after a difficult decade 2009-19. While speaking at the Chasing Growth 2024 Investor Conference organised by Kotak Institutional Equities in Mumbai on Monday, Kotak told investors that the … Read more