The higher than expected 50bps rate cuts has pleased all concerned including the RBI. The government is happy as it believes a rate cut will help push up growth, markets are happy Read More
RBI delivered a positive surprise to the markets with a 50bps repo rate cut. Markets were expecting a 25bps repo rate cut and have reacted positively to the 50bps rate cut with equRead More
US economy and the US Dollar outlook is positive The outlook for the world economy, especially the US economy is clearer now. We are predicting that the US economy will lead the woRead More
Bond markets have had a volatile start to the fiscal year 2012-13, with ten year benchmark bond yields swinging 25bps up and down on the back of government bond auction issues. TheRead More
Infosys, the tech major, came out with weak revenue growth guidance for full year 2012-13 and this lead to a 12.5% fall in its share price. The weak revenue guidance of 8% to 10% aRead More
All eyes are on the RBI as the 17th of April approaches. RBI is scheduled to release the annual monetary policy for 2012-13 next week and there is lot of expectations from the poliRead More
The domestic economy closed distinctly weak for the fiscal 2011-12 and this weak close has many wondering if the economic weakness will continue into 2012-13. The IIP (Index of IndRead More
Action Take your time to decide what to do with your bonus and reap the benefits of a wise decision. Ravi had received his bonus and wanted to use it the right way Ravi the hard woRead More
Identifying the Indian Apple-Part 4 The Non Banking Finance Companies (NBFC’s) can be categorized into segments based on their lending activities. NBFCs provide personal, home, vehRead More
The current fad in the markets is blaming the government for all problems. Will equities do well this year? The answer is no because the government has messed up on reforms. Will iRead More
Why does liquidity go up and down? What are the factors affecting liquidity and how do these factors affect liquidity? In the last tutorial we saw that the factors affecting liquidRead More
How to use the PE ratio of a stock for investing? As we learnt in tutorial eighteen, high PE does not mean overvaluation and low PE does not mean undervaluation. High PE stocks canRead More
Investors in government owned companies are the most optimistic of all investors. The reasons for the optimism stems from a) markets doing well and taking up the share prices of goRead More
Fidelity’s Indian mutual fund business has been sold to L&T AMC (Asset Management Company). Investors in Fidelity’s equity schemes will now have a new fund manager as Fidelity Read More
The four day weekend prompted players to cut open positions leading to a sharp fall of 17% in Nifty near month futures open interest. Nifty index option volatility fell on lack of Read More