Category: Market Analysis

You’ve got a bunch of mutual funds that were supposed to be “debt” – meaning, they are like fixed deposits. Except, some of these funds gave money to certain companies that had no real business – but they got shares of big listed companies as collateral. Where did the money go? No one cares –
May 15, 2019, 4:41 a.m.

The market was under pressure over the past 1-month ending May 7, 2019. The Nifty 50 and the broader Nifty 500 index dropped by over 1%, while the Nifty Midcap 100 and Nifty Smallcap 100 fell by over 5%.
May 9, 2019, 11:41 a.m.

In Series 1.3 of Acumen, we emphasize on the fifth and sixth checkpoints on Fisher’s 15-point checklist. The fifth checkpoint mandates that a company should have decent operating margins, while the sixth point gives weightage to the initiatives taken by a company to improve these margins on an ongoing basis.
May 9, 2019, 11:40 a.m.

India stocks fell, with the benchmark equity index posting its longest losing streak in almost three months, joining a rout among peers across Asia as investors remained on edge ahead of trade talks between U.S. and China this week.
May 9, 2019, 10:33 a.m.

In Series 1.2, we focus on the third and fourth criteria from Fisher’s 15-point checklist. These checkpoints highlight the importance of efficient R&D processes, and the company’s ability to generate above average sales.
May 8, 2019, 11:14 a.m.

Rakesh Jhunjhunwala is an advocate of long-term investment. Top Rakesh Jhunjhunwala Stocks for Long Term investment. Investment Strategies of RJ.
May 6, 2019, 3:52 p.m.

PL Universe 3Q sales grew 19.9% (Est. 13.3%), EBIDTA grew 2.6% and Adjusted PAT grew 4.5% (Est. -2.5%) as Banks and Gas companies reported better than expected performance.
May 2, 2019, 11:13 a.m.

For each point on the checklist, we have provided a relevant example in the Indian market. In the subsequent issue of Acumen, we will cover the remaining points.
May 1, 2019, 11:13 a.m.

Hello, Myself Pankaj, Engineer by profession working in oil and gas sector. I started investing since last two years and saw market both soaring and bleeding in the last two years. I have a very concentrated portfolio with investment term of 2 years.
April 24, 2019, 10:20 a.m.

Having digested innumerable adverse news flow in last few months, the market is on a stronger wicket: JMFinancial’s Gautam Shah.
April 22, 2019, 9:29 a.m.