Saturday, 28 May, 2022

Topic: Sensex

Why you need a sharper eye for stocks (and a big appetite for risk) in Samvat 2078

The likelihood is that the new Samvat will be a period when the market either corrects, or at least digests the excesses of the year gone by.

Sensex hits 60,000-mark for first time, Nifty crosses 17,900

It took over 31 years for Sensex to traverse from 1,000 points to the historic 60,000 level. The benchmark was at 1,000 points back in 1990 and it touched the 30,000 mark in 2015.

Four indicators that will help you analyse India’s $3-trillion market cap cheer

If you are a foreign investor, remember that India has reached a scale where a 10% equity exposure in your portfolios is a necessary growth allocation.

Sensex crossing 50,000-mark belies all logic. Or does it?

The magic of the Sensex lies in looking at it as a long-term asset. There has not been a single 5-year period in which the Sensex has not recovered its value.

Sensex at 50,000 is fantastic news. Now, growth & good corporate earnings needed

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There seems no stopping the frenzy in Indian stock markets. But analysts are raising the alarm

The RBI governor also warned about the rally, citing the disconnect between the markets & the economy as well as expectations bad-loan ratios at lenders will almost double this year.

How PSU’s market cap fell by 36% in 6 years under Modi govt, while stock market doubled theirs

In episode 605 of #CutTheClutter, Shekhar Gupta parses numbers to highlight how public sector firms and banks lost Rs 6.9 lakh crore in value in 6 years.

In 6 yrs of Modi govt, market cap of PSUs fell 36% — but that of BSE, Sensex almost doubled

Public sector firms and banks’ total market capitalisation was Rs 19.1 lakh crore in May 2014, but by 28 October 2020, they have lost Rs 6.9 lakh crore.

Sensex soars to over four-month high as early Covid vaccine trials yield positive results

Sensex stayed in the positive territory throughout the session, closing at 37,930.33 and Nifty ended at 11,162.25 — the highest closing for both the benchmarks since 5 March.

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What are UST & Luna and why the fall of 2 ‘stablecoins’ led to a crypto crash in India

Along with crash in value of UST and Luna coins, Indian market for crypto assets also reeling under strict control imposed by government, with the imposition of TDS on all crypto transactions.


NSA Ajit Doval with NSAs from the other countries at the meeting at Dushanbe, Tajikistan | Photo: Courtesy the NSA's office

NSA Ajit Doval pushes for ‘terror free’ Afghanistan, says India stands with Afghan people

Doval's comments came at 4th Regional Security Dialogue on Afghanistan attended by national security advisors from Tajikistan, India, Russia, Kazakhstan, Uzbekistan, Iran, Kyrgyzstan & China.

Why it’s obscene to tell Ukraine to give in & how war-upended global balance of power brings openings for India

Global order is in flux, and India is being wooed by all. It opens up economic, strategic & military possibilities unimaginable till recently. It is for India to take this opportunity.