Is market entering the bear phase good news for investors? Market experts certainly think so.
The fund beat its benchmark in 2019 largely because the U.S. market outperformed India.
Investors who have SIPs should not panic and stop their investments.
Many of Jhunjhunwala stocks have fallen 20 per cent to 80 per cent from their respective highs.
In the Great Depression for example, the United States shed 20% of its jobs over three years.
Covid-19 has eroded the wealth painstakingly built over the past 4-5 years. The bigger danger is that many first-time investors may turn away from equities forever even as a pauperised populace cuts back on consumption.
Here's what some of the leading voices of Dalal Street tweeted during the week gone by.
Here are 10 key things you need to know to understand how the white metal moves and what really determines its price behavior.
This has been a particularly distressing time for small businesses and SMEs who stare at an uncertain future.
The market needs some trigger about the viral spread stabilising, said Desai.
Most of us have a narrative similar to this running in our minds at this juncture: Coronavirus is dangerous and it’s spreading across the world; it will have a negative impact on business and economy; sharp fall in oil prices is adding to the worries about global growth.
India can, and should, exploit this crisis to bring about significant change in its near-term economic policies.
At 9.50 a.m., the BSE Sensex was trading at 38,597.53, lower by 1,148.13 points or 2.89 per cent from the previous close of 39,745.66.
Zoom has been preparing for this moment since the new coronavirus began spreading in China in January. Even then it was easy to see that Zoom’s primary customer base — videoconferencing desk workers — would become more reliant on its services while quarantined at home.
Market corrections have erased 10% of India’s m-cap, prompting a re-look at many deals
All constituents of Nifty and Sensex were trading deep in the red.
MSCI's broadest index of Asia-Pacific shares outside Japan fell 2 per cent and is down 12.8 per cent this week.
The spread of Covid-19 has mauled the market. Finding yourself in the grips of a bear market will upend any haughty notions you may have about your risk appetite. This story tells you how to contain the damage caused to your investment portfolio.
A recession could make clients of IT services companies cut their technology spends.
US President tells India Inc to invest billions and promises to cut more regulation. Some industry leaders in attendance told Trump their companies are investing in the US. Trump responded to every investment commitment with fulsome praise. He also pegged reduction in regulations to his re-election.
Balanced advantage funds are dynamically-managed equity mutual funds that typically alter their equity allocation between 30% and 80%, depending on market valuations and usually considering the price-earnings ratio.
ETMarkets did a round-up of what top experts are saying to make some sense amid all the noise.
Trump officially starts his 2020 campaign on Tuesday with a rally in Orlando, Florida.
Over 700 companies will announce their financial results for the December quarter this week.
Special situations investing is a strategy that one uses to take advantage of certain corporate events that throws up money-making opportunities for short periods, says Gaurav Sud of Kanav Capital Advisors.How to make the most out of stock market crash?
Domestic stocks plunged in line with Asian shares which fell up to 5 per cent on Thursday.
Domestic stocks plunged in line with Asian shares which fell up to 5 per cent on Thursday.
A decline of up to 20 percent in one day is possible today, but it would likely be a more orderly process.
That’s a lot of certainty to attach to predictions Wall Street has shown no ability to get right in the past.
The KSE100 index tanked 700 points to 45,190 within minutes of the court verdict.
The Nikkei stock index is down 21% from its recent peak in June last year, and is down 57% from its all-time peak in 1989.
"I have never sat on cash in my entire investing career of 30-plus years."
The Sensex hit a 52-week low last week. Find out if this is a short-term market correction or the beginning of a bear phase.
China's economy is going through a rough patch, and fears things could get worse have been exacerbated by the recent crash of the country's market.
According to Credit Suisse, the stock market crash is becoming an issue for the country's growth, and as a result.
The police probing the stock market crash that wiped about $ 3.2 trillion of capital out of the market today claimed to have found clues.
Here are top five reasons why the Chinese stock market made a smart recovery towards the close of today's trade.
The crash has been a bitter pill for the real economy, and will be a huge comedown for policymakers.
Let’s have a look at the factors that would potentially move markets all through Monday.
It began the year at around $66, reached $80 by May, touched the four-year peak of $86 on October 3, and tumbled below $54 last week.
Xu and several other executives of Zexi were arrested on charges including insider trading and stock market manipulation, the Post quoted official media as reporting.
We looked at the annual returns of equity mutual funds since 1999.
Applied to data between 2004 and 2012, the method shows that increases in searches for business and politics preceded falls in the stock market.
Signs of vitality can also signal, however paradoxically, that the economic party may be coming to a close. One such measure of health is the level of merger and acquisition activity, which actually tends to peak just before the economy tips into a recession.
Fund flows are likely to resume once the global risk-off sentiment were to subside.
The Shanghai Composite Index has fallen 27 per cent in less than a month - a huge drop compared to the 117 per cent gain over the last eight months.
Market regulator SEBI is also looking at aligning various routes for making foreign investments into a single route.
Nine of the 29 NBER credit events had banking crises.
With Dhanteras approaching, traders’ predictions range from flat to as much as 10-20 per cent growth in jewellery sales .
With the Sensex witnessing its worst fall in two-and- a-half months, the total market capitalisation of BSE listed firms declined by Rs 1.65 lakh crore
Ever since the $5 trillion goal was announced last week, it has set off a healthy debate with Modi calling his critics “professional pessimists”.
There are 100 or so Octobers to consider,too small a number to draw hard conclusions
“The stock market goes up, the stock market goes down,” Mulvaney said.
Continuing its downward spiral, the BSE Sensex today tanked by 340 points at the close of the trade.
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US gold futures were up 0.1 per cent at $1,233.70 an ounce.
Its EM index has funds with assets under management in excess of $1.6 trillion benchmarked to it.
US gold futures were up 0.2 per cent at $1,225.60 an ounce.
One area in which Trump has maintained relatively decent approval ratings: the economy.
Since the panic is over, the govt should speedily reverse its earlier oil price controls and restore the old excise duty
A Sun spokesperson also added that some of the information presented is more than 10-15 years old.
BJP leader and founder of Investor’s Forum, Kirit Somaiya, has demanded a comprehensive probe into the stock market crash, role of the regulators and the finance ministry.
The Shanghai Composite Index slumped 3.4 per cent to 3,370.65 points.
According to lore, a surge in inflation would lift interest rates, causing bond prices to decline and thereby wrecking bond portfolios.
When the MACD crosses above the signal line, it gives a bullish signal on the charts.
"We never spent a single marketing dollar until 2014 when Sequoia Capital invested in us. That was the first time we started spending on marketing."
Exchange rates are becoming a weapon of choice, leading to "currency wars". China, for instance, has benefited greatly from an undervalued yuan.
Commodities trader Ivan Glasenberg, head of Glencore International also suffered reverses. He lost £788 million as his share price fell sharply by 13.2%.
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There are more stories on corruption in sports, more column inches spent on the magnitude of television rights deals
Volatility index India VIX eased 5.30 per cent on Tuesday to 16.5025.
In 1930, 12 million people were out of work, every day 12,000 people lost their jobs, 20,000 companies went bankrupt and around 23,000 people committed suicide.
Investing is a test of patience and perseverance, he reels off more such must-haves.
There’s never a bad time to have a lot of money, except maybe for the last few weeks.
As investors assess their battered portfolios, there is a sense of shock and helplessness.
"The only problem our economy has is the Fed. They don't have a feel for the market," Trump said on Twitter.
Observing that India has missed the tag of fastest growing economy by 0.1 per cent, Jaitley said, that as per the IMF, India will again become the fastest growing economy.
During the day’s trading, the rupee dipped as low as 64.40 as the local stock market tanked, mirroring global weakness.
He said in an interview that he believes gold prices will rally further.
Instead of panicking, Indian investors are taking advantage of the market dip and investing in stocks and funds.
The assets under management (AUM) of this category have risen sharply in the past one year.
The list includes Bharatiya Global Infomedia, which has soared 211% till date. Shares of the company jumped from Rs 5.06 on Nov 21 to Rs 15.76 on Jan 17.
Nilesh Shah, Managing Director of Kotak Mutual Fund, said Indian households had more money in cash than in equity market (excluding promoters).
Mobius is set to step down in less than a week but this won’t be the last of him as an investor.
Reliance, HDFC twins, SBI, YES Bank and Axis Bank were the top contributors in Sensex's decline.
After accepting job offer in 1987, Mobius headed one of the first emerging-market equity fund.
Unfortunately, in the market crash the country has been experiencing since June 12, consumers are getting absolutely crushed.
Offshore-traded Chinese companies already comprise a large chunk of MSCI Emerging Markets Index.
Deutsche Bank Analyst Jim Reid, who puts out a daily note on the markets for clients, is having a tough time coming to terms with the lack of movement.
Some 24 mn small investors in China or nearly one-third of the investors in the country's stock market fled the turbulent market after the recent crash that wiped about $3.2 trillion of capital, a government agency said.
Apple's $ 280 billion dollar m-cap loss recently is the world’s third largest for private companies. ET takes a look at blue chips.
Portfolio insurance is an investment hedging strategy that can help you avoid losses—or cut them—if the market falls.
Earnings may take a while to recover but analysts believe further corrections may spell buying opportunity, reports ET.
In an interview with Real Vision TV, Felder expresses his concern that the lack of volatility will inevitably create more volatility, the likes of which have never been seen before.
ET takes a look at blue chips in India and around the world that have been badly bruised by the markets.
China's securities regulator today said it will punish those involved in 12 cases of market manipulation, with fines totalling $315 million.
That’s what happening in China now, according to Chanos. Banks are financing uneconomic projects and/or losses with debt carried on China’s bank balance sheets.
The reason was the stock market crash known as "Black Monday" on October 19, 1987.
The report pointed out that around 82,000 HNI’s, defined as those who have assets over $1 million, left their home countries last year, versus 64,000 in 2015.
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