In an attempt to create a knowledge powerhouse, we decode the finer nuances, terms, instruments used on the Dalal Street to help you become an informed player in the market.
Commercial paper is issued by companies to raise funds generally for a time period up to one year.
Sebi, the market regulator, constantly forms and amend laws to protect retail investors.
Unlike CRR, money invested under the SLR window earn some interests for banks.
The risk-weighted assets take into account credit risk, market risk and operational risk.
It is similar to the gross margin or gross profit margin of non-banking finance companies.
Today, we wade the reader through silver futures traded on commodity exchanges like MCX.
RSI is computed based on the speed and direction of a stock’s price movement.
A call option allows you to buy an underlier at a fixed price on a future date and a put option allows you to sell an underlier at a fixed price in the future.
Investors benefit from interest payment and have the option to convert the loan into equity.
To make it clearer, we have marked one bullish crossover with an up-arrow key and one bearish crossover with a down arrow key.
Many mutual fund houses are coming up with new fund offers.
The main weakness of this zeroline crossover rule is that it will take place with a lag.
A negative divergence occurs when the indicator starts falling.
Though not visible in short term charts, standardisation helps in long term charts.
The futures value, the underlier for the option, was ₹37886 per 10 gm.
It is very difficult for many individuals to manage their own money. It is tough to study and analyse companies and transact to buy /sell different securities on one’s own.
Understanding economic indicators is the key to predicting the state and trajectory of the economy.
The session marks the beginning of a new Hindu calendar year called ‘Samvat’ and it is believed that muhurat trading brings prosperity and wealth throughout the year.
Though price crossover is a useful tool, traders need to be careful.
These are diversified mutual funds which can invest in stocks across market capitalisation.
Since moving averages are used to get a clear view of price trends, definition of the trend is also very important.
ET explains the significance of interpreting OI in relation to gold derivatives.
CPs can be issued in denominations of Rs 5 lakh or multiples thereof.
ET explains the role of deposit insurance in India in such a situation.
The exchanges which offer a commodity segment include MCX, NCDEX, ICEX, NSE and BSE.
Side pocketing is considered as a change in the fundamental attributes of a scheme.
The investor does not need to visit the AMC office, fill physical forms and attach proofs and payment instruments while starting a SIP.
The contract takes price cues from WTI crude oil futures contract offered on Nymex.
Such a fund needs to have a minimum exposure of 65 per cent to such companies.
Even though there are a type of equity shares, preference shares combine features of both equity and debt.
How can readers gauge the market range by looking at Nifty options.
Investing in ELSS is one of the ways an investor can save tax under Section 80C.
Here we will use options expiring on August 28 (last trading day) to illustrate.
Pennant is similar to a symmetrical triangle, with a few differences.
Many advisors are recommending multi cap funds in the current environment to investors.
As per RBI’s proposal, banks can link their lending rates with an external benchmark instead of the MCLR.
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