Decoding Sectoral Vs Thematic Mutual Funds
A high-risk high-reward investment product may not be on the watch list of several investors, particularly the new entrants. But an aggressive approach, considering India's prospering economy and stable outlook, can translate into a huge wealth creation plan. Vardan Pandhare explores the investment opportunities of sectoral and thematic mutual funds in your portfolio
BAJAJ HINDUSTHAN SUGAR LTD. BOTH SWEET AND SOUR
The growth of sugar and ethanol producer Bajaj Hindusthan Sugar Limited has been amazing with a significant expansion phase from 2003 to 2007 that led to the creation of eight new plants, elevating the total cane crushing capacity to 96,000 tonnes per day. However, there are certain challenging dynamics that need to be overcome
"Uno minda has been at the forefront of the electrification trend"
Interview: Sunil Bohra
IGL believes in the growth story of India
In Q1FY24, the company recorded a 7 per cent increase in net revenue at ₹3,406.98 crore compared to Q1FY23. The net profit for Q1FY24 also rose by 4 per cent to ₹438.5 crore from the year-ago period. What factors contributed to this performance?
MRPL All Set To Expand Its Retail Outreach
Interview: Shri Sanjay Varma
Is Investing In SME Stocks Worth The Risk?
Bhavya Rathod reveals that while the SME markets might not be suitable for the faint of heart, they undoubtedly offer a thrilling landscape for investors who are willing to embrace risk, exercise due diligence, and leverage their understanding to uncover hidden gems amidst the turbulence
What Makes Mid-Cap Funds A Better Choice?
Given the historical tendency for mid-cap funds to outperform large-cap funds in the long run, it's plausible that mid-cap funds can continue their performance from this point onwards. This makes investing in mid-cap funds a good choice. The article highlights how mid-cap funds have performed and the associated risks
"Our growth was driven by a strategic combination of organic and inorganic expansion"
Interview: Dharmendra Tuteja
Is The Pharmaceutical Industry Shaping Up To Be The New IT?
Given the shared traits between the pharmaceutical and IT industries, it's worth pondering whether the pharmaceutical industry is on its way to becoming the new IT. Mandar Wagh delves into the dynamics of the US drug shortage, India's competitive edge and the technological revolution within the industry, all of which are setting the stage for unparalleled growth
IRIS Clothings Reveals Ambitious Expansion Plan
Iris Clothings Limited, a readymade garment company engaged in designing, manufacturing, branding and selling garments for kids wear, announced its expansion strategy through exclusive brand outlets (EBOs).
Challenges Pose Opportunities For Expansion
\"The growth in premiums was primarily driven by the Motor line of business, which experienced a remarkable 21.8 per cent increase. This is particularly encouraging as this segment had previously shown limited growth.\"
Power Of Diversity: Crafting A Resilient Mutual Fund Portfolio
Diversification, the art of spreading your investments across different asset classes, industries, and geographic regions, has emerged as a crucial strategy for investors seeking sustainable growth in their wealth. In this special story, Vardan Pandhare uncovers the intricacies of diversifying a mutual fund portfolio
GG Engineering Bags Fresh Orders for Infrastructural Steel
G G Engineering Limited, a leading player in infrastructural and structural steel and engineering products industry, has announced that the company has bagged fresh orders for infrastructural steel valued at about? 320 million which will be completed within the second quarter of the current financial year. G G Engineering is targeting a 20 per cent-plus growth in revenue from the infrastructural steel business during the current FY as compared to the preceding year. It has achieved ₹995 million in revenues from infrastructural steel during FY 2022-23 and has already executed orders of ₹332 million during 2023-24. The fresh orders will take it up to ₹652 million by September 30, 2023.
"India's growth story has already begun"
An Interview with Kailash Kulkarni Chief Executive Officer HSBC Asset Management (India)
The Art & Science Of Investing In Penny Stocks
Most investors ignore penny stocks on the assumption that they are not worth any attention simply because they trade in single and double digits. They are also exposed to high volatility and the chances of small businesses collapsing like a house of cards are high. However, there are also instances of investors growing their wealth on the basis of penny stocks. The article goes deep into the realm of such stocks to give a clearer picture
Going Downhill Once Again
Amidst heavy selling by Fils and a surge in retail inflation, the indices continued their decline with the sectors that previously attracted the highest foreign investments experiencing the most significant declines
TAKE A 'PROFESSIONAL' APPROACH TO INVESTING
Mutual funds offer a wide variety of equity funds ranging from diversified to specialty funds, thus enabling investors with different risk profiles to choose the right ones and achieve their investment objectives.
Should You Book Partial Profit Now?
The market tableau is replete with telltale signs, marked by numerous micro-cap and small-cap stocks that exhibit an exorbitance that seemingly outpaces their foundational underpinnings. Given this scenario, Bhavya Rathod discusses the merits and demerits of booking partial profit
GLAND PHARMA LTD. - MAINTAINING A HEALTHY EDGE
With its particular acclaim for sterile injectables, oncology and ophthalmic products, the company has begun to reinforce its position on the international stage by venturing into markets like Saudi Arabia, Singapore, Israel and CIS regions. This will surely reap rich dividends.
Step-Up SIP: A Pathway To Wealth
While it is true that harnessing the potential of systematic investment plans helps reach your goals faster, there is a need to understand whether step-up SIP works better than standard or static SIP. The article highlights the finer differences between the two strategies
Why Multi-Asset Approach Matters
When it comes to investing for the long term, the most popular and talked about asset class is equities. As a result, without understanding the inherent nature of equities, investors tend to go headlong and invest all their monies into equities.
GI Engineering Solutions Expands Horizons: Enters Film Production Business with 'Haseena Maan Jayegi 2'
GI Engineering Solutions Limited has ventured into the business of film production, distribution and allied services, in addition to the existing businesses. Many renowned and established names are joining GI Engineering Solutions Limited as board members including Mohaan Nadaar and Ketki Pandit. Ms Smita Thackeray will also join as the chairperson of the Advisory Board of the company to mentor our team with her wide experience.
Investing Is All About Looking Into The Future
In this ever-evolving landscape, the ability to predict and adapt becomes a catalyst for success. Mandar Wagh explains how a forward-looking mindset informed by comprehensive analysis and a diverse approach is the key to unleashing the potential of future investments
How To Manage Your Retirement Corpus Efficiently
As we voyage through life, there comes a point when we bid farewell to our careers and embrace the golden years of retirement. However, this transition requires careful planning and proper management of our retirement corpus to ensure a secure and fulfilling future. In this special story, Vardan Pandhare delves into the essential strategies and considerations for effectively managing your retirement corpus
"The power distribution sector in India faces significant challenges"
Suresh Chandra Suman inputs on power distribution sector
Asset Allocation: Value Creator Or Destroyer?
In the wake of the recent instance of Mahindra and Mahindra acquiring a 3.53 per cent stake in RBL Bank Limited that led to a drop in the automobile major’s share price, Shashikant takes a look at the role of asset allocation and how a company’s CFO can drive decisions that can either benefit or harm shareholders’ interests
KNR CONSTRUCTIONS LIMITED - ON A SOLID FOOTING
HERE IS WHY - Part of India's infrastructure development story. High level of engineering skills. Successful execution of huge orders
Random Decisions Can Derail Systematic Investing
If you have too many funds in your portfolio, you must realise that mutual funds themselves are a diversified investment vehicle and hence having too many similar funds doesn't help in any which way
"We are wellpositioned to capitalise on macroeconomic opportunities"
Over the years, Polycab India has made substantial investments in building robust capabilities for expanding its product portfolio and geographical reach and Project LEAP has helped strengthen its market share. In this interview, the company’s Executive Director and CFO Gandharv Tongia outlines the company’s various strategies to maintain growth
We Are Optimistic About Our Future Prospects
Kavita Shirvaikar views on Patel Engineering Limited