Frontline domestic indices Sensex and Nifty ended the fortnight in the red territory, down by 0.42 per cent and 0.30 per cent, respectively. BSE Mid-Cap and Small-cap indices bucked the trend and outperformed the broader markets by gaining 0.71 per cent and 0.75 per cent, respectively. According to the Reserve Bank of India, India’s current account balance posted a surplus of USD 6.5 billion in Q1FY22 (i.e. 0.9 per cent of GDP) as against a deficit of USD 8.1 billion in Q4FY21. The surplus was on account of contraction in the trade deficit for goods to USD 30.7 billion from USD 41.7 billion in Q4FY21 and a rise in net services receipts.
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Insurance Is A Must!
Insurance protects us from unexpected expenses. These expenses aren’t planned and are not predictable. They can confront us anytime. In such a scenario, having adequate insurance cover helps us gain financial stability easily by not losing a huge amount of savings. You can choose a simple plan or a premium one depending on your income and requirements
Are Small-Cap & Mid-Cap Funds Still In The Race?
History suggests that small-cap and mid-cap companies tend to grow faster than the large-cap universe in an economic recovery scenario. Hence, we can expect companies from this category to register robust earnings’ growth as we go forward, further supported by a lower base. The article explains this particular phenomenon and provides guidelines to investors
PSU Funds Set To Woo Investors
At a time when the equity market is trading at its lifetime high with stretched valuation, there are very few pockets that give margin on safety and PSE stocks are one of them. The article highlights the reasons why PSU funds are becoming attractive
We Feel The Bull Market Has More Legs To Grow
With all the three engines of economy, namely, consumption, investment and exports firing together after a long time, George Heber Joseph, CEO and CIO, ITI Mutual Fund, opines that this is the right time for investors to take the mutual fund route
SONA BLW PRECISIONS FORGINGS - MOVING IN THE FAST LANE
Over the years, Sona BLW Precision Forgings has expanded its offerings with more focus on the electrification trend which is driving the automotive landscape. This is what will continue to trigger its growth curve
RSWM on a Well-defined Growth Path!
RSWM Ltd is one of the largest manufacturers and exporters of synthetic and blended spun yarns from India.
Strong Demand Momentum Will Remain For The Next 2-3 Years
Withstanding the negative impact of the pandemic very well with support from its raw material suppliers, Sunil Chordia, Chairman and Managing Director, Rajratan Global Wire Ltd., states that the company is looking forward to increasing its production capacity both in Thailand and India along with debottlenecking its Pithampur plant
Relevance Of Value Investing
Looking at the current mood in the market and the way new investors think about stock valuation, it looks like the concept of value investing is outdated. Yogesh Supekar discusses why value investing is not something one should say goodbye to and that it matters even today when everyone is chasing growth
Invest Wisely, Save Tax
With less than five months to go in the current financial year, one of the key issues facing taxpayers is how to invest to save taxes.
Good Times To Last Long For Broking Industry
The broking industry has been the talk of the town owing to the performance of some of the leading companies on the bourses. A phenomenal jump in business and a 360 degree change in business sentiment for the broking industry have turned investment in the stocks of the broking industry a lucrative proposition. However, will the party last long enough for long-term investors or is it just a phenomenon that momentum investors could cash on? Armaan Madhani discusses in this special story why the good times for the broking industry may last longer than one imagines!