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Retail investors have failed to sail in choppy waters

Majority of investors, however, have lacked strength average or even hold on to their investments when Sensex had declined to sub-10,000 levels ...

Markets closed on account of election day in Mumbai

Markets will remain closed today on account of voting for the general elections in Mumbai constituencies

Sebi revises norms for liquidity enhancement schemes

Exchanges can provide trading incentives for three years

Sebi's Draft Fatca norms: Greater scrutiny ahead for high-value US a/cs

Individual accounts with holdings of more than $1 mn will come under greater scrutiny; those with balances less than $50,000 will be exempt from ...

Edelweiss announces buyback at Rs 45 a share

The total amount on the buyback will not exceed Rs 135 cr

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L&T Finance's asset stress rises

But improving profits of smaller subsidiaries are likely to sustain

Deepak Fertilisers: Boost in case of MCF acquisition

Deepak Fertilisers, earlier in July last year, had brought 24.45% stake in MCF

When would retail investors make money?

Last five years, local investors lost opportunity big time

Investors shy away from gold ETFs

Huge closure of accounts, net outflow of Rs 2,300 cr recorded in FY14

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Today's picks

Nifty, Bank Nifty, Larsen & Toubro, Cairn India & Ambuja Cement

Nifty testing the 6,825-6,850 band

A short settlement and positive election expectations have led to spikes in option premiums. The VIX is high despite narrow-ranged trends in the ...

Today's picks

Nifty, Bank Nifty, ONGC, Lupin & Bharti Airtel

Today's picks

Nifty, Bank Nifty, HDFC Bank, HCL Tech & L&T

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Scope of 'freak trade' limits on derivatives may get wider

The exchange will watch new norms effective from next month

Action ahead of F&O expiry

After rising about seven per cent in March, the market has gained about three per cent so far this month. Derivatives analysts expect the ...

Market is still in a strong bull run

The Nifty has reacted from resistance in the 6,810-6,820 zone, where it has hit historic highs recently. Poor wholesale inflation data and ...

Market is still in a strong bull run

The Nifty has reacted from resistance in the 6,810-6,820 zone, where it has hit historic highs recently. Poor wholesale inflation data and ...

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West Bengal expects bumper boro rice production

Summer rice crop in WB likely to be higher by 25 per cent to 7.5 million tonnes

WB summer rice crop likely to be higher by 25% to 7.5 mn tonne

Nearly 68% of total population of West Bengal resides in rural areas, according to last census

Potato prices spurt on output damage

Unseasonal rainfalls, hailstorms hit the crop badly

El Niño worries inflation managers

RBI has decided to consider inflation based on new series CPI in which half of the weight is for food, beverages and tobacco

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Rupee falls for third day, foreign fund inflows key

It closed at 61.07 per dollar compared with its close of 60.76 on Tuesday

Rupee weakens past 61/dollar to 1-month low

Hurt by good demand for the greenback from oil importers

Rupee sheds 18 paise against dollar

The dollar index was down by 0.14 per cent against its six major global rivals

Rupee weakens for second straight day

The rupee ended at Rs 60.77 compared with previous close of Rs 60.59 per dollar

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Apple, Facebook earnings buoy global shares

European bourses started brightly, with the FTSE 100 up 0.5%

Apple shares reach 2014 highs, Asian stocks lag

MSCI's broadest index of Asia-Pacific shares outside Japan edges ahead by 0.1%

Appeal judges hint at doubts in insider case

United States Attorney Preet Bharara has won 80 insider trading convictions without a defeat

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Devangshu Datta

Devangshu Datta: The Dilli ka laddoo situation
Devangshu Datta

The inverse relation between the rupee's strength and export growth points to currency risks for investors in both directions

Jaimini Bhagwati

Jaimini Bhagwati: Are stock prices inflated?
Jaimini Bhagwati

Despite what partisan fund managers are projecting, the rise in the Indian equity market has to be evaluated carefully

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Wonderla IPO subscribed 38 times

The Wonderla Holidays initial public offering got applications worth Rs 6,800 crore against its size of Rs 180 crore, as it drew investors ...

Wonderla Holidays IPO almost fully subscribed

The IPO price band has been fixed at Rs 115-125 per share

Wonderla Holidays IPO subscribed 42% on Day 1

At the upper end of the band, the IPO could fetch about Rs 181 crore, while at the lower end, the proceeds would be to the tune of Rs 167 crore

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Power Grid FPO: Investors have no reasons to complain

Issue fully subscribed as investors find price attractive to invest


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UltraTech surprises Street with 9% volume, 13% PAT growth

Valuations stretched as current price factors in 8% volume growth in FY15-16, which is unlikely to play out

New headaches for miners after Goa mining ban lifted

The verdict on deemed licences has the Street question whether Sesa Sterlite owns any mines in Goa

Bull case for SBI, as open interest builds

Robust Tier-I capital at 10% and robust earnings outlook for FY16 drive momentum

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