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Have the Indian stock markets rallied too fast, too soon?

Until the S&P BSE Sensex and Nifty50 do not break 57,000 and 17,000 levels, there are higher changes of touching 64,000 and 19,000 levels.

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Puneet WadhwaAvdhut Bagkar New Delhi / Mumbai
Indian frontline benchmarks – the S&P BSE Sensex and the Nifty50 – have rallied around 12 per cent each since June-end and outperformed their global peers by a wide margin. On Thursday, the US Fed hiked interest rates by another 75 basis points (bps) – the third such hike this year – and surprised the markets by projecting further sizable hikes in the coming months.

With the latest hike, the Fed fund rate (FFR) now stands in the range of 3 – 3.25 per cent and is highest since January 2008. The Federal Open Market Committee (FOMC) revised

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First Published: Sep 22 2022 | 11:15 AM IST

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