The small-cap universe is a treasure trove of bargains - provided you can spot them. We tie up with Trisys Research to identify stocks that aren't in the limelight, but have the potential to give high returns.
Price is not the same as value.The most expensive product isn’t always the best value for your money. This section highlights the least expensive model in a product category. If price is of no consequence, check out the most expensive model.
Money Today brings you excerpts from a McKinsey survey on the opportunities for asset management companies in India. The survey attempts to find answers on what investors really look for when choosing a fund.
SBI funds top both categories— equity diversified and tax planning schemes — proving that pedigree does count. Over a five-year time frame, Magnum Tax Gain has performed better than the top performing equity diversified scheme.
You might not have the money or the inclination to invest in real estate. But you could capitalise on the boom in the property markets by picking up stocks of real estate developers. Money Today helps you in identifying decent developer from a fly-by-night company?
The biggest value enhancer of your house is its location, which invariably means its access-or connectivity. A house 10 km away from the city centre, but connected by a metro line is as valuable as the one half the distance but with poor public transport.
If housing prices are high today only because they will be higher tomorrow while fundamentals do not justify the rise, then a bubble exists. The measure of a real estate bubble is simple: property prices rise faster than incomes.
The supply overhang seems scary, even as IT and ITeS companies (the prime movers of the real estate space) scale down their growth plans. I fear that not many real estate companies will be able to hold their prices.
Food price inflation is generally associated with rising prices of food grains and vegetables. But these prices are cyclical—they rise and they fall. One food item, the price of which has risen steadily over the years, is milk.
...is green. By opting to stay in an eco-friendly hotel, you not only save a pretty penny but also earn brownie points for saving the planet.And you can also notch up green points that can be redeemed for attractive gifts.
Real estate prices have been soaring for some years now, but there’s always the nagging fear that this is just a bubble. Rakesh Rai spoke to Renu Sud Karnad, executive director, HDFC, to find out what the country’s biggest home finance company thinks of the current environment.
Following the benefits from the new Uttaranchal plant in 2008-9, Riddhi Siddhi Gluco Biols may report an EBITDA higher than Rs 100 crore for the coming financial year on a market capitalisation less than Rs 250 crore.
Looking for one central theme for Bill Clinton’s presidential campaign in 1992, political strategist James Carville had come up with a line that became a memorable slogan: ‘It’s the economy, Stupid”. For a few days after the announcement of January figures of Index of Industrial Production (IIP) this slogan reflected the mood and movements on the stock markets.
Home loan is a great personal finance tool that helps you create your biggest financial asset—your house. But, it also comes with hidden terms and conditions, which if not checked can add to your borrowing costs. Money Today reveals 7 such less-known factors.