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Aswath Damodaran, Professor, Stern Business School in New York

'I'll prefer Paytm over Ola in my portfolio if priced rightly': Aswath Damodaran on upcoming IPOs

Sep 10, 2021

Stern Business School Prof Aswath Damodaran says ride-hailing companies across the world have figured out how to grow but not how to make money. Financial services and payment processing, however, have huge potential, says the valuation guru

Here’s a primer on what exactly is the ‘Peak Margin’ system

What is 'Peak Margin' mechanism and will it impact markets?

Sep 01, 2021

Peak margin system was introduced in phases starting December 2020; benchmark Sensex has gained a little over 20 per cent in 2021

Retail investors

'Retail investor behaviour could see some correction in IPO market'

Aug 19, 2021

Around 8-10 companies from digital/online space expected to launch their IPOs in next six months, says ICICI Sec investment banking honcho

The stake held by insurance companies as a category also declined to a five-year low of 4.89% in the June quarter from 5.06% as on March 31, 2021

Retail participation in stock markets at highest ever; MFs, insurance register a dip

Aug 16, 2021

Mutual funds, insurance see value of investments rise but share declines in June quarter

Broking firms are quite bullish on the future prospects of Zomato and have recommended investors to buy the stock with a long-term perspective.

Zomato's strong price movement to boost IPO plans of digital majors

Aug 02, 2021

The strong performance of the stock has come as a good news for companies from fintech and online space that are looking to list on Indian exchanges.

During the last week, the 30-share BSE benchmark rallied 882.40 points or 1.74 per cent

MPC's interest decision, macro data, COVID-19 dictate equity market trends this week: Analysts

May 30, 2021

The MPC's interest rate decision, a host of macroeconomic data announcements, Covid-19 trends and global factors would be the major highlights in the equity market this week, analysts said

As per the shareholding pattern on the BSE, Jhunjhunwala held 3,25,50,000 shares, or 4.31 per cent stake in Fortis Healthcare in March quarter

Rakesh Jhunjhunwala raised stake in these three stocks in Q4

Apr 27, 2021

Interestingly, Rakesh Jhunjhunwala reduced his stake in Titan in March 2021 quarter. The ace investor sold 22.50 lakh shares of the company in the fourth quarter of FY21

Rakesh Jhunjhunwala and his wife Rekha Jhunjhunwala together hold 12.84 per cent shares of the company

This stock held by Rakesh Jhunjhunwala doubled investor wealth in just 6 months

Apr 23, 2021

The share price of the Hyderabad-based construction and infra company has skyrocketed in the last six months from Rs 35.50 to Rs 74.35 on Friday, giving more than 100 per cent return to shareholders

18 of the 30 Sensex constituents and 27 of 50 constituents on Nifty ended in the green

Top gainers today: ICICI Bank, Tata Steel, HDFC rose up to 3.6%

Apr 22, 2021

BSE midcap and smallcap indices ended in the green. ICICI Bank, Tata Steel HDFC, and Bajaj Auto were among the top gainers. Top losers were  Shree Cements, Titan Company, Tata Consumer Products, HUL, and Nestle

The benchmark index Sensex plunged 1,700 points in intraday trade on April 12

Covid returns: Will stock market crash again in 2021?

Apr 12, 2021

Today's market crash has triggered worries of a scenario like last year's when nationwide lockdown had left the stock market bleeding with benchmark indices plummeting around 40 per cent in a span of two weeks

On Monday, Indian Stock markets ended lower as rising coronavirus cases across the country and a partial lockdown in Maharashtra rattled investors sentiment.

Share Market Updates: Sensex, Nifty end higher; Asian Paints, Sun Pharma, HUL shares lead gains

Apr 06, 2021

Stock Market News Update Today: Top Sensex losers were PowerGrid, Ultratech Cement, Axis Bank, and IndusInd Bank falling up to 2%. Asian Paints, Sun Pharma, Dr Reddy's Laboratories, HUL shares were the top Sensex gainers rising up to 4%