Abhijeet Singh

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Tencent overtakes Facebook in market cap: What it does and what it owns in India

As Tencent surpassed the biggest social media company Facebook in terms of market capitalisation, we take a look at the Indian connect of the Chinese tech giant.

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Infosys, Wipro Rs 24,000 crore share buybacks open next week: All you need to know

Infosys and Wipro are slated to open their mega share buybacks next week offering to collectively return as much as up to Rs 24,000 crore in cash to small and large investors. We take a brief look at the buybacks of TCS, Info

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HDFC Standard Life tops exchange turnover, three-fourth shares traded; stock gains 27% on listing

Shares of HDFC Standard Life Insurance led the exchange turnover on the listing day, leaving behind the industry heavyweights such as ICICI Bank, State Bank of India and Reliance Industries.

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$100 in Tesla shares turn into $1,840; will semi truck launch boost the stock further?

The stock of Elon Musk-led Tesla Inc is listed on NASDAQ and is one of the best automobile shares in the world as far as the returns are concerned.

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Rupee marks the biggest gain in 4 years against US dollar after Moody’s upgrades India’s credit rating

The Indian rupee cheered the Moody's rating upgrade, posted the biggest single-day gain in last 4 years at the interbank foreign exchange market on Friday.

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How to invest and apply in Bharat 22? What is in it for retail investors?

Bharat 22 ETF new fund offer opened to retail investors on Wednesday for subscription. We bring to you 11 important things to know including how to invest and apply for the latest public offering from the government. Read all

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Bharat 22 ETF NFO opens: 13-point guide to all about Rs 8,000 crore government issue

The much-awaited Bharat 22 Exchange Traded Fund (ETF) opened for subscription today for anchor investors. Here is all you need to know about the newest investment offering from the government before you decide to subscribe to

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SBI’s bad loan provisioning is 4 times the net profit of HDFC Bank

India’s largest bank State Bank of India on Friday showed a little improvement in the asset quality. We take a look at key figures of India's largest bank by market capitalisation HDFC Bank and the largest bank by assets St

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Sensex drops 371 points over the week: Slump in Tata Motors, RIL offsets jump in SBI, L&T

The benchmark Sensex washed off 371 points from the last week. A turbulent trading was witnessed in Sensex today as the sharp slump in Tata Motors and RIL pared the gains provided by SBI and L&T.

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Apple market cap tops $900 billion for first time but it is not the first company to do so

The iPhone maker Apple Inc crossed the $900 billion mark in market capitalisation on Wednesday for the first time in history following strong earnings reported last week.

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Narendra Modi’s demonetisation completes 12 months: A look at 12 surprising changes

As nation completed 12 months of demonetisation today, we bring you 12 surprising changes India witnessed after note ban.

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1 year of demonetisation: Sensex jumps 6000 points in 12 months; is it bad?

As we look at the stock markets, when demonetisation was announced, the benchmark Sensex was traded around levels of 27,500 which has now zoomed almost 6000 points.

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RIL slump steers Sensex to loose 150 points despite a rally in Infosys, TCS, Wipro

A contrary trade has been witnessed between the shares of heavyweight companies such as Reliance Industries, ICICI Bank, providing the major drop in the index and Infosys, TCS, Wipro helping to trim the losses.

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HDFC Life IPO opens today; 9 key things to know about HDFC group’s 1st public offer in 22 years before you subscribe

HDFC Life Insurance IPO is all set to hit the stock market on Tuesday and has expected to raise up to Rs 8,695.01 crore at the upper end of the price band. Have a look at 9 key things about third IPO of HDFC group before you

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6 life lessons from world’s richest man, Jeff Bezos

We bring you six life lessons from the creator and conceptualizer of the very first online business platform Amazon and world’s richest man Jeff Bezos.

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Sensex finishes 33,685 for first time ever, logs 26.5% return in 2017 so far

The benchmark Sensex index topped 33,700-mark for the first time ever on Friday. The key equity indices -- Sensex and Nifty -- have returned 26-27% since the beginning of this year.

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Who is Jerome Powell? 6 interesting facts about the new US Fed Chairman

In a major development, US President Donald Trump appointed Jerome Powell to serve as chairman of the Board of Governors of the US Federal Reserve on Thursday. Have a look at 6 interesting facts to know about the next Federal

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Happy Birthday, Shah Rukh Khan! 89 films old, 52 years young, here are 10 lesser known facts about the superstar

The ‘Baadshah of Bollywood’, ‘King of Romance’ and the second-richest actor in the world turned 52 on Thursday, 2nd November. Take a look at 10 of the very less known facts about Shah Rukh Khan.

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Axis Bank jumps 9%, adds over Rs 9,000 crore in market cap on news of Bain Capital picking up 5% equity stake

Shares of Axis Bank advanced over 9% on Tuesday after investor sentiments got a boost on news reports that Bain Capital is acquiring an equity stake.

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Guess which is the best banking stock of 2017. Hint, it’s not HDFC Bank or ICICI Bank

The banking industry heavyweight stock HDFC Bank has returned about 50% since the beginning of this year while India’s largest lender State Bank of India was up only 26% (approx) so far in 2017.

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Indian stock market halts as PSU bank stocks rally ends; 2 reasons to worry

The momentum in Indian equity markets seemed to have paused as investors are keenly awaiting the second-quarter results. We take a look at two reasons to worry which still remain over stock markets.

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These 4 blue-chip companies Q2 results to dictate Sensex, Nifty today

Four blue-chip companies are due with their second-quarter earnings today. As each being in the top slots in their respective market, it is expected that their Q2 results will guide Sensex and Nifty.

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Sustained stock market rally takes India to elite $2 trillion club

Despite a heavy selling by the FIIs (foreign institutional investors) since last two months, Indian equities have managed to hold the momentum and extended gains to hit further record highs. Indian stock market is now in the

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SBI surpasses HDFC, HUL, Maruti, ONGC in just 1 day; adds Rs 60,000 crore in market cap to enter into top 5

SBI surpassed four companies -- Hindustan Unilever, HDFC, Maruti Suzuki and ONGC -- and became the fifth largest company by market capitalisation on Wednesday.

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12 stocks of Nifty Bank surpass 50-share Nifty turnover after Rs 2.11 lakh crore recapitalisation plan

All eyes turn to banking stocks after Modi government’s mega plan of Rs 2.11 lakh crore to recapitalise the NPA-laden state-run banks was announced. Nifty Bank index with 12 heavyweight banking stocks surpassed the turnover

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How to make money in stock market without selling your shares

While there are a lot of stock tips and recommendations floating about, have you thought of making money without selling your shares? We bring you two tricks by which you can make money without selling your stocks.

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Rs 1 lakh crore IPO: The exclusive club of highest money mobilising public issues

IPOs have seen a higher-than-expected response from all investors classes in 2017, be it institutions or retail. We look at the only nine companies which feature in the list of IPOs that have garnered over Rs 1 lakh crore so

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