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FPIs shun private banks, two-wheelers, FMCG in Q2

The Sensex experienced a roller-coaster ride in the July-September quarter, making gains of up to 10% followed by a loss of 7% during the period.

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India stock market lacked cheer in Samvat 2074; Nifty gain moderate: Here are top gainers and losers

Nifty had posted a return of 17.6% and 10.2% in the previous two Samvat years and therefore the returns need to be seen in that light.

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India second-most expensive emerging market; among least affected in Asia

Indian bourses continue to be one of the most expensive in terms of the price-to-earnings (P/E) ratio in spite of a sharp sell-off in emerging markets this year.

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Mid and small cap: Tech, pharma, consumer stocks top performers while majority of stocks trade in red

While 90% of Nifty small-cap and 77% of Nifty mid-cap stocks have been trading in the red since the beginning of the year, some stocks from export-driven and consumer sector have given returns up to 89.26% in the small and mi

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Increasing wages in China may benefit Indian toy industry: DIPP report

According to a report by the Department of Industrial Policy and Promotion, only 20% of the Indian market is served by Indian toy manufacturers while the rest is served by imported toys from different countries, mainly from C

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Rate-sensitive stocks end lower after RBI decision

Shares of interest rate-sensitive stocks ended lower on Friday after the Reserve Bank of India (RBI) kept the benchmark repo rate unchanged at 6.50% during its fourth bi-monthly monetary policy review.

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FY19 yields better returns for newly-listed PSUs than FY18

Even as the central government achieved its disinvestment target in financial year 2017-18, several public sector stocks which got listed in that year are currently trading below their issue prices.

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Domestic Institutional Investors back Indian equities, pour $10 bn so far this year; FPI flows likely to go up

Domestic institutional investors (DIIs) have continued to invest aggressively in Indian equities, pouring a staggering $10 billion so far this year. Total buying by DIIs in equity till August-end stood at $10.25 billion.

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Stocks with exposure to Kerala among worst hit

With Kerala battling its worst floods in nearly 100 years, banks and tyre manufacturers having exposure to the state have been among the worst hit. Share prices of Kerala-based lenders, rubber manufacturers and other companie

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LIC trims stake in IDBI Bank and Allahabad Bank in first quarter

In the first quarter of the current financial year, Life Insurance Corporation of India (LIC), the largest investor in state-owned lenders, has pared its exposure in IDBI bank and Allahabad Bank.

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Midcaps witness steep fall despite record markets run

It has been a largely negative year so far for many small- and mid-cap stocks, leaving investors with fairly large losses.

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Lodha Group to use IPO proceeds to reduce its Rs 18,000-crore debt

Real estate developer Lodha Group is planning to use proceeds from its upcoming initial public offering (IPO) to repay around Rs 4,500 crore debt, out of the total outstanding debt of around Rs 18,000 crore.

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Rural rush: Auto, consumer stocks reap the benefits of hiked MSPs

With rural demand picking up, sales of auto products had started picking up and the trend is only expected to strengthen.

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Bank stocks slip after RBI report

Bank stocks on Wednesday witnessed heavy selling, falling up to 6% on the Bombay Stock Exchange (BSE), a day after the Reserve Bank of India (RBI) indicated worsening of NPA situation.

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Tata Motors stock falls 6% amid concerns over free cash flow, Donald Trump’s threat

The market cap of Tata Motors stood at Rs 92,143.3 crore on Monday, against Rs 98,177.45 crore on Friday.

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Auditor exits, rumours causing disruption to Manapasand, Atlanta and Vakrangee stocks

Auditors resignations and rumours around their resignations are disrupting the stocks of Atlanta, Manapasand Beverages and Vakrangee.

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BSE IT index emerges best performer in CY18

S&P BSE IT has given 20.14% returns since the beginning of the year, followed by BSE FMCG and BSE Finance that gave 4.94% and 1.25% returns respectively. On the other hand, rest other indices have taken a beating in CY18.

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Oil and gas stocks slip on windfall tax concerns

There were also fears that the government will ask the oil producers to share the country’s fuel-subsidy burden.

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HUL briefly pips ITC as 4th most valued firm after 13 years

Diversified consumer goods maker Hindustan Unilever (HUL) on Thursday briefly became the country’s fourth-largest company in terms of market capitalisation (m-cap), edging past cigarettes-to-soaps major ITC for the first ti

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DIIs invest around 10 times more than FPIs

In contrast to outflows by foreign portfolio investors (FPIs), unabated buying by domestic institutional investors (DIIs) has fuelled the slipping Indian market in the recent months.

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Algorithmic trading share in total turnover grows to 50% in 8 years

Algorithmic trading in India across the cash and derivatives market as a percentage of total turnover has increased up to 49.8% in eight years from merely 9.26% (average) in 2010.

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Banks dominate buy list of MFs in March, but Axis Bank tops sell chart

News about the central bank opposing a longer-term for the present CEO is likely to have nudged fund managers to lighten their holdings.

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Education companies’ stocks take a beating on bourses

Even as venture investors have been pumping big money into digital and app-based education start-ups, the stock markets that traditionally evaluate companies on more conservative parameters like profitability and earnings gro

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Foreign investment in primary market hits fresh high in FY18

The primary market participation of foreign investors is set to hit a record high this fiscal with Rs 48,029 crore already having been infused by them till end-February, reveals data from NSDL.

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Mutual funds sell financial stocks, buy Bharti Airtel and Infosys in January

Mutual funds were big sellers in financial stocks in January this year, reveals data shared by mutual fund research & ratings agency Morningstar with FE.

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Budget 2018: Why tax on equity mutual funds won’t hurt flows

Budget 2018: The government’s decision to impose a 10% tax on distributed income by equity-oriented mutual funds is unlikely to impact the flow of money into the mutual funds industry, experts said.

Budget 2018: I see assets under management of the Indian mutual fund industry at around Rs 30 lakh crore in the next three year, “ said Sunil Subramaniam, CEO, Sundaram Asset Management Company. News

Benchmarking performance: Ranks of mutual funds laggards rise with new TRI benchmark

The TRI takes into account not just the capital gains but also dividend income, hence it determines an investment's real growth over time, and is seen as a superior benchmark when compared with the PRI.

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