I want to talk about the five things that virtually everyone I speak with is trying to achieve with his/ her money. Some people have only one of these goals. Some have two or three. And, not infrequently, I meet people who, with a little prompting, turn out to have a bit of all five. And since these five issues are the main emotional and financial concerns in my own and my family's life, I can effortlessly (and quite genuinely) spark a tremendous amount of empathy on this to..
'Oh My God!! Did You see the Sensex?? It has crossed 49k!! These are all time high levels. I am getting scared. Looks like I should redeem all my investments.' Said Sameer, a 34 years Old IT Professional. 'Yes, it has crossed 49k. But what makes you scared? And Why Would you want to redeem?' Asked Niraj, his friend. Sameer : Aren't you scared ? This is an All-Time-High that the market has hit. Niraj : No, I am not scared. And lets re-frame it. Its not 'All-Time-H..
Holding of shares simply means holding a share in the ownership of the company whose shares the shareholder owns. Many people engage in this activity of buying and selling shares as it is very profitable. The whole procedure of buying and selling is very strategic. It is a high risk - high reward process given that you act at the right time. Many people end up holding shares for this reason. Most of the people own shares in digital or electronic form these days, but there are also a lot of peopl..
Equity markets are fundamentally unknowable. If markets and/ or investments lent themselves to rational analysis in any significantly predictive way, somebody (or more properly, somebody's computer) would have perfected that analysis long since and would have taken away all the chips of everybody else at the table. This has not happened. And if it hasn't happened by now- with every computer nerd in the washing through his computer every recorded trade since the Assyrians swa..
Points to ponder while taking investing in equity 1. Do you travel to foreign countries like the US, UK, Japan, Switzerland, etc.? 2. Do you send your kids abroad for education? Then, shouldn't you balance your equity exposure to Indian and Foreign stocks/ Mutual Funds/ ETFs? Reasons for the globally diversified equity portfolio 1. Reduces country-specific risk Country specific risk includes negative events such as war, drought, p..
CCI approves acquisition by Jamnalal Sons Private Limited of 51% of equity share capital of Mukand Sumi Special Steel Limited The Competition Commission of India (CCI) approves acquisition by Jamnalal Sons Private Limited (“JSPL/Acquirer”) of 51% of equity share capital of Mukand Sumi Special Steel Limited (“MSSSL/Target”) under Section 31(1) of the Competition Act, 2002, yesterday. The proposed combination entails the acquisition of 51% of the equity share capital ..
The Competition Commission of India (CCI) approves acquisition by TPG Growth V SF Markets Pte. Ltd. (“TPG/Acquirer”) of 8% (approx.) of the equity shareholding of API Holdings Private Limited (“API/Target”) under Section 31(1) of the Competition Act, 2002, yesterday. The Acquirer is a newly incorporated special purpose investment vehicle in Singapore and as on date, it does not have any physical presence and investments in India. The Acquirer would be jointly funded by..
In order to begin trading in commodities in India, you will first need to have your own commodity trading account. If you have been doing any research into this matter, you will no doubt discovered that there are literally thousands of companies offering commodity trading services in India. Any one of these should be able to open a commodity trading account on your behalf. Many will also offer to open a demat account for you at the same time. The fees for this service will vary depending on whic..
What is equanimity? It is keeping your emotions under control. The point is not to get excited and euphoric when things are going your way at the same time not to get depressed when things are not going your way or the environment is bad. From the year 2020, one of the lessons, I have learned is that it is difficult to understand the markets, as it is a place where people make emotional decisions. To be successful in markets, you have to control your urges. What I mean is, d..
Background of the Company The Company was incorporated in 1995, Mrs. Bectors Food Specialities Ltd is one of the leading companies in the premium bakery segment and premium and mid-premium biscuit segment in North India. The company's product portfolio mainly consists of two categories of products; Biscuits (cookies, creams, crackers, digestive, etc.) and Bakery products (bread, buns, pizza bases, cakes, etc.). Mrs. Bectors manufactures and sells biscuits under its brand name "Mrs..
India's equity benchmark SENSEX is making all-time highs. We all see bombarding of such news from all the media around us. Many of us think that if we would have invested in March or April 2020, money would have been almost doubled. We can decide what we really want. When someone asks you what you really want out of life, you're probably not going to say you want an investment that delivers the highest returns. Like the rest of us, you want to be happy and fulfilled. Your financial de..
Intraday trading is one of the most crucial and critical aspect of Finance. We know that in Intraday trading we have to settle the trade within a day. Gain booked in a day is yours and the loss borne in a day is also final. So, there are some critical aspects that I experienced in intraday trading which I would like to share with you all and every trader should keep them in mind: - 1. Paper Trade Money is very important thing in life. We can not afford to waste our hard-earned m..