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Inflation went down to just 4.17% in July 2018. This might look good, but hold on. The biggest helper: Food.
Aug. 13, 2018, 1:47 p.m.
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The rupee has just gone again to that evil level of 69. It seems to be almost itching to break out. Which, in comparison with the damage on other BRICS currencies, isn’t too bad (in 2018) As you can imagine, Brazil, Russia and Turkey are far worse in the currency depreciation road this year.
Aug. 13, 2018, 3:28 a.m.
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In September of 2013, the BJP selected Narendra Modi to become the Prime ministerial Candidate for the forthcoming elections. This was no surprise given that he had just a few months back won a fight against the party patriarch to become the head of Bharatiya Janata Party’s election campaign committee.
Aug. 3, 2018, 10:43 a.m.
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With the Nifty staying firmly above 11,000 for the first time since January, the month of July returned 6%. This is the best month after April, and takes 2018 to 7.8% on the Nifty itself.
Aug. 1, 2018, 4 a.m.
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Imagine finding just one such company early in its lifetime. No doubt, you have seen the charts of how Rs 100 invested in ‘X awesome company’ in 1999 would be worth enough today to pay off the national debt of a small country.
July 30, 2018, 10:33 a.m.
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The concept of bonus shares is weirdly fascinating. It’s just the moving of something from one account in the books to another. It’s total nonsense from an accounting perspective – it does nothing to increase the value of a company, and therefore, it adds nothing to the value of a shareholder.
July 16, 2018, 1:33 p.m.
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Every year, the Association of Mutual Funds in India releases the “Consolidated data on Commission and Expenses paid to Distributors during the previous financial year”. The data for FY 2017 – 18 is now out and in this post we shall take cursory look at the same.
July 5, 2018, 6:42 a.m.
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The Nifty was totally flat in June, just as it was in May: And for 2018, we are actually up 1.7%. But the broader market – the CNX 500 – was down 1.6% and is at a negative 3.5% for the year.   This has been a year of contradictions for the market.
June 30, 2018, 6:02 a.m.
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One of the most anticipated non-equity public issue in 2017 was of IRB Invit Bonds. This was supposed to herald a new way for Infrastructure and Real Estate firms to raise capital by way of securitizing their long term assets such as Roads.
June 28, 2018, 1:22 p.m.
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Garware saw an EPS of Rs. 48.06 last year.
June 22, 2018, 2:49 p.m.
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