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Sensex is down 9% from its peak: Here's what 10 top market analysts are expecting

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Sensex is down 9% from its peak: Here's what 10 top market analysts are expecting

Given the near-term challenges and sentiment, we can expect FPI flows to remain subdued in the near term, said Rusmik Oza of Kotak Securities

Rising COVID cases and lockdowns could result in small earnings downgrades: Amit Ganatra of HDFC AMC

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Rising COVID cases and lockdowns could result in small earnings downgrades: Amit Ganatra of HDFC AMC

Along with a significant rise in spread of COVID-19, the unwinding of expansionary fiscal and monetary stimulus, a significant rise in crude oil prices, a sharp rise in interest rates globally are the key risks to the market in the near term, he said

Taking Stock | Rising COVID cases keep market sentiment somber as Sensex, Nifty fall 2% each for the week

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Taking Stock | Rising COVID cases keep market sentiment somber as Sensex, Nifty fall 2% each for the week

Mid and smallcaps outperformed their large-cap peers as the BSE Midcap index closed with a gain of 0.16 percent while the smallcap index ended 0.51 percent higher.

SIPs back in favour, equity mutual funds see inflow after 8 months; here's why

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SIPs back in favour, equity mutual funds see inflow after 8 months; here's why

The number of SIP accounts outstanding increased to 3.72 crore in March compared to 3.62 crore in the previous month.

Nifty50 turns 25! Here's how the index evolved over the years

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Nifty50 turns 25! Here's how the index evolved over the years

Over the years, the sectoral representation of the Nifty has also changed tremendously and remains in consonance with the changes in the underlying economy.

Foreign investors turn net sellers in Indian stocks after 6 months; will the trend continue?

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Foreign investors turn net sellers in Indian stocks after 6 months; will the trend continue?

Data from NSDL shows FPIs have taken out Rs 7,041 crore from Indian equities in April so far. In net terms, FPIs have taken out Rs 4,852 crore from the Indian financial market this month so far.

Emerging healthcare trends put diagnostics sector in a sweet spot, IIFL Sec recommends buy on Metropolis, Thyrocare

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Emerging healthcare trends put diagnostics sector in a sweet spot, IIFL Sec recommends buy on Metropolis, Thyrocare

Larger players from the diagnostic sector are positioned to gain more than the smaller ones and fragmented market share is an opportunity for them to expand their share.

Oxygen stocks see frenzy-driven rally; they are bound to come down, say experts

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Oxygen stocks see frenzy-driven rally; they are bound to come down, say experts

The Centre, on April 18, banned the supply of oxygen for industrial purposes, except in nine specified industries and termed it an “essential public health commodity”.

Volatility is the new normal; what should be your strategy in such a market?

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Volatility is the new normal; what should be your strategy in such a market?

Most experts are of the view that the market will remain volatile and uncertain in the short term due to the second wave of the coronavirus pandemic.

Analysts suggest these 8 large-cap stocks to buy at this juncture, do you own any?

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Analysts suggest these 8 large-cap stocks to buy at this juncture, do you own any?

In these uncertain times, when markets are volatile as the country grapples with the frightening rise in COVID-19 infections, experts say investors should go for quality large-cap stocks and use any near-term correction to pick up such shares.

Easy Trip surprises with 100% dividend amid COVID-19 gloom, experts say move in right direction

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Easy Trip surprises with 100% dividend amid COVID-19 gloom, experts say move in right direction

The record date for the purpose is April 28, 2021. The dividend will be paid/dispatched on or before May 18, 2021.

Second COVID-19 wave threatens aviation, retail, multiplex stocks; will it be 2020 all over again?

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Second COVID-19 wave threatens aviation, retail, multiplex stocks; will it be 2020 all over again?

Airline stocks have come under pressure as several states announce new restrictions, while retail has been hit as fewer people are stepping out to make discretionary purchases.

COVID-19 gloom sinks market; Sensex, Nifty close 2% lower

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COVID-19 gloom sinks market; Sensex, Nifty close 2% lower

Foreign portfolio investors (FPIs) have pulled out a net Rs 4,615 crore from Indian markets in April so far.

Nifty has strong support at 14,200; correction a buying opportunity in IT, chemicals, pharma: Aamar Deo Singh of Angel Broking

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Nifty has strong support at 14,200; correction a buying opportunity in IT, chemicals, pharma: Aamar Deo Singh of Angel Broking

If the current coronavirus spread is not contained in coming weeks, it could affect the corporate sector and ultimately the markets, says Angel Broking's Head Advisory Aamar Deo Singh

Nifty Bank down 15% from its February peak; what is weighing on the sector?

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Nifty Bank down 15% from its February peak; what is weighing on the sector?

Experts see the coronavirus pandemic as the biggest reason behind the poor performance of banking stocks, especially the PSUs.

Taking Stock | Sensex, Nifty end flat, COVID-19 continues to weigh on sentiment

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Taking Stock | Sensex, Nifty end flat, COVID-19 continues to weigh on sentiment

Analysts believe the market will stabilise and witness gains when coronavirus cases begin to decline.

MFs bullish on IPOs, deployed Rs 1,600 crore in these 9 public offers in March

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MFs bullish on IPOs, deployed Rs 1,600 crore in these 9 public offers in March

The primary market saw a strong flow of IPOs in FY21, with companies raising more than Rs 31,000 crore through public offering and the trend is expected to continue in FY22 as well.

Market is fretting about new wave of COVID-19, this sell-off should not worry you: Experts

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Market is fretting about new wave of COVID-19, this sell-off should not worry you: Experts

The sharp sell-off indicates investors are nervous that the hopes of a strong economic rebound and healthy corporate earnings will be dashed if the pandemic is not brought under control soon.

Sensex, Nifty crack over 3%; 5 factors that are spooking investors

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Sensex, Nifty crack over 3%; 5 factors that are spooking investors

The widespread selloff in the market was observed from the word go as investors remained worried about the economic fallout of the fresh surge in coronavirus cases.

Q4FY21 earnings | Can COVID-19 puncture the hopes of a strong quarter?

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Q4FY21 earnings | Can COVID-19 puncture the hopes of a strong quarter?

The daily cases in the second wave have already surpassed the peak of the first wave, forcing many state governments to introduce fresh restrictions.

Gold price today: Yellow metal trades higher, support at Rs 46,400-46,180

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Gold price today: Yellow metal trades higher, support at Rs 46,400-46,180

Gold and silver suffered losses on April 9 in global markets amid better-than-expected economic data from the United States.

Realty, insurance, oil & gas see biggest FPI inflow in March; will it sustain?

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Realty, insurance, oil & gas see biggest FPI inflow in March; will it sustain?

The oil and gas sector received $460 million and for the last five months FPIs have pumped in $1.9 billion and now hold 11.2 percent weight in the sector, Edelweiss said.

Hold it, wait for bigger correction to buy quality stocks, say experts

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Hold it, wait for bigger correction to buy quality stocks, say experts

Experts expect the markets to remain volatile in the short term as investors assess the impact of restrictions imposed by state governments to curb the spread of coronavirus.

RBI ticks all boxes; D-Street cheers MPC outcome as Sensex jumps 460 points

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RBI ticks all boxes; D-Street cheers MPC outcome as Sensex jumps 460 points

The RBI MPC voted to maintain the repo rate at 4 percent, reverse repo rate at 3.35 percent and governor Das said the accommodative policy stance will continue.

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