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Nifty scales all-time high: What could be the next target for the flagship index?

BUSINESS

Nifty scales all-time high: What could be the next target for the flagship index?

This new high comes at a time when other major stock markets in the world are nowhere close to their peak

Dharmaj Crop Guard IPO fairly priced with enough levers of growth: Analysts

IPO

Dharmaj Crop Guard IPO fairly priced with enough levers of growth: Analysts

The company aims to raise Rs 251.15 crore through the offer at the upper price band. The issue comprises a fresh issue of shares worth Rs 216 crore and a sale of 14.83 lakh shares by promoters.

Trader’s Edge: An educator’s strategy to generate additional income for working professionals

BUSINESS

Trader’s Edge: An educator’s strategy to generate additional income for working professionals

Delhi-based educator Rituraaj J focusses on deriving steady returns in minimal time while trying to avoid capital loss

Record High Today: Index may appear relatively cheap, but for how long?

BUSINESS

Record High Today: Index may appear relatively cheap, but for how long?

As the Western world is facing recession, some impact will also be on Indian companies. This may lead to plateauing of earnings growth or even a contraction. This along with any further rise in Sensex levels will eventually lead to the expansion of PE.

As stocks sprint, should surging valuations worry investors?

BUSINESS

As stocks sprint, should surging valuations worry investors?

India’s stock markets are the most expensive in Asia and emerging markets currently. Compared to the Asia-Pacific region, it trades at an elevated PE premium of about 80 percent.

Keystone's modest debut: Does Street find value here?

BUSINESS

Keystone's modest debut: Does Street find value here?

As in the case of Macrotech Developers or Lodha Group, a subdued debut on the bourses by Rustomjee brand owner Keystone Realtors may belie longer-term outperformance, say analysts.

Sell, sell and go away: Analysts on Inox Green Energy as stock slides on debut

BUSINESS

Sell, sell and go away: Analysts on Inox Green Energy as stock slides on debut

The initial public offering (IPO) had seen a muted response from investors despite positive trends in the broader market, with the overall offer being subscribed 1.55 times.

Paytm crashes to record low as Macquarie sees threats from Jio Finance

BUSINESS

Paytm crashes to record low as Macquarie sees threats from Jio Finance

Apart from Macquarie's commentary, heavy supply of shares from institutional investors are also a drag

Kaynes Tech slips in trade after big bang listing. Experts see long-term prospect

BUSINESS

Kaynes Tech slips in trade after big bang listing. Experts see long-term prospect

The company has a diversified portfolio as well as business model having applications across automotive, industrials, aerospace and defence, medical devices, railways and internet of things (IoT).

Archean Chemical debuts with double-digit premium. Should you buy, sell or hold the stock?

BUSINESS

Archean Chemical debuts with double-digit premium. Should you buy, sell or hold the stock?

Archean Chemical Industries is one the leading specialty marine chemical manufacturers in India and the largest exporter of bromine and industrial salt.

Zomato sees a series of resignations. How worried should investors be?

BUSINESS

Zomato sees a series of resignations. How worried should investors be?

Mohit Gupta’s exit follows that of Rahul Ganjoo, Head of New Initiatives, and Siddharth Jhawar, Head of Intercity Legends. In August, Nitin Savara, Deputy CFO, resigned to start something new.

Paytm block sales: Despite post lock-in selling pressure, analysts positive on stock

BUSINESS

Paytm block sales: Despite post lock-in selling pressure, analysts positive on stock

The selling comes on the heels of similar offloading in shares of other new-age tech companies such as Nykaa and Zomato in recent weeks. The share prices of these companies have also been under pressure

Fusion Micro Finance disappoints on debut: Should you buy on dips?

BUSINESS

Fusion Micro Finance disappoints on debut: Should you buy on dips?

Due to its business model, risks can also be relatively higher for the company in times of higher inflation when poor are hit the hardest, say analysts

New-age tech companies divert their focus from growth to profitability

BUSINESS

New-age tech companies divert their focus from growth to profitability

The new-age companies, after having spent some time under greater public scrutiny on listing, there's a clear shift in attitude. From the steps taken to management commentary and operating performance views - one thing looks clear that becoming profitable is at a top priority

The biggest losers of Nykaa bonus issue are IPO retail investors

MARKETS

The biggest losers of Nykaa bonus issue are IPO retail investors

The decision taken by the Nykaa board hurts retail investors the most. Fund managers and analysts are questioning the intent behind and the timing of the bonus issue.

DCX Systems makes a stellar debut: Should you buy, sell or hold the stock?

BUSINESS

DCX Systems makes a stellar debut: Should you buy, sell or hold the stock?

The Rs 500 crore public issue had received stellar response from investors and was subscribed nearly 70 times, led by institutional and retail buyers. The huge demand was also a driver for gains on the listing day.

The biggest positive in Zomato Q2 is not in numbers, but in attitude

BUSINESS

The biggest positive in Zomato Q2 is not in numbers, but in attitude

Zomato reported improvement in financial performance on almost all fronts but the most remarkable part was how the company presented its numbers and what it said about its future plan, which can be a game changer.

Inox Green Energy IPO opens today. Should you subscribe to the issue?

BUSINESS

Inox Green Energy IPO opens today. Should you subscribe to the issue?

Inox Green is engaged in providing long-term O&M services for wind farm projects, specifically O&M services for wind turbine generators (WTGs).

MC Explains | What is the FTX-Binance fiasco that's hammering Bitcoin?

BUSINESS

MC Explains | What is the FTX-Binance fiasco that's hammering Bitcoin?

The emergence of crisis after crisis in the cryptocurrency ecosystem has also led to a demand for increased crypto regulation

Nykaa trades flat as bonus issue saves selling pressure after lock-in expiry

STOCKS

Nykaa trades flat as bonus issue saves selling pressure after lock-in expiry

The company set the date when shares adjusted for bonus on the same day many were expecting heavy sell-off due to lock in expiry. This can be said to be a masterstroke as optics of lower share prices will likely take off some selling pressure due to shares dumped by larger investors.

Empty coffers, fleeing users: Everything gets bad to worse for Vodafone Idea

BUSINESS

Empty coffers, fleeing users: Everything gets bad to worse for Vodafone Idea

The company said it lost 60 lakh subscribers during the quarter, almost double of 34 lakh it lost in the previous quarter. Its customer base now stands at 23.44 crore, which is nearly half of that of Reliance Jio

SBI shares zoom on 74% surge in Q2 net profit; analysts raise targets, estimates

BUSINESS

SBI shares zoom on 74% surge in Q2 net profit; analysts raise targets, estimates

The credit growth during the quarter was remarkable, beating even some of the top private banks. The largest lender of the country said the loan growth of over 20 percent year-on-year lifted core interest income and also operating profit growth.

Bikaji Foods: Will this ‘namkeen’ IPO leave a sour taste in your mouth?

BUSINESS

Bikaji Foods: Will this ‘namkeen’ IPO leave a sour taste in your mouth?

Bikaji Foods has been running a TV commercial featuring megastar Amitabh Bachchan with the tagline: Amitji loves Bikaji. But, do analysts also love Bikaji Foods as much? The answer is not very enthusiastic.

Nykaa Q2: Slow growth in fashion vertical blots otherwise exceptional performance; analysts upbeat

BUSINESS

Nykaa Q2: Slow growth in fashion vertical blots otherwise exceptional performance; analysts upbeat

The company’s Q2 numbers were better than analyst estimates on gross merchandise value, revenues and Ebitda, led mainly by the beauty and personal care segment