Feb 09, 2021 05:08 PM IST
Short sellers, including hedge funds such as Plotkin’s Melvin Capital, had wagered that GameStop shares would fall while its mall-heavy business shrank further
- Feb 01, 2021 10:59 AM IST
Small traders, who — on social media sites such as Reddit — have painted short sellers as members of an elite stacking the odds against the individual investor
- Jan 29, 2021 06:51 PM IST
Depending on where you stand, the GameStop saga is either a cautionary story about a bunch of reckless nerds destabilizing the stock market or a David-and-Goliath morality tale about a fearless band of retail investors
- Jan 29, 2021 01:22 PM IST
What exactly happened to GameStop’s stock? In a word – Reddit.
- Jan 29, 2021 11:28 AM IST
While everyone is celebrating retail traders winning over a large hedge fund, it rarely ever plays out this way. Mostly, retail ends up losing money when there is excessive speculation, says Kamath.
- Jul 13, 2020 09:12 AM IST
Yes Bank may not have participated in the rally in the banking space since March, but it has not fallen either. Everyone who wanted to exit from the bank has done so
- Mar 23, 2020 09:02 AM IST
The measures announced by SEBI would lead to winding up of speculative position but not impact those who plan to hedge their cash holdings
- Mar 23, 2020 08:42 AM IST
Effectively about 10-12% of the F&O stocks would be impacted. For most other stocks, even if MWPL are restricted, open interest is far lower to have any meaningful impact.
- Mar 21, 2020 11:31 AM IST
On the higher side, 9,000 is the key resistance that can keep the bounce in check. There could be a possible consolidation in the next week, which can unfold in the wide range of 8,000-9,000.
- Mar 18, 2020 09:23 AM IST
The shorts could be on account of creating a hedge position before selling huge quantities
- Dec 13, 2019 11:46 AM IST
SLB mechanism, introduced about a decade ago, had permitted FPIs to sell borrowed shares.
- Jun 02, 2016 03:32 PM IST
Leading bourse National Stock Exchange will levy a fee on transactions executed in
securities lending and borrowing (SLB) scheme from July
- Nov 24, 2015 09:39 PM IST
Gaurav Bissa of LKP Securities says that Nifty is expected to stay range-bound within 7800-7820 level in coming few days.
- Aug 26, 2015 05:37 PM IST
The brutal selloff that the market has witnessed since June has not been without the Chinese government's efforts to prop it back up
- Jul 08, 2015 08:58 AM IST
It is the most extreme bubble the market has seen in the last 20-30 years since there was no fundamental basis for this massive rally given the weak state of the Chinese economy, says Ruchir Sharma, head of emerging markets and global macro, Morgan Stanley Investment Management
- Jan 29, 2015 01:42 PM IST
The government has also asked Sebi to tighten surveillance in CIL shares.
- Jul 06, 2013 12:08 PM IST
The positive trend in the market may continue through the next week, believes Sudarshan Sukhani of s2analytics.com. He told CNBC-TV18 that the banking stocks are expected to do better than the last week.
- Jun 10, 2013 11:26 AM IST
Hemant Thukral of Aditya Birla Money told CNBC-TV18 that he expected a pullback in the market at 5,930-5,940 before testing at 5,800-5,850 levels.
- Dec 16, 2011 01:04 PM IST
Maybe promoters have a point when they claim that their stocks are being targeted. At the same time, they cannot deny that some of their own actions have helped create conditions now making them vulnerable to bear attacks.