What is Behind the Sobha Share Price Rally?

by Bavadharini KS • October 7, 2021

Sobha share price has been inching up in the past week up to October 8, 2021, gaining nearly 10%. On Thursday alone, the share rose little over 15% on the back of good sales growth (volume and value) recorded by the company during the September quarter of FY22 (Q2FY22). And in the past month, Sobha‘s […]

How Stock Market Affects Economy

by Revati Krishna • October 5, 2021

The Indian economy is the third-largest in purchasing power parity, which will continue to grow in the foreseeable future. That said, the country’s booming economy is likely to experience several ups and downs, including movements in its stock market, which can significantly impact its growth. For instance, from 1994-2005, the stock market in India underwent […]

List of Companies Issuing Bonus Shares/Stock Split in October 2021

by Revati Krishna • October 2, 2021

Listed companies take various actions depending on the requirements or consensus of their shareholders or to achieve some other objectives.  Corporate actions, for example, are initiatives taken up by a corporate entity that brings in a change to its stock. A few such actions include going for a bonus issue, announcing a stock split, and […]

What are the Most Common Instruments Traded in the Capital Market?

by Bavadharini KS • September 30, 2021

The capital market is a key segment of the financial market, serving as a channel for the transfer of funds from one entity to another. Capital market can be divided into two – a primary market, where companies issue stocks for the first time, and a secondary market that trades old or existing securities. These […]

PVR and Inox Shares Rally with Theatres Likely to Open Across States

by Revati Krishna • September 27, 2021

The share price of PVR and Inox had been on a roll gaining 20% on an average (since July this year) with many states slowly re-opening their economy. However, the news of Maharastra opening up theatres from October 22, 2021, shot up the share price of the companies on September 27. Now with steady vaccine […]

Why is the Real Estate Sector Bullish?

by Revati Krishna • September 24, 2021

The real estate sector in India was already in a slump when the pandemic hit the subcontinent and made matters worse for the sector.  The industry has however overturned its fortunes from being a dark horse at the stock market to scaling 11-year highs this month. Positive investor sentiment, festive demand, Government sops, and steadily […]

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How Do Rupee Appreciation And Depreciation Impact the Stock Market?

by Revati Krishna • September 24, 2021

Have you come across reports telling how the value of the Rupee is depreciating against the dollar? Did you think this spelled doom for the Indian stock market just because of how the word ‘depreciation’ feels? You might want to think again. Yes, any currency depreciation leads to a reduced value of the currency, but […]

What is Private Equity Market – A Primer

by Bavadharini KS • September 23, 2021

In a big boost to the startup industry, India added over two dozen Unicorns in the first eight months of this year, according to Hurun India Future Unicorn 2021 report. A ‘unicorn’ in the business sense is a small company that is valued at over $1 billion and enters an elite group of similar companies […]

All You Need to Know About Taper Tantrum

by Revati Krishna • September 20, 2021

The 10 – year U.S bond yields have scaled record highs recently. While this has many investors over the moon, it has led to a resurgence of a situation termed Taper Tantrum.  While the development is in the U.S, its effects are expected to be felt across world economies. The global economy cushioned the shock […]

How Do US Fed Rates Impact the Indian Stock Market?

by Revati Krishna • September 14, 2021

The Indian stock market and its obsession with the US Fed is a prolonged saga. Every time the US Federal Reserve meets to announce their domestic macroeconomic data, and interest rates, the Indian market and market participants keenly scrutinize the proceedings amidst a lot of volatility.  A rise or decline or a few base points […]

Quarterly Analysis of Metals Sector – Q1

by Revati Krishna • September 13, 2021

Metals industry comprising iron, steel, aluminium and more form the core components of products in various industries like construction, automobiles, infrastructure, etc.   As such, India is the second-largest producer of steel, a position which was previously occupied by Japan.  Here are some statistics showing the market size of the metal industry in India – In […]

SEBI to offer T+1 settlement cycle from 2022 to exchanges

by Revati Krishna • September 7, 2021

In a circular dated September 7, 2021, the Securities and Exchange Board of India (SEBI) has provided the stock exchanges (NSE and BSE) the flexibility to offer T+1 or T+2 settlement cycles for the delivery of stocks. This is expected to be enforced from January 2022 onwards. This will not impact intraday traders. Read on […]

Quarterly Analysis of Pharma Sector

by Revati Krishna • September 2, 2021

The pharma space being a notable contributor in the rampant resurgence of the Indian economy post covid must receive its due credits. According to the Indian Economic Survey 2021, the country as the 3rd largest producer of pharmaceutical products is expected to be a $130 billion industry by 2030. That’s a 300% upside from where […]

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How to Apply for Rights Issue

by Revati Krishna • August 30, 2021

Rights issue is when the company gives rights to its existing shareholders to purchase new shares of the company based on their previous or existing holding at a discounted price. It is not mandatory for the shareholder to apply for the rights issues. The company is giving them a choice to apply.  Why does a […]

How to Invest in Unlisted Companies?

by Revati Krishna • August 25, 2021

Listed shares on the stock market come with a safety net through constant monitoring and regulations by the Securities and Exchange Board of India (SEBI). Unlisted shares come with massive opportunities for growth and exposure but they do come with the risk of lesser regulations as well. If such high-growing opportunities pique your interest, this […]

Quarterly Analysis of IT Sector

by Revati Krishna • August 24, 2021

India’s technology space remains a continuously evolving market. The rise in the contribution of the IT sector to the development of the nation, measured by Gross Domestic Product (GDP), from 1.2% in 1998 to 8% in 2020 speaks for itself. In 2019-20, India commanded 55% of the aggregate $200-250 billion global services sourcing business, making […]

Possible Reasons Why Your Stock Market Orders Are Not Getting Executed

by Devyani Mishra • June 14, 2020

Greetings investors! Hope you are enjoying the stock investing experience on Groww.  A few investors have brought to our notice that their orders are not getting executed even when the stock price matches the order price. There are several queries around this and in this blog, we will try to explain the possible reasons behind […]

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Tax Loss Harvesting – Everything You Should Know

by Niraj • March 21, 2020

The markets are in a nosedive and many investors are concerned about the value of certain assets in their portfolio. What if I told you that there was a way to use these assets to increase the overall post-tax returns on your portfolio? Yes, you read that right! Tax Loss Harvesting is a way to […]

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5 Questions Asked During Stock Market Crash

by Devyani Mishra • March 20, 2020

The last few days have been challenging for investors. The BSE Sensex and NSE Nifty dipped more than 30% in the past one month amidst rising fear of Coronavirus Pandemic.  With Covid-19 reaching more than 150 countries, policymakers have announced various measures to encounter the pandemic. However, equity market investors are skeptical about those measures […]

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Yes Bank Rescue Plan: How Does it Affect You?

by Devyani Mishra • March 16, 2020

On Friday, March 13, 2020, the Union Cabinet approved the rescue plan for Yes Bank, backed by the State Bank of India – the Yes Bank Ltd Reconstruction Scheme 2020. According to this scheme, Yes bank will remain a private sector bank with the following probable shareholder structure: SBI might hold a stake of around […]