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What Is Book Value Per Share – How Essential Is it?

by Richa Sharma • May 31, 2019

Savvy investors in stock markets are always on the lookout for stocks that are not fully valued or, still better, are grossly undervalued. An important measure to gauge the value of stocks is the book value per share. In this blog, I will explain to you everything related to the book value per share. Definition Book […]


10 Stocks Which Have Experienced a 52 Week High: Should an Investor Consider Investing in Them?

by Richa Sharma • May 31, 2019

After General Election 2019, there is no stopping for the Indian stock market. On 30th May 2019, Sensex zoomed 330 points to reach a level of 39,832, while Nifty zoomed 85 points to reach a level of 11,946. Many stocks are trading at a 52-week high level. In general, stocks trading at 52-week high level works […]


9 Agricultural Sector Stocks That Can Do Wonders to Your Portfolio

by Richa Sharma • May 27, 2019

In India, agriculture is the primary source of livelihood for about 58% of its population. In an interim budget in January 2019, the government of India made clear that farmers are at the top of its agenda. The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) aims to invest 25 trillion rupees in rural development of India and offer […]


Time Value Of Money Can Affect Your Stock Market Journey. Here’s How

by Sandhya Krishnan • May 24, 2019

One might have heard of ‘time is money’. This is true. Money lost can be earned, however, time lost cannot be undone. However, this article is not about the value of time, it’s about the time value of money! Time value of money is a basic concept in finance. It emphasizes that money presently available […]


10 IT Sector Stocks You Can Bet On in 2019

by Richa Sharma • May 23, 2019

India’s strong domestic consumption and investment will continue to support the growth of its economy, which is projected at 7.0% in FY 2019-20 and 7.1% in FY 2020-21 Among the sectors contributing to this robust growth story of the Indian Economy, the Information Technology (IT) sector remains a major one. In this article, we will […]


Operating Profit Margin: Significance, Computation, Advantages and More

by Niraj • May 22, 2019

Operating Profit Margin is a profitability and performance ratio, which is the percentage of profit a company produces from its operations. What Does it Signify? The operating margin shows how much profit a business makes for each rupee of sale after paying for the variable cost of production such as wages, and raw materials. The operating […]

8 Consumption Stocks That are Likely to Perform Well in 2019

by Niraj • May 22, 2019

Off late, Indian consumers are spending less on everything – right from toothpaste to cars. The last six months have seen weak demand and lower sales in crucial sectors such as fast moving consumer goods, and automobile industries. Research from the country’s largest lender, State Bank of India, shows that of the 384 companies studied, […]


Detailed Guide to Options Trading: Meaning, Types and Strategies

by Niraj • May 20, 2019

An option is a contract that is written by a seller that conveys to the buyer the right — but not an obligation to buy (for a call option) or to sell (for a put option) a particular asset, at a specific price (strike price/exercise price) in future. In return of granting the option, the […]


Enterprise Value: Definition, Formula, Examples and More

by Sandhya Krishnan • May 17, 2019

Enterprise value (EV) is a very important concept in corporate valuation and upon which many M&A deals are based. In simple terms, Enterprise Value is the outlay or cost of buying the entire (100%) company by a potential investor. Thus, apart from the equity shareholders, the other types of shareholding i.e. preference and minority shareholders […]


The Concept of Dividend Yield in Stocks

by Richa Sharma • May 16, 2019

In the stock market, not all the tools of fundamental analysis work for every investor on every stock. If you are looking for stocks for intraday trading, you might look into volatility and beta associated with the stocks. Similarly, if you are looking for dividend income, a couple of parameters are specific to you. One of […]


9 Best Small Cap Stocks You Can Consider Investing In – 2019

by Niraj • May 15, 2019

Small cap stocks are preferred by various investors as they are known to give excellent returns. These stocks invest in companies that have a market capitalization of 250-500. Although these stocks are highly volatile in nature, they are preferred vastly by most investors. Let’s have a look at some of the best small-cap funds you […]


Equity Shares: Definition,Advantages, Disadvantages and More

by Richa Sharma • May 9, 2019

In the financial world, the word equity share is most common. We call it stock, ordinary share, or simply just shares. You might have the basic idea of what an equity share is as the definition is in the word itself. But did you know that in reality, every shareholder is a part owner of […]


Algorithmic Trading in Stock Market: Benefits, Risk, Strategies

by Niraj • May 6, 2019

An algorithm is a detailed procedure to accomplish a task. Algorithmic trading (also known as automated trading, black-box trading, or algo-trading) uses a computer program that follows a defined set of instructions (also known as an algorithm) to place a trade. Thus, algorithmic trading is the process of using a computer program to follow a […]

Check Out the 10 Best Performing Stocks in 15 Years

by Richa Sharma • May 2, 2019

There are many stocks in the Indian market that have generated excess returns compared to their benchmark indices. But only the most consistent stock will have the ability to generate wealth over the long term. I have identified few stocks that have outperformed the benchmark BSE Sensex for most of its trading days, over the […]


What Is Fair Value in Stocks? Definition, Advantages and Examples

by Niraj • April 30, 2019

We often hear the term, ‘stock is overvalued or undervalued’. What does this indicate? It merely indicates that an investor puts a value to stock and compares it with the current price. For example, if a stock is trading at Rs. 80 and I as an investor feel that real value for the stock is […]

The Best Stocks to Invest Under Rs. 20 (2019)

by Richa Sharma • April 30, 2019

As the Indian stock market has recovered from the recent loss and Sensex and Nifty reached a new peak in this election year, investors might be interested in looking out for opportunities to invest in stocks. Theoretically, in this volatile time, the best approach is to identify the best low price shares to buy right […]

10 Best Mid-Cap Stocks You Can Consider Investing for Long Term

by Richa Sharma • April 29, 2019

Since January 2018, mid-cap stocks, experienced heightened volatility due to the imposition of long term capital gain (LTCG) tax, rising crude oil prices, weakening rupee against the dollar, and re-categorization of mutual funds. The one-year rolling returns differential between BSE Midcap Index and Sensex has touched an all-time low of -18.01%. But now, most financial analysts and […]


Intrinsic Value of Stocks: Everything an Investor Should Know

by Niraj • April 27, 2019

Intrinsic value is the anticipated or calculated value of a company, stock, currency or product determined through fundamental analysis. It includes tangible and intangible factors. Intrinsic value is also called the real value and may or may not be the same as the current market value. It is also referred to as the price a […]


Learn About Margin of Safety: Rule No.1 of Stock Market Investing!

by Sandhya Krishnan • April 25, 2019

Can you get a loan despite a bad CIBIL score‘Because investing is as much an art as a science, investors need a margin of safety. A margin of safety is achieved when securities are purchased at prices sufficiently below underlying value to allow for human error, bad luck, or extreme volatility in a complex, unpredictable, […]


10 Most Expensive Stocks in the World – 2019

by Richa Sharma • April 24, 2019

A savvy stock market investor always looks for a stock price as one of the true measures of success for the company. But have you ever wondered, which company has the most expensive stock price in the world? In this article, we will look at the top 10 most expensive stocks being traded around the […]