Look for the traps while signing up with a stockbroker

Posted By : Team SMI

When I was passing through the maze of racks filled with jams, biscuits, noodles and the likes in a super market pushing a heavily pregnant looking trolley that was brimming with items, I happen to see nicely piled heap of one litre tetra-pack orange juice, about 100 of them. There was a boldly written marketing message displayed on a placard that read – Buy one Get

Start Investing, Learning will happen

Posted By : Team SMI

Are there any books that teach you how to swim? Are there any books that teach you how to use a smartphone? Should there be a book that teaches you how to buy/sell stocks in the stock market? This question is very frivolous. What’s there to teach about buying / selling stocks? Who taught your parents or grandparents to invest in gold/silver, real estate/properties and the

ARE YOU SURE IF YOU ARE A TRADER OR AN INVESTOR?

Posted By : Team SMI

It is important to know what you are up to in the stock markets. You know what’s the biggest problem in the stock market……..? Not knowing if you should trade or invest. Let’s make it simple…. Are you a speculator with a short term view on the stock or do you have a long term view? As an illustrative example: The current price of ITC is

Jio launch and it’s post effects.

Posted By : Team SMI

When Mukesh Ambani launched Reliance Jio Infocomm Ltd at 42nd annual general meeting on September 5th   . Under free welcome offer, user gets to access internet, voice and all Jio offers for free even  Ambani termed it as the largest introductory offer anywhere in the world. Indian telecom sector entered into new era. But during all these events BSE Telecom Index was down by 2.6% .

Is Samsung on verge of becoming next Nokia?

Posted By : Kishore B.S

Years ago when Nokia was the big name in Mobile Phones Industry, Samsung from nowhere grew to became a monster and leader in smart phones business, and did become the market leader since then, their famous models include Samsung Galaxy 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6 & 7 & Samsung Galaxy Note 1, 2, 3, 4, 5 & 7 which has been the premium phones under

Bajaj Auto thriving hard to keep up in the premium slot

Posted By : Kishore B.S

Baja Auto, which is been in numero uno slot in prmium sector is seeing competition getting intensified with loads of new entrants in this space with more better looking and performing bikes. To keep upto the growing markets they have lined up slew of launches happening during the festive season and early 2016. Honda, Royal Enfield and other bike makers like Mahindra are slowly coming into

Who Made more money..? You or Ka Ka?

Posted By : Kishore B.S

Bollywood actor Rajesh Khanna fondly called as Ka Ka, bought a bungalow in iconic Carter Road in Mumbai for just Rs.3.5 lakhs in 1970's. His heirs sold it recently for whooping Rs.85 crores. The property has multiplied by 2428 times or say has given an annualized return of 19.38% over 44 years. Samudhra Mahal in Mumbai is another expensive property. A flat purchased in 1970 at

Market Outlook

Posted By : Kishore B.S

Weekly Technical Report. HIGHLIGHTS  NIFTY closed 2.4% HIGHER on the third week of May broke out above 8310 forming bullish inverse H & Pattern  This week NIFTY saw steady up move on the verge of short covering in selective stocks in Pharma, Banks and IT  US markets in a strong uptrend and Asian markets outperformed Indian markets over the week  Foreign Institutional

Weekly Technical Outlook for Week 18 – 23 MAY 2015

Posted By : Kishore B.S

HIGHLIGHTS > NIFTY closed 0.9%HIGHER for the week although wild intraday swings with added volatility and choppiness > The deflationary environment continues with persistently declining negative WPI inflation (more than -2%) based on last week data released > Bank NIFTY recovered from 17600 odd levels after hope of rate cut from RBI due to declining inflation > FIIs still pulled out some money from Indian markets

Weekly Technical Outlook for Week 11 – 16th May 2015.

Posted By : Kishore B.S

Weekly Technical Report HIGHLIGHTS > NIFTY closed 0.1% HIGHER on the first week of May forming Doji on weekly charts after a persisted weakness making low below 8000 (7997) in a complex triple three correction just two points away from proportional target of 7994.80 > The week was a bumpy ride seeing big moves on either side of the indices after weak start ending strong with