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Trade Setup for Friday: Top 15 things to know before Opening Bell

After a positive start, the Nifty50 traded in a range of 70 points throughout the session and closed mildly lower Thursday, forming a bearish candle on the daily charts. The index remained below its p...


Monsoon Session LIVE: AIADMK, BJP MP Shatrughan Sinha to vote against no-confidence motion

Congress president Rahul Gandhi is likely to address Parliament tomorrow during the debate on the no-confidence motion, News18 has reported. The Fugitive Economic Offenders Bill, 2018 (to replace the ...

FY18 annual report analyses: Brokers expect these 11 stocks to give 14-100% return


Indian markets, represented by the Sensex and Nifty, have scaled fresh record highs even as the broader market, comprising of mid and small caps, are witnessing a correction. The mid and small cap ind...


3 positional plays that could return 10-18% in 6 months


The Nifty formed a strong bull candle supported by higher highs and higher lows on the weekly scale. It registered a resolute breakout above the upper band (10,930) of the last eight weeks’ consolidat...


What changed for the market while you were sleeping? Top 15 things to know


The 30-share BSE hit a fresh record high of 36,747.87 before closing 146.52 points lower at 36,373.44 while the Nifty Midcap index lost a percent. The Nifty after opening at 11,060.20 moved close to l...

Wednesday, Jul 18


FIFA World Cup 2018 in numbers: Premier League players make their presence felt in Russia

Firstpost / Sports

England didn't bring the trophy home as Gareth Southgate's men couldn’t emulate the title-winning success of the 1966 squad in Russia, yet the Three Lions left Russia as winners, at least in terms of ...


Trade Setup for Thursday: Top 15 things to know before Opening Bell

The Nifty opened strong and stayed on a firm footing in early trade Wednesday, but wiped out all gains later to close below the psychological 11,000-mark. The index formed a bearish candle on the dail...


Greater Noida building collapse: Shahberi village ghosts are back to haunt local bodies

After the Supreme Court cancelled the land acquisition of this village in 2011, many real estate projects had to be cancelled and moved to a different location A six-storey under-construction building ...


Insurance regulator moving fast on life insurance product regulation overhaul

The life insurance industry will soon have a new set of product regulations. Insurance Regulatory and Development Authority of India (IRDAI) has set up a working group for this purpose. IRDAI had cons...


Should you stay with these 10 winners that rose 15-100% in Sept qtr in last 3 years?


The Sensex rose nearly 7 percent in the June quarter, but it is unlikely to return as much in the quarter ending September. Majority of the action was seen in largecaps while small- and midcap stocks ...

Tuesday, Jul 17


Trade Setup for Wednesday: Top 15 things to know before Opening Bell

The Nifty50 recouped some of its previous day's losses to close the session above psychological 11,000-mark on Tuesday, forming strong bullish candle on the daily charts. The rally was backed by oil & ...


Iran lodges complaint against US over renewed sanctions

The complaint came in response to Washington's decision in May to abandon the 2015 nuclear deal and reimpose sanctions on Iran. Iran has lodged a complaint with the International Court of Justice agai...


Section 377 SC hearing Day 4: Concept of consent absent in current law but any change should be left to Parliament, apex court told

Firstpost / India

The Supreme Court of India on Tuesday held hearing on Section 377 for the fourth and final day. Representing two Christian organisations, Advocate Manoj George, while taking the court through the deta...

TCNS Clothing IPO to open on July 18; 10 key things you should know before investing


TCNS Clothing intends to raise Rs 1,121.98 crore at lower end of price band and Rs 1,125.13 crore at higher end of price band. The fifth initial public offering of FY19 - TCNS Clothing is set to open ...

Pak judge who had convicted Sharif, recuses from hearing 2 other graft cases

Justice Muhammad Bashir of the Islamabad Accountability Court, in a letter addressed to Islamabad High Court (IHC) Chief Justice Anwar Khan Kasi, said that the Al-Azizia steel mills and the Flagship c...

India struggles to stay cool amidst global warming: Report

The report also said that policymakers should immediately measure gaps in access to cooling in their respective countries, as an evidence base for more proactive and integrated policy-making. India is ...


DCB Bank Q1 review: Muted earnings a short term blip, Buy for the long term


DCB Bank, a small-sized private sector bank, delivered sub-par earnings in the first quarter of FY19. Significant margin contraction and elevated operating expenses undermined its performance. The ret...


Telecom firms 'mere custodians' of people's data with no rights over it: TRAI


Consumers' consent is a must for obtaining data, who should also be given the 'Right to be Forgotten.'


7 stocks that brokerages initiated coverage on in July can return up to 40%

July has been outstanding for the market as the Sensex hit a fresh record high of 36,740.07 and the Nifty reclaimed the psychological 11,000-mark for the first time since February 1. Hopes of a recove...

What changed for the market while you were sleeping? Top 12 things to know

After a flat market opening, bears took charge of Dalal Street in the morning trade and tightened their grip as the day progressed Monday. The Nifty50 broke psychological 11,000-mark and closed near d...

Monday, Jul 16


India, Iran discuss possible impact of US sanctions on bilateral oil trade

The US has told India and other countries to cut oil imports from the Gulf nation to "zero" by November 4 or face sanctions. India is yet to take a call on complying with the US sanctions on Iran. Ind...


Jaiprakash Assoc to SC: Will deposit Rs 600 cr if allowed to dispose of cement plant


Embattled company Jaiprakash Associates on Monday informed the Supreme Court that it would deposit Rs 600 crore in seven installments in the court registry to refund homebuyers. The condition though i...


AIADMK hopes to create a splash with news channels named after Jayalalithaa, but OPS nowhere on radar

Firstpost / World

Last week, Hari Prabhakaran, an associate of O Panneerselvam who was sacked in May from the AIADMK for posting a derogatory tweet about journalists, gave vent to his angst over what was happening to his leader. He tweeted about how OPS had…


People, not industries, are more important: SC on pollution by pet coke

The top court, which was hearing matters arising out of a 1985 PIL filed by environmentalist M C Mehta on the issue of air pollution in the Delhi-NCR, asked whether the government had allowed pet coke ...


Trade Setup for Tuesday: Top 15 things to know before Opening Bell

After a flat market opening, bears took charge of Dalal Street in the morning trade and tightened their grip as the day progressed Monday. The Nifty50 broke psychological 11,000-mark and closed near d...


Digital lending penetrates deep into SME sector, where banks dare not go

Indian SMEs continue to play a vital role in India's economic development. According to MasterCard's Micro Merchant Market Sizing and Profiling Report released in association with the Confederation of ...


'Is Karnataka a Preview of what Congress and the Federal Front promise for the future?', asks Arun Jaitley in his blog post

Firstpost / India

In light of the Karnataka chief minister HD Kumaraswamy's very public breakdown on becoming the "victim" of a "poisonous coalition" government with Congress, BJP leader Arun Jaitley in his Facebook bl...


Podcast | Deep dive: 5G technology in India


The countries most ready to adopt 5G are, of course, the major industralised economies like Japan, the US, Taiwan, South Korea, Sweden, and, you better believe it, China and Turkey. 5G, the next big m...


Ideas for profit: Slow but steady growth is what's reassuring about Infosys' Q1 show

Stability in senior leadership, well chalked out execution strategy, better demand environment, generous payout and opportunities from a weaker rupee-dollar protects downside for the stock Infosys had ...


Market Live: Sensex trades lower, Nifty below 11K; Infosys hits record high


Infosys stock recovers: Infosys after opening lower recovered sharply in morning trade itself, rallying nearly 5.7 percent to hit a fresh record high of Rs 1,384.40 on Monday after the company announc...