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Why Sitharaman's stimulus package has left stock market unimpressed

14 May 2020

Why Sitharaman's stimulus package has left stock market unimpressed

Domestic stocks plunged on Thursday as the government's stimulus package to revive the economy left investors unimpressed.

Stocks plummet as markets reopen in China amid coronavirus outbreak

03 Feb 2020

Stocks plummet as markets reopen in China amid coronavirus outbreak

Stocks in China plummeted as trading resumed on Monday amid a worsening outbreak of the 2019 Novel Coronavirus (2019-nCoV).

US House approves process to impeach Donald Trump

01 Nov 2019

US House approves process to impeach Donald Trump

The US House of Representatives on Thursday voted to approve the process of President Donald Trump's impeachment.

#FinancialBytes: Five useful mobile apps for first-time stock investors

24 Jul 2019

#FinancialBytes: Five useful mobile apps for first-time stock investors

Everyone wants to invest their hard-earned money and grow it smartly. While there are several good investment options today, stock investments remain a popular option to earn higher returns.

Soon, Paytm will let you invest in shares: Here's how

02 Apr 2019

Soon, Paytm will let you invest in shares: Here's how

India's leading payments giant Paytm is gearing up to bring its next offering on the table - Stock Broking.

Sensex jumps over 100 points ahead of Budget 2019

01 Feb 2019

Sensex jumps over 100 points ahead of Budget 2019

The Bombay Stock Exchange (BSE) benchmark Sensex today jumped over 100 points ahead of the Budget presentation by acting Finance Minister Piyush Goyal amid heavy buying by foreign portfolio investors.

#FinancialBytes: 6 YouTube Channels to become a stock market trader

01 Jan 2019

#FinancialBytes: 6 YouTube Channels to become a stock market trader

The stock market is a popular investment avenue to build wealth over time. But stock market trading is a tricky game that requires solid knowledge of how things work.

US Federal Reserve raises lending rate; signals slower pace ahead

20 Dec 2018

US Federal Reserve raises lending rate; signals slower pace ahead

The US central bank raised the benchmark borrowing rate yesterday, but gave the clearest sign to date that it will go slow on additional increases as it watches the economy.

Sensex rises over 200 points, Nifty reclaims 10,800 mark

13 Dec 2018

Sensex rises over 200 points, Nifty reclaims 10,800 mark

The equity benchmark BSE Sensex today rose 263.70 points, or 0.74%, to 36,042.77 in early trade, a day after Shaktikanta Das took charge as the new Governor of RBI and promised to take all stakeholders along on key policy issues to maintain growth while keeping inflation under check.

#FinancialBytes: 5 investment classes with most risk (and high return)

25 Nov 2018

#FinancialBytes: 5 investment classes with most risk (and high return)

When it comes to investment, people have so many options today that some may even find it a little confusing to choose one.

After Ashok Chawla resigns, Yes Bank shares fall 7%

16 Nov 2018

After Ashok Chawla resigns, Yes Bank shares fall 7%

Extending its loss for the second consecutive day, shares of Yes Bank dropped 7% today on bourses after its non-executive chairman, Ashok Chawla, stepped down with immediate effect.

#MarketCrash: Investors lose Rs. 4 lakh crore in 5 minutes

11 Oct 2018

#MarketCrash: Investors lose Rs. 4 lakh crore in 5 minutes

On Thursday, a sharp plunge in domestic stocks wiped off a colossal Rs 4 lakh crore in investor wealth within a few minutes.

Elon Musk smokes weed on live-show, Tesla's shares plunge

08 Sep 2018

Elon Musk smokes weed on live-show, Tesla's shares plunge

Tesla founder Elon Musk smoked marijuana, drank whiskey and wielded a sword, all on a live-show with comedian Joe Rogan, following which shares of the electric car company plummeted by 6%, on a single trading day, on Friday.

Rupee plunges to a new low of 72.12 against USD

06 Sep 2018

Rupee plunges to a new low of 72.12 against USD

The Indian rupee crashed below the 72-level against the US dollar for the first time ever on persistent global headwinds and concerns on the macroeconomic front.

Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella sells $35mn-worth shares in biggest sale

11 Aug 2018

Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella sells $35mn-worth shares in biggest sale

Microsoft's Indian-origin CEO Satya Nadella has netted over $35 million after selling almost one-third of his common shares in the software giant.

Sensex hits historic 38,000 mark; Nifty tops 11,495

09 Aug 2018

Sensex hits historic 38,000 mark; Nifty tops 11,495

The BSE Sensex hit the 38,000 level for the first time today on widespread buying in banking, energy, and PSU stocks amid unabated inflows by domestic and foreign institutional investors.

Zuckerberg loses a whopping $16.8 billion as Facebook's stock plunges

26 Jul 2018

Zuckerberg loses a whopping $16.8 billion as Facebook's stock plunges

On the back of scandals and investigations, embattled Facebook Inc.'s shares went into freefall on Wednesday following sluggish sales growth.

Sensex hits 37,000 mark for the first time

26 Jul 2018

Sensex hits 37,000 mark for the first time

The BSE Sensex crossed the 37,000-mark for the first time today by jumping 156.42 points, or 0.42%, to 37,014.65 in early trade today, breaching its previous intra-day record of 36,947.18 hit yesterday.

Which will hit the trillion dollar mark: Apple or Amazon?

20 Jul 2018

Which will hit the trillion dollar mark: Apple or Amazon?

Following the completion of Amazon's Prime Day sale, wherein the company announced that it had sold over 100 million products, the global e-commerce giant's stock market value climbed to breach the $900bn mark for the very first time.

#CareerBytes: 6 online-courses that will make you Stock Market Expert

04 Jul 2018

#CareerBytes: 6 online-courses that will make you Stock Market Expert

The stock market is one of the largest investment avenues, but many still don't know how stock markets work as trading in them is considered a tricky game. Stock market a platform where one can buy, sell, trade stocks.

Here's your 'Weekly Industry Insight' for all your stock decisions

02 Jul 2018

Here's your 'Weekly Industry Insight' for all your stock decisions

Thinking of making money by investing in stocks? But which stocks would give you the highest returns throughout this week? And which ones should you avoid?

Here's your 'Weekly Industry Insight' for all your stock decisions

25 Jun 2018

Here's your 'Weekly Industry Insight' for all your stock decisions

Thinking of making money by investing in stocks? But which stocks would give the highest returns throughout this week? And which ones should you avoid?

General Electric booted from Dow Jones stock-index after a century

20 Jun 2018

General Electric booted from Dow Jones stock-index after a century

Slumping US industrial giant General Electric will be booted from the iconic Dow Jones stock index next week, S&P Dow Jones Indices has announced.

#FinancialBytes: 5 best-performing ETFs in which you can invest

19 Jun 2018

#FinancialBytes: 5 best-performing ETFs in which you can invest

Are you looking for an investment instrument which can give you more returns than stock market indices?

Here's your 'Weekly Industry Insight' for all your stock decisions

18 Jun 2018

Here's your 'Weekly Industry Insight' for all your stock decisions

Thinking of making money by investing in stocks? But which stocks should give the highest returns throughout this week? And which ones should you avoid?

100 Infosys-shares, bought in 1993, would've made you a crorepati

14 Jun 2018

100 Infosys-shares, bought in 1993, would've made you a crorepati

Infosys' share opened at a price of Rs. 1,253 today.

The app that can help you understand stock market

02 Jun 2018

The app that can help you understand stock market

Have you always thought of trading in the stock market but stepped back because of not knowing how to? Don't worry, you can now learn that and achieve your financial goals.

PC Jewellers loses over three-quarters of its investor wealth

04 May 2018

PC Jewellers loses over three-quarters of its investor wealth

PC Jewellers Ltd., which saw its market worth reach $3.6bn at the start of the year is now languishing in misery at less than a quarter of that value.

#FinancialBytes: Investing in stocks? These start-ups help you with decide

26 Apr 2018

#FinancialBytes: Investing in stocks? These start-ups help you with decide

Everyone wants to invest their hard-earned money and grow it smartly. There are several investment options today, but stock investments remain one of the best and popular options to earn higher returns.

#FinancialBytes: Best investment options for those who earn Rs. 1L

18 Apr 2018

#FinancialBytes: Best investment options for those who earn Rs. 1L

Creating wealth by making investments and earning good returns is essential for anyone as earning money isn't always enough these days to fund one's financial goals.

Spotify goes public, valued at $26.6 billion

04 Apr 2018

Spotify goes public, valued at $26.6 billion

In a unique IPO approach, Spotify is going the direct listing route instead of traditionally selling its shares on the stock market.

World's wealthiest-500 have lost $436 billion so far in 2018

24 Mar 2018

World's wealthiest-500 have lost $436 billion so far in 2018

The first two months of 2018 have been rather expensive for the 500 wealthiest people on planet Earth.

Gitanjali shares fall for third day, investors lose Rs. 300cr

16 Feb 2018

Gitanjali shares fall for third day, investors lose Rs. 300cr

Shares of Gitanjali Gems fell for the third straight day today. It dropped another 20%, closing at Rs. 37.45 on NSE.

These Indian stocks are going strong despite global market turmoil

10 Feb 2018

These Indian stocks are going strong despite global market turmoil

Stock markets around the world plunged earlier this week, suffering losses following a 4.6% drop in US Dow Jones.

Sensex plunges 1270 points, the biggest decline since 2015

06 Feb 2018

Sensex plunges 1270 points, the biggest decline since 2015

The BSE's benchmark Sensex crashed below the 34,000-mark, plunging 1,271 points to 33,482.81 while NSE's Nifty50 sank below the 10,300-mark, slumping 390 points to 10,276.

After Budget, Sensex closes 839 points lower, Nifty cracks too

02 Feb 2018

After Budget, Sensex closes 839 points lower, Nifty cracks too

A day after Budget 2018, the markets shuddered and benchmark indices fell sharply, a consequence of the new long-term capital gains (LTCG) tax and other factors, analysts said.

200 Paytm employees including office boy become millionaires after stock-sale

30 Jan 2018

200 Paytm employees including office boy become millionaires after stock-sale

About 200 former and current Paytm employees have become millionaires after selling their stocks in the company worth Rs. 500cr.

SEBI to take action against individuals leaking company-data on WhatsApp

19 Nov 2017

SEBI to take action against individuals leaking company-data on WhatsApp

Market regulator Securities and Exchange Board of India (SEBI) will look into complaints against individuals who are allegedly circulating key financial data and information about listed companies on social media groups before they are made public, said a SEBI official.

It's mandatory to link Aadhaar with mutual funds: Here's how

08 Nov 2017

It's mandatory to link Aadhaar with mutual funds: Here's how

After an amendment in the Prevention of Money Laundering Act, it is now mandatory to link Aadhaar with your mutual fund investments.

Trade outlook for muhurat: How Nifty50 will move on Diwali

19 Oct 2017

Trade outlook for muhurat: How Nifty50 will move on Diwali

Minor cracks appeared in trade on Wednesday, practically the last trading day of the week; there's just a one-hour muhurat session on Thursday (Diwali) and Friday is a trading holiday.