Tag: equities

Dividend earned by NRIs is taxable in India

My son runs a business abroad and lives there. He has a non-resident Indian (NRI) account and invests in fixed deposits (FDs) in banks and...

Stock market, gold, fixed income

As a multi-asset strategy and for portfolio diversification, domestic brokerage and research firm Axis Securities laid out key points in a recent note which it...

PGIM India mutual fund to launch small-cap fund; details here

NEW DELHI: Asset management company (AMC) PGIM India Mutual Fundwill launch a new fund offer (NFO) for a small-cap scheme on Friday which will follow...

Herding bias can be injurious to financial health

We might like to think that we make decisions based on our independent assessment. Not really. A new study by the Journal of Consumer Research...

Investing in PPF alone not enough for retirement savings

NEW DELHI:Public Provident Fund (PPF) is one of the best instruments available for retirement savings. Historically, it has offered better rates than bank fixed deposits....

‘Keep a portion liquid to tackle emergencies’

In April 2020, when covid hit India and the country went into lockdown, Mint spoke to industry leaders in the financial services space to understand...

Don’t make these mistakes during a crash

The S&P BSE Sensex cracked over 880 points on Monday amid fears that lockdowns imposed to curb the spread of covid will derail India’s economic...

Don’t get swayed by influencers on investment tips

Personal finance has become trendy to speak about. No wonder there are so many social media influencers talking about how to manage various aspects of...

‘I retained a diversified portfolio during covid’

In April 2020, when covid hit India and the country went into lockdown, Mint spoke to industry leaders in the financial services space to understand...

Bonds versus stocks: An alternative to ‘no alternative’: How bonds snuck up on stocks

By Katie Greifeld and Vildana Hajric A common narrative in markets is that with global rates so low, equities are the only game in town...

Investment strategies for asset classes for FY22

NEW DELHI:The start of a financial year is an ideal time to plan for savings, spending as well as investment, as it helps manage money...

Mutual funds sell equities worth ₹1.29 trillion in FY21

Domestic mutual funds sold shares worth ₹1.29 trillion in FY21—the most in a decade—even as stock markets rallied to record highs during the year amid...

market bubble: Toppy stock markets spark more “bubble” chatter

LONDON: A strong start for world equities in 2021 after the fastest bear-to-bull market switch last year has prompted market mavens to flag worries about...

Stock-market timing expert DeMark ‘confident’ S&P 500 surges 5% in next 2 weeks

Ask Tom DeMark how confident he is about his most recent equity-market timing call and he will imply that it is almost a no-brainer from...

A top JPMorgan advisor is advising her clients to cut their exposure to stocks and hold more cash to weather Washington’s gridlock on stimulus

House Speaker Nancy Pelosi of Calif., tears her copy of President Donald Trump’s s State of the Union address after he delivered it to a...

A chief Wall Street strategist explains why the real story behind the market’s rally may be the improving economic data, not the Fed

Laurence Dutton/Getty Images Summary List Placement Morgan Stanley’s Andrew Sheets says the market rally has less to do with the actions of the Fed and...

40% or -7%? How much did your investments earn in last one year

A good financial plan is a mix of different asset classes to offer diversification. The asset mix is defined by the risk appetite, age and...

Sectors to bet on: Look beyond largecaps and focus on dominant sectoral names: HSBC AMC

When it comes to urban recovery, one would be waiting for a whole set of data points to come, says Neelotpal Sahai, Head of Equities....

Ten questions to ask yourself before exiting equities due to corrections

My seven-year old golden retriever, Leo, is a rather feisty dog. Walking him each morning is an exercise in physical and mental endurance. He constantly...