DSP BlackRock Investment restricts flow into micro-cap fund

Suresh P Iyengar

DSP BlackRock Investment Managers has decided to temporarily suspend inflow of over ₹2 lakh into its DSP BlackRock Micro Cap Fund from Wednesday. It feels that large inflows into the scheme... »

Ups and downs

Reality Check

Gas producers’ wait continues

Anand Kalyanaraman

Last week, the wait got longer for the major domestic gas producers — ONGC, Reliance Industries (RIL) and Oil India. The Modi Government, for the second time since it took over in May, def... »

Power Grid Corporation - Buy

Adding power Power Grid plans to double capacity in the next three years

Maulik Tewari

The stock of Power Grid Corporation of India (Power Grid) has gained around 40 per cent since our ‘buy’ recommendation a year ago at ₹98. Despite the gain, investors can consider buying the sto... »

RBI can be on hold till the second quarter of 2015

Dhawal Dalal, Head – Fixed Income, DSP BlackRock Mutual Fund,

Lokeshwarri SK

Dynamic bond funds are expected to deliver better returns with gilt yields set to remain in a range for some more months, says Dhawal Dalal, Head – Fixed Income, DSP BlackRock Mutual Fund.<... »

Franklin India Prima: Buy

K Venkatasubramanian

The mid-cap pack has rallied well over the past one year. But mid-cap indices are yet to touch their all-time highs, in contrast to their large-cap counterparts. Among the relatively saf... »
Our Call

VA Tech Wabag: Buy

Parvatha Vardhini C, BL Research Bureau

With the economy still showing mixed signals and revival taking its own time, uncertainty on the earnings front remains for many capital goods players. The VA Tech Wabag stock is, howeve... »

New Fund On The Block

Yet another bet on economic revival

K Venkatasubramanian

As the economy steers itself out of a slowdown and gets to the recovery path, a host of sectors are expected to benefit from this revival. Of course, several cyclical sectors have already run u... »

Petronet LNG: Sell

Anand Kalyanaraman

Similar to many of its peers in the oil and gas space, the stock of gas importer and regasifier Petronet LNG has been on a tear this year. The stock has gained 90 per cent since January end. Bu... »

Your fund portfolio

K Venkatasubramanian

I am 57 and have retired from service. My saving of ₹40 lakh is parked in three debt funds. I plan to invest ₹15 lakh in equity funds over the next five ye... »

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HDFC Balanced: Buy

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The winning ways of women investors

TCS: Hold

Reality Check: DLF

More India-focused overseas funds from RCap: Anil Ambani

Our Bureau

Reliance Capital plans to launch more India-focused funds overseas to attract international capital into Indian fixed income and equities markets, its Chairman Anil Ambani has said.T... »

Return Tracker

Solid returns from liquid funds

Radhika Merwin

If you need to invest your excess cash so that it earns more than your savings account, liquid funds that have delivered 7 to 8 per cent annually over the last five years are ideal avenues. »

Your Fund Portfolio

K Venkatasubramanian

I want to invest ₹5,000 every month in mutual funds for five years. Which are the best schemes to opt for?Since you are just starting off on mutua... »

India Cements - Hold

Gameplan Hiving off of CSK into a
separate subsidiary should help
unlock value

Rajalakshmi Nirmal

Shareholders of India Cements can stay invested in the stock for now. From our buy price of ₹60 last June, the stock has more than doubled to ₹134. But in the last one week, the price dropped b... »

BNP Paribas Equity: Buy

Yoganand D

Investors can buy the units of BNP Paribas Equity, a large-cap fund that has outperformed its benchmark, CNX Nifty, consistently. It has delivered 4-6 percentage points higher than its ben... »

Federal Bank: Buy

Radhika Merwin

Despite the recent rally in banking stocks, a few regional players — with sharp focus on the retail and small and medium enterprise (SME) segments — still present good investment opportunities. Am... »
Safe Harbour

Liquid funds haven’t lost all their lustre

Liquid money These funds do not have a lock-in period and carry no entry or exit loads.

Radhika Merwin

The Budget took away most of the tax advantages that debt mutual funds enjoyed over bank products. But if you’re looking to park money for less than a year, liquid funds still make a lot o... »

Mahindra & Mahindra Financial Services: Sell

Under pressure: Poor monsoons have hit tractor sales

Radhika Merwin

The stock of Mahindra and Mahindra Financial Services has underperformed the market in the last one year, due to slowing loan growth and deterioration in asset quality. In the latest Jun... »

IDFC Premier Equity: HOLD

Bhavana Acharya

In the past year, IDFC Premier Equity has slipped down the ranking charts, ceding its top-ranking position to funds such as Canara Robeco Emerging Equities and ICICI Pru Midcap. In the o... »

Reality Check


K Venkatasubramanian

The stock of mid-tier IT player Mastek shot up over 28 per cent last week. This followed the company demerging its insurance products and services business. This business may be capital-in... »

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Franklin India Corporate Bond Opportunities: BUY

VIP Industries: Buy

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Shemaroo Entertainment IPO: Avoid

Quantum Long Term Equity (Quantum Equity): Buy

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