What has changed for banks post demonetisation

Radhika Merwin

Demonetisation has only added to the plethora of challenges that banks are already up against. Near-term pain aside, a meaningful recovery is unlikely in the 2018 fiscal. »

Bank stocks to bet on

Radhika Merwin

With recovery still a few quarters away, investors should stick with banks that have shown a consist... »

KEC International: Powerful connection

Fedorov Oleksiy/

Seetharaman R

This electrical equipment maker should benefit from the growth opportunity in the power space »
Real Returns

When to sell a stock

ImageFlow/ It’s better to sell when there is a deterioration in business fundamentals. Here are four triggers »

Godrej Properties: Holding its ground


Muthukumar K

The company is likely to emerge stronger from this tough market environment »

Your Money

Book Review

Money tales for children

Meera Siva

A working knowledge of finance is as essential for children as ethical values and social etiquette »

Mutual Funds

Talking Point

Are liquid funds losing their sheen?

Dhuraivel Gunasekaran

The ample liquidity in the system will impact the returns of liquid funds as a category »


Meet the Regulator

‘New products, services on NCDEX in 2017’

Rajalakshmi Nirmal

The exchange will strengthen risk management, surveillance and warehousing »



SBI is stuck in a sideways range (₹250.9) SBI is stuck in a sideways range between ₹241 and ₹254 over the last three weeks. Resistance is in between ₹255 and ₹256. As long as it trades below ₹256, ... »
Your Stock Portfolio

IOB on a reversal mode

Yoganand D

Strong rally beyond ₹28.5 can take the stock higher to ₹32 in the long term »

Dealing room check

Veeresh Hiremath

Castor seed contracts surge Castor Seed futures was the top performer on the National Commodity and Derivatives Exchange during the week ended January 13, 2017. NCDEX re-launched futures trading i... »
Their View

Cotton blooming but correction likely

Prerna Sharma

Increased supply may change the dynamics in the second half of the cotton year »

Small Change

Due Dilligence

Don’t postpone making your Will


Abhishake Mathur

When we plan our financial goals for any year, there is one aspect that we often procrastinate or tend to neglect — creating a will. It is again that time of the year when you will be making your New ... »

Bonding with bonds


Santosh Kamath

Shaky bond market in the midst of dropping global demand »
By Invitation

Making renewable energy sustainable

Y M Deosthalee

Fear of non-performing assets and grid issues continue to haunt investors »

Your Fund Portfolio

Parvatha Vardhini C

I am 32 and I have a daughter aged 6 months. My take-home salary is ₹61,000 per month. I live in my own house and ₹21,000 every month goes towards living expenses. Since November, I am investing ₹10,0... »
Return Tracker

Contra funds put up a good show

Yoganand D

The two funds in the market have scored over the long term »

IndusInd Bank: A good start

Stocks ups and downs

UTI Dynamic Bond Fund: Steady performer across rate cycles

Your Financial Plan

Your Taxes

All about NCDEX castorseed futures

‘Cotton prices may rule range-bound’

Bell wethers

Future Perfect: Go long on Tata Chemicals


After the correction in December, Tata Chemicals (₹518.7) has once again rediscovered its bull path. The stock finds immediate support at ₹493 and then a crucial one at ₹410. Only a close below the ... »

Index Outlook: Indices can extend their rally

Yoganand D

The Nifty 50 and the Sensex extended their rally, but are perched at a temporary barrier »

Commodity Query

Gurumurthy K

Can the difference between the contract prices of different expiries increase or decrease? If so, why does it happen? How can we earn from that?Mehul JainTheoretically the difference between the price... »
Farm Reform

How is the crop insurance scheme faring?

Rajalakshmi Nirmal

A year after launch, the Pradhan Mantri Fasal Bima Yojana faces implementation-level glitches »

Claiming unclaimed dividend


Claiming unclaimed dividendTill recently, the unpaid or unclaimed dividend lying with a company for more than seven years was required to be transferred to the “Investor Education and Protection Fund ... »
Digital Diary

Fraud-proof as you go cashless


Gurumurthy K

My friend got a telephone call yesterday, saying it was from his bank. The caller rattled off the list of his recent bank transactions, including amounts and mode of transaction. Finally, he asked for... »
Go Figure

Go Figure

The company whose CEO is featured above reported almost flat revenue for the half year ending November 30, 2016, compared to the same period a year earlier. Name the company.Send your response to blgo... »
High Flier

Counting on his advice

NILESH SHAH Managing Director of Kotak Mahindra Asset Management

Muthukumar K

Why Nilesh Shah, MD of Kotak Mahindra Asset Management, feels it’s time to pay back »

Your Financial Plan

Suresh Parthasarathy

I am 45, working in the private sector. My wife, 40, is a home-maker. I have a daughter studying in Class 7 and a son in Class 4. My goal is to make my daughter a doctor but if she is not able to se... »
Meet the Regulator

‘New products, services on NCDEX in 2017’


Rajalakshmi Nirmal

The exchange will strengthen risk management, surveillance and warehousing »

Are liquid funds losing their sheen?

GlaxoSmithKline Pharmaceuticals: Recovery ahead

Money tales for children

Starting troubles for start-ups

Should you take these offers into account?

Dealing Room Check

Outlook turns bullish for zinc

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