George Albert
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Blogs

Bulls still alive: Why current market fall is not a bearish confirmation

The strongest factor supporting the Indian markets is the fact that the US markets are still grinding their way up. This is most likely going to provide an impetus to the Indian bull

Investing

Nifty is building a foundation before the next thrust

The fact that prices have not fallen shows that buyers still have strength and taking out the sellers.

Investing

Technicals: Uptrend for Nifty still intact but hurdles remain

Once the Nifty clears the May 2013 high the next resistance in price is the all time high of around 6350. The clearing of these levels then increases the potential that the Nifty will make the 1000 point move.

Investing

?Nifty may challenge all time high, 1000 point advance possible

The Nifty seems likely to challenge its all time high based on a bullish chart pattern it formed after last week's price action.

Investing

Markets: This chart explains why it's a good time to book partial profits

Now with the Nifty gaining relative strength to the Sensex their roles have reversed. We feel the Nifty is stronger now as it rallied last week before filling the gap support level. The Sensex on the other hand went all the way into the gap before rallying again.

Investing

Sensex, Nifty hammering support, will we have a break down?

The Indian indexes are hammering support, increasing the probability that prices may go lower. The more times a support level is hit greater the chances of a breakdown.

Investing

Chart: US cues point to further fall in Sensex, Nifty today

Indian equity markets also need support from the US market to rally further. The last leg of the rally in India was a result of the rally in the US markets. When the US markets retreated a bit on Thursday, the Indian markets fell on Friday. With the strong drop in the US on Friday, we could see a corresponding drop in India on Monday.

Investing

Equity market expects Fed to delay tightening; bond players don't buy it

The worrying fact for the equity market is that bond markets are not giving any indication that it believes the tightening will be postponed

Business

Dead cat bounce for the rupee, but long term weakness still exists

From a long term perspective the Rupee continues to show relative weakness against the dollar. If you look at the chart you will see green uptrend lines and red downtrend lines. Notice that whenever the dollar is in a uptrend, the rupee is in a downtrend. This is to be expected.

Investing

Bonds are at the cusp of a breakdown, will equity follow?

US Treasury bonds are falling, and this is indicative of the danger to stock markets. Both the Nifty and the Sensex are vulnerable.

Business

Will Rajan act on his beliefs or has FM house-trained him?

The next RBI Governor's views are quite different from that of the government. Will he be able to advocate them or has his stint in North Block tamed him

Photos

Images: Akshay, Sonakshi on the sets of Comedy Nights

Akshay Kumar and the entire team of Once Upon A Time In Mumbaai Dobara were on ‘Comedy Nights with Kapil’ to promote their upcoming gangster film.

Investing

Chart: Sensex nears resistance, Nifty has room to rally

After the initial panic that the Federal Reserve will wind down the monetary spigots, the central bank officials walked back on the statement saying that they were in no hurry.

Investing

As equities dance, bonds threaten to stop the music

It is important to keep a close eye on the bond markets while trading equities. Equities are the teenagers of the market, while bonds are the grandads.

Investing

Don't count on Nifty bounce; index is in resistance zone

The momentum in the Nifty over the last two days gives bulls an edge, but traders should not be so confident about market direction

Investing

Demand zone in S&P 500 stops global bear and rescues Nifty for now

The S&P 500 needs to break out of it's resistance zone, for Nifty to go higher. However, a policy boost from the Reserve Bank of India could also push the Nifty higher.

Investing

Why 55-60 to the dollar may be the new normal for rupee

A drop in the US dollar index does not seem to help the rupee; this shows that the Indian currency seems to be marching to its own gloomy beat.

Blogs

Nifty can reach all time high if Jan 2011 high is cleared

It is very likely that the Indian markets will follow the US markets at least to make it to its past all time highs

Investing

Why you should buy property in US rather than in India

Given the high cost and low yields on Indian property, it is time to look at property in the US - where the prospects of appreciation and rentals are higher

Investing

Technicals: Gold catches bounce; decline is no big deal

Gold caught a bounce this week as it hit a support zone driven by sell recommendations by leading investment firms. I