articles by Sanjit Oberai

Investing

Chart: Mutual funds offload stake in IDBI, Titan, Coal India

At a time when foreign investors are bullish on India and have increased their stakes in many companies so far, domestic funds have been net sellers.

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Monkey 1 beats brokers but Sensex, Nifty top gainers

Its a clear signal of victory. The benchmark indices, the Sensex and the Nifty have managed to outperform the monkeys and the brokers in the last 11 months or so as they rose by 6.3 percent and 7.4 percent, respectively.

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Sensex gains 94 points, Maruti slumps 8% on Manesar unrest

The Sensex, the baromter of the Indian economy, closed up 94 points to 17,278 while the Nifty closed above the 5,200 mark at 5,242.7.

Business

Chart: India Inc salaries rise 17 percent in 2012

A quick study by Firstpost shows salaries and wage component of companies rose 17 percent overall in 2011-12 against 40 percent in 2010-11, so far.

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Nifty closes above 5,200, Bajaj Auto gains 5%

The BSE Sensex closed up 79.7 points to 17,185, up 147 points from the day's low while the S&P CNX Nifty gained 23 points and closed above the 5,200 level at 5,216.

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Nifty closes below 5,200, Axis Bank falls as bad assets rise

Among sectoral indices, rate sensitives were the biggest losers with the autos falling by 1.3 percent followed by the realty index

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Chart: Have foreign investors turned bullish on India?

Foreign investors have turned net buyers as they have purchased equity worth Rs 7,735 crore in July so far.

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Monkey Index outdoes brokers but underperforms Sensex, Nifty

The benchmark indices aka the Sensex and the Nifty have once again managed to outperform the monkeys and the brokers as they fell at a slower pace of 1.7-1.8 percent for the week ended 13 July.

Investing

Chart: FIIs increase stake in 32 cos in June quarter

Among Sensex companies, only HDFC, HDFC Bank and Tata Consultancy Services have seen a rise in FII interest.

Business

How TCS left Infosys in the dust

Two of Indian IT's bellwethers -Tata Consultancy Services (TCS) and Infosys announced their quarterly results and the numbers clearly show who is the leader in the IT industry.

Economy

Why you should be worried about EU unemployment

Unemployment in the eurozone is a problem that will need to be addressed soon with the International Labor Organization warning that unemployment will rise to almost 22 million in the next four years.

Economy

3 reasons why India and the Sensex still have hope

Will India's growth return to the 8-9 percent levels, in turn bringing back the lost vigour to the stock markets?

Investing

Sensex closes above 17600 on European cues; auto stocks gain

The sharp upward movement in the markets was mainly because of the rally in European stocks, which rose after Eurozone finance ministers approved a deal to rescue Spanish lenders.

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Takeover best option for OnMobile?

The best way out for the company is to get taken over as this will also give investors a way to exit their shares.

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JSW Steel understated debt to the tune of Rs11,900 cr:Credit Suisse

Credit Suisse maintains an under perform rating on the stock with a price target of Rs 465 per share. The stock closed down one percent to Rs 715 per share.

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Sensex closes flat but earnings are the next big trigger

he BSE Sensex, the barometer of the Indian economy, closed down marginally by 17 points to 17,521

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Chart: India tops MSCI indices in 2012, will the party last?

Indian equities have risen 13.1 percent followed by the US (8.3 percent) and Poland (6 percent). Brazil, with a fall of 9.5 percent, was the worst performer.

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Fundamentals: Why you should sell HeroMoto, buy HT Media

Here's a list of stock recommendations by various analysts/ brokerage houses.

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A buy day: Bet on Tata Motors, HPCL

Here are your intra day picks for the day from various market experts and brokerage houses.

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Sensex closes in green but 100 points lower than day's high

After opening on a positive note, the markets trimmed gains. The BSE Sensex closed at 17,425, up 26.7 points but down 101 points from the day's high.