What is Muhurat trading ?

NEW DELHI: Muhurat trading is a one-time event that takes place during Diwali at the Indian stock market. The time is between 6:15 and 7:15 on Diwali night. One of the customs that had kept the trading community, which was predominately Gujarati community, connected to its rich heritage. Investors put token orders and purchase stocks … Read more

How India beat UK to become the fifth-largest economy in the world

In NEW DELHI: In due course, India will overtake the UK to become the world’s fifth-largest economy. And it has already occurred. The UK’s nominal GDP for the April-June quarter was $763 billion, much below India’s $823 billion GDP for the same period. India had just announced its GDP figures for the April-June quarter. According … Read more

HDFC Bank, Eicher Motors, Dr. Reddy’s Laboratories, and Other Stocks to Watch Today

Friday Stocks to Watch: Due to selling pressure in late trade on the day of the expiry of August derivative contracts, the market finished down in the previous session for the first time in three consecutive sessions. Despite favourable global indications, most important sectors dragged the benchmark indexes lower. The Sensex dropped 311 points to … Read more