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Sensex, Nifty start on a cautious note ahead of RBI policy outcome; bank stocks, Airtel among top losers

Mumbai: Domestic equity benchmarks BSE Sensex and NSE Nifty opened on a cautious note Thursday as investors await RBI’s monetary policy decision.

The 30-share index was trading 31.03 points, or 0.08 percent, lower at 40,052.51, and the broader Nifty slipped 18.20 points, or 0.15 percent, to 12,003.45. 282 more words


S&P Financial Select Sector Index

$IXM $XLF (ETF) Banks and Financial Stocks, Looking at 52 Weeks, Weekly S/R (Support and Resistance Price Levels) this Reversal area has been in “play” for weeks prior to this week. 21 more words

Trend Following

How a small Tamil Nadu bank beat India's largest banks in the stock market

City Union Bank Ltd., a small lender based in Kumbakonam, has risen more than 27% over the last twelve months, the best performance of any Indian lender in the Bankex index after Axis Bank Ltd. 452 more words


2 Feb 2019 (AFR) - Hedge funds sell and short banks ahead of banking royal commission final report

(2 February 2019, AFR, p23, by James Frost)

‘Bank stocks stumbled on Friday as hedge funds and international investors bet the publication of Commissioner Ken Hayne’s final recommendations would provide a catalyst for further falls.’ 14 more words

1.Market Observations

"How Did You Predict the Financial Sector Decline in 2018?" Here's the Answer...

As I write this, the Financial Sector SPDR (XLF) hit a low of 23.22 from its high in late January 2018 of 30.3255. In early January of 2018, … 883 more words

Stock Market Predictions

11 Dec 2018 (AFR) - Bank stocks push ASX to within inch of two-year low

(11 December 2018, AFR, p13, By Vesna Poljak and Sarah Turner)

‘Bank stocks were the biggest casualties of another epic market rout that put the Australian sharemarket within 20 points of a two-year low on the expectation that US recessionary risk is rising, causing global stocks to fall. 110 more words

1.Market Observations

Why #Value Investors Should Buy #Bank Stocks

I recently discussed (in Investment Styles) the two major different styles of investing: value and momentum.  One difficulty with following a value approach is the difficulty in measuring value, since much of it these days is tied up in intangible assets.   648 more words

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