from Expert Zone:

India Markets Weekahead: Range-bound due to lack of triggers

August 13, 2016

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A spirited rally on Friday ensured that the Nifty closed flat in a week marked by indecisiveness. With the Goods and Services Tax (GST) bill out of the way, market participants were left with no immediate near-term triggers. RBI Governor Raghuram Rajan’s last policy review had little impact on markets, as most had expected him to maintain status quo.

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India Markets Weekahead: Don’t get carried away by near-term sentiments

May 31, 2015

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The Nifty remained extremely volatile during the week to eventually end flat at 8,433. The sharp fall at the start of the week was due to extremely low volumes, which was compensated by a sharp bounce-back at the end on very high institutional buying.

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Markets Weekahead – Time to book profits

April 19, 2015

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Markets Weekahead: Don’t get swayed by the small-cap rally

April 12, 2015

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from Expert Zone:

Markets Weekahead: Lighten positions, hold cash for opportunities

April 5, 2015

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from India Insight:

Markets this week: Cipla, BHEL top Sensex gainers

August 22, 2014

A man looks at a screen across the road displaying the election results on the facade of the BSE building in MumbaiThe BSE Sensex closed 1.2 percent higher in a week that was marked by two successive record highs for the benchmark.

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India Markets Weekahead: Quality stocks to stand out in next rally

August 3, 2014

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Reality finally dawned on the markets and we saw a sharp correction in the last two trading sessions. The Nifty closed at a two-week low of 7603, down 2.41 percent for the week.

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India Markets Weekahead: Tough for Nifty to climb above 7,800

July 20, 2014

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Indian markets were unaffected by the week's international developments, with some help from encouraging domestic macro data and a pep talk by Finance Minister Arun Jaitley in post-budget discussions.

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India Markets Weekahead: ‎Book out of high-beta stocks

July 13, 2014

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Finance Minister Arun Jaitley (C) poses as he leaves his office to present the federal budget for the 2014/15 fiscal year, in New Delhi July 10, 2014. REUTERS/StringerThe Narendra Modi government presented its maiden budget on Thursday. Although the budget was welcomed by industry leaders, the market meltdown seems to be telling a different story, with the Nifty posting its biggest weekly loss in 15 months.

from India Insight:

Markets this week: Sensex surges 5 percent on hopes from Modi, ONGC rallies

June 6, 2014

By Ankush Arora and Aditya Kalra

The BSE Sensex ended at a record closing high on Friday, rising 5 percent during the week, as Indian shares rallied on hopes of faster economic recovery after Narendra Modi became India's prime minister last month.