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

By Ambareesh Baliga
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.

India Markets Weekahead: Bulls in control but no catalysts for next big move

By Ambareesh Baliga
May 24, 2015

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Markets Weekahead: Prepare for rainy days

By Ambareesh Baliga
May 17, 2015

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Indian markets ended in the green for a second week, with the Nifty up about 0.80 percent, in line with global markets. Volatility continued to be the highlight but the bulls eventually triumphed with a stable positive close on Friday.

India Markets Weekahead: Spring clean your portfolio and buy pedigree stocks

By Ambareesh Baliga
May 3, 2015

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Markets Weekahead – Time to book profits

By Ambareesh Baliga
April 19, 2015

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

By Ambareesh Baliga
April 12, 2015

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Markets Weekahead: Lighten positions, hold cash for opportunities

By Ambareesh Baliga
April 5, 2015

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Markets Weekahead – Focus on sectors which will build India

By Ambareesh Baliga
March 1, 2015

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India Markets Weekahead: Use current market opportunity for directional trades

By Ambareesh Baliga
November 9, 2014

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A man looks at a screen across the road displaying the Sensex on the facade of the Bombay Stock Exchange (BSE) building in Mumbai February 6, 2014. REUTERS/Mansi Thapliyal/FilesMarkets held up in the truncated week and settled comfortably above 8,300 levels. The government’s reform push, supported by domestic news flows and positive international markets ensured stability in the new zone. Soft commodity prices, especially crude, gave markets a further fillip.

India Markets Weekahead: ‎Tough for the Nifty to break out of its range

By Ambareesh Baliga
August 17, 2014

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The Nifty continued its upward trajectory to close at a two-week high of 7,792 in a holiday-truncated week. However, this optimism was not reflected in the broader market, especially the mid caps and small caps.