SBI Focused Equity Fund: Focusing On High Growth

While most mutual funds typically hold anywhere between 50 -100 stocks in their portfolio for optimal diversification, the performance over a certain period is mainly driven by a select few stocks. On the contrary some funds have bucked this trend to focus on a limited number of high conviction stocks and hold them for long-term…

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October 12, 2019 | by

Invesco India Contra Fund: Moving Against The Herd

Equities are usually driven by prevailing sentiments in the market. These sentiments may cause some fundamentally sound stocks to be inappropriately priced in the short run. Investors usually tend to avoid such stocks due to fear of losing out. However, in the long run some of these stocks may grow to reflect its true value…

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October 4, 2019 | by

Should You Add ICICI Prudential Commodities Fund To Your Portfolio?

ICICI Prudential Mutual Fund has launched a sectoral fund that will invest predominantly in stocks of companies that are a part of commodities and commodity-related sector.   Currently, the equity markets are on a roller coaster ride. Despite the slew of announcements by Ms Nirmala Sitharaman to boost the economy and push consumption growth, the markets…

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October 1, 2019 | by

Should You Be Investing In A Balanced Advantage Fund Now?

Choosing a worthy mutual fund rightfully is so essential for investment, particularly when there are multiple unfavourable headwinds at play that all point to troubled times of the economy. Equity markets are undergoing roller coaster swings; and as for the debt markets, the credit crisis cracks are deepening. Apparently taking prudent decisions becomes even more…

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September 27, 2019 | by

Tata Banking & PSU Debt Fund: A Proposition Worth Banking On?

Investors are being extra cautious in terms of investment, because of sluggish growth, benign inflation and onslaught of successive rate cuts, when the supposedly considered safe debt instrument investments too turned out to be big delusions because of the deepening credit crisis.   Investors looking for options that would provide decent returns with low risk preferred…

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September 24, 2019 | by

How Slashing Corporate Tax Rate Will Impact Bond Yields? Know Here…

Last week was a blockbuster Friday for the Indian capital markets — particularly the stock markets. The S&P BSE Sensex and Nifty 50, which seemed unmoved by the earlier announcements made by Ms Nirmala Sitharaman, clocked the highest one-day gains in a decade after Ms Sitharaman slashed corporate tax rates (see table below). Table: Corporate tax rates…

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September 24, 2019 | by