So many people have asked us that how to begin investing in the Stock market? Hence, I am going to explain you the technique for the basic analysis, that you can use before selecting any stock In the basic analysis, you have to check only 5 things by which you will immediately know that whether … Continue reading 5 Things You should know before investing in a Stock
Shareholders receive certain monetary benefits from the companies in which they invest. They are dividends, bonus shares, stock splits and voting rights. What are dividends? At the end of the year, the accounting of the finances of a company is done. The balance sheets, profit and loss statements are prepared and the net profit/loss is … Continue reading What do you mean by dividends?
There are 2000 and 5000 companies listed in the NSE and BSE respectively. That makes it difficult for beginners in selecting stocks. Beginners can start off by making a list of companies they wish to invest in. Own level of competence One can start off by investing in the industry/sector they’re working in or the … Continue reading How and where to look for stocks?
When a person buys a stock and sells it on the same day, it is called an Intraday trade and this practice is called Intraday trading. The market operates between 9:30 am and 3:30 pm. People can enter the market at any point within this time frame, trade in stocks and call it a day. … Continue reading What do you mean by Intraday trading?
NIFTY and SENSEX are indices or index numbers of the NSE and BSE respectively. They are calculated by taking the average of the top stocks that are trading on a particular day. The stock markets have a lot of companies listed on them and it’s not possible to track all of them. So in order … Continue reading What do you mean by NIFTY and SENSEX?
A demat account is an electronic vault that stores your shares, mutual funds, and securities. In India, this service is provided by NSDL and CDSL. History Earlier paper shares were available in the market. They were easily damaged and difficult to carry and store. Even the chances of fraud were too high. In 1996, the … Continue reading What do you mean by a Demat account?
The basic norm of investing in the stock market is to ask for advice, analyze a stock, study the market and then invest. Some people do just the opposite. They buy the stock first and then analyze it and ask people for advice. After you’ve already purchased a stock, there is nothing much that could … Continue reading I have already bought stocks of XYZ Company. What do I do know?
Stock markets can’t provide a fixed, stable income to investors. Markets don’t run on simple mathematics and are very complex. They function irrationally and are affected by a lot of factors. Volatility and flexibility of markets Markets are volatile and flexible. Money can be made and lost at the same time and there is no … Continue reading Is a fixed, consistent income possible from the stock market?
When investing in the stock market, one can start off with an amount as low as Rs 500. But there are certain companies that offer shares at rates starting from Rs 20. So, if you buy one share for Rs 20, you can start with off with it. Deciding the amount The amount that … Continue reading When investing in the stock market, with how much money should I start with?
There are two very common misconceptions when it comes to stock market investments. People feel they can quickly make a lot of money and lose it very quickly as well. Both of these views are extreme and not entirely true. It’s true that people do make a lot of profits and do incur losses in … Continue reading How much money can be made form the stock market and how soon?