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To focus on the short-term record of IPO gradings is the wrong way to use them. Here is the right perspective
Alot has been said about grading initial public offerings (IPOs). MoneyLIFE had even organised a seminar on this topic. Recently, a newspaper put out a list of IPOs with their grading and their post-listing performance. It shows an inverse correlation – the lower the IPO grade, the...
If you are buying stocks to make quick money, stay away
Of late, many phone calls from friends have been about the direction of the stock markets. Is the worst over and should one start buying, they ask. A few of them seem to have made up their minds and just want a confirmation. Based on my professional interaction with those in the industry, our stock markets seem to have bottomed out for...
Today, futures & options attract pure speculation; they are not hedging tools. SEBI wants to make F&O trades delivery-backed. This is welcome
Globally, futures & options (F&O) markets have an element of actual settlement of trades through deliveries. For instance, in an ‘option’ contract, the buyer of the option has a right to demand performance through actual delivery. In the ‘futures’...