The Intelligent Investor and Market Fluctuations

At times, Mr. Market becomes so wild. Isn’t it? Its down by 5% in a single day, or sometimes by 8% or sometimes it touches lower circuit by going down 10% in just 15 minutes. Within a month, investors see their stock value going down by 50%. That 1 million (10,00,000) becomes 5,00,000 within just…

Smart Investing Strategy During a Recession

The stock market was down by more than 30% from the previous high. People are still panicking because this is just a start for Coronavirus in India and can lead to huge financial crises. The number of cases are increasing significantly throughout the world. Although government and central bank has started taking measures for it…

List of Recession and Market Crash in India

Don’t touch your face/don’t touch your stock. Or else you might catch Coronavirus/loss in stock market. This is the time when investors are getting serious, it’s the possibility of a recession for this decade. When the market goes down at record level (8% in a day on 12-MAR-2020 for Sensex and Nifty and hits lower…

Will Coronavirus Cause A Recession in India

Indian market witnessed its 2nd biggest one day loss ever when Sensex fell by 1448 points (3.64%) on 28th Feb, 2020 and later on much more crash in March. Many experts are saying this bloodbath in the wallstreet is because of the novel Corona virus. This was almost 8% drop in Sensex in just 2…

Home Loan vs Investment in India

The average price of a 1BHK (1 bedroom hall kitchen) house in Mumbai is approx ₹70 lakhs to ₹1 crore. The further you go towards Mumbai city (towards Colaba), the price keeps on increasing upto average ₹3-5 crore. On the other hand, a graduate/post graduate with around 3-5 years of experience (in late 20s) earns…

3 Important Financial Goals You Should Achieve Before 30

The time between your 20s and 30s is probably the one with most adventure. Vast majority focuses on their careers and degrees, but there are certain things you should focus for a stable finance in future. Maybe you have done pretty well in managing money, or maybe you have no idea how to, because you…

Sensex Returns From 2000 to 2020

If you’re wondering what is the returns Sensex offered in Last 20 Years (from 2000 to 2020) then you’ve come at the right place. It still feels like the year 2000 was just a few years ago. I still remember the lyrics of Aamir Khan’s song Dekho 2000 Zamana aa gaya however 20 years have…

Day Trading vs Long Term Investing

There are numerous ways to approach stock market to make money. The two most common ones are day trading vs long term investing. Today, I’m going to list out key differences in both the strategies, why people prefer each of them and what’s the risk/reward you can expect. Then finally I’ll talk about my style…

Your Parents Are Not Your Emergency Fund; Children Not Your Retirement Fund

We all want to live a life with no fear and worry about our finances – ‘A life full of financial freedom’. However, that looks like an impossible task for many. Our Indian culture has taught us that our parents would be our emergency fund incase of crises and children would become retirement fund. Right?…

Sensex (Equity) vs Gold vs Silver vs Bank FD

A lot of people ask me: “I want to invest money, which option should I consider? Sensex (Equity) vs Gold vs Silver vs Bank FD.” Since there are ample of options available, people gets confused, or ignore few options and often take bad investment decision because of lack of knowledge. Today, I’m going to address…