Sensex Performance and Elections in India

With mere two trading sessions, including today, for the stock markets remaining for the 16th Lok Sabha elections 2014 to get under-way, I would like to present some interesting statistics and comparisons of the last five Lok Sabha elections in India in comparison with the BSE benchmark index, the Sensex. Over the last few months – the markets have been…

Daily Round-Up of 21 March, 2014

The weekend mood was somewhat missing today as the markets will be open for a special trading session tomorrow. The benchmark indices kind of dilly-dallied during the course of the day even as select midcap and Smallcap stocks stole the limelight. The Sensex started the day on a promising note, at 21,824, and soon touched a high of 21,870 –…

Daily Round-Up of 7 March, 2014

A well-known Chinese curse goes like this “May you live in interesting times”. With elections round the corner, markets getting into a euphoric zone and the cricket crazy nation all set to watch another IPL extravaganza – things just cannot get more interesting that this for now. For the news hungry media there is so much to write about, talk,…

Kejriwals 16 Questions to Modi

It seems the love-hate relationship between the Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) leader – Arvind Kejriwal and the Bhartiya Janta Party (BJP) Prime Minister candidate Narendra Modi seems to be bloosoming with every new day. Just on the heels of the recent drama, wherein AAP leaders were detained by the Gujarat police while entering Gujarat, which followed by clashes between the…

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