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Is It The Right Time To Invest Lump Sum?


The year 2018 happens to be quite eventful for the equity markets. There were lot of events that led to the heightened volatility in the equity markets. It all started with the reintroduction of long term capital gains (LTCG) tax, then came the rise and fall of crude oil prices, and most recently, the results of elections in five states and, finally, the resignation of Urjit Patel as the governor of the Reserve Bank of India. The worst impacted stocks due to these events were the mid-caps and small-caps, which saw a sharp cut in their prices.

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RBI Monetary Policy outcome today; brace yourself as volatility is likely to return with vengeance

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Going into the final trading session of the week, the advantage is again with the bulls despite the lackluster cues from the global peers. SGX Nifty is trading higher by 38 points and at 13,241 levels. The early advantage to the bulls is due to the statement made by the Finance Ministry.

Nifty trend for Friday

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The level of 13,100 is likely to act as an immediate support level as a breach of this level could open gates for a further correction towards the 12,900 levels. Meanwhile, the 13,220 level should be watched on the higher side.