Category Archives: Stock Market Basics

What is a stock market

Stock market is a medium through which buyers and sellers transact their shares. It is also called as stock exchange where exchange of shares takes place between buyers and sellers. The previous form of securities exchange are physical in nature where as it almost turned now to virtual form which is nothing but online trading. …

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Bull & Bear Market

Bull market and bear market are the names derived from animals because of their rivalry. Because stock markets find certainty in uncertainty, these terms are used to refer the market trend. Symbolically, animal bull is referred for upper markets (bull phase markets) while bear for downfall stocks/markets (bear phase markets). Bull Market: When a stock, …

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SEBI

SEBI stand for Securities and Exchange Board of India. It is the regulatory and governing body for investment markets in India. It is established in 1988 to protect the interests of investors locally and globally of those whose invest in India. It would have never been possible to gain such fundamentally strong Indian markets with …

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FII & DII

Institutional Investors are those who invest large sum of money in all kinds of investments like stock markets, mutual funds, real properties etc. Who are Institutional investors? All typical and large investors like banks, financial institutions, insurance companies fall under this category. Institutional investors are basically divided in to 2 types, Foreign Institutional Investors (FII) …

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National Stock Exchange (NSE)

What is NSE National Stock Exchange, NSE is one of the major stock exchanges not only across Indian but all over the world. This exchange is located in Mumbai and it is the 9th largest exchange when it comes to market capitalization. It is also the largest exchange of India in daily turnover and no. …

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Bombay Stock Exchange, BSE

What is BSE Bombay stock exchange is the oldest exchange in Asia with the highest number of companies listed in the world. When it comes to market capitalization, BSE is the 8th largest stock exchange in the world and 4th in Asia stepping just ahead of NSE. Around 5000 Indian companies listed in Bombay exchange …

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Stock Exchange

What is a Stock Exchange Stock Exchange is a place where exchange of shares takes place. Many, around 20+ exchanges like National stock exchange (NSE), Bombay stock exchange (BSE), Hyderabad exchange (HSE), Calcutta exchange (CSE), Delhi exchange (DSE) etc., exits in India. In simple for explanation purpose, exchange is similar to a film theatre where …

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What is a Share

Share is the word which contains a meaning called ‘part’ of anything. It is used to refer and represent another term called ‘stock’ in share market. If you want me to explain in detail or classify both, stock is the total amount invested in the company which is divided into shares. It acts just as …

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