Budget Series 2018-19: Fino-Graphic #2 – LTCG tax

– Prasun Banerjee, Editor TJEF This Budget Season, we witnessed huge drama on the stock market, with Finance Minister announcing the revival of the LTCG-tax of 10%, the market nose-dived and continued to do so until the magical word of “grandfathering” announced by Mr. Arun Jaitley. Here we try to pictorially depict what LTCG-tax means […]

#Fincabulary 35 – FAANG Stocks

Source: https://cdn.lynxbroker.com/ Meaning – Coined originally by CNBC host Jim Cramer, FAANG is an acronym that refers to the five high performing technology stocks of Facebook, Apple, Amazon, Netflix and Google. These stocks combined have a market capitalization of $2.8 trillion which is roughly 13% of the size of the US Economy. These stocks have a […]

#Fincabulary 26 – Barometer Stock

Meaning – A security whose performance is considered to be an indicator of the performance of its particular sector or industry or the market as a whole. It is also referred to as a bellwether stock. Barometer stocks are usually large-cap equities or respected blue-chip stocks that signal a bullish market during periods of favorable […]