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Videos on Real Estate Prices

Ajit Dayal speaks of an interesting video in RE prices, one year back:

Tech Talk: Chart Patterns of Interesting Stocks

We go through the five stocks we discussed last week and Deepak introduces four new stocks in a quick technical take. None of these are large caps, and this video is for education only, not advice.

(7 Min, Video)

Recap

Gravita: Exited with a stop loss hit after the stock went below the 20 day average.

What is VWAP?

Watch Deepak explain the concept of the Volume Weighted Average Price (VWAP) using an example. And in the usual style in MarketVision, we don't give you just the theory - a few practical applications where VWAP is commonly used and should be noted.

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A Movie on Bachat, Nivesh, Badhat by IDFC

So IDFC has created a movie on Investing - in two parts:

HDFC Bank EPS up 26%, Stock will split 5:1

HDFC Bank announced results for Q4 FY 2011 (March 2011) with the Year-end EPS at close to Rs. 84, which is about 26% higher than last year. The quarter itself saw a growth of 30% on EPS.

HDFC Bank Results

Strong EPS growth continues and even through the downturn the stock kept EPS going well. Even the Trailing 12 month (TTM) EPS growth has been spectacular.

March Inflation at 8.98%: MarketVision's Interactive Map

After our February article which got us a lot of email feedback (thanks!) we have a new interactive map for the March Inflation - the headline number came in at 8.98%.

You will see a lot of square boxes with different colours. The size of each box is its weight in the parent, and the colour is based on the inflation of that item as given below.

Two New Short Takes

Two new short takes have been added, and in case you were only looking at the blog, here's the list:

Choose between Liquid and Ultra Short Term Funds?

A reader asked how he should decide between buying a Liquid fund or an Ultra Short Term fund. Deepak takes you through the differences, in a continuation from the Lesson on Liquid and Ultra Short Term Funds.

Choose Liquid or Ultra Short Term Fund?

A reader asked how he should decide between buying a Liquid fund or an Ultra Short Term fund. Deepak takes you through the differences, in a continuation from the Lesson on Liquid and Ultra Short Term Funds.

(6 min)

See also: An article by Deepak on our blog on why the NAV change was made.

Five Stocks in Five Minutes: April 13, 2011

Deepak takes you through five stocks he's long right now: Gravita, Camlin, Gujarat Fluoro, REC and Firstlease.

Purely technical - just charts of price and volume.

(5 min)

Liquid and Ultra Short Term Mutual Funds

What are Liquid and Ultra Short Term Mutual Funds in India, and why would you consider them versus a Fixed Deposit?

Deepak Shenoy takes you through:
* The concept of liquid funds
* Where do they invest?
* Dividend and Capital Gains taxes involved
* Interest Rates
* Comparison with Fixed Deposits

(15 min)