Our health is wealth. The virus is unpredictable and it spreads just as fast. We can only protect ourselves so much with social distancing and wearing masks and so on. But how can we protect ourselves from the financial damage from hospitalisation, if we fall sick? That’s where health insurance comes in. … [Read more...] about Personal Finance Classroom S2E2: Why every millennial must have insurance?
The budget is out of the way. The external environment is good. The US Federal Reserve is now in a dovish mood. Since the US has put sanctions on Venezuelan crude, making the commodity head northwards, it will be under pressure to allow the countries importing crude from Iran some more time beyond May, which augurs well for India. … [Read more...] about Budget aimed at winning back core constituency of urban middle class: VK Sharma
The court upheld a Trump administration rule allowing for such exemptions, and government estimates cited in the decision indicate that roughly 70,000 to 126,000 women could lose access to insurance-paid contraception. Under Barack Obama, regulations had exempted houses of worship but not other religious-affiliated organizations, The New York Times reports. … [Read more...] about 126,000 women could lose access to birth control after Supreme Court ruling
"In a bearish scenario, sector leaders with relatively stronger balance sheets, higher earnings visibility, strong cash flows, and management with a good track record should be preferred. Investors should avoid companies with high leverage," Mahesh Patil, CIO – Equity, Aditya Birla Sun Life AMC told Moneycontrol. … [Read more...] about Sensex jumps over 2,400 points; 4 factors which fuelled the rally
Q) We have seen massive wealth erosion in most of the top-quality stocks in FY20, and as we step into FY21 some of those names could give multibagger returns if someone is investing in them now. Could you highlights 3-5 such stocks that hold that potential? … [Read more...] about Keep an eye on ESG stocks, could grow big post COVID-19: Lav Chaturvedi