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Most stock portfolios constructed using one style (or factor such as value, growth, momentum and volatility) typically underperform when the underlying premise does not fit prevailing market conditions. The Nifty Alpha Low Volatility 30 Index aims to address this problem by employing more than one factor to select stocks for the portfolio. According to the fund house, the back-test shows this index outperforming the Nifty 50, Nifty 100 as well as broad indices such as the S&P BSE 500 in eight out of ten calendar years. Of course, there is no certainty of such an outperformance in the future. … [Read more...] about ICICI Pru Alpha Low Vol 30 ETF NFO: Should you invest?
The genetically modified cotton was developed by a lab within Australia’s national science agency, CSIRO. The team, led by senior research scientist Dr. Colleen MacMillan, has managed to create vibrantly colored cotton plant tissue in petri dishes. Over the next few months, the scientists will work to grow this tissue into flowering cotton plants that will be able to reproduce. The ultimate hope is that these cotton plants can be spun into fibers that can be made into colorful clothes, which don’t require any dyes. … [Read more...] about Scientists are growing psychedelic cotton in the lab