COLOMBO, Oct 20 (Reuters) - Sri Lankan stocks fell for the third session on Monday in moderate volume, led by profit-taking in blue - chips as investors awaited cues from the 2015 budget and the September quarter earnings amid speculations over an early election.
6.9616 (3.58% annualized). I was surprised how poorly this conservative stock group (similar to today’s Blue Chips ) did. I don't think an income investor would be happy with this performance though the income did grow a bit more
COLOMBO, Oct 9 (Reuters) - Sri Lankan stocks fell marginally on Thursday, moving further away from their near three-and-a-half-year high hit last week, amid profit-taking in blue - chips such as Ceylon Tobacco Company Plc and John Keells Holdings Plc.
MUMBAI, Oct 9 (Reuters) - Indian shares rose 1.5 percent on Thursday, snapping a three-day losing streak, as hopes the Federal Reserve would not rush into raising U.S. interest rates boosted heavyweight banks and blue chips such as Bharat Heavy Electricals Ltd.
Silver-rated BBH Core Select's penchant for blue chips at bargain prices has paid off over time, but it does tend to trail in bull markets.
MUMBAI, Sept 23 (Reuters) - Indian shares posted their biggest single-day fall in two-and-a-half months as blue - chips such as ICICI Bank tracked weaker global stocks on disappointment over European manufacturing data and concerns about
firms such as Exxon Mobil XOM, and sometimes technology giants such as Microsoft MSFT, Google GOOG, and Apple AAPL. Blue chips such as these have tended to be very good investments over time, but as a group they’ve lagged the broader market
MUMBAI, Sept 22 (Reuters) - India's NSE index rose modestly on Monday to notch its fourth consecutive session of gains, led by blue chips that have under-performed recently such as Tata Motors and Oil and Natural Gas Corp, although the mood was broadly cautious.
MUMBAI, Sept 22 (Reuters) - Indian shares rose modestly on Monday to notch their fourth consecutive session of gains, led by blue - chips that have under-performed recently, such as Tata Motors and Oil and Natural Gas Corp, although the mood was broadly cautious.
past six months and around 2.5% over the past five trading session. I continue to believe a higher allocation to blue chips is warranted in this environment as I outlined in Real Money Pro this week . I did make one move based on the action