From THE HINDU group of publications
Sunday, July 29, 2001



GDRs/ADRs of Indian Companies

Advances & Declines
Trends in Advances & Declines

BL - 250
How the broad market indices and industry-wise indices moved during the week
How the BL-250 industry-wise indices moved during the week

BL - 250 Pointers
Poor liquidity casts a pall over bourses
How the broad market indices and industry-wise indices moved during the week

Bond Recommendation
TISCO Regular Income Bond: Exit
IFCI Millionaire Bond: Sell
Hindustan Development Corporation: Sell

Capital View
Reconcile to altered equations

Chart Watch
Market sentiment remains bleak

Check it Out
First tax, now tax returns
To Hong Kong with love
Speedpost via Speednet
UTI Investors' Relation Cell
Touchscreen Kiosks
MCC Finance to wind up
Visits to the US more expensive
FD from ICICI Home
Home loan cells

Compound Yield Reckoner
Compounded yields - A ready reckoner

Corporate Moves
Corporate Moves

Current Scenario
Medium-sized software companies -- Survival strategy in slowdown era
Instinct for self-preservation
M&As: Tread with caution
Hidden liabilities

Debenture Diary
Debenture Diary

Earnings Focus
HLL: Pare down exposures
Wipro: Hold/Avoid fresh exposures

Eye on the Market
Disclosures: Tune in with the times

FD Rates
Interest rates on Deposits offered by Finance Companies
Interest rates on Bank Fixed Deposits

FD Recommendation
IDBI: Industrious in short term

FII Investment
Weekly Turnover/FII flows

LIC joins the yield-cut wagon
Bonds carry price risk
Corporate credit offtake still low
JM Tax Saver to be wound up
Private placement
You have the option of containing risk
Understanding option terminology
`All free rides have ended' -- Mr John Band, CEO, ASK-Raymond James, Mumbai
Investment strategy: Patience pays!
Insurance with a bond
Option Basics -- X
After rolling settlement -- Lower volumes, same pattern
Looking to derivatives

Future Outlook
US turnaround holds the key

Futures & Options
Divergent trend seen across bourses
Futures Guide
Good trading interest
Help Guide

Housing Loan Rates
Interest rates on housing loans

In Focus
Disinvestment Commission Version 2.0 -- More of the same

3000-unit limit may be enhanced -- Mr M. Damodaran, Chairman, Unit Trust of India

Know Your Laws
Dishonour of cheques -- How criminal liability arises
Dishonour of cheques -- Landmark ruling

NAV of Close-End Funds
Growth Funds
Income Funds
Balanced Funds

NAV of Open-End Funds
Money Market Funds
Growth Funds
Income Funds
Balanced Funds
Gilt Funds

News Notes
Infrastructure sector logs 1 pc growth in Q1
ICICI Home Finance launches FD scheme
Pvt insurance cos to focus on low claims, high premium areas
Inflation up to 5.17 pc

Other Recommendation
Madras Cements: Hold
Godrej Consumer Products: Buy
Asian Paints: Buy
Henkel Spic: Buy
Indo Matsushita Carbon Company: Buy

Pick of the Week
Frankling India Index Tax Fund -- Passive investing and tax sops

How the Pivotals moved: S & P CNX Nifty

Portfolio Watch
Zurich India Equity Fund: Invest
Kothari Pioneer Taxshield: Hold

Rating Update
Escorts Ltd
Sandvik Asia

K-Gilt Savings Plan: Cut exposures
IL&FS Growth and Value Fund: Sell/Switch to alternative diversified fund

S & P CNX Junior Nifty
Performance of S & P CNX Junior Nifty

Simple Economics
To hedge or not is the question

Stocks in the Limelight
VSNL ends the week down on lower net earnings

Tech Trail
Further downside likely in ITC
Weak undertone in Digital Equipment
Short-term outlook turns positive


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