Rates of income-tax in respect of income liable to tax for the financial year 2021-22 (AY 2022-23)

In respect of income of all categories of assessee liable to tax for the assessment year 2021-22, the rates of income-tax have either been specified in specific sections (like section 115BAA or section 115BAB for domestic companies, 115BAC for individual/HUF, and 115BAD for cooperative societies) or have been specified in Part I of the First … Read More » "Rates of income-tax in respect of income liable to tax for the financial year 2021-22 (AY 2022-23)"

Relaxation for certain category of senior citizen from filing return of income-tax

Section 139 of the Act provides for filing of return of income. Sub-section (1) of the section provides that every person being an individual, if his total income or the total income of any other person in respect of which he is assessable under this Act during the previous year exceeded the maximum amount which … Read More » "Relaxation for certain category of senior citizen from filing return of income-tax"

What is Intraday trading, and how it’s different from Swing trading

Intraday trading is referred to as day trading in the stock market. In this article, we will discuss what is day/intraday trading and how it differs from swing trading, and most importantly what are the things you need to understand to get started your stock trading career. We have two camps of traders: the day … Read More » "What is Intraday trading, and how it’s different from Swing trading"

Swing Trading in the stock market – All you need to know

Swing trading can generate additional income for your portfolio by improving your overall return. Many traders are using it for their living. Many traders take swing trading part-time in addition to their full-time job. If you want to consider it as full time then you should do a thorough analysis before getting in. In a … Read More » "Swing Trading in the stock market – All you need to know"

What is Short squeeze, and how it can impact your stock trading

In the stock market, a short squeeze is a situation in which a stock’s price increases significantly due to the rush of buying activities among short sellers to cover their short position. To understand short squeeze, you must know the followings; Short selling Short covering Why stock prices move up and down Short-sellers borrow stocks … Read More » "What is Short squeeze, and how it can impact your stock trading"

What is Short Covering in the stock market

In the stock market, you might have heard from market participants and news channels saying that traders in the market are covering short positions. As a beginner, you might be wondering what is short covering or what covering a short position means. In this article, we will discuss the following two important things on short-covering; … Read More » "What is Short Covering in the stock market"

Long Vs Short trade in stock market – What is the difference

You might have heard about the term short and long in stock market trading. These terms are referring to how the trade is initiated. It can be confusing for beginners to understand what these terms means, so in this article, we are going to discuss everything you need to know about what long and short … Read More » "Long Vs Short trade in stock market – What is the difference"

A beginner’s guide to investing and different types of investments

Investing means you are laying out money today with the expectation to get a lot more money back in the future.  This helps you to set aside money while working and use that money to meet your financial goals or enjoy your retirement life. In simpler words, this essentially means you are laying out money … Read More » "A beginner’s guide to investing and different types of investments"

A beginner’s guide to mutual fund investing – All you need to know

By investing in mutual funds, you are investing in a basket of common stocks or bonds or a mix of stocks and bonds, and other securities that are held within the fund. Mutual funds offer an alternative way to invest in the stock market. Most individuals are not interested in, do not have time for … Read More » "A beginner’s guide to mutual fund investing – All you need to know"

Top 10 reasons why share prices decline in the stock market

As an investor you need to know the reason for decline in share prices in the stock market. In this article, we will help you understand when a stock can decline and why you should get out of it. Earning slow down Earnings are considered as the oxygen of a company. Company’s financial health depends … Read More » "Top 10 reasons why share prices decline in the stock market"