ISSN (Print) - 0012-9976 | ISSN (Online) - 2349-8846
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Stock Market- Digesting the Budget

March 1, 1986 Stock Market Digesting the Budget THE stock markets beat a retreat under pressure of light but persistent offering during the special budget session on Friday evening as also during the trading session on the following day; rarely is the market kept open on a Saturday. Apparently, the markets did not take kindly to V P Singh's budget for 1986-87 which unlike his 1985-86 budget, contained no big pleasant surprises. But the magnitude and the manner of selling did not indicate that the markets were very much disappointed with the budget. The retreat was orderly and quite modest. Equity price indices

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