Want to construct your portfolio completely with index funds? Or want to construct the “Best portfolio” using index funds or ETFs? How would you do that? Good that there are many options available in the passive investing space. There are cap-based indices (Nifty 50, Nifty Next 50, Nifty Midcap 150 etc) and there are factor indices (Momentum, Low Volatility, Quality, … [Read more...] about How to build the “Best Portfolio” using index funds and ETFs?
Do you invest in midcap stocks or midcap funds? Which type of midcap stocks do well? While you want to invest in midcap stocks, you believe there is a lot of junk in midcap stocks and want to avoid such stocks. Well, there is a strategy index in the midcap space (Nifty Midcap 150 Quality 50) that aims to do exactly that. The index fund picks quality midcap stocks from … [Read more...] about Invest in midcap stocks? Do quality midcap stocks do well?
There is Low Volatility ETF and a FoF (that invests in the ETF) And there is a UTI momentum index fund now. I have a favourable view on both the indices. An investor asked: Which is better? Low Volatility ETF or Momentum Index fund? Should we invest in both? Easy question. Difficult answer. This post is likely to leave you disappointed if you are looking for an … [Read more...] about Low Volatility ETF or Momentum Index Fund: Which one to choose?
In an earlier post, we discussed factor-investing and compared the performance of various factor indices (Value, Momentum, Quality, Low Volatility, and Alpha). The performance of some of the factors especially, Quality, Low Volatility, and Momentum was impressive, both on risk and return front. What if we combine two factors? Or what if we pick those stocks that … [Read more...] about Nifty Alpha Low Volatility 30: Review and Performance Comparison