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Retail Shareholders Are Lapping Up Falling Knives
May 8, 2018


Today's chart illustrates how retail investors are increasing their stake in stocks that have plunged over the past few months.

These stocks have fallen due to corporate governance issues, lack of management integrity, or debt worries.

Take Gitanjali Gems for example...

The stock has dropped by whopping 95% since the start of 2018. Despite this, more than 12,000 retail investors have bought the stock. This amounts to a 3.3% increase in their shareholding.

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Data Source: Economic Times, Ace Equity

This Chart Of The Day was published in The 5 Minute WrapUp - Don't Catch Falling Knives Like Vakrangee or PC Jeweller...

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