How will you feel if 5000 shares you sold at par (Rs 10 face value) five years ago are quoted today at Rs 500 per share?
As the years progress by, some sectors take importance and are the market fancy during that time. Such times, one would see these stocks flaring up. To quote two examples. Infy was quoting around 95 - 100 Rs in 1991. An investment of Rs. 10000 at that time would have given you 100 shares. Going by a rough estimate, had anyone held on to those stock, by now he would have bee ...more