We look at the best and worst performing BSE indices of the decade
17-Jan-2023 •Asif Ali
Indexing in India has come a long way from its heydays of the 80s. Apart from indices based on market cap, the Bombay Stock Exchange now hosts several sectoral indices tracking the performance of various industries.
In that spirit, we decided to investigate how the indices of Asia's oldest stock exchange have fared over the years.
We looked at the annual performance of popular BSE indices since 2009. Next, we investigated each year's top three and bottom three performers.
Here's what we found.
featured five times among the top three best performers.
But investors be forewarned; we are not recommending investing based on this list. While a sector might have a consistent record of good performance, every industry is susceptible to cycles. Please do the due diligence before investing.
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