When the markets turn iffy again, in charts
SummaryStocks had a dream run after the early pandemic crash, with a baffling response from investors. How they help staunch the bleeding amid the current turmoil remains to be seen
The Nifty 50’s upward jaunt from 7,500 to 18,000 within a space of two years has been cut short by a cocktail of challenges ranging from frantic central bank moves, to the war in Ukraine. However, while it lasted, the upsurge since the early lows of the pandemic was one of the most resurgent stock market recoveries in decades, according to a Mint analysis in a new series of how India Inc. has recovered from lockdowns.