29.2 -0.39 (-1.35%) Sell

GENUSPOWER investors incur serious losses

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GENUS POWER INFRASTRU LTD ranked among the worst performers on Friday. It delivered -1.35% to close at 29.2. It is currently trading -65% below it's 52 week high of 83.54.

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Buy-and-Hold investors in GENUSPOWER experienced a maximum drawdown of -30.81% over the last three months. It delivered -19.67% during this strong bearish trending period. There were no long signals during this period, where the short signal generated good profits of +19.67% for investors.


GENUSPOWER has been underperforming the NIFTY-50 index in recent time. It showed significant underperformance (compared to the NIFTY-50 index) from 15 Jan, 2018 to 1 Oct, 2018. Over the last 2 years 11 months and 13 days, GENUSPOWER underperformed the NIFTY-50 index on 55% days.

During the last three months GENUSPOWER was mostly loss making and delivered on average -0.29% per day. It's best return during this period (of +17.69%) was on Wednesday, 10 Oct, 2018. While it's worst loss in the same period (of -7.11%) was on Monday, 1 Oct, 2018. The longest stort-term trend during this period was 10 profitable days, which started on 29 Oct, 2018 and went on till 12 Nov, 2018. This bullish trend returned +15.14% to investors.

The last 12 months saw GENUSPOWER's investors making profits in 4 months and incurring losses in 8 months. GENUSPOWER was less consistent in delivering monthly returs than NIFTY-50 index. GENUSPOWER was also a more risky investment than NIFTY-50 index as it's worst month in the last year, Feb 2018, returned -22.55% compared to -6.42% returned by NIFTY-50 index in Sep 2018. GENUSPOWER had a longer winning streak of losing months than NIFTY-50 index. It went down in 4 straight months (from Aug 2018 to Nov 2018) during which period it delivered -28.08%. It is interesting to note that both GENUSPOWER and NIFTY-50 index significantly outperform during months when quarterly/annual results are announced.

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GENUSPOWER is currently seeing overall fall in volatility. In comparison, the NIFTY-50 index is seeing decrease in volatility. During the last three months, there was a significant fall in GENUSPOWER's volatility from 24 Sep, 2018 to 19 Nov, 2018. While there was a significant fall in the NIFTY-50 index's volatility from 21 Sep, 2018 to 5 Dec, 2018.

Advanced/professional short-term investors should note that GENUSPOWER has significant negative skewness in it's return distribution. This indicates that GENUSPOWER is very risky for short-term investment and can significantly underperform for long durations.

GENUSPOWER has more chance of extreme outcomes than the NIFTY-50 index. Therefore, GENUSPOWER must receive a lower allocation than NIFTY-50 in your portfolio. NIFTY-50 index usually has shorter drawdown period than GENUSPOWER.

Based on your interest in GENUSPOWER you may find it interesting to know that BAJFINANCE is a large cap that has shown remarkable performance and deserves to be on every investors' watchlist.

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