Introduction: With rapid urbanization and growing demand for housing in tier 2 and tier 3 cities, demand for home decor products has been rising. Govt’s push to affordable housing, will fuel the demand further. One of the key beneficiaries of such demand is Kajaria ceramics. Business and history: Kajaria ceramics is the largest tiles manufacturer […]
5 Financial Ratios you should use to become a smart investor
Introduction: For an average investor, analyzing financial statements could be a nightmare if one does not have basic accounting knowledge. So how can an average investor analyze financial statements of a company? This is where financial ratios come to the rescue. Financial ratios are data derived from the financial statements of a company (such as [...]
Why stock tips do not work and never will?
Why Stock Tips Do not work? It was 2004, When I was a teenager, I received a message on my phone which read something like this: “Intraday Tip: Buy NSL Corp CMP Rs.10, Target 15 stoploss Rs.8”. I was excited, some “professional” stock market analyst was willing to share his expertise with me, for free! [...]
Fear of investing and ways to overcome them
Fear of Investing: Fear of Investing is not new to us. For millions of years, fear has kept us safe from predators, a vital characteristic, that has kept us alive. While fear has played a vital role in our survival, it has contributed very little in our evolution. What has helped us in evolving as [...]