The CRR (Cash Reserve Ratio) cut by the RBI in its mid quarter policy review on the 17th of September is a signal rather than any concrete action on inflation or growth. The CRR cuRead More
The headlines itself is an anomaly. The Sensex, which is currently at levels of 18,500 is expected to move up by another 8.1% to 20,000 levels in the next few months. GDP growth, wRead More
The bond market is finally seeing some light at the end of the long tunnel. The market has been hit by inflation, rate hikes, and tight liquidity and ever increasing supply of goveRead More
The US Federal Reserve announced a much anticipated round of quantative easing in its policy meet on the 13th of September 2012. The Fed indicated that it would buy USD 40 billion Read More
Transcript of the Podcast Hi This is your editor Arjun Parthasarathy speaking. The Friday podcast is a new feature for the followers of Investors are Idiots.com. The brief podcast Read More
Indian economy is likely to see the lowest growth in fiscal 2012-13 since the 3.8% growth recorded in 2002-03. The trends in the first five months of fiscal 2012-13 suggest a sharpRead More
Thank you all for participating in the “Future of Investing Survey”. The survey results are enlightening and show the direction you investors will take in the future. We at InvestoRead More
The book by Ro Khanna, The Entrepreneurial Nation, which was reviewed in Firstpost.com, is released at the right time. The book talks about the US coming to the forefront of the woRead More
The Indian businesses of Tata Motors are dwarfed by its JLR business as seen from the Table below. In this tutorial on equity research analysis of Tata Motors, we will analyse the Read More
The yield curves in Japan and Germany are also upward sloping but they do not necessarily indicate economic growth or inflation. Let us look at the reasons for the upward slope in Read More
Top Down The top down approach to portfolio selection starts from the macro and goes to the micro. The investor using a top down approach will first analyse the outlook for the ecoRead More
Identifying the Indian Apple-Part 14 Eicher Motors, a brand leader in commercial vehicles and premium motorcycles (Royal Enfield) has performed credibly over the last three years bRead More
The sense of Déjà vu one gets from hearing about the sustainability of real estate and gold prices in India raises alarm bells. Every Indian who can afford to buy real estate and gRead More
The Incremental Credit Deposit Ratio (ICDR) for the current fiscal year to date is just 9.5%, implying that for every Rs 1 of deposits raised, only Rs 0.095 is being lent to borrowRead More
ECB exceed expectations by signaling its commitment to keep the Euro stable. The ECB has been granted power for unlimited bond purchases to prevent instability in financial marketsRead More