9 Facts about investing


The very famous Aswath Damodaran says,the equity risk premium is the key to investing & valuation .   Ben Graham told once Mr. Market is there to serve you, not to guide you.

And A crucial investing question: Do you know your time frame?

To cut short I am sharing 9 facts on investing below :-
1. Nine out of 10 people in finance don’t have your best interest at heart.

2. Don’t try to predict the future. Continue reading “9 Facts about investing”

The various credit ratings :-

Came across an interesting paper on the risk ascertain by the International Banks.

The risk had been divided on the basis of 5 ratings that are issued to access country risk:

India Growth Story

Apparently I did a lot of India growth stories through my postings. In the month of April when S&P downgraded India BBB- ?   that is the last rung in the ratings grade of S&P ,downgrade from here meaning India will be having speculative grade rating. I am very positive about it I don’t believe India’s growth problems are mainly related to global slow down. They are more structural in nature & need systemic changes.

Yesterday again S&P gave the red signal that India could be 1st BRIC to lose investment grade. Just look back Continue reading “India Growth Story”