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Experts advise you to buy stocks based on the “worth” or “earnings growth” of a company as reflected in its fundamentals. Those who advocate value investing suggest that you should buy stocks at prices sharply lower than their worth. But assessing the worth or the earning power of a company is the most difficult part of investing. Experts often get it wrong. It is almost impossible for...
Hedge funds use a wide range of securities, are free to trade long or short and leverage themselves by borrowing 4-10 times their core capital. It is this leverage that fetches humungous returns for them when their bets go right. Thanks to the low interest rates at which they could borrow funds and a simultaneous sharp upward rise of all asset classes – equities, commodities, real estate, art,...
Don’t discuss politics, religion or sex and many things besides
Yan Yager, the guru of business protocol, says that the second important requirement of good business etiquette is ‘Be Discreet.’ As I mentioned earlier, a good manager is a repository of much confidential information - on confidential personnel evaluations, on the company’s plans regarding mergers and acquisitions, new product...