Value Destroyers

Some of the best Indian companies have been huge value destroyers. Debashis Basu explains why

These are among the best names in the Indian corporate sector: Tata Motors, Indian Hotels, Gillette India (formerly called Indian Shaving Products), Procter & Gamble, Colgate-Palmolive, Hindustan Unilever, Tata Tea, Sundaram Finance… If you had invested in any of these great companies 10 years ago,...

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  • Sectors & Stocks For 2008

    These 7 sectors are hot but they are also high-risk Debashis Basu and Shailendra Lotlikar analyse

    How you choose your industry sectors determines what your stocks do for you. What sectors should you be exposed to in 2008? To determine this, we ran through the aggregate financials of all 49 sectors that we track. From among these, we have eliminated six sectors which have reported an...

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    Andhra-based Ambica Agarbathies & Aroma Industries Ltd is the only incense-stick company that is publicly-listed. The company manufactures and sells incense sticks, which is a humdrum business and easily catered by the fragmented small-scale sector. The margins are not great. Ambica has tried to introduce innovation in such a simple and highly competitive business. It has launched a host...

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