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Can new players give Asian Paints and Berger Paints a run for their money?

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Giants are entering the paints market! What is going to change for investors? The paint business doesn’t have very high entry barriers but setting up a distribution network is a Herculean task, especially if any company wants to take on the industry leader.

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Why is palm oil making the headlines nowadays?

Palm Oil
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Nearly 70% of cosmetics have palm products as an ingredient and half the packaged food we buy at grocery stores and quick services restaurants contains palm oil. Moreover, it is also used as a biodiesel and animal feed.

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What the market-cap-to-GDP ratio is and are you using it correctly?

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stock market capitalization to Gross Domestic Product (GDP) ratio—or simply put, market cap-to-GDP ratio— is considered to be one of the most crucial stock market valuation indicators. The market cap-to-GDP ratio of India appears to reflect optimism about potential corporate earnings.

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7 things investors should learn from Ganesha…

investment journey
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Lord Ganesha is known as Vighnaharta, the remover of obstacles. Accordingly, before beginning anything auspicious, he is the first to be worshipped. As we celebrate His festival, let’s try to adopt some of Lord Ganesha’s qualities to become more successful investors.

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Market top shaved off; is ‘sell the rally’ a new trend?

StockMarket
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Proponents of the decoupling theory are arguing these days that emerging markets may continue to do well (despite their recent correction) as the global economy recovers, irrespective of how (badly) the developed markets fare. Well, take all these claims with a pinch of salt.

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L&T proposes but Mindtree disposes

Mindtree hostile takeover
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Now that the black knight, L&T, is replacing VG Siddhartha, the only possible option left with the present management is to find another white knight to counter L&T’s potential takeover attempt. In essence, drawing a long term plan to combat L&T is an arduous task.

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