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What's wrong with Gitanjali Gems?

Jul 26, 2013

Should Gitanjali Gems be on investor's radar after a massive fall in 2 months?

Are rising gold prices impacting all jewellers?

Sep 12, 2012

Equitymaster compares the first quarter FY13 performance of three jewellery companies.

Gold on Lease: An ideal hedging mechanism?

Jul 10, 2012

Equitymaster discusses the benefits of using Gold on Lease hedging mechanism by jewellers.

Is the company's cash its own? Dig Deeper.

Jul 4, 2012

Equitymaster discusses why reading and understanding the annual reports is important while investing.

The gems amongst Branded Jewellers

Mar 23, 2012

Equitymaster compares the branded jewellers based on their business model and other qualitative aspects.

Budget dulls investment in Branded Jewellers?

Mar 20, 2012

Equitymaster discusses the concerns regarding investing in branded jewellery companies.

Upsides to investing in branded jewellery cos.

Mar 15, 2012

Equitymaster discusses the benefits of investing in branded jewellery companies.

Will investments in jewellery companies sparkle?

Mar 13, 2012

Equitymaster discusses if branded jewellery companies provide good investment opportunities.

Retail Strategy: Focused or Broad Based?

Mar 6, 2012

Equitymaster discusses how retailers use different strategies to achieve the same objective.

The new game changer for Retail...

Mar 1, 2012

Equitymaster discusses how online retail is likely to change the face of India's retail sector.

Can companies rely on single high growth segment?

Sep 16, 2011

This article discusses why a company cannot rely on a single high growth segment.

Titan: Will the stock price double in 5 years?

Aug 24, 2011

This article discusses whether Titan Industries stock price can double in next 5 years.

Retail: Cost vigilance throughout

Jun 26, 2009

In our previous articles we highlighted the issues faced by the retailers and the operational issues that impacts their ability to sustain and/or improve profitability.

Retail: Not so easy going

Jun 24, 2009

In our previous article we highlighted the factors that led to disappointing retail growth. Apart from those mistakes, there is an operational issue that also hurts the ability to reward shareholders for the capital invested.

Retail: Sailing through hard times

Jun 17, 2009

The retail sector was growing at the rate of 30% to 40% and was expected to continue growing at the same rate going forward. Transition from the traditional retail to organised retailing was expected to take place on the back of changing consumer mindset, lower penetration levels, changing demographic mix, media proliferation, etc.

Retail sector: From sunrise to sunset?

Jan 15, 2009

Pegged to be the sunrise sector until a couple of months back, the global economic slump has hurt the booming retail sector's growth prospects like never before. The retailing business is linked to not just the consumption patterns and changing preferences of consumers but also to availability of disposable income in their hands.

Retail sector: SWOT analysis - Part I

Oct 1, 2008

Today, when you pick up a business daily to know what is happening in the Indian economy, it is hard to miss the news about investment plans outlined by companies across sectors.

Retailing: Upsides from here?

Jun 25, 2008

Retail players are the link between manufacturers and end consumers. As retailers eliminate the middlemen, goods are sourced at cheaper rates. The benefits of shorter supply chain are enjoyed by all the three parties involved, manufacturer saves on commission cost, end consumer gets the product as cheaper rates and the retailer enjoys retailing margins.

Titan Industries: What's ticking in?

May 27, 2008

In our previous articles we have looked at the different business segments of Titan Industries and the rationale behind the new initiatives.

Identifying a Retailing stock: Do's and Don'ts

Apr 9, 2008

In Views on News, Equitymaster has tried to highlight here some factors one should keep in mind before investing in an Retailing company. Know more

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