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  • Feb 13, 2014

    The one ratio you should not ignore

    Here is today's recommended reading list from Equitymaster...

    Why holding paper gold is not as good as physical gold?
    Gold has caught the fancy of nearly every investor. And particularly for Indians like us, gold will always remain an object of desire. But recently gold prices have declined. The main culprit for gold's lackluster performance over the past year is something else. Read on to find out. (Zerohedge)

    The one ratio you should not ignore
    Could you name one financial ratio that tends to get ignored the most despite its importance to a firm? Well, popular investor Kenneth Fisher has zeroed in one such ratio which he thinks remains largely ignored in spite of its great ability to help the company fine tune its future. Interested in knowing what this ratio is? Well, you'll have to read on to find out. (Forbes)

    The shady side of the government
    Here is an interesting repertoire of how the Finance Minister himself has indulged into maligning the accounting principles and present a clean but rather dubious picture of the current state of affairs of the economy. With the elections on threshold, it does not come as a surprise. But what's interesting to note that the incumbent government has left no stone unturned to complicate the issues for the new government. The next government has a huge financial hole to fill. What led to this malaise? Read on the enlightening piece below to get finer details: (Firstbiz)

    Bitcoin is in serious trouble
    Bitcoin has been in the news for the wrong reasons lately. However, entrepreneurs building businesses around Bitcoin say they are confident the virtual currency will survive a series of technical problems that have affected it. But Read on to find out why bitcoin is in serious trouble? (CNN Money)

    Which banking union is EU talking about?
    The European Union designed different strategies to try to get over the Euro crisis that sprung in 2010, as well as to strengthen the Economic and Monetary Union. One of them is the creation of a banking union. So what exactly are they talking about? Read on to find out.. (Forbes India)

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