Sign up for Equitymaster's free daily newsletter, The 5 Minute WrapUp and get access to our latest Multibagger guide (2018 Edition) on picking money-making stocks.

This is an entirely free service. No payments are to be made.

Download Now Subscribe to our free daily e-letter, The 5 Minute WrapUp and get this complimentary report.
We hate spam as much as you do. Check out our Privacy Policy and Terms Of Use.
Will Iraq derail Asia's current account balance? - Views on News from Equitymaster
  • MyStocks


Login Failure
(Please do not use this option on a public machine)
  Sign Up | Forgot Password?  

Will Iraq derail Asia's current account balance?
Jul 21, 2014

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

Warren Buffet's views on diversification
Warren Buffet's message to investors is certainly of a great essence. His verses and ideas convey an important learning from them. In of the letter to shareholders, Warren Buffet said - "We try to avoid buying a little of this or that when we are only lukewarm about the business or its price. When we are convinced as to attractiveness, we believe in buying worthwhile amounts." An article on Motley fool, discusses about Warren Buffet's ideas on diversification and what safety measures should investors take while diversifying the assets. Read on to know more about the same. (Fool)

Grantham's lessons as a novice investor
The co-founder of GMO, Jeremy Grantham is among highly knowledgeable investors. Grantham started one of the world's first index funds in the early 1970s. But even Grantham has seen various failures, and has learned some insightful lessons in his long investing career. Read on the article on Business Insider, to discover about Grantham's failures and leanings from them. (business Insider)

What habits do really wealthy people follow?
Let's just forget about accumulating wealth from stock markets and cast the net wider. In other words, wealthy people from all walks of life have certain traits which are common among them. Please click on the link to see a wonderful info graphic that highlights the so called habits that rich people follow. (Visual Capitalist)

To be or not to be greedy?
Hardly anyone ever escapes it. And yet everyone deplores it. So much so that it is seen as a taboo. We're talking about greed. Should investors be greedy? Well, it seems greed may not be bad if it exists at the right time in the right proportion. Here is an article that gives an interesting perspective on this very topic in the investing context. Read on... (Gurufocus)

Will Iraq derail Asia's current account balance?
Most countries in the Asian region have concerns with regard to their current account balance. Further, Asian economies, India, China and South Korea in particular, are heavily dependent on Iraq for crude oil imports. Therefore the deteriorating security situation in Iraq poses serious threat to oil prices for these economies. Will crude imports therefore derail Asia's current account balance? Read on to find out. The Wall Street Journal)

This article is for information purposes only. The link in this article will let the User leave www.equitymaster.com and proceed to the linked article. The User's use of each such site is subject to Terms of Use on www.equitymaster.com and other terms of use, if any, contained within each such site. Any data and charts if used, in the article have not been authenticated by Equitymaster and Equitymaster do not claim it to be accurate nor accept any responsibility for the same. The views, if any in the linked article are not of Equitymaster. Equitymaster will not be responsible for any loss or liability incurred to any person as a consequence of his or any other person on his behalf taking any investment decisions based on this article. Please read the detailed Terms of Use of the web site.

Equitymaster requests your view! Post a comment on "Will Iraq derail Asia's current account balance?". Click here!


More Views on News

What They Forgot to Tell You About Sensex at One Lakh (Smart Contrarian)

Nov 29, 2017

Stocks that could beat Sensex returns in the long term.

How to Ride Alongside India's Best Fund Managers (The 5 Minute Wrapup)

Jun 10, 2017

Forty Indian investing gurus, as worthy of imitation as the legendary Peter Lynch, can help you get rich in the stock market.

The 7th Secret to Beating the Sensex 2x (Smart Contrarian)

Feb 19, 2018

If I were to give my conference presentation all over again, I would have loved talking about this seventh secret to beating the index 2x.

PM Modi, Nehruvian Economic Policies Aren't Going to Get Us Anywhere (Vivek Kaul's Diary)

Feb 19, 2018

The increase of customs duty on a whole host of products in the budget, stinks of the Nehruvian era on the economic policy front. It isn't going to take us anywhere.

Have You Submitted Your Tax Saving Investment Declarations? (Outside View)

Feb 17, 2018

PersonalFN explains the care to be taken while submitting tax saving investment declarations.

More Views on News

Most Popular

Benjamin Graham Deep Value Stocks

The insights from a man who pioneered arguably the most successful form of investing there is.

Here's What You Should Do in this Market Crash(The 5 Minute Wrapup)

Feb 6, 2018

The market correction has provided a golden opportunity to buy five high-quality safe stocks.

The Era of Easy Money is Coming to an End. What Happens Now?(Vivek Kaul's Diary)

Feb 9, 2018

The easy money policy of the Federal Reserve of the United States, which drove up stock markets all over the world, is ending, with the Federal Reserve looking to shrink its balance sheet.

The Markets Want Your Money. Don't Give It to Them.(Smart Contrarian)

Feb 9, 2018

MFs are having a gala time taking money from over-eager investors and funneling it into equities. Smart investors, though, know better than to do that.

The Big Gamble(The Honest Truth)

Feb 15, 2018

Once you accept the fact that elections are round the corner and that this budget is geared to reach a 40% target, everything makes sense.


Small Investments
BIG Returns

Zero To Millions Guide 2018
Get our special report, Zero To Millions
(2018 Edition) Now!
We will never sell or rent your email id.
Please read our Terms


Feb 19, 2018 01:41 PM