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The key to being a smart investor
Dec 26, 2014

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

Stock picking skills
Generally novice investors tend to get carried away by the big stories floating around stocks. However these stocks can be value traps and should be avoided as per Peter Lynch. Read on to know Peter Lynch’s ideas on what stocks to be given a miss. (Gurufocus)

How to deal with steep price correction?
A steep correction in a stock price, at times, compels investors to behave in an irrational manner. The author of this article has guided on the strategy to be taken when faced with price fall in order to arrive at a sensible decision. Read on to know more. (Cleareyeinvesting)

Reining in fiscal deficit
In order to achieve FY15 fiscal deficit target, the government has two options. Either the government can cut capital expenditure or reduce current expenditure. However the author of the article feels that reducing capital expenditure, at a time when the economy is on the recover path, is not a wise option. Read on to know more. (Reuters)

The key to being a smart investor
The key to being a smart investor is no rocket science. In this insightful article, the author lists down simple traits that have also been propagated by value investors such as Warren Buffett. Read on to know how being a successful stock investor is surprisingly simple. (Fool)

Madhu Gupta

Madhu Gupta (Research Analyst), ValuePro has a post graduate degree in both physics and finance. Having worked with India's leading economic research agency, she has a natural flair for numbers and analytics. She brings with her a near-decade long rich experience in the field of finance. A firm believer of the principles of value investing, she looks for robust businesses with durable competitive advantages.

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