• MAY 2, 2014

Which is the right portfolio for you?

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

Few more limitations of the DCF method of valuation
Guys over a fool.com are running a decent series on the DCF method of valuation and its limitations. In this third and final article in the series, it talks about how DCF fails for aggressive acquirers and also companies with low efficiency. Do read on to get into more details. (The Motley Fool)

Which is the right portfolio for you?
In addition to picking the right stocks and buying them at right valuations & prices, a well constructed portfolio pays a big part in determining the overall returns to an investor. Here is a good write up on the four basic steps an investor can take to build and maintain his portfolio. Read on to know more. (Investopedia)

Who controls the gold price?
Gold is an actively traded commodity in the world markets. It would seem that it is not possible for any entity to control its price. But this is not true. As per the latest figures from the world gold council clearly suggest it is China that determines the price of gold. (Safe Haven)

3 fundamental questions to answer before you build your portfolio.
Everyone wants to build the best possible investment portfolio. However the fact is that there is no such thing as the best strategy. Each individual has different needs and his/her portfolio has to different. This important article lists three crucial questions that must be answered before starting to build a portfolio. (About.com)

Questions for Warren Buffet
The Berkshire Hathaway AGM is around the corner and the 'Woodstock for Capitalists' as it is called, will see many investors pose questions to Buffet. In this article, Morningstar spells out the questions that they will ask the Oracle of Omaha. (Morning Star)

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