• AUGUST 27, 2014

Why it is difficult to mimic Warren Buffett...

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

Why it is difficult to mimic Warren Buffett...
Warren Buffett's investing principles are like an open secret. The world knows it but rarely do people follow it. But why? If investing is so simple as explained by Buffett why can't people just imitate his investing style and make money... Read on to find out... (Nasdaq)

How to govern behavioural instincts while investing?
Behavioural traits play an important role in determining the success of an investment decision in equity markets. The following insightful article lists down psychological pitfalls of investing and how to avoid them. Read on to know more... (Millstonenews)

A panacea for woes faced by coal industry
Coal shortage has plagued the Indian economy. While delay in giving regulatory clearances was cited for sluggish coal output, a recent Court hearing has turned the blame once again on corruption by the ruling politicians. This article provides an effective solution to stem out the rot through privatization. Read on to know more... (Livemint)

An important metric for dividend growth stocks
While income and balance sheet statements are prepared on an accrual basis, the cash flow statement follows the cash basis focusing on inflows and outflows of cash. Therefore the cash flow statement presents the true picture of the state of a company's finances. Therefore while evaluating the long term sustainaibility of dividend growth stocks, analysis of free cash is a more appropriate metric. Read on to know more... (Gurufocus)

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