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how to check the quality of a company

How To Check the Quality of a Company

This post is necessitated because of the recent controversies generated around PC Jewellers, Manpasand Beverages, Vakrangee, etc. This checklist contains both qualitative and quantitative factors and if you apply it to any company, I’m reasonably…



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Financial Risk Calculator Add On Notes

These notes should be read either before or after using the Financial Risk Calculator: Remember that nothing is sacrosanct and things keep changing over time. The Financial Risk Calculator is based on Altman’s Z-Score. The…


how to figure out a financial scam

How To See Through Financial Window Dressing

A researcher can easily discover financial jugglery by analyzing relationships from financial data.  Wild, unexpected or exaggerated fluctuations in these relationships point out that something is either unexplained or wrong. One off or unusual transactions…