Stocks for the Bear Market – Cyclical play: Ashok Leyland

I came across this quote and it got me thinking – as a stock market investor, how can I make use of the economic slowdown we are witnessing in India right now? The sector that is generally affected the most in an economic slowdown is the auto sector. And hence newspapers have been full of… Read More

Stocks for the Bear Market – Analysis of AIA Engineering

What kind of stocks should one buy in a bear market? Especially given the fact that bear markets are often accompanied by a slowdown in the local and/or global economy? We need to find companies with robust business models. We want companies with low debt so that they can survive through difficult times. We want… Read More

Ambika Cotton

What is the Business? Ambika Cotton is a speciality yarn producer based out of Tamil Nadu (Dindigal). It produces speciality compact yarn from long staple cotton procured from the US, Australia and India. Industry Structure Yarn production is a highly competitive industry with large labour requirement. Wide variation on raw material prices (cotton) cause frequent… Read More