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Moats Versus Boats - Part 5

In the second part, Raamdeo Agrawal talks about the challenge of identifying a moat

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Published 5 years ago on Apr 27, 2016 2 minutes Read

So you need to ask yourself where this magic is going to happen and for how long will it continue? Surely, the company needs to have a favourable competitive advantage. Think Colgate, Asian Paints or Bosch, Gillette or Parachute (Marico) these are wonderful companies with great moats.  Even in a sector like telecom, Bharti Airtel had the first mover advantage in 2003-2004. Then there is the Indian IT sector which has established itself both locally and internationally.

Even in commodities there is Hindustan Zinc with its low cost of raw mate

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