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Talking stock
As poll fever heightens, Outlook Business presents an eclectic mix of investment ideas

N Mahalakshmi

Soul Advantage

How ‘India’s Best NGOs to Work For’ draw the right talent by offering more than just a noble cause

Razeyeh Jalali | OCT 22 , 2018

Simply say, SHE ROCKS!

There is a sure-shot formula for companies to make workplaces inviting for women, And a few are already implementing this easy-to-replicate model. All you need is intent

Sandhya Ramesh | OCT 03 , 2018

New Playing Field

Large Indian IT companies are playing catch-up as their clients aggressively go digital

N Mahalakshmi | OCT 01 , 2018

The race of our lives revisited

Human beings have a history of responding well only to more immediate and tangible threats

Jeremy Grantham | SEP 17 , 2018

Credit Where It Is Due

Some companies are going beyond their brief and creating conditions for women employees to succeed

N Mahalakshmi | SEP 14 , 2018

Double Trouble

The pessimism that has engulfed the currency could end up taking stocks down a slippery path

N Mahalakshmi | AUG 30 , 2018

More Power To Them

The truism that if one can succeed in India, then one can succeed anywhere in the world is not bereft of merit as it is still not easy to do business here

N Mahalakshmi | AUG 24 , 2018

Emerging Markets—No Reward Without Risk

While there may be more pain in the short term, emerging markets are still the best investment opportunity available today

Ben Inker | AUG 22 , 2018

Adding Another Scoop

HUL snaps up Adityaa Milk to strengthen its position in the fast growing ice-cream and frozen dessert market

Krishna Gopalan | AUG 14 , 2018

Nordic Powerhouse

The Indian market has foxed many a dreamy-eyed MNC, but Ikea is going all out to win

N Mahalakshmi | AUG 03 , 2018

Adding Human Intelligence

Be careful before you remove the human from the consumer engagement equation 

Subrahmanyam KVJ | JUL 31 , 2018

Champions League

Companies that have put up a glorious performance over the past five years, irrespective of the economic or political environment

N Mahalakshmi | JUL 19 , 2018

In It For The Long-Haul

IndiGo needs a new success formula if it wants to crack long-haul

N Mahalakshmi | JUL 09 , 2018

Driving On Empty

If a sense of urgency is missing among automakers in taking electric seriously, it is because of the huge investments that have already gone into making conventional cars

N Mahalakshmi | JUN 19 , 2018

Career Advice I Wish I Had Paid Heed To...

Here's how to build a fulfilling professional life  

Lakshmipathy Bhat | JUN 19 , 2018

Beware of Those Bearing Gifts

Predicting future investment return based on current asset prices can increase the risk of capital loss

Glen Finegan | JUN 18 , 2018

"Sab bhav ke khiladi hain”

The stock market defies all laws of rationality and economics

Neeraj Batra | JUN 15 , 2018

Nothing Artificial About It

Innovative start-ups from India and around the world that are leveraging AI and technology to reshape business

N Mahalakshmi | JUN 11 , 2018

The Value Of ‘Overvalued’ Stocks

What should be your reaction to the success of investors who buy and hold seemingly overvalued stocks?

Rohit Chauhan | JUN 01 , 2018

Last Resort

The real strength of IBC will be tested when it is followed both in letter & spirit, and that can only happen if those with vested interests are not allowed to game the system

N Mahalakshmi | MAY 23 , 2018

Is investing starting to get difficult again?

If conditions prevailing in the first part of this year persist, asset valuations will very likely have to fall

Ben Inker | MAY 16 , 2018

Go west, young investor, but go wisely

Engage in intelligent investing where you have a fighting chance to make a decent return with a margin of safety

Rick Friedman | MAY 15 , 2018

An unlikely hero for Fortis Healthcare

Munjal-Burman’s winning bid for the beleaguered hospital chain raises more questions than answers

V Keshavdev | MAY 11 , 2018

Do all brands have a compelling story to tell?

Over time, consumers have found ways to ignore branding and to keep them interested, ads need to be relevant 

Lakshmipathy Bhat | APR 30 , 2018