There are many stock-picking methods one could choose from, but the average investor usually gets in or gets out at wrong times. R Balakrishnan, explains what an investor needs to focus on. He walks participants through the common sense way of investing.
Mr R Balakrishnan is a regular columnist for Moneylife. He has over three decades of experience across banking, credit and capital markets. He was one of the founding team members of CRISIL. He also helped set up Malaysia’s first credit rating agency.
Mr Balakrishnan was head of equity research at DSP Financial Consultants Ltd and CEO & CIO of First India Mutual Fund. Apart from writing for Moneylife regularly, Bala is also part of a group of friends engaged in farming and retailing of vegetables and fruits.