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Scan balance-sheets to assess health of companies

DNMUM394287 | 8/11/2017 | Author : Karthikraj Lakshmanan | WC :419

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Companies have become increasinly attentive towards looking after their health, especially when they are listed on the stock exchanges. Investors these days have myriad investment avenues many of which are professionally managed. However, it is always prudent for an investor to have knowledge about his investments, which can help him make the right investment decisions.
One of the best ways of assessing a company’s health is through its balance-sheet. which is a financial statement summarising a company’s assets, liabilities and equity capital at a particular time. It gives an insight into what the company owes and owns, money made in the preceding year and the amount invested by shareholders. However, since the balanc
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