How to analyze loss-making companies?


Most of the people in the stock market judge the future of a company based on its past data & track records. But is it enough?🤔 Does the past of a company decide its future? This course will help you understand how numbers can act as a trap for you & how much you should consider them and to what extent.

1 Modules

25 mins


Course Outline

What you will learn: 

  • Learn when to ignore the numbers and focus on qualitative factors for company analysis.

  • Uncover the companies that could shape India's future.

  • Explore the most dynamic industries and the companies driving innovation and growth.

  • Discover how the digital revolution is affecting the stock market and which multi-baggers of the past might not stand a chance.

About Course

As Indians, we are obsessed with number1️⃣2️⃣3️⃣..... Parents watching out for ‘Sharma-Ji Ke Ladke Ka Number🔍, you wishing for a miraculous increase in the numbers in your bank account, etc. even selecting and investing in stocks. It’s natural to think of the stock market as a ‘number game’ but it is so much more than that.

Keeping an eye over numbers is good but relying on them completely may sometimes be not of much use. Crunching numbers and making the base for your investments without considering other factors may sometimes not give you very great returns, but it may sometime mislead you with the wrong facts ignoring some of the Qualitative aspects of the company. So, to prevent this, enter Qualitative Analysis – the unsung hero of investing. While quantitative analysis crunches numbers, qualitative analysis helps investors tell the story behind the numbers. It's like solving a mystery by looking for clues in the details. 

So, this course highlights three scenarios in which numbers play the least role in analyzing that company rather than the economics around the industry plays a major role. The course explains this concept using examples of different companies. 

So, dear investors, don't let the numbers fool you. Look beyond them, and you might be surprised at what you find. Take a dive into this course, and you'll see that it's an essential tool for any investor's toolkit.

What you will get?





Course Syllabus

  • Numbers matter but not always


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There are no prerequisites for the course. However, it would be helpful if you first watch “Qualitative Analysis’' as it would help you understand the basics of investing. 

Quick, quicker, quickest! This course falls under the Sprint category and can be completed in 25 minutes duration.

This course talks about certain sectors where numbers do not play a major role in analysing the companies rather economics around the sector play a major role.

No, you do not need to install any specific software for this course. However, it is advised for a user to have an active Internet connection and an updated web browser for a seamless learning experience.

Finology provides you with an opportunity to access all its tools and courses by subscribing to Finology One. Hence, you can access this course as long as your subscription of Finology One is active.

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Quest will make you aware about investing and the secret to growing wealth. As against popular opinion, you do not always need to earn more money to be rich. In fact, financial awareness is the key to wealth creation & Quest will help you to make this journey simpler. The courses in Quest are easy to understand and explained using close-to-reality scenarios which makes learning fun and relatable. Plus, you can access it anytime and anywhere on the go, which is a cherry on the top!

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