May 2012

May 31, 2012

6 Reasons why the Time for Buying Solar Stocks has arrived

Solar Stocks have made their investors suicidal with drops of of 80-90% from the top common even amongst the biggest solar companies. A number of solar […]
May 30, 2012

Rise of UnderGround Economy and Pay Freezes Picture of New Normal in Europe

The New Normal which marked low to negative economic growth,high unemployment in developed countries of the West began after the Lehman Crash in 2008. It has […]
May 29, 2012

Solar Polysilicon Capacity Expansion stops after 4 crazy years of growth

Polysilicon capacity has almost grown by 10x in the last 5-6 years as massive demand growth from solar panels made suppliers add capacity without thinking about […]
May 28, 2012

Gujarat trailblazes solar energy growth in India with over 65% capacity and innovative 1 MW floating solar power plant

Gujarat has leapfrogged far ahead of other Indian states in solar energy installations. This is despite the fact that Rajasthan had won the lion’s share of […]
May 27, 2012

Oil 3x ETF – Explained & List of Major players

Oil 3x ETFs are leveraged Exchange Traded Funds designed to seek daily investment results, before fees and expenses, of 300% of the performance of the benchmark […]
May 25, 2012

Structural Unemployment does not spare the even buzzing Technology Industry

Structural Unemployment has become a big problem in developed countries where middle class jobs are being permanently destroyed. The advent of modern communications and technology has […]
May 24, 2012

Competition Commission of India tries to bring order to the Wild West Indian Industry

India has for long lacked an agency to control the monopolistic and predatory practices of Indian companies . The old MTRP Act had become quite toothless after […]
May 23, 2012

Solar in Saudi Arabia to be added at 2 Gigawatts annually for 30% Energy Generation – Fact or Fiction

Saudi Arabia has recently unveiled a new plan to add almost 40 Gigawatts of solar power over the next 20 years investing more than $100 billion. […]
May 21, 2012

Micro Wind Turbine Manufacturers – List

Micro-wind turbines are small-scale wind turbines that convert Wind Energy into electricity. The wind speed is the important factor on  which the amount of electricity generated […]
May 21, 2012

Facebook overvaluation proves itself with underwriters left holding shares worth billions of dollars

There is no disputing the fact of Facebook dominance in social media but its model of making money is far from proved to give it such a huge market value . The underwriters of the company are said to have massive amounts of shares worth billions which they have bought to hold the company's stock price above the IPO price of $38. The trading was marked by a number of glitches which is now being investigated by SEC. This has become a regular occurence reducing trust in the US capital market systems . A lot of the future earnings power is already built into the stock price of the company at $100 billion. It will take a lot of effort to get to the earnings level to justify the market price . In the fast changing technology landscape that is a huge risk . 3 years ago nobody would have questioned the dominance of Nokia and RIMM in the mobile space . But now these companies are fighting for survival. Stock picking is a game of probabilities and in the case of Facebook the current stock price does not justify the risk in buying it.
May 20, 2012

Smart Grid Companies – Concept & Benefits, List, Market Share & Industry

Smart Grid Companies A smart grid is an electrical grid, that is digitally enabled to procure & distribute information in order to improve the efficiency, reliability and […]
May 19, 2012

Solar Companies in India face Hard Times – Executive Departures, Debt Restructuring

Solar Companies around the world are facing hard times with bankruptcies galore. Not only hundreds of small installers, erstwhile behemohts like Q-Cells have defaulted on debt […]
May 17, 2012

Indian Insurance Industry Story Sours with Job Losses and Exits with ULIP Reforms and FDI No-Reforms

The Indian Insurance Industrywhich was massively booming like the telecom industry at one time in India is now seeing similar troubles. The industry saw many entrants […]
May 14, 2012

Pros & Cons of Globalization

Globalization refers to the increase in international trade & commerce amongst the different countries, through the  reduction of geographic barriers. With the rapid innovation of smart […]
May 11, 2012

Pros & Cons of Global Warming

Global Warming The increase in the average temperature of Earth’s atmosphere and oceans is known as Global Warming. It is believed to have started in 1975–80. Because […]
May 10, 2012

E-Waste in India grows by more than 500% in 7 years

India’s fast growing middle and upper classes are consuming electronic gadgets at an astounding rate.The replacement cycle has also decreased dramatically as growing disposable incomes means […]
May 9, 2012

Pros & Cons Of Online Banking

Online Banking With the increased use of Internet, a variety of avenues and  facilities have been opened for the masses. It gives us access to facilities […]
May 5, 2012

Pros & Cons of Biofuels

Biofuels The liquid fuels that can be obtained from biomass like plant matter or by the waste that living creatures produce, such as manure is known […]