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How to Analyze NTPC: Reading News Items

Hello!

Today’s edition of the Business Standard carries the interview of NTPC’s Chairman and MD, Mr. Arup Roy Choudhury.

You can read the full interview:

1. On the paper’s website here.

Or,

2. Download the pdf from the SAPM coursepage.

Task

Relate the facts from the interview to the heads of NTPC’s Balance Sheet, Profit & Loss account and Cash flow Statement.

#1: Which heads are affected, why and how?

#2: Classify these facts as general, speculative, qualitative and quantitative from a value investor’s perspective.

As always, bonus points are on offer!

Until next time, then.

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