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PGDM –FINANCE – Sem.

IV
Sub. 402

2 desk research projects

Divide the class into 10 groups of 6 to 7 students each. Each group should have 1 guide.
Consult your project guide from time to time.

Project 1: Financial Analysis (Based on Advanced financial management, financial
statement analysis, Economics, Business Policy & Strategic Management)

1. Select the industry of your own choice (Think about the industry that you like or
the industry which you feel in growing or the industry where you would like to
make career. Avoid repetition of the same industry in the same class)
2. Collect industry information regarding:
(a) History of the industry
(b) Current scenario of the industry
(c) Major changes in the industry
(d) Main players in the industry
3. Select 1 company from the industry selected by you.
4. Collect the annual reports of the company for last 3 years.
(Printed copies or soft-copies downloaded from the internet are acceptable)
5. Calculate the important ratios in the following groups from the financial
statements:
(a) Liquidity ratios
(b) Structural ratios
(c) Profitability ratios
(d) Turnover ratios
6. Comment on the financial position of the company.
7. Comment on the role played by this company in the industry as a whole.
8. Draft a report on the same in the given format:
(a) Title
(b) Introduction (minimum 2 pages)

2011. Draft a report on the same in the given format: a. Download technical analysis charts regularly from the websites mentioned earlier. A4 size. (c) Industry overview (minimum 2 pages) (d) Company information (minimum 2 pages) (e) Financial Statement Analysis (calculation of all ratios) (minimum 15 pages) (f) Conclusion and your own comments (minimum 1 page) Use the software Prowess and websites like moneycontrol . You have selected 6 -7 companies for the same. font 12. can also be used. Advanced Financial Services. Submit the project on 15th March. Merchant Banking. Annexure (P&L A/c & Balance Sheet of the company and any other secondary data that you have used. investopedia. NSE. 3. 2011. Conclusions and your own comments (minimum 1 page) f. (minimum 2 pages per company) e. spiral binding. Project 2: Equity research (Based on Security Analysis & Portfolio Management.) g. & Feb. and the official websites of the companies to get the data. Daily newspapers will also provide a lot of data.com. Various journals that are purchase by our library should also be used. Fundamental analysis of the companies. Bibliography The report should be submitted in MS word format. Title b. wealth management companies. and Economics) 1. Technical analysis for Jan. Your group has already selected an industry of your own choice for project 1. The websites of BSE. yahoo finance etc. Introduction (minimum 1 page) c. . (1 company per student) 2. CRISIL etc. (minimum 1 page per company) d.com.