A guest session was organized in the subject Advanced Corporate Finance on the “topic valuation of securities” at Jaipuria Institute of Management, Lucknow on 31st January, 2020
With the guest speaker as Mr. Arvind Chaudhary, Aditya Birla Finance, Regional Head, Uttar Pradesh under the guidance of Prof. Sushma Vishnani. The guest was introduced to be a person of great knowledge and an experience of more than twelve years in the corporate world inducting the companies like Career Launcher, Life Insurance, ICICI Bank, IndusInd Bank. He expounded the current market scenario of trading in and trading out. He happens to be an alumnus of Jaipuria Institute of Management, Lucknow.
The valuation of bonds, stock was very well explained. He threw light on the measures to value the same. The students were put to wear their thinking hats. The Indian stock market is measured by SENSEX and NIFTY. Relationship between earnings and price was also a major aspect of this discussion. The valuation of a security depends upon the top line of a company and its brand image. He also told the audience that the only way to reach out to large number of people was to be genuine in approach. In addition to this, the guest made students understand how the statistical tools on price related were put to execution through live examples. Standard deviation was being focused on by the speaker.
Besides this, a pictorial representation of one-minute data was showcased in reference to the fractal nature of prices. The students were questioned about the buying or selling or keeping on hold the shares in the market at a particular point of time. Moving average of prices was also emphasized. He altogether gave a new dimension to the learning of students. The vote of thanks was given by Prof. Sushma Vishnani.