Topic Archives: India

Fairfax India Holdings (FIH-U.TO, FFXDF) is a separate investment fund controlled (and about 1/3 owned) by Fairfax Financial (FFH.TO, FRFHF). For those unfamiliar, it was started because Fairfax wanted to put more into India, but felt there was a limit to what they could invest in that one country — so they launched a separate […]

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    Perhaps you - and all of us - have good reason to worry. Consider: "The Nipah virus (NiV) is a type of RNA virus...nor...

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    India is doing far more with conscientious development to better handle future calamities than most by any reasonable e...

  • Michael Jorrin, "Doc Gumshoe"

    Those of us who live in the parts of the world where the pandemic is easing up are extremely lucky. And India has been...

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    Wonder if what is going on in India is more than covid 19....

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    I know of at least two people personally who had taken both the doses of Pfizer vaccine and had gone to India after the ...

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    I find it "both interesting and typical" that Western science has not exploited the experience of other areas of the wor...

  • Travis Johnson, Stock Gumshoe

    I don’t think they’ll have any trouble getting additional capital if they need it. Don’t know if they’d want mo...

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    I don't believe there is no evidence, there is plenty of it. But the most interesting point that he mentions is the eve...

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    it's market hero not market heroes. if you are going to post fake reviews at least try to get the name right. you are pr...

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    Thanks Travis, fantastic as always. As you've just dissected two of my holdings i thought i'd share my experience this...

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    Hi Travis as another one of the (should be) boring stocks whats your latest thoughts on fairfax india? I know the banga...

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    do a little reading about gates polio fiasco in india...

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    It is interesting how deep the rabbit hole goes and how incestuous it's all becoming. For example, NVAX just announced t...

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    India kicked Bill Gates outta the country for what he did to hundreds of thousands, if not millions - can;t remember - f...

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    Hey Travis, I'm fairly new at investing and I really enjoy your newsletter. What do you think of Fairfax India now? It's...

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    Thanks Dr. Gumshoe, for this entertaining analysis. Turmeric also has been used as an anti-inflammatory and antiseptic a...

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    I read Tilson's TAAS teaser pitch and then out of curiosity to find out which stocks he's hinting at, I came across your...

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    Hey Travis, I wanted to ask your thoughts on FFXDF, ie Fairfax India, moving forward. I made the mistake of allocating ...

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    What if hundreds of millions of holders of gold in India and China must sell to survive? Who will have the resource...

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    Peoples Liberation Army has to do something, that is the social contract governments have with population- no down side ...

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    In India, there are many gas stations that are equipped with Clean Natural Gas (CNG) filling for cars...

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    India must be delivering substantially more interest on saved cash than is the USA....

  • Travis Johnson, Stock Gumshoe

    I’m a little concerned, since the transaction seemed timed to boost book value just before closing the books on 2019, ...

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    Hi Travis firstly it’s good to have you back. On fairfax India I’ve owned the stock for a couple of years ( loss...

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    Thanks for that very good piece of work. I am overseas about 1/3rd of the time. I am writing this from India. Antibioti...

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    Tried seling a portion of my Fairfax India (FFXDF) shares but was blocked with a 144A restriction by Fidelity. No issu...

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    India...…..nobody is talking about India ! https://inc42.com/features/electric-revolution-the-electric-vehicle-startu...

  • SoGiAm

    While in India you may need some entertainment... and since I do not have an entertainment thread, here goes: $EROS htt...

  • Travis Johnson, Stock Gumshoe

    I’m not recommending anything, just telling you what I find appealing and what I own. The brokers cracked down on Fai...

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    $FYI - Energy Storage News - 6/4/2019 Some of todays articles; What solar can really do: SolarEdge’s augment...

  • Travis Johnson, Stock Gumshoe

    Don’t think I’ve ever owned MMYT, though I’ve written about it a few times. It’s far and away the largest OTA i...

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    Broker Fidelity has Fairfax India (FFXDF) listed as Rule 144A (restricted to restricted institutional trading). Th...

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    $FYI - The latest from Energy Storage News - 5/9/2019 Some of todays articles; Surviving extinction: What the ...

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    Thanks Joe. It makes logic sense that India has a huge market to be tapped in. What I don't know is why WIT stock hasn't...

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    The stock in questions was WIT, Winpro LLC of India. It moved from a close of $4.47 on Monday to its current late-in-the...

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    I've followed Mampilly for prox 2 1/2 years and have done quite well I think. Basically I just got tired of being upcha...

  • Travis Johnson, Stock Gumshoe

    I haven't traded the OTC US shares recently, my purchase was direct in Toronto via Interactive Brokers, but it sounds li...

  • Travis Johnson, Stock Gumshoe

    Haven't looked at them recently, though I see they've been trying to build in India through acquisition... including, ju...

  • Travis Johnson, Stock Gumshoe

    The earnings are largely irrelevant — the impact of the rise or fall in value of their investments in any given quarte...

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    Travis, I wonder if you could go into a little more detail on your thoughts on Fairfax India. I'm really unhappy with t...

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    $VRB.V - National Entry Phases Filed in South Africa, India and the United States for VanadiumCorp-Electrochem Proce...

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    Sorry, I don’t follow the India market (or the so-called “Emerging Markets” in general) but I chanced upon a brief...

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    I've been a subscriber for almost two years and in that time I've made some money plus or minus 15K BUT most of that was...

  • Jay Ram

    India in general is down in the past year, so it would be exceptional for any India fund to buck the trend. While I am a...

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    Mr Travis, do you (or readers) follow India markets as a whole? My 401k mutual fund (I have no choice) on India did poor...

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    Thanks MJ, This is the real reason I read stockgumshoe.Having worked in the “Health care” profession for decad...

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    India has Thorium. They had a plan to first build some uranium fired plants. And then to use their thorium for nuclear...

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    Great summery as usual Travis(the longer the better for me) couple of questions:- Do you think berkshire is still a buy ...

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    Travis, sorry I'm late to the discussion, but it is my understanding that NOK is building low cost phones for the emergi...

  • Travis Johnson, Stock Gumshoe

    Clean TeQ triggered a stop loss a while back, as cobalt prices dropped and the capex numbers for sunrise climbed — I s...

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    Hi Travis, I see that you talked about possibly letting Naspers trigger a stop loss. What are your thoughts (recen...

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    $EBIX long, growing presents in India https://finance.yahoo.com/news/ebix-acquires-miles-software-leading-125730736.htm...

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    I signed up to one of Doug Caseys newsletters predicting gold would soar in april 208 because of some Amnesty in India, ...

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    $FYI - EV Company News For The Month Of August 2018 by Matt Bohlsen @SA Includes: AAPL, APTV, AUDVF, BABA, BCCMY, ...

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    Travis, $EBIX long, has a growing presents in India. You make want to take a look at them. Founder and CEO is Indian and...

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    You were smart to doubt it. That's an ongoing world wide scam. The known sources are mainly from India, Nigeria, and Eas...

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    Thanks Sarah, this only helps get the story out there. Regards India I'd say that after China, India have a very good re...

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    FYI Dear Clean TeQ News Subscribers, Local Media Coverage Following release of the Definitive Feasibility Study f...

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    IMO I wouldn't say that they choose India per se. The mandate is what their attention is focused on. As the market for E...

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    CLQ put out an email today containing links about India's state owned firms being mandated to secure EV metals from 'abr...

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    Hopeful, obviously; but no deal announced yet. Ionic was to deliver new samples and meterials for testing, once they...

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    The preventative antibiotics situation is scary, especially in India. As always, thanks for all the information and i...

  • SoGiAm

    $FZO.asx > Sophisticated Investor research update Family Zone Cyber Safety Ltd (ASX: FZO, Family Zone or the Company)...

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    I sold my positions in India (ffxdf). I don't like corruption....

  • Travis Johnson, Stock Gumshoe

    Corruption is huge in India, as is bureaucratic molasses — that’s a lot of what reform is trying to address, having ...

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    Brilliant summary on India Travis! Corruption is specifically not mentioned as a risk but, as compassion and spiritualit...

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    Thanks for the write up, makes me want to go out and buy some Fairfax, but already have a lot of Fairfax India. Really ...

  • SoGiAm

    Results - ty https://twitter.com/BigCheds/status/987865849489952768 Catalyst $TAW asx https://twitter.com/gassin12...

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    Thanks Travis for the IIPR comments - gives me some confidence in the small speculative purchase week and half ago $3k I...

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    I think our credit cards will go on this coin with all of our licenses, passport, Birth Certificate, drivers, marriage, ...

  • SoGiAm

    Ionic Industries April update: https://mailchi.mp/73d90ee35125/new-patent-breakthrough-and-directors-interests-1077789...

  • Travis Johnson, Stock Gumshoe

    There are quite a few — INDA is the biggest broad Indian index ETF, and EPI is the earnings-weighted one Fromm wisdomt...

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    Thanks Travis for the insightful and detailed analysis. You gave me a new idea about india. Checking market daily requir...

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    Okta is the stock pitch The one they talk in India is a partnership with netki in california Estonia is something call...

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    Hi Travis/gumshoes, general question I’ve been meaning to ask following the portfolio updates. I’m from the UK and h...

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    It says: "The technology is already used in Estonia, India, and soon in China, etc." which is of course misleading. Indi...

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    I would trust a India gold exchange as much as the Rupee as a world currency....

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    Jean, It's BRAND NEW !! We don't even have it. China and India do. It will store everything you have driver's license...

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    They are saying in 4-8 weeks Ionic is going to have a JV with $CTEQF to market high tech public water purification in CH...

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    Solar is anything but free!! You have to buy the equipment all supplied from China so you've started by paying tax mone...

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    HN. I was referring to the two autoclaves fabricated in India in a rush order by Access Petrotec for BHP Billiton's Kwi...

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    Interesting. I am having trouble accepting any of your premises. Not caring about species going extinct? Is that o...

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    A keen Austrian environmentalist buddy, Max Deml, put me and my readers into a company which runs large solar electricit...

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    well. India and China come to mind. Suzuki, the parent firm of India's largest car-maker, Maruti Suzuki, announced i...

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    Even if china economy pulls back cant the develpment of AFRica and india and Parts of Asia drived commodity prices?...

  • SoGiAm

    EV Company News For The Month Of December 2017 https://seekingalpha.com/article/4134588-ev-company-news-month-december-...

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    Your very welcome, Ted. Lannas, You just have to be pinching yourself to be in Ebix!! This company is well on its w...

  • DrKSSMDPhD

    Because CEO Jeff Wolf is in India right now, coverage of Heat Bio $HTBX is delayed til at least January....

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    I think I've made more money from Sjuggerudd's information than from any other. His advice got me into Tencent, for exam...

  • SoGiAm

    The Passion Flower is known as the Clock Flower in India and Japan https://pbs.twimg.com/media/DPOaBcOU8AIHl1n.jpg ...

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    Mass adoption in china is at 52 percent In 5 years they will add the entire population of the US online. Another 5 year...

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    Something that is cheap and effective is putting ground tumeric/curcumin and black pepper on your food. It ruins the t...

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    Can anyone from US please help me in cancelling the auto renewal for the subscription? As i m from India and unable to ...

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    I've owned FFXDF for over a year and I can already tell this is going to be a long term holding. Love the fact it's Prem...

  • SoGiAm

    #CarSales - 2005 - India: 1.4 million, China: 5.7 million; #Now >>>> 2016 - India: 3.6 million, China:...

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    When Travis wrote up the Yatra warrants one of my US writers got excited and bought some and then proposed that we write...

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    $KRYS Krystal Biotech Dr. K; ipo coming this week for a pre-clinical gene therapy company founded only last year b...

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    I almost bought FRFHF a while back but went with FFXDF instead. It allowed me to invest in both Prem Watsa and India. Ca...

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    Same here! I lost too. I do not blame Moors directly though. The Fuc***g Wall Street lawyers set their dogs on the compa...

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