“The inflation figure is particularly worrying due to the fact that the monsoon rains this year are expected to be lower than average, and that the escalating tensions in Iraq could send crude oil prices soaring,” Raghu Kumar, co-founder of RKSV Ltd., wrote in an e-mail.

Raghu Kumar

Raghu Kumar

Raghu loves trading, algorithms, and figuring out ways to beat the market. He enjoys workouts, naps, food, listening to Carnatic music, teaching his dogs (pug named Zenzi and Shih Tzu named Cactus) cool tricks, and spending time with family and friends.A list of his authored articles on NDTV Profit can be found at http://profit.ndtv.com/topic/rksv