FrontPage is India's Stock Market Social Network
Join 50,000+ Traders and Investors
Find answers to all your questions on live INFY message board: Is INFY buy or sell? Should I buy INFY shares? Why are INFY shares falling? Should I invest in INFY stock?

forum

INFY Share Price Discussion

Infosys Ltd.
NSE: INFY | BSE: 500209 | ISIN: INE009A01021 | Sector: Information Technology

Opinion | A cry-wolf whistleblower at Infosys - Mint.com
12-Nov-2019 03:50:11 PM
New Delhi
New Delhi, Nov. 12 -- Another Infosys employee seems agitated by what he sees as transgressions by its chief executive officer (CEO) Salil Parekh. The anonymous Infoscion, who claims to be working in the software major's finance department, has written a letter to its chairman, Nandan Nilekani, listing out charges against the CEO that involve expenses. Parekh, it says, has not relocated to Bengaluru, where the firm is headquartered, and works from Mumbai instead. As a result, goes the gripe, the company has so far incurred Rs.22 lakh on Parekh's air travel and local transportation. The letter goes on to allege that many employees have taken a cue from that and started working from home.
To top it all, the whistleblower also has a theory of an ulterior motive that is gleefully ascribed to the CEO. Parekh, the letter alleges, has stock market investments in several firms, and he stays in Mumbai to oversee those.
The investment portfolio story is easy to dismiss as bizarre. Thanks to internet connectivity, stocks can be tracked from anywhere on the planet. As for travel expenses, while Infosys founder CEOs may have exercised frugality, there is nothing extraordinary about top executives piling up such bills. Their time is valuable, a vast sum of shareholder wealth is at stake, and how they optimize their schedule to generate value is best judged by them. Globally, CEOs to megacorps are known to use a combination of private jets and helicopters to save time and personal energy. In general, the whistleblower seems to be crying wolf. Published by HT Digital Content Services with permission from MINT. For any query with respect to this article or any other content requirement, please contact Editor at contentservices@htlive.com
1
Reply
Recent posts in INFY
1
Reply
A
Reputation: 107,874 • Today 7:04 AM

Type
Buy
Instrument
INFY AUG20 950 CE
Entry Price
₹32.25
Price@Trade
₹32.25
Target Price
₹45
Stop Price
₹31
Valid Till
Aug 27, 2020 3:20 AM
Margin
₹387,000 approx for 12000 Qty
Status
Exited
Exit Price
₹34.85
Net P&L
+₹31,200 (+8.06%)
Like
Reply (1)
A
Reputation: 107,874 • Today 6:31 AM

Type
Buy
Instrument
INFY AUG20 950 CE
Entry Price
₹32.85
Price@Trade
₹32.85
Target Price
₹40
Stop Price
₹28
Valid Till
Aug 27, 2020 3:20 AM
Margin
₹394,200 approx for 12000 Qty
Status
Exited
Exit Price
₹33
Net P&L
+₹1,800 (+0.46%)
Like
Reply (1)
T
Reputation: -1,429 • Today 6:18 AM

Type
Buy
Instrument
INFY AUG20 910 PE
Entry Price
₹16.35
Price@Trade
₹16.35
Target Price
₹36
Stop Price
₹6
Valid Till
Aug 4, 2020 3:20 AM
Margin
₹39,240 approx for 2400 Qty
Status
Validity Over
Exit Price
₹14.1
Net P&L
-₹5,400 (-13.76%)
Like
Reply (1)
T
Reputation: -1,429 • Today 6:16 AM

Type
Buy
Instrument
INFY AUG20 920 PE
Entry Price
₹19.5
Price@Trade
₹19.5
Target Price
₹39
Stop Price
₹9
Valid Till
Aug 4, 2020 3:20 AM
Margin
₹46,800 approx for 2400 Qty
Status
Exited
Exit Price
₹19
Net P&L
-₹1,200 (-2.56%)
Like
Reply (1)
N
Reputation: 4,641 • Today 5:51 AM
As Buffett starts buying stocks, D-Street analysts wonder if they should go top-down or bottom-up
BSE Sensex is up 45 per cent from its March low. Marketmen say while the domestic indices look richly valued at this point, there do exist pockets of stocks with reasonable valuations.
The Economic Times
Like
Reply