Assessing Investors’ Knowledge about Commodity Trading in India
MSV. Prasad1, G. Chaitanya Eswara Naidu2, B. Sandya Sri3

1MSV. Prasad, Head, Department of Finance, GIM, GITAM University, Visakhapatnam (A.P), India.
2G.Chaitanya Eswara Naidu, Research Scholar, Department of Finance, GIM, GITAM University, Visakhapatnam (A.P), India.
3B.Sandya Sri, Associate Professor, AVN College, Visakhapatnam (A.P), India.
Manuscript received on 05 February 2019 | Revised Manuscript received on 13 February 2019 | Manuscript published on 28 February 2019 | PP: 740-748 | Volume-8 Issue-4, February 2019 | Retrieval Number: D2693028419/19©BEIESP
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Abstract: The study involves investors’ knowledge of the commodity market. Management brokerage services can know whether investors understand the commodity market. Provide investors with further development advice on organizational development and awareness rising. The goal is to study the level of knowledge, preferably demographics and factors that influence commodity investment. This study uses a descriptive research project. Use self-contained questionnaires to collect respondents’ data. The questionnaire includes factors that affect investors in the commodity market. In order to understand investors’ understanding of the commodity market, investors’ opinions were collected as the main data by conducting surveys of 500 individual respondents in Hyderabad. Other data is collected from books, magazines, etc. Data compilation and analysis use statistical tools. Chi-square tests and analysis of variance are also used to test hypotheses. Compared with other commodities, investment preferences are oil, silver, copper and gold. The main factors affecting commodity investment are online software, friends and brokerage services.
Keyword: Brokerage Services, Hypotheses, Factors Affecting Commodity Investment.
Scope of the Article: Knowledge Acquisition