Winners of the 2nd Motilal Oswal Think Equity Think QGLP Contest 2018 announced!

IIM Ahmedabad is the Winner, JBIMS First Runner-up and IIM Bangalore Second Runner-up

The finals of the 2nd Motilal Oswal Think Equity Think QGLP Contest 2018 was held on Tuesday, 2 October 2018 in the P P Gupta Auditorium in the IIM Ahmedabad Campus.

All the 10 finalist teams (listed herein) presented their stock pitches to a 3-member jury (profiled alongside). The presentations were evaluated on the following criteria –

(1) Quality of business
(2) Quality of management
(3) Growth
(4) Longevity
(5) Price
(6) Presentation and Q&A

It was a keenly fought contest, and finally, the following teams emerged as the top 3 winners –

Winning team : IIM Ahmedabad (prize: INR 5,00,000/-)
First Runner-up : JBIMS (prize: INR 3,00,000/-)
Second Runner-up : IIM Bangalore (prize: INR 1,50,000/-)

The other 7 teams won prizes of INR 50,000 each.

Hearty congratulations to the winning teams!



  • IIM Ahmedabad
  • IIM Bangalore
  • IIM Kozhikode
  • IIM Lucknow
  • IIM Rohtak
  • IIM Udaipur
  • Jamnalal Bajaj Institute of Management Studies
  • Symbiosis Centre For Management And Human Resource Development
  • Welingkar Institute of Management Development & Research
List of entries to the Motilal Oswal Think Equity Think QGLP Contest 2018
No. Name of Institute
1 Ahmedabad University
3 Delhi School of Management
4 Faculty of Management Studies
5 FLAME University
6 FORE School of Management
7 Great Lakes Institute
8 ICFAI Business School, Hyderabad
9 ICFAI Business School, Mumbai
10 IIM Ahmedabad
11 IIM Amritsar
12 IIM Bangalore
13 IIM Calcutta
14 IIM Indore
15 IIM Kashipur
16 IIM Kozhikode
17 IIM Lucknow
18 IIM Raipur
19 IIM Ranchi
20 IIM Rohtak
21 IIM Sambalpur
22 IIM Trichy
No. Name of Institute
23 IIM Udaipur
24 IIM Visakhapatnam
25 IIT Kharagpur
26 IMT Ghaziabad
27 Indian Institute of Foreign Trade
28 Institute for Financial Management and Research
29 International Management Institute
30 International School of Business & Media
31 ISB Hyderabad
32 ISB Mohali
33 Jamnalal Bajaj Institute of Management Studies
34 Jaysukhlal Vadhar Institute of Management Studies
35 Justice K S Hegde Institute of Management
36 KJ Somaiya Institute of Management Studies
37 M S Patel Institute of Management Studies
38 Marwadi Education Foundation Group
39 MDI Gurgaon
40 MDI Murshidabad
41 N L Dalmia Institute
No. Name of Institute
42 National Academy of Agricultural Research Management
43 National Institute of Bank Management, Pune
45 Sanjay Ghodawat University
46 SDA Bocconi Asia Center
47 SIES College of Management Studies
49 Sri Sri University
50 Sydenham Institute of Management Studies
51 Symbiosis Centre For Management
52 Symbiosis Institute of Business Management
53 Symbiosis Institute of Telecom Management
54 T A Pai Management institute
55 United World
56 Vasantraodada Patil Institute of Management Studies
57 Welingkar Institute
58 Xavier Institute of Management
59 XLRI Jamshedpur

QGLP – In A Nutshell

"QGLPQuality, Growth, Longevity, reasonable Price"

Quality of business x
Quality of management

  • Stable business, preferably consumer facing
  • Huge business opportunity
  • Sustainable competitive advantage
  • Competent management team
  • Healthy financials & ratios

Growth in earnings

  • Volume growth
  • Price growth
  • Mix change
  • Operating leverage
  • Financial leverage

Longevity — of both Q & G

  • Long-term relevance of business
  • Extending competitive advantage period
  • Initiatives to sustain growth for 10-15 years


  • Reasonable valuation, relative to growth prospects
  • High margin of safety
  • Prefer stocks with PEG of around 1x

QGLP in action

At Motilal Oswal AMC, we have applied QGLP in a disciplined fashion. It is reflected in healthy alpha across our products.

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