Kamal Ahuja is a freelance writer/analyst with interests in business strategy and equity research. He strongly believes that beyond financial modeling of company earnings, equity research must be driven with a forward looking perspective that encompasses the strategic and economic outlook, market analytics, and the impact of an ever-changing marketplace. Kamal Ahuja resides in Sacramento, California, where he also works as an engineer on a full-time basis. He graduated from The University of Texas system with a MBA (Dallas) and a BS in Chemical Engineering (Austin). Readers who wish to further discuss his articles or request his other research posts may email him at kamalahuja [at] pennyworks [dot] net.