IPOs are a great opportunity to buy stocks at competitive prices. But, one cannot say that every IPO is a good investment option.

Generally, it is a perception that the stock prices will go up after purchase. But, taking expert advice is highly recommended.

In India, companies issue bonus shares and dividends to the shareholders which attracts them towards equity. Though equity is considered riskier, a long term view will result in wealth creation. And, it is always important to take a careful look at the company and it’s past performance before you invest.