IndusInd Bank rating ‘Buy’: Yet another steady quarter for bank

FY19e EPS down 6% over likely IL&FS provisions; ‘Buy’ retained with TP up to Rs 2,100

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Concerns over growth are overstated

Order book imparts 3 years’ revenue visibility; valuations are attractive; ‘Buy’ retained

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IT Result Preview: Tidings good in a seasonally weak Q3

However, the impact will be limited due to lower utilisation owing to furloughs, investments in digital and localisation, and training of freshly inducted employees.

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Maintain ‘buy’ on Deepak Fertiliser; TP revised to Rs 243

Deepak Fertilisers (DFPCL) reported a weaker-than-expected Q2FY19 due to poor fertiliser results and forex impact. Given its large ongoing capex (Rs 5,500 crore) and leveraged balance sheet, DFPCL’s ability to fund the cape

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Wagon industry: Producers witnessing revival of fortunes

Rlys’ tender award offers succour; pick-up in private sector ordering and start of DFC will boost prospects.

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Surya Roshni Rating: Company is positioned for growth

Management’s rising focus on key markets, including metros, a key monitorable.

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Pharma sector: Earnings downgrade is yet to bottom out

Change in opportunity mix for generic firms over next five years; recovery from contraction to be gradual

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Analyst Corner: Maintain ‘buy’ on NMDC with target price of Rs 130

Taking cognisance of 8MFY19 volumes, we are trimming FY19E/FY20E volume by 3%/5%, which in turn reduces FY19E/FY20E Ebitda by 7%/9%.

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L&T Infotech Rating ‘Buy’: Sector-leading growth likely to be sustained

Fundamentals and growth prospects will continue to warrant a premium multiple; ‘Buy’ retained

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Eicher Motors rated ‘buy’; Primed for acceleration in pace of growth

17% FY18-20E EPS CAGR driven by strong demand and margin improvement; stock’s a structural story; ‘Buy’ maintained.

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ACC rated ‘buy’; Expansion plan augurs well for prospects

While ACC will benefit from sector uptrend, capex offers a tailwind; ‘Buy’ retained.

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Weakening export outlook a dampener

Diversification’s a positive; FY19/20e EPS cut 4/10%; downgraded to ‘Reduce’ with TP revised to Rs 460

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Hindustan Unilever rated ‘buy;’ SKB deal a shot in the arm for company

EPS boost of 4.5% likely in FY20e; expected to rise further in subsequent years; TP revised to Rs 2,030; one of top picks in sector

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Nagarjuna Constructions: ‘Buy’ with TP of Rs 118

Debt declined Rs 1.4bn sequentially due to working capital improvement.

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RBI unlikely to tinker with interest rates now

With recent inflation readings coming in much softer than expected, the MPC is likely to hold policy rates for now.

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Equity strategy: Factoring in political risks

We believe equity market valuations, now hovering a little above their long-term averages (still expensive), have seen the froth out.

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Analyst corner: Kalpataru Power, maintain ‘buy’ with TP of Rs 430

With revenue visibility of 2.2x TTM revenues and structural drivers in place to spur railways and oil & gas pipeline spending, KPP is ideally placed to clock 20%-plus EPS CAGR over FY18-20E.

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Kalpataru Power: Maintain ‘buy’; target price Rs 430

With revenue visibility of 2.2x TTM revenues and structural drivers in place to spur railways and oil & gas pipeline spending, KPP is ideally placed to clock 20% plus EPS CAGR over FY18-20E.

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KNR Constructions: Retain ‘buy’ with TP of Rs 286

KNR Constructions’ (KNR) Q2FY19 top line grew 6% YoY as lack of sufficient executable orders (opening book-to-bill at 1x) took a toll. EBITDA margin remained high at 20%, but higher capital charges led to PAT declining 24%

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Mahindra & Mahindra Rating Q2: Revenue beat, margins under pressure

Mahindra & Mahindra’s (M&M’s) Q2FY19 Ebitda of Rs 18.5 bn (down 4% y-o-y) missed estimate by 4% due to cost pressure, which we expect to be passed on gradually.

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Tata Steel rated ‘buy’; Stellar show from India operations, Bhushan Steel

Stable spreads and ramp-up at Bhushan likely to drive performance; Europe to be a drag; FY19/20e Ebitda up 2/4%; ‘Buy’ retained.

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Analyst Corner: Maintain ‘buy’on Mahanagar Gas, target price Rs 1,098

Mahanagar Gas (MGL) posted a healthy Q2 EBITDA of Rs 2.2bn (11% YoY), 6.5% above consensus due to robust volume growth (9.5% YoY, 3% above estimate) and stable margins.

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Analyst corner: Retain ‘buy’ on Nagarjuna Construction, target price Rs 118

Nagarjuna Construction (NCC) delivered spectacular Q2FY19 results with revenue and adjusted PAT surging 139% Y-o-Y and 118% Y-o-Y, respectively.

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Analyst Corner: Maintain ‘buy’ on Eicher Motors, target price Rs 25,442

Eicher Motors (EIM) posted Q2FY19 consolidated Ebitda in line with our estimate (up 7% y-o-y to Rs 7.3bn).

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Analyst corner: Retain ‘buy’ on TeamLease, target price Rs 2,801

Post a slow FY18, it is becoming evident that TeamLease Services (TeamLease) is making a strong comeback to growth in H1FY19 as it has added 18,000 associates (11% addition over FY18-end).

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GlaxoSmithKline Consumer Healthcare rated ‘hold’; Q2 FY19 results surpassed expectations

FY19/20e EPS raised by 9.1/10.5%; TP up to `7,297; ‘Hold’ retained owing to the overhang of Horlicks review.

GlaxoSmithKline Consumer Healthcare rated ‘hold’; Q2 FY19 results surpassed expectations

Analyst corner: Maintain ‘buy’ on Coal India with target price of Rs 325

Coal India’s (CIL) October 2018 off take grew 3.6% y-o-y after two preceding months of relatively soft performance.

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