Stocks To Watch: Tata Steel, Coal India, Sun Pharma, Hero MotoCorp, Zee Entertainment, NMDC, Hindalco
India's stock benchmarks declined for the third session in a row, dragged by banking, healthcare and realty stocks. The S&P BSE Sensex fell 0.71% on Thursday to 59,919.69. The NSE Nifty 50 also declined by similar magnitude to 17,873.60.
Here are the stocks to watch in trade today:
Sun Pharmaceutical Industries: The company is gearing up to introduce Merck Sharpe Dohme and Ridgeback’s molnupiravir under the brand name Molxvir in India. The DCGI is currently reviewing clinical data of molnupiravir for the treatment of Covid-19 in adults in India, the company said.
Firstsource Solutions: Sourcepoint, a Firstsource company, has entered into a definitive agreement to acquire The StoneHill Group, subject to regulatory approvals.
RailTel Corporation of India: The Content on Demand contract awarded to Margo Networks for providing COD service in all Mail/Express and Suburban trains and all Wi-Fi enabled railway stations on a build-own-operate basis for 10 years has been terminated by RailTel due to non-performance by the contractor.
Zee Entertainment Enterprises: Approved revised agreement pertaining to transfer of digital publishing business division to Indiadotcom Digital. An aggregate consideration of Rs 63.77 crore will now be discharged by Indiadotcom in cash instead of issuing equity shares to the company. Further the board took note of Sebi caution letter in relation to the disclosure made by the company titled “Requisition for calling an Extraordinary General Meeting of the shareholders of ZEEL”.
NHPC: To form a joint venture company (between NHPC and Green Energy Development Corporation of Odisha) for implementation of 500 MW floating solar power project in various water reservoirs in Odisha.
Tata Power Company: Moody's Investors Service has upgraded the rating of the company to Ba2 with stable outlook from Ba3 with stable outlook.
Wipro: The company has launched an automotive e-commerce cloud solution for direct-to-consumer marketplaces to launch and grow quickly. Click-Shift-Drive is a contactless car-buying solution that addresses the complete automobile-buying journey. The solution enables automakers and dealers to offer everything from research and loan approval to purchase and delivery online.
Earnings: Coal India, Hero Motocorp, Hindalco Industries, ONGC, Grasim Industries, Bharat Forge, Borosil, Apollo Hospitals Enterprise, BEML, National Aluminium Co., PI Industries, Alkem Laboratories, Motherson Sumi Systems, Ashok Leyland, Glenmark Pharmaceuticals, 3M India, Abbott India, Burger King India, Fine Organic Industries, Max Healthcare Institute, Mindspace Business Parks REIT, Agarwal Industrial Corporation, Akzo Nobel India, Alembic, Avanti Feeds, Linde India, Mrs. Bectors Food Specialities, City Union Bank, Camlin Fine Sciences, Coffee Day Enterprises, EIH, Future Consumer, Fiem Industries, Finolex Cables, Force Motors, Gabriel India, GR Infraprojects, Granules India, Globus Spirits, IRCON International, IOL Chemicals & Pharmaceuticals, Insecticides (India), Ingersoll-Rand (India), Himadri Speciality Chemical, Honda India Power Products, Hindustan Foods, Hinduja Global Solutions, ITI, India Tourism Development Corporation, ISGEC Heavy Engineering, KIOCL, Max Ventures and Industries, Kaveri Seed Company, KNR Constructions, MSTC, Mahanagar Telephone Nigam, NBCC (India), Nesco, National Fertilizers, Paras Defence and Space Technologies, RPSG Ventures, Rhi Magnesita India, Religare Enterprises, Puravankara, SEAMEC, Sandhar Technologies, SML Isuzu, SJVN, Time Technoplast, Technocraft Industries (India), Tide Water Oil (India), Thomas Cook (India), Themis Medicare, TeamLease Services, Tasty Bite Eatables, Suzlon Energy, Sunflag Iron & Steel Co, Zee Media Corporation
Earnings Post Market Hours
Tata Steel Q2FY22 (Consolidated, QoQ)
Revenue up 12.9% at Rs 60,282.78 crore Vs Rs 53,371.81 crore (BBG estimate: Rs 59,034.7 crore)
Net profit up 33.8% at Rs 11,918.11 crore Vs Rs 8,906.95 crore (BBG estimate: Rs 11,199.2 crore)
Ebitda up 2.1% at Rs 16,456.12 crore Vs Rs 16,110.46 crore (BBG estimate: Rs 19,025.4 crore)
Margin at 27.3% vs 30.2%
Power Finance Corporation Q2FY22 (Consolidated, YoY)
NII up 16% at Rs 8,033.02 crore Vs Rs 6,917.9 crore
Net profit up 17% at Rs 5,023.42 crore Vs Rs 4,289.74 crore
Declared second interim dividend of Rs 2.50 per share
NHPC Q2FY22 (Consolidated, YoY)
Revenue up 1% at Rs 2,940.63 crore Vs Rs 2,899.56 crore
Net profit up 7% at Rs 1,386.80 crore Vs Rs 1,300.40 crore
Ebitda up 3% at Rs 1,887.86 crore Vs Rs 1,834.56 crore
Margin at 64.2% Vs 63.3%
NMDC Q2FY22 (Consolidated, YoY)
Revenue at Rs 6,793.51 crore Vs Rs 2,229.89 crore
Net profit at Rs 2,338.63 crore Vs Rs 772.53 crore
Ebitda at Rs 3,112.51 crore Vs Rs 1,028.84 crore
Margin at 45.8% Vs 46.1%
Housing and Urban Development Corporation Q2FY22 (Consolidated, YoY)
Revenue down 6% at Rs 1,736.92 crore Vs Rs 1,856.78 crore
Net profit down 19% at Rs 370.40 crore Vs Rs 457.25 crore
Ebitda down 9% at Rs 1,639.56 crore Vs Rs 1,804.81 crore
Margin at 94.4% Vs 97.2%
Balkrishna Industries Q2FY22 (Consolidated, YoY)
Revenue up 31% at Rs 2,072.23 crore Vs Rs 1,577.90 crore
Net profit up 15% at Rs 391.03 crore Vs Rs 340.94 crore
Ebitda at Rs 537.85 crore Vs Rs 539.97 crore
Margin at 26% Vs 34.2%
Declared second interim dividend of Rs 4 per share
Zee Entertainment Enterprises Q2FY22 (Consolidate, YoY)
Revenue up 15% at Rs 1,978.79 crore Vs Rs 1,722.70 crore
Net profit at Rs 266.08 crore Vs Rs 93.41 crore
Ebitda up 38% at Rs 403.33 crore Vs Rs 292.94 crore
Margin 20.4% Vs 17%
Astral Q2FY22 (Consolidated, YoY)
Revenue up 54% at Rs 1,154.10 crore Vs Rs 747.10 crore
Net profit up 63% at Rs 143.30 crore Vs Rs 87.90 crore
Ebitda up 47% at Rs 211.50 crore Vs Rs 143.60 crore
Margin at 18.3% Vs 19.2%
Declared interim dividend of Rs 1.25 per share
Aster DM Healthcare Q2FY22 (Consolidated, YoY)
Revenue up 12% at Rs 2,504.34 crore Vs Rs 2,242.77 crore
Net profit at Rs 127.62 crore Vs Rs 42.25 crore
Ebitda up 26% at Rs 342.81 crore Vs Rs 271.05 crore
Margin 13.7% Vs 12.1%
Indiabulls Housing Finance Q2FY22 (Consolidated, YoY)
NII down 11% at Rs 662.28 crore Vs Rs 741.41 crore
Net profit down 11% at Rs 286.34 crore Vs Rs 323.20 crore
Net NPA at 1.53%
Gross NPA at 2.69%
Approved Rs 5000 crore bond issue plan
Approved fund raising via overseas bonds
Gujarat Pipavav Port Q2FY22 (Consolidated, YoY)
Revenue up 7% at Rs 194.69 crore Vs Rs 182.66 crore
Net profit down 8% at Rs 45.53 crore Vs Rs 49.68 crore
Ebitda up 6% at Rs 108.97 crore Vs Rs 102.90 crore
Margin 56% Vs 56.3%
Declared interim dividend of Rs 1.60 per share
JB Chemicals & Pharmaceuticals Q2FY22 (Consolidated, YoY)
Revenue up 34% at Rs 593.01 crore Vs Rs 443.56 crore
Net profit up 32% at Rs 97.88 crore Vs Rs 73.92 crore
Ebitda up 15% at Rs 126.74 crore Vs Rs 110.09
Margin 21.4% Vs 24.8%
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APL Apollo Tubes: DSP Mutual Fund bought 14.72 lakh shares (0.59%) at Rs 900 per share. Promoter Rahul Gupta sold 15.01 lakh shares (0.60%) at Rs 900.32 per share. Promoter APL Infrastructure sold 30.01 lakh shares (1.20%) at Rs 900.04 per share.
Fairchem Organics: Promoter FIH Mauritius Investments sold 18 lakh shares between November 9-10. Promoter Nahoosh Tradelink LLP sold 1.75 lakh shares on November 9.
Ex-Date Interim Dividend: Sun TV Network, Prince Pipes and Fittings, Steelcast
Ex-Date Dividend: Jai Corp
Ex-Date InvIT: POWERGRID Infrastructure Investment Trust
Price Band Revised From 10% To 5%: Gulshan Polyols
Move Out Of Short-Term ASM Framework: Minda Corporation, RSWM
Record Date Interim Dividend: Bharat Petroleum Corporation Ltd, Indian Oil Corporation, Dabur India, CARE Ratings, REC, Cantabil Retail India, Great Eastern Shipping Co, NACL Industries, Rain Industries, R Systems International, Shriram City Union Finance
Record Date Buyback: SH Kelkar and Company