10 Best India Stocks To Invest In 2014

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10 Best India Stocks To Invest In 2014: (WIPRO.NS)

Wipro Limited provides information technology (IT) products and services, and consumer care and lighting products primarily in India, the United States, and Europe. The IT Services segment provides IT and IT enabled services, including software application development, application maintenance, research and development services for hardware and software design, data center outsourcing services, and business process outsourcing services. The IT Products segment sells a range of personal desktop computers, servers, and notebooks. This segment provides computing, storage, networking, security, and software products. It also acts as a value added reseller of desktops, servers, notebooks, storage products, networking solutions, and packaged software for various brands, as well as delivers hardware, software products, and other related deliverables. This segment serves enterprises in the government, defense, IT and IT-enabled services, telecommunications/telecom service providers , manufacturing, and banking sectors. The Consumer Care and Lighting segment manufactures, distributes, and sells personal care products, baby care products, lighting products, and hydrogenated cooking oils. It provides products in the toilet soaps, toiletries, deodorants, wellness, skincare, and hair care categories; and commercial lighting, office modular furniture, and security solutions. The company also manufactures cylinders and truck hydraulics; distributes hydraulic steering equipment and pumps, motors, and valves for international companies; and provides water solutions business, as well as provides consulting on renewable energy solutions. Wipro Ltd. has a strategic partnership with Red Hat, Inc. Wipro was founded in 1945 and is headquartered in Bangalore, India.

Advisors’ Opinion:

  • [By Bill]

    Wipro is headquartered at Bangalore and its core business areas covers infrastructure solutions, consumer care and certain professional and business solutions. The company, for long, was known as one of the largest independent R&D Services provider in the world.

    Highlights of the Results for the Quarter ended March 31, 2010 speak volumes about the company’s splendid performance. IT Services Revenue in constant currency was $1,180 million, with a sequential increase of 4.7%. On a year to year basis, total Revenues were Rs. 69.83 billion ($1.55 billion1), representing an increase of 8% over the same period last year.

10 Best India Stocks To Invest In 2014: (MPHASIS.NS)

MphasiS Limited provides application development and maintenance, infrastructure technology outsourcing (ITO), and business process outsourcing (BPO) services worldwide. The company?s application services include applications development, maintenance, and support services; enterprise application services, such as consulting, evaluation, selection, implementation, application maintenance and support, upgrades, and testing in the areas of enterprise resource planning, customer relationship management, human capital management, business intelligence and data warehousing, and supply chain management; testing, data engineering, applications modernization, and transition services; and consulting services. Its BPO offerings consist of customer sales and support; finance and accounting; and human resources outsourcing services supporting benefits administration, payroll, compensation management, recruitment and staffing, workforce administration, workforce development, and learnin g and development. The company’s ITO services cover infrastructure management services and service/technical help desks, such as monitoring and support for data center, network, endpoint, and security services; workplace services supporting personal computers, laptops, mobile, and thin computing devices; data center services; network services, such as network management, network security, application performance management, unified communications, and telecom management; and infrastructure service compliance solutions. It serves banking and capital markets, insurance, manufacturing, communications, media and entertainment, healthcare and life sciences, transportation and logistics, retail and consumer packaged goods, energy and utilities, and government sectors. MphasiS Limited was formerly known as MphasiS BFL Limited and changed its name to MphasiS Limited in November 2006. The company is headquartered in Bangalore, India.

Advisors’ Opinion:

  • [By Vodicka]

    MphasiS consistently delivers global Infrastructure Technology Outsourcing, Applications Services Outsourcing and Business Process Outsourcing services through a combination of technology, domain and process expertise.

    The MphasiS Group consolidated revenue was at Rs 1,220 crores for the quarter ended 30 April, 2010 as compared to Rs 1,048 crores in the same quarter last year registering an appreciable growth of 16.4%. During the same period, net profit increased by 19.2% from Rs 224 crores to Rs 267 crores. The Earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter was Rs 12.73, an increase of 18.5% over the same period last year.

Top 10 Shipping Companies To Buy Right Now: (COROMANDE.NS)

Coromandel International Limited engages in manufacturing and marketing fertilizers, specialty nutrients, and crop protection products primarily in India. The company?s products include phosphatic fertilizers; insecticides, fungicides, herbicides, and plant growth regulators; and bentonite sulphur, water soluble fertilizers, micronutrients, and organic fertilizers. It offers its products under the Gromor, Paramfos, Parry Gold, Parry Super, and Godavari brand names. The company also operates 443 retail centers in rural Andhra Pradesh and Karnataka that provide agri inputs, such as fertilizers, crop protection products, secondary and micronutrients, seeds, sprayers, mechanized farm services, and veterinary feed, as well as soil testing for nutrients, field visits for crop diagnosis, and technical advice. Its retail centers also offer lifestyle products, fast moving consumer goods, apparel, footwear, consumer durables, general merchandise, home furnishings, accessories, lugga ge, stationary, books, and toys. The company was formerly known as Coromandel Fertilisers Limited and changed its name to Coromandel International Limited in September 2009. The company is based in Secunderabad, India. Coromandel International Limited is a subsidiary of E.I.D Parry (India) Limited.

Advisors’ Opinion:

  • [By Curtis Hesler]

    At a growth rate of 4-5 percent, agriculture is expected to play a crucial role in GDP growth in the coming year. Indian farmers have begun to invest handsomely in improving yields and Coromandel has positioned itself as a complete farm inputs company. While the company has a strong franchise in fertilizers, it is the new businesses such as speciality nutrients that will be the key growth driver. This new revenue stream now accounts for 10 percent of sales, but is seeing a 40 percent annual growth rate. The profit margins are about three times that of the fertilizer business at 10-12 percent.

10 Best India Stocks To Invest In 2014: Stewart Information Services Corporation(STC)

Stewart Information Services Corporation provides title insurance and related information services required for settlement by the real estate and mortgage industries. It operates in two segments, Title Insurance-Related Services and Real Estate Information. The Title Insurance-Related Services segment offers services that include searching for and examining documents, such as deeds, mortgages, wills, divorce decrees, court judgments, liens, paving assessments, and tax records, as well as provides titles insurance for residential and commercial properties, undeveloped acreage, farms, ranches, and water rights. This segment serves attorneys, builders, developers, home buyers and home sellers, lenders, and real estate brokers. The Real Estate Information segment offers products and services, which primarily include lender services, title technology, foreign and domestic government services, mapping, title information, Internal Revenue Code Section 1031 tax-deferred property e xchanges, pre-employment services, and online filing and transaction management. Its customers include mortgage lenders and servicers, mortgage brokers, mortgage investors, government entities, commercial and residential real estate agents, land developers, builders, title insurance agencies, and others interested in obtaining property information, as well as accountants, attorneys, investors, and employers. The company has operations primarily in the United States, Canada, the United Kingdom, central Europe, Mexico, central America, and Australia. Stewart Information Services Corporation was founded in 1893 and is based in Houston, Texas.

10 Best India Stocks To Invest In 2014: (TECHM.NS)

Tech Mahindra Limited provides information technology (IT) services to the telecommunications industry worldwide. Its IT solutions comprise consulting services, such as strategy planning, assessment, procurement, and re-engineering solutions, as well as planning, audits, and best practices; system integration and transformation services; managed services, including application management, infrastructure management, revenue management, and mobile virtual network enabler services; application development, maintenance, and support services; B/OSS solutions; and business intelligence and data management solutions. The company also offers network solutions and services, including network lifecycle, network integration and testing, data quality management, managed network, and network solutions; and infrastructure management services comprising data centre, managed network, application support, and end user services. In addition, it provides security services, such as security g overnance and compliance, application security consulting, network and system security, business continuity and DR consulting, identity and access management, managed security, security products, and cloud security solutions; business process outsourcing (BPO) services, including customer relationship management, F and A, data analytics, and human resources and enterprise management; value added services comprising enterprise mobility, content, and embedded services; and product engineering services consisting of signaling and switching, wireless infrastructure, hardware and embedded systems, and network management, as well as access, datacom, and transport. Further, the company offers business process management, cloud computing, SAP, and applications testing services, as well as portal solutions. It serves telecom service providers, telecom equipment manufacturers, BPOs, independent software vendors, and non telecom vertical customers. The company was founded in 1986 and i s based in Pune, India.

Advisors’ Opinion:

  • [By ChemTrade]

    Satyam, renamed as Mahindra Satyam was bought by Tech Mahindra in April last year after being heavily damaged by India’s biggest corporate scandal.

    The company is a provider of information technology services to the telecoms industry. Its net profit in January-March, its fiscal fourth quarter, fell to 2.27 billion rupees ($51 million) from 2.30 billion reported a year ago.

    Tech Mahindra Ltd (TEML.BO) has reported a 1.3 percent fall in quarterly profit, weighed down by interest costs on borrowings to fund its acquisition of Satyam Computer Services. Although there are some setbacks, the company is in the process of recovery and backed by the powerful and consistently successful Mahindra group and the company will bounce back to add to shareholders wealth.

10 Best India Stocks To Invest In 2014: (GSPL.NS)

Gujarat State Petronet Limited operates as a natural gas transmission company in India. The company develops energy transportation infrastructure and connects natural gas supply sources, including LNG terminals to various markets in Gujarat. Its transmission network consists of a medium-to-high pressure natural gas transmission grid comprising approximately 1874 kilometers of pipeline network that transports approximately 35 million metric standard cubic meters per day of natural gas. The company serves power, fertilizer, steel, chemical plants, and distribution companies. It also engages in generation of electricity through windmills. Gujarat State Petronet Limited was founded in 1998 and is based in Gandhinagar, India.

Advisors’ Opinion:

  • [By Martin]

    From Bharat Petroleum to Petronet LNG, some really large companies are investing serious money in the changing energy mix of India in favour of natural gas. In the coming years, hundreds of miles of pipeline will carry natural gas to nooks and corners of India. Gujarat State Petronet is a strong play on this theme, trading at surprisingly low P/E.

10 Best India Stocks To Invest In 2014: (JAINIRRIG.BO)

Jain Irrigation Systems Limited, an agri-business company, primarily engages in the manufacture and sale of irrigation systems, piping products, agro processed products, and plastic sheets. It offers irrigation systems and components comprising drip irrigation systems, sprinkler irrigation systems, plastic control and safety valves, fertigation systems and chemigation equipment, and water filters; PVC pipes, PE pipes and PE pipe fittings, HDPE pipes, cable duct pipes, and gas pipes; and PVC plastic sheets and poly carbonate sheets. The company also provides food processing products, such as dehydrated onions and vegetables; and agriculture products, including biofertilizers, green houses plant nurseries, and tissue cultures, as well as processed fruits. In addition, it offers solar water heating systems, solar photovoltaic systems, and biogas power plants; hybrid and grafted plants; and poly and shade houses, as well as provides services turnkey project services, and agric ultural and engineering consultancy services. Jain Irrigation Systems Limited offers its solutions and services for the urban household, urban housing, community development, mining, plant tissue culture, chemical, oil and gas exploration, optic fiber ducting, advertisement and signage, landscaping, water shed development, waste land development, fruit and vegetable processing, and farm production and management markets, as well as for small farmers, green houses, and sugar factories. It primarily operates in India, Europe, and North America. The company was founded in 1963 and is based in Jalgaon, India.

Advisors’ Opinion:

  • [By Matthews]

    Jain Irrigation Systems Ltd headquartered in Jalgaon, Maharashtra manufactures drip and sprinkler irrigation systems and related components. The company also makes PVC, polyethelene, piping systems, processed fruits, dehydrated onions and vegetables, greenhouses, bio-fertilizers; solar water heating systems and solar photovoltaic appliances (Solar lighting systems) etc. All the products are made bearing in mind the need to conserve nature’s precious resources through substitution or value addition.

    Jain Irrigation Systems is the largest irrigation company in India and also the world’s second largest. The company has the largest pool of agricultural scientists, engineers and technicians in the private sector.

10 Best India Stocks To Invest In 2014: Dr. Reddy’s Laboratories Ltd(RDY)

Dr. Reddy?s Laboratories Limited, together with its subsidiaries, operates as a pharmaceutical company. It produces finished dosage forms, active pharmaceutical ingredients and intermediates, and biotechnology products. The company also conducts research in the areas of cancer, diabetes, cardiovascular, inflammation, and bacterial infection. In addition, it involves in the contract manufacture generic prescription and over-the-counter products for branded and generic companies in the United States. The company primarily focuses on therapeutic categories of cardiovascular, diabetes management, gastro-intestinal, and pain management. It markets its products in India, the United States, Europe, and the Russian Federation. The company has a co-development and commercialization agreement with Rheoscience A/S for the development and commercialization of Balaglitazone/DRF 2593, a partial PPAR-gamma agonist for the treatment of type 2 diabetes; an agreement with ClinTec Internatio nal for the development of an anti-cancer compound, DRF 1042; collaboration with the National Cancer Institute in Maryland; and an agreement with Argenta Discovery Limited for the joint development and commercialization of a novel approach to the treatment of chronic obstructive pulmonary disease. It also has an agreement with 7TM Pharma for drug discovery collaboration on selected drug targets; and an agreement with GlaxoSmithKline plc to develop and market pharmaceuticals for the treatment of cardiovascular disease, diabetes, oncology, gastroenterology, and pain management. Dr. Reddy?s Laboratories Limited was founded in 1984 and is headquartered in Hyderabad, India.

10 Best India Stocks To Invest In 2014: (TATASTEEL.NS)

Tata Steel Limited manufactures and sells steel products in India and internationally. The company provides steel products to vehicle manufacturers and component suppliers, and aerospace sector; structural frames, infrastructure, building envelope, and internal fit out application products used for heating and ventilation, and partition walls; hot rolled coil products and high-gloss pre-finished steel perforated blanks primarily for use in domestic appliances, lighting, furniture and office equipment, racking and shelving, battery cases, bake-ware, enamel-coated applications, and decorative pre-finished metals; hot rolled and cold rolled sheets, wire rod and wire, sections, plate, bearings, and tubes for engineering companies; agricultural implements; wire products for use in farming and fencing; and engineering services, including testing, erection, and commissioning, and business consulting services. It also offers tinplate, ECCS, and Protact polymer-coated steel product s for canmaking industry; formable steels for large and intermediary steel drums, and small pails for industrial packaging sector; strip and coil, quenched and tempered plate, and special profiles for track shoe and forklift masts, as well as engineered steel bars and tubes for lifting and excavating sector; welded pipeline packages and prefabricated structural products for wind, and oil and gas structures; light fabricated systems for solar farm foundations; semi finished steel components for drilling and power generation; plates, bulb flats, angles, tubes, sections, and bars for shipbuilding; rail sections sizes, steel sleeper, noise reduction systems, other specialised track, and rail products for rail sector; steel plate and sections, armoured steel, blast protective structures, perimeter security, and anti-attack vehicle barriers, as well as engineering consultancy and solutions to defense and security sector. The company was founded in 1907 and is headquartered in Mum b ai, India.

Advisors’ Opinion:

  • [By Cutler]

    Neither JSW nor Steel Authority of India has the kind of raw material arrangements that Tata Steel enjoys. The company is 100 percent self-reliant and will not be affected by price increases in iron ore or coking coal. At the same time, it will fully benefit from increase in steel prices. This will lead to improved profitability. It is also the cheapest steel stock among its peers.

10 Best India Stocks To Invest In 2014: (IKFTECH.BO)

IKF Technologies Limited primarily provides information technology enabled services (ITES) and business process outsourcing (BPO) services in India and internationally. The company offers services for various solutions, including enterprise resource planning, supply chain management, customer and supplier relationship management, SAP, Oracle, Microsoft, and JD Edwards. It also provides various services comprising Web application, software development, Web designing, mobile application development, software quality control, professional embedded systems programming, PHP programming, and AUTOCAD application services. In addition, the company offers ITES services, such as data entry and processing, application development, data warehousing, IT help desk, medical transcription, document processing, and telecommunication. Further, it provides leased line, fixed wireless, and broadband Internet access services, as well as voice over Internet protocol services comprising corporat e, BPO/call center, small and medium enterprise, and individual solutions. Additionally, the company involves in the cultivation of Jatropha for bio diesel through company owned or leased lands, and through contract farming. IKF Technologies Limited has an agreement with Indian Oil Corporation for technical and marketing collaboration. The company was formerly known as IKF Software.com Limited and changed its name to IKF Technologies Limited in July 2001. IKF Technologies Limited was incorporated in 2000 and is based in Noida, India.

Advisors’ Opinion:

  • [By Vodicka]

    IKF Technologies Ltd is engaged in the field of Bio Diesel, Telecom and IT software development amongst others. Bio-fuel is used as replacement for diesel. Biodiesel offers safety benefits over petroleum diesel because it is much less combustible, with a flash point greater than 150*C, compared to 77*C for petroleum diesel. The company’s Bio-fuel plantation is located at Shillong in Meghalaya with branch office at Udaipur and regional office at Sikar in Rajasthan. The company has entered into Technological Transfer Agreement with Indian Oil Corporation (R&D) for offering technology transfer for production of bio-diesel from Jatropha. The company provides its services to clients in USA, Europe, Asia and Australia.

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