Motilal Oswal's research report on LIC Housing Finance
Our strategist recently increased the weightage of LIC Housing Finance (LICHF) in our model portfolio. In our view, after a span of two years, the business environment is turning favorable for LICHF. With liquidity tightening,
Banking and financial services stocks have been key drivers of the current rally that has led benchmark indices to fresh six-month highs. The up move has been fuelled by hopes of Modi's return at the Centre and renewed FII inflow.
Bank Nifty has rallied 10 percent in March so far and f
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Sears Holdings Corp. (Nasdaq: SHLD), a company that has been around for more than 130 years, was at one time the largest mail-order retailer to rural America. In 1931 it accounted for more than 53.4% of total mail-order sales. It survived through not only one but two world wars and the Great Depression.
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Lowes (LOW) has been making strategic investments to catch rivalHome Depot (HD); however, key metrics still lag behind. Despite a recent stock bump from an activist investor taking seats on the board, the stock still remains 10% undervalued compared to Home Depot.
When Lowes last reported earnings, it reported both a top line revenue and bottom line earnings per share beat. In the third....More>>>
Billionaire investor Carl Icahn is all but exiting the casino industry, selling his stake in Tropicana Entertainment for $1.85 billion. But maybe Eldorado Resorts (NASDAQ:ERI)– which will operate the properties bought by real estate investment trust (REIT)Gaming & Leisure Properties (NASDAQ:GLPI)– shouldn’t be going all in.
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Wednesday was another down day for the broad U.S. markets with all three of the major exchanges closing lower on the day. The Dow took the worst of the punishment with losses over 300 points. Note that again most of this....More>>>
At long last, chip giant Intel (NASDAQ:INTC) opened up about its upcoming 10-nanometer chip manufacturing technology, at its first-ever Technology and Manufacturing Day. The company has — frustratingly — kept key details of this technology under wraps for years now, but Intel is now putting them out there for all to see.
Without further ado, let’s look at what Intel had....More>>>
A number of years ago, Warren Buffett referred to derivatives as “financial weapons of mass destruction.” Since then, Wall Street has tried to pooh-pooh this description, but the facts speak for themselves.
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Bharti Airtel’s (BHARTI) board has approved an INR320b fund raise, which includes a rights issue of INR250b and perpetual bonds with equity credit of INR70b (foreign denominated). Issue price of INR220/share implies an issuance of
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