Ram Prasad Sahu

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Invest in Aurobindo Pharma only for a long term

Invest in Aurobindo Pharma only for a long term

Rediff.com22 Feb 2021

The focus of the company would be to develop its capability across segments of injectables, vaccines, biosimilars, inhalation and APIs to drive growth.

Why Bharat Forge stock is under pressure

Why Bharat Forge stock is under pressure

Rediff.com22 Feb 2021

Investors should await consistent growth metrics before looking at an investment in the company.

Volume growth, market share gains key for Hero MotoCorp

Volume growth, market share gains key for Hero MotoCorp

Rediff.com15 Feb 2021

In addition to new launches and restructuring across product segments, festival demand also aided growth.

Deal wins, digital demand put IT companies back on growth track

Deal wins, digital demand put IT companies back on growth track

Rediff.com23 Jan 2021

Without exception, the top four majors beat Street estimates across all parameters - revenues, profitability, or net profit growth. However, what stood out were the large deal wins reported by the big two, TCS and Infosys.

Why Infosys hiked its growth guidance for FY21

Why Infosys hiked its growth guidance for FY21

Rediff.com21 Jan 2021

While Infosys has increased the margin guidance for FY21 by 100 bps to 24-24.5 per cent, analysts believe there will pressure on near-term margins as discretionary cuts - promotions and travel, headcount addition, record utilisation, and wage hikes start to reflect on costs.

How Bajaj Auto, TVS Motor may outperform Hero MotoCorp

How Bajaj Auto, TVS Motor may outperform Hero MotoCorp

Rediff.com6 Jan 2021

Bajaj Auto and TVS Motor are the largest exporters in the listed space with export revenues of Rs 12,000 crore and Rs 5,000 crore.

Roadblocks in the path of Maruti Suzuki

Roadblocks in the path of Maruti Suzuki

Rediff.com21 Dec 2020

Among the key concerns of the Street is market share losses in growth segments, led by higher competitive pressures.

Why Cipla is a good bet for long-term investment

Why Cipla is a good bet for long-term investment

Rediff.com15 Dec 2020

While Covid-related sales may come down going ahead, analysts expect the company's domestic sales to outperform the market, led by the chronics portfolio, which accounts for 55 per cent of sales.

M&M's margins to moderate in coming quarters

M&M's margins to moderate in coming quarters

Rediff.com20 Nov 2020

Rising commodity costs, coupled with other marketing-related expenses, could weigh on profitability in the coming quarters.

Jio's plan to make India '2G-mukt' will hit Vodafone Idea hard

Jio's plan to make India '2G-mukt' will hit Vodafone Idea hard

Rediff.com17 Jul 2020

Jio is planning to win over 350 million 2G feature phone users by launching a smartphone at a fraction of the current cost.

India Inc's Q4 net profit takes a 22% hit

India Inc's Q4 net profit takes a 22% hit

Rediff.com19 Jun 2020

While margins contracted by 30 basis points on y-o-y basis, they fell a sharper 120 basis points on a sequential basis to 16.8 per cent. Profitability was impacted adversely due to subdued demand, tepid realisations in commodity sectors, and negative operating leverage.

Why Sun Pharma stock will remain under pressure

Why Sun Pharma stock will remain under pressure

Rediff.com24 Dec 2019

The weakness in the stock was because of inspections by the American drug regulator at its Halol plant in Gujarat which resulted in eight observations, as well as a downward revision of speciality drug payoffs.

In the slow lane: Top 10 auto stocks fall 21% in 6 months

In the slow lane: Top 10 auto stocks fall 21% in 6 months

Rediff.com28 Aug 2019

With little clarity on the demand outlook, investors should wait out the next couple of quarters rather than rush in to catch a falling knife, says Ram Prasad Sahu.

Battle of the giants: HUL beats ITC in both volume and M-cap

Battle of the giants: HUL beats ITC in both volume and M-cap

Rediff.com21 May 2018

Price cuts post the November GST rate rationalisation helped improve volume growth for HUL, what pegged back sales for ITC is adverse social media rumours against Aashirvaad atta, its single-largest FMCG brand.

Meet Dalal Street's wealth creating machines

Meet Dalal Street's wealth creating machines

Rediff.com16 May 2018

From MRF to Shree Cement: 23 companies which delivered 30% CAGR in 15 years.

Is TCS moving too fast, too soon?

Is TCS moving too fast, too soon?

Rediff.com31 Jan 2018

Street may be ignoring TCS headwinds as the stock's peak valuation doesn't seem justified by BFSI weakness, likely higher US tax rates and stronger rupee, reports Ram Prasad Sahu.

Jio could slash telcos' FY18 operating profit

Jio could slash telcos' FY18 operating profit

Rediff.com19 Apr 2017

Falling revenues, increased capex, and first full year of spectrum debt may make things worse

What ails IndiGo

What ails IndiGo

Rediff.com2 Aug 2016

The load factor for IndiGo in Q1 stood at 83.3 per cent.

Godrej Properties: BKC deal a big positive

Godrej Properties: BKC deal a big positive

Rediff.com2 Oct 2015

Almost a third of the company's capex was stuck in this project

Oberoi, Phoenix, Godrej to outrun peers at Dalal Street

Oberoi, Phoenix, Godrej to outrun peers at Dalal Street

Rediff.com24 Sep 2015

Godrej Properties, is on the horizon as it unlocks value in its high-value Bandra-Kurla Complex (BKC) project.

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