Ajit Mishra, vice president, Research, Religare Broking, answers readers' queries on stocks they own or want to buy.
Here are his replies to some of the 'buy, sell, hold, avoid or exit?' e-mails that we have received.
If you want his advice on your investments, please mail your questions to email@example.com with the subject line, 'Stock Market Query', along with your name, and Ajit Mishra will offer his unbiased views.
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Pranab Data: I have in my portfolio the following shares: What will be the future of these companies? Please let me know. Kindly suggest some of the stocks for the long run.
Indian Oil Corporation (Purchased 10 years back) 2000 shares: Hold
ONGC 50 shares (holding more than one year @ Rs. 180 per share): Hold
Vedanta 30 shares (Recently purchased @ Rs. 140 each): Hold
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Suresh: I have the following shares in my account. Please advise your views for these shares.
1. KINGFISHER AIR:20000SHARES@9.00RS: Exit
2. CALS REFINERIES:firstname.lastname@example.orgRS: Exit
3. FCS SOFTWARE SOLNS:email@example.comRS: Exit
4. RELIANCE POWER:firstname.lastname@example.orgRS: Exit
5. YES BANK:2000@140RS: Exit
6. UNITECH LTD:email@example.comRS: Exit
7. TARAPUR TRANSFORMERS:2000 @20RS: Exit
8. TATA STEEL BSL LTD:firstname.lastname@example.orgRS: Exit
9. NTPC LTD:email@example.comRS: Hold
10. SPICEJET: 4000@ 45.00RS: Hold
Ajay Shah: I hold 20 shares of Aurobindo Pharma. Should I hold, exit or accumulate?
Ajit Mishra: Hold
Ronak Patel: What is your advice on these shares?
Alok industries - 36000 @ 1.88: Exit
Adani green energy - 192 @ 172: Hold
yes bank - 839 @ 54: Exit
nmdc - 200 @ 96: Hold
suzlon - 10000 @ 3: Exit
Venkat Giri: I have been holding in these stocks for more than a year. Kindly advise whether I should hold it further or sell it off along with technical views.
1. CG Power and Industrial Solutions Ltd: Exit
2. Crompton Greaves Consumer Electricals Ltd: Hold
CGPOWER: We don’t track nor do we recommend penny stocks. Please: Exit.
CROMPTON: It’s looking strong on the short-term chart. Upside it has the potential to test 285+ mark also. Immediate resistance is at 275 and support is at 265.
D K Mohan: I have the following shares. Please advise whether to hold or exit?
Yes Bank firstname.lastname@example.org:
Tata Motors 100 @543.90
Exit Yes Bank and hold Tata Motors
Sunita Abraham: I am holding the following shares. Kindly give your expert opinion on the same:
Force Motors 10 Nos. @ 2065: Hold
Nippon Asset Management 100 @ 348: Hold
Ispat India 500 @13: Exit
Godrej Agrovert 50 @ 520: Hold
Bombay Rayon 400 @ 15: Exit
3A Associates: The following table is my current holding in portfolio. Can you please advise which ones I can hold and exit for medium term investment (2-5 years)?
Apar Ind 70 571: Hold
Atul Auto 100 346: Exit
BHEL 488 61: Exit
Balmer Lawrie 150 127: Exit
Bosch 4 17,226: Hold
Cipla 160 505: Hold
Firstsource Sol 1000 45: Exit
Guj Alkali 170 419: Hold
HEG 66 4,033: Exit
Hind Zinc 250 253: Exit
IGL 100 260: Hold
ITC 190 267: Hold
Kolte-Patil 100 256: Hold
Larsen 910 1,282: Hold
Lupin 90 759: Hold
MOIL 34 178: Exit
Mayur Uniquoter 200 290: Exit
MphasiS 118 1,190: Hold
NESCO 50 439: Hold
New India Assur 60 335: Hold
Petronet LNG 100 215: Hold
Quess Corp 75 504: Hold
Rane Brake 60 555: Hold
Reliance 9 800: Hold
S Chand and Co 44 670: Exit
Selan Explore 224 165: Exit
Siemens 60 936: Hold
Sun TV Network 80 554: Exit
Thomas Cook 400 126: Exit
Titan Company 80 1,028: Hold
United Drilling 1200 180: Exit
Voltas 14 516: Hold
West Coast Pap 80 230: Exit
Yes Bank 100 227: Exit
eClerx Services 17 1,020: Exit
Karan Sanghvi: THESE ARE THE FEW OLD STOCKS WHICH WE ARE: HOLDING SINCE OVER 3 YEARS. PLEASE INFORM IF I SHOULD KEEP OR Exit THESE STOCKS.
• Anuh Pharma - NSE - 24/01 (15:40): Exit
• BF Investment: Exit
• BF Utilities: Exit
• Dhunseri Tea: Exit
• Dhunseri Venture: Exit
• GOCL Corp: Exit
• Gulf Oil Lubricants: Hold
• HUL: Hold
• IDBI Bank: Exit
• INOX Leisure: Hold
• Infosys: Hold
• Integra Engg: Exit
• JSW Steel: Hold
• LEEL: Exit
• Mukand: Exit
• Mukta Arts: Exit
• Noida Toll: Exit
• Praj Industries: Exit
• Ramcoind: Hold
• ST Corporation: Exit
• Splendid Metal: Exit
• Supreme Petro: Exit
• Swelect Energy: Exit
• TCS: Hold
• Tata Chemicals: Hold
• Tata Inv Corp – NSE: Hold
• VIP Clothing – NSE: Exit
• WS Industries: Exit
Sivakumar Arumugachami: Your advice for these stocks:
Rajguddu: Please advise me on following stocks:
ASHOK KULKARNI: I am holding the following stocks. Kindly let me know when I should exit from these stocks without loss.
Ravish Nair: Please advice the stocks which I have. Can I hold for long term?
Vijay H: Please suggest if I should hold or exit or add.
Indiabulls Housing Finance – 190 shares @ Rs 528.15: Exit the stock
Bitchapogu Anthaiah: I am from Hyderabad. I would like to have your advice on the shares given below. I will be grateful to you for your wisdom and advice.
1. Sunil Hightech Engineers No.30000 @ Rs. 12.86: Exit
2. Yes Bank No.500 @ Rs. 167.70: Exit
3. Federal Bank No.1000 @ Rs. 91.00: Hold
4. Tanla Solutions No.20000 @ Rs. 37.60: Exit
5. IOL Chemical and Pharmaceuticals No.1100 @ Rs. 128.46: Exit
Shantesh G Gollagi: I am holding the following shares in portfolio for the last 8 months. Please advise as sell/hold. Also, suggest for long term (5-10yrs) view of these stock.
1. Comfort Intech 2000 @ Rs. 14.5: Exit
2. Larsen and Turbo 100 @ Rs. 1301: Hold
3. Infosys Ltd. 100 @ Rs. 755: Hold
Ajit Mishra is vice president, Research, Religare Broking. He can be reached at email@example.com
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