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Maruti

Maruti revving up

Maruti Suzuki India Limited (MSIL), formerly known as Maruti Udyog Limited, is the largest passenger vehicle manufacturer in India with products ranging from basic hatchbacks to premium MUVs. As of September 2021 MSIL has a market share of 49% in the Indian passenger car market. Industry experts indicate lead times for automotive chips have increased notably from …

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Coal India

Coal India Ltd – Yielding dividends

Coal India Limited (CIL) is one of the largest coal producers globally producing 596 MT in FY21. CIL has 345 mines (as on 1st April 2021) of which 151 are underground, 172 open cast and 22 mixed mines. CIL has extensive mining capabilities. It has advanced technology in open cast mining. India continues to depend …

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Markets move from high to higher

Markets remained buoyant as NIFTY & SENSEX hit new highs with NIFTY above 17,400 & SENSEX above 58,000 for the first time ever. The markets have hardly been impacted by the 2nd wave of COVID. The markets look over heated at the moment & we feel corporate earnings need to catch up over the next …

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BLS International

BLS International Services Ltd-Going places

BLS International Services Ltd (BLS) is a trusted global tech-enabled services partner for governments and citizens; it is among the top three global players and the only listed entity in India in this domain. The Company is a preferred partner for Embassies and Governments across the world, having an impeccable reputation for setting benchmarks in the …

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hemisphere properties

Hemisphere Properties India Ltd- Unlocking land value

Hemisphere Properties India Ltd (HPIL) was demerged with the surplus land of VSNL (now Tata Communications Ltd) and listed in October 2020. Business activities of HPIL are to acquire construct, hold, manage, develop, preserve and to deal in any other manner with the properties, including sale and purchase. Government of India still holds 51% in the …

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Oil on the boil – March 2021

Markets remained buoyant as both NIFTY & SENSEX hit new highs, SENSEX above the 50,000 mark while NIFTY is above 15,000. This move has largely been driven by liquidity due to strong FII inflows over last few months. Sentiments have further been boosted by declining COVID numbers & increased vaccination. FII have been buying heavily …

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Engineers India

Engineers India Ltd – Deep Value

Engineers India Ltd (EIL) is engaged in the business of providing engineering and related technical services for petroleum refineries and other industrial projects. The company is into other areas such as pipelines, petrochemicals, oil and gas processing, offshore structures and platforms, fertilizers, metallurgy and power. The company is providing services from concept to commissioning and …

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IRCTC

Indian Railway and Tourism Corporation Limited – Connecting online

Indian Railway Catering and Tourism Corporation (IRCTC) was incorporated as ‘Indian Railway Catering and Tourism Corporation Limited’ on September 27, 1999, as a public limited company under the Companies Act, 1956. As a Central Public Sector Enterprise wholly owned by the Government of India and under the administrative control of the Ministry of Railways, the …

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TDS dividend income

Why TDS is deducted on dividend income

Earlier, companies deducted dividend distribution tax and handed over the funds to the shareholders. Budget 2020 tweaked the tax law this financial year and made dividends taxable in the hands of investors at the individual tax rate of the investor. However, companies were asked to deduct TDS. To give relief to small taxpayers, only dividend income …

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Stock markets on a COVID booster dose

Even as the Indian economy gradually opens up, there has been a constant rise in daily COVID cases with the number now touching 1 lakh/day in India from ~60,000/day last month. This is in contrast to the global scenario which has seen a decrease in numbers over the last month. Thus India currently lies in …

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