Market Winds

Sil Investment

(TICKER CODE: 521194)

An old market hand known for his canny pickings

is known to have accumulated huge positions

in SIL Investment.

This KK Birla group company has huge investments

in group companies like Zuari Agro and

Chambal. Fertilisers, along with Pilani Investment

which is the holding company of the Birlas.

The balance-sheet of the company also reflects

holding in various prime properties across the country.

The embedded value in the stock can make it

multi-bagger, opines the seasoned investor.

(FVRs: 10, H/L Rs 143/49, CMP: 138)

GAIL

(TICKER CODE 532155)

An analyst tracking oil and gas sector is very

bullish on the GAIL. Recently Reliance Industries

and GAIL have entered into an understanding for

co-operation in petrochemicals.

Under the agreement, GAIL and RIL will explore

opportunities for setting up petrochemical

complexes in the Middle East and Russia among

other countries.The analyst expects this to act as a

great catalyst going forward for the company and

recommends investors to buy the stock for medium

term rewards.

(FV Rs: 10, H/L Rs 501/243, CMP: 498)

Marg Construction

(TICKER CODE: 530543)

A south-based broking firm is very bullish on

Marg Construction, which has spurted recently on

the bourses.

The company which, as of now, is one of the

few listed firms which have port in their asset base.

It has been receiving lots of attention from institutional

investors of late. The broking firm is of the

opinion that investors can buy the stock with one

year perspective for handsome returns.

(FV Rs: 5, H/L Rs 448/132, CMP: 414)

Rana Sugar

(TICKER CODE: 507490)

A commodity analyst with a leading broking

firm is advising that investors can start accumulating

sugar stocks but with a minimum two years

perspective. In the sector, he likes Rana Sugar

which is a part of the Chandigarh-headquartered

Rana Group.

The company has plans to set up an ethanol

unit in Moradabad at a cost of Rs 80 crore.The

government has also come out with a relief package

for the industry which has been struggling for

last few years. The analyst opines that this is the

right time to invest for long term returns

(FV Rs: 10, H/L Rs: 30/12.5, CMP: 23)

RPL

(TICKER CODE: 532743)

A fund manager of a leading mutual fund is

recommending investment in RPL with one year

prespective.With the project running ahead of

scheduled date and resultant savings therein have

become an additional boon for the company. RPL

is targeting to start production by March 08, about

8 months ahead of the schedule.

The observer expects the stock to outperform

the markets in one year timeframe when

the Ambanis may think of merging the same with

RIL. He advises investment with a horizon of a

year or two.

(FV Rs: 10, H/L Rs: 295/62, CMP: 227)

Southern Iron and Steel

(TICKER CODE: 530491)

A Jindal group company, SISCOL is going to

be merged with JSW Steel. In the scheme of arrangement,

on every 22 shares of SISCOL, one

share of JSW Steel will be issued This brings out

an exciting opportunity to enter JSW with around

15 percent discount. With steel cycle set to continue,

an analyst tracking the company is advising

entry into SISCOL for short to medium term returns.

(FV Rs: 10, H/L Rs: 18.5/50, CMP: 50)

EMPEE Distillery

(TICKER CODE: 532920)

A couple of Delhi-based bulls are reported to

be accumulating stocks of EMPEE Distillery which

has recently come out with an IPO and has seen a

lackluster performance.

According to the bulls, the company is sitting

on huge land reserves, the value of which is expected

to be unlocked shortly. With companies expansion

plans going smoothly investors can buy

the stock with a medium term perspective.

(FV Rs: 10, H/L Rs: 489/129, CMP: 320)