Sanjiv Bhasin of IIFL has ITC, Infosys, Dr Reddy's Labs and NBCC as the top picks.
As a part of ITC's 'India first' strategy, nine of these hotels are in India and one in Colombo, Sri Lanka
During the afternoon trade, the market capitalisation (m-cap) of HDFC Bank stood at Rs 4,73,530.72 crore, which was Rs 797.4 crore more than TCS' Rs 4,72,733.32 crore valuation.
Ashwani Gujral of ashwanigujral.com is of the view that one can buy Zee Entertainment and Larsen & Toubro and sell Punjab National Bank.
While ITC, Hindustan Unilever Ltd (HUL), SBI and IOC saw losses in their m-cap for the week ended Friday, the valuations of RIL, TCS, HDFC Bank, HDFC, Maruti Suzuki and ONGC rose, but their combined gain of Rs 26,099.02 crore was less than the total loss suffered by the four firms.
Mitessh Thakkar of miteshthacker.com is of the view that one can buy Tata Elxsi and sell ITC.
Ashwani Gujral of ashwanigujral.com is of the view that one can buy Bajaj Finserv and Tata Chemicals and sell ITC.
Ashwani Gujral of ashwanigujral.com is of the view that one can buy Tata Global Beverage and sell ITC and Wockdardt.
Macquarie also slashed target price to Rs 304 from Rs 340, following cut in FY18/19 earnings by 2-5 percent on lower volume assumptions.
Sudarshan Sukhani of s2analytics.com recommends buying BPCL, Hindalco Industries and Hexaware Technologies and advises shorting Aurobindo Pharma and Godfrey Phillips.
9,950 will act as an immediate hurdle and any move above this level will attract fresh buying interest that can drive Nifty towards 10,025-10,138 levels respectively.
The letter was prompted by a Reuters investigation last month that revealed how Philip Morris was deploying marketing tactics in India, some targeting young people, that officials said were illegal.
Cigarette stocks like ITC, Godfrey Philips and VST Industries will get astrological support, says Satish Gupta of astrostocktips.
Ashwani Gujral of ashwanigujral.com suggests buying BPCL, Gruh Finance and United Spirits.
According to the Punjab government, the ITC food park would generate around 5,000 jobs for the people of the state.
Ashwani Gujral of ashwanigujral.com is of the view that ICICI Bank may fall 10 percent and recommends shorting Tata Chemicals while SRF can move higher.
These two are considered as non-strategic investments for LIC. While LIC holds 16.29 per cent stake in ITC, it holds 17.97 per cent stake in L&T as of end June.
Axis Direct is bullish on ITC has recommended buy rating on the stock with a target price of Rs 330 in its research report dated August 02, 2017.
According to Gaurang Shah of Geojit Financial Services, one may remain invested in ITC.
Prakash Gaba of prakashgaba.com is of the view that one may buy ITC on dips.
Diversified conglomerate ITC is planning a major overhaul in its Sunfeast biscuits portfolio. CNBC-TV18 learns that it is in the process of categorizing all its biscuits under four big brand umbrellas and aims to almost double the Sunfeast brand to Rs 5000 crores in the next 2-3 years.
TII, which represents leading cigarette manufacturers such as ITC, Godfrey Phillips and VST, also said prohibition of e-cigarettes would put India at "an enormous structural disadvantage versus countries that have espoused a balanced regulatory policy approach on the category".
Yogesh Mehta of Motilal Oswal Securities suggests buying IOC, Titan Company and Tech Mahindra and advises shorting BHEL.
Reliance Securities is bullish on ITC has recommended buy rating on the stock with a target price of Rs 336 in its research report dated July 28, 2017.
Largecaps playing catch-up after years of underperformance as the economy looks on strong footing.