The S&P BSE Midcap index surged 3.3 percent and S&P BSE Largecap Index added 1.89 percent, while Smallcap Index was up 1.47 percent last week.
Most analysts say investors should consider buying beaten-down stocks, but with a time horizon of 1-2 years..
Rajesh Agarwal of AUM Capital recommends buying Vedanta with stop loss at Rs 226 and target of Rs 236, Manpasand Beverages with stop loss at Rs 137 and target of Rs 148 and Albert David with stop loss at Rs 708 and target of Rs 765.
"Traders can accumulate the stock in a range of Rs 440-450 levels for the target of Rs 500 and a stop loss below Rs 405," says Shitij Gandhi of SMC Global Securities.
Rajesh Agarwal of AUM Capital recommends buying Havells India, Tata Motors and State Bank of India.
Among put options, the 10,500 strike price still has the highest open interest of nearly 60 lakh shares.
Mitessh Thakkar of mitesshthakkar.com recommends buying HCL Tech with a stop loss of Rs 876 for target of Rs 922 and a buy on Marico with a stop loss of Rs 319 for target of Rs 338.
Ruchit Jain of Angel Broking recommends buying Natco Pharma with a stoploss at Rs 995 and target of Rs 1080 and a buy on GHCL with a stoploss at Rs 286 and target of Rs 327.
Auto companies like Hero MotoCorp, M&M and Escorts also highlighted rural growth recovery. India Inc. expects the demand trends to strengthen as we move into 2HFY18.
Below is our latest offering: 12 conviction picks that could fetch you strong returns if held from this Diwali to the next, along with the rationale for our choices. The list is in alphabetical order.
Ashwani Gujral of ashwanigujral.com advises buying IGL, Manpasand Beverages and Dr Reddy's Laboratories.
Generally August series remains volatile with negative returns if we analyse historical records and the data indicates short buildup by the stronger hand in current series. Going forwards, we advise traders to remain cautious in current series
Ashwani Gujral of ashwanigujral.com is of the view that one can buy Century Textiles and Industries, Manpasand Beverages and Petronet LNG.
Vishvesh Chauhan of Monarch Networth Capital is of the view that one may buy Piramal Enterprises with a target of Rs 2750.
Some of our top ideas include names like Tata Motors, ICICI Bank, SBI, ITC, Britannia, Hindalco, Colgate Palmolive India, Crompton Consumer, IOC Ltd, RBL Bank, Manpasand Beverages, Ultratech Cements and JK Cement, he said.
Ashwani Gujral of ashwanigujral.com recommends buying Sun Pharma Advanced Research Company, Manpasand Beverage and Indraprastha Gas.
Ashwani Gujral of ashwanigujral.com recommends buying Manpasand Beverages, Bajaj Finserv, Natco Pharma and Hindustan Petroleum Corporation.
In an interview to CNBC-TV18's Latha Venkatesh and Anuj Singhal, SP Tulsian of sptulsian.com shared his readings and outlook on specific stocks and sectors.
Here are a few stocks picked up by CNBC-TV18's analysts to focus today - stocks expected to gain are IGL, Vivimed Labs, Balaji Telefilms, ARSS infra, Motherson Sumi, Aurobindo Pharma, MPhasis and Tata Global Beverages while stocks expected to be under pressure are REC, Manpasand Beverages, Ahluwalia Contracts and Bajaj Finserv.
Ashwani Gujral of ashwanigujral.com is of the view that one can buy Snowman Logistics, Union Bank and Manpasand Beverages.
Ashwani Gujral of ashwanigujral.com recommends buying Sun Pharma, Lupin and Dr Reddy's Laboratories on declines.