LIC Housing Finance's profitability, disappointing M&M results; all this and more on Moneycontrol Pro

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 LIC Housing Finances profitability, disappointing M&M results; all this and more on Moneycontrol Pro

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Diamonds in the Dust: This housing finance company will benefit from falling yields
Unlike many housing finance companies, LIC Housing Finance has managed to keep its head above water during the liquidity crisis. While LICHF’s profitability is moderate with return on assets of 1.3 percent and return on equity of 15-16 percent due to its presence in the highly competitive salaried home loan segment, its portfolio risk is much lower compared to many peers. Read here to see why investors should give it a closer look.

M&M: Disappointing Q1 FY20, but attractive valuation makes it a long-term buy

M&M shares have fallen significantly, making their valuations appear reasonable. Its June quarter revenues have declined and Ebitda has declined which is not very surprising, considering the woes of the automobile segment. The near term outlook appears clouded but read here to see what our analyst thinks of its long term outlook.

Nestle’s recipe for riding out the FMCG slowdown

Nestle has done quite well despite the FMCG slowdown. Healthy volume growth with moderation in margins is acceptable as at some point, growth will return and then margins could recover. The company intends to continue with this approach. Read here to know why we think Nestle’s strategy is one that long term investors may like.

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Updated Date: Aug 14, 2019 07:35:42 IST