Bharat Forge Co. Ltd.

Bharat Forge Limited is engaged in the business of steel forgings, finished machined crankshafts, and front axles assembly and components. The Company's segments include Forgings and Projects (Capital goods). Forgings produces and sells steel forging products comprising forgings, finished machined crankshafts, front axle assembly and components, and ring rolling, among others. Projects (Capital goods) include engineering, procurement and commissioning business for power and infrastructure related projects. It manufactures a range of components for various sectors, including automobiles (across commercial and passenger vehicle), oil and gas, aerospace, locomotives, marine, energy (across renewable and non-renewable sources), construction, mining and general engineering. It has factories at Pune, Satara and Baramati. Its manufacturing facilities are spread across India, Germany, France and Sweden. It operates in Delhi, Noida, Hyderabad, Jamshedpur, Kolkata, Chennai and Mumbai.
  • TickerBHARATFORG
  • ISININE465A01025
  • ExchangeNational Stock Exchange of India
  • SectorIndustrial Engineering
  • CountryIndia

Analysts

Jinesh Gandhi

MOSL: BHARAT FORGE (Buy)-Below est.; Op. deleverage hurts; Business bottoming out

Bharat Forge: Below est.; Op. deleverage hurts; Business bottoming out (BHFC IN, Mkt Cap USD3.3b, CMP INR500, TP INR581, 16% Upside, Buy)   Deep-down cycle hurts all businesses, except PVs Bharat Forge’s (BHFC) 3QFY20 is the manifestation of the deep-down cycle’s convergence across its key businesses, which has resulted in sharp EBITDA margin erosion despite stable operating margins. While near-term outlook is weak for both the India and export business, leading indicators are showing initial signs of stability. We have lowered our FY20/FY21E EPS by 8%/5% to factor in the near-term weak...

Dave Nicoski ...
  • Ross LaDuke

Vermilion Int'l Compass: Global Equity Strategy

EM Remains In Favor; Shanghai Comp Breaking Out A weakening US dollar (DXY) continues to be a major tailwind for both EM equities and the commodity Sectors. Improving price and RS trends for these risk-on areas of the market are among the many characteristics consistent with historical bull markets. Therefore, we continue to label this a bull market and we believe global equities are still in the early innings of a broad-based advance. • EM Equities. Price action has remained weak for the US dollar (DXY), which has been great news for EM equities. As outlined in our 12/19/19 Int'l Compass an...

Dave Nicoski ...
  • Ross LaDuke

Vermilion Int'l Compass: Global Equity Strategy

EM Breakout -- Add Exposure The laundry list of market characteristics consistent with historical bull markets continues to grow, helping support our ongoing belief that global equities are in the early stages of a broad-based advance. • US Dollar; EM Equities. The US dollar (DXY) exhibits signs of rolling over, something we outlined as increasingly likely in our 12/10/19 Int'l Macro Vision strategy. This is bullish for global equities -- especially EM -- and has paved the way for the MSCI EM index to break above key resistance. Add exposure... see chart below and page 2. • Europe and Japan...

Thanks to a better fundamental star rating, BHARAT FORGE LTD. sees an upgrade to Neutral

The independent financial analyst theScreener just awarded an improved star rating to BHARAT FORGE LTD. (IN), active in the Steel industry. As regards its fundamental valuation, the title receives an improved star rating and now shows 4 out of 4 possible stars. With regard to its market behaviour, it remains unchanged and can be qualified as risky. theScreener considers that these elements allow slightly upgrading its rating to Neutral. As of the analysis date December 10, 2019, the closing price was INR 439.65 and its expected value was estimated at INR 444.49.

Feasibility Study Results in December to be a Catalyst for this Junior

Feasibility Study Results in December to be a Catalyst for this Junior

Dave Nicoski ...
  • Ross LaDuke

Vermilion Int'l Compass: Global Equity Strategy

EM Remains In Favor; Shanghai Comp Breaking Out A weakening US dollar (DXY) continues to be a major tailwind for both EM equities and the commodity Sectors. Improving price and RS trends for these risk-on areas of the market are among the many characteristics consistent with historical bull markets. Therefore, we continue to label this a bull market and we believe global equities are still in the early innings of a broad-based advance. • EM Equities. Price action has remained weak for the US dollar (DXY), which has been great news for EM equities. As outlined in our 12/19/19 Int'l Compass an...