Stocks to Watch today, September 22: Indian equity benchmark indices continued to witness selling pressure for the third straight session to close nearly 1 per cent down on Thursday as investors reduced exposure to auto, banking, and financial shares amid a sluggish trend in global markets.
“Domestic market declined following a hawkish stance by the Fed chair and prolonged high interest rate trajectory which is not positive for a slowing global economy. PSU Banks and Mid & Smallcaps were the worst hit due to stretched valuations and concern over moderation in yields. Rising oil prices and erratic rainfall further led investors to stay cautious in the market," said Vinod Nair, Head of Research at Geojit Financial Services.
Here's a list of stocks to watch out today:
The private sector bank has entered into an agreement for the investment of around for the investment of around Rs 5 crore in Quantum CorpHealth, which is a healthcare services platform. The transaction will be completed through equity shares and compulsorily convertible preference shares (CCPS). With this investment, the bank will own 9.99 per cent stake in Quantum CorpHealth through the subscription of 100 equity shares and 3,33,200 CCPS.
The company board has approved raising up to Rs 2,500 crore though non-convertible debentures (NCDs) in one or more tranches, on a private placement basis. It will issue 2.5 lakh NCDs with a face value of Rs 1 lakh each.
The Bengaluru-based IT services company informed bourses on Thursday that the company’s Chief Financial Officer (CFO) Jatin Pravinchandra Dalal has resigned from the position and Aparna Iyer has been appointed as the new CFO.
The IT services company has approved the merger of Tech Mahindra Credit Solutions Inc with its parent company Tech Mahindra (Americas) Inc. Tech Mahindra (Americas) Inc is a wholly owned subsidiary of Tech Mahindra. The merger will optimize operational cost and reduce the compliance risk, the company said.
The drugmaker will sell a 75% stake in Glenmark Life Sciences for Rs 5,652 crore to Nirma at Rs 615 per share. After the stake sale, the company will own 7.84 per cent stake in Glenmark Life Sciences.