Many of our readers has asked us to provide information about best Indian large cap stocks for long term investment or what are large cap stocks or which are the best large cap stocks in India 2018. So this time we have though to write a brief descriptive article on “Top 10 – Best Large Cap Stocks for Long Term Investment in India 2018”. Also with this you can view additional list of top large cap companies which you can do analysis and take your own decision from large cap stocks to buy in India 2018. Your best knowledge, skills and charting techniques will guide you to select the appropriate stock that best suits your portfolio list.
Large Cap Stocks Definition:
Large cap stocks means, stocks of those companies which are well-established, larger in net worth size and running their businesses from many decade years that have a solid market presence, goodwill, brand. These companies are considered as a safe investment option for investors.
When we analyze the companies listed at BSE (Bombay Stock Exchange) or NSE (National Stock Exchange) based of market capitalization (Capitalization means, a company’s stock value times the quantity of offers), we noticed that company’s capitalization is worth more than INR 100 Billion it is categorized under large cap stocks or large cap companies.
Large organizations, for example, Infosys, Tata Steel, Asian Paints, HDFC Bank and TCS are categorized as large cap stocks. These organizations have been around in the business sufficiently long and have solid foundation as leading business players. Their stocks are traded publicly in the open market and have large market capitalizations.
Key Important Reasons to Invest in Large Cap Stocks:
1. Large cap companies are well-established and stable. This makes them less likely to leave their business or go bankrupt. In any case, their stock price may not rise as faster as small or mid-level companies. The best part of these companies is they are better than the best in their business sectors.
2. Investors or financial institutions rush to best large cap stocks during bearish market. That is because they are a more safe and secured then small cap companies. It just means they will probably withstand during downfall without leaving business.
3. Almost all the large cap stocks in India pay dividend also offers bonus shares sometimes. That makes investors happy with additional source of income. The company pay dividend / bonus shares as they know that large cap stocks won’t rise as faster as other small companies.
Top 10 – Best Large Cap Stocks to Buy for Long Term:
Here we are going to see the top best large cap stocks with growth potential. This list is based on P/E Ratio (Price Earning Ratio) from highest to lowest. This assist you to short list from top 10 large cap stocks to buy now for long term investment. This should not be considered as large cap stock recommendations, but this can help you to figure out the better than the best stocks.
Apart from this you should also grab skills for technical analyzing like: Technical Indicators, Types of Technical Indicators, Candlestick Chart, Support and Resistance of stocks, finding out volume, Moving Averages of large cap stocks. Also you should learn fundamental analyzing of stocks like: Qualitative Factors, Financial Ratios of the company, Analyzing Annual Report of a Company, Qualitative Data Analysis, etc. will provide you better knowledge in picking best large cap stock and also to decide whether to buy or hold.
|List||Name of the Company||Industry Name||Market cap||Stock Price||P/E (As 2017)|
|1||Bajaj Finserv Ltd.||Finance – Investment||Large Cap||5,320.00||648.71|
|2||United Spirits Ltd.||Breweries & Distilleries||Large Cap||3,570.00||517.87|
|3||Piramal Enterprises Ltd.||Pharmaceuticals & Drugs||Large Cap||2,863.55||189.25|
|4||Avenue Supermarts Ltd.||Retailing||Large Cap||1,146.50||149.95|
|5||Bharti Airtel Ltd.||Telecommunication – Service Provider||Large Cap||533.40||136.69|
|6||UPL Ltd.||Pesticides & Agrochemicals||Large Cap||739.70||96.96|
|7||Emami Ltd.||Household & Personal Products||Large Cap||1,302.00||92.62|
|8||DLF Ltd.||Construction – Real Estate||Large Cap||246.65||85.73|
|9||ABB India Ltd.||Electric Equipment||Large Cap||1,388.95||74.93|
|10||Titan Company Ltd.||Diamond & Jewellery||Large Cap||848.55||73.77|
Few from List of Best Large Cap Companies:
We are presenting here large cap companies list which you can deep research on it. Your research, your knowledge, your technical analysis or fundamental analysis and charting skills will assist you to figure it out the best suitable from the list of best large cap companies for your portfolio. This list is based on P/E Ratio (Price Earning Ratio) from highest to lowest.
|List||Name of the Company||Industry Name||Market cap||Stock Price||P/E (As 2017)|
|1||Tata Steel Ltd.||Steel & Iron Products||Large Cap||719.50||70.23|
|2||Havells India Ltd.||Electric Equipment||Large Cap||548.10||69.44|
|3||Procter & Gamble Hygiene & Health Care Ltd.||Household & Personal Products||Large Cap||9,380.00||68.86|
|4||Bharat Heavy Electricals Ltd.||Engineering – Industrial Equipments||Large Cap||92.50||67.60|
|5||State Bank Of India||Bank – Public||Large Cap||313.40||67.59|
|6||Hindustan Unilever Ltd.||Household & Personal Products||Large Cap||1,350.55||64.98|
|7||Glaxosmithkline Pharmaceuticals Ltd.||Pharmaceuticals & Drugs||Large Cap||2,435.00||63.62|
|8||Britannia Industries Ltd.||Consumer Food||Large Cap||4,730.00||62.57|
|9||Asian Paints Ltd.||Paints||Large Cap||1,143.15||57.09|
|10||Pidilite Industries Ltd.||Chemicals||Large Cap||916.00||56.69|
|11||Marico Ltd.||Solvent Extraction||Large Cap||318.00||53.25|
|12||Shree Cement Ltd.||Cement & Construction Materials||Large Cap||17,930.00||51.83|
|13||Colgate-Palmolive (India) Ltd.||Household & Personal Products||Large Cap||1,082.00||50.35|
|14||Godrej Consumer Products Ltd.||Household & Personal Products||Large Cap||985.50||50.16|
|15||Dabur India Ltd.||Household & Personal Products||Large Cap||350.50||49.65|
|16||Motherson Sumi Systems Ltd.||Auto Ancillary||Large Cap||366.65||49.21|
|17||Bajaj Finance Ltd.||Finance – NBFC||Large Cap||1,770.00||47.56|
|18||Bosch Ltd.||Auto Ancillary||Large Cap||20,015.00||47.17|
|19||Ultratech Cement Ltd.||Cement & Construction Materials||Large Cap||4,278.00||44.95|
|20||Eicher Motors Ltd.||Automobile Two & Three Wheelers||Large Cap||30,299.00||44.21|
|21||Cipla Ltd.||Pharmaceuticals & Drugs||Large Cap||614.65||42.97|
|22||Glaxosmithkline Consumer Healthcare Ltd.||Consumer Food||Large Cap||6,496.80||42.65|
|23||ACC Ltd.||Cement & Construction Materials||Large Cap||1,733.70||42.12|
|24||Ambuja Cements Ltd.||Cement & Construction Materials||Large Cap||272.00||41.15|
|25||Sun Pharmaceutical Industries Ltd.||Pharmaceuticals & Drugs||Large Cap||573.50||40.74|
|26||Bank Of Baroda||Bank – Public||Large Cap||165.50||39.73|
|27||Siemens Ltd.||Electric Equipment||Large Cap||1,226.10||38.92|
|28||Maruti Suzuki India Ltd.||Automobiles – Passenger Cars||Large Cap||9,650.00||38.90|
|29||Sun TV Network Ltd.||TV Broadcasting & Software Production||Large Cap||1,005.00||38.89|
|30||Axis Bank Ltd.||Bank – Private||Large Cap||552.00||35.96|
|31||Punjab National Bank||Bank – Public||Large Cap||173.00||35.60|
|32||Kotak Mahindra Bank Ltd.||Bank – Private||Large Cap||1,014.75||35.40|
|33||Cummins India Ltd.||Diesel Engines||Large Cap||919.00||35.20|
|34||Tata Power Company Ltd.||Power Generation/Distribution||Large Cap||92.30||34.35|
|35||Container Corporation Of India Ltd.||Logistics||Large Cap||1,365.00||34.35|
|36||Cadila Healthcare Ltd.||Pharmaceuticals & Drugs||Large Cap||430.60||33.44|
|37||Dr. Reddys Laboratories Ltd.||Pharmaceuticals & Drugs||Large Cap||2,398.00||32.58|
|38||MRF Ltd.||Tyres & Allied||Large Cap||72,650.05||31.99|
|39||Hindalco Industries Ltd.||Metal – Non Ferrous||Large Cap||265.50||31.68|
|40||HDFC Bank Ltd.||Bank – Private||Large Cap||1,855.45||31.62|
|41||Ashok Leyland Ltd.||Automobiles-Trucks/Lcv||Large Cap||118.40||31.56|
|42||IndusInd Bank Ltd.||Bank – Private||Large Cap||1,652.50||30.97|
|43||ITC Ltd.||Cigarettes/Tobacco||Large Cap||262.50||30.60|
|44||Torrent Pharmaceuticals Ltd.||Pharmaceuticals & Drugs||Large Cap||1,390.00||28.36|
|45||Interglobe Aviation Ltd.||Airlines||Large Cap||1,218.90||27.82|
|46||Oracle Financial Services Software Ltd.||IT – Software||Large Cap||4,023.25||27.22|
|47||Bharti Infratel Ltd.||Telecommunication – Service Provider||Large Cap||363.00||27.09|
|48||Bharat Electronics Ltd.||Engineering – Industrial Equipments||Large Cap||184.00||26.91|
|49||Larsen & Toubro Ltd.||Engineering – Construction||Large Cap||1,259.00||26.51|
|50||Shriram Transport Finance Company Ltd.||Finance – NBFC||Large Cap||1,454.00||26.20|
Here we have seen top 10 – best large cap stocks to buy for long term investment in India 2018-2019. This is not a part of large cap stock recommendations. Our motive is to provide the list of best large cap companies so that you can perform your technical analysis or fundamental analysis before you take decision to buy from large cap stocks list.
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