Past One Month Rail Stocks Have Outperformed


Analysts say higher government spend and lately declear a flurry of railway stocks lifted sentiment in the Indian stock markets are in the spotlight despite the subdued performance.

Shares of railway wagons to 44 per cent over the past month. On the other hand, index, indicator of the broader market, almost 1.8 per cent in the same period lost.

Kernex Microsystems busy in security systems for railway construction stocks, 30 per cent during the same time period is recorded. Kalindee Rail Nirman Limited and around 17-18 per cent in the last one month.

The Railways has an joyful capital outgoings plan of Rs 1 lakh crore for the Economic year 2015-16. This is 52 per cent more than the capex of the last fiscal (FY2014-15), says Bank of America Merrill Lynch.

This year the Railways has been behind in meeting the targeted capex as only 38 per cent of the plan capex for the year has been make use of so far, says Bank of America Merrill Lynch. Analysts hope the Railways to lend wings spend for the rest of the year.

Lot of activity has been happened in the sector. A tender of 15,000 wagons worth between Rs 4,000 crore and Rs 5,000 crore – the bigger in the past three years – has been appeared lately.

The tender for Kanchrapara workshop which will manufacture new type of coaches has also been appeared.

Mr Chaudhary also Definite to the agreement signed the Railways signed with GE and Alstom for two locomotive joint venture projects. India and Japan also lately signed an agreement for introduction of bullet train between Ahmedabad and Mumbai.

The Railways’ ambitious plan to redevelop 400 stations through a public-private partnership route is also need to throw some good chance for the private sector companies.