HDFC, which is in the market to raise funds for the first time in almost a decade - the last time was in 2007, will utilise the money to set up a real estate stressed asset fund or company and also start a health insurance company, besides retaining its stake of a little over 21% in HDFC Bank. Institutional investors own 17.29% of the company's stock. The total number of shares traded during the day was 63157 in over 1503 trades.
HDFC, along with its wholly-owned subsidiaries, now holds 21.01 percent in HDFC Bank. HDFC Bank proposes to raise further capital to fund its growth. Aberdeen Asset Management PLC UK lifted its stake in shares of HDFC Bank by 170.0% during the 2nd quarter. Parallel Advisors LLC now owns 1,469 shares of the bank's stock valued at $142,000 after purchasing an additional 189 shares in the last quarter. The company had a trading volume of 545,400 shares, compared to its average volume of 705,594. It also reduced its holding in Alibaba Group Hldg Ltd (NYSE:BABA) by 26,233 shares in the quarter, leaving it with 53,946 shares, and cut its stake in Ambev Sa (NYSE:ABEV). Though the organic expansion at Odisha could have been largely funded through a combination of internal accruals and debt, without a large equity dilution, company would have faced limited headroom to acquire large assets entirely funded via debt given that its consolidated net debt to equity ratio of 2.1, said analysts. HDFC Bank Limited has a fifty-two week low of $59.00 and a fifty-two week high of $100.48. The firm has a market cap of $84,154.01, a PE ratio of 37.04, a price-to-earnings-growth ratio of 1.12 and a beta of 0.85. Zacks downgraded the shares of HDB in report on Wednesday, September 2 to "Sell" rating. HDFC Bank Limited (NYSE:HDB) has risen 36.23% since December 18, 2016 and is uptrending. The company has a consensus rating of "Buy" and a consensus price target of $110.00. If you are reading this piece on another publication, it was illegally copied and republished in violation of USA & worldwide trademark and copyright laws.
Another recent and important HDFC Bank Limited (NYSE:HDB) news was published by Benzinga.com which published an article titled: "Avis, HDFC Bank, Lululemon, Tenet Health: Fast Money Picks For June 27" on June 27, 2017. The hedge fund run by Kerr Neilson held 161,500 shares of the programming company at the end of 2017Q2, valued at $4.24 million, down from 278,100 at the end of the previous reported quarter. The Bank's segments include Treasury, Retail banking, Wholesale banking and Other banking business.
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