Accumulate HDIL, target of Rs 280 says Prabhudas Lilladher

>> Friday, July 31, 2009

Prabhudas Lilladher has maintained its accumulate rating on Housing Development and Infrastructure (HDIL) with a target of Rs 280 in its July 29, 2009 research report.

"HDIL reported revenues to the tune of Rs 2,954 million, a decline of 48% YoY. Revenues were largely led by sales of TDRs. The company sold 1.8 million TDRs during the quarter at an average rate of Rs 1,500/sq.ft. HDIL generated approximately 2 million sq.ft of TDRs during the quarter and currently has 0.5 million sq.ft of TDRs in its inventory. The company reported strong EBITDA margins of 83% due to the large proportion of TDR sales which led to profits increasing by 73.6% QoQ. We have estimated HDIL’s NAV at Rs 312/share. We are valuing the company at 10% discount to NAV which translates to Rs 280. We maintain ‘Accumulate’ rating on the stock," says Prabhudas Lilladher's research report.