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Many HNIs are buying unlisted shares of well-known companies but there are many hidden gems whose shares are rising up consistently without attracting the attention of the investors at large. Therefore, the shareholders of these companies are making steady gains. In this article, we discuss 5 such companies:
HDFC Securities Shares
HDFC securities Limited is one of the under rated financial services intermediary and a subsidiary of HDFC Bank, a private sector bank in India. HDFC securities is one of the leading stock broking companies in India and recently completed 20 successful years of operation. HDFC securities was established in 2000 and is headquartered in Mumbai. It also has many branches across major all cities and towns in India.
The demand for HDFC securities unlisted shares have gone up recently. After the successful IPO and recent price rise of HDFC Asset management, it is expected that the HDFC Securities Share Price shall also follow the same trajectory.
Hero Fincorp Shares
Hero FinCorp Limited was started as Hero Honda Fin lease limited in 1991 but as the Hero and Honda tie up came to end, it was rebranded to Hero FinCorp Limited. It has retail presence at 862 dealerships. It offers services at more than 2400 touch points spread across many cities, towns and villages of India. Hero Fincorp’s main business is financing, leasing, bill discounting and other financial services. Hero Fincorp Ltd also offers Loan against property, SME and Emerging Corporate business from 42 locations in India.
Hero Fincop share price has grown from Rs. 150 to over 1200 in a short span of time. Hero Fincorp shares still have very good potential because of its reputation and positive past record. More than 40% of the Hero Fincorp shares are owned by Hero corp while the remaining shares are owned by other arms of the Hero group.
Essar Steel is India’s leading steel producer with capacity of 10 mn tonnes p.a. It also has a strong presence in intensive steel consuming markets of Asia and North America. The company’s steel plant is located at Hazira and has ultra-modern infrastructure and facilities like a power plant and a port that can handle 30 million tonnes of cargo annually. Its manufacturing facility includes Ore beneficiation, Pellet Making, Ironmaking, Steelmaking, and downstream facilities including cold rolling mill, galvanizing, pre-coated facility, steel processing facility, extra wide plate mill, and a pipe mill.
Arcelor Mittal acquired majority shares of the company from IBC and remaining are held by Nippon Steel. Essar Steel share price is currently around Rs. 5 and is in demand by investors
Barbeque Nation is one of the leading chains of restaurants in India. Its menu includes soups, vegetarian entrees, non-vegetarian starters, main courses, dessert, and buffet services. Barbeque Nation introduced the concept of 'over the table barbeque' live grills built within the dining tables – thereby allowing the guests to grill barbecue on their own tables. They have recently taken the franchise of American hamburger chain, Johnny Rockets and diversified into a second brand.
The current Barbeque Nation Share Price is around Rs. 600 per share and has been growing consistently. The company may also come out with an IPO soon which may lead to increase in share price of unlisted shares.
Ecom Express provides logistics solutions to various companies in India. The Company offers prepaid, cash on delivery, cash before delivery, drop-shipping, reverse logistics, and other related services. It was started by Mr. T.A Krishnan, who has over 25 years of experience in the courier industry and has spent a large part of his working life at Blue Dart. The management team consists of professionals from the Logistics and Distribution Industry having more than 100 years of experience. The team has made substantial contributions to the growth of the Logistics and Transportation Industry in India. Ecom Express management team also has the track record of shaping the e-tailing distribution and delivery system in India. Ecom Express is present in all 29 states of India and operates in over 2400 towns across 25,000+ PIN-codes in India.
As Ecom Express IPO is expected soon, Ecom Express unlisted shares are being bought by High net worth individuals (HNIs). Therefore Ecom Express share price is also on the rise.
Razorpay is the leading payment gateway in India that allows websites and apps to accept, process and disburse payments from customers. Razorpay offers a wide range of options to the users such as debit cards, credit cards, UPI, net banking, and all major wallets. The company has grown at a rapid pace and raised money from Sequoia India and Ribbit Capital.
Razorpay has raised more than $100mn till date and Razorpay share price has increased with each of the funding rounds starting from 2015 to 2019. It had also given an exit option to the employees holding ESOPs. Razorpay IPO is eagerly awaited by the investors.
Kurlon Enterprise Limited is one of the oldest mattress companies in India as it was set up way back in 1962. Over the last 60 years, it has become the Largest Supplier and Manufacturer of Mattresses in India. Kurlon Enterprise produces different types of Mattress such as Foam, spring and RC Mattress. It also Includes makes furniture for home, furnishing products & polyurethane foam. Kurlon Enterprise Limited has set up 4 Warehouses, more than 70 Area Sales Offices, over 160 Showrooms. It also has created a large dealer network of 4,000 retailers & dealers. It has also set up 9 Manufacturing Units In Odisha, Mp, Gujarat, Karnataka & Uttarakhand. The flagship brand “Kurl-On” has captured over 35% market share in organized sector with sales of over 1.2 million mattress p.a.
The demand for mattresses has gone up during pandemic, so is the price of its listed competitor, Sheela Foams that makes Sleepwell mattresses. Kurlon Enterprise Limited IPO is also expected soon. This has also attracted the attention of various HNI investors who are calling up unlisted share brokers to check the current Kurlon Share Price. For more details on unlisted share please refer to Prastaav