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Monopoly Stocks in India

What exactly does a monopoly mean? A monopoly comes into being when only one seller or an enterprise is engaged in the business of any specific product or a commodity.

In a monopoly, there is no competition whatsoever. With the absence of intense competition in an industry, a company is poised to do better and generate profits with strong cash flows.

Lower Competition = Higher Profits

In India, when you think of monopoly stocks, certainly IRCTC (railway ticketing and catering), CDSL (only listed depository), CAMS (largest registrar and transfer agent for mutual funds) and Indian Energy Exchange (sole listed power exchange) will be the first ones that come to mind.

However, it's not easy to find stocks with these characteristics because high profitability always attracts new players.

While much has been said about investing in monopoly stocks, you must investigate if the company can remain profitable for the future.

This Specialty Chemicals Company with 65% Global Market Share is Poised to Remain No.1 Over the Next 10 Years

Apr 10, 2023

This company is dominating its rivals right now and has positioned itself so well that you'll look back in a decade and wonder why you didn't see the makings of a giant earlier.

Growth and Income: A High Dividend Stock for 'Growth' Oriented Investors

Mar 24, 2023

Investors no longer need to choose between high dividend and high growth stocks. There are a few companies that offer both!

This Ahmedabad Based Firm's Solid Grip on Wellness Sets It Up for 10 Years of Dominance...

Mar 16, 2023

The companies on this list are either dominating their rivals right now or are positioning themselves so well that you'll look back in a decade and wonder why you didn't see the makings of a giant earlier.

How India's Top Monopoly Stocks Performed in 2022 Offers Clues for 2023

Jan 9, 2023

These four companies have dominant market share in their industries but did they perform well in 2022? And what lies ahead in 2023 for them?

3 Smallcap Monopoly Stocks for Your Watchlist

Oct 19, 2022

Here's why I'm excited about these 3 smallcap market leaders.

Ashish Kacholia Increased Stake in this Market Leader Smallcap Stock. Here's Why...

Oct 3, 2022

The seasoned investor has added exposure to this smallcap stock, which is a proxy play from the infrastructure sector.

6 Near-Monopoly Stocks to Add to Your Watchlist

Aug 12, 2022

These six companies are dominating their sectors with huge pieces of the pie.

India's Top 5 Monopoly Stocks to Watch Out for

Jul 7, 2022

These 5 companies dominate their sectors with a huge piece of the pie.

5 Takeaways from IRCTC's Q4 Results

May 31, 2022

IRCTC's net profit surged 106% while the company also declared a final dividend for 2021-22.

HAL: Ready, Set, Fly

Apr 7, 2022

Defence has been a priority sector for the Indian Government for realising its objective of 'Atmanirbhar Bharat.' How will it impact India's largest defence PSU, HAL? Read on...

Why IEX Share Price is Falling

Mar 28, 2023

Will a new entrant in the power exchange sector end IEX's monopoly? And how will it impact IEX's growth? Read on to find out.

Why Coal India Share Price is Falling

Mar 23, 2023

Down 20% from its 52-week high, Coal India tumbles 5% in five days. What is dragging this monopoly stock down?

Why CDSL Share Price is Falling

Feb 8, 2023

Here is why shares of India's leading depository are trading at a 52-week low today.

IEX Announces Rs 980 Million Share Buyback at Over 35% Premium

Nov 28, 2022

IEX board has announced a share buyback at a hefty premium to the current market price.

5 Renewable Energy Stocks to Watch Out for Potential Multibagger Returns

Oct 12, 2022

These renewable energy companies could be future multibaggers. Should you invest?

Down 60% from its High, this Beaten Down Stock to Consider Share Buyback Next Week

Sep 3, 2022

Buybacks are usually carried out when the management of the company perceives the shares of the company are undervalued in the market.

5 Monopoly Stocks Selling at Big Discounts to Recent Highs

Aug 11, 2022

Stocks are rebounding, but these monopoly stocks are still available at big discounts to recent highs.

Best Monopoly Stocks to Own in 2022

Jun 18, 2022

Constant product innovation, latest technology, strong supply chain etc can all help companies enjoy monopoly like fortunes.

Good Monopoly Stocks vs Bad Monopoly Stocks

Apr 19, 2022

Do all monopoly stocks give good returns? As they have a competitive advantage, are they a screaming buy at any price? Read on to find out...

A Monopoly at the Forefront of Rs 5 Trillion Defence Opportunity

Mar 30, 2022

Its strong order book, reduction in debt to negligible levels and fall in debtor days are a huge positive for the stock.