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Best Performing India Stocks of 2019

Updated May 3, 2019
India, the land of ancient history and modern adaptability, has had a promising history for investors. India remains the shining star among the BRIC nations group, and has managed to emerge as the front-runner among the developing countries with strongest set of GDP growth figures over the last decade. Along with opening the Indian markets for global businesses in the early 1990s, the Indian government also faciliatated rapid global expansion for India-based businesses to expand overseas. Along with IT, the Indian companies have now made large acquisitions in the fields of automobiles, pharma, retail, metals and infrastructure.
A large number of Indian companies have listed their shares on the leading U.S. stock exchanges, which allows global investors an easy and convenient opportunity to invest in the India-based companies and benefit from the rise in stock price, if any.
Among the various India sector companies whose stocks are listed on stock exchanges, which ones generated the top returns this year? Which of those figured among the winners in the long list of India stocks?
This article provides a list of India stocks which have generated top returns in the year 2019 so far till date of writing. The list is prepared based on the percentage returns generated by the individual India stocks between the end of the previous year and May 3, 2019, and the top 10 return generating India stocks are listed below.
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Top India Stocks With Highest Returns

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The following list presents stocks of the companies which belong to the broader India sector or the stock market index, their corresponding prices as of given date, and the percentage gains realized:
 1) WNS (Holdings) Limited (WNS) 2) Azure Power Global Limited (AZRE) 3) Tata Motors Ltd (TTM) 4) HDFC Bank Limited (HDB) 5) Yatra Online, Inc. (YTRA)
 6) Dr. Reddy's Laboratories Ltd (RDY) 7) ICICI Bank Limited (IBN) 8) Infosys Limited (INFY) 9) MakeMyTrip Limited (MMYT) 10) Sify Technologies Limited (SIFY)
There's more... See price performance, YTD-gains, market-cap and other details of all the 13 India stocks with sorting features in a tabular format. Alternatively, one can also explore the List of Top India ETFs.
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Performance of Top India Stocks

Here's a look at the basic details and how the above mentioned stocks fared during the period:

WNS Holdings

WNS (Holdings) Limited, incorporated on February 18, 2002, is a global provider of business process management (BPM) services. The Company offers data, voice, analytical and business transformation services. The Companys ... see Detailed Company Profile and Dividend History.
The India-based WNS (Holdings) Limited (WNS) belongs to the Miscellaneous sector and is categorized as a Business Services company. The stock of WNS Holdings ended the previous year at a price of $41.26 per share. As of May 3, 2019, the stock price has reached $56.82 apiece, which indicates a change of 37.71 percent making the company rank among the top performing stocks of the India for the year 2019 till date. At the end of the last year, company's market capitalization stood at $2.06 billion. It has now changed to $2.84 billion as of writing.

Azure Power Global

Azure Power Global Limited, together with its subsidiaries, engages in the development, construction, ownership, operation, maintenance, and management of solar power plants in India. It generates sol ... see Detailed Company Profile and Dividend History.
The India-based Public Utilities sector company Azure Power Global Limited (AZRE) holds the two spot among the best performing stocks of the India sector. Classified as the Electric Utilities business, the stock price of Azure Power Global ended the previous year at a price of $9.05 per share while it reached the level of $11.25 apiece as of May 3, 2019 translating to a percentage change in stock price of 24.31%. As of writing, the company's market-cap value stands at $460.57 million.

Tata Motors

Tata Motors Limited, incorporated on September 1, 1945, is an automobile company. The Company is engaged in manufacture of motor vehicles. The Companys segments include automotive operations and all other ... see Detailed Company Profile and Dividend History.
The India-headquartered company Tata Motors Ltd (TTM) is ranked number three among the best performing stocks of India of 2019. The Capital Goods sector business falls under the Auto Manufacturing industrial sub-sector. Since the start of the year 2019, the stock price of Tata Motors has changed by 24.22 percent, which is calculated based on the previous year's closing price of $12.18 per share and year-to-date closing price of $15.13 per share as of writing. The market value of the company as indicated by its market-cap changed from $7.67 billion to $9.58 billion during the same period. Along with India, the company is also in the business of Capital Goods, Auto Manufacturing, Consumer Cyclical, Auto Manufacturers, among other usual products and services.

HDFC Bank

HDFC Bank Limited provides a range of banking and financial services to individuals and businesses in India, Bahrain, Hong Kong, and Dubai. The company operates in Treasury, Retail Banking, Wholesale ... see Detailed Company Profile and Dividend History.
Rank number four in the coveted list is held by HDFC Bank Limited (HDB) for being among the top performing stocks of 2019. Headquartered in India, the Finance sector company is categorized under the industrial sub-sector of Commercial Banks. Since the start of the year 2019, stock of HDFC Bank has so far gained 15.74 percentage, based on the previous year's closing price of $103.59 per share and year-to-date price of $119.89 per share. During the same period, the market capitalization of the company changed from $84.01 billion to $93.24 billion.

Yatra Online

Yatra Online, Inc. is an India-based consumer travel platform and online travel agent. The Company?ÇÖs segments include Air Ticketing, Hotels and Packages, and Others. Through Internet and mobile-based platform and ... see Detailed Company Profile and Dividend History.
During the given months of the year 2019, Yatra Online, Inc. (YTRA) was successful in generating YTD returns of 13.93 percentage which helped it gain the number five spot in the list of the top performing stocks which generated maximum returns during year 2019 till date. As of December of the previous year, the stock of the India-based Yatra Online closed at a price of $4.02 per share, while it traded at a price of $4.58 per share as of May 3, 2019. The company's market cap changed from $168.79 million to $192.31 million during the same period YTD. The company is classified under the Consumer Services industry sector and further specialized as a Transportation Services sector business.

Dr. Reddy's Laboratories

Dr. Reddys Laboratories Limited, incorporated on February 24, 1984, is a pharmaceutical company that is engaged in providing medicines. The Company operates in three segments: Global Generics, Pharmaceutical Services and ... see Detailed Company Profile and Dividend History.
Dr. Reddy's Laboratories Ltd (RDY) has moved by 11.94 percentage over the given period of 2019-YTD, helping it gain a place at number six among the top performing stocks. The Health Care sector company managed to achieve the feat as its stock price changed from $37.7 apiece to the price of $42.2 per share between the end of December of the previous year and May 3, 2019. The smart run of the India-based Major Pharmaceuticals sector company lead to a handsome gain in its marketcap which changed from $6.29 billion to $6.97 billion over the same duration.

ICICI Bank

ICICI Bank Limited, together with its subsidiaries, provides banking and financial services in India and internationally. It operates through Retail Banking, Wholesale Banking, Treasury, Other Banking ... see Detailed Company Profile and Dividend History.
At number seven in the list of top stocks stands ICICI Bank Limited (IBN), which saw a change in its stock price from the level of $10.29 apiece during previous year December end to the price of $11.44 per share as of May 3, 2019. It translates to a change of 11.18 percentage. The India-headquartered Finance sector company also saw its market value change from $33.55 billion to $37.43 billion.

Infosys

Infosys Limited, incorporated on July 2, 1981, is engaged in consulting, technology, outsourcing and next-generation services. The Company, along with its subsidiaries, provides business information technology (IT) services comprising application ... see Detailed Company Profile and Dividend History.
Infosys (INFY) generated percentage returns of 9.08 percent during the 2019 year-to-date. Its returns are based on the share price which moved from $9.47 per share from the previous year-end to the price of $10.33 per share as of May 3, 2019. The company's value, as indicated by the market-cap figure, changed from $40.18 billion to $45.19 billion during the same period.
The company is categorized as a Technology speciality business with further classification in the EDP Services sub-category. Based in India, the YTD performance of the India sector also fared better than that of the returns generated by some of the closley tracked stock market indexes.

MakeMyTrip

MakeMyTrip Limited, incorporated on April 28, 2000, is an online travel company in India. The Companys services and products include air ticketing, hotels, packages, rail tickets, bus tickets, car hire ... see Detailed Company Profile and Dividend History.
Based on the market-cap change from $2.48 billion to $2.68 billion during the given months of the year 2019 and the share price change from $24.33 per share to a price of $26.05 per share as of May 3, 2019, MakeMyTrip Limited (MMYT) was successful in generating YTD returns of 7.07 percentage. Standing at the number nine rank in the top performing list of India stocks, the India-based MakeMyTrip is categorized as the Transportation Services sub-sector business which falls under the larger Consumer Services sector.

Sify

Sify Technologies Limited (Sify), incorporated on December 12, 1995, is an integrated information and communications technology (ICT) solutions and services company. The Company offers end-to-end solutions with a range of ... see Detailed Company Profile and Dividend History.
The number ten spot in the list of top performing stocks of the India sector is taken by Sify Technologies Limited (SIFY). The company's stock price changed from $1.49 per share at the end of December of the previous year to the price of $1.43 per share as of writing. Overall, the stock managed to realized price change of -4.03 percent during the given time period. The corresponding change in the market capitalization value of the India-based Technology sector company was from $224.34 million to $215.3 million. Being ranked in the top 10 best performing stocks of the India sector, the company also succeeded in outperforming the returns generated by some of the popular stock market indexes.
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