Although Indian stock market valuations have dropped to their 5-year and 10-year historical averages, analysts still lack comfort in recommending investors to put money aggressively. However, nearly 50% of index stocks are below their 10-year averages, which can offer decent returns. UPL has the highest upside at 35%. Meanwhile, HDFC Bank, SBI, Axis Bank, and M&M have upwards of 20% upside potential each in the next 12 months.
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Indian equities tracking positive global cues ended higher on the last trading day of the week. Nifty at the close edged higher by 0.25% to