CMP: 74

Gulf Oil Corporation Limited is a lubricant company. The Company's businesses also include explosives, consult dealing in mining and infrastructuring contracts, specialty chemicals dealing in bulk drugs and pharma, property development.

Gulf Oil Corporation is a good bet in small-cap space. Its currently trading at a P/E of 12 with excellent dividend yields of close to 3% in the last 12 months. Manageable liability. Revenues have grown steadily from 459 Crores to 976 Crores in the last 5 years. Profits have grown in similar lines from 23 Crores to 45 Crores in the same period. NPM has stayed steady at close to 5% over the last 5 years. Buy, hold and book profits when Nifty peaks.