Company Profile

NTPC LTD.

NSE : NTPCBSE : 532555ISIN CODE : INE733E01010Industry : Power Generation/DistributionHouse : PSU
BSE83.052.55 (+3.17 % )
PREV CLOSE (Rs.) 80.50
OPEN PRICE (Rs.) 82.05
BID PRICE (QTY) 0.00 (0 )
OFFER PRICE (QTY) 0.00 (0 )
VOLUME 872297
TODAY'S LOW / HIGH (Rs.)80.30 84.45
52 WK LOW / HIGH (Rs.)74 145.85
NSE83.00 3.35 (+4.21 % )
PREV CLOSE(Rs.) 79.65
OPEN PRICE (Rs.) 82.50
BID PRICE (QTY) 0.00 (0 )
OFFER PRICE (QTY) 83.00 (5944 )
VOLUME 39363397
TODAY'S LOW / HIGH(Rs.) 80.25 84.40
52 WK LOW / HIGH (Rs.)73.2 145.85

Company News

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27-Mar-2020 NTPC inks pact to acquire govt's stake in THDC India <p align="justify">NTPC has executed a Share Purchase Agreement (SPA) with the President of India for acquisition of legal and beneficial ownership of 2,73,09,406 equity shares held by the President of India in THDC India (THDCIL) and the acquisition of beneficial ownership in 6 equity shares held by the nominees of the President of India in THDCIL (collectively representing 74.496% of the total paid up share capital of THDCIL) for an aggregate consideration of Rs 7500 crore. The acquisition is subject to satisfaction of customary conditions precedent.</p><p align="justify">NTPC is the largest power utility company in India and has presence in Coal, Gas, Solar PV, Hydro and Wind Power Generation and Coal Mining. <br></p>
27-Mar-2020 NTPC to acquire 100% stake in NEEPCO <p align="justify">NTPC has executed a Share Purchase Agreement (SPA) with the President of India for acquisition of legal and beneficial ownership of 3,60,98,09,800 equity shares held by the President of India in North Eastern Electric Power Corporation (NEEPCO) and the acquisition of beneficial ownership in 600 equity shares held by the nominees of the President of India in NEEPCO (collectively representing 100% of the total paid up share capital of NEEPCO) for an aggregate consideration of Rs 4000 crore. The acquisition is subject to satisfaction of customary conditions precedent.</p><p align="justify">NTPC is the largest power utility company in India and has presence in Coal, Gas, Solar PV, Hydro and Wind Power Generation and Coal Mining. <br></p>
27-Mar-2020 NTPC shines on inking pact to acquire govt's stake in THDC India <p align="justify">NTPC is currently trading at Rs. 81.90, up by 1.40 points or 1.74% from its previous closing of Rs. 80.50 on the BSE.</p><p align="justify">The scrip opened at Rs. 82.05 and has touched a high and low of Rs. 82.65 and Rs. 81.50 respectively. So far 29651 shares were traded on the counter.</p><p align="justify">The BSE group 'A' stock of face value Rs. 10 has touched a 52 week high of Rs. 145.85 on 01-Jul-2019 and a 52 week low of Rs. 74.00 on 23-Mar-2020.</p><p align="justify">Last one week high and low of the scrip stood at Rs. 83.85 and Rs. 74.00 respectively. The current market cap of the company is Rs. 79651.19 crore.</p><p align="justify">The promoters holding in the company stood at 54.14%, while Institutions and Non-Institutions held 43.39% and 2.47% respectively.</p><p align="justify">NTPC has executed a Share Purchase Agreement (SPA) with the President of India for acquisition of legal and beneficial ownership of 2,73,09,406 equity shares held by the President of India in THDC India (THDCIL) and the acquisition of beneficial ownership in 6 equity shares held by the nominees of the President of India in THDCIL (collectively representing 74.496% of the total paid up share capital of THDCIL) for an aggregate consideration of Rs 7500 crore. The acquisition is subject to satisfaction of customary conditions precedent.</p><p align="justify">NTPC is the largest power utility company in India and has presence in Coal, Gas, Solar PV, Hydro and Wind Power Generation and Coal Mining.<br></p>
27-Mar-2020 NTPC, Yes Bank and Maharashtra Seamless to see some action today <p align="justify"><strong>NTPC</strong> has signed share purchase agreements to acquire the government's stakes in THDC India (THDCIL) and North Eastern Electric Power Corporation (NEEPCO) for a total of Rs 11,500 crore. NTPC has entered into share purchase agreements (SPAs) with the central government to acquire its 74.496 per cent equity stake in THDCIL for Rs 7,500 crore and its 100 percent equity in NEEPC for Rs 4,000 crore. </p><p align="justify"><strong>Yes Bank's</strong> board has approved a proposal to raise funds for an additional amount aggregating up to Rs 5,000 crore. The fund may be raised in one or more tranches by way of issuance of securities but not limited to through a qualified institutions placement/ public issue, rights issue, global depository receipts, American depository receipts, foreign currency convertible bonds or any other permissible mode. The board meeting held on March 26, 2020 has cleared this proposal.&nbsp;&nbsp; </p><p align="justify">Consequent upon receipt of requisite approval from the Seller, <strong>Maharashtra Seamless</strong> has acquired an Offshore Jack Up Drilling Rig from Star Drilling, Singapore, an associate of the company for $100 million. The said Rig is currently operating under contract with Oil and Natural Gas Corporation (ONGC).</p><p align="justify"><strong>ICICI Bank</strong> has invested Rs 51.09 crore in Auxilo Finserve, an associate company of Balrampur Chini Mills, by way of subscription to its 3,40,62,153 Equity Shares of Rs 10 face value per share, constituting 9.90% of its Equity Share Capital at a premium of Rs 5 per share, pursuant to the definitive agreements executed on March 25, 2020. Prior to the above investment, Balrampur Chini Mills held 50% of the Equity Share Capital in Auxilo Finserve, which now stands at 45.05%.</p><p align="justify"><strong>Bharti Airtel</strong> is offering free access to thousands of e-books on its platform, Juggernaut Books (formerly Airtel Books). As India stays at home to support the government's efforts to contain the spread of COVID-19, readers can now access thousands of top books and novels on Juggernaut Books for free by simply downloading the app (Android/iOS) on their smartphones.</p><p align="justify"><strong>NIIT</strong> and its subsidiary -- Eagle Productivity Solutions Inc. have developed a set of actionable roadmaps, toolkits and packaged services to help Learning and Development (L&amp;D) organizations minimize the disruption caused due to the accelerating impact of the&nbsp; COVID-19.</p><p align="justify"><strong>Bank of Maharashtra</strong> has received approval from Board of Director to raise equity capital of Rs 831 crore (including premium) through issue of equity share of bank to Government of India on preferential basis.&nbsp; <br></p>
26-Mar-2020 NTPC commissions 2nd unit of 660 MW of Khargone Super Thermal Power project <p align="justify">NTPC has added the 2nd Unit of 660 MW of Khargone Super Thermal Power Project to installed capacity. With this, the total installed capacity of Khargone Super Thermal Power Project, NTPC and NTPC group has become 1320 MW, 50355 MW and 58816 MW respectively.</p><p align="justify">NTPC is the largest power utility company in India and has presence in Coal, Gas, Solar PV, Hydro and Wind Power Generation and Coal Mining. <br></p>
26-Mar-2020 NTPC, REC and Zensar Technologies to see some action today <p align="justify"><strong>NTPC</strong> has added the 2nd Unit of 660 MW of Khargone Super Thermal Power Project to installed capacity. With this, the total installed capacity of Khargone Super Thermal Power Project, NTPC and NTPC group has become 1320 MW, 50355 MW and 58816 MW respectively.</p><p align="justify"><strong>REC's</strong> board approved upward revision in Market Borrowing Programme for FY 2019-20 from Rs 90,000 crore to Rs 94,000 crore (i.e. increase of Rs. 4,000 crore in raising funds through Domestic Bonds/Debentures, Rupee Term Loan, ECBs and Capital Gain Tax Exemption Bonds, to be raised during the balance period of the current financial year i.e. FY 2019-20) and also approved a Rs 1.10 lakh crore market borrowing by the company during the next financial year 2020-21. </p><p align="justify"><strong>Zensar Technologies</strong> has been promoted to a PartnerConnect Consulting Advantage partner. The PartnerConnect Consulting partner program includes three relationship tiers: Select, Advantage, and Global Premier. The tiers are designed to recognize partners based on achievements and contributions such as insurance industry expertise, the number of Guidewire certified employees and, as of 2019, the achievement of specializations for Consulting partners. </p><p align="justify"><strong>Kabra Extrusiontechnik</strong> has commenced commercial production at its new manufacturing unit at Chakan, Pune and launched a new product in India under the Brand Name ‘Battrixx'. The name of the product is Lithium-ion Battery Packs with Battery Management System.&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; </p><p align="justify">To help people and businesses affected by coronavirus outbreak, <strong>Indian Bank</strong> and Union Bank of India have launched special emergency loan products like personal loans and soft loan for members of Self Help Groups. Besides, the bank has taken steps to ensure the safety of its staff and uninterrupted banking services to customers. </p><p align="justify">In an endeavour to support the Government of India, <strong>InterGlobe Aviation</strong> (IndiGo) has offered its resources, aircraft and crew to assist the nation in the worldwide battle against coronavirus. The airline has expressed support to contribute in the ferry supply of medicine, equipment, and relief samples from one part of the country to another.&nbsp;&nbsp; </p><p align="justify"><strong>Linde India</strong> has received an approval from the Board to enter into a joint venture (JV) with Praxair India, with both Linde India and Praxair India holding 50% of the total issued and paid up share capital of the Joint Venture Company&nbsp; which will provide Operation and Management (O&amp;M) Services to both Linde India and Praxair India.</p><p align="justify"><br></p>
23-Mar-2020 NTPC ready to supply uninterrupted power supply to nation amid COVID-19 threat <div align="justify">NTPC is prepared to ensure uninterrupted power supply to the nation despite the widespread threat of COVID-19. To deal with the ongoing crisis, NTPC has issued suitable advisories for its employees posted at various units and offices in line with the advisory issued by the Government of India to deal with the epidemic.<br></div><div align="justify"><br></div><div align="justify">All employees have been advised to avoid face to face meetings and public gatherings to the extent feasible. The NTPC has ensured wide circulation of dos &amp; don'ts with regards to COVID-19 in the townships, to all employees through different modes of extensive campaigning like films, posters, hoardings etc.<br></div><div align="justify"><br></div><div align="justify">NTPC is the largest power utility company in India and has presence in Coal, Gas, Solar PV, Hydro and Wind Power Generation and Coal Mining.<br></div>
19-Mar-2020 NTPC trades in green on the BSE <p align="justify">NTPC is currently trading at Rs. 81.40, up by 0.10 points or 0.12% from its previous closing of Rs. 81.30 on the BSE.<br></p><p align="justify">The scrip opened at Rs. 78.95 and has touched a high and low of Rs. 84.90 and Rs. 75.45 respectively. So far 642566 shares were traded on the counter.<br></p><p align="justify">The BSE group 'A' stock of face value Rs. 10 has touched a 52 week high of Rs. 145.85 on 01-Jul-2019 and a 52 week low of Rs. 75.30 on 18-Mar-2020.<br></p><p align="justify">Last one week high and low of the scrip stood at Rs. 100.10 and Rs. 75.30 respectively. The current market cap of the company is Rs. 81432.21 crore.<br></p><p align="justify">The promoters holding in the company stood at 54.14%, while Institutions and Non-Institutions held 43.39% and 2.47% respectively.<br></p><p align="justify">NTPC has bagged 28 awards at Corporate Communication Excellence Awards 2020 and was conferred with the ‘Champion of Champions Title' in a grand the ceremony organised during the 14th Global Communication Conclave by Public Relations Council of India (PRCI) at Bengaluru recently.</p><p align="justify">NTPC won awards in the various categories ranging from CSR Campaign, Corporate Brochure, Public Affairs Campaign, Digital Newsletter, Films, Crisis Communications, Public Service Advertisements, Environmental Communication, Internal Communication Campaign, Wall Calendar etc. NTPC's stations Unchahar, Simhadri, Talcher Kaniha, WR-I HQs, Mouda, Gadarwara, Singrauli, Varanasi, Bongaigaon including Corporate Centre bagged awards in various categories. More than 70 companies (both private and public) had participated in the awards.</p><p align="justify">NTPC is the largest power utility company in India and has presence in Coal, Gas, Solar PV, Hydro and Wind Power Generation and Coal Mining.<br></p>
19-Mar-2020 Announcement under Regulation 30 (LODR)-Dividend Updates Board of Directors in its meeting held today i.e. Thursday, March 19, 2020, considered and approved payment of interim dividend @ 5% i.e.Rs. 0.50 (Fifty paisa) per equity share on the face value of the paid-up equity shares of Rs.10/-each for the FY 2019-20. Further, Interim dividend shall be paid on or after 31st March, 2020 to the members whose names appear in the Register of Members/ Beneficial owners as on record date i.e.27th March, 2020.
17-Mar-2020 NTPC wins ‘Champion of Champions Title' at PRCI Conclave <p align="justify">NTPC has bagged 28 awards at Corporate Communication Excellence Awards 2020 and was conferred with the ‘Champion of Champions Title' in a grand the ceremony organised during the 14th Global Communication Conclave by Public Relations Council of India (PRCI) at Bengaluru recently.<br></p><p align="justify">NTPC won awards in the various categories ranging from CSR Campaign, Corporate Brochure, Public Affairs Campaign, Digital Newsletter, Films, Crisis Communications, Public Service Advertisements, Environmental Communication, Internal Communication Campaign, Wall Calendar etc. NTPC's stations Unchahar, Simhadri, Talcher Kaniha, WR-I HQs, Mouda, Gadarwara, Singrauli, Varanasi, Bongaigaon including Corporate Centre bagged awards in various categories. More than 70 companies (both private and public) had participated in the awards.</p><p align="justify">NTPC is the largest power utility company in India and has presence in Coal, Gas, Solar PV, Hydro and Wind Power Generation and Coal Mining.<br></p>