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Ntpc Ltd.

Company Background

India's largest energy company, NTPC accounts for 26% of the total power generated in the country. The government has a 75% stake in NTPC. Its current capacity is over 43,000 megawatts. The company wants to boost the figure to 128,000MW by 2032 by tapping a mix of coal, gas, nuclear and renewable energy sources.

A. K. Jha, NTPC's director (Technical), took additional charge of chairman and managing director on September 1, 2015 after Arup Roy Choudhury's tenure got over. A mechanical engineering and law graduate, Jha joined NTPC in 1977 and has experience in all areas of a power project such as design and engineering, project planning and monitoring, and project construction and management.

NTPC, which is under the administrative control of the Ministry of Power, was set up by the government in 1975 to accelerate power development in India. Since then, it has established itself as the country's dominant power company, with five subsidiaries and over 20 joint ventures, including one each in Sri Lanka and Bangladesh. NTPC has also diversified into consulting, power trading, training of professionals, rural electrification and coal mining.

Business Summary

NTPC Ltd. engages in the electric power generation by coal based thermal power plant. It operates through the following two segments: Generation of Energy and Others. The Generation of Energy segment involves in the generation and sale of bulk power to State Power utilities. The Others segment includes provision of consultancy, project management and supervision, energy trading, oil and gas exploration, and coal mining. The company was founded on November 7, 1975 and is headquartered in New Delhi, India.

Financial Highlights

Mar 2022 INRUSD
Gross Profit303,854M4,078.05M
Operating income254,939.40M3,421.56M
Income before tax195,007.80M2,617.21M
Net income166,759M2,238.08M
Diluted EPS17.190.23
Dividends Per Share70.09
Total Assets4,361.69B57,561.19M
Total liabilities2,951.09B38,945.45M
Total equity1,353.73B17,865.22M
Operating cash flow298,442.60M4,005.42M
Currency in INRCurrency in USD

Historical Data

 Mar 2018Mar 2019Mar 2020Mar 2021Mar 2022
Revenue 853,126.40M 987,757.60M 1,082.03B 1,101.67B 1,300.55B
Gross Profit 159,919.20M 206,396.90M 257,065.50M 266,659.60M 303,854M
Operating income 142,692.20M 183,243.10M 227,236.30M 219,885.70M 254,939.40M
Income before tax 125,292.70M 146,537M 159,721.10M 148,028.70M 195,007.80M
Net income 105,439.50M 137,366.80M 116,002.30M 146,346.30M 166,759M
EBITDA 217,291.50M 269,933.40M 330,797.90M 344,388.80M 392,817.70M
Diluted EPS 10.65 13.88 11.72 14.86 17.19
Dividends Per Share 4.26 5.48 3.15 6.15 7
Total Assets 2,843.20B 3,583.12B 3,906.98B 4,145.14B 4,361.69B
Total liabilities 1,798.09B 2,440.48B 2,669.91B 2,832.55B 2,951.09B
Total equity 1,035.63B 1,113.56B 1,188.39B 1,257.38B 1,353.73B
Operating cash flow 114,457.10M 72,504M 112,139.80M 226,949.50M 298,442.60M
 Mar 2018Mar 2019Mar 2020Mar 2021Mar 2022
Revenue 13,233.73M 14,122.38M 15,260.08M 14,840.37M 17,454.79M
Gross Profit 2,480.67M 2,950.94M 3,625.44M 3,592.09M 4,078.05M
Operating income 2,213.44M 2,619.90M 3,204.75M 2,962.02M 3,421.56M
Income before tax 1,943.54M 2,095.10M 2,252.57M 1,994.05M 2,617.21M
Net income 1,635.58M 1,963.99M 1,636.00M 1,971.39M 2,238.08M
EBITDA 3,370.63M 3,859.35M 4,665.30M 4,639.16M 5,272.04M
Diluted EPS 0.16 0.19 0.16 0.20 0.23
Dividends Per Share 0.06 0.07 0.04 0.08 0.09
Total Assets 43,592.97M 51,723.23M 51,644.74M 56,694.48M 57,561.19M
Total liabilities 27,568.97M 35,228.91M 35,292.40M 38,741.81M 38,945.45M
Total equity 15,878.68M 16,074.51M 15,708.81M 17,197.65M 17,865.22M
Operating cash flow 1,775.46M 1,036.62M 1,581.52M 3,057.17M 4,005.42M

Valuation Measures

Mar 2022
Operating margin19.60%
Profit margin12.82%

Key executives

  • Chairman & Managing Director: Gurdeep Singh
  • Executive Director & Operations Director: Ramesh Babu V.
  • Executive Director & Finance Director: Jaikumar Srinivasan
  • Secretary, Compliance Officer & GM: Arun Kumar
  • Director-Projects: Thiagarajan Sankaralingam


  • Government of India (51.1%)
  • Life Insurance Corporation of India (Investment Portfolio) (8.6%)
  • ICICI Prudential Asset Management Co. Ltd. (4.9%)
  • Nippon Life India Asset Management Ltd. (Invt Mgmt) (3.3%)
  • HDFC Asset Management Co. Ltd. (Invt Mgmt) (3.2%)
  • SBI Funds Management Pvt Ltd. (1.7%)
  • The Vanguard Group, Inc. (1.4%)
  • T. Rowe Price International Ltd. (1.0%)
  • Mirae Asset Investment Managers (India) Pvt Ltd. (1.0%)
  • BlackRock Fund Advisors (0.9%)

Contact Details

  • Website:
  • Address: NTPC Bhawan, SCOPE Complex, New Delhi, 110003, India
  • Phone: +91.11.24360100

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    Last Updated on 28 Mar, 2023

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