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Non-Energy Minerals

Vedanta Ltd.

  • 209.00 INR
  • +0.45
  • +0.22%
  • India
    Aug 16, 2018
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Business Summary

Vedanta Ltd. is a diversified natural resource company, which engages in the exploration, extraction, and processing of minerals, oil, and gas. It operates through the following segments: Copper, Aluminum, Iron Ore, Power, and Oil and Gas. The Copper segment engages in custom smelting and includes a copper smelter, a refinery, a phosphoric acid plant, a sulphuric acid plant, a copper rod plant and three captive power plants. The Aluminum segment engages in the operation of businesses in Chhattisgarh and Odisha. The Iron Ore segment explores, mines, and processes iron ore. The Power segment includes the operation of multiple power plants. The Power segment includes 600 MW thermal coal-based commercial power facility at Jharsuguda in the State of Odisha in Eastern India. The Oil and Gas segment operates and owns Cairn India and its subsidiaries. The company was founded by Anil Kumar Agarwal on June 25, 1965 and is headquartered in Panaji, India.

Financial Highlights

Mar 2018 INRUSD
Gross Profit230,820M3,580.48M
Operating income184,780M2,866.31M
Income before tax195,690M3,035.55M
Net income103,420M1,604.25M
Diluted EPS28.240.43
Dividends Per Share----
Total Assets1,847.98B28,333.82M
Total liabilities1,010.30B15,490.24M
Total equity635,080M9,737.25M
Operating cash flow137,750M2,136.78M
Currency in INRCurrency in USD

Historical Data

 Mar 2014Mar 2015Mar 2016Mar 2017Mar 2018
Revenue 643,721.20M 701,923.10M 613,025.50M 700,190M 892,930M
Gross Profit 174,867.70M 190,586.50M 98,767.80M 186,880M 230,820M
Operating income 138,595.10M 154,978.30M 66,103.90M 149,560M 184,780M
Income before tax 94,925.30M -99,251.20M -285,401.70M 136,520M 195,690M
Net income 62,985.10M -156,457.70M -122,704.70M 69,580M 103,420M
EBITDA 207,418.30M 226,569.90M 151,828.30M 212,590M 247,730M
Diluted EPS 21.46 -52.77 -41.38 23.46 28.24
Dividends Per Share 3.25 4.10 3.50 19.45 --
Total Assets 2,141.43B 1,902.82B 1,952.31B 1,990.30B 1,847.98B
Total liabilities 1,073.37B 1,008.77B 1,104.35B 1,204.44B 1,010.30B
Total equity 730,086.60M 538,752.70M 440,391.70M 605,000M 635,080M
Operating cash flow 125,315.40M 130,741.40M 156,350.50M 130,780M 137,750M
 Mar 2014Mar 2015Mar 2016Mar 2017Mar 2018
Revenue 10,651.59M 11,479.93M 9,363.33M 10,441.70M 13,851.16M
Gross Profit 2,893.51M 3,117.03M 1,508.57M 2,786.88M 3,580.48M
Operating income 2,293.32M 2,534.66M 1,009.66M 2,230.33M 2,866.31M
Income before tax 1,570.72M -1,623.25M -4,359.21M 2,035.87M 3,035.55M
Net income 1,042.20M -2,558.86M -1,874.18M 1,037.62M 1,604.25M
EBITDA 3,432.13M 3,705.54M 2,319.02M 3,170.28M 3,842.79M
Diluted EPS 0.35 -0.86 -0.63 0.34 0.43
Dividends Per Share 0.05 0.06 0.05 0.29 --
Total Assets 35,856.43M 30,405.65M 29,481.08M 30,650.65M 28,333.82M
Total liabilities 17,972.70M 16,119.43M 16,676.45M 18,548.39M 15,490.24M
Total equity 12,224.64M 8,608.85M 6,650.18M 9,317.00M 9,737.25M
Operating cash flow 2,073.58M 2,138.27M 2,388.09M 1,950.27M 2,136.78M

Valuation Measures

Mar 2018
Operating margin20.69%
Profit margin11.58%

Key executives

  • Chief Executive Officer: Kuldip Kumar Kaura
  • Chief Financial Officer & Director: G. R. Arun Kumar
  • Secretary & Compliance Officer: Prerna Halwasiya
  • Senior Vice President & Head-Taxation: Pallavi Joshi Bakhru
  • Finance Director & Executive Director: Tarun Jain


  • Vedanta Resources Plc (50.1%)
  • Life Insurance Corp. of India (6.3%)
  • HDFC Asset Management Co. Ltd. (Invt Mgmt) (2.1%)
  • ICICI Prudential Asset Management Co. Ltd. (1.5%)
  • The Vanguard Group, Inc. (1.4%)
  • Ptc Cables Pvt Ltd. (1.1%)
  • BlackRock Fund Advisors (1.0%)
  • Dimensional Fund Advisors LP (0.9%)
  • Aditya Birla Sun Life AMC Ltd. (0.9%)
  • SBI Funds Management Pvt Ltd. (0.6%)

Contact Details

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Last Updated on 16 Aug, 2018

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