Vedanta Resources plc Company Profile (LON:VED)

About Vedanta Resources plc (LON:VED)

Vedanta Resources plc logoVedanta Resources plc is a natural resources company, which is engaged in exploring, extracting and processing minerals, and oil and gas. The Company produces zinc, lead, silver, copper, aluminum, iron ore, oil and gas, and commercial power. Its operations are located in India, Zambia, Namibia, South Africa, Liberia, Ireland, Australia and the United Arab Emirates. Its segments include Zinc-India, Zinc-International, Oil & Gas, Iron Ore, Copper-India/Australia, Copper-Zambia, Aluminium and Power. Its geographical segments include India, China, Far East Asia, Middle East, Europe, Africa, Asia Others, UK and Others. Its Copper business includes a copper smelter, over two refineries and over two copper rod plants in India; a copper mine in Australia, and an integrated operation in Zambia consisting of approximately three mines, a leaching plant and a smelter. The Company's oil and gas operations consist of the assets of Cairn India Limited in India, Sri Lanka and South Africa.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: Basic Materials
  • Industry: Integrated Mining
  • Sub-Industry: N/A
  • Symbol: LON:VED
  • CUSIP: N/A
  • Web: www.vedantaresources.com/
Capitalization:
  • Market Cap: £2.12 billion
  • Outstanding Shares: 278,100,000
Average Prices:
  • 50 Day Moving Avg: GBX 729.35
  • 200 Day Moving Avg: GBX 762.16
  • 52 Week Range: GBX 476.30 - GBX 1,112.50
P/E:
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: N/A
  • P/E Growth: 0.03
Sales & Book Value:
  • Annual Revenue: £11.52 billion
  • Price / Sales: 0.18
  • Book Value: GBX (1.47) per share
  • Price / Book: -5.18
Dividend:
  • Dividend Yield: 5.6%
Profitability:
  • EBIDTA: £3.16 billion
  • Net Margins: 9.35%
  • Return on Assets: 4.04%
Misc:
  • Average Volume: 1.01 million shs.
 

Frequently Asked Questions for Vedanta Resources plc (LON:VED)

What is Vedanta Resources plc's stock symbol?

Vedanta Resources plc trades on the London Stock Exchange (LON) under the ticker symbol "VED."

How often does Vedanta Resources plc pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Vedanta Resources plc?

Vedanta Resources plc declared a dividend on Wednesday, May 24th. Investors of record on Thursday, July 20th will be paid a dividend of GBX 26.92 per share on Wednesday, August 23rd. This represents a dividend yield of 4.24%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, July 20th. This is an increase from Vedanta Resources plc's previous dividend of $16.08. The official announcement can be viewed at this link. View Vedanta Resources plc's Dividend History.

Where is Vedanta Resources plc's stock going? Where will Vedanta Resources plc's stock price be in 2017?

8 analysts have issued 1-year price targets for Vedanta Resources plc's shares. Their predictions range from GBX 400 to GBX 1,090. On average, they anticipate Vedanta Resources plc's share price to reach GBX 719.38 in the next year. View Analyst Ratings for Vedanta Resources plc.

Who are some of Vedanta Resources plc's key competitors?

Who are Vedanta Resources plc's key executives?

Vedanta Resources plc's management team includes the folowing people:

  • Anil Kumar Agarwal, Executive Chairman of the Board
  • Thomas Albanese, Chief Executive Officer, Executive Director
  • Navin Agarwal, Executive Vice Chairman of the Board
  • Arun Kumar G.R., Chief Financial Officer
  • Roma Balwani, President - Group Communications, Sustainability and Corporate Social Responsibility
  • Samir Cairae, Chief Executive Officer - Diversified Metals
  • Steven M. Din, Chief Executive Officer and Director, Konkola Copper Mines
  • Ajay Kumar Dixit, Chief Executive Officer - Power
  • Sunil Duggal, Chief Executive Officer of Hindustan Zinc
  • Akhilesh Joshi, President – Global Zinc Business and Whole Time Director, Hindustan Zinc Limited (HZL)

How do I buy Vedanta Resources plc stock?

Shares of Vedanta Resources plc and other U.K. stocks can be purchased through online brokerage accounts that support trading on the London Stock Exchange (LSX). Some U.K. companies can be purchased through major U.S. brokerages in the form of American Depository Receipts (ADRs), which are placeholder equities held in a trust by a bank that represent shares of a foreign stock.

What is Vedanta Resources plc's stock price today?

One share of Vedanta Resources plc stock can currently be purchased for approximately GBX 761.50.


MarketBeat Community Rating for Vedanta Resources plc (LON VED)
Community Ranking:  1.5 out of 5 (star half star)
Outperform Votes:  199 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  484 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  683
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Vedanta Resources plc and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe the stock will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe the stock will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.

Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for Vedanta Resources plc (LON:VED) (How are Consensus Ratings Calculated?)
Ratings Breakdown: 2 Sell Ratings, 4 Hold Ratings, 2 Buy Ratings
Consensus Rating:Hold (Score: 2.00)
Consensus Price Target: GBX 719.38

Analysts' Ratings History for Vedanta Resources plc (LON:VED)
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DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetDetails
7/31/2017Citigroup Inc.Reiterated RatingBuyGBX 840View Rating Details
7/24/2017Goldman Sachs Group, Inc. (The)Reiterated RatingBuyGBX 925View Rating Details
7/14/2017Barclays PLCReiterated RatingUnderweightGBX 600View Rating Details
7/12/2017J P Morgan Chase & CoReiterated RatingNeutralGBX 600View Rating Details
6/8/2017Jefferies Group LLCDowngradeUnderperformGBX 700 -> GBX 500View Rating Details
3/30/2017Credit Suisse GroupUpgradeNeutralGBX 750 -> GBX 800View Rating Details
3/17/2017Deutsche Bank AGBoost Price TargetHoldGBX 1,030 -> GBX 1,090View Rating Details
11/10/2016Canaccord GenuityReiterated RatingHoldGBX 400View Rating Details
4/12/2016Beaufort SecuritiesReiterated RatingHoldView Rating Details
3/10/2016AlphaValueReiterated RatingSpeculativeGBX 239View Rating Details
2/3/2016Royal Bank Of CanadaReiterated RatingUnderperformGBX 200View Rating Details
1/8/2016Haitong BankLower Price TargetBuyGBX 703 -> GBX 351View Rating Details
11/25/2015Bank of America CorporationReiterated RatingUnderperformGBX 310View Rating Details
(Data available from 8/21/2015 forward)

Earnings

Earnings History for Vedanta Resources plc (LON:VED)
No earnings announcements for this company have been tracked by MarketBeat.com

Estimates

Earnings Estimates for Vedanta Resources plc (LON:VED)
Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $1.00 EPS

Dividends

Dividend History by Quarter for Vedanta Resources plc (LON VED)
AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date
5/24/2017GBX 26.924.24%7/20/20177/20/20178/23/2017
11/10/2016GBX 16.081.85%11/17/201611/17/201612/15/2016
5/12/2016GBX 216.09%7/7/20167/7/20168/12/2016
5/14/2015GBX 25.803.85%7/9/20157/9/20158/12/2015
11/13/2014GBX 14.511.84%11/27/201411/27/201412/22/2014
5/15/2014GBX 23.132.4%7/9/20147/9/20148/8/2014
11/15/2013GBX 13.751.44%11/27/201311/27/201312/19/2013
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Insider Trades

Insider Trading and Institutional Ownership History for Vedanta Resources plc (LON:VED)
Insider Trades by Quarter for Vedanta Resources plc (LON:VED)
Insider Trades by Quarter for Vedanta Resources plc (LON:VED)
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
11/18/2016Anil AgarwalInsiderSell12,943GBX 800£103,544
11/17/2016Navin AgarwalInsiderSell5,400GBX 811£43,794
11/15/2016Tom AlbaneseInsiderSell7,906GBX 763£60,322.78
11/10/2016Tarun JainInsiderSell1,844GBX 884£16,300.96
6/6/2016Agarwal,NavinInsiderSell1,727GBX 402£6,942.54
5/31/2016Joshi,AkhileshInsiderSell1,816GBX 375£6,810
2/5/2015Navin AgarwalInsiderBuy17,014GBX 466.25£79,327.78
2/4/2015Navin AgarwalInsiderBuy17,640GBX 449.70£79,327.08
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Headlines

Headline Trends for Vedanta Resources plc (LON:VED)
Latest Headlines for Vedanta Resources plc (LON:VED)
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DateHeadline
americanbankingnews.com logoVedanta Resources plc (VED) Given Average Recommendation of "Hold" by Brokerages
www.americanbankingnews.com - August 18 at 2:40 AM
bizjournals.com logoVedanta Limited - Filing of Annual Report on Form 20F for 2017
www.bizjournals.com - August 17 at 8:58 AM
bloomberg.com logoBiggest Indian Explorer Plans First Ever Borrowings - Bloomberg
www.bloomberg.com - August 10 at 3:33 PM
bloomberg.com logoBonds Beat Loans as Foreign Demand for Indian Debt Cut Costs - Bloomberg
www.bloomberg.com - August 4 at 3:53 PM
businesswire.com logoVedanta Resources plc Announces Expiration and Results of its Cash Tender Offers for Any and All of its US ... - Business Wire (press release)
www.businesswire.com - August 4 at 3:53 PM
morningstar.co.uk logoVedanta Prices USD1.0 Billion Bonds As Part Of Refinancing (ALLISS)
www.morningstar.co.uk - August 4 at 9:41 AM
businesswire.com logoVedanta Resources plc Announces Expiration and Results of its Cash Tender Offers for Any and All of its US$ 774,772,000 6.00% Bonds due 2019 and US$ 900,000,000 8.25% Bonds due ...
www.businesswire.com - August 4 at 9:41 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoBonds Beat Loans as Foreign Demand for Indian Debt Cut Costs
finance.yahoo.com - August 4 at 9:41 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoVedanta Resources plc Announces Expiration and Results of its Cash Tender Offers for Any and All of its US$ 774,772,000 6.00% Bonds due 2019 and US$ 900,000,000 8.25% Bonds due 2021
finance.yahoo.com - August 4 at 9:41 AM
lse.co.uk logoCORRECT: Vedanta Resources To Refinance Near-Term Debt Maturities (ALLISS) - London South East (registration) (blog)
www.lse.co.uk - July 29 at 8:23 AM
News IconMorning News Call - India, July 26 - Business Insider
www.businessinsider.com - July 26 at 9:38 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoVedanta Resources plc (VED) Given Buy Rating at Goldman Sachs Group, Inc. (The)
www.americanbankingnews.com - July 24 at 11:48 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoVedanta Resources plc (VED) Receives Consensus Recommendation of "Hold" from Analysts
www.americanbankingnews.com - July 24 at 11:48 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoVedanta Resources plc (LON:VED) Receives "Underweight" Rating from Barclays PLC
www.americanbankingnews.com - July 16 at 9:40 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoVedanta Resources Plc :VED-GB: Earnings Analysis: For the six months ended March 31, 2017 : July 11, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - July 12 at 8:55 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoVedanta Resources plc (LON:VED) PT Lowered to GBX 925 at Goldman Sachs Group, Inc. (The)
www.americanbankingnews.com - July 9 at 10:20 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoVedanta Resources plc (VED) Given Consensus Rating of "Hold" by Analysts
www.americanbankingnews.com - June 27 at 10:56 AM
bloomberg.com logoVedanta Seeks to Quadruple Zambia Copper Output Over Three Years - Bloomberg
www.bloomberg.com - June 26 at 3:27 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoVedanta Seeks to Quadruple Zambia Copper Output Over Three Years
finance.yahoo.com - June 26 at 3:44 AM
morningstar.co.uk logoPRESS: South African Miners Face Increased BEE Ownership - Bloomberg
www.morningstar.co.uk - June 15 at 3:47 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoJefferies Group LLC Lowers Vedanta Resources plc (VED) to Underperform
www.americanbankingnews.com - June 8 at 9:10 PM
bloomberg.com logoZambia Copper Production to Rise 4% to Record, Lobby Group Says
www.bloomberg.com - June 8 at 1:48 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoVedanta Resources plc (VED) Price Target Cut to GBX 650
www.americanbankingnews.com - June 5 at 11:44 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoVedanta Resources plc (VED) Given Consensus Recommendation of "Hold" by Analysts
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 31 at 10:45 AM
seekingalpha.com logoVedanta Resources' (VDNRF) CEO Thomas Albanese on Q4 2017 Results - Earnings Call Transcript - Seeking Alpha
seekingalpha.com - May 25 at 6:26 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoEdited Transcript of VED.L earnings conference call or presentation 24-May-17 8:00am GMT
finance.yahoo.com - May 25 at 6:25 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoVedanta Resources plc (VED) Declares Dividend of GBX 26.92
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 24 at 10:59 AM
reuters.com logoVedanta Resources FY core profit rises less than expected - Reuters
www.reuters.com - May 24 at 8:24 AM
morningstar.co.uk logoTOP NEWS: Vedanta Says Main Indian Unit Swings To Significant Profit
www.morningstar.co.uk - May 15 at 7:41 PM
nasdaq.com logoIndian mining group Vedanta posts Q4 profit helped by higher revenue - Nasdaq
www.nasdaq.com - May 15 at 8:38 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoVedanta Resources plc (VED) Stock Rating Reaffirmed by Jefferies Group LLC
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 15 at 6:34 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoVedanta Resources plc (VED) Receives Average Rating of "Hold" from Brokerages
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 5 at 7:00 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoVedanta Resources plc (VED) Receives  Underweight Rating from Barclays PLC
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 3 at 12:02 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoGold Futures,Aug-2016 (GCQ16.CMX)
finance.yahoo.com - April 30 at 9:14 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoVedanta Resources plc (VED) Cut to "Buy" at Goldman Sachs Group Inc
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 25 at 6:33 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoVedanta Resources plc (VED) Given New GBX 600 Price Target at Barclays PLC
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 21 at 9:16 PM
lse.co.uk logoVedanta Resources Notes Incidents At Aluminium And Power Sites ... - London South East (registration) (blog)
www.lse.co.uk - April 21 at 12:04 AM
bloomberg.com logoIndustrial Metals Are Diving
www.bloomberg.com - April 18 at 7:39 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoBarclays PLC Increases Vedanta Resources plc (VED) Price Target to GBX 800
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 15 at 9:52 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoChina Evergrande Group -- Moody's: Robust Asian high yield issuance helps improve liquidity positions
finance.yahoo.com - April 13 at 8:43 AM
morningstar.co.uk logoUPDATE: Vedanta Resources Completes Subsidiary Merger
www.morningstar.co.uk - April 11 at 9:02 PM
reuters.com logoVedanta says India unit's zinc output up 40 pct in fourth qtr
www.reuters.com - April 11 at 9:02 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoMining group Vedanta completes buyout of Cairn India
finance.yahoo.com - April 11 at 9:02 PM
News IconUPDATE 1-UK Stocks-Factors to watch on April 11
www.businessinsider.com - April 11 at 8:54 AM
rttnews.com logoVedanta Q4 Average Gross Production Sequentially Rises
www.rttnews.com - April 11 at 8:54 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoVedanta says India unit's zinc output up 40 percent in fourth quarter
finance.yahoo.com - April 11 at 8:54 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoVedanta Resources plc (VED) Given Average Rating of "Hold" by Analysts
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 10 at 9:17 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoVedanta Resources plc (VED) Stock Rating Reaffirmed by Goldman Sachs Group Inc
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 6 at 10:54 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoVedanta Resources plc (VED) Raised to "Neutral" at Credit Suisse Group AG
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 5 at 2:03 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoVedanta Resources plc (VED) Lifted to "Neutral" at Credit Suisse Group AG
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 4 at 2:19 AM

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