About Vedanta (NYSE:VEDL)
Vedanta Limited, a diversified natural resources company, engages in exploring, extracting, and processing minerals, and oil and gas in India. It produces oil and gas, zinc, lead, silver, copper, iron ore, and aluminum. The company also operates 600 megawatts of thermal coal based power facility in the State of Odisha; and 274 megawatts of wind power plants. In addition, it engages in the mechanization of coal handling facilities; and upgradation of general cargo berth for handling coal at the outer harbor of Vishakapatnam Port on the east coast of India. The company was formerly known as Sesa Sterlite Limited and changed its name to Vedanta Limited in March 2015. The company was incorporated in 1965 and is based in Mumbai, India. Vedanta Limited is a subsidiary of Vedanta Resources Plc.
Industry, Sector and Symbol
Industry Primary smelting & refining of nonferrous metals
Trailing P/E Ratio8.46
Forward P/E RatioN/A
Sales & Book Value
Annual Sales$14.42 billion
Price / Sales0.71
Cash Flow$3.3182 per share
Price / Cash4.18
Book Value$16.62 per share
Price / Book0.83
EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)N/A
Net Income$1.60 billion
Return on Equity24.61%
Return on Assets10.75%
Vedanta (NYSE:VEDL) Frequently Asked Questions
What is Vedanta's stock symbol?
Vedanta trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "VEDL."
How often does Vedanta pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Vedanta?
Vedanta announced an annual dividend on Wednesday, March 14th. Investors of record on Friday, March 23rd will be given a dividend of $1.3038 per share on Tuesday, April 17th. This represents a dividend yield of 6.65%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, March 22nd. This is an increase from Vedanta's previous annual dividend of $0.09. View Vedanta's Dividend History.
How were Vedanta's earnings last quarter?
Vedanta Ltd (NYSE:VEDL) released its quarterly earnings data on Thursday, May, 3rd. The basic materials company reported $0.66 earnings per share for the quarter. The basic materials company earned $4.29 billion during the quarter. Vedanta had a return on equity of 24.61% and a net margin of 10.98%. View Vedanta's Earnings History.
When is Vedanta's next earnings date?
Who are some of Vedanta's key competitors?
Some companies that are related to Vedanta include Linde AG/AKT o.N. (LNAGF), SHIN ETSU Chem/ADR (SHECY), The Linde Group (LNEGY), Southern Copper (SCCO), Gold Fields (GFI), Air Products & Chemicals (APD), Relx (REN), PotashCorp (NTR), ArcelorMittal (MT), Linde AG/AKT o.N. (LIN), POSCO (PKX), Imperial Oil (IMO), Grupo Mexico (GMBXF), GMK Noril'skiy nikel' PAO (GDR) (NILSY) and ArcelorMittal (MT).
Who are Vedanta's key executives?
Vedanta's management team includes the folowing people:
- Mr. Navin Kumar Agarwal, Exec. Chairman (Age 57)
- Mr. G. R. Arun Kumar, Chief Financial Officer (Age 47)
- Ms. Bhumika Sood, Compliance Officer & Company Sec.
- Mr. Suresh Chandra Bose, Head of Group HR (Age 50)
- Mr. Tarun Jain, Wholetime Director (Age 58)
Has Vedanta been receiving favorable news coverage?
News stories about VEDL stock have been trending somewhat positive on Sunday, Accern reports. The research group identifies negative and positive media coverage by monitoring more than twenty million blog and news sources. Accern ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of negative one to one, with scores closest to one being the most favorable. Vedanta earned a media sentiment score of 0.22 on Accern's scale. They also gave news articles about the basic materials company an impact score of 44.51 out of 100, indicating that recent media coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an effect on the stock's share price in the immediate future.
Who are Vedanta's major shareholders?
Vedanta's stock is owned by a variety of of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional investors include BlackRock Inc. (0.60%), Dimensional Fund Advisors LP (0.38%), Hsbc Holdings PLC (0.37%), Mondrian Investment Partners LTD (0.27%), Wells Fargo & Company MN (0.11%) and Van ECK Associates Corp (0.09%). View Institutional Ownership Trends for Vedanta.
Which major investors are selling Vedanta stock?
VEDL stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Mondrian Investment Partners LTD, Prudential Financial Inc., Dimensional Fund Advisors LP, Zurcher Kantonalbank Zurich Cantonalbank, BNP Paribas Arbitrage SA, Russell Investments Group Ltd. and LSV Asset Management. View Insider Buying and Selling for Vedanta.
Which major investors are buying Vedanta stock?
VEDL stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including JPMorgan Chase & Co., Wells Fargo & Company MN, BlackRock Inc., ClariVest Asset Management LLC, Millennium Management LLC, Van ECK Associates Corp, Massachusetts Financial Services Co. MA and Mackay Shields LLC. View Insider Buying and Selling for Vedanta.
How do I buy shares of Vedanta?
Shares of VEDL can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages with access to the U.S. stock market include Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Scottrade, Fidelity and Charles Schwab.
What is Vedanta's stock price today?
One share of VEDL stock can currently be purchased for approximately $13.87.
How big of a company is Vedanta?
Vedanta has a market capitalization of $10.28 billion and generates $14.42 billion in revenue each year. Vedanta employs 17,728 workers across the globe.
How can I contact Vedanta?
Vedanta's mailing address is 1st Floor C wing Unit 103 Corporate Avenue Atul Projects Chakala Andheri East, Mumbai K7, 400 093. The basic materials company can be reached via phone at 91-22-6643-4500 or via email at [email protected]
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