NYSE:VEDL - Vedanta Stock Price, News, Headlines & Rumors

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$11.85 +0.05 (+0.42 %)
(As of 08/16/2018 12:07 PM ET)
Previous Close$11.78
Today's Range$11.75 - $11.96
52-Week Range$11.58 - $21.99
Volume20,200 shs
Average Volume592,070 shs
Market Capitalization$9.37 billion
P/E Ratio7.71
Dividend Yield10.61%
Vedanta logoVedanta 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.

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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Stock Exchange NYSE
Industry Primary smelting & refining of nonferrous metals
SectorBasic Materials


Debt-to-Equity Ratio0.36
Current Ratio0.84
Quick Ratio0.67


Trailing P/E Ratio7.71
Forward P/E RatioN/A
P/E GrowthN/A

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$14.42 billion
Price / Sales0.61
Cash Flow$3.3287 per share
Price / Cash3.56
Book Value$15.60 per share
Price / Book0.76


EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)N/A
Net Income$210 million
Net Margins10.77%
Return on Equity27.06%
Return on Assets11.78%


Outstanding Shares741,170,000
Market Cap$9.37 billion

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 declared an annual dividend on Wednesday, March 14th. Shareholders of record on Friday, March 23rd will be paid a dividend of $1.3038 per share on Tuesday, April 17th. This represents a dividend yield of 6.65%. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, March 22nd. This is a positive change 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 results on Tuesday, July, 31st. The basic materials company reported $0.25 EPS for the quarter. The basic materials company had revenue of $3.38 billion for the quarter. Vedanta had a return on equity of 27.06% and a net margin of 10.77%. View Vedanta's Earnings History.

When is Vedanta's next earnings date?

Vedanta is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Friday, November, 2nd 2018. View Earnings Estimates for Vedanta.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Vedanta?

1 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Vedanta in the last year. There are currently 1 buy rating for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Buy." View Analyst Ratings for Vedanta.

Who are some of Vedanta's key competitors?

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, CFO & Whole Time Director (Age 47)
  • Mr. Suresh Chandra Bose, Head of Group HR (Age 50)
  • Mr. Tarun Jain, Wholetime Director (Age 58)
  • Mr. Phillip Turner, Group Head of Health, Safety, Environment & Sustainability (Age 61)

Has Vedanta been receiving favorable news coverage?

News coverage about VEDL stock has trended somewhat positive on Thursday, Accern reports. The research group rates the sentiment of media coverage by monitoring more than 20 million blog and news sources in real time. Accern ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of negative one to positive one, with scores closest to one being the most favorable. Vedanta earned a media and rumor sentiment score of 0.03 on Accern's scale. They also assigned news headlines about the basic materials company an impact score of 47.30 out of 100, indicating that recent media coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an impact on the company's share price in the next few days. View Recent Headlines for Vedanta.

Who are Vedanta's major shareholders?

Vedanta's stock is owned by many different of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional investors include BlackRock Inc. (0.60%), Renaissance Technologies LLC (0.40%), Mondrian Investment Partners LTD (0.37%), First Trust Advisors LP (0.19%), Van ECK Associates Corp (0.09%) and Millennium Management LLC (0.09%).

Which institutional investors are selling Vedanta stock?

VEDL stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Wells Fargo & Company MN, Macquarie Group Ltd., Bank of Montreal Can, Aperio Group LLC, Zurcher Kantonalbank Zurich Cantonalbank , Advisors Asset Management Inc., BlackRock Inc. and BNP Paribas Arbitrage SA.

Which institutional investors are buying Vedanta stock?

VEDL stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Mondrian Investment Partners LTD, Renaissance Technologies LLC, Millennium Management LLC, Apollo Management Holdings L.P., First Trust Advisors LP, Jane Street Group LLC, State of New Jersey Common Pension Fund D and Stevens Capital Management LP.

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 $11.87.

How big of a company is Vedanta?

Vedanta has a market capitalization of $9.37 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]

MarketBeat Community Rating for Vedanta (NYSE VEDL)

Community Ranking:  2.1 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  182 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  244 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  426
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Vedanta and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe VEDL will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe VEDL will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.
This page was last updated on 8/16/2018 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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