NYSE:VEDL - Vedanta Stock Price, Price Target & More

$17.32 -0.51 (-2.86 %)
(As of 04/25/2018 04:00 PM ET)
Previous Close$17.83
Today's Range$17.22 - $17.48
52-Week Range$13.78 - $21.99
Volume431,738 shs
Average Volume552,147 shs
Market Capitalization$13.34 billion
P/E Ratio13.95
Dividend Yield42.81%
Beta1.89

About Vedanta (NYSE:VEDL)

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

Industry Primary smelting & refining of nonferrous metals
Sub-IndustryN/A
SectorBasic Materials
SymbolNYSE:VEDL
CUSIPN/A
Phone91-22-6643-4500

Debt

Debt-to-Equity Ratio0.38%
Current Ratio0.94%
Quick Ratio0.75%

Price-To-Earnings

Trailing P/E Ratio13.95
Forward P/E RatioN/A
P/E GrowthN/A

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$10.68 billion
Price / Sales1.20
Cash Flow$2.3280 per share
Price / Cash7.44
Book Value$14.85 per share
Price / Book1.17

Profitability

EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)N/A
Net Income$848.60 million
Net Margins7.87%
Return on Equity19.51%
Return on Assets7.94%

Miscellaneous

Employees17,728
Outstanding Shares741,170,000

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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. Stockholders 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 of this dividend 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 Limited (NYSE:VEDL) posted its quarterly earnings data on Thursday, February, 1st. The basic materials company reported $0.36 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter. The basic materials company had revenue of $3.85 billion for the quarter. Vedanta had a net margin of 7.87% and a return on equity of 19.51%. View Vedanta's Earnings History.

When is Vedanta's next earnings date?

Vedanta is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Monday, May, 21st 2018. View Earnings Estimates 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, 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?

Media coverage about VEDL stock has trended somewhat positive this week, according to Accern Sentiment Analysis. The research group rates the sentiment of media coverage by monitoring more than twenty million blog and news sources in real time. Accern ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of -1 to 1, with scores closest to one being the most favorable. Vedanta earned a coverage optimism score of 0.18 on Accern's scale. They also gave news articles about the basic materials company an impact score of 46.03 out of 100, meaning that recent media coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an effect on the stock's share price in the near term.

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 $17.32.

How big of a company is Vedanta?

Vedanta has a market capitalization of $13.34 billion and generates $10.68 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 (VEDL)

Community Ranking:  2.1 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  137 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  186 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  323
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Analyst Ratings

Vedanta (NYSE:VEDL) Price Target and Consensus Rating

  (How are Consensus Ratings Calculated?)
3 Wall Street analysts have issued ratings and price targets for Vedanta in the last 12 months. There are currently 1 sell rating and 2 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus rating of "Hold."
Today30 Days Ago90 Days Ago180 Days Ago
Consensus Rating: HoldHoldHoldHold
Consensus Rating Score: 2.332.332.332.33
Ratings Breakdown: 1 Sell Rating(s)
0 Hold Rating(s)
2 Buy Rating(s)
0 Strong Buy Rating(s)
1 Sell Rating(s)
0 Hold Rating(s)
2 Buy Rating(s)
0 Strong Buy Rating(s)
1 Sell Rating(s)
0 Hold Rating(s)
2 Buy Rating(s)
0 Strong Buy Rating(s)
1 Sell Rating(s)
0 Hold Rating(s)
2 Buy Rating(s)
0 Strong Buy Rating(s)
Consensus Price Target: N/AN/AN/AN/A
Price Target Upside: N/AN/AN/AN/A

Vedanta (NYSE:VEDL) Consensus Price Target History

Price Target History for Vedanta (NYSE:VEDL)

Vedanta (NYSE:VEDL) Analyst Ratings History

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DateBrokerageActionRatingPrice TargetImpact on Share PriceDetails
2/5/2018JPMorgan ChaseUpgradeNeutral -> OverweightHighView Rating Details
6/8/2017Jefferies GroupDowngradeHold -> UnderperformLowView Rating Details
4/25/2017Goldman SachsDowngradeConviction-Buy -> BuyHighView Rating Details
3/9/2017Morgan StanleyInitiated CoverageOverweight -> OverweightLowView Rating Details
10/5/2016CitigroupUpgradeNeutral -> BuyN/AView Rating Details
(Data available from 4/25/2016 forward)

Earnings

Vedanta (NYSE:VEDL) Earnings History and Estimates Chart

Earnings by Quarter for Vedanta (NYSE:VEDL)

Vedanta (NYSE VEDL) Earnings History by Quarter

DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
5/21/2018        
2/1/2018Q3 2018$0.36$3.8511 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
11/3/2017Q2 2018$0.35$3.4946 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
7/25/2017Q1 2018$0.27$3.1636 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/15/2017Q4 2017$0.31$3.3355 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/14/2017Q3 2017$0.37$2.8675 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
10/28/2016Q2 2017$0.25$2.3389 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
7/29/2016Q1 2017$0.12$2.1576 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
4/28/2016Q4 2016$0.23$2.3657 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
10/27/2015Q2 2016$0.20$2.5162 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
7/29/2015Q1 2016$0.18$2.6887 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
1/29/2015$0.38$3.1140 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
10/29/2014Q2 2015$0.37$3.1739 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
7/29/2014$0.07$2.8432 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
4/29/2014Q4 2014$0.31$3.4392 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
1/28/2014Q4$0.36$3.1298 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
10/31/2013Q2 2014$0.53$4.0518 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
7/26/2013Q1 2014$0.38$1.4638 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
4/30/2013Q4 2013$0.67$2.3264 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
1/29/2013Q3 2013$0.42ViewN/AView Earnings Details
10/23/2012Q2 2013$0.65ViewN/AView Earnings Details
7/26/2012Q1 2013$0.50ViewN/AView Earnings Details
4/26/2012Q4 2012$0.65ViewN/AView Earnings Details
1/23/2012Q3 2012$0.36ViewN/AView Earnings Details
10/24/2011Q2 2012$0.40ViewN/AView Earnings Details
7/25/2011Q1 2012$1.18ViewN/AView Earnings Details
4/25/2011Q4 2011$0.21ViewN/AView Earnings Details
1/25/2011Q3 2011$0.78ViewN/AView Earnings Details
10/26/2010Q2 2011$0.70ViewN/AView Earnings Details
7/26/2010Q1 2011$0.67ViewN/AView Earnings Details
4/26/2010Q4 2010$0.62ViewN/AView Earnings Details
1/25/2010Q3 2010$0.72ViewN/AView Earnings Details
10/29/2009Q2 2010$0.07$0.42ViewN/AView Earnings Details
7/29/2009Q1 2010$0.22$0.33ViewN/AView Earnings Details
4/28/2009Q4 2009$0.23$0.28ViewN/AView Earnings Details
10/23/2008Q2 2009$0.60ViewN/AView Earnings Details
7/28/2008Q1 2009$6.52ViewN/AView Earnings Details
(Earnings results data provided by Zacks Investment Research)

Dividends

Vedanta (NYSE:VEDL) Dividend Information

Vedanta pays an annual dividend of $7.71 per share, with a dividend yield of 44.52%. VEDL's most recent annual dividend payment was Tuesday, April 17.
Most Recent Dividend:4/17/2018
Annual Dividend:$7.71
Dividend Yield:44.52%
Dividend Growth:0.00% (3 Year Average)
Payout Ratio:N/A
Dividend Payments by Quarter for Vedanta (NYSE:VEDL)

Vedanta (NYSE:VEDL) Dividend History by Quarter

AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date
3/14/2018annual$1.30386.65%3/22/20183/23/20184/17/2018
3/30/2017$1.07104/10/20174/12/20174/12/2017
10/28/2016Annual$0.089011/4/201611/8/201611/8/2016
10/27/2015$0.195010/29/201511/2/201511/2/2015
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Insider Trades

Vedanta (NYSE VEDL) Insider Trading and Institutional Ownership History

Institutional Ownership Percentage: 4.46%
Insider Trading History for Vedanta (NYSE:VEDL)
Institutional Ownership by Quarter for Vedanta (NYSE:VEDL)

Vedanta (NYSE VEDL) Insider Trading History

Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionShares Held After TransactionDetails
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Headlines

Vedanta (NYSE VEDL) News Headlines

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DateHeadline
Critical Comparison: Vedanta (VEDL) vs. KAZ Minerals (KZMYY)Critical Comparison: Vedanta (VEDL) vs. KAZ Minerals (KZMYY)
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 20 at 9:38 PM
Vedanta (VEDL) Upgraded to "Hold" by ValuEngineVedanta (VEDL) Upgraded to "Hold" by ValuEngine
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 18 at 11:22 PM
Form 6-K Vedanta Ltd For: Apr 16Form 6-K Vedanta Ltd For: Apr 16
www.streetinsider.com - April 17 at 9:45 AM
BRIEF-Vedanta Says Cos Resolution Plan To Acquire Electrosteel Steels Approved By Indias NCLTBRIEF-Vedanta Says Co's Resolution Plan To Acquire Electrosteel Steels Approved By India's NCLT
www.reuters.com - April 17 at 9:45 AM
AngloGold CEO Venkatakrishnan Resigns to Join Vedanta ResourcesAngloGold CEO Venkatakrishnan Resigns to Join Vedanta Resources
www.bloomberg.com - April 16 at 9:16 AM
Contrasting Vedanta (VEDL) & Alumina (AWCMY)Contrasting Vedanta (VEDL) & Alumina (AWCMY)
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 14 at 1:11 AM
Vedanta (VEDL) Rating Increased to Buy at BidaskClubVedanta (VEDL) Rating Increased to Buy at BidaskClub
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 11 at 8:27 PM
Vedanta Limited: Copper India UpdateVedanta Limited: Copper India Update
www.prnewswire.com - April 10 at 3:50 AM
JP Morgan reiterates overweight on Anglo American, Glencore, Vedanta and KazJP Morgan reiterates 'overweight' on Anglo American, Glencore, Vedanta and Kaz
www.lse.co.uk - April 9 at 4:29 PM
Critical Comparison: Vedanta (VEDL) and Ferroglobe (GSM)Critical Comparison: Vedanta (VEDL) and Ferroglobe (GSM)
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 7 at 1:14 AM
Vedanta Copper Unit Draws Ire of Movie Stars on Pollution ClaimsVedanta Copper Unit Draws Ire of Movie Stars on Pollution Claims
finance.yahoo.com - April 4 at 4:59 PM
Petrofac Gets $233 Mln EPC Project From Vedanta - Quick FactsPetrofac Gets $233 Mln EPC Project From Vedanta - Quick Facts
www.nasdaq.com - April 3 at 9:43 AM
Vedanta Issued Letter of Intent as Successful Resolution Applicant for Acquisition of Electrosteel Steels LimitedVedanta Issued Letter of Intent as Successful Resolution Applicant for Acquisition of Electrosteel Steels Limited
www.prnewswire.com - April 2 at 2:12 AM
Vedanta Limited: Update on Goa Iron Ore BusinessVedanta Limited: Update on Goa Iron Ore Business
www.prnewswire.com - March 30 at 3:06 AM
Form 6-K Vedanta Ltd For: Mar 28Form 6-K Vedanta Ltd For: Mar 28
www.streetinsider.com - March 29 at 4:30 PM
Vedanta to take up to $600m impairment charge on Goa mine closureVedanta to take up to $600m impairment charge on Goa mine closure
www.ft.com - March 29 at 4:30 PM
Vedanta (VEDL) Rating Lowered to Sell at ValuEngineVedanta (VEDL) Rating Lowered to Sell at ValuEngine
www.americanbankingnews.com - March 23 at 10:14 PM
Vedanta Sees Unusually High Options Volume (VEDL)Vedanta Sees Unusually High Options Volume (VEDL)
www.americanbankingnews.com - March 23 at 7:09 AM
Vedanta Ltd (VEDL) Short Interest UpdateVedanta Ltd (VEDL) Short Interest Update
www.americanbankingnews.com - March 16 at 2:16 AM
Vedanta Ltd (VEDL) Raises Dividend to $1.30 Per ShareVedanta Ltd (VEDL) Raises Dividend to $1.30 Per Share
www.americanbankingnews.com - March 14 at 4:58 PM
Does Vedanta Limited’s (NSE:VEDL) PE Ratio Signal A Buying Opportunity?Does Vedanta Limited’s (NSE:VEDL) PE Ratio Signal A Buying Opportunity?
finance.yahoo.com - March 13 at 9:44 AM
Vedanta Declares Record Equity Interim Dividend of Rs. 7,881 CroreVedanta Declares Record Equity Interim Dividend of Rs. 7,881 Crore
finance.yahoo.com - March 13 at 9:44 AM
New Vernon Capital Holdings II LLC Grows Position in Vedanta Ltd (VEDL)New Vernon Capital Holdings II LLC Grows Position in Vedanta Ltd (VEDL)
www.americanbankingnews.com - March 6 at 9:04 AM
61,381 Shares in Vedanta Ltd (VEDL) Purchased by Teacher Retirement System of Texas61,381 Shares in Vedanta Ltd (VEDL) Purchased by Teacher Retirement System of Texas
www.americanbankingnews.com - March 1 at 5:36 PM
Arrowstreet Capital Limited Partnership Sells 294,368 Shares of Vedanta Ltd (VEDL)Arrowstreet Capital Limited Partnership Sells 294,368 Shares of Vedanta Ltd (VEDL)
www.americanbankingnews.com - February 28 at 4:42 AM
First Trust Advisors LP Purchases 424,313 Shares of Vedanta Ltd (VEDL)First Trust Advisors LP Purchases 424,313 Shares of Vedanta Ltd (VEDL)
www.americanbankingnews.com - February 26 at 9:04 AM
Vedanta Limited: Closure of Mining Leases in the State of GoaVedanta Limited: Closure of Mining Leases in the State of Goa
finance.yahoo.com - February 8 at 8:53 AM
Vedanta (VEDL) Raised to Overweight at JPMorgan Chase & Co.Vedanta (VEDL) Raised to Overweight at JPMorgan Chase & Co.
www.americanbankingnews.com - February 5 at 12:26 PM
This Mornings Research Reports on Metals & Minerals Stocks -- Turquoise Hill Resources, US Silica, Vale, and VedantaThis Morning's Research Reports on Metals & Minerals Stocks -- Turquoise Hill Resources, US Silica, Vale, and Vedanta
www.bizjournals.com - February 5 at 9:10 AM
Vedantas (VEDL) CEO Kuldip Kaura on Q3 2018 Results - Earnings Call Transcript - Seeking AlphaVedanta's (VEDL) CEO Kuldip Kaura on Q3 2018 Results - Earnings Call Transcript - Seeking Alpha
seekingalpha.com - February 3 at 4:28 PM
Vedanta Limited: Consolidated Results for the Third Quarter Ended 31 December, 2017Vedanta Limited: Consolidated Results for the Third Quarter Ended 31 December, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - January 31 at 9:27 AM
Vedanta: More Upside as Commodities Remain FirmVedanta: More Upside as Commodities Remain Firm
finance.yahoo.com - January 17 at 4:05 PM
Short Interest in Vedanta  Limited (VEDL) Decreases By 37.8%Short Interest in Vedanta Limited (VEDL) Decreases By 37.8%
www.americanbankingnews.com - December 20 at 3:28 AM
Vedanta is Now Oversold (VEDL)Vedanta is Now Oversold (VEDL)
www.nasdaq.com - December 6 at 4:02 PM
The Time Is Right For Industrial Metals MinersThe Time Is Right For Industrial Metals Miners
seekingalpha.com - November 13 at 11:22 AM
Vedanta Limited: Announcement of Growth Projects in Cairn Oil & Gas and Copper BusinessesVedanta Limited: Announcement of Growth Projects in Cairn Oil & Gas and Copper Businesses
finance.yahoo.com - November 12 at 1:05 PM
Vedanta Limited: Consolidated Results for the Second Quarter Ended 30 September 2017Vedanta Limited: Consolidated Results for the Second Quarter Ended 30 September 2017
finance.yahoo.com - November 2 at 10:52 AM
Hindustan Zinc Limited: Results for the Second Quarter and Half Year Ended September 30, 2017Hindustan Zinc Limited: Results for the Second Quarter and Half Year Ended September 30, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - October 23 at 8:49 AM
Vedanta Limited: Notice of Results for the Second Quarter and Half Year Ended 30 September 2017 - PR Newswire (press release)Vedanta Limited: Notice of Results for the Second Quarter and Half Year Ended 30 September 2017 - PR Newswire (press release)
www.prnewswire.com - October 18 at 10:16 AM
Vedanta Limited: Notice of Results for the Second Quarter and Half Year Ended 30 September 2017Vedanta Limited: Notice of Results for the Second Quarter and Half Year Ended 30 September 2017
finance.yahoo.com - October 18 at 10:16 AM
Vedanta Limited: Production Release for the Second Quarter and Half Year Ended 30th September 2017Vedanta Limited: Production Release for the Second Quarter and Half Year Ended 30th September 2017
finance.yahoo.com - October 10 at 8:06 AM
Vedanta Could Double By The End Of The Decade - Seeking AlphaVedanta Could Double By The End Of The Decade - Seeking Alpha
seekingalpha.com - September 9 at 9:42 AM
Vedanta Ltd (VEDL) Short Interest Down 45.1% in AugustVedanta Ltd (VEDL) Short Interest Down 45.1% in August
www.americanbankingnews.com - September 1 at 2:56 AM
Vedanta Q1 earnings jump on higher commodity pricesVedanta Q1 earnings jump on higher commodity prices
seekingalpha.com - August 23 at 6:39 PM
Vedanta Will Continue to Trend HigherVedanta Will Continue to Trend Higher
finance.yahoo.com - August 22 at 7:36 AM
Vedanta Resources plc -- Moodys assigns B3 to Vedantas proposed senior unsecured notesVedanta Resources plc -- Moody's assigns B3 to Vedanta's proposed senior unsecured notes
finance.yahoo.com - July 29 at 8:23 AM
Vedanta Limited: Consolidated Results for the First Quarter Ended 30 June 2017Vedanta Limited: Consolidated Results for the First Quarter Ended 30 June 2017
finance.yahoo.com - July 26 at 9:38 AM
Vedanta Limited: Notice of Results for the First Quarter Ended 30 June 2017Vedanta Limited: Notice of Results for the First Quarter Ended 30 June 2017
finance.yahoo.com - July 21 at 8:23 AM
Vedanta Limited Wins Top Accolade for Investor Relations in Institutional Investor Magazines 2017 Asia Executive Team RankingsVedanta Limited Wins Top Accolade for Investor Relations in Institutional Investor Magazine's 2017 Asia Executive Team Rankings
finance.yahoo.com - July 21 at 8:23 AM
Hindustan Zinc Limited: Results for the Quarter Ended June 30, 2017Hindustan Zinc Limited: Results for the Quarter Ended June 30, 2017
finance.yahoo.com - July 21 at 8:23 AM

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