GAIL India Share Price: Stock Analysis, History, and Forecast


Share prices fluctuate on a regular basis. They keep increasing and decreasing in value, sometimes several times a day. To avert rude losses, investors keep an eye on financial parameters. While some volatility is inevitable, investors tend to pick stocks that have been consistently faring well. One such stock is the GAIL India share price. This natural gas company’s share prices usually project an upward trend, making it garner a lot of attention. So, if you are planning to invest in GAIL India share price but don’t have enough information, we’ve got you covered.

Keep reading to learn more about GAIL share price today, the company’s performance in recent years and more.

GAIL India Limited Share Price BSE and NSE

As of today, i.e., 7th April 2022, GAIL’s stock opened at ₹162.45 on NSE and ₹162.75 on the BSE stock exchange.

The table below exhibits further information on GAIL’s BSE and NSE share prices for 7th April 2022.

Share Prices NSE BSE
Open ₹162.45 ₹162.75
Previous Close ₹162.35 ₹162.30
High ₹163.45 ₹163.35
Low ₹159.20 ₹159.30
52 Week High ₹171.30 ₹171.35
52 Week Low ₹125.20 ₹125.20

GAIL Historical Share Price – Data and Current Situation

Before we proceed further, let’s take a look at GAIL share price history table in the last few days.

Date Open (in ₹) High (in ₹) Low (in ₹) Close (in ₹)
Apr 07, 2022 162.45 163.45 159.20 160.70
Apr 06, 2022 159.80 163.25 158.85 162.35
Apr 05, 2022 162.85 163.50 160.15 160.75
Apr 04, 2022 163.60 164.40 161.30 161.70
Apr 01, 2022 157.00 162.40 155.85 162.05
Mar 31, 2022 154.80 157.25 152.85 155.65
Mar 30, 2022 153.50 154.30 151.90 153.45
Mar 29, 2022 153.20 153.50 150.50 152.65
Mar 28, 2022 152.00 153.35 150.25 152.10
Mar 25, 2022 147.50 148.65 146.60 147.65
Mar 24, 2022 144.15 147.85 144.05 147.10
Mar 23, 2022 144.15 146.20 143.10 143.60
Mar 22, 2022 145.00 146.15 142.70 143.45
Mar 21, 2022 147.25 147.70 144.00 144.30

 Compared to December last year,  there has been a massive jump in the GAIL India Limited share price. From ₹125.95 on 20th December 2021 to ₹162.35 on April 6th, 2022, the graph below shows a significant price growth.

As of 7th April 2022, the closing GAIL India share price stands at ₹160.70 on the National Stock Exchange.

gail stock price

Source: Money Control

GAIL Company Information

Incorporated in 1984, GAIL (Gas Authority of India Limited) is a government-owned natural gas company. Currently, they are working on various natural gas aspects that include production, exploration, transmission, distribution, marketing and other related services.

It has over 13,340 km of natural gas pipelines widely scattered throughout the nation. The company also controls approximately 70% of the market share in gas transmission and 50% of the Gas trading share in India.

Furthermore, it carries a gigantic portfolio in the LNG (Liquefied Natural Gas) market. At present, GAIL is planning to expand its horizons in renewable energy such as biofuel, wind and solar energy.

History of GAIL India

GAIL was established on 16th August 1984. It was earlier known as the Gas Authority of India. By 1995, the company was announced as the third best PSU (Public Sector Undertaking) and received the ‘Indira Gandhi Rajbhasha Shield’ award from India’s President on 14th September.

A year later, GAIL’s Mathura Refinery pipeline was commissioned for enabling gas supply to Mathura Refinery. In the same year, two propane recovery plants in Vijaipur, a pipeline to NTPC Zanore (Phase II) and RSEB Ramgarh (Phase II) with a number of small pipelines were also commissioned.

Not many know that GAIL initially received the responsibility for the construction, operation and  maintenance of the Hazira – Vijaipur -Jagdishpur (HVJ) Pipeline Project. It was the biggest cross-country natural gas pipeline project across the globe. The 1,800 km long pipeline was developed at a whopping cost of  ₹1,700 crores and laid the cornerstone for the natural gas market in India.

In 1997, GAIL launched its Pilot Project for piped gas supply to domestic and commercial consumers in Delhi. The company also entered into an MOU (Memorandum of Understanding) with the Ministry of Petroleum and Natural Gas.

As years passed by, the company went on to achieve several milestones with its tactical diversification into liquid hydrocarbons, petrochemicals and telecom along with gas infrastructure. They also worked towards expanding their presence by regasification of liquefied natural gas, city-wide gas distribution and participation in varied equity and joint ventures.

The company has also extended its presence in power, liquefied natural gas re-gasification, city gas distribution, exploration and production through participation in equity and joint ventures. Embodying the newfound energy into its corporate identity, the Gas Authority of India on November 22, 2002, was renamed GAIL (India).

Management of GAIL

Every company’s success depends on its management team. They are responsible for setting the strategies, running operations and resolving issues or roadblocks. GAIL’s success is a result of its management team’s dedication and hard work.

Here’s a list of GAIL’s management team

Manoj Jain Chairman & M.D & CEO
Navneet Mohan Kothari Government Nominee Director
E S Ranganathan Director – Marketing
A K Tiwari Director – Finance & CFO
M V Iye Director – Business Development
Usha Suresh Government Nominee Director

GAIL India Listings and Indices

GAIL is listed on multiple stock exchanges in India and is a part of more than 42 indices. The listing details of GAIL (India) include the BSE Code, NSE Code, ISIN, the BSE Group it belongs to, Face Value and others. You can view all the information in the table below.

GAIL (India) Listing Information
Incorporation Date 16th August 1984
BSE Code 532155
ISIN INE129A01019
Face Value 10.0
Series EQ
BSE Group A
Market Lot of Equity Shares 1

Here’s a list of 9 stock exchanges GAIL is listed on:

  • Delhi Stock Exchange Assoc. Ltd.
  • Cochin Stock Exchange Ltd.
  • Hyderabad Stock Exchange Ltd
  • Madras Stock Exchange Ltd.
  • MCX Stock Exchange
  • National Stock Exchange of India Ltd.
  • Over The Counter Exchange Of India Ltd.
  • The Stock Exchange, Mumbai
  • Uttar Pradesh Exchange Assoc Ltd.

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Part of Indices

Let us look at the list of GAIL’s indices given below. 

MCX-SX 40 Index S&P BSE AllCap
Nifty 100 S&P BSE Bharat 22 Index
Nifty 200 S&P BSE Carbonex
Nifty 500 S&P BSE CPSE
NIFTY 500 Multicap 50:25:25 Index S&P BSE Dividend Stability Index
Nifty Dividend Opportunities 50 S&P BSE Dollex – 100
Nifty Energy S&P BSE Dollex – 200
Nifty Infrastructure S&P BSE Dollex – 30
Nifty LargeMidcap 250 S&P BSE Enhanced Value
Nifty Next 50 S&P BSE Greenex
Nifty Oil & Gas S&P BSE India Infrastructure
Nifty PSE S&P BSE LargeCap
Nifty Services Sector S&P BSE LargeMidCap
Nifty Total Market S&P BSE Oil & Gas
Nifty100 Equal Weight S&P BSE PSU
Nifty50 USD S&P BSE SENSEX 50 TMC Index
S&P BSE 100 S&P BSE SENSEX Next 50
S&P BSE 100 ESG Index S&P BSE SENSEX Next 50 TMC Index
S&P BSE 100 LargeCap TMC Index S&P BSE TASIS Shariah 50
S&P BSE 200 S&P BSE Utilities
S&P BSE 250 LargeMidCap Index S&P BSE 500

GAIL India Limited Company Performance

The table below displays the performance of GAIL India Limited in the last 5 years, from FY 2017 to FY 2021. 

YEAR FY2021 FY2020 FY2019 FY2018 FY2017
Total Revenue ₹58,492.11 ₹74,054.85 ₹77,404.16 ₹55,309.07 ₹49,558.12
Total Revenue Growth (%) -21.02 -4.33 39.95 11.60 -6.15
Total Expenses ₹52,481.24 ₹65,872.51 ₹68,348.17 ₹48,539.13 ₹44,010.71
Total Expenses Growth (%) -20.33 -3.62 40.81 10.29 -11.72
Profit after Tax (PAT) ₹6,136.35 ₹9,422.05 ₹6,545.74 ₹4,799.07 ₹3,368.16
PAT Growth (%) -34.87 43.94 36.40 42.48 80.19
Operating Profit Margin (%) 10.78 11.71 12.09 12.96 12.47
Net Profit Margin (%) 10.69 12.99 8.59 8.80 6.93
Basic EPS ₹13.61 ₹20.89 ₹29.03 ₹21.28 ₹14.94

GAIL Stock Returns in 2020 and 2021

As of 7th April, GAIL’s stock returns performance is as follows:

  • 1 Week: GAIL stock price moved down by 0.59%
  • 1 Month: GAIL stock price moved up by 2.35%
  • 3 Months: GAIL stock price moved up by 15.44%
  • 1 Year: GAIL stock price moved up by 16.28%
  • 3 Years: GAIL stock price moved down by 5.76
  • 5 Years: GAIL stock price moved up by 11.118%

GAIL (India) Company Location

At present, GAIL exists in 11 Indian states. These include Delhi, Gujarat, Uttar Pradesh, Tamil Nadu, Rajasthan, Tripura, Maharashtra, Andhra Pradesh, Haryana, Madhya Pradesh and Assam. Its headquarters however is in New Delhi. The location and other details are mentioned below:

Corporate Office

GAIL Bhawan

16 Bhikaji Cama Place

R K Puram

New Delhi – 110066

GAIL Jubilee Tower


Jubilee Tower B-35 and 36

Sector 1

Noida – 201301

Phone Number(s): 0120-2446400, 4862400

Should You Invest in GAIL (India)?

Given the current situation, when the stock market is soaring high, GAIL stocks are one of the most valuable, promising good returns. As per the recent predictions made by investors, the GAIL share price is showing a strong bullish trend. This means that the stock value is expected to go even higher. 

Towards the end of last year, trade experts listed GAIL in the list of top 10 stocks to buy in 2022. However, they also suggested keeping an eye on the volatile oil and gas prices as they could affect the company’s future growth.

Suggesting the same, we would recommend that you study the share market well before investing in GAIL stocks. Go through the company’s performance in the past few years, its balance sheet, business model and other related information, and then step foot into investment.

After analysing all the factors, if you think it’s okay to invest, go ahead and finalise your decision. You can also seek advice from an expert who understands the market. The professional will recommend the right time to invest and also make you aware of any sort of risks.

FAQ’s About GAIL Share Price

Q1: How does the future for GAIL share look like?

Overall the shares have been corrected significantly and maintain a good investment value considering the fundamentals and dividend yield of the company.

Q2: Is GAIL undervalued?

Going by the latest key valuation ratios of GAIL, the company is neither undervalued nor overvalued. It is in a fair zone as of now.

Q3: Is GAIL a debt-free company?

With its stock providing a good dividend yield, the company is close to becoming debt-free.

Q4: Is GAIL a good company to invest in?

Yes, GAIL is a good company to invest in. It has shown tremendous growth in its earnings per share and is a stock to watch out for.

Q5: What is GAIL's share price today?

GAIL share price today, i.e., on 7th April 2022, is ₹161.

Q6: Is GAIL a large-cap company?

Established in 1984, GAIL (India) is a large cap company with a market cap of ₹66,095.13 crore operating in the gas and petroleum sector.

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