NTPC Share Price: Stock Analysis, History, and Forecast


For those new to stock market investing, it is important to select a stock they can hold on to for a while. Picking the right stock requires performing thorough research, reviewing stock fundamentals, and having complete faith in the company. While there are multiple options to choose from, the NTPC share price is one of the best ones in the Indian stock market. The prices have been consistent since the beginning of 2022, and things only seem to go uphill from here.

However, we cannot be completely sure what turns the NTPC share price will take next. In this blog, we’ve covered all the details and more.

NTPC Share Price History

Before starting an in-depth analysis, let’s look at the NTPC share price history from the last few days.

Apr 13, 2022 ₹153.05 ₹156.20 ₹152.75 ₹153.95
Apr 12, 2022 ₹152.70 ₹153.60 ₹150.85 ₹152.60
Apr 11, 2022 ₹152.45 ₹154.60 ₹151.85 ₹153.10
Apr 08, 2022 ₹154.90 ₹154.90 ₹151.20 ₹152.05
Apr 07, 2022 ₹152.95 ₹158.00 ₹152.20 ₹153.50
Apr 06, 2022 ₹150.35 ₹155.30 ₹148.30 ₹153.00
Apr 05, 2022 ₹145.40 ₹150.60 ₹144.75 ₹149.10
Apr 04, 2022 ₹141.85 ₹146.00 ₹141.50 ₹144.30
Apr 01, 2022 ₹138.00 ₹143.45 ₹136.80 ₹142.95
Mar 31, 2022 ₹134.30 ₹135.60 ₹134.30 ₹135.00
Mar 30, 2022 ₹135.00 ₹135.95 ₹133.45 ₹135.30
Mar 29, 2022 ₹135.00 ₹135.30 ₹133.90 ₹134.35
Mar 28, 2022 ₹135.50 ₹135.50 ₹133.80 ₹134.80
Mar 25, 2022 ₹136.00 ₹136.15 ₹134.20 ₹134.75
Mar 24, 2022 ₹133.50 ₹135.70 ₹133.35 ₹135.40
Mar 23, 2022 ₹132.90 ₹133.75 ₹132.20 ₹133.45
Mar 22, 2022 ₹133.30 ₹134.15 ₹131.75 ₹132.85
Mar 21, 2022 ₹132.90 ₹133.40 ₹131.70 ₹132.90
Mar 17, 2022 ₹133.50 ₹134.30 ₹131.90 ₹132.90
Mar 16, 2022 ₹132.40 ₹133.00 ₹131.55 ₹132.75
Mar 15, 2022 ₹131.30 ₹132.95 ₹130.65 ₹131.05
Mar 14, 2022 ₹131.95 ₹132.90 ₹130.75 ₹132.15
Mar 11, 2022 ₹132.90 ₹133.40 ₹131.50 ₹131.95
Mar 10, 2022 ₹132.90 ₹135.00 ₹131.95 ₹132.95

If we compare the NTPC share price from last month, it has moved up from the range of ₹130-135 to ₹150-155. Even yesterday, the NTPC Limited share price closed at ₹152.60, while today i.e. April 13th 2022, it closed at ₹153.95 which is a jump of 0.88%.

ntpc share price

Source: Money Control

As you can see, the NTPC stock price escalated in October-November last year. Towards the end of December but has recovered pretty well since mid-January.

The table below comprises NTPC Ltd share price details at the BSE (Bombay Stock Exchange) and NSE (National Stock Exchange).

Particulars NSE BSE
Previous Close ₹ 152.60 ₹152.65
Open ₹ 153.05 ₹153.80
High ₹ 156.20 ₹ 156.20
52-Week High ₹ 158.00 ₹ 157.70
52-Week Low ₹ 97.05 ₹ 97.05

NTPC Company Information

NTPC (National Thermal Power Corporation) is a statutory corporation in India. The company is involved in the generation of electricity and other allied services. Established under the Companies Act 1956, NTPC is owned by the Ministry of Power, GOI (Government of India), and has its head office located in New Delhi.

The main objective of NTPC is to generate and distribute electricity to India’s State Electricity Boards. Furthermore, the corporation manages consultancy and other turnkey core project contracts related to construction management, engineering, management and operation of power plants.

NTPC has also plunged into coal mining and oil and gas exploration activities. It is India’s biggest power company. It has almost 16% of the overall national capacity. Since it focuses on operating power plants at greater efficiency levels, it contributes to more than 25% of the overall power generation.

Presently, the company operates more than 50 power stations. Additionally, it has 1 gas station and 9 coal stations affiliated with subsidiaries and joint ventures.

History of the NTPC

NTPC was established in 1975 by former Indian Prime Minister Indira Gandhi. Known as the National Thermal Power Corporation Private Limited, the company commenced its first power project in 1976 in Shaktinagar, Uttar Pradesh. The company also changed its name to “National Thermal Power Corporation Limited” in the same year. By 1983, the company started its commercial operations and gained profits of ₹4.5 crores in the financial year 1982-83. NTPC obtained a 2000 MW power generation capacity in the next two years.

The company successfully synchronised its first 500 MW unit at Singrauli in 1986, after which it commissioned 2 more MW units in Rihand and Ramagundam. The company also began its consultancy division in 1989.

NTPC acquired the Feroze Gandhi Unchahar Thermal Power Station in 1992 and achieved a new capacity standard of 15,000 MW in 1994.

From years 1995 to 2004, the company went to achieve various milestones. This included taking over the Talcher Thermal Power Station from Orissa State Electricity Board and generating 100 billion units of electricity in a year.

During the period, NTPC also established three subsidiary corporations known as NTPC Electric Supply Company Limited, NTPC Vidyut Vyapar Nigam Limited and NTPC Hydro Limited. These companies carried out different operations and helped NTPC diversify in different fields.

On 5th November 2004, NTPC got listed on NSE and BSE. Interestingly, it became the 3rd largest Indian company in market capitalisation right after being listed.

Management of NTPC

A well-experienced and skilled management team is significant for any business to succeed. NTPC too has an incredibly talented team strategizing and running its operations. The key members are listed below.

Gurdeep Singh Chairman & Managing Director
Dilip Kumar Patel Director – Human Resources
Chandan Kumar Mondol Director – Commercial
Ashish Upadhyaya Nominee Director
Anil Kumar Gautam Director – Finance
V Ramesh Babu Director – Operations
Ujjwal Kanti Bhattacharya Director – Projects
Vivek Kumar Dewangan Nominee Director

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NTPC Company Performance

The table below displays NTPC’s financial performance from the year 2018 to 2021. The figures are mentioned in crores and represent a significant growth in terms of revenue.

ANNUAL FY 2021 FY 2020 FY 2019 FY 2018
Total Revenue 1,15,546.83 1,12,372.58 1,02,533.05 89,641.59
Total Revenue Growth (%) 2.82 9.60 14.38 7.99
Total Expenses 99,231.77 96,400.47 87,879.35 77,557.37
Total Expenses Growth (%) 2.94 9.70 13.31 10.47
Profit after Tax (PAT) 14,634.63 11,600.23 13,736.68 10,543.95
PAT Growth (%) 26.16 -15.55 30.28 -1.64
Operating Profit Margin (%) 22.89 22.00 20.20 18.75
Net Profit Margin (%) 13.12 10.59 13.69 11.97
Basic EPS (₹) 14.87 11.72 13.88 10.66

NTPC Limited Stock Returns in 2020 and 2021

As of 13th April 2022, NTPC stock returns performance is as follows:

1 Week: NTPC stock price moved up by 0.62%

1 Month: NTPC stock price moved up by 16.67%

3 Months: NTPC stock price moved up by 14.08%

1 Year: NTPC stock price moved up by 53.03%

3 Years: NTPC stock price moved up by 13.24%

5 Years: NTPC stock price moved up by 12.2%

NTPC Limited Listings and Indices

NTPC is listed on a total of 3 stock exchanges in India and is a part of more than 40 indices. Check out the detailed listing information of NTPC in the table below.

NTPC Listing Information
Date of Incorporation 7th November 1975
Public Issue Date 7th October 1994
BSE Code 532555
Face Value 10.0
BSE Group A
ISIN INE733E01010

Stock Exchange Listings

Currently, NTPC is only listed on 3 stock exchanges in India. These include

  • MCX Stock Exchange
  • National Stock Exchange of India Ltd.
  • The Stock Exchange, Mumbai


NTPC is a part of 44 indices, each of them is listed below:

MCX-SX 40 Index S&P BSE 100 ESG Index
Nifty 100 S&P BSE 100 LargeCap TMC Index
Nifty 100 Low Volatility 30 S&P BSE 200
Nifty 200 S&P BSE 250 LargeMidCap Index
Nifty 50 S&P BSE 500
Nifty 50 Equal-Weight S&P BSE AllCap
Nifty 500 S&P BSE Bharat 22 Index
NIFTY 500 Multicap 50:25:25 Index S&P BSE Carbonex
Nifty Commodities S&P BSE CPSE
Nifty CPSE 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 Low Volatility 50 S&P BSE India Infrastructure
Nifty PSE S&P BSE LargeCap
Nifty Services Sector S&P BSE LargeMidCap
Nifty Total Market S&P BSE Power
Nifty100 Equal-Weight S&P BSE PSU

NTPC Company Location

NTPC has over 70 operating offices in India with 2 locations in Bangladesh and 1 in Sri Lanka. It is headquartered in India and has 8 regional headquarters in Delhi, Patna, Bhubaneshwar, Lucknow, Secunderabad, Mumbai, and Raipur.

Registered Office

NTPC Bhawan, Scope Complex, 7

Institutional Area, Lodhi Road,

New Delhi – 110003


Phone Number(s): 24360100, 24367072, 24360959, 24387333

Email: ntpccc@ntpc[dot]co[dot]in

Website: http://www[dot]ntpc[dot]co[dot]in

Should You Invest in NTPC?

Yes, you should invest in NTPC. There are several reasons why we say so. First,

NTPC reported a combined profit of ₹4,626.11 crores in October-December, increasing 19.34% from ₹3,876.36 crores last year. Further, NTPC had a TSR (Total Shareholder Return ) of 32% last year.

But whether or not NTPV can offer longer-term returns is something you will have to examine. Take a close look at the NTPC share news, fundamentals, dividends and other related factors before taking a final decision. You can also reach out to a share market professional to better study the market trends and advise you.

FAQ’s about NTPC Share Price

Q1. What is the future of NTPC shares?

The NTPC share rate is expected to remain consistent in the coming months. Emkay Global’s buy call, i.e. NTPC price target 2022 is ₹180 and looking at the current price trend, the company can reach the defined target by the end of this year.

Q2. What factors to consider when analysing NTPC share price?

To analyse the NTPC share price, you need to consider the stock’s price to earnings ratio (PE), price to book ratio, dividend yield and earnings per share (EPS).

Q3. Can I buy NTPC stock?

Yes, you can easily buy NTPC stock. However, you need to have a PAN Card and Demat/Trading Account. Also, look for a good trader who can guide you on how to go about it.

Q4. Is NTPC Undervalued?

The key valuation ratios suggest that NTPC is fairly valued currently. Investors and trade experts recommend buying a share when it is undervalued.

Q5. What is the NTPC share price today?

As of 13th April 2022, the NTPC Limited share price is ₹153.95

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