NTPC is currently trading at Rs. 170.50, up by 0.40 points or 0.24% from its previous closing of Rs. 170.10 on the BSE.
The scrip opened at Rs. 170.10 and has touched a high and low of Rs. 170.90 and Rs. 169.35 respectively. So far 75,000 shares were traded on the counter.
The BSE group 'A' stock of face value Rs. 10 has touched a 52 week high of Rs. 177.80 on 27-Jan-2017 and a 52 week low of Rs. 116.80 on 25-Feb-2016.
Last one week high and low of the scrip stood at Rs. 173.00 and Rs. 168.35 respectively. The current market cap of the company is Rs. 1,40,585.00 crore.
The promoters holding in the company stood at 69.74%, while Institutions and Non-Institutions held 28.13% and 2.12% respectively.
NTPC has flagged off the first rake of coal on February 16, 2017 from its Pakri Barwadih coal mine located in the state of Jharkhand. This coal mine will have ultimate capacity of 18 Million Metric Tonne per annum.
In the next year, around 2-3 Million Metric Tonne of coal is likely to be produced. As a basket source, coal will be supplied to different power stations of NTPC from this mine.
NTPC is an Indian central Public Sector Undertaking (PSU) under the Ministry of Power, Government of India, engaged in the business of generation of electricity and allied activities.