Top 30 public companies of India in the NIFTY index

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Here is the list of the top 30 public companies in India listed in the NIFTY50 index.

Market capitalization in Indian Rupees, as of effective close of Monday, December 10, 2018.

1. Tata Consultancy Services

Sector: Information Technology

Tata Consultancy Services Limited, also known as TCS, is a multinational information technology service consulting company, part of the Tata Group.  Operating in 46 countries, TCS provides a range of services including  application development, business process outsourcing, capacity planning, consulting, enterprise software, hardware sizing, payment processing, software management and technology education services.

Market Cap.: 7.36 Trillion Indian Rupees – Stock symbol: TCS

2. Reliance Industries

Sector: Conglomerate

Reliance Industries Limited (RIL) is a conglomerate company. Reliance Industries operates through multiple sectors, primarily refining, petrochemicals, oil and gas-related operations, but also energy, textiles, natural resources, retail, and telecommunications.

Market Cap.: 6.88 Trillion Indian Rupees – Stock symbol: RELIANCE

3. HDFC Bank

Sector: Banking

HDFC Bank Limited, is a banking and financial services company. Majority owned by the Housing Development Finance Corporation, it provides wholesale banking, retail banking and a range of treasury services and loans for consumers. HDFC Bank has developed its presence abroad, in Bahrain, Hong Kong and Dubai.

Market Cap.: 5.67 Trillion Indian Rupees – Stock symbol: HDFCBANK

4. Hindustan Unilever

Sector: Consumer Goods

Hindustan Unilever Limited, often abbreviated as HUL, is a consumer goods company, subsidiary the British-Dutch company Unilever, which is one of the largest companies listed in the London Stock Exchange. Tracing its origins to 1933, Hindustan Unilever has expanded to provides products in more than 20 categories including food, personal care and hygiene, home cleaning and water purification.

Market Cap.: 3.99 Trillion Indian Rupees – Stock symbol: HINDUNILVR

5. ITC Limited

Sector: Conglomerate

ITC Limited is a conglomerate company. Founded in 1910 as a Imperial Tobacco Company of India Limited, ITC has since diversified into five diversified businesses: fast-moving consumer goods (including cigarettes, food, personal care…), hotels, paper-related products and packaging, agribusiness and information technology.

Market Cap.: 3.31 Trillion Indian Rupees – Stock symbol: ITC

6. Housing Development Finance Corporation

Sector: Financial Services

Housing Development Finance Corporation Limited, better known through its acronym HDFC, is a financial conglomerate. Primarily engaged in finance for housing in India, HDFC is also involved in banking through its participation in HDFC Bank, life and general insurance, asset management, venture capital, realty, education, deposits and education loans.

Market Cap.: 3.27 Trillion Indian Rupees – Stock symbol: HDFC

7. Infosys

Sector: Information Technology

Infosys Limited, is a multinational company providing business consulting, information technology and outsourcing services. Especially operating in software development, maintenance and independent validation services to companies in finance, insurance, manufacturing and other sectors, Infosys has operations across India, United States, China, Australia, Japan, the Middle East and Europe.

Market Cap.: 2.91 Trillion Indian Rupees – Stock symbol: INFY

8. State Bank of India

Sector: Banking

The State Bank of India, also known as SBI, is a multinational, public sector banking and financial services company, majority-owned by the Indian government. Tracing its origins to 1806, SBI is now the largest Indian bank, providing a range of banking services and products in India and 36 other countries.

Market Cap.: 2.45 Trillion Indian Rupees – Stock symbol: SBIN

9. Kotak Mahindra Bank

Sector: Banking

Kotak Mahindra Bank is a private sector bank. It is involved in personal finance, investment banking, general insurance, life insurance, and wealth management. It is one of the largest private bank in India, operating more than 1300 branches across the country.

Market Cap.: 2.30 Trillion Indian Rupees – Stock symbol: KOTAKBANK

10. ICICI Bank

Sector: Banking

ICICI Bank Limited, acronym for Industrial Credit and Investment Corporation of India, is a multinational banking and financial services company. ICICI Bank offers a wide range of banking products and financial services for corporate and retail customers, together with investment banking, insurance, venture capital and asset management, through specialized subsidiaries.

Market Cap.: 2.23 Trillion Indian Rupees – Stock symbol: ICICIBANK

11. Maruti Suzuki

Sector: Automobile

Maruti Suzuki India Limited, is an automobile manufacturing company. Owned at 56.21% by the Japanese car and motorcycle manufacturer Suzuki Motor Corporation, Maruti Suzuki produces and sells a wide range of cars as well as associated products and services including car finance and insurance, car accessories and driving schools.

Market Cap.: 2.21 Trillion Indian Rupees – Stock symbol: MARUTI

12. Larsen & Toubro

Sector: Construction

Larsen & Toubro Limited, commonly known as L&T, is a multinational construction company. Founded in 1938 by two Danish engineers, L&T now operates in a number of countries in engineering, construction, manufacturing goods, information technology and financial services.

Market Cap.: 1.92 Trillion Indian Rupees – Stock symbol: LT

13. Oil and Natural Gas Corporation

Sector: Oil & Gas

Oil and Natural Gas Corporation, also known as ONGC, is a multinational oil and gas company, stemming from a public sector undertaking. Founded by the Government of India, its majority shareholder, ONGC is involved in the exploration, production and transportation of hydrocarbons, producing around 70% of India’s crude oil and 62% of its natural gas. ONGC also operates in many foreign countries through its subsidiary ONGC Videsh.

Market Cap.: 1.76 Trillion Indian Rupees – Stock symbol: ONGC

14. Axis Bank

Sector: Banking

Axis Bank is a private-sector bank providing a range of financial products and serivces. With more than 3,000 branches in India, Axis Bank provides individuals and business with retail and corporate banking services. Axis Bank also has opened branches in Singapore, Hong Kong, United Arab Emirates, China and Sri Lanka and Bangladesh.

Market Cap.: 1.52 Trillion Indian Rupees – Stock symbol: AXISBANK

15. Coal India

Sector: Mining

Coal India Limited, also known as CIL, is a state-controlled coal mining company. Controlled by the Indian Ministry of Coal, CIL is the world’s largest producer of coal, operating more than 400 coal mines. Coal India is also operating in Mozambique through its subsidiary Coal India Africana Limitada.

Market Cap.: 1.47 Trillion Indian Rupees – Stock symbol: COALINDIA

16. Wipro

Sector: Information Technology

Wipro Limited is a multinational corporation providing information technology, consulting and business process services. Incorporated in 1945, Wipro started operating in IT products in 1982; it has now become a global leader in IT services, operating worldwide with more than 160,000 employees.

Market Cap.: 1.46 Trillion Indian Rupees – Stock symbol: WIPRO

17. Bajaj Finance

Sector: Financial Services

Bajaj Finance Limited is a Non–Banking Financial Company, providing financial services for consumer finance, SMEs, commercial lending and wealth management. A subsidiary of Bajaj Finserv, Bajaj Finance is particularly famous for its Auto Finance division.

Market Cap.: 1.38 Trillion Indian Rupees – Stock symbol: BAJFINANCE

18. Indian Oil Corporation

Sector: Oil & Gas

Indian Oil Corporation Limited, commonly known as IndianOil, is a state-owned oil and gas company. IndianOil is involved refining, pipeline transportation, marketing of petroleum products, exploration and production of crude oil, natural gas and petrochemicals, as well as alternative energy. IndianOil has opened subsidiaries in Sri Lanka, Mauritius and Middle East.

Market Cap.: 1.30 Trillion Indian Rupees – Stock symbol: IOC

19. HCL Technologies

Sector: Information Technology

HCL Technologies Limited, acronym for Hindustan Computers Limited, is a multinational information technology services company. Operating in 39 countries, HCL Technologies provides services for applications development, business process outsourcing, engineering and R&D, infrastructure management, Internet of Things and more.

Market Cap.: 1.27 Trillion Indian Rupees – Stock symbol: HCLTECH

20. Asian Paints

Sector: Consumer Goods

Asian Paints Limited is a multinational paint company. Asian Paints operates in manufacturing, selling and distribution of paints, coatings, products for home decoration, bathroom fittings and related services.

Market Cap.: 1.22 Trillion Indian Rupees – Stock symbol: ASIANPAINT

21. Bharti Airtel

Sector: Telecommunication

Market Cap.: 1.17 Trillion Indian Rupees – Stock symbol: BHARTIARTL

22. NTPC Limited

Sector: Energy – Power

Market Cap.: 1.12 Trillion Indian Rupees – Stock symbol: NTPC

23. UltraTech Cement

Sector: Cement

Market Cap.: 1.04 Trillion Indian Rupees – Stock symbol: ULTRACEMCO

24. Sun Pharmaceutical

Sector: Pharmaceuticals

Market Cap.: 957.33 Billion Indian Rupees – Stock symbol: SUNPHARMA

25. IndusInd Bank

Sector: Banking

Market Cap.: 935.91 Billion Indian Rupees – Stock symbol: INDUSINDBK

26. PowerGrid Corporation of India

Sector: Energy – Power

Market Cap.: 934.62 Billion Indian Rupees – Stock symbol: POWERGRID

27. Bajaj Finserv

Sector: Financial Services

Market Cap.: 911.48 Billion Indian Rupees – Stock symbol: BAJAJFINSV

28. Mahindra & Mahindra

Sector: Automobile

Market Cap.: 842.32 Billion Indian Rupees – Stock symbol: M&M

29. Titan Company

Sector: Consumer Goods

Market Cap.: 805.22 Billion Indian Rupees – Stock symbol: TITAN

30. Bajaj Auto

Sector: Automobile

Market Cap.: 787.09 Billion Indian Rupees – Stock symbol: BAJAJ-AUTO

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