Date: 17-06-2009

State-run utility Power Grid Corp. of India Ltd is in advanced talks with an US firm to jointly bid for transmission projects in the US. The company is having discussions with different parties and will be participating in the bids within two-three months. PowerGrid transmits 45-50% of electricity in India. The company is also talking with Indian firm Kalpataru Power Transmission Ltd for the partnership in the US market.


The company expects to clock the turnover of Rs8,000 crore in the fiscal 2010 against Rs 6,675 crore in the year-ago period, while the profit in fiscal 2010 is likely to be “above Rs 1,800 crore” against Rs 1,690 crore in the previous fiscal.


The country added 3,453.7MW of power in 2008-09 against 9,263MW it added in 2007-08—which is about 63% down on year—according to data by Central Electricity Authority. It plans to spend about Rs 55,000 crore during the 11th Plan period ending 2012 and had tied up about 75% of the cash.

Latest Financials

Latest Financials

 - Power Grid Corporation Of India Ltd.

  Standalone Consolidated
TTM EPS (Rs) 23.83 24.01
TTM Sales (Rs. Cr.) 34,119 35,059
BVPS (Rs.)
The total value that a company will fetch upon liquidation (if it is closed down), after settling all obligations is called its Book Value. Book value of a company includes only tangible assets. Book value allocated to each outstanding share is called Book Value per share
112.81 112.95
Reserves (Rs. Cr.)
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53,786 53,857
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1.87 1.86
It is the ratio of market price and earnings per share. It shows what the market is willing to pay for the company's earnings. To get high returns it is advisable to invest in the company which satisfies all the criteria set by MoneyWorks4me and which has low price to earnings ratio as compared to the industry.
8.83 8.76
From the Market
52 Week High / Low (Rs) 212.00/173.05
All Time High / Low (Rs) 226.40/51.75
Volume Traded 6,25,028
Market Cap (Rs. Cr.) 1,10,073
Equity (Rs. Cr.) 5,231.59
Face Value (Rs) 10
Industry PE
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