India is one of the largest growing economies of the world. In fact, its so large that any effects in it, affect the global economy at large. India is becoming the hub to large industrial sectors like IT, Telecom, Drinks, Packaging, etc.
Market Capitalization is the only factor that determines the success of these companies. This can be defined as the current value of the stocks multiplied by the number of outstanding shares available.
These are the top 10 Indian companies when Market Capitalization is used as the scale to measure in reverse order.
10. Maruti Suzuki:
Market Capitalization Rs.191,591.26 crores
Founded in 1800 and with a current workforce of 12,900 employees, Maruti Suzuki holds 51% market share of passenger cars. Maruti reached another milestone of selling it’s tenth million passenger car in 2012.
9. Hindustan Unilever Limited:
Market Capitalization Rs.202,435.43 crores
HUL works under the parent Anglo-Dutch company – Unilever. Unilever also has a staking of 67% shares. The company was founded in 1933 and has since branched out to various products ranging from foods, drinks and personal healthcare products. HUL has some 35 very popular sub-brands including Lux and Fair & Lovely.
Market Capitalization Rs.228,764.2 crores
Infosys is one of the largest IT companies currently functional in India. It began work in 1981 and has given work to 199,829 job seekers. Infosys provides many services like Business Consulting and Outsourcing.
7. HDFC Finance:
Market Capitalization Rs.236,328.46 crores
Laying foot in 1977, HDFC has become the largest Housing Finance providers in our country. The company has a strong portfolio of more than 50 lakh finances provided till date.
6. State Bank of India:
Market Capitalization Rs. 237,092.15 crores
Founded in 1955 by the govt. of India, this company has around 14,000 customers reach out branches currently and provides services like banking and financing.
Market Capitalization Rs. 239,019.01 crores
ONGC is India’s largest producer of crude oil and natural gas. It was founded in 1956 with major shares belonging to the Government itself. It has given employment to 33,560 people. The net income for ONGC was 81,399 crores.
4. ITC Limited:
Market Capitalization Rs. 338,582 crores
ITC has businesses in varied industries like Hotels, IT and agricultural products. It was founded in 1910 and its headquarters are based in Kolkata. Forbes also had its name in the top 2000 companies of the world.
Market Capitalization Rs. 366,692.6 crores
With over 90,000 employees and above 12,000 ATMs, HDFC Bank is the largest Bank in India. It deals in banking and finance services.
2. Reliance Industries Limited:
Market Capitalization Rs. 459,006.5 crores
The world’s largest refinery on its name, RIL deals in Petroleum, Natural Gas, Telecommunications, retail etc. It is among the top 500 Global largest growing industries of the world and employs about 25000 people.
1. Tata Consultancy Services:
Market Capitalization Rs. 473,149 crores
Incorporated in 1968, TCS provides IT services and business solutions. It is India’s largest company by market value and was listed 64th in the Forbes Most Innovative Companies.
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