CESC Ltd dividend

CESC Ltd dividend

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Last updated : FY 2023

Key Highlights

    The Dividend per Share of CESC Ltd is ₹ 4.5 as of 2023 .a1#The Dividend Payout of CESC Ltd changed from 26.21 % on March 2019 to 72.2 % on March 2023 . This represents a CAGR of 22.47% over 5 years. a1#The Latest Trading Price of CESC Ltd is ₹ 148.3 as of 22 May 15:30 .a1#The Market Cap of CESC Ltd changed from ₹ 9644 crore on March 2019 to ₹ 8819 crore on March 2023 . This represents a CAGR of -1.77% over 5 years. a1#The Revenue of CESC Ltd changed from ₹ 4293 crore to ₹ 3861 crore over 7 quarters. This represents a CAGR of -5.88% a1#The EBITDA of CESC Ltd changed from ₹ 841 crore to ₹ 963 crore over 7 quarters. This represents a CAGR of 8.05% a1#The Net Profit of CESC Ltd changed from ₹ 297 crore to ₹ 301 crore over 7 quarters. This represents a CAGR of 0.77% a1#

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Share Price Vs Dividend Yield


Fundamental Metrics

Market Cap

18,796 Cr



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* All values are consolidated

* All values are consolidated


Dividend Payout Over Time

Dividend payout refers to the total dividends paid to shareholders relative to the company's earnings. It is a financial measure that determines the percentage of earnings paid out to existing shareholders as dividends. How to calculate Dividend Payout Ratio? The dividend payout ratio formula is as follows: DPR = Dividends paid / Net earnings With the dividend payout ratio, you can understand the company's priorities. It is an important metric that allows you to easily check DPR online.

Dividend Payout Over Time

Mar '1926
Mar '2031
Mar '2174
Mar '2273
Mar '2372

* All values are a in %

Dividend per Share (DPS) Over Time



Dividend Yield is a financial ratio that shows the annual dividend income relative to the market price of a share. It is calculated by dividing the dividend per share by the current market price per share, expressed as a percentage.

Dividend Yield Comparison With Top Peers





* All values are in %

Net Profit Vs Dividend Per Share







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Last updated : 22 May 15:30

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Dividend Overview for CESC Ltd

  • CESC Ltd, boasts of a market capitalization of Rs 18797 Cr., with a share price of Rs 148.30 as of 22 May 15:30. While all stocks don't consistently pay dividends, CESC Ltd rewarded its shareholders, distributing 72.2 % for the full year.
  • In the year ending 2022, CESC Ltd declared a dividend of Rs 5, resulting in a dividend yield of 6.0% Assessing its dividend-paying capacity and valuation is crucial to determine its suitability as a dividend stock.
  • During the year ending 2023, CESC Ltd recorded revenues of Rs 15008 Cr, with a trailing EBITDA Margin of 27.6% and net-profit of Rs 1409 Cr

Overview of Dividend

Types of Dividend

Special Dividend

A dividend is paid on common stock when a company has accumulated substantial profits over years, often seen as excess cash that doesn't need immediate use.

Preferred Dividend

A quarterly dividend is paid to preferred stock owners, typically accumulating a fixed amount, and is earned on shares that function more like bonds.

Interim Dividend

Companies declare interim dividends before final full-year accounts are prepared, specifically in India, during the financial year from April to March of the following year.

Final Dividend

A final dividend is issued after the year's accounts have been compiled. Aside from this, the following list highlights the most prevalent sorts of dividends:


Market Cap Over Time

Market Cap or market capitalisation refers to metrics that are used to measure a company's size. It is defined as the total market value of a company's outstanding shares of stock. Formula of Market Cap: Market Capital = N * P Here, N for the outstanding shares P refers to the closing price of the company's shares. Types of Companies based on Market Cap: - Small-Cap stocks: Up to 500 Crore - Mid-Cap Stocks: From Rs.500 crore up to Rs.7,000 crore - Large-Cap Stocks: From Rs.7,000 crore up to Rs.20,000 crore

Market Cap Over Time

Mar '199644
Mar '205419
Mar '217861
Mar '2210061
Mar '238819

* All values are a in crore


Revenue Over Time

Revenue term means the amount of money a company earns from its primary business activities such as the sales of its products & services. Types of Revenue: 1. Operating revenue: It refers to the income generated from the core business activities, which are sales of goods or services rendered. 2. Non-Operating revenue: It is the income generated from secondary sources unrelated to the primary business. Examples include rents, dividends, interest, and royalty fees. Formula for Revenue: The formula for calculating revenue is based on two goods & services: For goods: Revenue = Avg unit price x Number of Units sold For services: Revenue = Avg unit price x Number of Customers served.

Revenue Over Time

Jun '224293
Sep '224334
Dec '223555
Mar '223649
Jun '234633
Sep '234775
Dec '233861

* All values are a in crore


EBITDA Over Time

PBIDT stands for Profit Before Interest, Depreciation, and Taxes. It is a financial metric that measures a company's profitability before accounting for interest expenses, depreciation of assets, and taxes. Formula to calculate PBIDT: PBIDT = Net Income + Interest + Depreciation + Taxes or PBIDT = Operating Income + Depreciation + Taxes PBIDT vs EBITDA vs EBIT vs EBT: Here is a brief explanation of the differences: - PBIDT (Profit Before Interest, Depreciation, and Taxes) includes taxes in its calculation, unlike EBITDA. - EBITDA (Earnings Before Interest, Taxes, Depreciation, and Amortization) excludes taxes and interest, focusing on operational performance. - EBIT (Earnings Before Interest and Taxes) excludes interest and taxes, providing a measure of core operational profitability. - EBT (Earnings Before Taxes) includes all operating income but does not account for interest expenses. Conclusion: PBIDT, similar to EBITDA, is a measure of operational profitability but includes taxes in its calculation.

EBITDA Over Time

Jun '22841
Sep '22911
Dec '22922
Mar '221060
Jun '231047
Sep '231069
Dec '23963

* All values are a in crore


Net Profit Over Time

Net profit is the amount of money a company retains after accounting for all expenses, depreciation, interest, taxes, and other deductions. Net Profit formula is expressed as: Net Profit = Total Revenue - Total Expense Net Profit Margin Ratio: Net Profit Margin Ratio = Net Profit / Total Revenue

Net Profit Over Time

Jun '22297
Sep '22319
Dec '22336
Mar '22445
Jun '23368
Sep '23363
Dec '23301

* All values are a in crore

About CESC Ltd

About CESC Ltd

    CESC Ltd (CESC) is India's first fully integrated electrical utility company ever since 1899, engaged in generating and distributing power. The first unit commenced supply in September of the year 1990, followed by the second unit in May of the year 1991. In the year 1995, the company promoted a new company under the name of Integrated Coal Mining Pvt Ltd to undertake the work particularly for power companies to be directly involved in mining. They commissioned on new distribution station and the plant capacities at eight other were increased. The company also won Asian Power Awards 2014 in the category of Innovative Power Technology of the Year. It also installed AMR meters for remote metering of its HT consumers, LT consumers and distribution transformers. By the end of 2017-18, 35,376 AMR meters were installed, including 14,700 for street lighting and 8,254 for DTRs. As on 31 March 2020, the Company had eighteen subsidiaries including Eminent Electricity Distribution Limited which became a subsidiary of the Company during the financial year under review. In February 2022, Dhariwal Infrastructure Limited (DIL) signed a mediumterm PPA for supply of 210 MW to Railway Energy Management Company Limited in Maharashtra for a period of 3 years.

CESC Ltd News Hub


CESC to hold board meeting

CESC will hold a meeting of the Board of Directors of the Company on 23 May 2024 Powered b...

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16 May 2024 14:45


CESC announces acquisition of Bhadla Three SKP Green Ventures

CESC announced that its step-down subsidiary - Purvah Green Power has completed the acquis...

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26 Apr 2024 19:15


CESC enters deal for 1500 MW wind capacity with Inox Wind

CESC has entered into a binding framework agreement with Inox Wind (and/or its associates ...

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08 Feb 2024 09:11


Board of CESC recommends interim dividend

CESC announced that the Board of Directors of the Company at its meeting held on 19 Januar...

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20 Jan 2024 09:25


Board of CESC appoints director

The Board of CESC at its meeting held on 19 January 2024 has appointed Arjun Kumar, as a N...

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19 Jan 2024 17:18


CESC allots NCDs aggregating Rs 200 cr to Axis Bank

CESC has allotted 20,000 Secured, Unlisted, Redeemable, Rated Non-Convertible Debentures h...

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28 Dec 2023 13:54

FAQs for dividends of CESC Ltd

What is the current market price of CESC Ltd Ltd as of May 23, 2024?

The current market price of CESC Ltd Ltd stands at 148.3 per share.

What dividend did CESC Ltd declare in the last fiscal year?

In the last fiscal year, CESC Ltd declared a dividend totaling ₹4.5.

What is the most recent dividend declared by CESC Ltd?

CESC Ltd recently declared a dividend of 0.0 in the latest quarter

How many times has CESC Ltd declared dividends in the current fiscal year

CESC Ltd has declared dividends 3 times totaling ₹0 in the current fiscal year (FY2023-2024).

How many times did CESC Ltd declare dividends in the previous fiscal year?

In the previous fiscal year (FY2022-2023), CESC Ltd declared dividends 4 times totaling ₹0.
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