PSU Companies list in the Indian Equity Market

 PSU Companies list in the Indian Equity Market

Generally, the contribution of Private Sector companies and its operations are greater than the participation of Public Sector(PSU) companies in the Indian Equity Market. While Public Sector companies can pay the Dividends to the Government regularly, those who consider only dividends can keep small allocation of these companies in their Stock Portfolio.

It should also be noted that they do not gain much on Capital Appreciation in the long run. For a reasonable returns and healthy dividend, if you want to invest in Public Sector companies, there are more than 50 PSU companies in the Stock Market. Public Sector Companies are divided into Maharatna, Navaratna and Miniratna.

Among the PSU listed on the Stock Exchange are 45 Central Public Sector(CPSE) Companies, 12 Public Sector Banks, one at the State level and one under the Other Category. In the PSU Banking Segment, all the public sector banks in India, including SBI, Canara Bank, Indian Bank, Central Bank, PNB, Union Bank are listed in the BSE Stock Exchange.

On Behalf of Indian Railways - Rites Ltd, Rail Vikas Nigam Ltd(RVNL), IRCON, IRCTC, Concor and IRFC were available in the PSU list. The upcoming IPO in 2021 is RailTel, which is under the Ministry of Railways.

The Oil Companies Segment comes with BPCL, Indian Oil(IOC), HPCL, Chennai Petroleum, Mangalore Refinery and Petrochemicals, Oil India, GAIL, ONGC, Balmer Lawrie and Engineers India.

In the Energy sector SJVN, Power Grid, REC Limited, NTPC, NLC and NHPC are the PSU Companies. Coal India, Hindustan Copper, MMTC Limited, MOIL, National Aluminium Company, Steel Authority of India, Midhnai(Mishra Dhatu Nigam), Gujarat Mineral Development Corporation and NMDC are the Metals and Mining PSU list. 

 For the Heavy Engineering industry, the Public sector companies are BEML, Bharat Electronics, Bharat Heavy Electricals(BHEL), Hindustan Aeronautics and for the Telecommunication segment included with ITI Limited.

Few of the Public Sector Companies under the Shipping industry were also listed in the Indian Equity market. With more than 250 PSU companies in the Country, there is a contribution of around 25 Percent for the PSU Listed segment in the Stock Exchange. 

Over the last few years, the Govt has also taken steps for the Disinvestment in the Public Sector. It should be noted that the Government is reducing it's Share holding percentage in the loss making PSU Companies.

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