India is a swiftly growing country in the world and for growth and development of any nation, companies play a vital role.
India is a centre of a myriad of companies belonging to different sectors like Information Technology, Pharmaceutical, Consumer Goods, Automobile, etc.
These companies are either fully public or semi-government in nature and thus, are listed in the stock exchanges in the country. This will be a high chance that you may have come across their name in your day to day life or in general, for that matter.
The market cap though has a nature, that it changes quite very oftenly. We have gathered and arranged according to the data that was collected on a particular point of time (read foot note). In this post we have compiled the list of Top 50 Companies in India, which leads in their respective domain. Here is the list of Top 50 Companies in India By Market Capitalization 2017.
1. Tata Consultancy Services (TCS)
Founded in the year 1968, TCS is an Indian Multinational Corporation and provides services like Information Technology Services, Business Solutions, Consulting, etc.
Sector: Computer- Software
Market Capitalization: Rs 4,56,085 Crore
2. Reliance Industries Limited (RIL)
A Fortune 500 Company, RIL is engaged in the exploration, production and refining of oil.
Market Capitalization: Rs 3,53,884 Crore
3. HDFC Bank
Headquartered in Mumbai, HDFC Bank offers various quality services to its customers that include Retail Banking, NRI Banking, Wholesale Banking, etc.
Sector: Banks- Private Sector
Market Capitalization: Rs 3,10,017 Crore
4. ITC Limited
ITC Limited stand at fifth position in the list of top 50 companies in India. Established in 1910, ITC Limited is a leading company in India with business in different sectors like Consumer Goods, Information Technology, Hotels, etc.
Market Capitalization: Rs 301,034.02 Crore
4. Oil and Natural Gas Corporation Limited (ONGC)
Headquartered in Dehradun, Uttrakhand, ONGC is a Indian Multinational Company is involved in the exploration and production of oil and gas.
Sector: Oil Drilling and Exploration
Market Capitalization: Rs 2,55,455 Crore
5. Infosys Limited
Some of the services offered by the company include Cloud Services, Management Consulting, Testing Services etc.
Sector: Computer- Software
Market Capitalization: Rs 2,23,182 Crore
6. Housing Development Finance Corporation (HDFC)
Some of the services provided by HDFC are Mutual Funds, Life Insurance, General Insurance, Loans, etc.
Sector: Finance- Housing
Market Capitalization: Rs 1,92,596 Crore
7. State Bank of India (SBI)
State Bank of India (SBI) is the leading bank in India, which was established in the year 1806. SBI is known for its excellent quality services, which include Consumer Banking, Credit Cards, Loans, etc.
SBI is among the fastest growing banks in India and in the last financial year, SBI generated income of more than Rs 1,52,000 Crore.
Sector: Banks: Public Sector
Market Capitalization: Rs 1,92,128 Crore
8. Coal India Limited
A Maharatna Company, Coal India Limited has performed well in the last financial year and generated more than Rs 13,700 Crore as net profit.
Sector: Mining Minerals
Market Capitalization: Rs 1,89,838 Crore
9. Hindustan Unilever Limited (HUL)
Headquartered in Mumbai, HUL is known for offering premium quality consumer goods like Tea, Shampoo, Soap, etc.
Sector: Personal Care
Market Capitalization: Rs 1,79,602 Crore
10. Tata Motors
Sector: Auto- LCVS/HCVS
Market Capitalization: Rs 1,74,351 Crore