Chennai Petroleum Corporation Limited Share Price and Company Fundamentals

-14.750 (-5.020%)
52 week
94.45 - 417.85

Last traded: Today at 3:49 AM

Chennai Petroleum Corporation Limited produces and supplies petroleum products in India. The company's principal products include liquefied petroleum gas, motor spirit, superior kerosene oil, aviation turbine fuel, high speed diesel, naphtha, bitumen, lube base stocks, paraffin wax, fuel oil, hexane, and petrochemical feed stocks. It also provides furnace oil, petcoke, sulphur, light diesel oil, extracts, and paving bitumen; and propylene, poly butyne feed-stock, butane, methyl ethyl ketone feed, and linear alkyl benzene feedstock. The company was formerly known as Madras Refineries Limited and changed its name to Chennai Petroleum Corporation Limited in June 2000. The company was incorporated in 1965 and is based in Chennai, India. Chennai Petroleum Corporation Limited is a subsidiary of Indian Oil Corporation Limited.

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Company profile

Industry / SectorOil & Gas Refining & Marketing / Energy
Mailing addressNo. 536, Anna Salai Teynampet Chennai 600018 India
Phone / Fax91 44 2434 9833 / 91 44 2434 1753


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Chennai Petroleum Corporation Limited paid ₹2.00 dividend and the ex-dividend date was 14 Aug 2018.The dividend payout ratio is 0.00%. The dividend payout ratio is defined as the amout of dividend paid divided by the earnings of the company.CHENNPETRO dividend payout ratio is less than 70. This is ideal as it gives company room to grow the dividends and also the excess earnings can be invested in company for growth.

CHENNPETRO's forward dividend amount is ₹ and the forward dividend yield is . A forward dividend yield is the percentage of a company's current stock price that it expects to pay out as dividends over a certain time period, generally 12 months. Forward dividend yields are generally used in circumstances where the yield is predictable based on past instances. If not, trailing yields, which indicate the same value over the previous 12 months, are used.

Company Executives

As of Jul 2022, following are the company executives and directors listed on Chennai Petroleum Corporation Limited.

NameTitleAgeTotal Pay
Mr. Rajeev AilawadiDirector of Fin. & Whole-Time Director585M
Mr. S. KrishnanDirector of Operations & Whole-Time Director585.2M
Mr. H. ShankarDirector of Technical & Whole-Time Director524.4M
Mr. P. Shankar (Retd.,), IAS.Deputy GM, Company Sec. & Compliance Officer5M
Mr. Arvind KumarManaging Director
Mr. M. Tamizh MuthalvanChief Gen. Mang. of HR
Mr. P. JeevankumarChief Gen. Mang. of Projects & Engineering Services
Mr. J. T. VenkateswarluChief Vigilance Officer
Mr. T. N. K BapirajuChief Gen. Mang. of Technical
Mr. S. ShanmugasundaramChief Gen. Mang. of Maintenance, Power & Utilities

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Profitability ratios are a class of financial metrics that are used to assess a business's ability to generate earnings relative to its revenue, operating costs, balance sheet assets, and shareholders' equity over time, using data from a specific point in time.

The return on equity signifies how well the management is running the company in terms of capital management. The ideal return on equity is greater than 10%. The return on equity is calculated as net income divided by total share holders equity.

Valuation and Trading Info

The market capitalization of Chennai Petroleum Corporation Limited is and its enterprise value is .

The CHENNPETRO's stocks Beta value is 0.69 making it 31% less volatile compared to NSE market index. Technology stocks and small caps tend to have higher betas than the market benchmark. This indicates that adding the stock to a portfolio will increase the portfolio’s risk, but also increase its expected return. On the other hand utility stocks often have low betas because they tend to move more slowly than market averages.

Chennai Petroleum Corporation Limited (NSE:CHENNPETRO) Frequently Asked Questions

1. What is Chennai Petroleum Corporation Limited's Stock Symbol?

Chennai Petroleum Corporation Limited trades on NSE under the ticker symbol "CHENNPETRO".

2. What is Chennai Petroleum Corporation Limited's stock price today?

One share of CHENNPETRO stock can currently be purchased for approximately ₹279.1.

3. How can I contact Chennai Petroleum Corporation Limited?

Chennai Petroleum Corporation Limited's mailing address is No. 536, Anna Salai Teynampet Chennai 600018 India. The company can be reached via phone at 91 44 2434 9833.

4. What is Chennai Petroleum Corporation Limited's official website?

The official website of Chennai Petroleum Corporation Limited is