The below table shows the top 10 Stocks in the Nifty 50 based on the highest market capitalization.
|Nifty 50 Stock List||Market Cap||Close Price|
|Reliance Industries Ltd||17,43,768.18||2,577.40|
|Tata Consultancy Services Ltd||11,61,712.22||3,174.90|
|HDFC Bank Ltd||8,95,820.43||1,602.75|
|ICICI Bank Ltd||6,53,371.14||934.20|
|Hindustan Unilever Ltd||6,38,066.75||2,715.65|
|State Bank of India||5,09,818.46||571.25|
|Housing Development Finance Corporation Ltd||4,89,375.05||2,650.45|
|Bharti Airtel Ltd||4,84,695.38||837.80|
You might have heard the word Nifty 50, if not more, at least once in your lifetime. But what is Nifty 50? What are the Nifty 50 Companies?
Nifty 50 is nothing but a stock market index that keeps a record of the top 50 companies out of 1920 companies listed in the National Stock Exchange (NSE). Keeping track and analyzing all 1920 companies to get an idea about the stock market could have been exhausting.
So instead of doing that, Nifty 50 stocks help in understanding the stock market’s situations and also give a representation of the country’s economy. It is believed if the index companies are performing well, the economy is doing great and vice versa.
In this article, you will find about what is nifty 50 and nifty 50 stocks. So let’s jump to our main topic and fill ourselves with some helpful information.
What is Nifty 50?
The full form of Nifty is National Fifty; it is the benchmark index of NSE (National Stock Exchange). Nifty was established in 1996 with the name CNX Nifty. Further, in 2015, it was renamed as Nifty 50. Nifty tracks the 50 largest and most liquid stocks out of more than 1,600 stocks listed on NSE. These 50 largest companies are from different industrial sectors and collectively represent the Stock Market and Economic Trends of India.
The Nifty 50 index includes companies from 13 different sectors of the Indian Economy as a free-floating market capitalization-weighted index.
Over time, the nifty 50 stock list has changed; some companies make their places in the list while some companies are replaced. Instead of tracking each company’s performance, you may simply look at the Nifty 50 index and get an idea about the country’s market and economic representation.
Now, you must be wondering what are the nifty 50 companies or the nifty 50 stocks? Please keep reading to know about them.
Also Read : What is Nifty? Nifty Meaning.
Nifty 50 Stocks List
So, a lot of effort has been put into curating the below nifty 50 stock list to save you from the hard work.
The table below is organized according to the largest market capitalization. This list of Nifty 50 companies also contains weightage % in the Nifty 50 index, 1-year return on investment (%), and the stock’s closing price.
These weightage percentages represent how much the sectors or the nifty 50 stocks help in the movement of the Nifty 50 Index.
The Nifty 50 stock list below is divided into 10 sectors, which include:
|Nifty 50 Stock List Name||Weightage %|
|Reliance Industries Ltd.||10.28|
|HDFC Bank Ltd.||8.73|
|ICICI Bank Ltd.||8.15|
|Housing Development Finance Corporation||5.88|
|Tata Consultancy Services Ltd.||4.15|
|Kotak Mahindra Bank Ltd.||3.64|
|Larsen & Toubro Ltd.||3.28|
|Axis Bank Ltd.||3.08|
Remember this nifty weightage changes from time to time. So, there’s a good chance that when you read this article, the numbers may have changed.
The below table shows the Nifty 50 Stocks based on the 1 Year Return.
|S.No||Nifty 50 Stock List||Sub-Sector||Market Cap||Close Price||1Y Return|
|1||ITC Ltd||FMCG – Tobacco||5,62,802.78||452.85||71.47|
|2||Indusind Bank Ltd||Private Banks||1,00,746.32||1,298.40||65.6|
|3||Larsen & Toubro Ltd||Construction & Engineering||3,34,807.43||2,382.00||61.84|
|4||Axis Bank Ltd||Cement||3,00,203.15||974.85||55.16|
|5||UltraTech Cement Ltd||Private Banks||2,37,630.52||8,243.45||54.57|
|6||Tata Motors Ltd||FMCG – Foods||2,09,789.54||583.25||52.40|
|7||Titan Company Ltd||Four Wheelers||2,64,027.60||2,974.00||51.60|
|8||Britannia Industries Ltd||Precious Metals, Jewellery & Watches||1,21,793.85||5,056.45||49.66|
|9||Mahindra and Mahindra Ltd||Four Wheelers||1,67,088.12||1,396.45||42.10|
|10||JSW Steel Ltd||FMCG – Foods||1,85,892.65||773.15||40.48|
|11||NTPC Ltd||Hospitals & Diagnostic Centres||1,81,812.49||187.50||36.61|
|12||Eicher Motors Ltd||Power Generation||97,478.16||3,562.10||35.79|
|13||Apollo Hospitals Enterprise Ltd||Cement||74,222.36||5,162.05||35.43|
|14||Nestle India Ltd||Private Banks||2,21,327.58||22,955.55||35.29|
|15||ICICI Bank Ltd||Trucks & Buses||6,47,471.72||925.55||34.93|
|16||Grasim Industries Ltd||Iron & Steel||1,16,130.27||1,769.10||34.43|
|17||Hindalco Industries Ltd||Consumer Finance||95,997.96||428.95||33.42|
|18||Tata Steel Ltd||Insurance||1,39,631.06||114.25||32.62|
|19||Bajaj Finance Ltd||Iron & Steel||4,38,487.26||7,248.80||32.51|
|20||State Bank of India||Telecom Services||5,06,382.48||567.40||30.53|
|21||Bajaj Finserv Ltd||Two Wheelers||2,41,964.75||1,521.05||29.9|
|22||Bharti Airtel Ltd||Public Banks||4,80,944.80||831.20||29.69|
|23||Bajaj Auto Ltd||Home Financing||1,31,914.72||4,662.00||28.93|
|24||Coal India Ltd||Metals – Aluminium||1,40,048.00||227.25||28.5|
|25||Bharat Petroleum Corporation Ltd||Paints||80,539.18||372.45||25.81|
|26||Asian Paints Ltd||Oil & Gas – Refining & Marketing||3,18,210.27||3,318.70||24.73|
|27||Housing Development Finance Corporation Ltd||Mining – Coal||4,91,378.11||2,658.55||24.51|
|28||Maruti Suzuki India Ltd||Power Transmission & Distribution||2,86,661.42||9,492.10||23.9|
|29||Sun Pharmaceutical Industries Ltd||Private Banks||2,38,002.03||991.95||23.18|
|30||Hindustan Unilever Ltd||FMCG – Household Products||6,28,774.12||2,676.10||21.87|
|31||HCL Technologies Ltd||Pharmaceuticals||3,16,393.88||1,168.65||21.73|
|32||HDFC Bank Ltd||Four Wheelers||8,98,475.33||1,607.50||21.58|
|33||SBI Life Insurance Company Ltd||IT Services & Consulting||1,29,651.80||1,295.35||20.39|
|34||Tata Consumer Products Ltd||Tea & Coffee||79,792.81||858.9||19.82|
|35||Power Grid Corporation of India Ltd||Insurance||1,73,514.39||248.75||19.45|
|36||Dr Reddy’s Laboratories Ltd||Oil & Gas – Exploration & Production||81,444.91||4,901.20||18.05|
|37||Oil and Natural Gas Corporation Ltd||Pharmaceuticals||1,97,824.89||157.25||17|
|38||HDFC Life Insurance Company Ltd||Insurance||1,38,340.12||643.70||16.37|
|39||Adani Enterprises Ltd||Two Wheelers||2,75,287.47||2,414.80||16.1|
|40||Hero MotoCorp Ltd||IT Services & Consulting||55,969.65||2,800.70||14.2|
|41||Tech Mahindra Ltd||Commodities Trading||1,07,902.86||1,107.35||13.07|
|42||Adani Ports and Special Economic Zone Ltd||Private Banks||1,59,375.05||737.8||11.26|
|43||Kotak Mahindra Bank Ltd||Ports||3,66,850.83||1,844.00||9.81|
|45||UPL Ltd||Fertilizers & Agro Chemicals||51,300.28||683.45||6.71|
|46||Tata Consultancy Services Ltd||IT Services & Consulting||11,81,032.01||3,227.70||3.7|
|47||Divi’s Laboratories Ltd||Oil & Gas – Refining & Marketing||94,671.40||3,566.20||0.92|
|48||Reliance Industries Ltd||Labs & Life Sciences Services||17,30,033.99||2,557.10||0.55|
|49||Infosys Ltd||IT Services & Consulting||5,39,349.56||1,303.40||-7.83|
|50||Wipro Ltd||IT Services & Consulting||2,09,569.69||380.15||-8.32|
Disclaimer: The above article is written for educational purposes, and the companies’ data mentioned in the article may change with respect to time. The securities quoted are exemplary and are not recommendatory.
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FAQ(Frequently Asked Questions)
1. Do Nifty 50 Companies Change?
Yes, the companies included in the Nifty 50 are divided into 13 sectors and each sector has some weightage, which may change from time to time. The companies may also change according to their performance in the market.
2. Can I Buy Nifty 50 Stocks?
Yes, you may buy the stocks from the companies included in the Nifty 50 index.