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  • BSE: 500104
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  • ISIN NO: INE094A01015
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  • INDUSTRY: Refineries/ Petro-Products




Hindustan Petroleum Corporation (or HPCL) is a Fortune 500 company, along with an annual turnover of about INR 1,16,428 crore and sales/ income from operations of INR 1,31,802 crore during Financial Year 2008-09, and 20% market share in India and robust market infrastructure. It is also a Mega Public Sector Undertaking (or PSU) with Navaratna status. It operates the two major refineries producing a spectrum of petroleum fuels and specialties, in wh ... ich one in Mumbai (west coast) of about 6.5 million metric tonnes per annum (MMTPA) capacity and the other is located in Vishakapatnam, (in the east coast) with a capacity of approximately 7.5 MMTPA. It also holds an equity stake of approximately 16.95% in Mangalore Refinery & Petrochemicals, which is a state-of-the-art refinery located at Mangalore with a capacity of 9 MMTPA. Besides, it is also constructing a refinery at Bhatinda, which is a state of Punjab, and as a joint venture (JV), along with Mittal Energy Investments. It has also earned 'Excellent' performance for 15 years up to 2005-06, since the signing of the first MOU with the Ministry of Petroleum and Natural Gas. It also won the prestigious MOU Award in 2007-08 for Excellent Overall Performance, and also for being in one of the top ten Public Sector Companies that fall under the 'Excellent' section. Its performance for the year 2008-09 also qualified for an 'Excellent' rating. It has also moved from strength to strength on all the fronts. Also, its refining output has increased threefold among 1984-85 to 2007-08, and rising from 4.47 MMTPA in 1984-85 to 13.70 MMTPA presently. Its huge marketing network consists of about 13 zonal offices in several major cities and about 90 regional offices being facilitated by a supply and distribution infrastructure that comprises of aviation service stations, LPG bottling plants, terminals, and inland relay depots & retail outlets, lube and LPG distributorships. Also, the refining capacity increased from 5.5 MMTPA in 1984-85 to 13 MMTPA presently. Also, the turnover grew from INR 2687 crore in 1984-85 to an impressive INR 1, 16,428 crores in Financial Year 2008-09. It has also successfully integrated information technology into its activities at several levels. Also, the enterprise resource planning (or ERP) system is now operational on JDEdwards, which is an Oracle product, across the corporation.

Some of the Milestones:

  • 1952: It was incorporated in the name of Standard Vacuum Refining Company of India Limited on July 5, 1952.
  • 1962: On 31st March, the company name was changed to the ESSO Standard Refining Company of India Limited.
  • 1974: The Company came into being after the takeover and merger of recent Esso and Lube India Undertaking.
  • 1976: In 1978, Caltex Oil Refining Ltd was also taken over by the Government of India, and soon it merged with HPCL.
  • 1979: Kosan Gas Company, which is the concessionaries of HPCL in the domestic LPG market, was taken over and merged with HPCL.

Business areas of the company:

Aviation Bulk Fuels, And Specialties, Refineries, International Trade, LPG (the HP Gas), Lubes (the HP Lubes), Retail (Petrol Pumps, and more), Exploration & Production, and Alternate Energy.

Some of the Achievements:

  • 2009:
  • It won CIO 100 Award for the fourth Time in a Row.
  • Also, it has been awarded the CIO 100 Award for the fourth consecutive year.
  • It has also been conferred with the Indira Gandhi Rajbhasha Puraskar [third prize] by the Govt. of India, Ministry of Home Affairs - Rajbhasha Vibhag in 2007-08 under PSU category for the excellent performance in B Region.
  • SAIL HR Excellence Award: It bagged the SAIL HR Excellence Award under the Large Scale Organization sector (workforce strength more than 5000).
  • Reader Digest Trusted Brand Gold Award: It bagged the Reader Digest Trusted Brand Gold Award 2009 in the Petrol Station Sector. And, the coveted Trusted Brand Awards from the reputed publication, Reader. Also, it is based on extensive market research carried out by Nielsen Research.
  • 2008:
  • Golden Peacock Corporate Governance Award
  • World Council confers the award for Corporate Governance (WCFCG), UK and Institute of Directors, India. Also, this particular annual award is being conferred to companies that demonstrate benchmark standards & also excellence in several corporate governances.
  • CIO 100 award: It has been awarded the CIO 100 Award for the third consecutive year.

Some of the Joint Ventures:

  • HPCL-Mittal Energy (or HMEL):
Both HPCL and Mittal Energy Investments have about 49% stake, with the balance 2% with financial institutions.
  • Hindustan Colas (or HINCOL):
It is a joint venture that is promoted with Colas SA, France, and was also incorporated as on July 17, 1995. It manufactures International quality value-added bituminous products such as cutbacks and bitumen emulsions and modified bitumen. Currently, it operates about seven manufacturing plants across India.
  • Prize Petroleum Company:
It is in partnership with ICICI and HDFC and formed this particular joint venture E&P Company for participating in both the exploration and production of hydrocarbons. Also, it was being incorporated on October 28, 1998, and provided the consultancy services associated with E&P. It has also signed a service contract with ONGC for the development of marginal fields in the Cambay basin, along with 50% holding in the consortium.
  • South Asia LPG Co (or SALPG):
It is a JV with both the Total Gas and Power India (which is a wholly-owned subsidiary of Total of France), along with the company's equity participation of about 50%. It was being incorporated on November 16, 1999.
  • Bhagyanagar Gas (or BGL):
It is a JV with GAIL for the distribution and marketing of environmentally friendly fuels (or green fuels) viz. CNG and auto LPG for the use in the domestic, transportation, commercial and industrial sectors, in Andhra Pradesh. It was also incorporated on August 22, 2003. Both HPCL and GAIL, hold up to 22.5% of the equity whereas 5% is being held by the government of Andhra Pradesh and the other 50% by the strategic/financial investors.
  • Aavantika Gas:
It was incorporated on June 7, 2006, and is a joint venture company with GAIL for the distribution and marketing of environmentally friendly fuels (or green fuels) viz. CNG and auto LPG for the use in the domestic, transportation, commercial and industrial sectors, in Madhya Pradesh.
  • Petronet India (or PIL):
This JV was formed in May 1997, along with 50% equity by Oil PSUs, and HPCL holds about 16% equity and a balance of 50% being taken by private companies/financial institutions. Also, PIL, along with the other oil companies, executed individual pipeline projects such as Petronet MHB, via Special Purpose Vehicles (or SPVs).
  • Petronet MHB (or PMHBL):
Both HPCL and PIL have 26% of equity participation. Also, ONGC has 23% equity and is a strategic partner. It also acquired Integrated Management System Certification covering Quality Management System ISO-9001, and Environmental Management system ISO-14001 and the OHSAS- 18001 in any of the PSU pipeline or PIL pipelines.
  • Mangalore Refineries and Petrochemicals (or MRPL):
It was commissioned in March 1996, along with a refining capacity of about 3 MMTPA capacity that was enhanced to 9 MMTPA in 1999-2000. Both HPCL and MRPL kept exchanging intermediate process streams among their refineries for increasing efforts to meet new environmental norms concerning products such as MS and HSD on mutually agreed terms.
  • CREDA-HPCL Biofuel (or CHBL):
It is a subsidiary company of Hindustan Petroleum Corporation Limited with Chhattisgarh State Renewable Energy Development Agency (or CREDA) for the plantation of jatropha in Chhattisgarh. It holds about 74%, and CREDA holds up to 26% shareholding in CHBL.
  • Sushrut Hospital and Research Centre:
It is a major constituent of the Chembur Hospital Project Trust (or CHPT) and a public charitable trust that manages the hospital. It is a 90 bedded, tertiary referral acute care private hospital that handles burns and several trauma care with state-of-the-art facilities.

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Key Data
  • Market cap 28062.00 CR.
  • Book value 190.06
  • Stock P/E 6
  • Dividend Yield 5.30%
  • ROCE 5.71%
  • ROE 11.62%
  • Sales Growth (3Y) 12.83%
  • Face Value (3Y) 10.00
Trend Analysis
  • Short Term Trend :
  • Medium Term Trend :
  • Long Term Trend :
    Not Clear

Are you friends with trend?

There is a saying in stock market, "Trend is your best friend"

It means, a good trader doesn't place his money against the trend. Many new traders lose money because they are trying to catch trend reversals but seasoned traders wait for a clear trend to emerge before taking the trade in the direction of trend.

Day Technicals

What is Opening Range Breakout?

An opening range breakout is breaking out of the day's range after a stock has moved for some time in a sideways trend. In technical terms, its a breakout from the support and resistance level in an upward or downward trend.


What is NR7 trading strategy?

Narrow Range trading strategy or NR7 Trading strategy is a breakout based method which assumes that the price of security trends up or down after a brief consolidation in a narrow range.

Opening Price clues

How to use Opening Price Clues in your trades?

If the stock has same open and high after it has traded for some time, it implies there was a consistent selling pressure that didn't allow the stock to move higher from the opening price. Similarly, if the stock has same open and low price, it implies there was a consistent buying intent that kept the stock price above the opening price.

Day High Low Range
10 AM 227.25 229.95
11 AM 227.25 230.80
12 PM 225.35 230.80
1 PM 224.25 230.80
2 PM 223.10 230.80
3 PM 223.10 230.80
Japanese Candlestick Patterns
Candle Pattern 1 :None
Candle Pattern 2 : None
Candle Pattern 3 :None
Candlestick Price Action
Lower High Lower Low
Pivot Points
Name S4 S3 S2 S1 Pivot Points R1 R2 R3 R4
classic 210.60 217.10 223.60 226.20 230.10 232.70 236.60 243.10 249.60
woodie's 215.04 221.54 224.52 228.05 231.02 234.55 237.52 241.05 247.55
fibonacci - 223.60 226.08 227.62 230.10 232.58 234.12 236.60 -
camarilla 225.22 227.01 227.61 228.20 -- 229.40 229.99 230.59 232.38
Past Performance & Moving Averages
10 DAY 220.70
228.71 2.97 % 1.09 %
20 DAY 211.05
223.83 4.67 % 4.56 %
50 DAY 203.90
219.38 6.67 % 11.31 %
100 DAY 162.90
202.26 38.50 % 23.42 %
200 DAY 162.90
206.05 7.04 % 36.42 %
YTD 217.25
226.53 5.07 % 4.28 %
52 Week 150.00
229.03 -6.34 % 20.64 %

Why are moving Averages important in technical Analysis?

An opening range breakout is breaking out of the day's range after a stock has moved for some time in a sideways trend. In technical terms, its a breakout from the support and resistance level in an upward or downward trend.

Gaps On Day Chart
Unfilled Gap Up On 2020-11-05
194.30 ~ 188.10 SUPPORT
Unfilled Gap Up On 2020-10-30
182.65 ~ 180.75 SUPPORT
Unfilled Gap Up On 2020-10-19
170.00 ~ 169.85 SUPPORT
Unfilled Gap Down On 2020-01-06
260.95 ~ 261.50 RESISTANCE
Unfilled Gap Down On 2018-02-28
382.40 ~ 388.00 RESISTANCE
Unfilled Gap Down On 2017-07-11
345.00 ~ 502.80 RESISTANCE
Unfilled Gap Down On 2016-09-14
408.35 ~ 1187.30 RESISTANCE
Unfilled Gap Down On 2016-09-12
1240.45 ~ 1245.60 RESISTANCE
Industry Growth Rate

In Last 1 Year the industry has grown by -17.66 %

In Last 5 Year the industry has grown by 0.00 %

Peer comparison


COMPANY NAME20152016201720182019
Total 111869.60 86384.60 92173.40 107631.20 135864.40 111869.60


1 BHARAT PETROLEUM CORPORATION LTD. 88533.63 408.30 172.73
2 PANAMA PETROCHEM LTD. 20396.71 34.00 62.22
4 GOA CARBON LTD.-$ 16835.92 182.90 97.23
7 SAVITA OIL TECHNOLOGIES LTD. 903.29 637.90 604.76

What is Sales Trend ?

Sales trend is a methodology to understand sales results which helps in understanding the trends of the market over a specific period of time. Sales results are an indicative of the sales patterns followed by the customer over a time period.


What is Profit & EPS Trend ?

EPS Trends was initially built in late 2015 when I was just getting into frontend development. Coming from a background in Rails, I was frustrated with how many decisions you had to make early on as a javascript developer.

Net Profit

What is EBITDA Margin & EBIT Margin ?

Corporate accounting is required to adhere to the standards and practices collectively referred to as the generally accepted accounting principles. EBITDA is an excellent way for corporate accountants to start compiling data, but it should not be considered an absolute result. This is due to the fact that many consider EBITDA more of a broad stroke than a definitive form of accounting practice.

EBIT Margin
Cash Flow

Why is the Cash Flow Analysis important?

A business needs cash to pay its expenses, to pay bank loans, to pay taxes and to purchase new assets. A cash flow report determines whether a business has enough cash to do exactly this.

Operating Activities
Financing Activities
Investing Activities
Financial Health

What Is Financial Health?

Financial health is a term used to describe the state of one's personal monetary affairs. There are many dimensions to financial health, including the amount of savings you have, how much you’re putting away for retirement, and how much of your income you are spending on fixed or non-discretionary expenses.

Debt to Equity
Piotroski Score
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What Is the Piotroski Score?

The Piotroski score is a discrete score between 0-9 that reflects nine criteria used to determine the strength of a firm's financial position.

Altman Z Score (Mfg Company)
  • Distress (< 1.81)
  • Caution (>1.81 < 2.99)
  • 11.44
    Safe (3 & above)
Altman Z Score (Non-Mfg Company)
  • Distress ( < 1.23)
  • 1.98
    Caution (>1.23 < 2.6)
  • Safe (2.6 & above)

What Is Valuation?

Valuation is the analytical process of determining the current (or projected) worth of an asset or a company. There are many techniques used for doing a valuation. An analyst placing a value on a company looks at the business's management, the composition of its capital structure, the prospect of future earnings, and the market value of its assets, among other metrics.

HINDPETRO21JANFUT 24686100.00 12590100.00 225.25 2700 2021-01-28
HINDPETRO21FEBFUT 7700400.00 4571100.00 224.85 2700 2021-02-25
HINDPETRO21MARFUT 253800.00 35100.00 224.00 2700 2021-03-25
ROLLOVER COST: -0.18% (INR -0.40)
What is the significance of Rollover data?

Rollover in an important data point and should be analyzed in the expiry week. Rollover involves carry forwarding of ‘futures’ positions from one series (which is nearing expiry date) to the next one.

Rollover percentage actually indicates whether the traders are willing to carry forward their existing. positions (long or short) to the next series or not. Generally, the rollover figures alone will not indicate which direction traders are betting on. You should also check whether absolute open interest is increasing or decreasing over expiries

What is Options Max Pain Theory?

Options Max Pain Theory suggests,

“On option expiration day, the underlying stock price often moves toward a point that brings maximum loss to option buyers.”

Ratio Analysis

The Bank was incorporated in the year 2004 by Rana Kapoor and Late Ashok Kapur, which is a new age private sector bank. And since the inception of the bank has fructified into a “Full-Service Commercial Bank,” it has steadily built Corporate and Institutional Banking, Financial Markets, Investment Banking, Corporate Finance, Branch Banking, Business and Transaction Banking, and Wealth Management business lines across the whole country.

It is well-equipped to offer a spectrum of products and services to all the corporate and retail customers.

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Bulk Deals
Symbol Name Deal Date Client Name Transcation Type Quantity Price
Block Deals
Symbol Name Deal Date Client Name Transcation Type Quantity Price
Dividend history
Ex Date Amount
2019-06-06 9.40
2019-02-14 6.50
2018-06-28 2.50
2018-02-28 14.50
2017-07-11 1.10
2017-03-24 6.40
2017-03-01 22.50
2016-07-28 16.00
2016-03-17 7.00
2016-02-11 11.50
2015-09-02 24.50
2014-08-12 15.50
2013-08-14 8.50
2012-08-30 8.50
2011-09-08 14.00
2010-09-03 12.00
2009-08-13 5.25
2008-09-02 3.00
2007-08-17 12.00
2001-08-16 10.00
2000-07-27 0.00
Bonus Data
Company Name Split Date From Value To Value
Split Data
Company Name Split Date From Value To Value