NIFTY 50 Index Companies and its weightage – 2021

NIFTY 50 Index Companies and its weightage – 2021

The NIFTY 50 index is a well-diversified 50 companies index reflecting overall market conditions.

It is used for a variety of purposes such as benchmarking fund portfolios, index based derivatives and index funds.

The free-float market capitalization method is used to compute Nifty50 index.

It is launched on April 22, 1996 with a Base value of 1000 of base date November 03, 1995.

NSE Indices Limited (formerly known as India Index Services & Products Limited-IISL) manages the Indices in NSE including NIFTY50.

About NSE :

The National Stock Exchange of India Ltd. (NSE) is the leading stock exchange in India and the second largest in the world by nos. of trades in equity shares from January to June 2018, according to the World Federation of Exchanges (WFE) report.

Eligibility Criteria for Selection of Stocks 

  • Market impact cost is the best measure of the liquidity of a stock. It accurately reflects the costs faced when trading an index. For a stock to qualify for possible inclusion into the NIFTY50, have traded at an average impact cost of 0.50% or less during the last six months for 90% of the observations, for the basket size of Rs. 100 Million. The company should have a listing history of 6 months.
  • Companies that are allowed to trade in the F&O segment are only eligible to be constituents of the index.
  • A company that comes out with an IPO will be eligible for inclusion in the index, if it fulfills the normal eligibility criteria for the index for 3 months instead of 6 months.
  • Four weeks prior notice is given to the market from the date of change.

Nifty 50 Company List

Below is the Table having Nifty50 Index Company with Industry and corresponding weight in % and its trading symbol on NSE.

Sl.NoCompany NameIndustrySymbolWEIGHT (%)
1Reliance Industries Ltd.OIL & GASRELIANCE10.19
2HDFC Bank Ltd.FINANCIAL SERVICESHDFCBANK9.72
3Infosys Ltd.ITINFY7.93
4Housing Development Finance Corporation Ltd.FINANCIAL SERVICESHDFC6.89
5ICICI Bank Ltd.FINANCIAL SERVICESICICIBANK6.56
6Tata Consultancy Services Ltd.ITTCS4.97
7Kotak Mahindra Bank Ltd.FINANCIAL SERVICESKOTAKBANK4.05
8Hindustan Unilever Ltd.CONSUMER GOODSHINDUNILVR3.32
9Axis Bank Ltd.FINANCIAL SERVICESAXISBANK2.84
10ITC Ltd.CONSUMER GOODSITC2.8
11Larsen & Toubro Ltd.CONSTRUCTIONLT2.56
12Bajaj Finance Ltd.FINANCIAL SERVICESBAJFINANCE2.28
13State Bank of IndiaFINANCIAL SERVICESSBIN2.14
14Bharti Airtel Ltd.TELECOMBHARTIARTL2.05
15Asian Paints Ltd.CONSUMER GOODSASIANPAINT1.81
16HCL Technologies Ltd.ITHCLTECH1.54
17Maruti Suzuki India Ltd.AUTOMOBILEMARUTI1.36
18Tata Steel Ltd.METALSTATASTEEL1.27
19UltraTech Cement Ltd.CEMENT & CEMENT PRODUCTSULTRACEMCO1.15
20Wipro Ltd.ITWIPRO1.15
21Mahindra & Mahindra Ltd.AUTOMOBILEM&M1.14
22Sun Pharmaceutical Industries Ltd.PHARMASUNPHARMA1.12
23JSW Steel Ltd.METALSJSWSTEEL1.1
24Bajaj Finserv Ltd.FINANCIAL SERVICESBAJAJFINSV1.06
25Dr. Reddy's Laboratories Ltd.PHARMADRREDDY0.99
26Titan Company Ltd.CONSUMER GOODSTITAN0.98
27Tech Mahindra Ltd.ITTECHM0.94
28Nestle India Ltd.CONSUMER GOODSNESTLEIND0.92
29NTPC Ltd.POWERNTPC0.89
30HDFC Life Insurance Company Ltd.FINANCIAL SERVICESHDFCLIFE0.87
31Grasim Industries Ltd.CEMENT & CEMENT PRODUCTSGRASIM0.85
32Hindalco Industries Ltd.METALSHINDALCO0.84
33Adani Ports and Special Economic Zone Ltd.SERVICESADANIPORTS0.84
34Tata Motors Ltd.AUTOMOBILETATAMOTORS0.83
35IndusInd Bank Ltd.FINANCIAL SERVICESINDUSINDBK0.83
36Divi's Laboratories Ltd.PHARMADIVISLAB0.82
37Bajaj Auto Ltd.AUTOMOBILEBAJAJ-AUTO0.79
38Power Grid Corporation of India Ltd.POWERPOWERGRID0.77
39Cipla Ltd.PHARMACIPLA0.73
40Britannia Industries Ltd.CONSUMER GOODSBRITANNIA0.64
41Tata Consumer Products Ltd.CONSUMER GOODSTATACONSUM0.63
42Bharat Petroleum Corporation Ltd.OIL & GASBPCL0.62
43Oil & Natural Gas Corporation Ltd.OIL & GASONGC0.62
44Shree Cement Ltd.CEMENT & CEMENT PRODUCTSSHREECEM0.59
45Hero MotoCorp Ltd.AUTOMOBILEHEROMOTOCO0.58
46SBI Life Insurance Company Ltd.FINANCIAL SERVICESSBILIFE0.57
47Eicher Motors Ltd.AUTOMOBILEEICHERMOT0.53
48UPL Ltd.FERTILISERS & PESTICIDESUPL0.53
49Coal India Ltd.METALSCOALINDIA0.44
50Indian Oil Corporation Ltd.OIL & GASIOC0.36
Data as on 30-April-2021

The above table is updated based on data available on 30-Apr-2021.

Nifty50 Infographic

Also, See below the Infographic representation of the Sector Representation of Nifty50.

Nifty 50 Sector InfoGraphic

 

NSE Key Indices

Key Indices of Nifty

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