Plant load factor (PLF) for coal during Q3FY20 is 63.48 percent as against 77.7 percent in Q3FY19 and 64.28 percent in Q2FY20.
Net Sales are expected to increase by 4 percent Y-o-Y (down 4.3 percent Q-o-Q) to Rs. 23,158.6 crore, according to Kotak.
Net Sales are expected to decrease by 5.8 percent Y-o-Y (down 13.3 percent Q-o-Q) to Rs. 20,977.7 crore, according to ICICI Direct.
Net Sales are expected to decrease by 3.6 percent Y-o-Y (up 3.1 percent Q-o-Q) to Rs. 21,880.6 crore, according to Kotak.
Net Sales are expected to increase by 5.9 percent Y-o-Y (up 1.4 percent Q-o-Q) to Rs. 24,462.3 crore, according to Kotak.
Input cost pressure is being increasingly absorbed by companies as the demand environment in weakening
Net Sales are expected to increase by 10.6 percent Y-o-Y (down 4.8 percent Q-o-Q) to Rs. 21,984.4 crore, according to Kotak.
Net Sales are expected to increase by 10.8 percent Y-o-Y (down 4.7 percent Q-o-Q) to Rs. 22,022.2 crore, according to ICICI Direct.
Net Sales are expected to increase by 4.5 percent Y-o-Y (up 2.7 percent Q-o-Q) to Rs. 21,343 crore, according to ICICI Direct.
The revenue may rise 8 percent to Rs 20,964 crore. At the operating level, the EBITDA is seen rising 14 percent at Rs 5,968 crore.
Analysts expect 5 percent growth in generation volumes. Average realisations are expected to remain flattish at around Rs 3.41 per unit.
Net Sales are expected to increase by 5.2 percent Y-o-Y (up 2.7 percent Q-o-Q) to Rs. 20409.5 crore, according to Edelweiss.
Net Sales are expected to increase by 2.4 percent Q-o-Q (up 5.6 percent Y-o-Y) to Rs 19934.3 crore, according to ICICI. NTPC to report net profit at 2385.3 crore down 0.6% year-on-year.
Revenue during the quarter is seen rising 9 percent to Rs 19,805 crore and operating profit may increase 1 percent to Rs 5,510 crore but margin may contract 220 basis points to 27.8 percent compared with year-ago period.
Analysts expect average plant load factor at 72 percent (against 70 percent YoY) and thermal PLF at around 77 percent in Q3.
Net Sales are expected to decrease by 8.2 percent Q-o-Q (up 2 percent Y-o-Y) to Rs 17655.9 crore, according to Motilal Oswal.
State-run power generation company NTPC's second quarter standalone profit is expected to fall 17 percent year-on-year to Rs 2,406 crore, according to average of estimates of analysts polled by CNBC-TV18.
NTPC, while adding more capacity in coming years, is planning to raise Rs 30,000 crore to fund its capex plans, says Kulamani Biswal, Director - Finance of the company.
Sales are expected to increase by 1.3 percent Q-o-Q (up 7.3 percent Y-o-Y) to Rs 18338.5 crore, according to ICICI Securities.
Operating profit (EBITDA - earnings before interest, tax, depreciation and amortisation) is likely to increase 5 percent to Rs 4,895 crore and margin may expand 263 basis points to 26.7 percent compared to year-ago period.
The company reported 51.8 percent rise in total income to Rs 248 crore and operational efficiency improved to Rs 28 crore. The EBITDA margins expanded to 11.1 percent.
Speaking to CNBC-TV18, Kulamani Biswal, Director Finance, NTPC said over supply of low cost power hampered Q3 growth.
Revenue is seen rising 1 percent to Rs 19,055 crore in quarter ended December 2015 compared to Rs 18,858 crore in same quarter last fiscal, according to analysts polled by CNBC-TV18.
Revenue may grow 9 percent to Rs 18,225 crore from Rs 16,737 crore during same period, driven by increased generation. Analysts expect gross generation to increase by around 7 percent to 60.2-60.5 billion units.
According to a CNBC-TV18 poll, net profit is seen falling 4.7 percent year-on-year to Rs 2,098 crore and revenue is likely to increase 3 percent to Rs 18,634 crore in the quarter ended June.