Cipla Ltd


1W Return

1M Return

6M Return

1Y Return

3Y Return

The current prices are delayed, login or open an account for live prices.
Start SIP in Cipla Ltd
Stock Performance
52 Week Low - High
Today’s Low - High


Prev. Close

Total Traded Value

View details of Market Depth

Market Cap (in crs)

Face Value

Turnover (in lacs)

Key Metrics
Qtr Change %
Near 52W High of ₹1582.00
TTM PE Ratio
Below industry Median
Price to Book Ratio
Above industry Median
Dividend yield 1yr %
Below industry Median
PEG TTM is less than 1
RSI is mid-range
MFI is mid-range

Cipla Ltd Key Financials

View more

*All values are in ₹ Cr.

*All values are in ₹ Cr.

*All values are in ₹ Cr.

*All values are in ₹ Cr.

Cipla Ltd shareholding Pattern

Foreign Institutions
Mutual Funds
Domestic Institutions
Foreign Institutions
Mutual Funds
Domestic Institutions
Foreign Institutions
Mutual Funds
Domestic Institutions
Foreign Institutions
Mutual Funds
Domestic Institutions
Foreign Institutions
Mutual Funds
Domestic Institutions
Foreign Institutions
Mutual Funds
Domestic Institutions

Cipla Ltd Technical Analysis

Moving Averages Analysis
Moving Averages Analysis
Current Price
Bullish Moving Averages
Bearish Moving Averages
5Day EMA
10Day EMA
12Day EMA
20Day EMA
26Day EMA
50Day EMA
100Day EMA
200Day EMA
5Day SMA
10Day SMA
20Day SMA
30Day SMA
50Day SMA
100Day SMA
150Day SMA
200Day SMA
Delivery & Volume
Resistance & Support
First Resistance
Second Resistance
Third Resistance
First Support
Second support
Third Support
Relative Strength Index
Money Flow Index
MACD Signal
Average True Range
Average Directional Index
Rate of Change (21)
Rate of Change (125)
Peer comparison
Market Price
Market Cap
52W Low
52W High
Zydus Lifesciences Ltd.
Divi's Laboratories Ltd.
Dr. Reddy's Laboratories Ltd.
Sun Pharmaceutical Industries Ltd.
Torrent Pharmaceuticals Ltd.
Mankind Pharma Ltd.

Cipla Ltd Company background

Founded in: 1935
Managing director: Umang Vohra
Cipla Ltd is one of the leading pharmaceutical companies in India. The Company is in the business of manufacturing, developing, and marketing wide range of branded and generic formulations and Active Pharmaceutical Ingredients (APIs). Ciplas product portfolio spans complex generics as well as drugs in the respiratory, antiretroviral, urology, cardiology, antiinfective, CNS, and various other key therapeutic segments. With a rich portfolio, it is deepening presence in the home markets of India, as well as South Africa, North America, and other key regulated and emerging markets. Its 47 manufacturing sites around the world produce more than 50 dosage forms and over 1,500 products across wide range of therapeutic categories. Cipla Ltd was incorporated in the year 1935 with the name Chemical, Industrial Pharmaceutical Laboratories Ltd. Khwaja Abdul Hamied, the founder of Cipla gave the company all his patent and proprietary formulas for several drugs and medicines, without charging any royalty. On August 17, 1935, Cipla was registered as a public limited company with an authorized capital of Rs 6 lakh. From its first manufacturing unit at Bombay Central in 1936, Cipla now has over 40 stateofthe art manufacturing facilities across the globe including India, USA, China and South Africa.In the year 1941, as the Second World War cuts off drug supplies, the company starts producing fine chemicals, dedicating all its facilities for the war effort. In the year 1952, the company set up first research division for attaining selfsufficiency in technological development. In the year 1960, they started operations at second plant at Vikhroli, Mumbai, producing fine chemicals with special emphasis on natural products. In the year 1968, the company manufactured ampicillin for the first time in the country. In the year 1972, the company started Agricultural Research Division at Bangalore, for scientific cultivation of medicinal plants. In the year 1976, they launched medicinal aerosols for asthma. In the year 1980, the company won Chemexcil Award for Excellence for exports. In the year 1982, the company started operations in their fourth factory at Patalganga, Maharashtra. In the year 1984, they developed anticancer drugs, vinblastine and vincristine in collaboration with the National Chemical Laboratory, Pune. Also, they won Sir P C Ray Award for developing inhouse technology for indigenous manufacture of a number of basic drugs. In the year 1985, US FDA approved the companys bulk drug manufacturing facilities. In the year 1988, they won National Award for Successful Commercialisation of Publicly Funded RD. In the year 1991, the company launched etoposide, a breakthrough in cancer chemotherapy, in association with Indian Institute of Chemical Technology. Also, they manufactured antiretroviral drug, zidovudine, in technological collaboration with Indian Institute of Chemical Technology, Hyderabad. In the year 1994, the company commenced commercial operations in their fifth factory at Kurkumbh, Maharashtra. In the year 1997, they launched transparent Rotahaler, the worlds first such dry powder inhaler device. In the year 1998, they launched lamivudine. The company becomes one of the few companies in the world to offer all three component drugs of retroviral combination therapy.In the year 1999, the company launched Nevirapine, antiretroviral drug, used to prevent the transmission of AIDS from mother to child. In the year 2000, the company became the first company, outside the USA and Europe to launch CFCfree inhalers ten years before the deadline to phase out use of CFC in medicinal products.In the year 2002, the company set up four stateoftheart manufacturing facilities in Goa. In the year 2003, they launched TIOVA (Tiotropium bromide), a novel inhaled, longacting anticholinergic bronchodilator that is employed as a oncedaily maintenance treatment for patients with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD). Also, they commissioned second phase of manufacturing operations at Goa.In the year 2005, the company set up stateoftheart facility for manufacture of formulations at Baddi, Himachal Pradesh. In the year 2007, they set up stateoftheart facility for manufacture of formulations at Sikkim. In February 2007, the company entered into a development and supply agreement with Drugs for Neglected Diseases Initiative (DNDi), a global nonprofit organization, for a new antimalarial combination drug as a global initiative. During the year 200910, the company sold their intellectual property rights and technical knowhow of ipill, an emergency contraceptive brand, to Piramal Healthcare Ltd, for the territory of India, at an aggregate consideration of Rs 95 crore. Also, they entered into a strategic alliance with Stempeutics Research Pvt. Ltd., promoted by the Manipal Group, for the marketing rights of stemcellbased products being developed by Stempeutics. Cipla is sponsoring up to Rs.50 crore, in the initial phase, for research and development of these products.In April 2010, the company commenced commercial production of pharmaceutical formulations at the Special Economic Zone (SEZ) project, at Indore, Madhya Pradesh. This project includes facilities for the manufacture of aerosols, respules, liquid orals, prefilled syringes (PFS), nasal sprays, large volume parenterals (LVP), eye drops, tablets and capsules. The total investment for this project is about Rs 900 crore.In May 2010, the company acquired an undertaking for Rs 30.64 crore, by way of a slump sale arrangement. The undertaking has a manufacturing facility, approved by US FDA and WHO, for APIs and intermediates. It is located at Kurkumbh (Pune district). Also, the company set up a whollyowned subsidiary, Cipla Singapore Pte Ltd, in Singapore to aid logistics and distribution of the companys export business.In May 2010, the company acquired 100% shareholding of a company for Rs 51.38 crore. This company has a stateoftheart formulations manufacturing facility at Sikkim with capabilities to manufacture tablets, capsules, oral liquids, injections, dry syrup and ointments/creams. During the year 201011, the company introduced a number of new drugs and formulations, such as Entavir (entecavir tablets), an antiviral for hepatitis B Febucip (febuxostat tablets), a drug for gout Flosoft (fluorometholone acetate ophthalmic suspension), a topical steroid for eye inflammation Foracort (formoterol and budesonide autohaler), an asthma controller therapy in a new easytouse breath actuated inhaler Furamist AZ (fluticasone furoate and azelastine hydrochloride nasal spray), a nasal spray for allergic rhinitis, and Montair FX (montelukast and fexofenadine tablets), an antiallergic combination for rhinitis. During the year, Cipla (Mauritius) Ltd, Cipla (UK) Ltd, CiplaOz Pty Ltd, Four M Propack Pvt Ltd, Goldencross Pharma Pvt Ltd, Medispray Laboratories Pvt Ltd, Meditab Holdings Ltd, Meditab Pharmaceuticals South Africa (Pty) Ltd, Meditab Specialities New Zealand Ltd, Meditab Specialities Pvt Ltd, Sitec Labs Pvt Ltd and STD Chemicals Ltd. The company is setting up API facilities at Bengaluru and Kurkumbh. They are also upgrading the API facilities at Patalganga. The total investment for these projects is about Rs 400 crore. The company proposes to subscribe to the share capital of two biotechnology companies, located in India and Hong Kong, to obtain a 40 per cent and a 25 per cent share, respectively. The total investment will be about USD 65 million, in a phased manner, for setting up stateoftheart facilities for biosimilar products in Goa and China.On 3 May 2012, Cipla announced a major price reduction in selected cancer drugs.On 21st July 2012, Cipla announced collaboration with Drugs for Neglected Diseases initiative (DNDi), a notforprofit research and development (RD) organization, to develop and produce an improved firstline antiretroviral (ARV) combination therapy specifically adapted to meet the treatment needs of infants and toddlers living with HIV/AIDS.On 14 August 2012, Cipla announced the launch of Qvir, a novel 4 drug kit priced at Rs 158 for treating HIV/AIDS.On 8 November 2012, Cipla announced a major price reduction on select anticancer drugs. On 27 February 2013, Cipla announced an offer to the shareholders of Cipla Medpro South Africa Ltd. (Medpro) to acquire 100% of the ordinary share capital of Medpro for ZAR 10.0 per share via a scheme of arrangement. The Board of Directors of Medpro unanimously resolved to support and facilitate Ciplas offer and recommended to Medpro shareholders that they vote in favour of all resolutions required to implement the scheme of arrangement. Cipla Medpro South Africa is a leading provider of chronic medicines to the public and private sectors. On 16 July 2013, Cipla announced that it had completed the acquisition of 100% of the issued shares of Cipla Medpro South Africa Ltd. for an aggregate consideration of ZAR 4507mn (Rs 2707 crore). On 17 April 2013, Cipla announced the launch of the first biosimilar of Etanercept in India for the treatment of rheumatic disorders.On 20 February 2014, Cipla and MSD announced the formation of an Indiaspecific strategic partnership whereby Cipla will have a nonexclusive license to market, promote and distribute MSDs raltegravir 400mg tablet, under a different brand name in India. The drug is used for the treatment of HIV1 infection in adult patients as part of combination HIV therapy.On 12 May 2014, Cipla through its wholly owned subsidiary, Cipla (EU) Limited announced 21 million twophase investment in Chase Pharmaceuticals Corporation Inc., US (Chase) to support Alzheimers disease drug development. On 19 June 2014, Cipla announced that it has collaborated with Hetero to launch a biosimilar of the drug Darbepoetin alfa under the brand name Actorise. The product is indicated for the treatment of anaemia caused due to chronic kidney disease.On 7 July 2014, Cipla announced its intention to make investments of up to 100 million in its UK subsidiary over the next few years. The investment will fund the launch of a range of drugs in the areas of respiratory, oncology and antiretroviral medicines as well as research and development, clinical trials and further expansion internationally and in the UK.In its bid to enter the markets of Czech Republic and Slovaki, Cipla on 8 September 2014 announced commercial collaboration with UKbased SD Pharma. On 15 September 2014, Cipla announced that it had signed a nonexclusive licensing agreement with Gilead Sciences, Inc. for manufacturing and distribution of Sofosbuvir mono, Ledipasvir mono, the fixeddose combination of Ledipasvir/Sofosbuvir with each other and the combination of Sofosbuvir or Ledipasvir with other active substances, for the treatment of hepatitis C.On 18 September 2014, Cipla announced that it has granted Salix Pharmaceuticals, Inc., a USbased speciality pharmaceutical company, exclusive rights under certain patent applications in the Rifaximin Complexes patent family controlled by Cipla. The grant is on a worldwide basis, excluding the countries of Asia (other than Japan) and Africa.On 8 October 2014, Medpro Pharmaceutica (Pty) Ltd a subsidiary company of Cipla Medpro announced that it had entered into sales and distribution arrangement with Teva Pharmaceuticals (Pty) Ltd, an affiliate of Teva Pharmaceutical Industries Ltd (Teva) the largest generic pharmaceutical manufacturer in the world for the territory of South Africa. As per the tieup, Cipla Medpro, a 100% subsidiary of Cipla Limited, will exclusively market Tevas broad pharmaceutical product portfolio in South Africa.On 9 February 2015, Cipla announced that its wholly owned subsidiary, Cipla (EU) Limited, U.K. has entered into a joint venture (JV) agreement with Ciplas existing business partners in Morocco Societe Marocaine De Cooperation Pharmaceutique (Cooper Pharma) and The Pharmaceutical Institute (PHI). This JV is aimed at strengthening Ciplas presence in Morocco, which is inline with its global growth strategy to build frontend presence in key markets.On 13 February 2015, Cipla announced that it has been awarded USD 188.95 million of Global Fund ARV Tender for antiretrovirals drugs. The Global Fund is a 21st century partnership designed to accelerate the end of AIDS, tuberculosis and malaria as epidemics. On 21 July 2015, Cipla announced that its board of directors approved an investment by Fidelity Growth Partners India and USbased Fidelity Biosciences, through FIL Capital Investments (Mauritius) II Limited or its affiliates, in its newly launched consumer healthcare business which is under incorporation.On 4 September, 2015, Cipla announced that its UK arm, Cipla EU has entered into definitive agreements to acquire two USbased companies, InvaGen Pharmaceuticals Inc., and Exelan Pharmaceuticals Inc for 550 million in an all cash transaction. InvaGen Pharmaceuticals is a leading generic pharmaceutical company in the US. Exelan Pharmaceuticals is a privately held sales and marketing company, with a focus on generic pharmaceuticals for the government and institutional market in the US. On 18 February 2016, Cipla announced that its UK arm, Cipla (EU) Limited had successfully completed the acquisition of InvaGen Pharmaceuticals Inc., and Exelan Pharmaceuticals Inc. The acquisition was made by Cipla (EU) Limited through a wholly owned special purpose vehicle which would merge into InvaGen Pharmaceuticals Inc. after the acquisition. On 8 October 2015, Cipla announced that its South African subsidiary Cipla Medpro (Pty) Ltd. entered into an exclusive agreement with the worlds largest vaccine manufacturer, Serum Institute of India (SII) to provide vaccines in South Africa.On 29 October 2015, Cipla announced that it had entered into a definitive agreement to sell its entire 25% stake in Biomab Holding Limited, Hong Kong (BHL) to Biomab Brilliant Limited, British Virgin Islands which holds the remaining 75% stake in BHL, for a total consideration of USD 25,775,000. Biomab Holding Limited is focused on developing Biosimilars for the Chinese market.On 21 December 2015, Cipla announced the launch of generic drug LedipasvirSofosbuvir in India under the brand name HepcvirL. HepcvirL is the first onceaday, fixeddose oral combination therapy that has been approved for chronic hepatitis C genotype 1 patients.On 6 January 2016, BioQ Pharma Incorporated, a specialty pharmaceutical company focused on the development and commercialization of singleuse, largevolume readytouse infusible pharmaceuticals, and Cipla announced the signing of a strategic distribution, supply and development agreement for the registration and commercialization of BioQ Pharmas Ropivacaine infusion pharmaceutical in India.On 12 October 2016, Cipla announced that it has received Establishment Inspection Report (EIR) from the US FDA for its Indore facility, indicating formal closure of the US FDA inspection conducted in July/August, 2015.On 23 November 2016, Cipla announced that Chase Pharmaceuticals Corporation, a Delaware based corporation (Chase) in which Cipla Limiteds UK arm, Cipla (EU) Limited (Cipla UK) has 16.7% stake, has been acquired by a subsidiary of Allergan, plc. Allergan agreed to pay 125 million upfront plus potential regulatory and commercial milestones of up to 875 million to the shareholders of Chase. Cipla UK acquired a minority stake in Chase in May 2014 via a syndicated venture investment.On 17 February 2017, Cipla announced the launch of adult Hepatitis B vaccine in India. Under a coexclusive agreement with Serum Institute of India Private Limited (SII), Cipla will market the vaccine for adults while SII will market it for adults and children.On 4 March 2017, Cipla announced that it had entered into agreements, through its Wholly Owned Subsidiary Inyanga Trading 386 Proprietary Limited (Inyanga), with the group companies of Ascendis Health Limited, South Africa for divesting its animal health business in South Africa and SubSaharan Africa.On 6 April 2017, Cipla announced that its wholly owned subsidiary in USA Cipla USA Inc. signed a worldwide licensing agreement (except for East Asia) with MEDRx Company Limited (MEDRx) to further develop and commercialize MRX4TZT, a Tizanidine patch for the management of Spasticity.On 30 November 2017, Cipla announced that it had received an approval for its product QTIB from World Health Organisation (WHO). QTIB is a novel fixed dose combination in a single tablet. This is the first time that such a combination has been made available in the world.During FY18, Anmarate (Pty) Limited was acquired in South Africa as a part of strategy to strengthen OTC portfolio and Cipla Technologies LLC was incorporated in USA to build speciality product portfolio for Cipla. During FY18, two nonoperating companies viz., Meditab Specialities New Zealand Ltd and Cipla Pharma Nigeria Ltd were deregistered. As a part of strategy, the Company has divested its entire stake in Cipla Croatia d.o.o., Croatia, Al Jabal For Drugs And Medical Appliances Company Ltd, Yemen, Cipla Agrimed Proprietary Ltd and Cipla Vet Proprietary Ltd., in South Africa. As on 31st March, 2018, it has 49 subsidiaries and 1 associate. During the FY18,the company invested Rs 816 crore on capital expenditure, over Rs 300 crore lower than the previous year.During the FY19, Madison Pharmaceuticals Inc. was incorporated in USA and Cipla Gulf FZ LLC in Dubai for strengthening its business operations. In South Africa, Mirren (Pty) Limited was acquired as a part of strategy to strengthen its OTC portfolio. In USA, 33.3% stake was acquired in Avenue Therapeutics Inc. for building specialty business in USA. The Companys wholly owned subsidiary Goldencross Pharma Private Limited acquired minority stake i.e. 11.71% in Wellthy Therapeutics Private Limited.During the 201819, 4 nonoperating subsidiaries viz. Xeragen Laboratories (Pty) Limited, Galilee Marketing (Pty) Ltd, Med Man Care (Pty) Ltd in South Africa and Cipla FZE in Dubai were liquidated.The company had 48 subsidiaries and 2 associates as on 31st March, 2019.During the FY2019, the Company invested Rs 504 crore in capital expenditure (net off sales proceeds), which is lower by Rs 200 crore from the previous year.During the FY2020, Incorporation of Cipla Pharmaceuticals Limited in India for setting up facilities for DPI dosage and for further expansion of MDI and FFS Respule Dosage, Cipla (Colombia) SAS in Colombia and Cipla (China) Pharmaceutical Co. Limited in China for strengthening its business portfolio in foreign markets. Also incorporation of Cipla (Jiangsu) Pharmaceutical Co, Limited as Joint venture between Cipla (EU) Limited and Jiangsu Acebright Pharmaceutical Co. Limited for exploring business opportunities and manufacture of pharmaceutical products in China. The company also acquired the remaining 40% stake in Cipla Pharma Lanka Private Limited (CPL) by Cipla (EU) Limited, to further strengthen its presence in Sri Lanka. Upon acquisition CPL has become a wholly owned subsidiary of Cipla (EU) Limited. Also acquired 30% stake in Brandmed (Pty) Limited by Cipla Medpro South Africa (Pty) Limited to enhance its diversified portfolio in the noncommunicable diseases area. The company also acquired 26% stake in AMPSolar Power Systems Private Limited to enhance the proportion of renewable (solar) based power consumption, and to comply with regulatory requirement for captive power consumption under electricity laws. The company also liquidated Tasfiye Halinde Cipla Ilac Ticaret Anonim Sirketi, Turkey. The company had 51 subsidiaries and 4 associates as on 31st March, 2020.During the FY2021, the Group has divested its stake in two of its subsidiaries namely Quality Chemical Limited (Group share 51.18%) and Anmarate Proprietary Limited (wholly owned subsidiary). On 30th March 2021, the Company made a strategic investment of Rs 40 Crore in ABCD Technologies LLP. On 3rd May, 2021, GoApptiv Private Limited, existing associate of Cipla, incorporated whollyowned subsidiary Iconphygital Private Limited for providing manpower staffing services.On 10th May, 2021, Cipla Technologies LLC (Ciptec), a subsidiary of the Group has received an anticipatory material breach notice under Development and Commercialization Agreement with Pulmatrix on codevelopment of Pulmazole. The Company will suitably respond to the said notice. Inyanga Trading 386 (Pty) Limited was voluntarily deregistered /dissolved as whollyowned step down subsidiary as was operationally inactive and not required effective from 10th December, 2021.As on 31 March 2021,the company had 55 subsidiaries and 5 associate companies under its roof.In FY22, the Company launched multiple respiratory products in Spain, including Fluticasone MDI, Fluticasone + Salmeterol MDI and Ipratropium MDI, through its recently established frontend presence. More than 55,000 patients were trained as a part of the digital programme that provides live video counselling to patients on the right technique of inhalers and other devices, such as nebulisers and nasal spray, etc. It launched Indias first pneumotach based portable, wireless Spirometer, on World COPD Day. It received approval for Lanreotide injection based on a New Drug Application submitted under the 505(b)(2) filing pathway. It also received approval of its Abbreviated New Drug Application (ANDA) for Lanthanum Carbonate Chewable Tablets, 500 mg, 750 mg and 1000 mg. It received USFDA approval for generic therapeutic equivalent version of Sunovion Pharmaceuticals Inc.s Brovana (Arformoterol Tartrate). It launched Spirofy, Indias first pneumotechbased wireless, portable device capable of performing lung function tests outdoors and in remote areas, for better diagnosis of people with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) and asthma. During the year 2022, the Company acquired 32.49% stake in AMP Energy Green Eleven Private Limited and 33% partnership interest in Clean Max Auriga Power LLP. Cipla Digital Health Limited was incorporated as a wholly owned subsidiary of the Company on 25th February, 2022. The Board approved a draft scheme of arrangement for demerger of the Indiabased US business undertaking (Demerged Undertaking 1) of Cipla Limited (Demerged Company) into its whollyowned subsidiary, Cipla Pharma and Life Sciences Limited (formerly known as Cipla BioTec Limited) (CPLS) and demerger of the Consumer Business Undertaking (Demerged Undertaking 2) of Cipla Limited into its whollyowned subsidiary, Cipla Health Limited (CHL).In January 2023, Company launched first Point of Care diagnostic device, Cippoint, that offers a wide range of testing parameters. It acquired additional stake in GoApptiv Private Limited launched Stempeutics Research Private Limiteds stem cell products, VC EYE, an undereye dark circle reduction serum and VC GroF, a novel antiaging serum, that are prepared from the bioactive medium of stem cells. It launched peptide based, long acting 505(b)2 product, Leuprolide 3M Depot injection for the hospital/clinic channel. It launched ceftazidimeavibactam intravenous formulation (CipCZA) in India, a new treatment to treat bacterial infections. It launched Spirofy, a pneumotach, portable and cost effective diagnostic device, in December 2022.During the year 2023, the Consumer Business Undertaking of the Company was transferred to Cipla Health Limited (CHL), wholly owned subsidiary, on a slump sale basis through a Business Transfer Agreement.In year 202223, the Company acquired 21.05% stake in Achira Labs Private Limited effective on 17th August, 2022. Aspergen Inc., USA was incorporated as a 60:40 Joint Venture between Cipla (EU) Limited and Kemwell Biopharma UK Limited on 30th August, 2022.
Read More

Cipla Ltd FAQs

The past 1-year return of Cipla Ltd [CIPLA] share was 47.88. The Cipla Ltd [CIPLA] share hit a 1-year low of Rs. 1018.3 and a 1-year high of Rs. 1581.7.

The Mutual Fund Shareholding was 16.83% at the end of .

You can easily buy Cipla Ltd shares in Kotak Securities by opening a demat account and getting the KYC documents verified online.

Open Demat Account
+91 -

Open Demat Account
+91 -