- 06 Feb 1604:22 AMLupin’s performance for the December 2015 quarter lifted Street sentiments despite the company’s net profit declining 11.9 per cent year-on-year (y-o-y) to to Rs 530 crore.04:21 AMBuoyed by strong volumes, both from Royal Enfield as well as the commercial vehicle (CV) joint venture with Volvo, Eicher Motors reported a better-than-expected operational performance for the December 2015 quarter.02:44 AMBill Gates has just revealed that in the early days of Microsoft, as a workaholic, he would keep a tab on how hard the rest of the crowd worked by memorising car number plates. So looking out onto the parking lot, he would know who was in and who was not.12:48 AMAhmedabad-based pharma major Cadila Healthcare Ltd posted a 38% jump in its net profit for the third quarter of the fiscal 2015-16 to Rs 390 crore on the back of a 10% rise in its operating income.12:13 AMThey came at 9 pm one night, confiscated her bamboo tripod, snatched the pan in which oil was still simmering and scared the daylights out of her young children.
- 05 Feb 1602:41 PMA weak dollar has resulted in all commodities that change hands in that currency to rebound. It started with oil and has now moved to metals and stocks in the industry.02:05 PMA G Krishnamurthy, founder of Mudra Communications, passed away in Hyderabad on Friday morning after a brief illness.03:22 AMBajaj Auto’s December quarter net profit at Rs 901 crore topped estimates of Rs 840 crore, due to higher Other Income, which jumped 110 per cent year-on-year to Rs 200 crore, and due to a 100-basis-point fall in effective tax rate to 30.5 per cent.02:20 AMThe bête noire of HUL is back with a fresh campaign. With its ad, playing on television screens across the country, targeted mostly at consumers in major towns and metros, Nirma is shooting for the premium detergents segment.12:41 AMWith stocks of banking institutions out of flavour for quite some time, preference has shifted to non-banking financial companies (NBFCs).12:34 AMTelecom operator Vodafone India had 2.3 per cent revenue growth at Rs 11,022 crore in the December 2015 quarter,from Rs 10,766 crore a year before in the same period.
- 04 Feb 1611:57 PMBajaj Auto reported better than expected earnings in the December quarter, thanks to higher other income, lower tax rates and raw material costs.10:39 PMReserve Bank of India Governor Raghuram Rajan delivered on the consensus expectation of maintaining interest rates, at the central bank’s bi-monthly policy review on Tuesday.10:21 PMThe quarter ended December has been tough for the capital goods sector as companies grapple with margin pressures, given a challenging environment.03:40 AMWeak operational performance in the quarter ended December and muted outlook on average revenue per user (ARPU) metric led to a 13 per cent fall in the stock price of Dish TV on Wednesday.03:22 AMBajaj Finserv posted mixed results for the December quarter. Weak profitability of its general insurance business due to the Chennai floods impacted consolidated earnings.03:21 AMCrompton Greaves plummeted 22 per cent to a fresh 52-week low on Wednesday, led by multiple disappointments.02:25 AMConstruction and engineering major Gammon India has been reeling under high debt to the tune of Rs 14,800 crore, invested across engineering, procurement and construction (EPC) and transmission & distribution (T&D) businesses.
- 03 Feb 1604:45 AMFor yet another quarter, Amara Raja’s operational performance was better than Exide Industries’, with the numbers beating analysts' expectations on all fronts.03:43 AMEvery stock pays a price for not meeting the Street’s earnings estimate and the penalty gets steeper with a dismal trading session.