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Hindustan Unilever Q2 net profit up 13% year-on-year

Reuters  Mumbai, October 26, 2013
First Published: 18:55 IST(26/10/2013) | Last Updated: 19:05 IST(26/10/2013)

Hindustan Unilever Ltd's second-quarter net profit rose 13.2% year-on-year, the Indian unit of Anglo-Dutch Unilever Plc said in a statement on Saturday.

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India's largest manufacturer of household products and consumer goods made a net profit of 9.14 billion rupees ($148.39 million) in the quarter to end-September compared with a profit of 8.07 billion rupees in the same period a year ago.

Analysts had expected a net profit of 8.7 billion rupees for the quarter, according to Thomson Reuters Starmine Estimates.


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