HLL Q1 net profit at Rs 442.86 cr
FMCG major Hindustan Lever Ltd (HLL) on Friday posted a net profit of Rs 442.86 crore for the first quarter ended March 31, 2006.india Updated: Apr 28, 2006 14:51 IST
FMCG major Hindustan Lever Ltd (HLL) on Friday posted a net profit of Rs 442.86 crore for the first quarter ended March 31, 2006, where as the same was at Rs 250.25 crore in the same period previous fiscal.
The total income stood at Rs 2,867.41 crore against Rs 2,581.02 crore in the year-ago period, the company informed the Bombay Stock Exchange.
The results for the 2005-06 Q4 are not comparable to those of corresponding quarter in 2005 due to the integration of subsidiaries -- International Fisheries, Lipton India Exports, Merryweather Food Products, TOC Disinfectants and Lever India Exports -- with HLL and the demerger and disposal of Doom Dooma and TEI plantation divisions and the amalgamation of Vashisti Detergents Ltd with HLL.
The company's shares were trading at Rs 274.15, down 4.56 per cent at the BSE.