Vodafone India`s first-half operating profit falls 39 percent

Vodafone Group PLC's India unit reported a 39 percent fall in operating profit for the first half of this fiscal year, hurt by a bruising price war started by an upstart rival and a new nationwide sales tax.

Earnings before interest, tax, depreciation and amortisation (EBITDA) fell to 40.75 billion rupees ($622.26 million) in the half year ended Sept. 30, from 67.04 billion rupees

Panama Petrochem Q2 net profit up 33.55% at Rs 12.54 cr

The company reported standalone net profit of Rs 12.54 crore for the quarter ended September 30, 2017 as compared to Rs 9.39 crore in the same period last year, registering a year-on-year growth of 33.55 per cent. Net revenue of the company rose substantially by 65.12 per cent at Rs 277.50 crore in July-September quarter of this fiscal as against Rs 168.06 crore in the corresponding period last

Deep Industries Q2 net profit up 7.33% at Rs 18.00 cr

The company reported standalone net profit of Rs 18.00 crore for the quarter ended September 30, 2017 as compared to Rs 16.77 crore in the same period last year, registering a year-on-year growth of 7.33 per cent. Net revenue of the company rose moderately by 9.08 per cent at Rs 73.63 crore in July-September quarter of this fiscal as against Rs 67.50 crore in the corresponding period last year.

Cadila Healthcare Q2 net profit zooms 312.66% at Rs 449.80 cr

The company reported standalone net profit of Rs 449.80 crore for the quarter ended September 30, 2017 as compared to Rs 109.00 crore in the same period last year, registering a year-on-year growth of 312.66 per cent. Net revenue of the company rose substantially by 57.12 per cent at Rs 1,691.90 crore in July-September quarter of this fiscal as against Rs 1,076.80 crore in the corresponding per

Sakthi Sugars posts Q2 net loss of Rs 36.47 cr

The company reported standalone net loss during the quarter stood at Rs 36.47 crore as compared to net loss of Rs 19.13 crore in the previous year quarter. Net revenue of the company declined moderately by 19.88 per cent at Rs 172.21 crore in July-September quarter of this fiscal as against Rs 214.93 crore in the corresponding period last year.

During July-September quarter, operating

Dilip Buildcon Q2 net profit zooms 1558.54% at Rs 115.60 cr

The company reported standalone net profit of Rs 115.60 crore for the quarter ended September 30, 2017 as compared to Rs 6.97 crore in the same period last year, registering a year-on-year growth of 1558.54 per cent. Net revenue of the company rose substantially by 72.75 per cent at Rs 1,581.79 crore in July-September quarter of this fiscal as against Rs 915.66 crore in the corresponding period

India Finsec Q2 net profit down 29.63% at Rs 0.76 cr

The company reported standalone net profit of Rs 0.76 crore for the quarter ended September 30, 2017 as compared to Rs 1.08 crore in the same period last year, registering a year-on-year decline of 29.63 per cent. Net revenue of the company declined substantially by 23.44 per cent at Rs 1.47 crore in July-September quarter of this fiscal as against Rs 1.92 crore in the corresponding period last

Asahi Songwon Colors Q2 net profit up 33.43% at Rs 9.38 cr

The company reported standalone net profit of Rs 9.38 crore for the quarter ended September 30, 2017 as compared to Rs 7.03 crore in the same period last year, registering a year-on-year growth of 33.43 per cent. Net revenue of the company declined marginally by 3.41 per cent at Rs 66.30 crore in July-September quarter of this fiscal as against Rs 68.64 crore in the corresponding period last ye

REIL Electricals Ind Q2 net profit down 12.07% at Rs 0.51 cr

The company reported standalone net profit of Rs 0.51 crore for the quarter ended September 30, 2017 as compared to Rs 0.58 crore in the same period last year, registering a year-on-year decline of 12.07 per cent. Net revenue of the company rose marginally by 3.24 per cent at Rs 4.46 crore in July-September quarter of this fiscal as against Rs 4.32 crore in the corresponding period last year.

Vedavaag Systems Q2 net profit down 28.04% at Rs 1.36 cr

The company reported standalone net profit of Rs 1.36 crore for the quarter ended September 30, 2017 as compared to Rs 1.89 crore in the same period last year, registering a year-on-year decline of 28.04 per cent. Net revenue of the company declined substantially by 21.31 per cent at Rs 11.08 crore in July-September quarter of this fiscal as against Rs 14.08 crore in the corresponding period la

Baid Leasing Q2 net profit jumps 41.59% at Rs 1.60 cr

The company reported standalone net profit of Rs 1.60 crore for the quarter ended September 30, 2017 as compared to Rs 1.13 crore in the same period last year, registering a year-on-year growth of 41.59 per cent. Net revenue of the company rose substantially by 36.73 per cent at Rs 9.79 crore in July-September quarter of this fiscal as against Rs 7.16 crore in the corresponding period last year

Authum Investment Q2 net profit zooms 315.07% at Rs 3.03 cr

The company reported standalone net profit of Rs 3.03 crore for the quarter ended September 30, 2017 as compared to Rs 0.73 crore in the same period last year, registering a year-on-year growth of 315.07 per cent. Net revenue of the company rose substantially by 42.19 per cent at Rs 64.47 crore in July-September quarter of this fiscal as against Rs 45.34 crore in the corresponding period last y

Kavita Fabrics Q2 net profit down 50.00% at Rs 0.01 cr

The company reported standalone net profit of Rs 0.01 crore for the quarter ended September 30, 2017 as compared to Rs 0.02 crore in the same period last year, registering a year-on-year decline of 50.00 per cent. Net revenue of the company declined moderately by 7.83 per cent at Rs 1.06 crore in July-September quarter of this fiscal as against Rs 1.15 crore in the corresponding period last yea

PTC India Financial Q2 net profit down 74.49% at Rs 21.66 cr

The company reported standalone net profit of Rs 21.66 crore for the quarter ended September 30, 2017 as compared to Rs 84.90 crore in the same period last year, registering a year-on-year decline of 74.49 per cent. Net revenue of the company declined moderately by 13.32 per cent at Rs 273.60 crore in July-September quarter of this fiscal as against Rs 315.64 crore in the corresponding period l

Fredun Pharma Q2 net profit up 33.33% at Rs 0.44 cr

The company reported standalone net profit of Rs 0.44 crore for the quarter ended September 30, 2017 as compared to Rs 0.33 crore in the same period last year, registering a year-on-year growth of 33.33 per cent. Net revenue of the company rose substantially by 45.45 per cent at Rs 15.04 crore in July-September quarter of this fiscal as against Rs 10.34 crore in the corresponding period last ye

Medi Caps Q2 net profit down 67.44% at Rs 0.14 cr

The company reported standalone net profit of Rs 0.14 crore for the quarter ended September 30, 2017 as compared to Rs 0.43 crore in the same period last year, registering a year-on-year decline of 67.44 per cent. Net revenue of the company rose moderately by 18.62 per cent at Rs 6.69 crore in July-September quarter of this fiscal as against Rs 5.64 crore in the corresponding period last year.<

A2Z Infra Engineer posts Q2 net loss of Rs 29.69 cr

The company reported standalone net loss during the quarter stood at Rs 29.69 crore as compared to net loss of Rs 16.65 crore in the previous year quarter. Net revenue of the company declined substantially by 53.51 per cent at Rs 69.44 crore in July-September quarter of this fiscal as against Rs 149.38 crore in the corresponding period last year. During July-September quarter, operating expense

Williamson Finan posts Q2 net loss of Rs 14.27 cr

The company reported standalone net loss during the quarter stood at Rs 14.27 crore as compared to net loss of Rs 2.37 crore in the previous year quarter. Net revenue of the company rose marginally by 3.07 per cent at Rs 7.72 crore in July-September quarter of this fiscal as against Rs 7.49 crore in the corresponding period last year.

During July-September quarter, operating expenses

Wipro partners First Book to provide books to needy kids

Wipro Limited, a leading global information technology company has said that it has partnered First Book to provide Five hundred Jefferson City area elementary students new backpacks with three new books each. First Book is a nonprofit social enterprise that has delivered more than 170 million books and educational resources to programs and schools with children in need. On November 8, Wipro vo

Havells India signs MoU with Hyundai Electric

Havells India Ltd has said that it has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with Hyundai Electric & Energy Systems Co., Ltd to mutually explore and supply low and medium voltage protection and switching devices at the Ulsan headquarters. Havells India Ltd is India’s leading company electrical products and luminaires with 43 branch offices and over 4000 professionals. Under the a

RSR Mills enters into JV with Armors Developers

The Rai Saheb Rekhchand Mohota Spg. & Wvg. Mills Limited / Mohota Industries Limited (RSR) has said that it has entered into joint venture agreement with Armors Developers Pvt. Ltd. or "Armors" for the multi-use development project with an estimated value of Rs. 90 crores out of its Rs. 1000 - Rs. 1200 crores land bank.

The project under "Mohota Realities and Infra&

India`s 10-year bond yield at over 13-month high as inflation disappoints

MUMBAI  - India's benchmark 10-year bond yield rose to its highest in over 13 months as higher-than-expected October inflation dashed rate cut expectations.

The 10-year bond yield went up as high as 7.01 percent, the highest since Sept. 29, 2016, after October inflation rose to 3.58 percent as food and fuel prices accelerated. The paper had closed at 6.97 per

United Bank of India osts Rs 344.83 crore net loss in Q2

State-run United Bank of India (UBI) on Monday reported a net loss of Rs 344.83 crore for the second quarter ended September 30 against a net profit of Rs 43.53 crore for the corresponding period a year ago.

Its operating profit fell to Rs 286 crore in the quarter under review, as against Rs 436.59 crore in the corresponding period last year.

The lender had posted a net loss

Global cues, macro-data subdue equity indices

Negative global cues, along with disappointing macro-inflation data points and rising crude oil prices subdued the key Indian equity indices during the mid-afternoon trade session on Tuesday.

According to market observers, heavy selling pressure was witnessed in capital goods, oil and gas, banking and IT stocks.

At 1.55 p.m., the barometer 30-scrip Sensitive Index (Sensex),