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Consumer firms brave slowdown in September quarter, face headwinds in December quarter

New Delhi, Nov. 15 -- While consumer sales were lifted by a long festive season and rural growth last year, FMCG companies have not had much to celebrate this quarter. Shaky consumer sentiment and the... Read More


Sun Pharmaceutical gets a domestic boost in Sep quarter, but it's too early to rejoice

New Delhi, Nov. 15 -- Sun Pharmaceutical Industries Ltd's second quarter figures have outrun estimates, showing that the firm is getting back on the recovery path. Overall, Q2 revenues were about 16.... Read More


Apollo Hospitals in consolidation mode as Q2 numbers match Street's expectations

Mumbai, Nov. 15 -- Apollo Hospital Enterprises Ltd's financial performance has been improving, with September quarter numbers largely matching what the Street had pencilled in. Its shares, though, tra... Read More


Aurobindo takes a knock on US FDA issues, overhang could persist

New Delhi, Nov. 14 -- Shares of pharmaceutical companies have had it tough recently following rising incidence of warning letters from the US Food and Drug Administration (US FDA). Aurobindo Pharma Lt... Read More


Lupin gets a health boost post Kyowa stake sale, operating metric gains may be marginal

Mumbai, Nov. 13 -- Lupin Ltd's stake sale in its Japanese subsidiary Kyowa Pharma has provided a dose of optimism to investors. The sale is expected to free-up capital that will enable the company to ... Read More


Indian Hotels' asset-light strategy is paying off as Q2 performance improves

Mumbai, Nov. 13 -- Indian Hotels Ltd's second quarter revenue growth was steady with better-than-average revenue per available room. That seems to be driving investors to check-in into the stock, whic... Read More


Hindalco's domestic numbers drag Q2, but Novelis adds a bit of gloss

New Delhi, Nov. 12 -- The market could be relieved that the US aluminium market may have gained from the trade war, though domestically, things are getting seemingly worse. Hindalco Industries Ltd's ... Read More


Slower volume growth and high valuation may be a hangover for UBL shareholders

Mumbai, Nov. 11 -- Investors in United Breweries Ltd have not had much to lift their spirits this year. High costs dragged down profit 30.4% year-on-year in Q2FY20. UBL's shares were trading down arou... Read More


Consumer firms brave slowdown in Q2, face more headwinds in Q3

New Delhi, Nov. 11 -- While consumer sales were lifted by a long festive season and rural growth last year, FMCG companies have not had much to celebrate this quarter. Shaky consumer sentiment and the... Read More


Dr Reddy's earnings in Sep quarter buoyed by one-offs, but pricing concerns weigh on stock

New Delhi, Nov. 8 -- Dr Reddy's Laboratories Ltd's better-than-estimated second-quarter earnings have not generated much buzz. That's because profit got a boost from a one-off income from the sale of ... Read More