Hindustan Unilever Ltd (HLL.BO)
19 Dec 2014
|Market Cap (Mil.):||Rs1,633,564.00|
|Shares Outstanding (Mil.):||2,163.23|
MUMBAI - The BSE Sensex and Nifty edged up marginally on Thursday, led by buying in blue chips such as Infosys and Hindustan Unilever, while caution prevailed ahead of the release of economic growth data on Friday and the Reserve Bank of India's policy review due on Dec. 2.
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* ITC Ltd gains 1.7 pct, Hindustan Unilever Ltd is up 1.6 pct and Britannia Industries advances 2.5 pct. * Dabur India Ltd gains 2.1 pct, while Jubilant Foodworks Ltd adds 2 pct. * Falling inflation will lift consumer spending, while lower raw material costs will aid margins, traders say. * India's inflation dropped to a new multi-year low in October, helped by slower annual rises in food and fuel price. (firstname.lastname@example.org / email@example.com
* BSE index falls 0.37 pct; NSE ends 0.29 pct lower * DLF, Jindal Steel hit by regulatory worries * Defence equipment makers rally By Abhishek Vishnoi MUMBAI, Oct 27 - Indian shares fell on Monday, retreating from a more than one-month high hit earlier in the session as investors booked profits after recent strong gains, while consumer goods maker Hindustan Unilever slumped after it warned the country's consumer spending will remain weak in the near term. The decli
MUMBAI - Hindustan Unilever Ltd, controlled by consumer goods giant Unilever Plc , warned India's consumer spending will remain weak as the economy sags after its own profit rose 8 percent on robust sales of soaps and detergents.
MUMBAI, Oct 27 - Hindustan Unilever Ltd, controlled by consumer goods giant Unilever Plc , warned India's consumer spending will remain weak as the economy sags after its own profit rose 8 percent on robust sales of soaps and detergents.
MUMBAI, Oct 27 - Hindustan Unilever Ltd, the Indian unit of consumer goods giant Unilever Plc , said second-quarter net profit grew 8 percent, in line with estimates as sales remained robust despite the country's slower economic growth.
Reuters Market Eye - Hindustan Unilever Ltd (HUL) falls 2 percent.
* Hindustan Unilever Ltd (HUL) falls 2 percent. * Morgan Stanley downgrades to "underweight" from "equalweight." * Cites "lofty" valuations despite "weak" earnings growth. * HUL trades at 37.6 times 12-month forward earnings compared with 35 times for peers, Thomson Reuters data shows. * Morgan Stanley says ITC is its top pick in the Indian consumer goods sector. (firstname.lastname@example.org / email@example.com)
MUMBAI - Hindustan Unilever Ltd (HUL) sees no immediate sign of recovery in demand for consumer goods after a transport strike last year helped sales volume in April-June outgrow estimates for the first time in eight quarters.