Britannia Industries Q2 net profit up 65.68 per cent at Rs 97.64 crore

Written by Press Trust of India | New Delhi | Updated: Nov 12 2013, 03:58am hrs
BritanniaBritannia Industries' overall expenses during the quarter stood at Rs 1,615.95
Britannia Industries today reported consolidated 65.68 per cent increase in consolidated net profit at Rs 97.64 crore for the second quarter ended September 30, 2013.

The company had posted a consolidated net profit of Rs 58.93 crore for the same period previous fiscal.

Company's net sales increased to Rs 1,740.48 crore in the

July-September quarter, up 12.82 per cent from Rs 1,542.67 crore during the same period last year, Britannia Industries said in a filing to the BSE.

Overall expenses during the quarter stood at Rs 1,615.95 crore, up 8.79 per cent as against Rs 1,485.27 crore in the corresponding quarter a year ago.

Britannia Industries' shares closed at Rs 747 apiece today at the BSE, up per cent from the previous close.