Feb 04, 2012 03:07 PM IST
India's largest fast moving consumer goods company Hindustan Unilever is expected to report a robust set of numbers for October-December, helped by staggered price hikes across its categories. The company reports third quarter results on Monday.
- Feb 02, 2012 12:53 PM IST
Naina Lal Kidwai, country head for India and director at HSBC Asia Pacific tells CNBC-TV18 that the rising PMI number indicates the possibility of a likely uplift in corporate performance.
- Jan 06, 2012 08:02 PM IST
In the backdrop of a perceptible slowdown in macro-environment, India Inc faces another tough quarter as Q3FY12 results estimates point to a tepid 3.3% PAT growth for Sensex companies.
- Dec 30, 2011 02:38 PM IST
FMCG stocks have been long considered as a defensive investment bet when the overall markets are in turmoil. The sector played its role to perfection in 2011. While the broader Nifty index has slipped 24% from its close on Dec 31, 2010, the CNX FMCG index is up 9%.
- Aug 01, 2011 06:55 PM IST
Big corporates, which performed better than MSMEs financially, are worried about the second half of the current financial year, according to the Assocham Bizcon survey released today.
- Jun 24, 2011 03:57 PM IST
Indian consumer goods firms, already struggling with mounting raw material prices, are increasingly under pressure to manage rising packaging costs that threaten to hurt wafer-thin margins in a highly competitive market.
- Jun 22, 2011 08:55 PM IST
US industrial and consumer goods conglomerate 3M Co's Indian unit expects revenue growth of 28 to 30% in 2011 as it expands into smaller towns and plans to step up hiring in the country, a company executive said.
- Apr 04, 2011 01:13 PM IST
Consumer credit is a scheme to receive goods and services today in lieu of the payments made in future.
- Mar 28, 2011 05:32 PM IST
Consumer goods giant Unilever Plc became the first European company to tap the growing offshore yuan market by raising USD 46 million, amid signs of a pickup in issuance activity after a slow start to the year.
- Mar 07, 2011 07:18 PM IST
China wants its firms to buy top global brands as a short cut to improving their reputations, the commerce minister said on Monday, one of the clearest messages of official support yet for a strategy of high-profile foreign acquisitions.
- Feb 09, 2011 03:23 PM IST
British group Reckitt Benckiser said it aimed to outperform a consumer goods industry coping with rising input costs and tough economies this year, when posting fourth-quarter earnings that missed forecasts.