TABLE-India's BHEL Q1 net up 12 percent, beats forecast

Thu Jul 26, 2012 2:51am EDT

MUMBAI, July 26 (Reuters) - Three months ended June 30.   
    (Versus the same period a year earlier, in billion rupees  
unless stated)   
    Net profit          9.2    vs      8.2   
    Net sales          83.3    vs     71.2 
    NOTES: State-run Bharat Heavy Electricals Ltd is
India's top power equipment maker.
    I/B/E/S estimates had forecast stand-alone net profit of 
8.33 billion rupees on net sales of 80.45 billion rupees.
    At the end of June, the company had an outstanding order
book of 1.33 trillion rupees.

 (Reporting by Ketan Bondre; Editing by Prateek Chatterjee)