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Hindustan Unilever Ltd (HLL.BO)

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21 Jul 2017
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India's Hindustan Unilever June qtr profit up about 9 pct
Tuesday, 18 Jul 2017 06:09am EDT 

July 18 (Reuters) - Hindustan Unilever Ltd :June quarter net profit 12.83 billion rupees versus profit of 11.74 billion rupees last year.Consensus forecast for June quarter net profit was 11.74 billion rupees.June quarter total income 93.35 billion rupees versus 89.10 billion rupees last year.Says "remain positive on medium term outlook for industry".Says in quarter stock pipelines remained low and varied across categories.Says water business witnessed a muted quarter due to lower trade purchases, destocking before GST implementation.  Full Article

India's Hindustan Unilever March-qtr profit rises 6.2 pct
Wednesday, 17 May 2017 06:28am EDT 

May 17 (Reuters) - Hindustan Unilever Ltd ::Says recommended a final dividend of inr 10 per share.March quarter net profit 11.83 billion rupees.March quarter total income 89.69 billion rupees.Net profit in March quarter last year was 11.14 billion rupees as per IND-AS; total income was 84.30 billion rupees.Consensus forecast for March quarter net profit was 10.80 billion rupees.Says with gradual improvement in market conditions, co remains optimistic about medium term outlook for sector.Says domestic consumer business grew at 8 percent with underlying volume growth at 4 percent in quarter.  Full Article

Hindustan Unilever unit Pond's Exports signs deal with Hindustan Foods
Friday, 16 Dec 2016 12:49am EST 

Hindustan Unilever Ltd : Hindustan Unilever Ltd says signing of agreement by Pond's Exports Ltd .Hindustan Unilever Ltd says agreement with Hindustan Foods for sale of movable assets and inventory with respect to leather business of PEL.  Full Article

Hindustan Unilever Sept-qtr profit up about 12 pct
Wednesday, 26 Oct 2016 06:20am EDT 

Hindustan Unilever Ltd : Sept quarter net profit 10.96 billion rupees . Sept quarter total income from operations 84.80 billion rupees . Says declared interim dividend of INR 7 per share . Net profit in sept quarter last year was 9.82 billion rupees as per Ind-AS; total income from operations was 83.49 billion rupees . Says domestic consumer business grew at 2 percent during quarter . With a good monsoon, expect gradual improvement in market demand and remain positive on mid-long term outlook for the industry .Pepsodent started recovering post relaunch.  Full Article

Hindustan Unilever says completed sale of two brands to LT Foods Middle East DMMC
Friday, 22 Jul 2016 12:51am EDT 

Hindustan Unilever Ltd : Completed sale of brands "Gold Seal Indus Valley" and "Rozana", to LT Foods Middle East DMMC, a group company of LT Foods India Limited .  Full Article

Hindustan Unilever approved divestment of shareholding in Kimberly-Clark lever to Kimberly-Clark
Monday, 18 Jul 2016 05:54am EDT 

Hindustan Unilever Ltd : Board approved divestment of shareholding in Kimberly-Clark lever to its JV partner Kimberly-Clark corp . To set up new manufacturing unit in assam with proposed investment of about inr 10 billion . Both HUL, KCC will work together to define terms and future operating model for business . New Assam unit will augment production capacity of personal care products .  Full Article

Hindustan Unilever June-qtr profit rises
Monday, 18 Jul 2016 05:53am EDT 

Hindustan Unilever Ltd : June-quarter net profit 11.74 billion rupees; June-quarter net sales from operations 79.88 billion rupees . Consensus forecast for June-quarter net profit was 11.53 billion rupees .  Full Article

Hindustan Unilever recommended final dividend of INR 9.50 per share
Monday, 9 May 2016 05:06am EDT 

Hindustan Unilever Ltd : Recommended final dividend of inr 9.50 per share .  Full Article

Hindustan Unilever March-quarter net profit rises
Monday, 9 May 2016 05:06am EDT 

Hindustan Unilever Ltd : Says March-quarter net profit 10.90 billion rupees ;March-quarter net sales from operations 78.09 billion rupees . Consensus forecast for March-quarter net profit was 10.12 billion rupees .  Full Article

Hindustan Unilever Ltd - Kodaikanal mercury poisoning: HUL, ex-staff sign settlement - The Hindu
Wednesday, 9 Mar 2016 07:00pm EST 

Hindustan Unilever Ltd:Hindustan Unilever Limited (HUL) has finally entered into a settlement to provide “undisclosed” ex-gratia amount to the victims consisting of future health care benefits - The Hindu.The company was facing a ‘class action litigation’ moved by the former workers of its thermometer factory at Kodaikanal who were allegedly exposed to toxic mercury vapour during their employment.Claiming the settlement as historical, the association’s counsel R. Vaigai said, “This is the first ever class action litigation moved by industrial workers against occupational health exposure.”.Highlighting the significance of the case, she said, “We have approached the court through a writ petition invoking Article 21, seeking the Central and the State governments to protect the life and personal liberty of the workers.We have not moved a plea for compensation/ damages.”.According to a joint statement issued by the HUL and the employees association, the settlement has been entered into on humanitarian considerations to put an end to the long-standing matter pending before the court for several years, in view of the suggestion of the Madras High Court.“We have worked hard over many years to address this and find the right solution for our former workers. We, alongside all involved, are glad to see an outcome to this long-standing case.The wellbeing of our employees and the communities in which we operate has and will always remain paramount.  Full Article

Indian shares rise as drugmakers, consumer stocks gain

July 19 Indian shares rose on Wednesday, with drugmaker Aurobindo Pharma Ltd up on hopes of higher U.S. sales and consumer staple Hindustan Unilever hitting a record high after its June-quarter profit beat expectations.