News: Hindustan Unilever Ltd (HLL.BO)
20 Dec 2013
Sat, Oct 26 2013
MUMBAI, Oct 26 - Sales growth at Hindustan Unilever slowed for the sixth straight quarter between July and September and India's largest consumer goods maker said weak consumer demand would continue to drag until well into next year.
MUMBAI, Oct 26 - Hindustan Unilever Ltd's second-quarter net profit rose 13.2 percent year-on-year, the Indian unit of Anglo-Dutch Unilever Plc said in a statement on Saturday.
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MUMBAI - Hindustan Unilever's aggressive advertising and discounts failed to lift sales volumes for the fifth consecutive quarter and India's largest consumer goods maker said the slowdown in growth may last until the end of the fiscal year.
* Slowdown in line with parent Unilever's expectations for emerging mkts weakness
MUMBAI, July 26 - Hindustan Unilever Ltd, the Indian unit of Anglo-Dutch Unilever Plc , beat market forecasts with a 20 percent increase in quarterly net profit, but its shares fell over 5 percent as sales volumes disappointed investors.
* Jain has 27 pct of EM fund in India, highest among peers
July 4 - Anglo-Dutch consumer goods company Unilever said it had acquired a little over two-thirds of Indian unit Hindustan Unilever following the close of a voluntary tender offer, falling short of its plan to raise its stake to as much as 75 percent.
LONDON, July 4 - Unilever PLC : * Shareholders of Hindustan Unilever tendered 319,699,278 shares during the