ITC Ltd (ITC.BO)
July 18 India's benchmark BSE index fell 1.1 percent, posting its biggest daily percentage drop this year and retreating from a record high in the previous session, as ITC Ltd slumped after the government raised a special duty on cigarettes.
July 18 Indian shares fell on Tuesday from record highs hit in the previous session as the country's biggest cigarette maker and index heavyweight ITC Ltd plunged after the federal government increased tax on cigarettes.
July 3 Indian shares rose nearly 1 percent on Monday, heading for a third straight session of gains as consumer goods makers such as ITC Ltd surged on hopes the newly implemented goods and services tax (GST) would reduce retail prices and boost sales.
May 26 Diversified consumer company ITC Ltd posted a 12 percent growth in March-quarter profit as its biggest segment, cigarettes, witnessed growth in sales.
* Consensus forecast for March quarter net profit was 27.06 billion rupees
* ITC Ltd consensus forecast for March quarter net profit was 27.06 billion rupees
May 22 Indian shares edged higher on Monday, with consumer stocks such as ITC Ltd leading, as investor sentiment got a boost after the government last week finalised rates for the upcoming goods and services tax.
BRIEF-ITC approves alteration of objects clause of memorandum of association to include "Healthcare"
* Says approved alteration of objects clause of memorandum of association of co to include "Healthcare" Source text: (http://bit.ly/2mzwyAg) Further company coverage:
MUMBAI/NEW DELHI India has sold a 2 percent stake in consumer goods and cigarettes maker ITC Ltd, raising about 67 billion rupees ($995 million) for the government, three sources with direct knowledge of the deal said on Tuesday.
* SUUTI sells 2 pct stake in ITC at 275.85 rupees/shr -source