Mumbai: Public sector lender Bank of Baroda on Monday reported a jump of 85 percent in its net profit for the first quarter ended June 30 to Rs 685.38 crore, over the same period a year ago.
The bank had a net profit of Rs 370.86 crore during the June quarter last financial year (2008-09), the bank said in a filing to the Bombay Stock Exchange (BSE).
Total income also rose to Rs 4,735.15 crore during the April-June quarter of current fiscal (2009-10) from Rs 3,806.37 crore of the corresponding period a year earlier.
During the quarter, it earned an interest of Rs 4,032.11 crore, up over 22 percent compared to Rs 3,293.82 crore of the corresponding quarter last year.
Shares of Bank of Baroda were trading at Rs 427.60, down 1.29 percent from its previous close in the afternoon trade on the BSE.