Mumbai: Tata Power Company today announced a
net profit of Rs 182.19 crore in the second quarter ended
September 30, 2009, down 28 per cent over the corresponding
period a year ago.
Total income of the Tata Group firm decreased to Rs
1,721.09 crore in the quarter under review from Rs 1,958.88
crore during the same period previous year, Tata Power said in
a filing with the Bombay Stock Exchange.
However, for the six-month period ended September 30, its
net profit rose of Rs 579.15 crore from Rs 415.48 crore in the
same period a year ago.
Total income declined to Rs 3,736.71 crore in the
six-month period under review from Rs 3,985.01 crore during
the same period last fiscal.
Shares of the company closed at Rs 1,404.70, up 0.48 per
cent from the previous close on the BSE.