Corporate Earnings: Top gainers and losers in Q2 results announced today
Corporate Earnings: Top gainers and losers in Q2 results announced today

The major gainers and losers announcing corporate earnings on Friday:

Bihar bans 11 noodle brands; ITC, HUL and Glaxo among them

One of the 11 brands also contains lead over permissible limit, Bihar Food Safety Commissioner Anand Kishor said.

ITC eyes Rs 1 lakh cr revenue from FMCG business by 2030

"We will enter anything and everything that can be classified as FMCG over a period of time," Deveshwar told shareholders at the company's AGM here.

ITC to soon foray into dairy business

"Dairy products are on the anvil," he said, during the company`s Annual General Meeting. 

ITC shares gain 4%; add Rs 9,600 crore in m-cap post Q1 earnings

Shares of ITC on Thursday rose by 4 percent, adding Rs 9,600 crore to the company's market valuation, after the firm posted 3.61 percent rise in net profit for the first quarter ended June, 2015.

MLS club Montreal Impact rope in Didier Drogba
MLS club Montreal Impact rope in Didier Drogba

Canadian football club Montreal Impact who play in Major League Soccer (MLS) have announced the signing of Didier Drogba, in a trade with Chicago Fire.

Ambani gets 205-times of median pay; ITC's Deveshwar 439-times

Billionaire industrialist and India's richest Mukesh Ambani has not taken a pay hike for seven years, but his salary is over 205-times that of the median employee remuneration at Reliance Industries Ltd (RIL).

ITC's investment wing Russell Credit acquires BFIL Finance

The investment firm has acquired BFIL's entire share capital of Rs 20 crore, the conglomerate said in a filing to BSE. ITC shares today settled 1.37 percent up at Rs 314.55 apiece on the BSE.

ITC to remove "no added MSG" disclaimer from 'Yippee' noodles

According to the company, under the Food Safety Standards Act, if a manufacturer adds MSG (Monosodium glutamate) in its product, then only the quantum of MSG has to be declared.

ITC Q4 net up 3.65% at Rs 2,361.18 crore

Net sales rose marginally by 0.47 percent to Rs 9,188.25 crore in the quarter under review from Rs 9,145.14 crore in the year-ago period, ITC said in a BSE filing.

Microsoft phones infringe patents: U.S. International Trade Commission judge

Microsoft Corp lost a round in a potentially costly patent battle when a U.S. International Trade Commission judge on Monday found that the software giant used InterDigital Inc`s technology in its mobile phones without permission.

ITC to hike cigarette prices by up to 15%

Leading conglomerate ITC will soon increase prices of cigarette brands like Classic and Gold Flake Kings by up to 15 per cent per pack following the hike in excise duty on cigarettes in the Budget 2015-16.

Asian firms challenge Apple with snazzy new smartphones

Several big Asian phone companies launched new high-end smartphones and other wireless gizmos on today, hoping to challenge US giant Apple in a big year for wireless gadgets.

ITC to acquire J&J's Savlon and Shower To Shower brands

FMCG major ITC has entered into an agreement with Johnson & Johnson to acquire its brands, 'Savlon' and 'Shower To Shower', in India.

ITC shares down over 5%; mcap dips Rs 14,871 cr post results

Shares of FMCG giant ITC Wednesday slumped over 5 percent, eroding Rs 14,871 crore in market valuation, after the company's December quarter earnings failed to enthuse investors.

ITC Q3 Net up over 10% at Rs 2,635 crore

Diversified conglomerate ITC on Wednesday reported a 10.47 per cent rise in its net profit at Rs 2,635 crore for the third quarter ended December 31, 2014.

Extending full co-operation with investigation process: ITC

After one its employees was arrested for allegedly being the handler of the pro-Islamic State (IS) twitter account, ITC on Saturday said it is extending full cooperation with the investigating agencies.

Nifty hits new peak in intra-day trade; ITC lights up

Buoyant overseas sentiment and expectation of further reforms steered the benchmark Nifty to conquer a new lifetime high in intra-day trade on the National Stock Exchange (NSE) Thursday.

Sensex rebounds 120 points; Nifty hits new peak

Shares of ITC, which carries the biggest weight in 30-share Sensex, rose by 5.44 percent on hopes that a proposal to ban sale of loose cigarettes will be put on hold.

Nifty drops after hitting new high, ITC tanks 5%

Shares retreated on hectic profit -booking and new SEBI norms on P-Notes after hitting fresh highs as the benchmark Nifty logged its biggest single day drop in six weeks and settled below the 8,500 mark on National Stock Exchange (NSE) Tuesday.