Kraft quarterly results could make a case to Cadbury

Kraft Foods Inc will need to show progress in cutting costs and improving organic revenue when it reports earnings on Tuesday, in a bid to convince Cadbury shareholders it is a viable deal partner.

BHEL Q2 profit rises 39% to Rs 857.88 cr

State-run Bharat Heavy Electricals
Ltd (BHEL) on Friday reported a 39 per cent rise in its net profit
to Rs 857.88 crore for the second quarter ended September 30.

HCL Tech Q4 profit at Rs 193 cr; FY`09 net up 25%

Software exporter HCL Technologies on Tuesday reported a standalone net profit of Rs 192.94 crore for the quarter ended June 30, 2009, while it had a net loss of Rs 13.54 crore in the corresponding period previous fiscal.

SNC-Lavalin posts $80-million profit in Q2

Canada`s SNC-Lavalin, which is at the centre of the alleged Rs 300-crore (USD 60 mn) bribery scandal in Kerala, has reported a higher profit of USD 80 million for the second quarter.

Toyota post Q1 loss, lifts cautious forecasts

Toyota Motor Corp reported its third straight quarterly loss but lifted its bearish forecast to call for a smaller loss this year as deep cost reductions help make up for some of the slump in global vehicle sales.

Spicejet Q1 net profit at Rs 26.34 cr

Low cost airline SpiceJet on Tuesday reported a net profit of Rs 26.34 crore in the first quarter ended June 30, 2009.

Tata Motors Q1 Net soars over 57% to Rs 513.76 cr

Auto major Tata Motors on Monday reported 57.54 percent jump in net profit at Rs 513.76 crore for the quarter ended June 30 over the same period last year.

Central Bank of India Q1 net up 4-fold at Rs 267 cr

State-run Central Bank of India on Monday reported over 4-fold growth in net profit at Rs 266.80 crore for the first quarter ended June 30, 2009.

Volvo Q2 loss worse than expected

World number two truck maker Volvo posted a deeper-than-expected second-quarter operating loss on Tuesday and stood by its forecast of sharp declines in its main markets this year.