Here’s a list of stocks that maybe in news on Friday:

Kotak Mahindra Bank: The private sector lender will withdraw its writ petition against the RBI after a climbdown from the central bank on promoter shareholding caps. The RBI has in-principle accepted promoters voting rights in the bank to be capped to 20% of paid-up voting equity share capital until March 31, 2020.

Yes Bank: The private sector lender sold 15,66,909 equity shares, constituting 2.68 % of the paid-up share capital of SICAL Logistics Ltd in various tranches. Post sale, the shareholding of Yes Bank in SICAL Logistics has come down to 5.49%.

Bajaj Auto: Beating street estimates, the two-wheeler major reported 15% jump in net profit to 1,262 crore for the quarter ended December 31, driven by an improved operating margin. Also, Rahul Bajaj, will step down as the chairman and whole-time director of the company on 1 April.

Tata Motors: The auto major on Thursday posted a consolidated net profit of 1,755.88 crore for the third quarter ended December 31, 2019. Tata Motors Ltd had reported a net loss of 26,960.8 crore during the October -December period of 2018-19.

Dabur India: Fast moving consumer goods company Dabur India Ltd posted a 8.62% jump in consolidated net profit for the quarter ended December 31, at 398.87 crore up from 367.21 crore it posted in the year ago period.

Marico: Homegrown FMCG major Marico Ltd reported 11% year-on-year growth in its consolidated net profit at 272 crore for the third quarter ended December 31, 2019, aided by growth in international business.

Colgate-Palmolive: Fast moving consumer goods (FMCG) firm Colgate-Palmolive (India) Ltd posted a marginal increase of 3.6% in its net profit to 199.10 crore on the back of moderate sales during the quarter. Volume growth of the company, however, slipped to 2.3% as against 4% seen in the September quarter.

Bharti Infratel: Telecom infra firm Bharti Infratel reported a 23% on year rise in net profit at 799 crore for the third quarter this fiscal, owing to improved net additions in towers and co-locations.

IL&FS Transportation Network: The company has defaulted on interest payments worth over 3.5 crore on its Non-Convertible Debentures, It said in a filing with the exchanges.

Earnings: Hindustan Unilever, ITC, Vedanta will announce their earnings for the third quarter ended 31 December today.

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