Volume growth

The Street too punished the Asian Paints stock, which corrected nearly 2% intraday on Tuesday, ending the day down 0.76% at Rs1,167.70. Photo: Mint

Off-colour results from Asian Paints

2 min read . 24 Jan 2018
For HUL, the maker of Knorr Soup and Surf detergent, volume growth had shrunk 4% in the December quarter had 1% in the September quarter, compared to the same quarters a year ago. Photo: Pradeep Gaur/Mint
Nestle’s net sales rose by 8.7% in the March quarter, with exports rising by 0.6% and higher excise cutting into domestic sales growth. Photo: Mint
Copra prices and therefore loose coconut oil prices have been rising since December, but Marico Ltd hiked prices only in March. Graphic by Naveen Kumar  Saini/Mint

Marico’s inflationary tale

2 min read . 03 May 2017