Indian consumer goods company Bajaj Consumer Care reported an 18.30 percent decline in its consolidated net profit to Rs 46.50 crore for the second quarter ended in September 2021.
The company had clocked a net profit of Rs 56.92 crore for the July-September quarter a year ago, said Bajaj Consumer Care, a part of the Bajaj Group of Companies, in a regulatory filing.
Its revenue from the sale of goods was at Rs 213.22 crore, down 4.54 percent, during the period under review as against Rs 223.37 core of the corresponding quarter last year.
Total expenses of Bajaj Consumer Care, which operates mainly into the beauty care category, were at Rs 169.85 crore, up 2.11 percent in the second quarter of 2021-22.
Also, shares of Bajaj Consumer Care on Monday settled at Rs 235.35 on BSE, up 1.55 percent from the previous close.