GlaxoSmithKline Consumer Healthcare Ltd has reported 9.09 per cent increase in standalone net profit at Rs. 160.29 crore for the second quarter ended September 30, 2014.
The company had reported net profit of Rs. 146.93 crore in the same quarter a year ago.
GlaxoSmithKline Consumer Healthcare’s net sales went up by 10.56 per cent to Rs. 1,074.66 crore in the quarter under review as against Rs. 971.94 crore in the corresponding period last year, the company said in a BSE filing.
Overall expenses of the company in the quarter were at Rs. 930.02 crore, a rise of 11.56 per cent. Expenses stood at Rs. 833.63 crore in the corresponding period last year.