New Delhi: Shares of drug major Cipla rose over 6 per cent after the company reported 23.63 per cent rise in consolidated net profit for the first quarter ended June 30.
After opening the trade on a positive note, the stock further gained 6 per cent to Rs 575.40 on BSE.
At NSE, shares of the company jumped 6.39 per cent to Rs 576.
The company had posted a net profit of Rs 343.70 crore for the corresponding period of the previous fiscal, Cipla said in a BSE filing.
Consolidated total income from operations stood at Rs 3,525.05 crore for the quarter under consideration as against Rs 3,650.03 crore for the same period a year ago.