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DCW: On the road to recovery in 2QFY2000

Oct 29, 1999

Chemical company DCW Limited has recorded a net profit of Rs 10 m in the 2QFY2000, compared to Rs 32 m net loss declared during the same period in the previous year. Turnover also improved by 15% to Rs 1,100 m. DCW was the pioneer in branded atta (flour) in India. At onet time it owned the Captain Cook brand. It later sold it to an MNC.

The company's expenditure during the period was also up by 12% to Rs 819 m. Interest outgo however declined by 18% to Rs 64 m.

(Rs m) 2QFY2000 2QFY1999 Change
Net Sales 1,100 957 14.9%
Other Income 17 4 325.0%
Expenditure 819 734 11.6%
Interest 64 78 -17.9%
Depreciation 47 48 -2.1%
Profit before Tax 10 (32) -
Tax 0 0 -
Profit after Tax 10 (32) -
Net profit margin 0.9% -3.3%  

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