Tata Steel swings into black; posts Rs 7,162 crore net profit in March quarter


NEW DELHI: Tata Steel on Wednesday posted a consolidated net profit of Rs 7,161.91 crore for the quarter ended March 2021, mainly on account of higher income. The company had reported a net loss of Rs 1,615.35 crore in the year ago quarter, Tata Steel said in a BSE filing.
During January-March 2021, the company’s total income jumped to Rs 50,249.59 crore from Rs 37,322.68 crore earlier.
Total expenses rose to Rs 40,052 crore from Rs 35,432.42 crore in the January-March period of 2019-20.
Shares of the company on Wednesday ended at Rs 1,068.95 apiece, up 0.46 per cent on BSE.