ICICI Bank shares jump nearly 5% after company reports standalone net profit of Rs 1,908 crore in Q1

  • ICICI Bank shares gained 4.62 percent to Rs 434.70 on the BSE

  • At the NSE, shares went up by 4.71 percent to Rs 435.35

  • The lender witnessed an improvement in asset quality as gross non-performing assets (NPAs) fell to 6.49 percent of the gross advances by the end of June 2019, from 8.81 percent a year ago

New Delhi: Shares of ICICI Bank on Monday jumped nearly 5 percent after the company reported a standalone net profit of Rs 1,908 crore for the first quarter ended 30 June.

The scrip gained 4.62 percent to Rs 434.70 on the BSE.

 ICICI Bank shares jump nearly 5% after company reports standalone net profit of Rs 1,908 crore in Q1

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At the NSE, shares went up by 4.71 percent to Rs 435.35.

The bank had posted a net loss of Rs 120 crore in the same quarter a year ago.

Total income on a standalone basis in the reported quarter rose to Rs 21,405.50 crore from Rs 18,574.17 crore a year earlier, the bank had said in a regulatory filing on Saturday.

The lender witnessed an improvement in asset quality as gross non-performing assets (NPAs) fell to 6.49 percent of the gross advances by the end of June 2019, from 8.81 percent a year ago.

Net NPAs were 1.77 percent, down from 4.19 percent a year ago.

Updated Date: Jul 29, 2019 13:02:50 IST