Financial services company Baja Finance announced its April-June quarter results for the financial year 2021-22, reporting a net profit of Rs 842.9 crore on a standalone basis, compared to Rs 869.50 in the corresponding quarter of the previous fiscal, marking a decline of three per cent year-on-year. The company’s total revenue from operations in the first quarter of the current fiscal stood at Rs 5,915.90 crore, compared to Rs 5,900.63 crore in the year-ago period.
Bajaj Finance reported a six per cent rise to Rs 4,153 crore in net interest income – the difference between interest earned and interest expended, in the June quarter, despite its operations being affected due to the second wave of the COVID-19 pandemic. The non-bank lender reported a net interest income of Rs 3,917 crore in the same quarter last year.
On Tuesday, July 20, shares of Bajaj Finance settled 1.24 per cent lower at Rs 5,937.90 apiece on the BSE. Bajaj Finance opened don the BSE at Rs 6,013, inching to an intra day high of Rs 6,028.80 and an intra day low of Rs 5868.45, throughout the trading session today.