The benchmark BSE index down 0.72 percent and the broader NSE index 0.77 percent lower on profit-taking after marking their fourth consecutive record highs. Weak earnings by Maruti Suzuki, ICICI Bank, and cement makers such as ACC Ltd and Ambuja also weigh.
HANOI, April 25 - Vietnam's benchmark VN Index ended up 1.48 percent on Friday with PetroVietnam Gas shares leading the rise, but investors traded in caution, resulting in a low volume. PetroVietnam Gas, Vietnam's biggest listed firm, rose 4.86 percent to a record 97,000 dong ($4.6) per share. Technology firm FPT climbed 3.05 percent. The company's first quarter net profit was nearly unchanged, but revenue in the period jumped 30 percent from a year earlier, it said in a stat
FRANKFURT, April 25 - Bechtle AG : * Says earned over EUR20 m before taxes in the first quarter of 2014 * Says revenue from January to March rose about 14% reaching some EUR586 m
* Output in marine and offshore engineering +45.1 pct y/y
(Corrects current period as follows because of accounting period change) Apr 25 - Nippon Office Systems Limited CONSOLIDATED FINANCIAL HIGHLIGHTS (in billions of yen unless specified) 15 months ended Year ended Year to NEXT Mar 31, 2014 Dec 31, 2012 Mar 31, 2015 YEAR LATEST YEAR-AGO COMPANY COMPANY RESULTS RESULTS FORECAST H1 FOR
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