Oct 12 (Reuters) - India’s biggest software services exporter, Tata Consultancy Services Ltd (TCS), reported a two percent decline in second-quarter profit on Thursday hurt by higher expenses.
Net profit attributable to shareholders was 64.46 billion rupees ($990 million) in the three months to Sept. 30, TCS said in a stock exchange filing. bit.ly/2geOtPJ
Analysts on average had expected a profit of 63.06 billion rupees, Thomson Reuters data showed.
Income from operations rose 4.3 percent to 305.41 billion rupees.
$1 = 65.1175 Indian rupees Reporting by Tanvi Mehta in Bengaluru; editing by Jason Neely