The company recorded an exceptional gain net of Rs 407 crore including profit on sale of surplus properties in Q3FY15.
Net sales during the quarter under review grew by 7.7% at Rs 7,579 crore against Rs 7,038 crore in the corresponding quarter of previous fiscal, HUL said in a statement.
The company has reported volume growth of 3% in December quarter as 5% growth recorded in September quarter. It had underlying volume growth of 4% in December 2013 quarter.
Shares of HUL hit a record high of Rs 947 on NSE in early morning trade but hit a day low of Rs 888.25 before closing 5.27% lower at Rs 892.80. In the past ten trading sessions, the stock rallied 25% from Rs 756 on January 2, 2015 as compared to less than 2% gain in benchmark CNX Nifty.