Stocks that made news today: Maruti Suzuki,Suzlon Energy and more

Maruti Suzuki shares rose over 2 per cent on Bombay Stock Exchange (BSE) after the company posted a robust sales figure for the month of July.

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With Asian stocks stumbling in early trade on Monday and the July auto sales figures out, here are the five stocks that are likely to remain in focus today:


  1. Hero MotoCorp: The country's largest two-wheeler maker reported 7.97 per cent decline in sales at 4,87,580 units in July. The company had sold 5,29,862 units in the same month last year. Shares of the company closed at Rs 2697.85 per share, up 0.87 per cent on BSE.
  2. HCL Technologies: India's fourth-largest software services firm on Monday reported a 2.8 per cent decline in its consolidated net profit at Rs 1,783 crore for the fourth quarter ended June 30, 2015. Shares of the firm closed at Rs 937.40, down by 5.94 per cent.
  3. Maruti Suzuki: Country's largest carmaker Maruti Suzuki India on Saturday reported 20.1 per cent rise in total sales in July at 1,21,712 units. The company said its domestic sales increased 22.5 per cent last month to 1,10,405 units, as against 90,093 units a in July last year. Shares of the company closed at Rs 4,429.60 per share, up by 2.29 per cent on BSE.
  4. Suzlon Energy: Wind turbine maker Suzlon Energy Ltd on Friday posted consolidated net profit of Rs 1,047.41 crore for the quarter ended on June 30. The company's total income was 2,627.71 crore in the quarter ended on June 30, 2015, compared to Rs 4,671.99 crore in the year ago period. The company said its consolidated net Debt (excluding Foreign currency convertible bonds) was down to Rs 7,010 crore from Rs 14,821 crore as of 31st March 2015. Shares of the company closed at Rs 24.45, up 2.55 per cent on BSE.