At the NSE, it slipped 3.34 percent to Rs 318.15. The stock was the biggest loser among Sensex and Nifty scrips. ITC on Friday reported a modest 3.65 percent increase in standalone net profit at Rs 2,361.18 crore for the fourth quarter ended March 31, 2015 owing to muted growth in cigarette business and decline in agri segment revenue.
    
The Kolkata—headquartered firm had posted a net profit of Rs 2,278.01 crore in the January-March quarter of 2013—14. Net sales rose marginally by 0.47 percent to Rs 9,188.25 crore in the quarter under review from Rs 9,145.14 crore in the year—ago period, ITC had said in a BSE filing.

Revenue from the total FMCG business including cigarettes increased by 6 percent to Rs 6,777.21 crore, from Rs 6,393.29 crore in the corresponding quarter in 2013-14.
    
During the quarter, revenue from cigarettes increased by 3.23 percent to Rs 4,210.7 crore, from Rs 4,078.78 crore in the corresponding quarter in 2013-14. Meanwhile, in the broader market, the BSE benchmark Sensex was trading at 27,827.17, down 130.33 points.

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