Mumbai: UCO Bank on Wednesday said its net profit for the second quarter ended September 30, 2012 fell by 55 percent year-on-year to Rs 103.71 crore.

Its net profit in July-September quarter in 2011 stood at Rs 230.75 crore, it said in a filing to the BSE.

The total income of the bank rose to Rs 4,408.55 crore in the second quarter of 2012-13 from Rs 3,730.79 crore in the same period a year earlier.

Income from retail banking increased to Rs 1,045.11 crore from Rs 668.79 crore. The non-performing assets (NPA) of the bank rose to 2.94 percent during the quarter from 2.11 percent in the year-ago period.

Shares of the bank were trading at Rs 74.80 apiece on the BSE in afternoon trade, up 1.56 percent from previous close.

(Agencies)

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