At close of the trade, ITC's market valuation stood at Rs 3,44,283.16 crore - which is Rs 2,525.71 crore more than HUL's Rs 3,41,757.45 crore valuation on the BSE.
Hulot will decide whether or not he remains a govt minister, and did not exclude leaving if there is no clear govt pledge to environmentally-friendly policies.
FMCG major Hindustan Unilever Ltd (HUL) today reported 14.2 percent increase in its standalone net profit to Rs 1,351 crore for the fourth quarter ended March 31, mainly on the back of volume growth.
Advertising sector watchdog ASCI upheld complaints against 193 misleading advertisements in February, including those of Hindustan Unilever (HUL), Himalaya Drug Company, Ola, Vodafone, among others.
The broader NSE Nifty was up 0.16 percent at 10,565.10 as of 0554 GMT, on track to post its longest winning run since late Jan 2015.
Eight of the 10 most valued Indian companies together added Rs 836.72 bn to their market valuation for last week, with TCS leading the pack.
The 30-share Sensex gained 60 points to 33,940.44, while the broader NSE Nifty finished at 10,417.15, up 14.90 points.
The combined market valuation of 8 of 10 most valued Indian companies plummeted by Rs 67,153.81 crore last week, with the benchmark BSE Sensecx tanking over 2 percent.
The combined market valuation of five of the 10 most valued companies fell by Rs 38,724.25 crore last week, with SBI being the worst hit.
Shares of Nestle India today surged over 5% on bourses after the company reported a 60 per cent jump in its fourth quarter net profit had crossed Rs 10,000-cr.
Bags EPC packages of Purvanchal Expressway in Uttar pradesh of Rs 1738 Cr
Approved buyback of 29 Lk shares amounting Rs 200.2 Cr
Tamil Nadu Pollution Control Board ordered disconnection of electricity
Disconnection is applicable for copper smelter unit-I at Thoothukudi district
Order requires closure of unit with immediate effect
Thoothukudi copper smelter unit has not been operating since Mar 27
Launched Silver Options, Total Traded Contract Value at Rs 34.36 Cr
Option Positions are physically settled & are European Style Options
Enters into merger talks with NSE For Universal Exchange Framework: Business Standard Reports
R Damani sells 0.8% Stake at Rs 1360.2/Sh
Deal Value at Rs 643 Cr