Live news , top stories, corporate news, company news, sector news, economy news, results analysis news, ceo interviews, fund manager interview, advisor interview, market news, bazaar talk, hot stocks news, ipo news, commodities news, mutual fund news, insurance news, news wire
22 May, 2018 09:59 IST
Sensex ends 407 points lower; Nifty settles at 10,454
Source: IRIS | 09 Feb, 2018, 04.03PM
Comments  |  Post Comment

Indian equities ended lower on Friday erasing earlier gains. Both Sensex and Nifty traded below 1-month low. At the close, the benchmark 30-share index, BSE Sensex lost 407.40 or 1.18% at 34,005.76 with 23 components posting drop. Meanwhile, the broad based NSE Nifty went down by 121.90 or 1.15% at 10,454.95 with 35 components posting drop.

Major losers in the 30-share index were ICICI Bank (2.33%), Housing Development Finance Corporation (2.13%), Infosys (2.01%), Kotak Mahindra Bank (1.81%), Bharti Airtel (1.80%), and State Bank Of India (1.68%).

On the other hand, Tata Steel (1.83%), Dr Reddy'S Laboratories (0.73%), Asian Paints (0.67%), Hindustan Unilever (0.57%), and Tata Consultancy Services (0.20%) were the biggest gainers in the Sensex.

Market breadth was negative with 1,327 advances against 1,205 declines.

Fortis Healthcare topped the value chart on the BSE with a turnover of Rs. 1,436.16 million. It was followed by HDFC FMP - 1132 D - February 2016 (1) - Series 35 - Direct Plan - Growth (Rs. 981.00 million), Wipro (Rs. 940.90 million) and Tata Steel (Rs. 785.30 million).

The volume chart was led by HDFC FMP - 1132 D - February 2016 (1) - Series 35 - Direct Plan - Growth with trades of over 100.00 million shares. It was followed by Electrosteel Steels (25.16 million), Uttam Value Steels (24.76 million) and Kotak FMP Series 131 - Regular Plan - Growth (15.00 million).

Comments Post comment 
 Post Comment
Name Email
Comment
Security Code type    into this box
Related Articles
Petronet LNG quarterly net up 11.02% - 22-May-2018 09:57
Wipro Gallagher Solutions launches NetOxygen Saas for Loan Origination - 22-May-2018 09:41
Glenmark submits Ryaltris NDA application to USFDA - 22-May-2018 09:38
L&T Construction wins orders worth Rs 40.33 bn - 22-May-2018 09:33
Ind-Ra downgrades Reliance Infra and its NCDs to 'BBB+' - 21-May-2018 15:31
UltraTech to acquire demerged cement division of Century Textiles - 21-May-2018 10:38
Thermax to acquire stake of Babcock & Wilcox in JV - 21-May-2018 10:29
L&T Hydrocarbon wins two contracts for fertilizer plants - 21-May-2018 10:24
Glenmark Pharma gets nod for Colesevelam HCl tablets - 21-May-2018 10:00
Home  |   Shares  |   F&O  |   Mutual Funds  |   Loans  |   Insurance  |   News Centre
Wealth Tracker  |   Newsletters  |   Tax Corner  |   NRI Centre  |   Advertise
© All rights reserved. IRIS Business Services Limited
A Disclaimer