Market Close: Benchmark indices snapped the 3-day winning streak with Sensex slipping below 51,000, while Nifty manages to hold 15,000.
At close, the Sensex was down 487.43 points or 0.95% at 50,792.08, while Nifty was down 143.80 points or 0.95% at 15,031. About 1335 shares have advanced, 1626 shares declined, and 174 shares are unchanged.
Bajaj Auto, Hindalco, SBI Life Insurance, HDFC Life and Maruti Suzuki were among major losers on the Nifty, while gainers were BPCL, IOC, Power Grid Corporation, JSW Steel and Titan Company.
All the sectoral indices ended in the red. BSE Midcap index fell 0.4 percent, while Smallcap index ended flat.
News Source:- Moneycontrol