Market Close: Indian benchmark indices ended lower for the second day in a row with Nifty below 15,700.
At close, the Sensex was down 182.75 points or 0.35% at 52,386.19, and the Nifty was down 38.10 points or 0.24% at 15,689.80. About 1693 shares have advanced, 1252 shares declined, and 107 shares are unchanged.
Bajaj Auto, TCS, HDFC Bank, Wipro and Reliance Industries were the top losers on the Nifty. Top gainers were Tata Steel, Bajaj Finserv, Adani Ports, Bharti Airtel and JSW Steel.
On the sectoral front, metal and realty indices rose 2 percent each, while auto, IT, energy and bank indices ended in the red. BSE midcap and smallcap indices rose 0.4-0.6 percent.
News source:- Moneycontrol