Market Close: Benchmark indices ended on negative note for the second consecutive session on November 17 amid selling seen in the realty, oil & gas, pharma names.
At close, the Sensex was down 314.04 points or 0.52% at 60,008.33, and the Nifty was down 100.50 points or 0.56% at 17,898.70. About 1382 shares have advanced, 1758 shares declined, and 95 shares are unchanged.
UPL, Reliance Industries, Axis Bank, Britannia Industries and IOC were among the major Nifty losers. Gainers included SBI Life Insurance, Asian Paints, Maruti Suzuki, Tata Motors and Power Grid.
The realty, oil & gas, pharma indices lost 1 percent each, while selling was also seen in the metal, capital goods, and banking names. The BSE midcap index was down 0.2 percent, while the smallcap index ended on flat note.
News Source:- MoneyControl