At close, the Sensex was down 13.50 points or 0.03% at 52372.69, and the Nifty was up 2.80 points or 0.02% at 15692.60. About 1889 shares have advanced, 1163 shares declined, and 149 shares are unchanged.
UltraTech Cement, Grasim Industries, Shree Cements, JSW Steel and SBI Life Insurance were the top gainers on the Nifty. However, top losers were Adani Ports, Bharti Airtel, BPCL, Tata Steel and Infosys.
On the sectoral front, realty index added 3.5 percent, while selling was seen in the IT, metal, oil & gas and power indices. BSE midcap and smallcap indices ended in the green.
News Source: MoneyControl