Market Close: Benchmark indices ended on negative note after hitting record levels in the early trade on September 1.
At close, the Sensex was down 214.18 points or 0.37% at 57338.21, and the Nifty was down 55.90 points or 0.33% at 17076.30. About 1461 shares have advanced, 1637 shares declined, and 150 shares are unchanged.
Asian Paints, Tata Motors, SBI Life Insurance, Axis Bank and Nestle were the top Nifty gainers. M&M, Cipla, Tata Steel, Hindalco Industries and Bajaj Finserv were among the top losers.
Among sectors, metals and IT indices fell over 1 percent each, while capital goods, power and realty indices rose 1-5 percent. BSE midcap and smallcap indices ended in the green.
News Source:- Moneycontrol