Market Close: Benchmark indices ended first day of the October series on negative note with Nifty slipped below 11,550.
At close, the Sensex was down 167.17 points at 38,822.57, while Nifty was down 58.70 points at 11,512.50. About 975 shares have advanced, 1519 shares declined, and 147 shares are unchanged.
Bharti Airtel, Bajaj Finance, ITC, Bajaj Finserv and Kotak Mahindra Bank were among major gainers on the Nifty, while losers were Vedanta, IndusInd Bank, Yes Bank, Zee Entertainment and Tata Steel.
All the sectoral indices ended lower led by the metal, auto, pharma, energy, infra, bank, and IT. BSE Midcap and smallcap also ended lower.
News Source: moneycontrol