Closing update: Market benchmarks the Sensex and the Nifty ended flat after a choppy trade. Sensex closed 19 points, or 0.04 percent, lower at 53,140.06 while the Nifty finished flat at 15,923.40.
BSE Midcap and samallcap indices closed 0.45 percent and 0.38 percent higher, respectively.
Among the sectors, Nifty Pharma, realty and metal indices rose over a percent each while Nifty IT fell over a percent.
News Source:- Moneycontrol