benchmarks –Sensex & Nifty– ended in the negative zone on Friday. On closing, the Nifty settled less than
Sensex declined 222.14points at 38,164.61, while NSE Nifty50 settled lower by
64.15points at 11,456.90.
Larsen and Toubro (L&T), Asian Paints, JSW Steel and Infosys were top
gainers on the Nifty50, while losers include BPCL, Bharti Infratel, Tata Motors
other sectoral indices of the NSE, barring Nifty realty, ended in red where Greater
falls seen in PSU bank, energy, auto, pharma, metal and IT.
1130 shares declined and 627 stocks advanced on NSE. On a weekly basis, the Sensex
gained 0.36percent, while Nifty added 0.26percent.