Key benchmarks rose for third consecutive day led by Sun Pharma, ICICI Bank, SBI, Tata Motors and Yes Bank as major gainers on the Sensex and Nifty, while Zee Entertainment, UPL were the top losers in the Nifty50. The BSE Read more
NSE sectorally, the Nifty Metal index, the top loser of the day, ended 2.83 percent lower at 3299.2 today, weighed by Hindalco Industries, Jindal Steel & Power and Tata Steel. Conversely, Nifty IT index slipped with constituents Wipro, Infibeam and Tech Mahindra.
Nifty Private Bank index closed down 2.05% led by fall in Yes Bank, Axis Bank and IndusInd Bank falling between 8% to 3% in range. In the other indices, Nifty IT slid 1.93% and Nifty Bank index fell 1.60% on the day.