• The 30-share BSE Sensex start recovered briefly, mostly due to buying in realty, oil and gas, and PSU stocks and closed down 43.60 points, or 0.17 percent, at 25,775.74.
  • The 50-share NSE Nifty ended lower by 17.65 points, or 0.22 percent, at 7,831.60. During the session, it shuttled between 7,812.65 and 7,870.35.
  • The Sensex has lost 92.75 points in two straight sessions.
  • Sustained foreign capital outflows added to the jitters.
  • Maruti Suzuki (down 2.05 percent) tanked the most while L&T fell 1.94 percent. Bajaj Auto, Sun Pharma, NTPC and Wipro too registered losses.
  • Hindustan Unilever, HDFC Ltd, RIL and Lupin ended higher, which limited the downside in the key indices.
  • Sector-wise, the BSE capital goods index suffered the most falling 1.20 percent, followed by auto and IT.
  • The broader markets were better-off as the BSE small-cap ended 0.33 per higher and the mid-cap gained 0.08 percent.
  • Shares of Reliance Communication soared 9.29 percent to Rs 71.15 on buzz of positive corporate reports.


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