Indian Stock Market started flat today and bear ruled over the bull in the whole session. Sensex Nifty closed negative. Sensex closed at 27697 by dropping 284 points while Nifty dropped 78 points to 8544. Bank Nifty slipped 106 points to 18602 and Nifty Midcap dropped 246 points to 14519. Asian Market indices also traded down today. Nikkei dropped a high amount of 308 points to 16083, Hang Seng dropped 390 points to 21739, and Shanghai Composite with minor hike of 7 points trading at 2979. Rupee closed weak by 26 paise to 66.99 against US Dollar.
Top Gainers: HCL Tech, Bharti Infratel, Cipla, Asian Paints, Sun Pharma
Top Losers: BHEL, ITC, Tata Motors, Tata Motors (D), Maruti Suzuki