Equity market seen lower due to sell off and declined over a half percent. Weakness across the global indices and heavy fell in index drove the market down today. Sensex lost 143 points at 27529 while Nifty dropped 63 points at 8520. While all the sectors were trading in the negative zone only BSE Bankex and Bank Nifty drifted up points in positive zone. BSE Bankex closed with a hike of 109 points at 21825 and Bank Nifty gained 50 points at 19070.
Finally, Shanghai Composite dropped 22 points at 3041, Taiwan Index moved up 11 points at 9176, Hang Seng lost a high amount of 195 points at 23037 and Nikkei hiked 43 points in todays trade at 16900.
Overall 1290 share advanced, 1518 share declined and 171 shares remained unchanged.
NSE Gainers: ICICI Bank, NTPC, HUL, ONGC, SBI
NSE Losers: Zee Entertainment, Idea Cellular, M&M, Eicher Motors, Bosch