Equity market seen lower due to sell off and benchmarks erased their early gains. Weakness across the global indices and heavy fell in index drove the market down today. Sensex lost 5 points at 26298 while Nifty with mere gain of 3 points closed at 8111. BSE SmallCap closed 6 points up at 11908, BSE MidCap raised 67 points at 12044 and Nifty Midcap lost 8 points at 14294.
Overall 1050 shares advanced, 1552 shares declined and 152 shares remained unchanged.
Asian Market Updates: Japan’s Nikkei hiked 194 points at 17862, Hang Seng lost 43 points at 22280 and Taiwan index closed 31 points up at 8962.
Gainer: Asian Paints, Zee Entertainment, Eicher Motor, TCS, Maruti Suzuki
Loser: Ambuja Cements, Dr Reddys Labs, Hindalco, ITC, Aurobindo Pharma