Stock market closed after having a volatile session. Sensex closed 71 points down at 26227 and Nifty dropped 31 points at 8079. BSE SmallCap lost 68 points at 11839, BSE MidCap slipped 45 points at 11999 and Nifty Midcap closed 4 points down at 14290.
Overall 938 shares advanced, 1679 shares declined and 157 shares remained unchanged.
Gainers: Hindalco, Tata Motors, Power Grid Corp, Tata Motors (D), GAIL
Losers: Ambuja Cements, Bharti Airtel, Zee Entertainment, ACC, TCS