Equity benchmarks fell 6th consecutive day. Sensex closed 65 points down at 26242 and Nifty dropped 21 points at 8061. In Broader market sectors closed with minor gains and losses. BSE Small Cap was just 3 points up at 11950, BSE MidCap lost 19 points at 11984 and Nifty Midcap closed at 14342 with 4 points hike.
Overall 1166 shares have advanced, 1409 shares have declined and 176 shares are still unchanged.
Gainers: UltraTechCement, IndusInd Bank, Bank of Baroda, NTPC, Lupin
Losers: Bharti Infratel, Sun Pharma, ITC, Zee Entertain, Ambuja Cements