Nifty closed at 8878 levels, down by 18 points or 0.2%. Sensex closed at 28743 levels, down by 69 points or 0.2%. There were 807 advances, 651 declines and 66 unchanged stocks on NSE, reflecting negative undertone floating in the market. Indian currency, Rupee closed higher by 1 paise at 66.69 against US Dollar. BSE MidCap hiked 18 points at 13552 while Nifty MidCap closed higher by 103 points at 16480.
Asian Market Updates: Nikkei closed higher by 11.52 points at 19118, Hang Seng slippe down 184 points at 23740 and Shanghai Composite hiked 14 points at 3242.
Today’s Top Gainers: BHEL, Bharti Airtel, Asian Paints, Yes Bank, Hindalco
Today’s Top Losers: BPCL, Grasim, Coal India, Bajaj Auto, NTPC