The S&P BSE Sensex was down 347 points, or .eighty four for every cent, at forty,820 levels. Tata Steel (down 4%), HDFC, ICICI Financial institution, and Axis Financial institution (all down above two%) ended up the top laggards in the Sensex pack. On the other hand, tech stocks — Infosys, Tech Mahindra, and TCS — ended up the top gainers on account of the weaker Rupee.
The broader Nifty50 index gave up the psychological stage of 12,000 and slid to 11,970-mark, down 103 points or .86 for every cent. All the Nifty sectoral indices, other than Nifty IT index, ended up in the crimson. Nifty Steel index, down 3 for every cent, bled the most.
In the broader industry, the S&P BSE MidCap index slid 32 points, or .two for every cent, and the S&P BSE SmallCap index was down forty seven points, or .32 for every cent.