The key benchmark indices snapped their four-day profitable streak forward of the US Federal Reserve meet consequence later tonight. Investors count on the worldwide central financial institution to hike rates of interest by 75 foundation factors, with hopes of softening the speed hike cycle thereafter.
The S&P BSE Sensex touched a excessive
of 61,210 in opening trades, however quickly slipped into pink and drifted to a low of 60,794 on the again of weak spot in IT, telecom and choose auto shares. The Sensex lastly ended 215 factors decrease at 60,906.
The NSE Nifty ended with a lack of 62 factors at 18,083.
Among the Sensex 30 shares, Bharti Airtel
shed 3 per cent, and Maruti declined 2.5 per cent. HCL Technologies, Hindustan Unilever, Infosys, Axis Bank
and Nestle India had been the opposite distinguished losers.
On the opposite hand, Sun Pharma prolonged good points submit it is sturdy Q2 outcomes and was up 1.7 per cent. ITC hit a brand new file excessive
and completed 1.3 per cent greater. READ MORE
The broader market exhibited a blended development. The BSE Midcap index eked a 0.1 per cent loss, whereas the Smallcap index added 0.2 per cent. The general market breadth was marginally optimistic, with 1,799 shares advancing versus 1,668 shares declining on the BSE.Among sectoral indices, the BSE Telecom index dropped 1.3 per cent. The Realty index too was down a per cent. The IT and Power indices had been down over 0.5 per cent every, whereas the Metal index superior 0.7 per cent.