Stock market: Sensex closes by 59 points, Nifty falls marginally


Today on the fourth trading day of the week, the stock market closed on Thursday. The Bombay Stock Exchange's flagship index Sensex lost 0.15 percent, down 59.14 points to close at 38310.49. At the same time, the National Stock Exchange's Nifty closed down by 7.7 points, down 0.07 percent at 11300.45 level.

Such was the situation of veteran shares

Talking of heavyweights, today Tata Motors, L&T, Hindalco, Titan, Infratel, Adani Ports, Hero MotoCorp, NTPC, IOC, and UltraTech Cement closed on the green mark. Shares of Sun Pharma, Bharti Airtel, HDFC Life, ITC, GAIL, Power Griz, SBI, IndusInd Bank, and Shree Cement closed on the red mark.

Monitoring of sectoral index

Taking a look at the sectoral index, banks, financial services, PSU banks, private banks, and pharma closed on the red mark. IT, Auto, Media, Realty, FMCG, and Metal closed on the green mark.

The market was open on the green mark

Today the stock market started at a modest edge. The Sensex was up 21.95 points, or 0.06 percent, at 38391.58. At the same time, the Nifty opened at 11326.20 with an increase of 0.16 percent i.e. 17.80 points.

The market had closed on a slight decline on the previous trading day

The stock market had declined marginally on the previous trading day. The Sensex was down 0.10 percent at 37.38 points to close at 38369.63 and the Nifty was down 0.12 percent at 14.30 points at 11308.40.