In­dian eq­ui­ties close in red, profit book­ing caps gains

Muscat Daily - - BUSINESS -

Mum­bai, In­dia - Break­ing a three-day gain­ing streak, key In­dian eq­uity indices pro­vi­sion­ally closed in the red on Wed­nes­day with heavy sell­ing pres­sure wit­nessed in bank­ing, metal and au­to­mo­bile stocks.

The wider Nifty 50 of the Na­tional Stock Ex­change (NSE) dropped be­low the psy­cho­log­i­cally im­por­tant 10,000-mark, which was re­claimed on Tues­day, to pro­vi­sion­ally close at 9,984.8 points - down 32.15 points, or 0.32 per cent.

The 30-scrip Sen­si­tive In­dex (Sen­sex) of the BSE, which opened higher at 31,975.59 points, closed at 31,833.99 points - down 90.42 points, or 0.28 per cent, from its pre­vi­ous close. It touched a high of 32,098.46 points and a low of 31,769.4 points dur­ing in­tra-day trade. The BSE mar­ket breadth was bear­ish - 1,808 de­clines and 937 ad­vances.

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