BSE Sensex ends near three-week low; BoB falls

Last Updated: Mon, Feb 04, 2013 10:28 hrs

Indian shares provisionally fell for a fourth consecutive session to a three-week low on Monday after disappointing quarterly earnings hit Bank of Baroda and IDFC, while investors continued to book profits in recent outperformers such as ONGC.

Bank of Baroda shares dropped 7.72 percent, while IDFC Ltd shares lost 5.4 percent. Oil and Natural Gas Corp Ltd fell 2 percent after surging 26.8 percent in January.

The BSE Sensex provisionally ended down 0.23 percent, the lowest close since Jan. 11.

The 50-share NSE Nifty fell 0.19 percent.

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