|Chennai||Rs. 24470.00 (1.37%)|
|Mumbai||Rs. 24900.00 (0.97%)|
|Delhi||Rs. 24200.00 (1.26%)|
|Kolkata||Rs. 24160.00 (0%)|
|Kerala||Rs. 24000.00 (0.63%)|
|Bangalore||Rs. 23800.00 (0%)|
|Hyderabad||Rs. 24140.00 (1.17%)|
: Consumer confidence fell to its lowest level since August, according to a report from the Conference Board. Consumers' outlook for the next six months deteriorated to its lowest level since 2011.
NO FREEDOM FROM THE FISCAL CLIFF: In Washington, both Republicans and Democrats demanded that the other party take the lead on compromising on budget negotiations. Lawmakers have until Monday night to hammer out a budget agreement before automatic tax increases and cuts to government spending kick in.
PLAY ON: Steinway Musical Instruments lost more than 5 percent of its value after the company, the maker of eponymous pianos and other instruments, decided against trying to sell itself.