Sensex ends flat

Sensex ends flat

Last Updated: Fri, Feb 22, 2013 10:07 hrs
Sensex drops 0.3 pct; RIL, Infosys fall

The Indian stock market ended marginally down on Friday after a choppy ride.

Though Asian and European markets rebounded after previous session's setback, the mood in Indian market was cautious right through.

The Sensex ended at 19,309.16 (provisional) with a loss of 16.20 points or 0.08%.

The Nifty closed at 5848.35, down 3.90 points or 0.07%.

FMCG, automobile and metal stocks mostly ended weak.

PSU, capital goods and bank stocks turned in a mixed performance.

A few stocks from power and oil sectors posted solid gains.

Pharma and information technology stocks had a fairly good outing.

Realty stocks were in demand.

Midcap and smallcap stocks were mostly subdued.

The market breadth was slightly weak.

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