After a highly choppy ride, the market ended flat on Monday, with investors mostly treading a cautious path, choosing to wait for fresh triggers.
The Sensex ended at 19,317.81 (provisional) with a slender gain of 0.80 paints.
The Nifty closed at 5850.75, up 0.45 points.
IT stocks had a good outing.
Select automobile, FMCG and power stocks edged higher.
Realty, capital goods, metal and oil stocks ended weak.
Midcap and smallcap stocks mostly stayed weak.
The market breadth was very weak.