Sensex takes a hit

Source : SIFY
Last Updated: Fri, Jan 24, 2014 10:11 hrs
Sad Sensex<br>

Weak global cues, some disappointing results and profit taking dragged down stock prices on the Indian bourses on Friday.

The Sensex ended down 232.60 points or 1.09% at 21,141.06 (provisional).

The Nifty closed at 6268.65, down 77 points or 1.21%.

Bank, realty, capital goods, metal, automobile and healthcare stocks ended sharply lower.

Power, FMCG and consumer durables stocks too closed on a weak note.

Select oil and IT stocks found some support.

Midcap and smallcap stocks saw some heavy selling.

The market breadth was very weak.

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