Equity benchmark Sensex ended at 34,903, down 109 points, while Nifty of National Stock Exchange (NSE) declined 35.35 points to mark at 10,593 on Tuesday’s closing.
Top five Nifty gainers were Cipla, Bajaj Finance, Hindustan Petroleum, Tata Steel and Bajaj Finserv, while the major losers were Zee, Titan Co, Bharti Airtel, Coal India and L&T.
Stocks of Biocon, PC Jeweller and HDFC Bank emerged as the most active stocks in terms of value on NSE, in today’s session.
Shares of Force Motors Ltd fell 3.74% to Rs. 2,642.85 after the company reported total strong domestic sales of 2,126 units in May.
Shares of Hindustan Unilever Limited (HUL) went up 0.11% at Rs. 1563.90 after the company said that it will integrate foods & refreshments categories in South Asia, with effect from 1 July.
Shares of Micro-lender Bharat Financial Inclusion ended 1.26 percent higher at Rs 1,158.35 per share on BSE while those of IndusInd Bank ended 0.24 percent higher at 1,901.65 per share, after the former had obtained NOC from stock exchanges for its merger with the latter.
Bullion Prices: In view of Commodity, Gold prices in the meantime softened by Rs 50 to Rs 31,600 per 10 gram at the bullion market, Tuesday, while silver prices rose Rs 50 to Rs 40,500 per kg on sluggish demand and weak global cues.