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Sensex falls 169 points to close at 36,026


MUMBAI: The BSE benchmark Sensex gave up initial positive factors Friday and closed 169 issues decrease at 36,025.54 as shares of Maruti Suzuki cracked after weak Q3 income, offsetting positive factors in Yes Bank, HDFC, ITC and TCS.

After surging over 250 issues right through the day to touch an intraday top of 36,474.48, the 30-share index gave up positive factors on standard profit-booking within the later part of the consultation and hit a low of 35,953.15, before completing 169.56 issues, or 0.47 consistent with cent down at 36,025.54.

In equivalent motion, the wider NSE Nifty ended 69.25 issues, or 0.64 consistent with cent, down at 10,780.55, after shuttling between 10,931.70 and 10,756.45.

During the week, Sensex fell 361 issues and the Nifty fell 126 issues.

Brokers stated sentiment suffered a jolt after the rustic's greatest carmaker, Maruti Suzuki India reported 17.21 consistent with cent fall in its web profit for the third quarter ended December 31, 2018.

The company had posted a web profit of Rs 1,799 crore in the similar period of the previous fiscal.

Maruti Suzuki emerged worst performer within the Sensex kitty, tumbling 7.40 consistent with cent after the company introduced its third quarter results.

Shares of the company ended 7.40 consistent with cent decrease at Rs 6,516.35.

Other losers include Hero MotoCorp, ICICI Bank, Asian Paints, M&M, Tata Steel, Tata Motors, NTPC and SBI, falling up to four.23 consistent with cent.

"Negative sentiments swayed across the market," stated Paras Bothra, President, Equity Research, Ashika Group, adding that barring choose IT and Pharma shares, all sectors succumbed to power.

Meanwhile, Maruti also delivered beneath consensus results on account of top raw subject material costs, he added.

On the other hand, Yes Bank, HCL Tech, Bharti Airtel and TCS have been some of the most sensible gainers, emerging up to 2.71 consistent with cent.

Sector-wise, BSE realty index suffered essentially the most by way of slumping four.09 consistent with cent, adopted by way of auto index three.14 consistent with cent, metal 1.08 consistent with cent, capital goods 1.02 consistent with cent, energy 0.99 consistent with cent, capital goods 0.84 consistent with cent, PSU 0.78 consistent with cent, infrastructure 0.71 consistent with cent, bankex 0.63 consistent with cent, FMCG 0.39 consistent with cent and healthcare 0.36 consistent with cent.

While, consumer durables, IT and oil and gas indices ended within the certain zone.

Small-cap and mid-cap indices fell by way of 1.58 consistent with cent and 1.20 consistent with cent, respectively, in large part in sync with general marketplace trend.

Global cues have been certain as Asian shares ended higher.


According Bothra, international markets are cautiously optimistic over the following round of industry negotiations between america and China next week.


Elsewhere in Asia, Hong Kong's Hang Seng climbed 1.65 consistent with cent, Korea Kospi surged 1.52 consistent with cent, Japan's Nikkei received 0.97 consistent with cent and Shanghai Composite Index rose 0.39 consistent with cent. Singapore Straits Times used to be up 0.56 consistent with cent and Taiwan edged up by way of 0.94 consistent with cent.


In the eurozone, Frankfurt's DAX received 0.93 consistent with cent, whilst Paris CAC 40 used to be up 0.54 consistent with cent in their late morning deals. London's FTSE too received 0.12 consistent with cent.




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