ALSO READSensex recoups over half its losses after plummeting 1,274 points Indices end slightly lower ahead of GDP data; PSU banks, realty stocks fall Market slide continues as FIIs press sell button on rising US bond yields Sensex ends up 295 pts, Nifty above 10,500; Realty, Pharma, Metals gain Indices end flat on F&O expiry; Sensex down 25 pts, Nifty below 10,400
BSE Smallcap: Teamlease, Sagar Cements top gainers for the day, NECC top loser Nifty PSU Bank index extends losses, ends over 3% lower BSE Midcap: Vakrangee, Central Bank of India among top gainers of the day, Adani Enterprises top loser Sectoral Trend Sensex Heatmap Markets at Close Th S&P BSE Sensex ended the day at 33,033, down 284 points while the broader Nifty50 index settled at 10,154, down 95 points
The domestic indices ended nearly 1% lower on Wednesday taking cues from recent developments in the banking sector. That apart, global developments are also kept market sentiment in check.
The S&P BSE Sensex ended the day at 33,033, down 284 points while the broader Nifty50 index settled at 10,154, down 95 points.
Among sectoral indices, the Nifty PSU Bank index declined 3.57% on Wednesday led by a fall in the shares of Andhra Bank, Canara Bank and Allahabad Bank.
Global stocks and the dollar slumped on Wednesday after a strong White House advocate for free trade resigned, fanning fears that US President Donald Trump will proceed with protectionist tariffs and risk a trade war.
White House economic adviser Gary Cohn, seen as a bulwark against protectionist forces within the Trump administration, said on Tuesday he was leaving.
(with inputs from Reuters)