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Top Sectoral gainer: Nifty Realty Source: NSE Sectoral trend Source: NSE Top Sensex gainers and losers Source: BSE Broader Markets Among broader markets, BSE Midcap and BSE Smacap indices ended 0.1% and 0.3% higher Markets at Close Benchmark indices ended marginally lower on Thursday on expiry of derivatives contracts and on lingering concerns over government borrowing exceeding target, but metals stocks such as Vedanta rose tracking global commodity prices. The S&P BSE Sensex ended the day at 33,848, down 63 points while the broader Nifty50 index settled at 10,477, down 12 points Stake Buy Steel Strips Wheels said Kalink Company had acquired 13,015 equity shares of the company during the quarter ended December 31, 2017 through open market under foreign portfolio investment. The date of purchase of shares was November 30. Kalink is also holding 2,09,525 equity shares in the company, which had been subscribed under foreign direct investment on June 10, 2016.
The Centre, on Wedensday, said that it looks set to breach the fiscal deficit target this year, with lower-than-expected revenue prompting it to go for additional borrowing of Rs 50,000 crore from the market. The borrowing is over and above the budget estimate of Rs 5.80 lakh crore for 2017-18, which would lead to the government missing its fiscal deficit target of 3.2% of the gross domestic product (GDP) for the first time in four years.