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MARKET WRAP: Sensex slips 262 points as US-China trade war fears escalate

Among sectoral indices, the Nifty Metal index hit an over 8 month low earlier today led by a sharp fall in the shares of SAIL, Jindal Stainless (Hisar) and NMDC. It eventually settled over 1.5% lower.

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SI Reporter  |  New Delhi 

The benchmark indices ended lower on Tuesday tracking negative cues from their global peers. The S&P BSE Sensex ended at 35,287, down 262 points while the broader Nifty50 index settled at 10,710, down 89 points. Among sectoral indices, the Nifty Metal index hit an over eight month low earlier today led by a sharp fall in the shares of SAIL, Jindal Stainless (Hisar) and NMDC. It eventually settled over 1.5% lower. Nifty Realty index also fell nearly 2% today. Trump warned on Monday that Washington would impose a 10 per cent tariff on $200 billion of Chinese ...

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MARKET WRAP: Sensex slips 262 points as US-China trade war fears escalate

Nifty Metal index ends 1.57% lower. Top losers: COMPANY LATEST PREV CLOSE LOSS() LOSS(%) S A I L 82.85 86.95 -4.10 -4.72 JINDAL STAIN .HI 156.00 162.70 -6.70 -4.12 NMDC 107.90 112.05 -4.15 -3.70 VEDANTA 224.05 232.20 -8.15 -3.51 JINDAL STEEL 222.25 229.55 -7.30 -3.18

MARKET WRAP: Sensex slips 262 points as US-China trade war fears escalate

Nifty Realty index ends 2% lower. Top losers: COMPANY LATEST PREV CLOSE LOSS() LOSS(%) GODREJ PROPERT. 732.80 758.65 -25.85 -3.41 INDBULL.REALEST. 165.00 170.25 -5.25 -3.08 H D I L 22.00 22.65 -0.65 -2.87 PHOENIX MILLS 629.70 647.70 -18.00 -2.78 BRIGADE ENTERPR. 235.10 241.40 -6.30 -2.61

MARKET WRAP: Sensex slips 262 points as US-China trade war fears escalate

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MARKET WRAP: Sensex slips 262 points as US-China trade war fears escalate

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MARKET WRAP: Sensex slips 262 points as US-China trade war fears escalate

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MARKET WRAP: Sensex slips 262 points as US-China trade war fears escalate

Market Check   S&P BSE Sensex 35,369.34 -0.50%   Nifty 50 10,732.80 -0.62%   S&P BSE 200 4,640.55 -0.66%   Nifty 500 9,249.55 -0.74%   S&P BSE Mid-Cap 15,827.49 -0.91%   S&P BSE Small-Cap 16,631.61 -1.18%

First Published: Tue, June 19 2018. 08:00 IST
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Among sectoral indices, the Nifty Metal index hit an over 8 month low earlier today led by a sharp fall in the shares of SAIL, Jindal Stainless (Hisar) and NMDC. It eventually settled over 1.5% lower.

The benchmark indices ended lower on Tuesday tracking negative cues from their global peers. The S&P BSE Sensex ended at 35,287, down 262 points while the broader Nifty50 index settled at 10,710, down 89 points. Among sectoral indices, the Nifty Metal index hit an over eight month low earlier today led by a sharp fall in the shares of SAIL, Jindal Stainless (Hisar) and NMDC. It eventually settled over 1.5% lower. Nifty Realty index also fell nearly 2% today. Trump warned on Monday that Washington would impose a 10 per cent tariff on $200 billion of Chinese ...

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