Top sectoral gainers and losers on NSE
The S&P BSE Sensex ended at 36,010, down 97 points or 0.27 per cent, while the broader Nifty50 index ended at 10,795, down 27 points or 0.25 per cent. On a weekly basis, the S&P BSE Sensex rose 0.88 per cent, while Nifty50 rose 0.63 per cent.
In the broader market, the S&P BSE MidCap index ended at 15,177, down 19 points or 0.13 per cent, while S&P BSE SmallCap index slipped 28 points or 0.19 per cent to 14,600.
Fast-moving consumer goods (FMCG) major ITC gained 1.85 per cent to end the day at Rs 295 on the BSE. The stock hit its highest level since October 4, 2018, during the intra-day trade.
The rupee traded on a weak note slipping to 70.58 against the dollar on Friday. The domestic unit had settled at 70.41 against the greenback on Thursday.
MSCI's broadest index of Asia-Pacific shares outside Japan gained 0.29 per cent to the highest levels since December 6, while Japan's benchmark Nikkei advanced 0.97 per cent. Shanghai Composite Index initially rose 0.56 per cent.
Oil prices were on track for solid weekly gains on Friday after financial markets were lifted by hopes the United States and China may soon resolve their trade disputes, and as OPEC-led crude output cuts started to tighten supply.