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Auto stocks skid ahead of RBI policy outcome, Nifty Auto index slips 1.6%

The Nifty Auto index fell as much as 1.64 per cent to 9061 level so far in intra-day trade, weighed by shares of Bharat Forge, Tata Motors and Ashok Leyland

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Shares of rate sensitive automobile stocks were in focus on Wednesday ahead of the outcome of Reserve Bank of India's (RBI) bi-monthly monetary policy, with the Nifty Auto index falling as much as 1.64 per cent to 9061 levels so far in intra-day trade, weighed by shares of Bharat Forge, Tata Motors and Ashok Leyland. Tata Motors fell as much as 3.15 per cent to Rs 170 in intra-day trade on the BSE after S&P Global Ratings lowered the credit rating of Tata Motors and its luxury car unit Jaguar Land Rover Automotive Plc (JLR), citing weaker-than-expected profitability at ...