• Sensex slips below 50,000 on profit booking

    News | Jan 21, 2021, 09:53 PM IST

    The S-P BSE Sensex crossed historical milestone of 50,000 in Thursday's session as benchmark indices scaled fresh lifetime highs but closed 0.4 per cent lower as traders booked profit in the last hour of trading. At the closing bell, however, the S-P BSE Sensex was down by 167 points or 0.34 per cent at 49,625 while the Nifty 50 tumbled by 54 points or 0.37 per cent to 14,590. Except for Nifty auto, all sectoral indices at the National Stock Exchange closed in the negative zone with Nifty PSU bank losing by 3.1 per cent, realty by 2.5 per cent and metal by 2 per cent.

  • Equity indices close flat, metal and banking stocks witness profit booking

    News | Jul 24, 2020, 09:16 PM IST

    Equity benchmark indices closed flat after a volatile trading session on July 24 due to weakness in Asian peers and selling pressure witnessed in metal and banking stocks.