Benchmark indices wiped out some previous day’s gains as investors maintained cautious ahead of macro data later today and earnings season due tomorrow. The BSE Sensex was closed down 144.87 points at 29,643.48 and the NSE Nifty slipped 33.55 points to 9,203.45. About 1726 shares declined against 1165 advancing shares on the BSE. The Indian Rupee closed lower by 20 paise at 64.69 per Dollar.
The broader market indices shown weakness in the Wednesday’s trade. BSE Mid-cap index closed lower by 0.22% at 14346 level while BSE Small-cap index closed lower by 0.49% at 14852 level.
Movers and Shakers of the day:
Aditya Birla Fashion & Retail Ltd closed higher by 4.8% at Rs 179.15 per share.
Mangalore Refinery & Petrochemicals Ltd. closed higher by 4.5% at Rs 117.95 per share.
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