Sensex, Nifty end flat

The BSE Sensex and NSE Nifty were trading flat on Tuesday due to unfavourable cues from both Indian and global markets.

The BSE Sensex closed 26.87 points down at 31,599.76 while the NSE Nifty closed 1.10 points down at 9,871.50.

The top three Sensex gainers were ONGC (+4.32%), Tata Steel (+2.19%) and Axis Bank (+1.82%).

The top three Sensex losers were Hindustan Unilever (-2.31%), Asian Paint (-2.28%) and Dr Reddy (-2.10%).

The top three Nifty gainers were Vedanta Ltd (+3.54%), ONGC (+3.34%) and Indiabulls Housing Finance (+2.95%).

The top three Nifty losers were BPCL (-3.83%), Infratel (-3.82%) and Tata Power (-2.44%).