Sensex closes 53 points down, Nifty settles below 10,350

The BSE Sensex and NSE Nifty were trading down on Tuesday due to profit-booking by funds and retail investors.

The BSE Sensex closed 53.03 points down at 33,213.13 while the NSE Nifty closed 28.35 points down at 10,335.30.

The top three Sensex gainers were Axis Bank (+8.00%), ONGC (+2.38%) and Bharti Airtel (+0.98%).

The top three Sensex losers were Infosys (-2.43%), M&M (-2.14%) and Tata Steel (-2.11%).

The top three Nifty gainers were Axis Bank (+8.52%), Infratel (+2.85%) and ONGC (+2.41%).

The top three Nifty losers were UPL (-3.08%), Vedanta Ltd (-2.63%) and GAIL (-2.14%).