Sensex closes 181 points down, Nifty settles below 10,200
The BSE Sensex and NSE Nifty were trading low on Wednesday due to disappointing quarterly earnings by some blue-chip companies and weak global market conditions.
The BSE Sensex closed 181.43 points down at 32,760.44 while the NSE Nifty closed 68.55 points down at 10,118.05.
The top three Sensex gainers were Asian Paint (+1.96%), Kotak Bank (+1.29%) and Heromotoco (+0.72%).
The top three Sensex losers were Sun Pharma (-4.01%), ONGC (-2.55%) and Bharti Airtel (-2.15%).
The top three Nifty gainers were BPCL (+2.83%), Asian Paint (+2.42%) and Ambuja Cement (+2.27%).
The top three Nifty losers were Infratel (-4.17%), Sun Pharma (-4.09%) and Vedanta Ltd (-4.03%).