Published By : 24 Oct 2013 | Published By : QYRESEARCH
A standard index of Indian equities markets recorded a dip of 0.66 percent or 136.96 points down in an early trade on Wednesday. Major sectors like technology, IT, entertainment (TECK), and entertainment experienced the selling pressure, while the metal sector mainly witnessed a marginal good buying activity.
The Sensex 30 Index share of the S&P Bombay Stock Exchange (BSE) that opened at 20,875.31 points was trading at a figure of 20,728.01 points in an early session, closing down at 0.66 percent or 136.96 points from a previous day’s closing figure of 20,864.97 points. During the overall trade, Sensex reached a low of 20,716.50 points and a high of 20,922.32 points by far.
Other indexes namely S&P BSE IT index dropped by 156.62 points, Auto Index slipped by 89.24 points, TECK by 70.47, while metal index increased up by 29.88 points. In this trading period, the wider 50-scrip Nifty of the National Stock Exchange (NSE) was seen trading low at 0.71 percent or 44.20 points down at 6,158.60 points.