The Sensex fell by 130 points on Tuesday on weak global indices and a slump in major stocks like Infosys, TCS and Reliance Industries. The 30-share BSE benchmark Sensex fell by 135.05 points, or 0.29 per cent, to close at 46,118.41 on Tuesday. Was doing business. The NSE Nifty declined by 48.55 points, or 0.36 per cent, to close at 13,509.60.
Axis Bank fell the most in the Sensex by two per cent. Apart from this, ONGC, M&M, ICICI Bank, Asian Paints, SBI, HUL, L&T, Titan, Infosys and TCS also had red marks. Shares of Reliance Industries fell 0.38 per cent in early trade.
On the other hand, shares of NTPC, HDFC Bank, HCL Tech, Ultratech Cement, Maruti and Bajaj Auto gained. Traders said selling on financial stocks and selected banking stocks increased. He said the weak trend in Asian and global markets had an impact on market sentiment.
The Sensex rose by 154 points to a new high yesterday amid a rally in ICICI Bank, L&T and Kotak Bank and a steady flow of foreign funds. The positive sentiment from the global market also strengthened the perception here. BSE Sensex with -0 shares at the end of the day, 46,373.3. Reached the highest level of all4 points. Finally, it closed 154.45 points, or 0.34 per cent, higher at 46,253.46. This is his new record. Similarly the Nifty of the National Stock Exchange. It had gained 44.30 points, or 0.33 per cent, to close at the last high of 13,5588.15 points.