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Post Session: Sensex ends flat; Nifty below 9500
19/05/2017 16:20
Indian benchmark indices ended the day on a flat note after bears took charge, which dragged the markets lower from a gap-up opening.

The 30-share barometer SENSEX closed at 30464.92, up by 30.13 points or by 0.1 per cent, and the NSE Nifty ended at 9427.9, down by 1.55 points or by 0.02 per cent.

In the choppy trade, Sensex touched intraday high of 30712.35 and intraday low of 30338.52 The NSE Nifty touched intraday high of 9505.75 and intraday low of 9390.75

The euphoria of progress on the GST front fizzled out during the day. The GST Council has finalized tax rates on 1211 items, under the four-slab structure with essential items of daily use being kept in the lowest bracket of 5 percent. The most of the items will likely become cheaper as the new rates will be lower than the current effective levies. The Council in the opening session of the two-day meeting also approved rules for the rollout of the new indirect tax regime from July 1, 2017.

The top losers of the BSE Sensex pack were Asian Paints Ltd. (Rs. 1122.20,-2.43%), GAIL (India) Ltd. (Rs. 399.15,-1.48%), Mahindra & Mahindra Ltd. (Rs. 1333.10,-1.35%), Housing Development Finance Corporation Ltd. (Rs. 1521.30,-1.16%), Tata Consultancy Services Ltd. (Rs. 2506.80,-1.08%), among others.

On the other hand, ITC Ltd. (Rs. 285.90,+2.82%), Hindustan Unilever Ltd. (Rs. 1007.55,+2.04%), Axis Bank Ltd. (Rs. 500.85,+1.83%), State Bank of India (Rs. 308.15,+1.72%), Tata Motors Ltd. (Rs. 442.95,+1.08%), were among the gainers.

State Bank of India (SBI) moved higher on BSE, after the state-owned bank reported a more than doubling of its fourth-quarter net profit as expected, while its bad loan ratio narrowed on a quarter-on-quarter basis. The Bank reported 122 per cent year-on-year (YoY) rise in net profit for the quarter ended March to Rs 2,814 crore on Friday.

Among the sectors, Consumer durables and Oil & Gas witnessed sell-off, falling 1.04 per cent and 0.8 per cent respectively.

The Market breadth, indicating the overall strength of the market, was weak. On BSE out of total shares traded 3099 , shares advanced were 1048 while 1866 shares declined and 185 were unchanged.
NSE Prices delayed by 15 minutes... << Prices as on Dec 14, 2017 >>      ABB India 1347.25 [ -0.67% ]    ACC 1688.2 [ -1.04% ]    Ambuja Cements Ltd. 264.75 [ 0.25% ]    Asian Paints Ltd. 1123.45 [ 0.62% ]    Axis Bank Ltd. 541.45 [ 1.06% ]    Bajaj Auto Ltd. 3162.8 [ 0.36% ]    Bank of Baroda 165.85 [ 1.28% ]    Bharti Airtel 520.3 [ 0.57% ]    Bharat Heavy Ele 89.6 [ 0.00% ]    Bharat Petroleum 513.55 [ 1.43% ]    Britannia Ind. 4694.85 [ -2.49% ]    Cairn India Ltd. 285.35 [ 0.81% ]    Cipla 590.45 [ 2.13% ]    Coal India Ltd. 262.85 [ -0.11% ]    Colgate Palm. 1057.75 [ 0.67% ]    Dabur India 344.2 [ -0.45% ]    DLF Ltd. 227.6 [ -0.09% ]    Dr. Reddy's Labs 2310.65 [ 2.21% ]    GAIL (India) Ltd. 487.1 [ -0.96% ]    Grasim Inds. 1143.3 [ 2.20% ]    HCL Technologies 882.85 [ 1.90% ]    HDFC 1704.5 [ 0.46% ]    HDFC Bank 1838.05 [ 0.92% ]    Hero MotoCorp 3460.55 [ 1.20% ]    Hindustan Unilever L 1321.6 [ 0.50% ]    Hindalco Indus. 236.4 [ 0.83% ]    ICICI Bank 304.35 [ 0.46% ]    IDFC L 57.3 [ -0.87% ]    Indian Hotels Co 120.1 [ -0.12% ]    IndusInd Bank 1650.35 [ 0.18% ]    Infosys 1013.1 [ 0.93% ]    ITC Ltd. 264.25 [ 2.03% ]    Jindal St & Pwr 161.8 [ 0.43% ]    Kotak Mahindra Bank 1024.65 [ 0.96% ]    L&T 1188.8 [ -0.04% ]    Lupin Ltd. 852.8 [ 0.89% ]    Mahi. & Mahi 1431.6 [ 1.35% ]    Maruti Suzuki India 9112.75 [ -0.09% ]    MTNL 20.15 [ -1.71% ]    Nestle India 7876.85 [ -0.74% ]    NIIT Ltd. 93 [ -0.16% ]    NMDC Ltd. 128.1 [ -0.39% ]    NTPC 177.3 [ 0.71% ]    ONGC 184.35 [ 0.24% ]    Punj. NationlBak 169.6 [ 1.07% ]    Power Grid Corpo 200.1 [ -0.20% ]    Reliance Inds. 921.5 [ 0.75% ]    SBI 314 [ 0.22% ]    Vedanta 284.55 [ 0.35% ]    Shipping Corpn. 93.85 [ 0.43% ]    Sun Pharma. 514.4 [ -0.47% ]    Tata Chemicals 718 [ 0.94% ]    Tata Global Beverage 284.3 [ -0.05% ]    Tata Motors Ltd. 402.4 [ 0.11% ]    Tata Steel 685.75 [ 0.72% ]    Tata Power Co. 90.5 [ 0.28% ]    Tata Consultancy 2557.8 [ -2.69% ]    Tech Mahindra Ltd. 514.25 [ 2.11% ]    UltraTech Cement 4268.2 [ -0.14% ]    United Spirits 3352.15 [ -0.11% ]    Wipro Ltd 288.6 [ 0.49% ]    Zee Entertainment En 567.75 [ 0.12% ]