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Post-Session: Markets end in deep red; metals crack
11/08/2017 16:16
Indian equity benchmarks settled at their five-week lows on Friday as investors continued to pare their riskier positions amid rise in geopolitical tensions between the US and North Korea.

The 30-share barometer SENSEX closed at 31213.59 down by 317.74 points or by 1.01 per cent, while the NSE Nifty ended at 9710.8 down by 109.45 points or by 1.11 per cent.

During the day’s trade, Sensex touched intraday high of 31379.2 and intraday low of 31128.02 The NSE Nifty touched intraday high of 9771.65 and intraday low of 9685.55.

Moreover, global markets tumbled for a fourth day and were on course for their worst week since November, as the escalating war of words over North Korea drove investors on Friday toward the yen, the Swiss franc and gold.

Among the individual stocks, State bank of India plunged 5 per cent as its Q1 NPA worsened further. Gross NPA of the Bank increased to Rs 1.88 lakh crore from Rs 1.12 lakh crore and net NPA jumped to Rs 1.07 lakh crore from Rs 58,277 crore on sequential basis. The Bank in its first quarter posted a net profit jump of three-fold to Rs 3,032 crore from Rs 1,046 crore on year-on-year basis.

The other top losers on the D-street included Mahindra & Mahindra Ltd. (Rs. 1346.35,-3.10%), Reliance Industries Ltd. (Rs. 1546.55,-2.37%), Larsen & Toubro Ltd. (Rs. 1132.80,-2.30%), NTPC Ltd. (Rs. 169.05,-2.20%), among others.

The top gainers of the BSE Sensex pack were Dr. Reddy's Laboratories Ltd. (Rs. 2011.35,+3.20%), Tata Motors Ltd. (Rs. 223.20,+1.50%), Lupin Ltd. (Rs. 942.25,+0.71%), Wipro Ltd. (Rs. 289.90,+0.66%), Axis Bank Ltd. (Rs. 489.95,+0.63%), among others.

On the sectoral front, metal and auto stocks emerged as top losers, falling as much as 3.63 per cent and 1.51 per cent respectively.

The Market breadth, indicating the overall strength of the market, was weak. On BSE out of total shares traded 2857 , shares advanced were 1062 while 1642 shares declined and 153 were unchanged.
NSE Prices delayed by 15 minutes... << Prices as on Aug 17, 2017 - 4:14PM >>      ABB India 1365.6 [ 0.59% ]    ACC 1780.1 [ -1.72% ]    Ambuja Cements Ltd. 270.9 [ 0.31% ]    Asian Paints Ltd. 1134.95 [ -0.56% ]    Axis Bank Ltd. 497.15 [ -0.47% ]    Bajaj Auto Ltd. 2825.85 [ -0.82% ]    Bank of Baroda 148.25 [ 0.75% ]    Bharti Airtel 416.35 [ 2.11% ]    Bharat Heavy Ele 129.25 [ -0.54% ]    Bharat Petroleum 493.7 [ 2.01% ]    Britannia Ind. 4250.5 [ -1.15% ]    Cairn India Ltd. 285.35 [ 0.81% ]    Cipla 573.2 [ -2.92% ]    Coal India Ltd. 246.95 [ 3.78% ]    Colgate Palm. 1059.65 [ -0.67% ]    Dabur India 307.95 [ -0.36% ]    DLF Ltd. 185.2 [ 2.43% ]    Dr. Reddy's Labs 2011.25 [ 0.30% ]    GAIL (India) Ltd. 376.2 [ 1.35% ]    Grasim Inds. 1100.7 [ -0.52% ]    HCL Technologies 871.4 [ 0.80% ]    HDFC 1759.25 [ 1.00% ]    HDFC Bank 1765.4 [ -0.89% ]    Hero MotoCorp 3997.85 [ -0.60% ]    Hindustan Unilever L 1177.3 [ -0.76% ]    Hindalco Indus. 230.3 [ -1.41% ]    ICICI Bank 293.15 [ -0.61% ]    IDFC L 56.45 [ -0.53% ]    Indian Hotels Co 126.5 [ 0.44% ]    IndusInd Bank 1628.5 [ -1.14% ]    Infosys 1020.85 [ 4.68% ]    ITC Ltd. 280 [ 0.29% ]    Jindal St & Pwr 139.85 [ 1.05% ]    Kotak Mahindra Bank 989 [ -1.15% ]    L&T 1134 [ -0.72% ]    Lupin Ltd. 953.95 [ -0.73% ]    Mahi. & Mahi 1367 [ -0.31% ]    Maruti Suzuki India 7582.45 [ -1.54% ]    MTNL 18.4 [ -1.08% ]    Nestle India 6652.8 [ -0.41% ]    NIIT Ltd. 92.4 [ 1.15% ]    NMDC Ltd. 122.9 [ 1.44% ]    NTPC 176.8 [ 3.94% ]    ONGC 160.6 [ -0.22% ]    Punj. NationlBak 146.3 [ -0.85% ]    Power Grid Corpo 219.45 [ -0.57% ]    Reliance Inds. 1567.1 [ 0.06% ]    SBI 280.85 [ -0.79% ]    Vedanta 304.8 [ 2.56% ]    Shipping Corpn. 87.6 [ 3.79% ]    Sun Pharma. 488.25 [ 0.53% ]    Tata Chemicals 591.35 [ -1.62% ]    Tata Global Beverage 190.6 [ -1.68% ]    Tata Motors Ltd. 385.3 [ -1.01% ]    Tata Steel 625.4 [ -0.92% ]    Tata Power Co. 81.65 [ -0.49% ]    Tata Consultancy 2485.65 [ -0.27% ]    Tech Mahindra Ltd. 424.4 [ 1.06% ]    UltraTech Cement 3932.9 [ -0.21% ]    United Spirits 2601.4 [ 2.08% ]    Wipro Ltd 288.35 [ -0.55% ]    Zee Entertainment En 526.75 [ 1.55% ]