Share/Stock Live Updates: The topline equity indices on BSE and National Stock Exchange (NSE) continued their fall for the second straight day and ended around 1 per cent lower on Wednesday tracking weakness in the global market.
The S&P BSE Sensex fell 656.04 points (1.08 per cent) to settle at 60,098.82, while the Nifty 50 declined 174.65 points (0.96 per cent) to end at 17,938.40. Both the indices had opened around 0.5 per cent lower earlier in the day.
On the Sensex pack, Infosys was the top loser of the day followed by Asian Paints, Hindustan Unilever (HUL), Nestle India, Bajaj Finance and Wipro. On the other hand, State Bank of India (SBI), Tata Steel, Maruti Suzuki India, Axis Bank, Tech Mahindra and Mahindra & Mahindra (M&M) were the top gainers.
(with inputs from agencies)