Share/Stock Highlights: The benchmark equity indices on BSE and National Stock Exchange (NSE) erased their day’s gains and ended with marginal losses on Friday big private banks.
The S&P BSE Sensex slipped 76.71 points (0.13 per cent) to end at 57,200.23 while the Nifty 50 dipped 8.20 points (0.05 per cent) to settle at 17,101.95. Both the indices had opened around 1 per cent higher earlier in the day and traded in the green for the bulk of session before giving it up and slipping in the red in late afternoon trade.
On the Sensex pack, Maruti Suzuki India was the top loser of the day slipping 3 per cent followed by Tech Mahindra, Power Grid Corporation of India, ICICI Bank, Axis Bank and State Bank of India (SBI). On the other hand, NTPC, Sun Pharmaceutical Industries, IndusInd Bank, Mahindra and Mahindra (M&M), Wipro and ITC were the top gainers.
(with inputs from agencies)