Benchmark indices ended lower in the highly volatile market on May 4 dragged by the pharma, metal and auto names.
At close, the Sensex was down 465.01 points or 0.95% at 48253.51, and the Nifty was down 137.70 points or 0.94% at 14496.50. About 1374 shares have advanced, 1534 shares declined, and 169 shares are unchanged.
Tata Consumer Products, Cipla, Dr Reddy’s Labs, Divis Labs and Reliance Industries were among the top losers on the Nifty. Gainers included SBI Life Insurance, ONGC, BPCL, Bajaj Finance and Adani Ports.
Except PSU Bank all other sectoral indices ended in the red. BSE Midcap and Smallcap indices ended in the red.
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