Market ends flat amid volatility
Markets ended flat ahead of January F&O contracts expiry tomorrow. Markets closed flat with a slight negative bias after a volatile session that saw key benchmark indices move in a narrow range.
The 30-share Sensex closed 36 points lower at 20,647 levels and the 50-unit Nifty closed down 6 points at 6,126 levels. BSE mid-cap ended 0.1% higher and small-cap indices was down 0.2%.
The rupee continued to trade firm against the US dollar tracking gains in stock markets.
The Indian currency was trading at Rs 62.34 compared with previous close of Rs 62.52 per dollar. The rupee is seen trading range bound ahead of outcome of FOMC meet.