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Sensex closes below 9,000
June 14, 2006 10:34 IST
Last Updated: June 14, 2006 17:36 IST
The markets had a fairly volatile session, it opened in the positive terrain but slipped in the red as profit booking set in. During noon trades, the Sensex slipped below the 8800 level and the Nifty slipped below the 2600 mark. The Sensex closed with a loss of 133 points at 8929. The Nifty closed down 30 points at 2633.
The CNX Midcap closed with a loss of 90 points.
The BSE Sensex closed at 8,929.44 down 133 points.
Sensex closes below 9,000 for first time since Dec 8, 05
Sensex down 133 points at 8929.44; swings 588 points intra-day
Nifty down 30.5 points at 2632.8; swings 172 points intra-day
BSE IT Index down 4.7%; Infosys down 6%, TSC down 5.28%
BSE Metal Index down 2.3%; Sterlite down 7%, Hindalco down 3.7%
CNX Midcap Index down 3% at 3335.40
BEML down 8.79%, Matrix down 8.46%, TVS Motor down 8.1%
Nifty futures turn into premium; up 15 to spot
NSE Advance Decline ratio at 2:9
Total Market wide turnover at Rs 32776.67 Vs Rs 27443.26 cr a day ago
Capital goods stocks like Alfa Laval, BEML, Greaves Cotton, Ingersoll Rand and ABB also slipped. The BSE Capital Goods Index ended down 2.16% at 5,770.98.
Metal stocks like Sterlite Ind, JSW Steel, Jindal Steel, Tata Steel and Hind Zinc closed lower. The BSE Metal Index closed at 6,512.80, down 2.36%.
Auto stocks like TVS Motor, Cummins, Sundaram-Clayto, Tube Investment and Tata Motors closed low. The BSE Auto Index closed at 4,029.08, down 1.13%.
Technology stocks like Mphasis BFL, I-Flex Solution, Infosys, TCS, Moser Baer and HCL Info also plummeted. The BSE IT Index dropped 4.7% to end at 3,043.53.
FMCG stocks like Tata Tea, Nestle, McDowell, P&G, Shaw Wallace also ended in red. The BSE FMCG Index closed at 1,593.80, down 0.89%.
The BSE Consumer Durables Index witnessed a of 1.99% to close at 2,426.23 due to Samtel Color, Titan Industries, Su-Raj Diamonds and BPL.
Oil stocks including Kochi Refin, HPCL, BPCLand IOC gained. The BSE Oil & Gas Index ended at 4,415.90, up 0.39%.
The NSE cash turnover was at Rs 6828.27 crore and the NSE F&O turnover was at Rs 22948.05 crore. The BSE cash turnover was Rs 3000.35 crore. Total market wide turnover was at Rs 32776.67 crore versus Rs 27443.26 cr yesterday.
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