Sensex down by 56 points

Sensex down by 56 points

Agency News

The BSE Sensex on Thursday slipped by 56 points at 35,608 in opening session on profit booking by local operators at higher levels.

The Nifty too declined by 16 points at 10,753.90. The sectoral indices like Materials, Health Care, IT and Technology pushed the sensex down in early trade.

In scrips, Infosys, Tata Motors, VEDL and Tata Motors DVR too lost in early trade. Though, the Sensex opened higher by 58 points to open at 35,703.17, it tumbled down immediately. Even, Nifty too opened up by 17 points to 10,786.05, but it also dropped later. It registered intraday high and low at 35,748.26 and 35,556.05 respectively.

The losers were Infosys by 4.02 pc to Rs 1,290.60, Tata Motors by 2.70 pc to Rs 259.80, VEDL by 2.59 pc to Rs 222.25 and Tata MotorsDVR by 2.03 pc to Rs 154.40.The gainers were Yes Bank by 2.56 pc to Rs 344.10, Reliance Industries by 1.74 pc to Rs 1007.25 and ITC by 1.21 pc to Rs 267.65. UNI