Indian stocks close the weekly trade with losses
Indian stocks edged lower after the trading closure. The mining and the financial sectors were the biggest detractors.
By the time the bell rang, Nifty 50 lost 0.74%. At the same time, BSE Sensex dropped 0.84%.
Zee Entertainment saw the biggest gains the trading session, gaining 7.11% and trading at 164.90 by the end of the day. Mahindra & Mahindra went up 4.43% and stood at 426.40. Cipla added 3.31% and reached 637.
AXIS Bank suffered the biggest losses of the day, losing 5.21% and closed at 338.60. HDFC lost 5.10% and reached 1515.85. Bajaj Finserv tumbled 4.61% and reached 4330.
There were 900 falling stocks on the National Exchange. 572 stocks ended the day with gains and 102 remained flat.