Sensex ends almost 200 points in the red (Second Lead)June 6th, 2008 - 6:04 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, June 6 (IANS) The Indian equities markets closed deep in the red Friday. The 30-share benchmark index of the Bombay Stock Exchange (BSE), the Sensex, opened at 15,914.41 points and touched a high of 15,970.70 before closing at 15,572.18. It went down by 197.54 points or 1.25 percent compared to its closing figure Thursday.
The S&P Nifty index of the National Stock Exchange, which opened at 4,680.55 points, closed at 4,627.80. It went down by 49.15 points or 1.05 percent from its previous close.