Sensex moves up from intra-day lows, closes 25 points down (Lead)

January 21st, 2011 - 5:14 pm ICT by IANS  

Sensex Mumbai Jan 21 (IANS) A benchmark index for an Indian equities market Friday pared some of its intra-day lows to close a tepid day about 25 points lower.The 30-scrip sensitive index (Sensex) of the Bombay Stock Exchange (BSE), which opened at 19,007.08 points, closed at 19,021.46 points (provisional) — 25.08 points or 0.13 percent down from its previous close at 19,046.54 points.

The 50-scrip S&P CNX Nifty of the National Stock Exchange ended at 5,695.95 points, 15.65 points or 0.27 percent lower.

Broader markets nudged higher with the BSE midcap index closing 0.25 percent up and the BSE smallcap index ending 0.47 percent higher.

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