Indian equities end tad lower amid weak sentiments (Third Lead)January 13th, 2009 - 5:36 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Jan 13 (IANS) Indian equities which remained weak during most of Tuesday made a slight recovery as trading drew helping a key index to end the day with a marginal loss of 0.31 percent over its previous close.The sensitive index (Sensex) of the Bombay Stock Exchange (BSE) was down 0.31 percent or 28.02 points at 9,082.03 points at closing bell. The index had opened lower at 9,042.36 points, compared with Monday’s close of 9,110.05 points.
The broader S&P CNX Nifty of the National Stock Exchange (NSE) also slipped into the red to end trade at 2,744 points, or 1.02 percent lower.
Other market indices like the BSE’s midcap index lost 1.33 percent, while the smallcap index shed 1.47 percent.