Markets remain flat, Sensex down 0.4 percent (Second Lead)February 26th, 2009 - 4:03 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Feb 26 (IANS) Trading remained flat in Indian equities markets Thursday, with a key index ruling 0.4 percent down about 90 minutes before the closing bell.
The 30-scrip Bombay Stock Exchange (BSE) Sensitive Index (Sensex), which opened at 8,905.56 points, was trading at 8,868.02 points, down 0.4 percent or 34.54 points from Wednesday’s close.
The S&P CNX Nifty index of the National Stock Exchange (NSE) was at 2,753.7 points, 0.32 percent lower than its last close of 2,762.5 points.
The BSE midcap index was 0.05 percent higher, while the BSE smallcap index was down 0.74 percent.