After a considerable measure of battle, the stock market finished lower. The BSE Sensex was down 115.13 points or 0.4 percent at 28071.93, and the NSE Nifty slipped 26.15 points or 0.3 percent at 8516.90. Around 1626 shares have propelled, 1274 shares declined, and 153 shares were unaltered.
Tata Steel, Hindalco, Coal India, SBI and M&M were top gainers in the Sensex. Among the losers were Hero, GAIL, ONGC, Tata Motors and Infosys.
Falling for the second day, gold prices floated by Rs 100 to Rs 25,130 for each 10 gram at the bullion market today, following a debilitating worldwide pattern in the midst of repressed interest from jewelers.
Silver went with the same pattern and lost another Rs 450 at Rs 33,750 for each kg. Merchants said the debilitating worldwide pattern in the midst of hypothesis that the Federal Reserve will raise interest rates as right on time as September kept weight on the precious metal.