Domestic markets end flat; IT stocks among top losers
Nifty Bank was up 39 points at 18,043.10. Punjab National Bank was among the top gainer at Rs. 117.30 up 2.94%. Other PSU gainers were Bank of Baroda and State Bank of India both marginally up at Rs. 160.80 and Rs. 223.60. While private gainers were Axis Bank rising by 1.70% at Rs. 543.80, ICICI Bank up by 0.58% at Rs. 246.40 and HDFC Bank trading flat at Rs. 1,167.20. However, IndusInd Bank, Yes Bank and Kotak Mahindra Bank were negative on the morning session.
Top losers on BSE were, NTPC dipping by 1.21% at Rs. 150.75 and Infosys at Rs. 1,161.95 down by 1.15%. Other noticeable losers were Larsen & Tourbo at Rs. 1,561 (0.87%), Wipro at Rs. 558.85 (0.59%), Tata Consultancy Service at Rs. 2,469.25 (0.54%), Maruti Suzuki at Rs. 4,149.90 (0.49%).