new Delhi. Today the stock market has seen a decline. This decline has seen a rise of 23 paise against the rupee. The Bombay Stock Exchange’s major index Sensex lost 172.61 points to close at 39749.85 points. Whereas the National Stock Exchange’s major index Nifty 50 has fallen by 58.80 points to close at 11670.80 points. BSE Smallcap 82.67, BSE Mid-cap 1.78 and CNX Midcap closed down by 73.60 points.
Fall in sectoral index
Today the sectoral index has seen a decline. BSE Auto has seen a decline of 169.29 points. Bank Exchange closed at 89.19 and Bank Nifty declined by 140.50 points. Capital Goods 308.68, Consumer durables has seen a big drop of 429.91 points. While both BSE FMCG and BSE Healthcare have lost 113.13 and 147.88 points respectively.
Rising and falling shares
Talking about the first declining stocks, L&T shares closed down by 4.92 per cent. Titan Company closed with a decline of 3.19 percent. Shares of Adani Ports & SEZ and ONGC lost up to 3% today. While Tata Motors shares fell by 2 per cent. On the other hand, Asian Paints shares gained 3.05 per cent. While Ultra Tech Cement shares closed up 2.41 per cent. Shree Cements, HCL Technology, and Kotak Mahindra Bank have seen gains of over 1 per cent.