For Quick Alerts
For Daily Alerts

Sensex down 39 points in early trade ahead of RBI review

By Super

Mumbai: The BSE benchmark Sensex today fell over 39 points in early trade, extending losses for the fourth straight session, due to increased selling by funds ahead of RBI's policy review tomorrow amid a weak trend in other Asian markets. The 30-share barometer fell by 39.37 points, or 0.19 per cent, to 19,708.82. The index had lost nearly 555 points in the previous three sessions.

Stocks of banking, FMCG, realty, metal and capital goods sectors were major losers, pulling down the benchmark Sensex. The wide-based National Stock Exchange index, Nifty moved down by 16.19 points, or 0.28 per cent, to 5,869.30. Brokers said selling by funds and other participants ahead of Reserve Bank of


India's monetary policy review to be announced tomorrow and a weak trend in the Asian region, mainly dampened the trading sentiment here. In the Asian region, Hong Kong's Hang Seng index traded lower by 0.51 per cent, Japan's Nikkei Index fell 2.33 per cent, in early trade. The US Dow Jones Industrial Average ended 0.02 per cent higher on Friday.


Read more about: sensex nifty
Company Search
Get Instant News Updates
Notification Settings X
Time Settings
Clear Notification X
Do you want to clear all the notifications from your inbox?
Settings X
We use cookies to ensure that we give you the best experience on our website. This includes cookies from third party social media websites and ad networks. Such third party cookies may track your use on Goodreturns sites for better rendering. Our partners use cookies to ensure we show you advertising that is relevant to you. If you continue without changing your settings, we'll assume that you are happy to receive all cookies on Goodreturns website. However, you can change your cookie settings at any time. Learn more