BSE Sensex, NSE Nifty, Market Top Gainers, Market Top Losers, Gold price on March 03, 2014
Tue Mar 04 2014, 12:03 hrs
After rising over 583 points in previous five sessions,the Sensex slipped about 173 points lower and ended below the 21,000 mark at 20,946.65, down 0.82 per cent.
Indian benchmark indices on Monday fell for the first time in six days on rising concerns over weak domestic economic growth and a global market meltdown on fears of an imminent war between Russia and Ukraine.
It was a tough week for Indian shares as the BSE Sensex fell nearly 3 per cent and the Nifty lost 3.3 per cent as U.S. Federal Reserve chief Ben Bernankes suggestion that stimulus measures may be scaled back at one of their next few meetings dented sentiment.
Gold prices fell by Rs 200 to Rs 31,100 per ten grams in the national capital today on sustained selling by stockists and weak global cues.