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Mumbai: The stalemate over the Greek debt crisis subdued investor sentiments and led a benchmark index of the Indian equities markets to provisionally close in the red today.

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The 30-scrip sensitive index (Sensex) of the Bombay Stock Exchange (BSE) provisionally closed the day’s trade more than 90 points down.

The wider 50-scrip Nifty of the National Stock Exchange (NSE) also provisionally closed marginally down. It closed the day’s trade 16 points or 0.19 per cent at 8,382 points.

The Sensex of the S&P BSE, which opened at 27,880.72 points, closed the day’s trade at 27,803.27 points (at 3.30 p.m.), down 92.70 points or 0.33 per cent from the previous day’s close at 27,895.97 points.

The Sensex touched a high of 27,912.86 points and a low of 27,675.16 in the intra-day trade.

(IANS)

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Hike in Oil Price, Inflationary Fears Subdue Indian Equity Indices

The index toppers were Yes Bank, Vedanta, Tata Motors, NTPC and Mahindra & Mahindra.

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High crude oil prices and fears of a rise in core inflation subdued the key Indian equity indices on Friday.

According to market observes, crude oil at $67 per barrel and caution over a likely rise in core inflation pointed out in the Reserve Bank of India (RBI)’s latest minutes of the monetary policy committee meet kept investors away.

The S&P BSE Sensex closed 26.87 points or 0.07 per cent lower at 35,871.48, while the broader NSE Nifty50 ended flat at 10,791.65.

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The S&P BSE Sensex closed 26.87 points or 0.07 per cent lower at 35,871.48, while the broader NSE Nifty50 ended flat at 10,791.65. VOA

“Market turned range-bound after the release of RBI minutes which hints at elevated core inflation and threat of global growth slowdown,” said Vinod Nair, Head of Research, Geojit Financial Services.

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“Inflow of domestic funds to market remains positive, while tepid reaction from FIIs and lack of major triggers are impacting investors’ sentiments.”

The index toppers were Yes Bank, Vedanta, Tata Motors, NTPC and Mahindra & Mahindra, and the laggards were Kotak Mahindra Bank, HDFC Bank, Reliance Industries, IndusInd Bank and Bajaj Finance. (IANS)

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