Mumbai: The BSE Sensex on Thursday slipped by 167.36 pts to settle at 49,624.76
on selling in Realty, Telecom, Metal and Materials stocks.
The Nifty too fell by 54.35 pts to 14,590.35.
High volatility was witnessed during the day, as the BSE sensex was on top, touching 50K level to 50,096.57 up by 304 pts in opening trade. During the day it was rallied by 390 pts to 50,184, days high.
Later, it went in red and tumbled down nearly 394 pts to 49,398.86, days low before closing at 49,624.76, down by 167.36 pts from its previous close.
The sensex registered days high and low at 50,184.01 and 49,398.86 pts respectively.
The Nifty recorded days high and low at 14,753.55 and 14,517.25 pts respectively.
The sectoral indices like Realty, Telecom, Metal, Health Care and Materials dragged the market.
The Mid Cap fell by 0.88 pc and Small Cap by 0.68 pc.
In 30 scrips, 9 advanced while 21 declined.