Market HIGHLIGHTS: Sensex tanks 393 pts from day’s high, Nifty ends below 15,750; RIL share price up over 1%

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© Provided by The Financial Express Barring Nifty IT index, all the sectoral indices settled in deep sea of red. Image: Reuters

Share Market News Today | Sensex, Nifty, Share Prices HIGHLIGHTS: Domestic equity market indices climbed off the morning gains and ended in the red on Wednesday, a day before the weekly options expiry. BSE Sensex eased 393 points from day’s high to end at 52,483, down 67 points or 0.13 per cent. The Nifty50 fell 27 points, or 0.17 per cent, to settle at 15,721. Power Grid Corporation of India, Bajaj Finserv, ICICI Bank, Housing Development Finance Corporation (HDFC), NTPC, HUL, Tata Steel were among top index draggers. On the flip side, gains in Infosys, Reliance Industries Ltd (RIL), Nestle India, Maruti Suzuki, Bharti Airtel capped the losses in the index. Barring Nifty IT index, all the sectoral indices settled in deep sea of red. Nifty IT index gained 0.6 per cent while Nifty Bank fell to 34,772.