Extending losses for the third straight day, the NSE Nifty fell by over 58 points due to continued selling in some key sectors.
Adani Ports and Special Economic Zone (APSEZ) today reported 19.9 per cent decline in consolidated profit at Rs 940.4 crore for the quarter ended on March 31, 2018.
Healthy buying in oil and gas, banking and auto stocks, coupled with broadly positive global cues, lifted the key Indian equity indices.
The 30-share index moved higher by 110.13 points, or 0.32 per cent, to 34,505.19.
Adani Ports and Special Economic Zone said it has entered into a pact with Indian Oil Corporation to provide LNG regasification services at its import terminal in Odisha.
Sensex started the week at 33,030.87 and hovered between 33,697.51 and 32,972.56 before finishing the week at 33,626.97, showing a gain of 658.29 or 1.99%.
The 30-share index was trading 100.30 points, or 0.30 per cent, lower at 33,075.70 at 1200 hrs.
A huge sell-off across all sectors dragged the equity markets further into the negative territory during afternoon session, with the BSE Sensex shedding over 500 points.
The benchmark Sensex ended lower by 0.84 per cent or 281 points at 33,033.56, breaking its two-session gaining spree following a fall in heavyweights.
Negative global cues on the back of prevailing geo-political tensions, coupled with heavy selling pressure in index heavyweights like Adani Ports, Tata Steel and L&T.
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