India stocks lower at close of trade; Nifty 50 down 1.77%

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© Reuters. India stocks lower at close of trade; Nifty 50 down 1.77%

Investing.com – India stocks were lower after the close on Friday, as losses in the , and sectors led shares lower.

At the close in NSE, the lost 1.77%, while the index declined 1.98%.

The best performers of the session on the were Oil And Natural Gas Corporation Ltd (NS:), which rose 3.94% or 4.10 points to trade at 108.15 at the close. Meanwhile, Coal India Ltd (NS:) added 3.90% or 5.00 points to end at 133.05 and Divi’s Laboratories Ltd.

(NS:) was up 3.87% or 151.50 points to 4062.35 in late trade.

The worst performers of the session were Housing Development Finance Corporation Ltd (NS:), which fell 4.68% or 118.75 points to trade at 2420.10 at the close. HDFC Bank Ltd (NS:) declined 4.09% or 60.20 points to end at 1412.30 and ICICI Bank Ltd (NS:) was down 3.37% or 20.95 points to 600.50.

The top performers on the BSE Sensex 30 were Oil And Natural Gas Corporation Ltd (BO:) which rose 4.32% to 108.55, Sun Pharmaceutical Industries Ltd. (BO:) which was up 1.57% to settle at 654.70

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