BSE Sensex dips on concerns
The BSE Sensex fell 0.51 percent on Thursday as major scrips fell on unfavourable reports, damping sentiment.
The 30-share benchmark index ended 102.83 points lower at 19,981.57 with 21 of its components closing in the red.
The broader 50-share National Stock Exchange (NSE) Nifty index ended 0.58 percent or 34.95 points lower at 6,019.35 on Thursday.
Prominent firms like Reliance Industries, Reliance Communications, Housing Development and Infrastructure Ltd and Tata Motors fell on worrying reports.
Meanwhile in the New Delhi bullion market, gold fell by Rs 95 to Rs 31,290 per 10 grams while silver moved down by Rs 350 to Rs 59,400 per kg.