Investing.com – India stocks were lower after the close on Tuesday, as losses in the , and sectors led shares lower.
At the close in NSE, the declined 1.00%, while the index fell 0.94%.
The best performers of the session on the were Bharat Petroleum Corp. Ltd. (NS:), which rose 5.06% or 23.80 points to trade at 493.90 at the close. Meanwhile, Indiabulls Housing Finance Ltd (NS:) added 4.57% or 11.70 points to end at 267.60 and Mahindra & Mahindra Ltd. (NS:) was up 1.75% or 9.55 points to 556.70 in late trade.
The worst performers of the session were Yes Bank Ltd (NS:), which fell 22.71% or 9.40 points to trade at 32.00 at the close. Zee Entertainment Enterprises Ltd. (NS:) declined 12.18% or 32.35 points to end at 233.15 and IndusInd Bank Ltd. (NS:) was down 6.18% or 85.50 points to 1298.05.
The top performers on the BSE Sensex 30 were HDFC Bank Ltd (BO:) which rose 1.72% to 1248.50, Mahindra & Mahindra Ltd. (BO:) which was up 1.71% to settle at 556.60 and Maruti Suzuki India Ltd. (BO:) which gained 0.99% to close at 6783.75.
The worst performers were Yes Bank Ltd (BO:) which was down 22.80% to 32.00 in late trade, IndusInd Bank Ltd. (BO:) which lost 6.30% to settle at 1294.60 and State Bank Of India (BO:) which was down 5.50% to 256.00 at the close.
Falling stocks outnumbered advancing ones on the India National Stock Exchange by 1075 to 454 and 98 ended unchanged; on the Bombay Stock Exchange, 1721 fell and 648 advanced, while 135 ended unchanged.
Shares in Bharat Petroleum Corp. Ltd. (NS:) rose to 52-week highs; gaining 5.06% or 23.80 to 493.90. Shares in Yes Bank Ltd (NS:) fell to 5-year lows; down 22.71% or 9.40 to 32.00. Shares in Zee Entertainment Enterprises Ltd. (NS:) fell to 5-year lows; down 12.18% or 32.35 to 233.15. Shares in Yes Bank Ltd (BO:) fell to 5-year lows; losing 22.80% or 9.45 to 32.00.
The , which measures the implied volatility of Nifty 50 options, was up 5.58% to 16.7575.
Gold Futures for December delivery was up 0.17% or 2.45 to $1475.35 a troy ounce. Elsewhere in commodities trading, Crude oil for delivery in November rose 1.11% or 0.60 to hit $54.67 a barrel, while the December Brent oil contract rose 1.11% or 0.66 to trade at $59.91 a barrel.
USD/INR was up 0.63% to 71.085, while EUR/INR rose 0.69% to 77.5150.
The US Dollar Index Futures was up 0.06% at 99.080.
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