The stock market started the day trading with a new high today but soon came under pressure. The BSE 30-share benchmark Sensex opened 208.01 points higher at 60,285.89 on Tuesday.
At the same time, the National Stock Exchange’s Nifty at 17,906.45 Open and beginner The Sensex lost 10 points to 17,844, while the Sensex fell 95.18 points to close at 59,982.70.
Coal India topped the list of Nifty’s top gainers in early trade. The other stocks were State Bank, Hindustan Unilever, NTPC and ONGC. HCL Tech, Infosys, Tech Mahindra, Cipla and Wipro were among the top losers. At the start of trading, 31 Nifty 50 stocks were trading on the green and 19 on the red.