Sensex, Nifty step back from record highs; Tata Motors plunges over 6%
Updated : May 21, 2019 01:31 PM IST
Indian benchmark equity indices BSE Sensex and NSE's Nifty50 opened with fresh record highs at opening bell but soon turned negative during the afternoon session on Tuesday.
Nifty FMCG was the best performing sector followed by Nifty Realty, Nifty Pharma while Nifty Media declined the most along with Nifty metal, Nifty auto, Nifty Bank and few others.
Bharti Infratel, Dr Reddy's Laboratories, Reliance Industries, Britannia and Titan were among the major gainers on the Nifty50, whereas Tata Motors, BPCL, Zee Entertainment, Adani Ports and Indian Oil Corporation led losses.