BSE Sensex harshly stumbles 1.82% as trading downgrade witnessed today

The BSE Sensex lost 315.69 points or 1.82% to settle at 16,990.18, its lowest closing level since 10 June 2010. The Sensex lost 546.42 points at the day's low of 16,759.45 in morning trade. The index fell 58 points at the day's high of 17,247.87 in afternoon trade.

The S&P CNX Nifty was down 92.75 points or 1.78% to 5,118.50, its lowest closing level since 10 June 2010. The Nifty hit a low of 5,054.05 in intraday trade. The Nifty hit a high of 5,204.20 in intraday trade.

The BSE Mid-Cap index fell 1.52% and outperformed the Sensex and the BSE Small-Cap index dropped 2.23% and underperformed the Sensex.

The total turnover on BSE amounted to Rs 2980 crore, lower than Rs 3364.70 crore on Friday. 5 August 2011.

Market Breadth:

Positive 672 Negative 2196 Unchanged 78
From the 30 share Sensex pack, 24 fell and rest rose.