Equities extend losses; Sensex down 380 points in early trade
Mumbai, January 19, 2022
The 30-scrip BSE Sensitive Index (Sensex) and broader 50-scrip NSE Nifty extended their losses from the previous session and traded in the red on Wednesday.
At 10.30 a.m., the Sensex traded at 60,368 points, down 0.6 per cent from the previous close of 60,75 points. It opened at 60,845 points.
Nifty traded at 18,013 points, down 0.6 per cent from the previous close of 18,113 points. It opened at 18,129 points.
Asian Paints, Ultratech Cement, Adani Ports, Tata Consumers, and Shree Cement were some of the top losers, NSE data showed.
Top gainers during the early trade were ONGC, Coal India, UPL, Tata Steel, and Bajaj Auto.