Investor sentiments were subdued in the Indian equity markets and a barometer index provisionally closed in the red on Tuesday, in the wake of the Greeks having rejected a new bailout package through a referendum.
The sensitive index (Sensex) of the Bombay Stock Exchange (BSE) provisionally closed flat — some 37 points or 0.13 percent down in the day’s trade.
The wider 50-scrip Nifty of the National Stock Exchange (NSE) also closed in the negative terrain on Tuesday. It closed 11.35 points or 0.13 percent down at 8,510.80 points.
The 30-scrip S&P BSE Sensex, which opened at 28,220.11 points, provisionally closed at 28,171.69 points (at 3.30 p.m.), down 37.07 points or 0.13 percent from its previous day’s close at 28,208.76 points.
The Sensex touched a high of 28,335.23 points and a low of 28,084.36 points in the intra-day trade. (IANS)