6:00 PM Mumbai – Sensex in Mumbai trading declined to a 6-1/2 months low and foreign investors book profit. In 2015, the benchmark index declined 3.3%. Greaves Cotton profit plunged 54%. IIFL Holdings net and revenues surged. KEC International net soared 83%. Sintex Industries net climbed 23%.
Sensex in Mumbai declined to a 6-1/2 months low as land bill struggles in parliament and foreign investors book profit.
Rupee weakened 69 paisa 64.23.
The Sensex Index slipped 118.26 or 0.4% to close at 26,599.11. The CNX Nifty decreased 39.70 or 0.5% to 8,057.30.
In 2015, the Sensex is down 3.3%.
Gainers & Losers
Force Motors Limited
rose 0.9% to ₹1,584 after the automaker said net in the fourth-quarter increased 3.2% to ₹46.28 crore.
Total sales in the quarter climbed 19.9% to ₹724.64 crore.
Greaves Cotton Limited
increased 1.8% to ₹134.85 after the farm equipment operator said net in the quarter plunged 54% to ₹23.74 crore.
Total revenues in the quarter declined 15.5% to ₹404.70 crore.
IIFL Holdings Limited
soared 6.3% to ₹185.10 after the financial services provider said net in the fourth-quarter surged 62.2% to ₹132 crore.
Total revenues in the quarter climbed 34% to ₹1,057 crore.
KEC International Limited
advanced 2.9% to ₹98.60 after the infrastructure developer said net profit in the fourth-quarter soared 83% to ₹62.89 crore.
Net sales in the quarter jumped 15.9% to ₹2,521 crore.
Sintex Industries Limited
dropped 5% to ₹104.40 after the plastics and textile products provider said net in the fourth-quarter climbed 22.71% to ₹197.78 crore.
Net sales in the quarter jumped 9.34% to ₹2,168.15 crore.
Shemaroo Entertainment Ltd
climbed 5.1% to ₹205.20 after the movie video distributor said net profit in the fourth-quarter soared 81.65% to ₹12.77 crore.
Net sales in the quarter climbed 64.68% to ₹86.82 crore.
Triveni Turbine Limited
dropped 2.5% to ₹115.10 after the steam turbine maker said net in the fourth-quarter soared 52.5% to ₹29.39 crore.
Net revenues in the quarter surged 55.1% to ₹211.83 crore.