BSE closes 66.51 points down on Oct 19

Trading at the Bombay Stock Exchange today closed 66.51 points down to stand at 27,984.37. At the National Stock Exchange the Nifty closed 18.80 points downs to stand at 8,659.10. Edelweiss Financial Services Ltd and NLC India Ltd were among the top gainers of group A with an increase of 6.41 percent and 4.82 percent along with Gujarat State Fertilizers and Chemicals Ltd. and Tata Chemicals Ltd with an increase of 4.81 percent 4.81 percent respectively while the top losers of group A Havells India Ltd. and Petronet Lng Ltd with a decrease of 4.78 percent and 4.30 percent along with Apollo tyres LTD. and Ceat Ltd with a decrease of 3.48 percent and 3.29 percent the close of the markets. The Auto sector is down at 120.68 points at 22240.41 while the Banking sector is down at 115.87 points at 22227.28 and the Realty sector is down at 14.05 points at 1523.20. The Indian currency is 0.04 % down with Rs 66.69 per dollar.