scorecardresearchMarket wrap: Sensex, Nifty fall by a percent; investors lose ₹2 lakh crore

Market wrap: Sensex, Nifty fall by a percent; investors lose 2 lakh crore

Updated: 21 Mar 2022, 04:27 PM IST
TL;DR.
  • Sensex closed 571 points, or 0.99 percent, lower at 57,292.49 while the Nifty finished at 17,117.60, down 169 points, or 0.98 percent.
While the market benchmarks fell by a percent, the second rung mid and small cap indices outperformed. The BSE Midcap index closed 0.68 percent lower but the BSE Smallcap index rose 0.38 percent.

While the market benchmarks fell by a percent, the second rung mid and small cap indices outperformed. The BSE Midcap index closed 0.68 percent lower but the BSE Smallcap index rose 0.38 percent.