Sensex down by 261 points

Published by Metro India News Online on April 27, 2015 18:55:37 PM

The Sensex on Monday plummeted to end down by 260.95 point at a new three-and-a-half months’ low of 27,176.99. The fall can be attributed to sustained capital outflows and disappointing March quarter earnings till now.

It opened at 27,565.49 and touched a high of 27,567.28 and low of 27,141.55, during the intra-day trade.

The Nifty also dipped by 91.45 points to end at 8,213.80. It opened at 8,330.55 and witnessed a high of 8,334.45 and a low of 8,202.35, during the intra-day trade.

Meanwhile, the rupee ended stronger at 63.48/49 against dollar compared to Friday's close of 63.56.