Stock market update: Sugar stocks down as market falls

NEW DELHI: Sugar shares closed higher in the Wednesday’s session.

stood among the top gainers.

& Chemicals(down 7.87%), Balrampur Chini Mills(down 6.11%), Shree Renuka Sugars(down 5.49%), K.M.Sugar Mills(down 4.67%), Dwarikesh Sugar Industries(down 4.20%), Mawana Sugars(down 3.72%), MAGADHSUGAR(down 3.58%), & Industries(down 3.46%), Simbhaoli Sugars(down 3.25%) and DCM Shriram Industries(down 3.12%) were among the top losers of the day.

The NSE Nifty50 index ended 9.65 points up at 17534.75, while the 30-share BSE Sensex closed down 35.78 points at 58817.29.

Hindalco Industries(up 4.44%), UPL Ltd(up 2.16%), Coal India(up 2.07%),

Enterprises(up 2.03%), Tata Steel(up 1.87%), Tata Motors(up 1.56%), Bharti Airtel(up 1.55%), ICICI Bank(up 1.41%), Larsen & Toubro(up 1.39%) and Hero MotoCorp(up 1.37%) stood among the top gainers in the Nifty pack.

On the other hand, Bajaj Finance(down 2.63%), NTPC(down 2.29%), Oil & Natural Gas Corporation(down 1.98%), HCL Technologies(down 1.45%), Adani Ports & Special Economic Zone(down 1.38%), Asian Paints(down 1.35%), Wipro(down 1.31%), UltraTech Cement(down 1.23%), State Bank of India(down 1.1%) and Infosys(down 1.05%) closed in the red.