Sensex 29182.95 -498.82 -1.68%
Nifty 8808.9 -143.45 -1.6%
The rupee hit a three-week low on Friday.
The partially convertible rupee closed at 55.06/07 per dollar.
Finally, BSE Sensex closed at 19242, down 212 points over the previous close. It hit an intra-day day high of 19394 and a day's low of 19221. It opened at 19394.
The NSE Nifty closed at 5,848, down 69 points over the previous close. It hit an intra-day’s high of 5,888 and a day’s low of 5841. It opened at 5,888.
India Infoline News Service / 09:04, Jan 22, 2015
The outlook is a flat start. The market will look to scale to new peaks though not much effort is needed for the same. HUL saw a rally and short-covering may have pulled it up further. Speculation is on that its parent will raise stake through an open offer. After the cooling in oil prices, Cairn results will be in focus.