Stock market update: Nifty IT index falls 0.23% – Economic Times

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NEW DELHI: The Nifty IT index closed on a negative note on Thursday.

Shares of Coforge(up 2.18 per cent), L&T Technology(up 0.9 per cent), Mindtree(up 0.5 per cent), Larsen & Toubro Infotech(up 0.47 per cent) and Tata Consultancy(up 0.21 per cent) ended the day as top gainers in the pack.

On the other hand, Tech Mahindra(down 1.11 per cent), MPhasis(down 0.79 per cent), Wipro(down 0.7 per cent), Infosys(down 0.68 per cent) and HCL Technologies(down 0.37 per cent) finished as the top losers of the day.

The Nifty IT index closed 0.23 per cent down at 26782.65.

Benchmark NSE Nifty50 index ended down 88.55 points at 17629.8, while the BSE Sensex stood down 337.06 points at 59119.72.

Among the 50 stocks in the Nifty index, 22 ended in the green, while 28 closed in the red.

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