Post Session: Sensex, Nifty end marginally l..
(21-Apr-17 04:08 Hrs IST)
The Indian equities ended tad lower in choppy trade on Friday, paring early gains in second half of trading session, weighed down by hefty selling across FMCG, healthcare, metal and banking stocks, undermining firm cues from Asian peers. Globally, Asian markets ended higher amid renewed optimism over US President Donald Trump's tax reform plans. HDFC rose over 2 per cent after private sector lender reported a 18.3 per cent growth in its net profit at Rs 3,990.10 crore during the January-March quarter of 2017-18, helped by increase in other income an..