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Capital Goods Index drops

June 23, 2010

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The BSE Capital Goods Index ended 1.3 percent lower on Wednesday while most of the other indices ended the day in green.

The big names that led the fall were L&T, which ended 3 percent lower, Havells India, which dropped 1 percent, and Thermax, which slipped 1.8 percent.

However Jyoti Structures and Elecon Engineering posted gains of over 2 percent each.

For the year, the index has posted gains of over 2 percent. Do you think it will touch new highs?

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