Money on the markets
A maturing market amid the mayhem
After a relatively lacklustre morning session, the stock market slipped during the last few hours of trade on Tuesday. The benchmark index closed at 8427, down 2.09 percent.
Reliance Industries, which has the heaviest weightage in the Sensex, led the slide and ended with losses of 2.1 percent.
All sectoral indices closed in the negative territory. The consumer durables index was down 3.1 percent while the banking index slipped 2.1 percent.