Mumbai: The BSE Sensex on Monday lost further by 451 points at 59,194.86 in opening trade, on weak global peers. The Nifty too fell 153.65 pts at 17,604.80.
The sensitive index registered days high and low at 59,402.50 and 59,171.33 points, respectively. The Nifty recorded days high and low at 17,690.05 and 17,593.75 points, respectively.
The Mid Cap dropped by 1.33 per cent and Small Cap by 1.10 per cent. In 30 scrips, 5 advanced while 25 declined.
The losers were Kotak Bank by 2.66 per cent to Rs 1,827.25; Bajaj Finserv by 1.98 per cent to Rs 15,970; Axis Bank by 1.93 per cent to Rs 744.25 and Bajaj finance by 1.81 per cent to Rs 7,169.
The gainers were Hind Unilever by 0.81 per cent to Rs 2,655.50; Reliance Industries by 0.44 per cent to Rs 2,625; ITC by 0.29 per cent to Rs 313.10 and Powergrid by 0.13 per cent to Rs 228.35.