Sensex down 140 pts at mid-session
Market observers say offloading of positions at higher levels by funds and investors led to a fall in stock prices.india Updated: Jan 04, 2007 14:02 IST
In volatile trading, the BSE Sensex fell by nearly 140 points at mid-session on Thursday after hitting an intra-day record of 14,060.35 points.
The BSE-30 share benchmark index was down by 139.42 points at 13,875.50 on selling by funds in heavyweight stocks.
Similarly, on the wide-based National Stock Exchange, Nifty lost 39.00 points at 3,985.05.
Market observers said offloading of positions at higher levels by funds and investors led to a fall in stock prices.