Track Share Market Highlights: After opening lower, the stock markets- Sensex and Nifty extended losses in the afternoon trade on Thursday. The Sensex closed 158 points down at 35,876.22 while the Nifty ended 47 points down at 10,746.05. Yes Bank shares closed 32% higher at Rs 222.75, after the private sector lender said RBI has not found any divergence in the asset classification and provisioning done during 2017-18. ONGC share price slumped by more than 4% to Rs 128.05 in the morning trade, to emerge among the biggest Sensex losers.
Asian stock markets started in a cautious mood on Thursday as investors hoped for progress in the latest Sino-U.S. tariff talks while bracing for China trade data that are expected to show further falls in both exports and imports.
There was some hope another U.S. government shutdown would be averted as President Donald Trump edged toward backing a deal in Congress on funding for a border barrier, Reuters reported. We bring to you LIVE updates.