Stocks and oil fell even though secure-haven gold rose on Monday as the loss of life toll from a coronavirus outbreak surpassed the SARS epidemic, elevating alarm bells about its severity, Reuters claimed.
On Friday, the S&P BSE Sensex currently slipped 164 factors or .4 for each cent to settle at 41,142, even though the broader Nifty50 index ended at 12,086, down fifty one.55 factors or .42 for each cent.
GAIL, Indiabulls Realty, MRF, and Nalco are amid the 230 companies that are scheduled to report their December quarter numbers currently.
In the early trade, SGX Nifty was at 12,065 level, down 19 factors or .sixteen for each cent, indicating a muted start for the indices.
(With inputs from Reuters)