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Sensex, Nifty slip on profit-booking; energy firms gain
July 4, 2017 / 7:19 AM / 4 months ago

Sensex, Nifty slip on profit-booking; energy firms gain

(Reuters) - Indian shares snapped a three-session winning streak to end slightly lower on Tuesday as investors booked profits in recent outperformers such as ITC Ltd, but energy shares rose on lower global oil prices.

A broker reacts while trading at his computer terminal at a stock brokerage firm in Mumbai, November 9, 2016. REUTERS/Danish Siddiqui/Files

The benchmark BSE Sensex fell 0.04 percent to 31,209.79, while the broader NSE Nifty ended 0.02 percent lower at 9,613.30.

Cigarette maker ITC Ltd, which hit a record high on Monday, ended 1.5 percent lower, while Reliance Industries Ltd rose nearly 3 percent.

Reporting by Vishal Sridhar in Bengaluru; Editing by Biju Dwarakanath

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