Indian shares end lower; banks, Infosys drag
MUMBAI, Oct 10 (Reuters) - Indian shares provisionally ended lower on Wednesday led by a fall in banking stocks including ICICI Bank
, and as sentiment was also hit by Standard & Poor's remarks that the country still faced the risk of a rating downgrade.
ICICI Bank fell 0.95 percent while State Bank of India
fell 2.7 percent.
Ahead of corporate earnings on Friday, Infosys
fell 1.82 percent while HDFC Bank
fell 1.29 percent. The BSE index fell 0.92 percent, while the 50-share NSE index also lost 0.92 percent.
(Reporting by Manoj Dharra; Editing by Gopakumar Warrier)
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