Mumbai, Nov 27 (UNI) The BSE Sensex on Friday fell by 110.02 pts to settle at 44,149.72 on profit booking by local operators at higher level.
The Nifty of national stock exchange too eased by 18.05 pts at 12,968.95.
The equity market remained volatile on Friday.
Registering huge gain of 431 pts on Thursday, the sensex opened higher by 66 pts to 44,325.93. It surged by 148 pts to 44,407.28, days high.
In late trade, it dropped 264 pts to 43,995.41, days low before closing at 44,149.72, sliding by 110.92 pts from its previous close.
The sensex registered days high and low at 44,407.28 and 43,995.41 pts respectively.
The Nifty recorded days high and low at 13,035.30 and 12,914.30 pts respectively.
The sectoral indices like Energy, Telecom, IT and Technology stocks dragged the market. The scrips that declined were Nestle India, Powergrid, ONGC, HCL Technologies and M& M.
However, buying in Consumer Durable, Realty, Auto and Utilities capped from further losses, broker informed.
The Mid Cap rose by 1.91 pc and Small Cap by 2.40 pc.
In 30 scrips, 9 advanced while 21 declined.