The market has ended lower once again. The Sensex ended below 24000 for first time since May 2014. The 30-share index was down 99.83 points or 0.4 percent at 23962.21 and the Nifty slipped 32.50 points or 0.4 percent at 7276.80. About 1289 shares advanced, 1301 shares declined and 184 shares were unchanged.
Axis Bank, Tata Steel, Wipro, SBI and Infosys were top gainers while Tata Motors, Dr Reddy's Labs, Maruti, Coal India and ONGC were losers in the Sensex.