The Indian equity markets started off on a positive note today but closed negatively for the day. Buying was seen in Auto, Media and Finance stocks while sellers were dominant in Banking, Pharma, Power and Infra stocks.

Major gainers for the day were: HDFC, Tata Motors, Ultratech, Asian Paint, DLF and Hindustan Uniliver.

Major losers for the day were: Bank of Baroda, IDFC, Ranbaxy, Bhel, Cipla and State Bank of India.