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Sensex was trading around 38,109 levels and the Nifty50 index hovered around the 11,250-mark.
Domestic stock markets were trading with 0.4 per cent gains in the afternoon deals on Wednesday.
Sensex was trading around 38,109 levels and the Nifty50 index hovered around the 11,250-mark. Tata Steel (down 2.5%) was the top Sensex laggard, followed by Power Grid and NTPC (both down over 1%).
Broader indices underperformed the benchmarks as Nifty Smallcap100 and Nifty Midcap100 trading marginally lower.
The currency snapped a two-day losing streak today, ending the session with modest gains. The rupee ended at 73.76 against the U.S. Dollar, as compared to Tuesday's close of 73.85.
(With inputs from agencies)