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Share market update: Bank shares gain; Bank of Baroda rises 1%

NEW DELHI: Bank shares were trading with gains in Wednesday’s morning session.

Shares of Bank of Baroda (up 1.43 per cent) , ICICI Bank Ltd. (up 1.43 per cent) , IDFC First Bank Ltd. (up 1.22 per cent) and Punjab National Bank (up 1.03 per cent) were trading higher.

RBL Bank Ltd. (up 0.97 per cent) , Axis Bank Ltd. (up 0.85 per cent) , Federal Bank Ltd. (up 0.58 per cent) and State Bank of India (up 0.37 per cent) were among the top gainers.

The Nifty Bank index was trading 0.29 per cent up at 31,706.55 around 09:53 am.

Benchmark NSE Nifty50 index was up 10.35 points at 12,004.55, while the BSE Sensex was up 39.49 points at 40,714.94.

Among the 50 stocks in the Nifty index, 29 were trading in the green, while 21 were in the red.

Shares of Vodafone Idea, YES Bank, Bharti Infratel, PNB, Tata Motors, SAIL, SBI, Federal Bank and ZEEL were among the most traded shares on the NSE.

Source: Economic Times