NEW DELHI: The S&P BSE Capital Goods index was down in Tuesday’s afternoon session.
Shares of Bharat Electronics (down 4.40 per cent), NBCC (India) (down 3.62 per cent), Thermax (down 1.90 per cent) and Bharat Heavy Electricals (down 1.46 per cent) were trading in the red.
Elgi Equipments (down 1.41 per cent), Kalpataru Power Transmissions (down 1.13 per cent), Larsen & Toubro (down 1.03 per cent) and VGuard Industries (down 0.89 per cent) too were trading lower.
The S&P BSE Capital Goods index was trading 0.79 per cent down at 16,995.40 around 11:52 am.
Benchmark NSE Nifty50 index was down 40.70 points at 11,013.20 while the BSE Sensex was down 83.11 points at 37,319.38.
Among the 50 stocks in the Nifty index, 16 were trading in the green, while 34 were in the red.
Shares of Vodafone Idea, YES Bank, United Spirits, Tata Motors, L&T Fin Holding, Bank of Baroda, SAIL, Ashok Leyland and Adani Power were among the most traded securities on the NSE.
Source: Economic Times