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Share market update: BSE Midcap index dips; LIC Housing slumps 7%

NEW DELHI: The BSE Midcap index was trading in the red in Monday’s morning session.

Shares of LIC Housing Finance (down 7.39 per cent), Glenmark Pharmaceuticals (down 6.92 per cent), NHPC (down 6.17 per cent), Sun TV Network (down 4.98 per cent), NBCC (India) (down 4.38 per cent), Reliance Communications (down 4.29 per cent), Reliance Capital (down 4.25 per cent), Tata Global Beverages (down 4.08 per cent), Aditya Birla Capital Ltd (down 3.78 per cent), Bharat Heavy Electricals (down 3.73 per cent), Indraprastha Gas (down 3.57 per cent), NAM-INDIA (down 3.52 per cent), Varroc Engineering (down 3.49 per cent), Steel Authority of India (down 3.3 per cent), Tata Power Company (down 3.26 per cent), Indian Bank (down 3.12 per cent), Castrol India (down 3.07 per cent), Bank of India (down 2.94 per cent), Canara Bank (down 2.83 per cent) and Federal Bank (down 2.81 per cent) were the top losers in the index.

The S&P BSE MidCap index was trading 0.83 per cent down at 15531.78 around 02:20 pm.

Benchmark NSE Nifty50 index was down 64.75 points at 12,048.70, while the BSE Sensex was down 183.85 points at 41,073.89.

Among the 50 stocks in the Nifty index, 13 were trading in the green, while 36 were in the red.

Shares of Vodafone Idea, YES Bank, LIC Housing Fin, SAIL, SBI, Tata Motors, ONGC, PNB and BHEL were among the most traded shares on the NSE.

Source: Economic Times