NEW DELHI: FMCG shares were trading higher in Thursday’s morning session.
Shares of Emami (up 1.91 per cent), P & G Hygiene (up 1.8 per cent), Nestle India (up 1.49 per cent), Hindustan Unilever (up 0.95 per cent), Britannia Industries (up 0.59 per cent), Marico (up 0.55 per cent), United Spirits (up 0.44 per cent) and ITC (up 0.12 per cent) were among the top gainers.
The Nifty FMCG index was trading 0.3 per cent up at 31332.15 around 10:30 am.
Benchmark NSE Nifty50 index was up 3.75 points at 12347.05 , while the BSE Sensex was up 45.9 points at 41918.63 .
Among the 50 stocks in the Nifty index, 22 were trading in the green, while 26 were in the red.
Shares of Vodafone Idea, YES Bank, GMR Infra, SBI, BEL, SAIL, Tata Motors, JSPL, Federal Bank and NBCC were among the most traded shares on the NSE.
Source: Economic Times