NEW DELHI: Metal shares were trading on a mixed note in Friday’s morning session.
Shares of Welspun Corp (up 1.94 per cent) , APL Apollo Tubes (up 1.45 per cent) , Coal India (up 0.81 per cent) , Hindustan Copper (up 0.77 per cent) , Ratnamani Metals & Tubes (up 0.49 per cent) and MOIL (up 0.46 per cent) were among the top gainers.
While Jindal Steel & Power (down 2.69 per cent) , National Mineral Development Corp (down 1.7 per cent) , Steel Authority of India (down 1.3 per cent) , JSW Steel (down 1.23 per cent) , Tata Steel (down 0.75 per cent) , Hindustan Zinc (down 0.38 per cent) , National Aluminium Company (down 0.23 per cent) , Hindalco Industries (down 0.05 per cent) and VEDL (down 0.03 per cent) were the top losers in the index.
The Nifty Metal index was trading 0.32 per cent down at 2730.1 around 10:23 am.
Benchmark NSE Nifty50 index was up 49.55 points at 12176.1 , while the BSE Sensex was up 159.77 points at 41323.53 .
Among the 50 stocks in the Nifty index, 33 were trading in the green, while 16 were in the red.
Shares of YES Bank, Vodafone Idea, Bank of Baroda, PNB, SBI, Ibull HousingFin, JSPL, Exide Inds., SAIL and Union Bank India were among the most traded shares on the NSE.
Source: Economic Times