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Share market update: Metal shares shine; Coal India rises over 1%

NEW DELHI: Metal shares were trading with gains in Tuesday’s morning session.

Shares of Coal India (up 1.55 per cent) , APL Apollo Tubes (up 1.41 per cent) , Welspun Corp (up 1.19 per cent) , Hindustan Zinc (up 0.89 per cent) , National Aluminium Company (up 0.79 per cent) , Steel Authority of India (up 0.46 per cent) , Jindal Steel & Power (up 0.42 per cent) , Hindustan Copper (up 0.39 per cent) , Hindalco Industries (up 0.37 per cent) , VEDL (up 0.19 per cent) , JSW Steel (up 0.06 per cent) and National Mineral Development Corp (up 0.04 per cent) were among the top gainers.

The Nifty Metal index was trading 0.5 per cent up at 2810.5 around 10:19 am.

Benchmark NSE Nifty50 index was down 45.15 points at 12210.7 , while the BSE Sensex was 160.76 points at 41397.24 .

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, Tata Motors, SAIL, SBI, Ashok Leyland, JSPL, Bank of Baroda and IDFC First Bank were among the most traded shares on the NSE.

Source: Economic Times