NEW DELHI: The Nifty Commodities index was trading flat with a negative bias in Tuesday’s afternoon session.
Shares of Reliance Industries (down 0.89 per cent), Pidilite Industries (down 0.86 per cent), UPL Ltd (down 0.79 per cent), Vedanta (down 0.61 per cent), HPCL (down 0.6 per cent), ACC (down 0.6 per cent), Tata Steel (down 0.44 per cent), UltraTech Cement (down 0.36 per cent), Steel Authority of India (down 0.35 per cent), Hindalco Industries (down 0.25 per cent) were the top losers in the index.
While Coal India (up 1.72 per cent), NTPC (up 1.29 per cent), Hindustan Zinc (up 0.89 per cent), Tata Chemicals (up 0.89 per cent), Dalmia Bharat (up 0.56 per cent), PI Industrial (up 0.41 per cent), National Mineral Development Corp (up 0.35 per cent), Oil India (up 0.13 per cent), ONGC (up 0.12 per cent), Tata Power Company (up 0.09 per cent) and Jindal Steel & Power (up 0.06 per cent) were among the top gainers.
The Nifty Commodities index was trading 0.05 per cent down at 3433.75 around 12:40 pm.
Benchmark NSE Nifty-50 index was down 39.20 points at 12216.65, while the BSE Sensex was 136.47 points at 41421.53.
Among the 50 stocks in the Nifty index, 19 were trading in the green, while 31 were in the red.
Shares of Vodafone Idea, YES Bank, Tata Motors, Indiabulls Housing Finance, SBI, SAIL, JSPL, Bank of Baroda, PFC and Ashok Leyland were among the most traded shares on the NSE.
Source: Economic Times