Share market update: Oil & Gas shares trade mixed; HPCL up 2%

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NEW DELHI: The S&P BSE Oil & Gas index was trading 0.35 per cent up at 13,567.39 around 09:27 am with its components trading on a mixed note.

Shares of Hindustan Petroleum Corporation (up 2.18 per cent) , Indian Oil Corporation (up 1.87 per cent) , Bharat Petroleum Corporation (up 1.57 per cent) and Petronet LNG (up 0.53 per cent) were among the top gainers in the index.

Oil And Natural Gas Corporation (down 0.95 per cent), Reliance Industries (down 0.55 per cent) and Indraprastha Gas (down 0.22 per cent) appeared among the laggards.

Benchmark NSE Nifty50 index was down 29.15 points at 10,569.25 while BSE Sensex was down 131.42 points at 35,106.26 at that time.

Among the 50 stocks in the Nifty index, 25 were trading in the green, while 25 were in the red.

Shares of Infibeam Avenues, Vakrangee, Kwality, PC Jeweller, JP Associates, Reliance Communications, South Indian Bank, Spicejet, City Union Bank and Adani Ports SEZ were among the most traded shares on the NSE.

Source: Economic Times