Today BSE Metal Index Was Trading 0.19 Per Cent Up
On Tuesday, the BSE metal & mining stocks were trading mixed in afternoon trade. Metal Index on BSE was trading 0.19 per cent up at 13,828 around 12:55 pm. Shares of Jindal Steel & Power, NMDC and Vedanta were the top gainers in the index.
Hindalco Industries, Hindustan Zinc and Steel Authority of India too were in the green. However, Tata Steel, Coal India, JSW Steel and Nalco were in the red in the index.
Today, Benchmark BSE Sensex was 50 points down at 37,872, while the NSE Nifty50 index was down 18 points at 11,421.
Out of 50 stocks in the Nifty index, 24 were trading in the green, while 26 were in the red. In the Sensex pack, 16 stocks were advancing and 15 stocks were declining.
Some leading stocks were SBI, M&M, Axis Bank and NTPC among Sensex index. On the other side, the top losers in the Sensex Index were ITC, Hero MotoCorp, PowerGrid, Bharti Airtel and HUL.