Buzzing stocks: YES Bank, Vodafone Idea, Ashok Leyland, Bank of Baroda
The NSE Nifty index was trading 3.20 points up at 11,911.35.
Shares of Vodafone Idea (number of shares traded: 3.04 crore) , Ashok Leyland (number of shares traded: 1.07 crore) , Bank of Baroda (number of shares traded: 0.91 crore) , Reliance Power (number of shares traded: 0.91 crore) , Indiabulls Housing Finance (number of shares traded: 0.59 crore), Tata Power (number of shares traded: 0.49 crore), JSPL (number of shares traded: 0.44 crore), Lakshmi Vilas Bank (number of shares traded: 0.37 crore) and Edelweiss Fin (number of shares traded: 0.37 crore) also featured among the most traded stocks on the NSE.
YES Bank (Rs 252.25 crore) was also leading the pack of most active stocks in value terms.
It was followed by Indiabulls Housing Finance (Rs 148.10 crore) , ICICI Bank (Rs 122.63 crore) , HDFC Bank (Rs 99.74 crore) , Infosys (Rs 91.60 crore) , Stampede Cap (Rs 90.96 crore) , Bank of Baroda (Rs 87.41 crore) , Tata Steel (Rs 85.46 crore) , SBI (Rs 79.54 crore) and Ashok Leyland (Rs 77.88 crore).
The NSE Nifty index was trading 3.20 points up at 11,911.35, while the BSE Sensex was up 29.93 points at 40,353.54 around 09:31 am.
In the Nifty index, Indiabulls Housing Finance (up 4.66 per cent) , YES Bank (up 3.19 per cent) , Tata Motors (up 1.18 per cent) , Zee Entertainment Enterprises (up 1.13 per cent) and Bharti Airtel (up 1.12 per cent) were among the top gainers.
While Sun Pharmaceutical Industries (down 2.50 per cent) , Cipla (down 1.60 per cent) , Grasim Industries (down 1.12 per cent) , Coal India (down 0.67 per cent) and HCL Technologies (down 0.63 per cent) were the top losers in the index.