NEW DELHI: The Nifty Auto index closed on a positive note on Thursday.
Shares of Bharat Forge(up 3.88 per cent), Bajaj Auto(up 1.78 per cent), TVS Motor Company(up 1.6 per cent), Eicher Motors(up 1.39 per cent) and Maruti Suzuki(up 1.37 per cent) ended the day as top gainers in the pack.
On the other hand, TIINDIA(down 5.14 per cent), Hero MotoCorp(down 0.4 per cent), Bosch(down 0.33 per cent), Tata Motors(down 0.18 per cent) and Amara Raja Batteries(down 0.13 per cent) finished as the top losers of the day.
The Nifty Auto index closed 0.53 per cent up at 11316.6.
Benchmark NSE Nifty50 index ended down 179.35 points at 17745.9, while the BSE Sensex stood down 621.31 points at 59601.84.
Among the 50 stocks in the Nifty index, 15 ended in the green, while 34 closed in the red.
Shares of JP Power, Vodafone Idea, YES Bank, Suzlon Energy and Alok Industries were among the most traded shares on the NSE.
Shares of Nahar Capital, Compuage Infocom, GRP Ltd, Lagnam Spintex and Manaksia Steels hit their fresh 52-week highs in today’s trade, while Policy Bazaar, Shri Ram Switchgears, McDowell Hold, PayTM and SVP Global hit their fresh 52-week lows.
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