Banks shares have been trading high since today’s morning session.
The top gainers are- Bandhan Bank (up 5.45%), Punjab National Bank (up 2.56%), HDFC Bank (up 1.83%), IndusInd Bank (up 1.73%), Bank of Baroda (up 1.27%), State Bank of India (up 1.17 %) and ICICI Bank (up 1.08%).
The Nifty Bank index was trading 0.5% up at Rs. 20784.7 around 12:19 PM.
Benchmark NSE Nifty50 index was down 19.80 points at 11314.05, while the BSE Sensex was down 52.78 points at 38304.4.
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 NSE -2.44 %, Tata Motors, Tata Motors (DVR) and Bharti Infratel were among the most traded shares on the NSE.
Shares of WABCO India, Granules India, Supreme Inds., AstraZeneca and Tube Investments of India Ltd. hit their fresh 52 week high in today’s trade, while Blue Chip India Ltd. hit fresh 52 week low in trade.