In Tuesday’s session metal shares were trading high.
The top gainers in the index were- shares of Welspun Corp (up 4.93%), National Aluminium Company (up 4.01%), Hindustan Copper (up 3.78%), VEDL (up 3.52%), Ratnamani Metals & Tubes (up 2.97%), Steel Authority of India (up 2.3%), Tata Steel (up 2.27 %), Hindalco Industries (up 1.72%), NMDC Ltd (up 1.48%), Jindal Steel & Power (up 0.73%), JSW Steel (up 0.39%), MOIL (up 0.3%) and APL Apollo Tubes (up 0.11%).
The Nifty Metal index was trading 0.75% up at 1967.05 around 02:01 PM.
Benchmark NSE Nifty50 index was up 156.55 points at 9982.7, while the BSE Sensex was up 552.93 points at 33856.45.
Among the 50 stocks in the Nifty index, 38 were trading in the green, while 12 were in the red.