Benchmark indices BSE Sensex and NSE Nifty extended losses, and continued to trade in red. Sensex lost 375 points, at 59,089.5 while Nifty 50 was down by 0.77% at 17,330.5. The broader markets largely were in red, but a few small-cap indices traded flat. Sectorally, Nifty IT, Metal, FMCG and Media all traded with sharp cuts, down up to 3.5%. HDFC Bank, Reliance Securities, Adani Enterprises, ICICI Bank and Infosys are the most active Nifty 50 stocks intraday.
Nifty 50 Gainers and Losers
On the NSE Nifty index, the top winners are Kotak Bank, ICICI Bank, HDFC, SBI, NTPC, with Kotak Bank up by 1.23%. The biggest laggards are Adani Enterprises, Bajaj Auto, Tata Steel, UPL and Eicher Motors, with Adani Enterprises down 7.81%.
Price band hitters
On the NSE Nifty, 52 stocks hit their upper price band. MEP Infrastructure Developers, Arshiya, Shree Ram Proteins, PC Jeweller, Sanghi Industries, NMDC Steel, Alok Industries, Pressman Advertising, Ritco Logistics were among the scrips. 83 stocks hit their lower price band including Adani Power
Stocks at 52 week highs and lows
On the NSE Nifty, 23 stocks hit their 52 week highs including Krishana Phoschem, NINtec Systems, Sky Gold, Zen Technologies , Goyal Aluminiums, Vaishali Pharma, Career Point, Capri Global Cap, Nippon India ETF Nifty CPSE Bond Plus SDL Sep 2024 50-50, Raj Rayon Industries, Pressman Advertising among others.
Alternatively, 230 stocks including Alkyl Amines Chemicals, V-Mart Retail, HIL, Tatva Chintan Pharma Chem, ACC
Transwarranty Finance, Shree Ram Proteins, Reliance Chemotex Industries, Biofil Chemicals & Pharmaceuticals, Allsec Technologies, Affle (India), Praxis Home Retail, Shree Rama Newsprint are among the volume gainers on the NSE index.