Sensex and Nifty were witnessing range-bound action on Tuesday, a day after both the benchmark indices soared to fresh all-time highs.
Sensex and Nifty were witnessing range-bound action on Tuesday, a day after both the benchmark indices soared to fresh all-time highs. Broader markets were outperforming the benchmark with all midcap and smallcap indices on the NSE soaring higher. On the other hand, India VIX, the volatility index was down in the red, slipping 0.94%, giving up 16 levels. The outperformance in broader markets showed investors were focusing on stock-specific action on Dalal Street. High action was seen in Vodafone Idea stock that saw over 25 crore shares exchange hands on the NSE.
Volume toppers on NSE
Vodafone Idea saw the highest activity on Tuesday, sitting at the helm of the list of volume toppers on NSE. The stock was down 1.38% to trade at Rs 10.7 per share. According to NSE data 25.62 crore equity shares of Vodafone Idea exchanged hands on NSE.
Jaiprakash Power Ventures was second on the list of volume toppers on NSE on Tuesday. The stock was down 1.85% with 15 crore equity shares exchanged on NSE.
IDBI Bank saw a massive 17.54% jump on Tuesday, placing it third-highest in the volume topper list. Over 14.58 crore equity shares of IDBI Bank were involved in deals on Tuesday.
Suzlon Energy saw the fifth-largest volume activity on NSE on Tuesday. The stock price slipped nearly 4% with 9.33 crore equity shares exchanging hands on the bourses.
Volume shockers on NSE
Barbeque Nation Hospitality was among the top volume gainers on NSE on Tuesday. As many as 7.18 lakh shares of the stock were traded today, against the one-week average volume of 89,891 equity shares.
Future Enterprise limited was also seeing unusually high trading volume, according to data available on NSE. As many as 84 lakh shares of Future Enterprises traded hands as the stock soared 7%. This was higher than the one-week average of 10.59 lakh equity shares.
Future Retail was also seeing high volume on NSE as the stock jumped 11%. As many as 1.5 crore equity shares of the Future Group company exchanged hands on Tuesday, against the average volume of 24 lakh shares.