NEW DELHI: YES Bank with over 6.60 crore shares changing hands was leading among the most traded stocks on NSE on Thursday.
Shares of CG Power and Industries (number of shares traded: 1.35 crore) , Reliance Communications (number of shares traded: 0.61 crore) , Karur Vysya Bank (number of shares traded: 0.44 crore) , NBCC (number of shares traded: 0.36 crore) , DHFL (number of shares traded: 0.24 crore) , GMR Infra (number of shares traded: 0.24 crore) , Reliance Power (number of shares traded: 0.21 crore) , Ashok Leyland (number of shares traded: 0.17 crore) and Indiabulls Housing Finance (number of shares traded: 0.16 crore) also featured among the most traded stocks on the NSE.
YES Bank (Rs 1385.50 crore) was also leading the pack of most active stocks in value terms.
It was followed by Indiabulls Housing Finance (Rs 106.48 crore), HDFC (Rs 53.84 crore), RIL (Rs 50.25 crore), Sun Pharma (Rs 38.10 crore) , Kotak Bank (Rs 37.87 crore) , Axis Bank (Rs 33.21 crore), Maruti Suzuki (Rs 32.05 crore), CG Power and Industries (Rs 30.21 crore) and Adani Ports SEZ (Rs 29.60 crore).
The NSE Nifty index was trading 35.25 points down at 10,758.40, while the BSE Sensex was down 104.57 points at 35,929.54 around 09:24 am.
In the Nifty index, YES Bank (up 20.24 per cent), Indiabulls Housing Finance (up 3.01 per cent) , Hero MotoCorp (up 1.80 per cent) , Eicher Motors (up 1.56 per cent) and Cipla (up 1.05 per cent) were among the top gainers.
While Hindustan Petroleum Corporation (down 4.18 per cent) , Bharti Airtel (down 2.85 per cent) , Bharti Infratel (down 2.56 per cent) , Coal India (down 2.04 per cent) and Indian Oil Corporation (down 1.85 per cent) were the top losers in the Nifty pack of stocks.