NEW DELHI: Shares of
, Lexus Granito(India), Empyrean Cashews Ltd.,
and Le Merite
., hit their fresh 52-week highs at 10:04AM(IST)on NSE.
Benchmark NSE Nifty index fell 70.9 points to 16169.15 amid selling in frontline bluechip stocks.
However, stocks such as Dishman Carbogen,
, touched their fresh 52-week low.
Overall, 16 shares traded in the green in Nifty50 index, while 34 traded in the red.
In the Nifty 50 index,
, SBI Life and
were among top gainers, while
and L&T traded in the red.
The BSE Sensex was trading 267.73 points down at 54097.12 at 10:04AM(IST).
Traders were seen piling up positions in Telecommunications, Gas & Petroleum, Power, Services and Rubber sectors, while selling was visible in Engineering, Agro Processing, Tourism & Hospitality, Media & Entertainment and IT – Hardware sectors.