NEW DELHI: Mining stocks were trading higher on Wednesday at 11:15AM
Lexus Granito(up 4.97%), Aro Granite Industries(up 2.69%), Coal India(up 1.50%), Orissa Minerals Development Company(up 1.26%),
Dvpt Corporation(up 0.66%), Pokarna(up 0.46%), Madhav Marbles and Granites(up 0.46%), NMDC Ltd(up 0.41%) and 20 Microns(up 0.14%) were among the top gainers.
KIOCL(down 1.44%), Ashapura Minechem(down 0.94%), Oriental Trimex(down 0.32%) and MOIL(down 0.18%) were among the top losers.
The NSE Nifty50 index was trading 114.4 points down at 17541.2, while the 30-share BSE Sensex was down 403.87 points at 58793.12 at around 11:15AM.
Shree Cement(up 5.7%), UltraTech Cement(up 2.46%), Coal India(up 1.46%), Britannia Industries(up 1.03%), Nestle India(up 0.57%), Grasim Industries(up 0.41%), Bajaj Finance(up 0.21%), Adani Ports & Special Economic Zone(up 0.1%), Bajaj Finserv(up 0.07%) and UPL Ltd(up 0.05%) were among the top gainers in the Nifty pack.
On the other hand, Tata Motors(down 2.32%), Bajaj Auto(down 2.19%), Bharti Airtel(down 1.94%), Tech Mahindra(down 1.76%), Hindalco Industries(down 1.66%), IndusInd Bank(down 1.52%), HCL Technologies(down 1.43%), Kotak Mahindra Bank(down 1.42%),
Enterprises(down 1.35%) and Tata Steel(down 1.29%) were trading in the red.