Market Now: Tech Mahindra, MindTree lift Nifty IT index up
NEW DELHI: Gains in Tech Mahindra (up 2.24 per cent), MindTree (up 1.17 per cent) and Tata Consultancy Services (up 1.04 per cent) lifted Nifty IT index up in afternoon trade on Wednesday.
The Nifty IT index was trading 0.22 per cent up at 11,194 around 12:40 pm (IST).
Shares of Infosys (up 0.21 per cent), Infibeam Incorporation (up 0.11 per cent) and Oracle Financial Services Software (up 0.03 per cent) were also trading up.
However, HCL Technologies (down 1.89 per cent), KPIT Technologies (down 1.26 per cent), Tata Elxsi (down 0.79 per cent) and Wipro (down 0.32 per cent) were trading down around that time.
Benchmark NSE Nifty50 index was 39 points down at 10,148, while the BSE Sensex was 111 points down at 32,831.
Among the 51 stocks in the Nifty50 index, 19 were trading in the green, while 31 were in the red.
Shares of Bharat Petroleum Corporation, Hindustan Petroleum Corporation, Eicher Motors, Tech Mahindra, Ambuja Cements and Indian Oil Corporation were among the top gainers in the Nifty50 index.
However, Oil & Natural Gas Corporation, Sun Pharma, Hindalco Industries, Vedanta, Indiabulls Housing Finance and HCL Technologies were among the top losers.
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Via:: Economic Times – Stocks