NEW DELHI: Shares of State Bank of India (Rs 448.35 crore), Tata Steel (Rs 338.39 crore), Bank of Baroda (Rs 155.55 crore) and ONGC (Rs 134.54 crore) were among the most active stocks in terms of value on NSE in morning trade on Monday.
Shares of HDFC (Rs 89.04 crore), YES Bank (Rs 68.20 crore), RIL (Rs 65.97 crore), TCS (Rs 62.20 crore), Maruti Suzuki (Rs 57.95 crore), SAIL (Rs 57.24 crore), Vedanta Ltd (Rs 54.58 crore) and Sun Pharma (Rs 47.02 crore) were also among the most active stocks in terms of value on NSE.
Domestic market indices registered a positive opening on Monday, tracking firm cues from other Asian markets. The gains were seen even as an index heavyweight SBI fell over 3 per cent on disappointing December quarter results.
The NSE Nifty index was trading 61.05 points up at 10,516, while the BSE Sensex was 200 points up at 34,205 around 09:45 am(IST).
Among the 50 stocks in the Nifty50 index, 40 were in the green, while 10 were in the red.
In the Nifty index, Tata Steel, Oil and Natural Gas Corporation, Axis Bank, Larsen & Toubro, Hero MotoCorp and Aurobindo Pharma were among the top gainers.
On the contrary, State Bank of India, Bharat Petroleum Corporation, HCL Technologies, Hindustan Petroleum Corporation and Coal India were among the losers in the Nifty pack of stocks.