Market Now: Tata Steel, RIL among most active stocks in terms of value
Tata Consultancy Services (Rs 52.98 crore), HDFC (Rs 51.24 crore), State Bank of India (Rs 50.58 crore), Coal India (Rs 50.21 crore), Aurobindo Pharma (Rs 45.80 crore), YES Bank (Rs 42.85 crore), Sun Pharma (Rs 39.63 crore), Punjab National Bank (Rs 38.95 crore) and Maruti Suzuki (Rs 35.61 crore) were also among the most active stocks in terms of value on NSE.
Equity benchmarks were in the red on selling in oil, bank and IT stocks amid weak global cues.
The NSE Nifty index was trading 49 points down at 10,311, while the BSE Sensex was down 169 points at 33,517 around 09:30 am (IST).
Among the 50 stocks in the Nifty50 pack, 16 were trading in the green, while 34 were in the red.
Aurobindo Pharma (up 1.89 per cent), Mahindra & Mahindra (up 1.42 per cent), Bharti Infratel (up 1.01 per cent), Zee Entertainment Enterprises (up 0.87 per cent) and Lupin (up 0.75 per cent) were the top gainers in the Nifty index.
On the other hand, Coal India (down 5.01 per cent), Kotak Mahindra Bank (down 1.30 per cent), Bharat Petroleum Corporation (down 1.28 per cent), NTPC (down 1.27 per cent) and Indian Oil Corporation (down 1.22 per cent) were the top losers in the Nifty pack of stocks.