NEW DELHI: Nifty Auto index was trading higher at 12:36PM (IST) on Thursday.
Shares of Eicher Motors (up 3.63 per cent), Maruti Suzuki (up 2.3 per cent), Ashok Leyland (up 0.95 per cent), Balkrishna Industries (up 0.86 per cent) and Hero MotoCorp (up 0.86 per cent) were among the top gainers.
While Bosch (down 1.18 per cent), Exide Industries (down 0.96 per cent), Bharat Forge (down 0.94 per cent), Mahindra & Mahindra (down 0.38 per cent) and TVS Motor Company (down 0.22 per cent) were the top losers in the index.
The Nifty Auto index was trading 0.97 per cent up at 8054.4 around 12:36PM.
Benchmark NSE Nifty50 index was down 5.90 points at 11529.1, while the BSE Sensex was down 68.82 points at 39017.21.
Among the 50 stocks in the Nifty index, 30 were trading in the green, while 20 were in the red.
Shares of Vodafone Idea, Tata Motors, YES Bank, Zee Ent. and Vedanta were among the most traded shares on the NSE.
Shares of Tata Consumer Products, Adani Green Energy Ltd., Hathway Cable, Tube Investments of India Ltd. and AstraZeneca hit their fresh 52 week high in today’s trade, while Aaron Industries Ltd., Kuantum Papers Ltd. and Twentyfirst Century Management Services Ltd. hit fresh 52 week low in trade.