Stock market update: Nifty Realty index zooms over 6%; DLF soars 9%

NEW DELHI: Nifty Realty index was trading with gains at 12:31PM (IST) on Thursday.

Shares of DLF (up 9.06 per cent), Godrej Properties (up 8.31 per cent), Prestige Estates Projects (up 8.26 per cent), Sunteck Realty (up 7.67 per cent) and Oberoi Realty (up 5.97 per cent) were among the top gainers.

While Phoenix Mills (down 0.33 per cent) was the sole loser in the index.

The Nifty Realty index was trading 6.44 per cent up at 232.9 around 12:31PM.

Benchmark NSE Nifty50 index was up 61.20 points at 11610.8, while the BSE Sensex was up 228.96 points at 39302.88.

Among the 50 stocks in the Nifty index, 30 were trading in the green, while 18 were in the red.

Shares of Tata Motors, Vodafone Idea, YES Bank, DLF and SBI were among the most traded shares on the NSE.

Shares of Tata Elxsi, Central Depository Services (India) Ltd., Strides Shasun , Atul Ltd and Dixon Technologies (India) Ltd. hit their fresh 52 week high in today’s trade.