Auto, Realty stocks lead in today’s trade

The Nifty Auto index rose over 1% at 8,264.25 led by Motherson Sumi, TVS Motors, Maruti, Hero MotoCorp, and M&M.

Feb 22, 2019 05:02 IST India Infoline News Service

Equity benchmark indices were oscillating between gains and losses in Friday's morning session amid mixed global cues. The Sensex rose slightly 13 points to 35,912, while the Nifty was up 3 points at 10,793.

The market breadth was positive with 1,124 shares advancing, 491 shares declining, and 440 remaining unchanged.

The Nifty Auto index rose over 1% at 8,264.25 led by Motherson Sumi, TVS Motor, Maruti, Hero MotoCorp, and  M&M which gained 2-1%, respectively.

Ashok Leyland gained 1.5% after ~17.4 lakh shares changed hands in a block deal on the NSE.

Tata Motors, MRF, and Exide were trading up 1% each.

The Realty index was also up 1% led by Unitech, Oberoi Realty, Brigade, DLF, and Prestige.

From the banking space, SBI, Syndicate Bank, Bank Of India, and J&K Bank gained in today’s session. On the flip side, IDBOI Bank, Central Bank, Indian Bank, and Union Bank were trading in the negative territory.

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