NEW DELHI: Reliance Power with over 0.35 crore shares changing hands was leading among the most traded stocks on NSE on Tuesday.
Shares of Suzlon Energy (number of shares traded: 0.22 crore), Jet AirwaysNSE 0.34 % (number of shares traded: 0.13 crore), Jain Irrigation (number of shares traded: 0.11 crore), PC Jeweller (number of shares traded: 0.10 crore), YES Bank (number of shares traded: 0.09 crore), Vodafone Idea (number of shares traded: 0.07 crore), DHFL (number of shares traded: 0.06 crore), Reliance Capital (number of shares traded: 0.06 crore) and JSPL (number of shares traded: 0.06 crore) also featured among the the most traded stocks on the NSE.
RIL (Rs 19.58 crore) was leading the pack of most active stocks in value terms.
It was followed by Tata Steel (Rs 19.32 crore), Indiabulls Housing Finance (Rs 19.26 crore), ZEEL (Rs 14.15 crore), UPL (Rs 13.08 crore), Axis Bank (Rs 12.77 crore), YES Bank (Rs 12.59 crore), Piramal Enterprises (Rs 12.47 crore), Maruti Suzuki (Rs 11.63 crore) and TCS (Rs 11.41 crore).
The NSE Nifty index was trading 41.95 points down at 11,657.70 while the BSE Sensex was down 135.37 points at 38,987.59 around 09:17 am.
In the Nifty index, Oil And Natural Gas Corporation (up 0.79 per cent), NTPC (up 0.48 per cent), Power Grid Corporation of India (up 0.30 per cent), Larsen & Toubro (up 0.21 per cent) and Mahindra & Mahindra (up 0.18 per cent) were among the top gainers.
While Zee Entertainment Enterprises (down 2.26 per cent), Tata Steel (down 2.21 per cent), UPL (down 1.39 per cent), YES Bank (down 1.34 per cent) and Hero MotoCorp (down 1.30 per cent) were the top losers in the index.