NEW DELHI: YES Bank with over 0.18 crore shares changing hands was leading among the most traded stocks on NSE on Friday.
Shares of Dish TVNSE 1.79 % India (number of shares traded: 0.15 crore), Tata MotorsNSE 2.71 % (number of shares traded: 0.14 crore), India Grid Trust (number of shares traded: 0.11 crore), High Ground (number of shares traded: 0.10 crore), Indiabulls Housing Finance (number of shares traded: 0.10 crore), SITI Networks (number of shares traded: 0.08 crore), Castex Technologies (number of shares traded: 0.06 crore), PNB (number of shares traded: 0.06 crore) and JP Associates (number of shares traded: 0.05 crore) also featured among the most traded stocks on the NSE.
Indiabulls Housing Finance (Rs 42.01 crore) was leading the pack of most active stocks in value terms.
It was followed by Tech Mahindra (Rs 35.61 crore), InfosysNSE 0.73 % (Rs 21.03 crore), RIL (Rs 20.76 crore), Tata Motors (Rs 16.59 crore), Bharti Airtel (Rs 15.71 crore), HDFC Bank (Rs 15.20 crore), Sun Pharma (Rs 13.80 crore), HDFC (Rs 11.87 crore) and YES Bank (Rs 11.27 crore).
The NSE Nifty index was trading 43.90 points up at 10,891.80, while the BSE Sensex was up 160.51 points at 36,804.93 around 09:16 am.
In the Nifty index, Tech Mahindra (up 3.12 per cent), Tata Motors (up 1.86 per cent), Britannia Industries (up 1.46 per cent), Infosys (up 1.29 per cent) and Power Grid Corporation of India (up 1.10 per cent) were among the top gainers.
While Indiabulls Housing Finance (down 5.29 per cent), Sun Pharmaceutical Industries (down 2.04 per cent), YES Bank (down 1.45 per cent), Hindalco Industries (down 0.87 per cent) and Bharat Petroleum Corporation (down 0.41 per cent) were among the top losers in the index.