Buzzing stocks: YES Bank, HDFC Bank, SBI, ICICI Bank, RIL

Source: economictimes.indiatimes.com

NEW DELHI: Ashok Leyland with over 0.35 crore shares changing hands was leading among the most traded stocks on NSE on Monday. 

Shares of YES Bank (number of shares traded: 0.29 crore) , Spentex Ind (number of shares traded: 0.24 crore) , Idea Cellular (number of shares traded: 0.24 crore) , SBINSE 1.70 % (number of shares traded: 0.17 crore) , Reliance Communications (number of shares traded: 0.11 crore) , ICICI Bank (number of shares traded: 0.11 crore) , MPS Infotecnics (number of shares traded: 0.10 crore) , Tata Motors (number of shares traded: 0.10 crore) and PNB (number of shares traded: 0.10 crore) also featured among the most traded stocks on the NSE. 

HDFC BankNSE -0.27 % (Rs 49.31 crore) was leading the pack of most active stocks in value terms. 

It was followed by SBI (Rs 49.23 crore), ICICI Bank (Rs 44.42 crore), RIL (Rs 29.28 crore), Bajaj Finance (Rs 28.78 crore), Maruti Suzuki (Rs 28.26 crore), HDFC (Rs 24.71 crore), Ashok Leyland (Rs 22.86 crore), Indiabulls Housing Finance (Rs 18.63 crore) and YES Bank (Rs 18.11 crore). 

The NSE Nifty index was trading 108.65 points up at 10,938 while the BSE Sensex was up 338.46 points at 37,039.62 around 09:16 am. 

In the Nifty index, Indiabulls Housing Finance (up 6.10 per cent) , YES Bank (up 3.97 per cent) , State Bank of India (up 3.61 per cent) , Bajaj Finance (up 3.50 per cent) and Adani Ports & Special Economic Zone (up 3.13 per cent) were among the top gainers. 

While Vedanta (down 1.89 per cent) , Infosys (down 1.59 per cent) , HCL Technologies (down 1.39 per cent) , Tata Steel (down 1.16 per cent) and Kotak Mahindra Bank (down 0.65 per cent) were the top losers in the index.